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Cult of Hockey: Oilers prospect Anton Slepyshev's first North American season was a learning experience

2016 Edmonton Oilers prospects: #9 Anton Slepyshev Previously: #6 in 2015 One of the more interesting developments of the Craig MacTavish regime was the double–trade at the 2013 draft that ultimately turned one second round draft choice into five picks in Rounds Three and Four. Perhaps you’ll remember them: #37 overall traded for #57, #88 […]
Full Count | WEEI 24 mins ago

Sunday Red Sox Farm Report: C Dan Butler 4-for-4 for PawSox; top draft pick Jason Groome allows 1 run in 2 IP for GCL Sox

Here’s a look a the action in the Red Sox farm system on Saturday. TRIPLE-A PAWTUCKET RED SOX (69-64): L, 7-2, at Syracuse (Nationals) — Catcher Dan Butler had half of his team’s hits, going 4-for-4 with a double. The 29-year-old bumped his average 16 points to .305 in 43 games with the PawSox. — […]
The Republican 25 mins ago

Dustin Pedroia, Yoan Moncada in same Boston Red Sox infield together will be much better than an infield with just one of them

The Red Sox need Dustin Pedroia with David Ortiz retiring after this season. An infield with both Pedroia and Yoan Moncada is better than an infield with just one.
Pochettino says Liverpool played the perfect counter-attack against Tottenham

Pochettino says Liverpool played the perfect counter-attack against Tottenham

Argentine boss Pochettino was impressed with the attacking prowess of Liverpool at White Hart Lane
MASN Sports 30 mins ago

Looking for an elusive win at Yankee Stadium - Steve Melewski

NEW YORK - We certainly would not expect to hear any players or manager Buck Showalter say or admit it, but the Orioles have to be a bit shaken by the events of this weekend at Yankee Stadium. They came...
Liverpool Echo 34 mins ago
Everton skipper Phil Jagielka hails 'talker' Ashley Williams and says new boy's experience is a lift for Blues

Everton skipper Phil Jagielka hails 'talker' Ashley Williams and says new boy's experience is a lift for Blues

Phil Jagielka has been pleased with the impact Ashley Williams has made so far
Liverpool Daily Post 36 mins ago
Liverpool defender Andre Wisdom wanted by Celtic

Liverpool defender Andre Wisdom wanted by Celtic

Defender will be allowed to leave Anfield if a suitable offer is received
Manchester Evening News 39 mins ago
Yaya Toure future decided by Man City coach Guardiola

Yaya Toure future decided by Man City coach Guardiola

The Manchester City midfielder made his first appearance of the season in midweek when he played against Steaua Bucharest.
Derby Evening Telegraph 44 mins ago
Derby County transfer talk: Aston Villa and Hull now firm...

Derby County transfer talk: Aston Villa and Hull now firm...

Derby County look to be out of the running to sign Bristol City striker Jonathan Kodjia. Kodjia's more likely destination now appears to be either the Rams' Championship rivals Aston Villa or Premier League side Hull City. Derby were interested in the Ivory Coast front man but were not in for the player at the figures that have been reported - £10m rising to £14m - I understand. READ MORE: Kodjia left out of squad to face Villa due to transfer interestIn the end, a deal to take...
Manchester Evening News 52 mins ago
Manchester United Reserves vs Chelsea LIVE score and goal updates

Manchester United Reserves vs Chelsea LIVE score and goal updates

Manchester United Reserves were savaged by Warren Joyce after Mondays defeat at Southampton and will hope to bounce back vs Chelsea.
The Sentinel 55 mins ago
Everton 1 Stoke City 0 TALKING POINTS: Penalty shock, Imbula's...

Everton 1 Stoke City 0 TALKING POINTS: Penalty shock, Imbula's...

The referee was at the centre of attention again as Stoke drew a blank at Everton. Peter Smith looks at the talking points from Goodison Park. ANOTHER CONTROVERSIAL PENALTY REFEREES were lauded after Euro 2016 because pundits realised we had got through the most of the tournament without noticing any of them. Games had been allowed to flow without getting out of hand. And then comes the Premier League, with Mike Dean and Michael Oliver. Read more: Stoke City: Steven Nzonzi's bid to play for...

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