Rangers play-by-play announcer Dave Barnett made headlines last month when a migraine led to an odd description of a game between the Rangers and Padres, and on Monday he announced that he would not be returning to the booth this season. “A 2-1 game, the tying run at second on a leadoff single by Chase Headley,” Barnett stated in the eighth inning of the game on June 18.
Nicklas Bendtner has accidentally broken UEFA rules regarding sponsorship. The Arsenal striker lifted his shirt after scoring for Denmark against Portugal at Euro 2012 on Wednesday (June 13) to reveal his green underpants bearing the logo of bookmakers Paddy Power. © PA Images / Michael Probst/AP Denmark’s football association are sponsored by Ladbrokes, and have told the player that he must not wear the item of clothing again.
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The Broncos currently have D.J. Harper and Drew Wright at running back. Beyond that, there are a lot of questions. We have already looked at how the Broncos might compensate for the thinness of the roster with the additions of mobile quarterbacks and the creative usage of wide receivers or defensive players.
Posted: Saturday, May 26, 2012 12:30 am Streaker at Cardinals game states he lost a bet AP The Hour Publishing Company | ST.
What’s an Indian Premier League (IPL) without controversy? Lalit Modi, the disgraced creator of the IPL, who was ousted as its chief in 2010 over a series of corruption charges, said IPL is all about “cricket, entertainment and Bollywood”. The IPL’s update on the staid colonial game of cricket — faster, bigger-hitting and consumer-orientated — reflects the sensibilities of India’s new middle class millions, who pack the stadiums every night to watch the short season.
The Japan Times periodically features interviews with players in the bj-league. Lance Allred of the Kyoto Hannaryz is the subject of this week’s profile. College: Weber State (first attended Utah) Noteworthy: Allred represented Kyoto in the 2011-12 All-Star Game at Saitama Super Arena.
STOCKHOLM Fans who attended Norways 12-4 romp over Germany on Sunday should hold on to their ticket stubs, because they witnessed something pretty rare. It was a crazy game, stated Norways Marius Holtet. Weve been beaten by double digits before, but not won. Patrick Thoresens six-point explosion paced the squad in polar bear jerseys to this romp, which was unprecedented for Norway in the modern era.
Betting on the Super Bowl coin flip used to be considered crazy business. Those odds are simple: 50/50. But times have changed, and people can wager on bets that have nothing to do with the Super Bowl – from the color of Madonna’s hair during the halftime show to the color of Gatorade that is dumped on the winning head coach.
It was not a good “first” to witness. The Fond du Lac boys hockey team gave up three shorthanded goals in a 4-1 loss to visiting Cedarburg on Saturday at the Blue Line Family Ice Center. “Tonight was a weird game,” stated Fondy coach Ryan Sarazin. “I can honestly state I have not seen, in my hockey career, three shorthanded goals in two periods.