Grabner has a nose for the net and the ability to turn nothing into something. He scored two goals Saturday a chip shot that slipped past Senators goaltender Craig Anderson in the first period and found a seam in the slot to score his second goal in the third period giving him 25 for the season and 52 over the past two seasons. Add in the fact that his breathtaking speed also makes him a scoring threat while shorthanded and the Rangers might just be able to get a high draft pick for the 30 year old..
“I tell you what, and I’m not saying this just because he’s my dad, but my dad was a heck of a football player, he wreaked havoc in our county, and also was a big time player for West Virginia as well,” Thomas said. Sr., a West Virginia linebacker from 1994 through 1995, was in and out of his son’s life early on, having split up with Thomas’ mother, Andrea, and moving back to Morgantown to finish school. But he would bring Thomas up in the summer to continue his football education, attending Mountaineers youth football camps.
Blue Ivy stealing the show When you’re Beyonce and Jay Z, there’s no one that can really cut you down to size except maybe your six year old daughter. Apparently some polite clapping was a little too gauche for the young lady, who gently asked her parents to please stop being so embarrassing.5. Celebrities read from “Fire and Fury” including, yes, herThink of it like “Celebrities Mean Tweets,” only it was “celebrities read mean excerpts from a tell all about the presidential administration.
And then, we’re doing it without one of our main guys, so it makes it more special.”When DeMarcus Cousins went down for the season with a torn Achilles, many wrote off New Orleans from the Western Conference playoff race. Instead, the Pels are still firmly in the mix, winning their seventh straight after beating the Spurs 121 116, their longest winning streak since 2011.”I just think we’re playing hard,” head coach Alvin Gentry said. “We’re competing and we’re playing together, and to me that’s the main thing right there.
CNN The Detroit Pistons played their opening home game Wednesday night at Little Caesars Arena to a crowd that included Eminem and Kid Rock. The two Michigan musicians are among the most politically vocal, although on opposite sides of the spectrum.Both were shown on the video screen at the game. Fans cheered as Eminem asked the crowd to “make some noise” for the team’s first game in its new arena as his song “Lose Yourself” played.