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Lisa Martinson Returns to Defend Isobel Cup with Whitecaps

Minnesota native Lisa Martinson has re-signed with the defending Isobel Cup champion Minnesota Whitecaps for the team’s second NWHL season. “It’s an honor to be part of such a dedicated and talented group of players,” said Martinson. “Being a Whitecap and having the platform to help grow women’s hockey in my home state in the […]

New York Cosmos Add Forward Isaac Acuña

The New York Cosmos announced today the signing of Isaac Acuña. Acuña, 29, brings versatility to the Cosmos attack being able to line up in midfield or as a forward. “He’s a true professional,” Cosmos coach Carlos Mendes said. “He’s got the mentality we’re looking for. He’s a proven goalscorer and he’s a big, strong […]

Mets Make Coaching Staff Changes

The New York Mets announced that the club has relieved pitching coach Dave Eiland and bullpen coach Chuck Hernández of their duties. The club has named Phil Regan, the interim pitching coach, Ricky Bones the interim bullpen coach and Jeremy Accardo to the newly-created role of pitching strategist.   Regan, 82, had been serving as […]

Cyclones Blast IronBirds 4-1 in Thriller at MCU Park

The Brooklyn Cyclones are off to a great start to the 2019 season, currently holding a 2-1 record. The Baby Bums defeated the Staten Island Yankees in a two game series before dropping a game to the Aberdeen IronBirds on Sunday (yesterday). Aberdeen scored the first four runs of the game, but yet somehow the […]

Lexie Laing, Harvard’s Leading Scorer and the 12th Pick in 2017 NWHL Draft, Signs with the Pride

Lexie Laing is now a member of the Boston Pride. The 12th overall pick in the 2017 NWHL Draft, Laing has signed a contract with the Pride and will play her rookie campaign when the league’s fifth season opens in October. “It means the world to me to be able to sign with the Boston […]

NWHL: Taylor Marchin Inks Deal with Connecticut

After a strong rookie season, defender Taylor Marchin has signed a contract for 2019-20 with the Connecticut Whale. “This is a great opportunity to continue playing the game I love, and it is important that female hockey players have as many opportunities as possible,” said Marchin. “I’m excited to be back for another season with […]

WBC Heavyweight World Champion Deontay Wilder rang The Closing Bell at the New York Stock Exchange

WBC Heavyweight World Champion Deontay Wilder rang The Closing Bell at the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday just three days before he defends his title against mandatory challenger Dominic Breazeale this Saturday on SHOWTIME from Barclays Center in Brooklyn. Wilder’s debut on Wall Street was as resounding as his performances in the ring. The […]