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Sports Judge Erases Murder Conviction from Aaron Hernandez's Record
Author: 0 Judge Erases Murder Conviction from Aaron Hernandez's Record

Judge Garsh ruled Tuesday, that Former NFL star Aaron Hernandez's conviction in a 2013 murder can be erased because he died before his appeal was heard. Prosecutors had argued that vacating the conviction would mean rewarding Hernandez's decision to hang himself. MA law says murder convictions are abated, effectively erased, after an inmate's death if the inmate's appeals options have not been exhausted.

Sports Suspect in doctors' slayings once worked at their posh condo
Author: 0 Suspect in doctors' slayings once worked at their posh condo

His employment at Palladion ended in April 2016. As they entered the building, the armed man they were looking for opened fire, and a Boston shootout ensued. North Shore Pain Management, where Field worked, released a statement on its website, calling him a "tremendous advocate for his patients". Dr.

Sports Milan not interested in Madrid's Morata
Author: 0 Milan not interested in Madrid's Morata

The publication say that Jose Mourinho is a big admirer of the three stars and that scouts will be watching with interest when Madrid take on Atletico Madrid in the second leg of the UEFA Champions League semi-final on 10 May. "Our strategy will be independent of the final placement". Mirabelli added: "Our plans will not change based on our final position in the table". We know that we must introduce players to raise the current quality level.

Sports Chris Kunitz playing his way back to second line for Game 6
Author: 0 Chris Kunitz playing his way back to second line for Game 6

Pittsburgh has won each of the three previous deciding games, the last in 2009 in Washington on its way to the Stanley Cup. Can the Pittsburgh Penguins find a way to eliminate the Washington Capitals when the two collide in Game 6 of their series tonight at 7:30PM ET? "There is definitely an area as far as structure-wise that I thought we had addressed", Rangers coach Alain Vigneault said.

Author: 0 Atletico eye 2015 repeat to stage "impossible" turnaround against Real

Should Zinedine Zidane s men complete a La Liga and Champions League double, it will be Real s first since 1957/58. Atletico's fans gave the team full-throated support at the weekend, staying on after the final whistle against Eibar, and the players responded by returning for a lap of honour.

Author: 0 DeMar DeRozan dunks all over the Bucks

Raptor DeMar DeRozan drives the lane with Greg Monroe of the Bucks defending in Game 6 in Milwaukee . But there had also been the 2014 NBA Playoffs, when Toronto held a 3-2 series lead over Jason Kidd's Brooklyn Nets, only for Kidd's team to take Games 6 and 7.

Author: 0 Day wrestles with pressures in quest to get back on top

Like I said last week at the Wells Fargo, we want to target Scott anytime that ball striking is crucial, and we can go to that angle again this week. "So any sort of speed with anything is going to go in the water". Monahan added that the tour is in a "comprehensive review" of all of its pace-of-play policies and that it's a topic that is being discussed by the Player Advisory Council as well.

Sports Costa: I am the owner of my future
Author: 0 Costa: I am the owner of my future

The striker's deal runs until June 2019 but if he does choose to depart, he insists it will not necessarily be for a switch to the CSL. Diego Costa's goal against Middlesbrough on Monday took him to 20 Premier League goals for a second time with Chelsea , and puts him in elite company when it comes to Blues strikers.

Author: 0 Manchester United vs Swansea City

His display in the win over Crystal Palace in last season's FA Cup final was not one of the highest quality, but the fight and desire he had in abundance when he was 16 appeared to be back. The Portuguese admitted before the clash with City that his focus was on reaching the final in Stockholm, rather than finishing in the top four. They face Swansea on Sunday.

Author: 0 Is it advantage Swansea City in the race for Premier League survival?

Manchester City improved their prospects of qualifying for the Champions League with a 5-0 demolition of Crystal Palace, while Swansea's 1-0 win over Everton pushed Hull into the relegation zone on Saturday. They were secured in stoppage time when Defoe, clearly offside, tapped in Seb Larsson's quickly taken free-kick from the right to increase the chances of Hull dropping down to the Championship with Sunderland .

