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4 hrs ago | CNN
At first glance, the UAE seems ill-suited to ice hockey. The country boasts summer temperatures of up to 120 degrees Fahrenheit , and the only snow and ice to be found is usually in fabricated form in a shopping mall.
8 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane
Sam Fuld and Brandon Moss hit solo home runs, Jon Lester combined with three relievers on a seven-hitter and the Oakland Athletics beat the Seattle Mariners 4-0 on Sunday afternoon. Oakland won consecutive games for the first time in three weeks and more importantly stretched its lead in the AL wild card race.
12 hrs ago | St. Louis Game Time
Norway's Mathis Olimb begs Jori Lehtera to take him to St. Louis because he needs to buy fresh okra. - Martin Rose Click some links while you wait to watch football, or while you wait to tell people you refuse to watch football.
16 hrs ago | Gazetteandherald.co.uk
It's been fast and franctic but Swindon have finally started to see a bit more of the puck, with Aaron Nell testing the Manchester goalie with a slapshot Not the start the visitors would have wanted. This match has started at quite a tempo and the hosts show no sign of letting up after taking an early lead Cats get off to the worse possible start.
21 hrs ago | Detroit News
Sunday marks the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Baltimore. It was near the end of another war with Great Britain - the War of 1812.
Goaltender Jonathan Quick of the Los Angeles Kings makes a save as ice flies into his mask in double overtime against the New York Rangers during Game 5 of the 2014 Stanley Cup Final at Staples Center on June 13, 2014. While Los Angeles Kings general manager Dean Lombardi told the L.A. Times his goalie hasn't suffered any setbacks after off-season wrist surgery, the team is being patient.
When Daniel and Henrik Sedin walked out of Kent elementary's library doors and into the playground on Saturday afternoon, the cheers could be heard from well down the block. The hockey superstars hadn't announced their visit, and for some young fans, the event was too good to be true.
As we work out the kinks, a little but of late summer game recapping for you all. Where the who and what they did is actually more important than the results, especially if your team is on the short end.
Players are skating , and NHL training camps are within sniffing distance. So we are warming up our emotional engines to conjure all the irrational excitement, hatred and other strongly worded feelings that accompany an eight-month devotion to watching men making billions playing a game.
A jam-packed weekend of live music. Breakdown below... SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 13 Heatstroke Hot Rod Hoedown 11 with The Downshifters, GoToHells, Ober Rivers and his DUIs & more The annual underground music fest has plenty of diversions to keep your Saturday occupied: hot rods, roller derby grrls, food and brews, and nearly a dozen rag-tag Central ... (more)
The ladies' first team was led by head coach Hannah Macleod, back after injury and playing her first tournament since the 2014 Hockey World Cup. They recorded victories against Cheltenham and Staines on Saturday followed by Sunday wins against West Herts and Bedford .
The attorney for Adrian Peterson says the Minnesota Vikings star running back has been indicted by a Texas grand jury on a charge of child abuse. Attorney Rusty Hardin says the charge in Montgomery County accused Peterson of using a branch, or switch, to spank his son.
Langley Knights' Levi De Waal celebrates one of his two first-period goals in a 7-4 victory over the Mission City Outlaws on Sept. 11 at the George Preston Recreation Centre.
Jun 1, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Blackhawks center Jonathan Toews and right wing Marian Hossa during the national anthem prior to the first period in game seven of the Western Conference Final of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Los Angeles Kings at the United Center. Mandatory Credit: Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY Sports We are at the tale end of the offseason and without any real news to report this morning there is reel news to show.
Mutaz Essa Barshim is a 23-year-old Qatari track-and-field athlete who set the world's second-highest high-jump mark of all time with a leap of 2.43 meters at a competition last week in Brussels, Belgium. The video above shows Barshim's feat, which is quite astonishing.
When Ria Jones received her Black Belt Second Dan at Neyland Judo Club, Bill Carne was honoured to present her with the beautifully embroidered belt, watch her being thrown around by every member there, and then talk to her about her achievements . . . WHEN Ria Jones achieved her Second Dan Black Belt at Neyland Judo Club everyone was delighted for her but her reward at the very next training session was to go on the mat and be thrown by every member at the session, from club coach Damon McGarvie down to a nine year old.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 10:54 pm
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