When your hockey team is in the midst of an eight-game losing streak, there are only two things that will help you feel good about yourself again. The first is winning, which the Toronto Maple Leafs’ players took care of during Tuesday night’s 3-2 victory over the Calgary Flames, snapping their eight-game skid in the […]
A new article questions whether the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services' use of financial penalties is the right tack for changing the behavior of hospitals. In the article, the researchers examine the pros and cons of the hospital readmissions reduction policy in the Affordable Care Act as an example of similar CMS initiatives.
LEBANON, NH (March 12, 2014) – In a Viewpoint published in the March issue of JAMA, Researcher Jeremiah Brown of The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy & Clinical Practice and colleagues, Hal Sox and David Goodman, question whether...Show More Summary
I've been running LinkedIn groups for five years or so, and it has been a very interesting experience. I've learned that LinkedIn has many spammers, and that LinkedIn hates those spammers and tries very hard to eliminate them. So, best...Show More Summary
Cristiano Ronaldo was left seeing red on Sunday against Athletic de Bilbao and has been slammed with a three game suspension after he shoved the Lions’ captain Carlos Gurpegi, on a play inside the penalty box. In the controversial decision — that many are now questioning — the Real Madrid captain was ejected from the... Show More Summary
By The Financial Lexicon: Spending time in the penalty box is never fun. It's not good for you, and it's not good for your team. Concerning public companies, there are all sorts of reasons a stock might be sent to the penalty box. And that's usually not a pleasant experience for the company or its shareholders. Show More Summary
It's hard to blame the officials for occasionally losing track of things during last night's punchy 1-0 Kings win over Vancouver, a game that saw 109 total penalty minutes. It's extra-hard to blame them for penalizing Henrik Sedin for an infraction committed by Daniel Sedin—they look alike, and all. Read more...
By Mike Arnold: Shares of Cyan Inc (CYNI) plummeted after-hours on January 6, 2014, after management reported abysmal revenue figures for Q4. Seeking Alpha's "Market Currents" succinctly outlines the highlights: Cyan -22.6%, preliminary...Show More Summary
Goldberg the Goalie from "The Mighty Ducks" is out of the penalty box after allegedly trying to urinate on his ex-girlfriend -- as in, the judge tossed the case against the actor, TMZ has learned. We broke the story... Shaun Weiss' ex obtained a…
Rap Genius, the song-lyrics website that was banished from the first pages of Google search results for attempting to game its search rankings, says it is back in the good graces of the world’s most popular search engine.
Did you enjoy that day off from football watching duty and got plenty of family time in? Good, now that’s sorted we can dive right back in to, Suarez, strike rates, and Santa’s January wishlist. In section 1 we talk … Continue reading ? Penalty Boxing Day Bonanza (EPL Talk Review Podcast) is a post from World Soccer Talk.
Shares of enterprise storage equipment vendor Violin Memory (VMEM) are up 48 cents, or 18%, at $3.17, after the company this morning said it showed CEO Don Balsile the door, and replaced him with company chairman Howard Bain III, on an interim basis. The board said it need to “enhance the management team’s operational focus,” and [...]
Liverpool man in the headlines after inexplicably taking a tumble in the Jordan penalty box First Reaction LAST UPDATED AT 08:54 ON Thu 14 Nov 2013 URUGUAY thrashed Jordan 5-0 in the first leg of their World Cup qualification play-off but the match was overshadowed by the antics of Luiz Suarez. Show More Summary
We all know that hockey players are tough. So it's not very surprising when Florida Panthers forward Krys Barch pulled out his own tooth while in the penalty box during Saturday's game against the Washington Capitals. What makes this...Show More Summary
Another disappointing quarter for system placements will weigh on the shares of Intuitive Surgical, a former high-flying stock.
Irish website Joe.ie have published an excellent picture revealing a ridiculously bad penalty box on a football pitch in Cork, Ireland. The image comes from the home ground of amateur club Millstreet Celtic, and we can only assume that the person responsible for marking out the penalty box attempted to do his job after getting plastered by [...]
Getting sent to the penalty box because "you can't do that" is technically true, I guess. Read more...
Miraculous timing led to broken glass and surprised Habs fans as Canadiens defenseman Josh Gorges fired a shot through the Flyers' open penalty box door and into a pane of non-shatter-proof glass. Read more...
In the NHL, the penalty box acts as a confessional. Guilty players confess their sins upon entering and then perform a penance that is determined by the severity of the sin and is measured in minutes. To determine the severity of their sins, the Washington Capitals must abide by the Seven Deadly Sins of Hockey. Show More Summary
Premier League Fantasy Football has been a struggle for many players. Phillipe Coutinho hasn't scored more than three points a game. Eden Hazard hasn't fallen over in the penalty box for an assist once. And Julian Speroni hasn't kept...Show More Summary