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Chaunte Lowe Conquered Four Olympics. Now She’s Training for Tokyo Through Breast Cancer

If anyone knows grit, it’s Chaunte Lowe. The 37-year-old high jumper has competed in four Olympics through three pregnancies. She brought home a bronze medal in 2008 and still holds the American record for the women’s high jump (both indoor and outdoor).

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Chaunte Lowe Conquered Four Olympics. Now She’s Training for Tokyo Through Breast Cancer

Charley Hoffman Shooting for Storybook U.S. Open Victory at Torrey Pines

San Diego native Charley Hoffman had some restless nights leading up to the 2021 U.S. Open Championship in his hometown. That's because he wasn't even sure he'd be in the field until 10 days before the tournament. "A bunch of restless nights. 'How do I get into my hometown U.S. Open, something I --obviously, 2008 I wasn't able to get into -- something I've thought about a lot," Hoffman told NBC 7's Darnay Tripp.

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Charley Hoffman Shooting for Storybook U.S. Open Victory at Torrey Pines

‘Being suspended is hell.’ Alex Cora puts MLB’s sticky stuff crackdown into perspective for Red Sox pitchers

Major League Baseball is cracking down on the sticky stuff. Cora said he was surprised by some of the rules, but also acknowledged that the league has the information needed in order to make such a decision. Red Sox hit four homers to put away Braves “This is something that obviously, we know, that has been going on for a while,” Cora said.

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‘Being suspended is hell.’ Alex Cora puts MLB’s sticky stuff crackdown into perspective for Red Sox pitchers

Monday Caps Clips

Your savory breakfast links: Barry Trotz led the 2018 Washington Capitals to a Stanley Cup, so how does that team compare to his 2021 Islanders? [NBCSW] A 2021 report card for Daniel Sprong. [S+S] The most important news from the weekend: Captain graduated from America’s VetDogs training camp!

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Monday Caps Clips

Wirral hospice offering pick up service for pre-loved items

A Wirral hospice is offering pre-arranged pick up and drop off slots to help workplaces donate their unwanted clothing and other accessories. Wirral Hospice St John’s are now offering a service to send their van around to businesses, on pre-arranged days and times, so that employees can donate their clothing and other accessories in the most convenient way.

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Wirral hospice offering pick up service for pre-loved items

2020-21 Rink Wrap: Nicklas Backstrom

The Stats: Regular Season Playoffs The Charts: The Key Stat: Nicklas Backstrom scored 15 goals on 91 shots this season for a shooting percentage of 16.5%, the highest of his career. The Good: Over the course of his career, Backstrom has been a model of consistency.

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2020-21 Rink Wrap: Nicklas Backstrom

Would you really want a handicap under new complex system?

Handicaps, eh? They are now being offered to golfers in Scotland who are not club members through a new OpenPlay scheme, but what an absolute guddle the new World Handicap System is. Having come into effect in Scotland last November, a good few people may well have got their heads around it by now, but my one is still spinning from a rare competitive outing in a midweek medal.

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Would you really want a handicap under new complex system?

Taylor Heinicke bulks up this offseason to stay healthy, "stoked" for 2021

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Taylor Heinicke bulks up this offseason to stay healthy,

Boston College’s Charlotte North wins Tewaaraton Award as nation’s top college lacrosse player

Boston College’s Charlotte North won the Tewaaraton Award on Saturday, given annually to the nation’s top women’s collegiate lacrosse player, capping a dream season in which she set a Division 1 scoring record and the Eagles broke through for their first national championship.

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Boston College’s Charlotte North wins Tewaaraton Award as nation’s top college lacrosse player

Birmingham FOP’s hot mess of a family feud isn’t new, or helpful; focus should be on crime

This is an opinion column. At least soon we’ll know, hopefully. Soon we’ll know how the full breadth of the membership of Fraternal Order of Police Lodge # 1 feels about Birmingham Police Chief Patrick Smith and Assistant Chief Darnell Davenport. All of them.

