All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Yahoo Sports’

Paul George Could Miss Next NBA Season

“It was difficult to watch the injury that Paul George sustained,” Adam Silver, Commissioner of the National Basketball Association, said in a statement released on Saturday, echoing sentiments felt by spectators, coaches, and players alike. The Pacers’ All-Star’s injury, which occurred during Team USA’s exhibition game in Las Vegas at the Thomas & Mack Center Friday night, happened when George …

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Oscar Pistorius Acted Out Of Fear, Expert Says

The defense team of paralympian Oscar Pistorius sought on Thursday to show that the double-amputee sprinter acted out of fear rather than anger when he shot and killed his lover Reeva Steenkamp, and a leading sports doctor agreed. Dr. Wayne Derman testified on Thursday that he agreed with the court-ordered psychiatric report on Oscar Pistorius that stated there are “two …

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Cleveland Cavaliers Reach Agreement With Blatt

For the third time in three years, the Cleveland Cavaliers have a new head coach. His name is David Blatt. While you may not know his name, many in NBA circles do. Blatt has been successful in two decades of coaching overseas and his hiring, as reported by first by the Cleveland Plain Dealer and later by Yahoo! Sports, has …

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Montreal Canadiens Dominated By Rangers In Game One

With both the New York Rangers and Montreal Canadiens coming off big wins against top teams (Pittsburgh and Boston, respectively), it would be easy to assume that both teams would take the ice ready to play in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals. One team showed up and scored seven goals. The other scored only two goals and seemed …

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San Jose Sharks: To Reload Or To Rebuild

Vacations are usually a welcomed break from work, filled with enjoyment. But not for the San Jose Sharks, losers in their first-round playoff series with the Los Angeles Kings. Perennial playoff underachievers, the San Jose Sharks have questions to answer this off-season. Many questions. They started Wednesday night when the Sharks fell at home 5-1 to the Kings in Game …

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Cleveland Browns Bringing In Vince Young To Tryout

As the National Football League draft of 2014 rapidly approaches, the Cleveland Browns are scouring the league for possible quarterbacks, even as Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel remains a possibility for the holder of the fourth pick in the draft. Among the players the Browns are bringing in for upcoming minicamps are former top-three draft pick Vince Young and NFL …

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Yahoo Makes Another Sports-Related Acquisition With Hitpost

Yahoo has made yet another acquisition. This time it’s Hitpost, the company behind a handful of sports betting and polling apps. The acquisition was first reported by TechCrunch, but now Hitpost says in a message on its homepage: We are excited to announce that Hitpost is joining Yahoo! To us, Yahoo is a both a legendary tech company and an …

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Yahoo Redesigns A Bunch More Of Its Sites

Yahoo announced today that it is rolling out a redesign of Yahoo Sports, Yahoo Movies, Yahoo Music, Yahoo TV, Yahoo omg!, Yahoo Games and Yahoo Weather. “This is the next step in building a more modern, consistent and personalized Yahoo! following our new homepage design and redesigned Yahoo! News,” the company says. It also follows big redesigns for Yahoo Mail …

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