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49ers hire Ran Carthon as director of pro personnel

49ers hire Ran Carthon as director of pro personnel

Former Rams executive Ran Carthon is the latest addition to the 49ers' overhauled front office. "Ran has a clear vision for how he plans to run our pro personnel department, and was excited about the opportunity to blend his approach with ours".


EPL wins for Arsenal and Manchester City

EPL wins for Arsenal and Manchester City

Considering Sanchez is so close to Everton's Belgian striker in the race for the Golden Boot, the tie at the Emirates will be fun to watch as plenty of sub-plots will coalesce on the last day of the 2016-17 Premier League season. Wenger was again asked about his future. "At the moment let's focus". That did not look likely to happen three or four weeks ago, but we needed to be patient and it took us a while to get into our rhythm.


Diego Costa, Pedro to lead Spain at Macedonia WCup qualifier

Diego Costa, Pedro to lead Spain at Macedonia WCup qualifier

Manchester United player of the year Ander Herrera has been left out of Spain's 25-man squad for the upcoming internationals against Colombia and Macedonia . Click through the gallery to see eight stars who did not make Spain's latest squad . His absence is especially surprising as the Spaniard recently won the Manchester United player of the year award, beating Antonio Valencia and Zlatan Ibrahimovic in the polls.



Senators chase Fleury in a victory

And Crosby, Malkin and Phil Kessel, who have been Pittsburgh's only goal scorers in this third round, know that starts with them. All that is truly clear through three games of the series is this: Both these teams have gotten this far despite discernible, exploitable weaknesses, and when they are located either team can find itself playing uphill all night.



I love Manchester City, says Pablo Zabaleta at farewell game

The Argentinian defender has spent nine years with the club and has seen it transformed into one of England's best teams. "I just want to say thank you to the fans and to everyone - to the owners, the board and everyone at this football club".



NHL Predators mince Ducks to take series lead

I'm not going to say they didn't. The Ducks took advantage of their first power play to take a 1-0 lead with 4:25 left in the second period. "We knew what was going to happen", Ducks right wing Corey Perry said. Like every time they stand up and they just keep cheering, keep cheering. And the home team killed off the remaining time for the biggest win in franchise history.