OWINGS MILLS, Md. -- In stark contrast to Ray Rice's awkward news conference in May, the Baltimore Ravens running back showed Thursday that he finally understood the weight of his actions from the alleged altercation with his then-fiancée...Show More Summary
When the Finals concluded, even though he was coy in his final press conference after game 5?s loss to the Spurs, many felt as if LeBron James was returning to the Heat. Not many felt Cleveland was in the cards. We were all in for a rude awakening about three weeks later. Apparently, so was […]
ByMartin Vlcek: Global Payments, Inc. (NYSE:GPN) reported solid earnings for the final quarter of fiscal 2014 ended May 31, 2014 (SEC filing, conference call). Fiscal fourth quarter revenues grew 9% Y/Y to $674.0M. Cash diluted EPS grew 11% to $1.09. Show More Summary
The Montreal Canadiens have made a lot of moves since being eliminated from the Eastern Conference Final, but there are still a few questions to be answered for the remainder of the 2014 offseason. General manager Marc Bergevin has done a good job in reshaping his roster in hopes of putting the club over the top next season. Show More Summary
Serge Ibaka injured his calf right before the Western Conference Finals and was initially thought to be out for the remainder of the playoffs. However, as you know, he made a return to the lineup and at times didn’t show any signs of truly being injured. Give him credit for fighting through it, because here […]
When a team secures two Stanley Cup championships in the last five seasons and reaches the Western Conference Final in a third season, there's going to be no shortage of highlights. The Chicago Blackhawks are loaded with stars who have...Show More Summary
Nicola Peltz rocks a corseted back while attending a press conference for her movie Transformers: Age of Extinction on Tuesday (July 29) in Tokyo, Japan. The 19-year-old actress was joined by her co-star Jack Reynor for the final stop on their press tour. Japan is one of the final countries to get the movie! Nicola [...]
The Latest Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index was released this morning based on data collected through July 17. The headline number of 90.9 was an improvement over the revised June final reading of 86.4, an upward revision from 85.2.
With the Eastern Conference in flux, the Chicago Bulls face a golden opportunity to reach their first NBA Finals of the post-Michael Jordan era. For a team that has scrapped and struggled without former MVP Derrick Rose the past twoShow More Summary
In case you haven’t been paying attention, the World TeamTennis finals are on Sunday, featuring the Western Conference champion Springfield Lasers hosting the formidable Washington Kastles in the battle for the King Trophy. Welcome to the alternate tennis universe of World Team Tennis, the league founded by Billie Jean King. Show More Summary
Peanut growers are in attendance in record numbers at the Southern Peanut Growers Conference. This morning is the final part of the program with formal presentations. Then things get social with a golf tournament prior to this evening closing banquet. I’m leaving Cindy to finish things up on the SPGC Conference Blog while I go catch a flight to Indianapolis... Read More
After being shut out of of the AIDS conference for decades, intravenous drug users finally had their own booth.
As the 20th International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014) drew to a close in Melbourne, Australia, we asked Dr. Carl Dieffenbach from NIH/NIAIDto provide a summary of conference highlights. Dr. Dieffenbach recognized the Malaysia Airlines tragedy, a loss deeply felt by those in the worldwide HIV community. He noted that the conference theme of “stepping up...
At the final AllThingsD conference last May, Apple CEO Tim Cook said he saw wearables as “a very key branch of the tree,” adding “I think the wrist is interesting. The wrist is natural.” Since then, there’s been a flurry of rumors about what Apple’s potential smartwatch might look like or do, but nobody really knows for sure. Show More Summary
The Indiana Pacers’ slow, ugly collapse began shortly after the NBA All-Star break last season, and concluded after six games in the Eastern Conference Finals. Paul George thinks early-season wins […] The post Paul George Says the Pacers Lost Their Hunger Last Season appeared first on SLAMonline.
Two teams remain alive at the Las Vegas Summer League. After a week and change of action and more than 60 games, a March Madness-esque bracket saw two Western Conference teams (surprise) through to the final. The Sacramento Kings will...Show More Summary
Lance Stephenson said during his introductory news conference Friday in Charlotte he’s “a little upset” that the ear-blowing incident in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals against Miami is how some people have defined him as a player.
The All-SEC first, second and third teams, as voted by those who cover the conference, were released on the final morning of SEC Media Days. Also released was the projected order of finish for each of the divisions and the league asShow More Summary
The fourth and final day of SEC Media Days 2014 is stacked to say the least as it features many of the best coaches and players the power conference has to offer. Alabama head coach Nick Saban will garner much of the interest duringShow More Summary
As we move closer to the start of the 2014 college football season, the media is going to start rolling out its picks for the top teams and players in each conference. The SEC, which has been king of the college landscape for a decade,...Show More Summary