Trail Blazers: Lillard was selected the Western Conference player of the week by the NBA on Monday. He averaged 29.3 points and eight assists as Portland swept its three games last week. The Trail Blazers had more steals (eight) than fouls (seven) in the first half. Portland has scored 100 or more points in 12 straight games..
TSN’s Dustin Neilson reports that Skinner will be at the World Junior evaluation camp along with Dylan Wells, so Oilers with 2 of the 4 goalies at the camp. His upside I didn think Skinner would be around at 78. Hockey News had the 6 foot, 3 inch, 200 pound Skinner rated 85th overall.
On Aug. 23) prior to traveling to play San Francisco on Aug. On Aug. The Costa Rica School Of Massage Therapy has recently announced that they are expanding their continuing education options. The school is launching a 100 hour continuing education program for sports massage therapy. This is known as the Motion Mechanic Sports Therapy Certification program and this is set to start in May 2017 and will run for four weeks..
At the end of each day, return to the comfort of your apartment hotel, where your accommodations include complimentary Wi Fi and an equipped kitchen. The program is limited to 28 travellers. In addition, you’ll enjoy a Paris Museum Pass, an extensive meal plan plus wine with dinner, and a professional AHI Travel Director is on site to provide assistance..
Rookie Dede Westbrook returned from an injury with six catches for 115 yards and a touchdown, all in the first half, helping Jacksonville close the preseason with a win over Atlanta. Westbrook, a fourth round draft pick from Oklahoma, entered the game leading the NFL with 173 yards receiving in the preseason despite missing last week’s game against Carolina with soreness. Westbrook beat Falcons cornerback Akeem King for a 43 yard touchdown catch on the final play of the first quarter and had another 43 yard catch in the second quarter.
Mark Giordano, Mikael Backlund and Troy Brouwer scored for the Flames, who outplayed the two time defending Stanley Cup champions for long stretches before dropping their fourth straight. Jon Gillies stopped 28 shots but had no chance when Kessel slid a cross ice pass to a wide open Schultz. (AP) Ryan O’Reilly and Zemgus Girgensons scored 2:05 apart in the second period, and Buffalo sent Toronto to its fourth straight loss..
Vince, a kind hearted, wonderful man, is also very competitive. He walked past John and somewhat sarcastically quipped, “I suppose you’re going to show that on TV tonight”. Vince told that story at John’s Memorial, but what I didn’t know was that John had walked over to Vince, put his hand on his shoulder and said, “No Vince, you know I wouldn’t do that, you’re a friend”.