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Wed, 15 Feb 2017 05:48:54 GMTAdrian, the Irish Setter, and his handler, Adam Bernardin, after winning the sporting group.A year after being favored to win it all, Rumor, a German shepherd, won top honors at the 141st Westminster Dog Show.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 05:30:30 GMTSaturday’s match between Hapoel Beer Sheva and Hapoel Ashkelon at Turner Stadium in Beersheba, Israel. Beer Sheva is the defending Israeli soccer champion.Hapoel Beer Sheva, the only professional soccer team in Israel owned by a woman, is looking to repeat its unlikely title run of last year.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 01:51:11 GMTReliever Andrew Miller on Tuesday. “We can’t claim ‘poor little us’ anymore,” he said of the Indians, who lost the World Series in seven games last season.Cleveland, which lost to the Cubs in seven games in the World Series, signed the slugger Edwin Encarnacion and will get some injured veterans back this season.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 01:59:53 GMTRafael Nadal, left, with his uncle Toni Nadal, who plans to step down as his primary coach at year’s end.Toni Nadal, the uncle and primary coach of the 14-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal since he was 3, plans to step down at the end of the year.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:57:49 GMTCharles Oakley in 2011. He said Tuesday that he would be unwilling, at least for now, to accept an invitation to attend another Knicks game.A day after a private meeting with the owner Dolan seemed to end his ban from Madison Square Garden, Oakley said he would not be quick to forgive.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 10:06:51 GMTThe show is a flurry of activity, but stopping to take a close look at the animals reveals the mesmerizing qualities that make each breed unique.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 01:23:56 GMTConstruction crews are trying to finish improvements to the Yankees’ spring training home before preseason games begin.The Yankees enter the season as young and untested as they have been in decades: They could have as many as five starting players under age 28 on opening day.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 03:25:41 GMTThe Mets’ David Wright at Citi Field last year. He had season-ending surgery in June.Wright, a third baseman who had season-ending disk surgery in June and continues to deal with spinal stenosis, has been in training camp for weeks but has not thrown a baseball since May.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:55:15 GMTHandlers and their dogs prepared for their shot at Best in Show at the Westminster Dog Show at Madison Square Garden on Tuesday.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:52:32 GMTClint Dempsey, center, with beard, and teammates at a Seattle Sounders workout in preparation for the M.L.S. season.Dempsey learned in 2016 that he had an irregular heartbeat and was sidelined in December as Seattle won its first M.L.S. Cup, but he hopes to be on the field for the start of the coming season.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:37:15 GMTCarmelo Anthony, among others, has been mentioned in rumors, but Hornacek said he was planning on leading the same roster after the All-Star game break.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 22:22:37 GMTCats at Westminster? While some fur may have been ruffled and human hackles raised, the felines don’t seem to care.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:04:09 GMTTug McGraw pitching for the Mets in the 1973 World Series.A hallway of Philadelphia’s spring training home has photos of McGraw (who was on the 1980 title team) and Ryan Howard (2008) with the words, “Ya Gotta Believe.”
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 15:41:42 GMTWest Virginia’s players went to their bench during a timeout late in their loss at Kansas on Monday night.An incredible comeback by Kansas sealed the win, in overtime, but bookmakers continue to show great respect for the Mountaineers.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 14:00:27 GMTCharles Oakley, shown here in 2011, was arrested after tussling with security guards at Madison Square Garden at a Knicks game on Feb. 8. He has had a contentious relationship with the team’s owner, James L. Dolan.The city has had its share of dust-ups between the men who own sports teams and those employed by the franchises.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 10:00:03 GMTHow the current moment has changed the pressures on players, coaches and other to speak out or be silent.