Author: 0 CR7's hat-trick helps Real Madrid dominate over Atletico Madrid

Ronaldo opened his account on ten minutes, heading Casemiro's cross past Jan Oblak. The 32-year-old brought up his 47th career hat-trick on the night - 42 of them were scored for the Spanish giants, with six of them coming this season. Next week's match at the Vicente Calderon Stadium leaves Atletico with only a slim chance of avenging the losses to Madrid in the final both in 2016 and in 2014.

Sports Kevin Durant reminded the National Basketball Association why the Warriors signed him last summer
Author: 0 Kevin Durant reminded the National Basketball Association why the Warriors signed him last summer

The Warriors' combination of length, athleticism and basketball IQ has given Utah fits and Snyder said they need to attack aggressively much more often. Shelvin Mack started in his place. The Jazz cut the deficit to a basket after Hayward buried three free throws to make it 86-84. Playing at a slower pace is nothing new to Utah, but it inevitably means taking more shots in late shot clock situations, which they did not have a lot of success with in Game 2 .

Author: 0 Canelo Alvarez, Gennady Golovkin on September 16 collision course

But me and my side we are ready to go. Alvarez said: "I have never feared anyone before. But I was inviting him to open up and exchange so we could give the public a lovely fight", he said. I'm a bit surprised by the line just because of how each fighter looked most recently. Golovkin , a native of Kazakhstan living in Santa Monica, California, and Alvarez were thrilled the fight was finally made.

Sports Antonio Conte singled out one player after the Boro win
Author: 0 Antonio Conte singled out one player after the Boro win

Tottenham Hotspur's surprise defeat at West Ham United last week handed Chelsea the initiative and they can now seal a second title triumph in three years if they win at West Bromwich Albion on Friday. When he's not orchestrating his side's defensive press or directing its attacks, he is imploring Chelsea's supporters to encourage their team . Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois reckons winning the Premier League title with Chelsea this season will be all the sweeter after their ...

Sports Aldridge steps up to help Spurs down Rockets 103-92
Author: 0 Aldridge steps up to help Spurs down Rockets 103-92

The 34-year-old Parker was injured Wednesday night as the Spurs evened their second-round playoff series against the Rockets at 1-1. "A timeline for Parker's return will be determined at a later date", the Spurs said. With the San Antonio Spurs down 0-1 to the Houston Rockets , he really had no choice. "I don't know what it is but I just like playing here", he said.

Author: 0 Chelsea win at Everton was "massive", says Cahill

While the draw frustrated United, it's a vital point for Paul Clement's side, who close within two of 17 place Hull. It was the penultimate game at White Hart Lane before the stadium is demolished and Tottenham moves into a new adjacent venue after a season at Wembley.

Author: 0 Ramos: Real Madrid squad one of most complete ever

We're going to try to score, we're going to try to play well and score, like always. While Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has been resting his biggest names on and off through recent months, Simeone has had to keep using his most important players week in, week out.

Sports Rockets Win Game 4, Lose Nene
Author: 0 Rockets Win Game 4, Lose Nene

This has been a wild series with each team both winning and losing a game at home so anything could happen during game 5 of this cross-state Texas brawl. Mills outscored the Rockets' entire bench, which managed ten points in total. The second quarter started with Gordon following a Spurs turnover with a 3-pointer to get the lead back to 15, but San Antonio chipped away and had the lead down to three points before the teams went to the locker room with the Rockets leading 57-53.

Sports Boro join Sunderland in the Championship next season
Author: 0 Boro join Sunderland in the Championship next season

Diego Costa scored his 20th league goal of the season, converting a pass from the excellent Cesc Fabregas, and Marcos Alonso netted from a similar position before half-time, ahead of Nemanja Matic's second-half goal. "We must try in the next game to become champions". "Now there is the pressure but it's a good one". "Then we had to play against them in the semi-final of the FA Cup, then after three days we had to play against Southampton, who had been rested for 10 days, then we had ...

Sports Palace's game against Hull bigger than cup final: Allardyce
Author: 0 Palace's game against Hull bigger than cup final: Allardyce

We didn't make them produce their brilliant talent, we gifted them five goals. Second-half goals from Vincent Kompany, Kevin De Bruyne, Raheem Sterling and Nicolás Otamendi compounded their misery and left them on 38 points, four ahead of Hull in the final relegation place.

Author: 0 Aaron Hernandez's Murder Conviction Tossed Out Of Court!

