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Daily Archives: April 19, 2018

Playoff playing time ‘cut short’

MILWAUKEE — Bucks forward Jabari Parker aired his frustration Thursday with a lack of playing time in the first two games of a first-round playoff series against the Boston Celtics. Parker, who is participating in his first postseason after missing chunks of the past two

Lance Armstrong settles $100m US government lawsuit for $5m

Lance Armstrong won six of his seven Tour de France titles with US Postal before he was stripped of them all Lance Armstrong has agreed to pay $5m (£3.5m) to the US government to settle a long-running lawsuit that could have cost him $100m (£71m)

NHL suspends Nashville Predators forward Ryan Hartman for Game 5

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The NHL has suspended Nashville Predators forward Ryan Hartman for Game 5 against the Colorado Avalanche for an illegal check to the head of Carl Soderberg. The league’s Department of Player Safety issued the suspension Thursday after a hearing. Nashville’s Ryan Hartman

Dwight Freeney to sign with Indianapolis Colts and retire

INDIANAPOLIS — Pass-rush specialist Dwight Freeney is ending his NFL career in the place he started it. Freeney, who brought havoc on quarterbacks for most of his 16-year playing career, will sign a contract with the Indianapolis Colts and then immediately retire. The team will

100-ball innings: Fans and players react to new ECB proposals

Plans for a 100-ball innings have been described as “perfect for families and children” The reaction to proposals for a ‘100-ball innings’ in the new eight-team, city-based tournament has been somewhat mixed. The England and Wales Cricket Board’s plans for the competition which starts in