Rangers have quite an array in plans for pitching rotation variation

Team considering possibility of a six-man rotation   “We are leaning toward some variation that gives these guys additional rest,” general manager Jon Daniels said Thursday before the Rangers went through their first official spring training workout. “It may be flexible, but we are going to look to give guys additional recovery time. That’s the priority, both […]

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Bieber, LeBron, other stars descend on LA for NBA showcase

All-Star festivities are back at Staples Center Captains LeBron James and Stephen Curry drafted players from the pool of All-Stars and the winning team gets a $350,000 donation from the NBA to the charity it chose. The league is hoping the new format that replaced the traditional East-West matchup will make it more competitive after a couple […]

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Former Irish footballer Liam Miller dies at 36

On Friday, former Irish footballer Liam Miller died aged 36, his first professional club Celtic FC said. The Scottish club tweeted, “Everyone at Celtic FC is deeply saddened to hear of the passing of former midfielder Liam Miller. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends at this time. RIP Liam, YNWA.” According to reports in November, Miller was suffering from pancreatic cancer. […]

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How a thrill-seeking personality helps Olympic athletes

One of the main draws of the Winter Olympics is the opportunity to witness some of the most exciting and nail-biting athletic feats. The daring events include the bobsled and downhill skiing. Then there’s the terrifying skeleton: Imagine barreling down a narrow chute of twisted ice-coated concrete at 125 miles per hour. Now imagine doing […]

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