Kaepernick’s attempt to get back into the league came last year when the NFL planned to hold an impromptu workout for the quarterback. An issue over an injury waiver then prompted Kaepernick to abruptly move the location of his workout with only a handful of scouts coming to watch him. … [Read more...] about NFL teams’ interest in Colin Kaepernick as league took on more social justice initiatives was ‘fake’: report
Talking about abilities and talents
That’s a real shame, for Parker was a budding star. In 62 career starts, he went 25-16 with a 3.68 ERA. In 2012, at the age of 23, he put up a WAR of 3.9, best on the team and 10th best in the league. He finished fifth in Rookie of the Year voting. Some of those ahead of him: Mike Trout, Yoenis Céspedes and Yu Darvish, all recipients of $100 million-plus contracts. … [Read more...] about Ex-A’s right-hander Jarrod Parker retires after career derailed by injuries
"When the pandemic hit, I did felt really lost for a minute," James said. "But I think this has given us a really good opportunity to stop and reflect on what it is that we want to achieve with our titles." … [Read more...] about Coronavirus is threatening their people but it hasn’t held back these indigenous pageant queens
“Kathryn has done a great job for this city, and I really appreciate all she did,” de Blasio said during his daily briefing, but added about the budget decisions, “The last thing we want to do is cut back on sanitation services. Nor do I want to cut back on police and fire, education, health care. But let’s be honest, a lot of what we have depended on in recent years has already been cut. Some of the cuts that she notes were painful cuts, nobody wanted to do them. But we are running out of money, because of the coronavirus, because of a profound economic and budget crisis.” … [Read more...] about Kathryn Garcia Stepping Down As NYC Sanitation Commissioner; Could Run For Mayor Be Next On To-Do List?
“So while I hadn’t necessarily publicly stated my desire to coach, privately it’s always been in my mind, it’s always been an opportunity that suited me. When you can’t run up and down the court anymore, what can you do? What can you contribute?” … [Read more...] about Steve Nash Eager To Get Started On New Career As Nets Coach