Despite this acquittal, Hernandez chose to take his own life by hanging himself his cell days after the verdict. Hernandez was cleared last month of killing two Cape Verdean nationals, Daniel Abreu and Safiro Furtado, outside a Boston nightclub in 2012.

Author: 0 Under Armour Debuts As NBA Draft Combine Title Partner

Players and coaches usually represent teams when they are chosen, Brett Brown was the Sixers' representative for last year's lottery, Nerlens Noel was the year prior. The remaining 60+ players at the Combine are fighting for the last 50 picks in the June draft, along with another 60+ players who declared but did not get a combine invite.

Sports NHL Predictions: Can the Blues upset the Predators in Game 6? 5/7/17
Author: 0 NHL Predictions: Can the Blues upset the Predators in Game 6? 5/7/17

With Klefbom and Sekera gone, Eric Gryba, who hadn't played since Game 1 of the first round, and call-up Griffin Reinhart were dressed. Anaheim Ducks' Hampus Lindholm (47) and Edmonton Oilers' Milan Lucic (27) battle for the puck during the second period in Game six of a second-round NHL hockey Stanley Cup playoff series in Edmonton , Alberta, Sunday, May 7, 2017 .

Sports Coutinho and Liverpool provide positive injury update
Author: 0 Coutinho and Liverpool provide positive injury update

Can scored a perfectly executed overhead kick which ended up in the top corner. We will definitely look at it, there is always something you can do as a defender. And, with Champions League qualification looking likely, Rush is predicting good things for his old club next term. Can's acrobatics ensured Liverpool coped with the loss of Philippe Coutinho to a dead leg, with Adam Lallana featuring for 74 minutes on his return from a thigh problem.

Author: 0 Based FIFA official pleads guilty to corruption charges

Richard Lai , the president of the Guam Football Association and a member of FIFA's corruption-fighting audit and compliance committee, pleaded guilty yesterday in USA federal court to fraud charges arising from his admission to taking nearly $1 million in bribes.

Sports Jose Mourinho: Chris Smalling, Phil Jones have future at Man United
Author: 0 Jose Mourinho: Chris Smalling, Phil Jones have future at Man United

The "Wenger Out" brigade will take that, and I understand their frustration, but personally I love Arsene and what he's done for that club so consistently for so many years. He suffered an anterior cruciate knee injury after landing awkwardly in the final minute of United's Europa League win over Anderlecht. "Now, before such an important surgery, I think it's a waste of time to speak about what's next", Mourinho added.

Author: 0 Craig Anderson: Craig Anderson allows 4 goals in insane OT win

The Rangers are heading home with a chance to tie the series back up. The Senators won the first two games of the series at home, while the Rangers won Games 3 and 4 at Madison Square Garden. Karlsson was involved in two collisions in the second period, one with Rangers forward J.T. Miller with 20 seconds left and one earlier with NY forward Chris Kreider , when Karlsson was tripped up.

Sports NBA Predictions: Can the Rockets cover at home vs
Author: 0 NBA Predictions: Can the Rockets cover at home vs

James, who turned in a 39 point performance, nailed a three pointer in the second half to surpass Kareem Abdul-Jabbar (5,762 points) for second place. Parker went down in the fourth quarter, tried to stand, but couldn't put pressure on his left leg. The team said Friday's procedure was performed by Spurs physician Dr.

Sports LaVar Ball's company unveils son Lonzo Ball's $495 shoes
Author: 0 LaVar Ball's company unveils son Lonzo Ball's $495 shoes

Industry expert Matt Powell projects the ZO2 sneakers will sell 10,000 units total . Here is a look at the top five landing spots for Lonzo Ball as he takes his talents to the National Basketball Association. "New era, called the Ball Era", LaVar Ball said . "He (Jordan) ain't Lonzo Ball ..." Hmmm. All I can say is I really hope Lonzo can hoop at the next level.

Sports Klitschko will return only to fight with Joshua
Author: 0 Klitschko will return only to fight with Joshua

It is the heavyweights, it is me and AJ, no one else. Klitschko, 41 said he would take time to rethink whether he would fight again and if he did, it would only be a rematch. Fury added: "I wonder what people would be saying today if Klitschko had done him in the sixth". While a rematch against Klitschko could be scheduled before the year's end, Joshua's promoter confirmed that any possibility of him fighting Tyson Fury would have to wait until April of next year.

