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Why Patric Hornqvist Will Be a Top-20 Goal Scorer in 2014-15

Aug 19 2014 5:01pm CDT | Source: Bleacher Report

Patric Hornqvist scored 22 goals for the Nashville Predators last season, good for 73rd in the NHL and placing him in the company of players like Brent Burns, Alexander Semin and Matt Read. It's a classic case of "one of these things is not like the others," though, as it's highly unlikely that Burns, Semin or Read will jump into the NHL's top 20 goal scorers in 2014-15. Hornqvist, on the other hand, ...
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Dallas Mavericks Reportedly Target Jameer Nelson and Ray Allen

Jul 23 2014 8:40am CDT | Source: slamonline

The Mavs have only about $2,7 million left over to spend this summer, and they’re chasing free agent guards Ray Allen and Jameer Nelson with the limited funds. Allen is reportedly a longshot, but Dallas is meeting with Nelson this week. Per the Dallas Morning News: Jameer Nelson, who has been with Orlando his whole career, would seem to make a lot of sense as a relatively cheap addition to the backcourt. A source said the Mavericks will meet with Nelson on Thursday.   Take away his rook ...
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Rashard Lewis Needs Surgery on Right Knee

Jul 23 2014 8:10am CDT | Source: slamonline

Uh oh. Newly-minted Dallas Mavericks forward Rashard Lewis has to go under the knife, according to his agent. Lewis may find himself back on the free agent market since the Mavs reportedly didn’t know about the knee problem: Agent Colin Bryant: "Rashard discovered he needs a medical procedure on his right knee to ensure he functions at a high level this season." — Marc J. Spears (@SpearsNBAYahoo) July 22, 2014 Agent Colin Bryant cont.: "We look forward to ...
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Birmingham, Sep 2 (IANS) Ajinkya Rahane's maiden century and his century-run stand with Shikhar Dhawan powered India to a comprehensive nine-wicket win over England in the fourth ODI here Tuesday and also sealed the series 3-0 with still a match to go. | by IANS
 
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Birmingham, Sep 2 (IANS) The following is the final scoreboard of the fourth ODI between India and England at Edgbaston here Tuesday. | by IANS
 
Kamal Chawla stays afloat
Bangkok, Sep 2 (IANS) Having played two matches and won one, Kamal Chawla remained in contention Tuesday for the knock-out phase, while compatriot Shivam Arora, with three defeats, has virtually bowed out of the World 6-Red snooker championship in progress here. | by IANS
 
 

NBA free agency roundup: Rashard Lewis needs surgery, Mavericks considering Jameer Nelson

Jul 22 2014 9:30pm CDT | Source: SBNation

Dallas is strenuously trying to put together another championship contender around Dirk Nowitzki. The Mavericks needed another shooter at a discount price, and signing Rashard Lewis seemed to be inline with their needs. But Dallas' hopes took a blow on Tuesday evening as it was announced that Lewis would need knee surgery soon, according to a tweet from Yahoo! Sports' Marc Spears. Forward Rashard Lewis will have knee surge ...
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NBA Rumors: Latest Buzz on Free Agents, Trades, Amnesty Bidding and More

Jul 17 2014 1:00pm CDT | Source: Bleacher Report

As it pertains to NBA rosters, only the supporting-cast members and details are left to be determined. The megastars have found homes, and now the secondary players are filling the jobs as role players. Let's take a look at the newest buzz surrounding free agents, potential trades, amnesty bidding, and even a rumor concerning the New York Knicks' summer practices.   Josh Smith to Sacramento ...
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Nashville Predators Take Calculated Risk with Mike Ribeiro Signing

Jul 15 2014 9:33pm CDT | Source: Rant Sports

The Nashville Predators had a hole to fill at center. They were recently dealt a blow when they found out Mike Fisher ruptured his Achilles tendon, and the team needed to act quickly to replace him. They did so today, signing both Derek Roy and Mike Ribeiro to one year deal ...
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The Nashville Predators' low-risk, high-reward offseason

Jul 15 2014 12:46pm CDT | Source: SBNation

The Predators are finally taking some risks, and they are very smart risks. With Mike Fisher sidelined up to six months with a ruptured Achilles tendon, the Nashville Predators needed to do something about their depth down the middle. On Tuesday, they signed veteran centers Mike Ribeiro and Derek Roy to one-year contracts for just a little over $1 million each. Working on a tight budget every year, the Predators are no strangers when it comes to diving into th ...
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Predators sign Ribeiro, Roy to 1-year contracts

Jul 15 2014 10:47am CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

NASHVILLE — Nashville desperately needs better offensive players for new coach Peter Laviolette, and the Predators believe they took a very small gamble with the chance for a big reward by signing veteran forwards Mike Ribeiro and Derek Roy to one-year contracts. General manager David Poile called signing Ribeiro a great opportunity to add a talented, experienced and creative centre Tuesday when he introduced the veteran at a news conference. Ribeiro’s contract is worth $1.05 million aft ...
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Predators sign Ribeiro, Roy to 1-year contracts

Jul 15 2014 10:47am CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

NASHVILLE — Nashville desperately needs better offensive players for new coach Peter Laviolette, and the Predators believe they took a very small gamble with the chance for a big reward by signing veteran forwards Mike Ribeiro and Derek Roy to one-year contracts. General manager David Poile called signing Ribeiro a great opportunity to add a talented, experienced and creative centre Tuesday when he introduced the veteran at a news conference. Ribeiro’s contract is worth $1.05 mil ...
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