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Birmingham FOP’s hot mess of a family feud isn’t new, or helpful; focus should be on crime

Friday Caps Clips

Your savory breakfast links: The first of two recaps of how 2020-21 went for the Caps’ far-flung prospect pool, starting with the group close to home in Hershey. [Rink] Speaking of Caps’ prospects, the Caps inked Herndon, VA-native Joe Snively to a one-year, two-way deal yesterday.

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Friday Caps Clips

BPD Officer: ‘They’re mad there’s no longer a ‘good ol boys’ club,’ officers defend Chief Smith after ‘no confidence’ vote

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - Some Birmingham police officers defended the leadership of their boss, Police Chief Patrick Smith. WBRC spoke to two active BPD officers who said they were blindsided by the announcement from the Fraternal Order of Police and called for transparency. The FOP referenced several reasons for their disapproval of current BPD leadership.

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BPD Officer: ‘They’re mad there’s no longer a ‘good ol boys’ club,’ officers defend Chief Smith after ‘no confidence’ vote

Washington Nationals vs Milwaukee Brewers: GameThread 49 of 162

Next Game Nationals Park WEATHER: Rainy, 66° • D.C. Starting Lineup: 1. Juan Soto - RF 2. Trea Turner - SS 3. Josh Bell - 1B 4. Kyle Schwarber - LF 5. Josh Harrison - 2B 6. Yan Gomes - C

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Washington Nationals vs Milwaukee Brewers: GameThread 49 of 162

Tiger Woods talks about his injury in first interview since car crash

Tiger Woods has given his first interview since he was involved in a massive car crash in February, discussing his rehab and physical therapy with Golf Digest. The golfing legend was seriously injured after the Genesis SUV he was driving veered off the road about 26 miles southwest of downtown Los Angeles around 7 a.m. on February 23.

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Tiger Woods talks about his injury in first interview since car crash

Fraternal Order of Police body says they do not support board vote of no-confidence against BPD Chief

The letter, written on behalf of members of the body of Birmingham’s FOP, says they do not support the executive board’s no-confidence vote against Birmingham Police Chief Patrick Smith and Assistant Chief Darnell Davenport. The letter also claims the members of the group are continually ignored by the board and they want an opportunity to be heard.

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Fraternal Order of Police body says they do not support board vote of no-confidence against BPD Chief

While Woodfin remains silent, Birmingham mayoral candidates troubled by police chief’s FOP no-confidence vote

Birmingham mayoral candidates are reacting to a historic Fraternal Order of Police vote of no-confidence against Chief Patrick Smith and Assistant Chief Darnell Davenport. Birmingham Mayor Randall Woodfin, who appointed Smith three years ago, has not yet responded to the FOP vote. Those running against him, however, have.

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While Woodfin remains silent, Birmingham mayoral candidates troubled by police chief’s FOP no-confidence vote

Birmingham police chief responds after Fraternal Order of Police issues no-confidence vote

Birmingham Police Chief Patrick Smith has issued a statement responding to a vote of no-confidence by the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge #1's(Birmingham Lodge). The vote was issued by FOP Lodge #1's(Birmingham Lodge) executive board. The vote of no-confidence cites a spike in violent crime since Smith’s three-year tenure.

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Birmingham police chief responds after Fraternal Order of Police issues no-confidence vote

Fraternal Order of Police issues unanimous no confidence vote against B’ham Police Chief Patrick Smith

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WBRC) - The Executive Board of the Birmingham Fraternal Order of Police voted in favor of a no confidence vote against Police Chief Patrick Smith Thursday night according to the lodge’s attorney. FOP Lodge #1 Attorney Liz Young issued the following statement:

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Fraternal Order of Police issues unanimous no confidence vote against B’ham Police Chief Patrick Smith

Fraternal Order of Police issues historic no-confidence vote against Birmingham Chief Patrick Smith

The state’s largest Fraternal Order of Police issued a vote of no-confidence in and Assistant Chief Darnell Davenport at a special called board meeting Wednesday night. The vote was issued by FOP’s Lodge #1′s executive board, which is made up of the organization’s elected officers, and the board of trustees, which is made up of 12 members.

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Fraternal Order of Police issues historic no-confidence vote against Birmingham Chief Patrick Smith