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Brooklyn Nets to rest players vs. Bulls Wednesday night

Brooklyn Nets to rest players vs. Bulls Wednesday night

The Pacers (42-40) made the playoffs, so the 2nd-round pick they owe the Nets gets pushed back a year. He's the first to recognize that they're a much better defensive team than an offensive team, something that he's understood since training camp, all the while hoping that the offensive play will eventually catch up.



Brussels welcome call for United Kingdom elections

The dollar fell sharply against a basket of major currencies on Tuesday weighed by geopolitical events while sterling rose to a two-and-half month high, after UK Prime Minister Theresa May announced plans to call an early election. May ruled out participating in televised debates with other leaders. The Labour leader, Jeremy Corbyn, said: " Britain is being held back by her government".


Butler signs, but could be dealt

Butler signs, but could be dealt

The Bills have until Monday to decide to match that offer. Will the Patriots distribute touches between four running backs in 2017? His strong pass-catching skills and willingness to pick up the blitz are part of what makes him an asset to the team in that role.


Ex-Patriots player Aaron Hernandez dead after hanging self

Ex-Patriots player Aaron Hernandez dead after hanging self

Prison officials said Hernandez hanged himself with bedsheets inside his prison cell. The athlete was discovered around 3:05 am and transported to a local hospital, whereby he was pronounced dead at 4:07 am. Team spokesman Stacey James said the Patriots were aware of the reports of Hernandez's suicide but didn't anticipate the club commenting on it Wednesday.


Rangers aim to locate missing offense vs. Canadiens

Rangers aim to locate missing offense vs. Canadiens

It was a good-looking hard hit, from a team that looked like it was going to struggle to cross the 10-shot threshold. "Every time you win you kind of change the momentum", Plekanec said. Then Radulov, with his third point of the night, jammed the puck under Lundqvist from the edge of the crease in OT. "They're a good team and they came close again".



Ashley Young: 'Manchester United expected to beat Chelsea'

Martial has scored seven goals this term and been left out of the United squad entirely on occasions, including Sunday's impressive 2-0 win against Premier League leaders Chelsea. Mkhitaryan's 37th-minute strike at Constant Vanden Stock Stadium last week looked set to give United victory, only for Leander Dendoncker's header to draw Anderlecht level four minutes from time.