Author: 0 Sans Rondo, Bulls Look to Take Back Series Lead vs. Celtics

The Celtics will look to pick up the series-clinching victory against the Bulls in enemy territory Friday. "Obviously, that part of our game has changed with Rondo out". "I'm trying to make it hard on him". The Celtics also know the last thing they want is to head back to Boston to play a game seven where anything can happen.

Author: 0 Celta Vigo star John Guidetti slams Manchester United tactics

This is a great opportunity for United as they would looking forward to taking that lead in this first leg of the fixture. “In the first-half Sergio had a couple of very important saves and the way we started the game and controlled the game in the first half I think we deserved a better result , ” added Mourinho.

Sports Dale Earnhardt Jr. announces retirement
Author: 0 Dale Earnhardt Jr. announces retirement

Dale Earnhardt Jr . celebrates his Budweiser Duel 1 win Thursday night at Daytona International Speedway. Even if Ganassi wanted the buyout cash, Larson may not want to go anywhere: He's running well, he's loyal and sticking with Ganassi could get him into the Indianapolis 500 next season.

Sports Aaron Hernandez was member of Bloods street gang
Author: 0 Aaron Hernandez was member of Bloods street gang

Let (redacted) know how much I love her! The letter went on: "This was the Supreme's, the Almighty's plan, not mine!" At the end of the note, he asked her to tell someone whose name was redacted that he loved them, and to look after two other people, whose names were also redacted.

Author: 0 Kylian Mbappe v Gonzalo Higuain - who had a better game?

The 18-year-old, reportedly the subject of a big-money approach from Manchester United, dragged the well-drilled Juve defence out of line to smash a hard volley against Gianluigi Buffon's fists. When he was not feeding on the assists provided by Bernardo Silva, Thomas Lemar and the rest of Monaco's incisive attacking unit, Mbappe was living up to comparisons with Thierry Henry by storming down the left before switching feet to pull makeshift right-back Andrea Barzagli out of position.

Author: 0 I hope Manchester United win Europa League - Guardiola

With leading marksman Sergio Aguero out injured, David Silva struck after two minutes and the floodgates opened after the break with Vincent Kompany, Kevin de Bruyne, Raheem Sterling and Nicolas Otamendi all on target. He wins so many duels. "There are four awesome teams fighting for the last two Champions League places", he told BBC Football . Thirty goals in the 27 league matches Kompany hasn't played in equals 1.11 conceded per contest without the Belgian, but that record is much ...

Author: 0 Team player Fabregas leads Chelsea to brink of EPL title

The former Italy and Juventus boss has elevated the Blues from mid-table to the summit of the Premier League in just one year, and Babayaro believes he will "go a long way" with the table-toppers, who could secure the title with a win over West Bromwich Albion on Friday evening.

Sports Bills hire Brandon Beane as general manager
Author: 0 Bills hire Brandon Beane as general manager

Beane, 40, joined the Panthers in 1998 and has spent the past two seasons as the team's assistant general manager. Beane has spent the past two seasons as the Panthers' assistant GM, working with GM Dave Gettleman. In September 2015, the Bills signed Marcell Dareus to a six-year, $100-plus-million contract extension despite the defensive tackle's string of off-field troubles, most notably involving positive drug tests.

Author: 0 Thomas scores 53 to power Celtics over Wizards

Washington hasn't won a playoff series in which it was down 0-2 since winning four straight against Chicago in the first round of the 2004-05 playoffs. It was also a career best in a playoff game for Thomas despite a rough post-season after his sister was killed in a auto crash on the eve of the first round.

Sports Jeimer Candelario added to Cubs roster for doubleheader
Author: 0 Jeimer Candelario added to Cubs roster for doubleheader

CUBS KEY TRENDS: The Cubs are 5-1 in their last six games versus National League West opponents and are 5-1 in their last six games when they play the second game of a double-header. ROCKIES KEY TRENDS: The Rockies are 4-0 in Freeland's last four starts and are 6-0 in their last six games when they face a starter like Lackey who owns a WHIP greater than 1.30.