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Victor Cruz comments on his release from the Giants

Victor Cruz comments on his release from the Giants

McAdoo scoffed at former Giants wideout Victor Cruz's curious assertion that the team purposely kept the ball away from him last season in order to grease the skids on his eventual release . Additionally, Cruz said he was "hurt" by the Giants' decision to release him after all he had given the franchise. His one touchdown was the game-winning score as the Giants beat the Cowboys in Week 1 in Arlington, Texas.



Nadal Eases Past Listless Kyrgios in Madrid

On the women's side, defending champion Simone Halep of Romania cruised past Anastasija Sevastova of Latvia 6-2 6-3 to reach her third Madrid Open final. He withdrew from the Barcelona Open last month because of the lingering wrist inflammation. He's now bleeding sets left and right, dropping at least one in 12 of his last 16 matches .


Rooney dropped by England

Rooney dropped by England

Here is just a selection of the Twitter reaction... The 19-year-old Rashford, who started for United against Ajax, has inherited the mantle of "teen sensation" that used to belong to Rooney and his inclusion in the senior squad means he will not feature for the England under-21s in this year's age-group European Championships.



National Hockey League nearing record for one-goal games this postseason

With the best-of-7 series tied 2-2, any reinforcements would be helpful. The Penguins will start Matt Murray in goal for Game 4 against the Senators on Friday, coach Mike Sullivan announced. That brought some life into the building, because it hadn't been pretty until then. Maatta went short side on Anderson, who was cheating to the middle of the crease, and Dumoulin's shot from the point deflected in off the skate of Ottawa defender Dion Phaneuf .


LeBron James lies low after Cavaliers' stunning loss

LeBron James lies low after Cavaliers' stunning loss

Boston won Game 3 by a score of 111-108 in a game that was decided in the final seconds of the fourth quarter with Avery Bradley draining the game-winning 3. "I didn't have it", James said. "He showed why he's one of the best point guards in the league, and he commanded us to be better, especially in the second half".



May to raise U.S. terror intelligence leaks with Trump at North Atlantic Treaty Organisation

Attention has been focused on how the bomber had been allowed to slip through the net and why warnings about his descent into jihadism were apparently overlooked, the Daily Mail reported. And it raises the possibility of more jihadists with Libyan connections and British passports bringing their fight to Britain and Europe, complicating the challenge European intelligence services already face with hundreds of European-born jihadist returnees from Syria.