Month: April 2016

Maple Leafs win NHL draft lottery, will pick No. 1 for first time in 31 years

Maple Leafs win NHL draft lottery, will pick No. 1 for first time in 31 years

TORONTO – The Toronto Maple Leafs will pick first at the NHL draft for the first time in more than 30 years.

Toronto won the draft lottery on Saturday, securing the No. 1 overall pick and presumptive rights to select American centre Auston Ma…
Maple Leafs win NHL draft lottery, will pick No. 1 for first time in 31 years
Source: NHL

Snapchat Just Scored an Insane Deal With NBC for the Rio Olympics — Fortune

Think Snapchat is for selfies? Think again. The app just scored a major deal with NBC nbc that will allow it to show video highlights from the Rio Olympics, reports Bloomberg. The Comcast-owned etb TV network has never before shared videos of the event, and for good reason: It paid $1.23 billion for broadcast rights…

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Oshoala: I want to be an inspiration to others

Oshoala: I want to be an inspiration to others

A veteran of two FIFA U-20 Women’s World Cups, Nigeria’s Asisat Oshoala feels a strong connection to FIFA’s youth competitions. Now a veteran of the senior FIFA Women’s World Cup, FIFA.com spoke exclusively to the Nigeria international to hear about her progress from the youth level to the biggest stage in women’s football.

Oshoala: I want to be an inspiration to others
Source: Fifa

Yonder gone! A's stun Astros on walk-off blast

Yonder gone! A's stun Astros on walk-off blast

Yonder Alonso notched his first homer of the season in thrilling fashion, launching a walk-off, three-run homer off Pat Neshek in the ninth inning for the A’s, who also watched their top pitching prospect, Sean Manaea, make his big league debut in the 7-4 series-opening victory over the Astros at the Coliseum on Friday evening.
Yonder gone! A's stun Astros on walk-off blast
Source: MLB