Nike to junk ‘home’ and ’away’ designations for jerseys next season

first_imgLATEST STORIES MOST READ Instead, Nike will refer to each colorway as “editions” and leave it to the home team to decide which jersey it will wear for each game.According to Nike’s official website,  the ”Association Edition” will replace white home uniforms, while the “Icon Edition” will replace the contrasting colored road uniforms.New release from Nike previews what new NBA uniforms will look like, promises four core uniforms for each teamhttps://t.co/0oGvkSqWsP pic.twitter.com/fqcmacXN8C— Kyle Neubeck (@KyleNeubeck) July 18, 2017ADVERTISEMENT Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Former champion Taylor arrested for biting, threatening woman The one concrete example they have up is for GSW’s home whites: pic.twitter.com/Gem2DiQqnL— Kyle Neubeck (@KyleNeubeck) July 18, 2017Ahead of the 2017-2018 NBA season, Nike recently gave a glimpse of its  revamped official NBA jerseys collection.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSEnd of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legendSPORTSRedemption is sweet for Ginebra, Scottie ThompsonSPORTSMayweather beats Pacquiao, Canelo for ‘Fighter of the Decade’Aside from officially welcoming sponsorship patches on each uniform, the sports apparel giant announced that the NBA has agreed to do away with the traditional ”home” and “road” jersey designations and color assignments.ADVERTISEMENT Ai-Ai delas Alas on Jiro Manio: ‘Sana pinahalagahan niya ang naitulong ko’ Albay to send off disaster response team to Batangas 2 nabbed in Bicol drug stings Teen gunned down in Masbate Marcosian mode: Duterte threatens to arrest water execs ‘one night’ Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles02:06Passengers bear waiting at terminal for chance to be home for Christmas00:50Trending Articles01:40Filipinos turn Taal Volcano ash, plastic trash into bricks01:32Taal Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite READ: NBA to begin selling jersey sponsorships in 2017-18 “Beginning with the 2017-18 season, home teams will pick which of their uniforms will be worn at all home games and visiting teams will choose a contrasting uniform within their own assortment,” a statement from Nike read.“Because of this change, Nike and the NBA worked together to create four core uniforms for each team, classified as ‘editions.’”Despite the changes, such provisions will still adhere to the white-versus-colored contrast, to avoid confusion among players on the court.A “Classic Edition” is also set to be rolled out for eight unspecified teams, the report said.As of this writing, Nike has yet to release the retail price of each jersey for the public.  Khristian Ibarrola /raSports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next 787 earthquakes recorded in 24 hours due to restive Taal Volcano Vilma Santos, Luis Manzano warn public of fake account posing as her End of his agony? SC rules in favor of Espinosa, orders promoter heirs to pay boxing legend 787 earthquakes recorded in 24 hours due to restive Taal Volcano View commentslast_img read more

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PBA: NLEX bounces back, sidetracks Columbian

first_img‘High crimes and misdemeanors’: Trump impeachment trial begins Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next “We knew that coming in Columbian is no push over so we told the team that we need to earn this win tonight,” said Lastimosa who’s still in charge while head coach Yeng Guiao is in the Asian Games with the national team.“For some reason we were able to defend well in the second half so we’re happy about that.”Columbian managed to put up a fight in the latter stages of the period after Akeem Wright knocked down a three to cut NLEX’ lead to five, 107-102, with 3:24 left but JR Quiñahan countered back with a triple of his own just 14 seconds later for the Road Warriors’ 110-102 buffer.Quiñahan once again found himself giving some much-needed firepower when he converted on an open three-pointer from the right wing for NLEX’ 116-104 lead with 55.3 seconds left.Aaron Fuller led the Road Warriors with 35 points and 21 rebounds in his return to the team after he was called in to be the team’s replacement import with Oluseyi Ashaolu having therapy on his injured right knee.ADVERTISEMENT Peza offers relief to ecozone firms NLEX put another roadblock in Columbian’s way after registering a 116-104 victory in the 2018 PBA Governors’ Cup Wednesday at Smart Araneta Coliseum.ADVERTISEMENT Will you be the first P16 Billion Powerball jackpot winner from the Philippines? Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award ONE: Banario grateful to have Folayang on his side ahead of Khan fight DepEd’s Taal challenge: 30K students displaced Larry Fonacier added 17 points to NLEX’ fight with Kenneth Ighalo putting up 15 points and the duo of Quiñahan and Bong Galanza pitching in 10 points apiece.Wright had 37 points and 17 rebounds for the Dyip while Jerramy King added 22 points.RELATED VIDEO Palace OKs total deployment ban on Kuwait OFWscenter_img The Road Warriors, who bounced back from their horrible 102-72 loss in their last game, returned to winning form and improved to a 2-1 record while the Dyip remained still winless after three games.After a back-and-forth affair in the first three quarters, the Road Warriors managed to head into a freeway of offense, going on a 11-0 run to take a 102-89 lead early in the payoff period.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSTim Cone still willing to coach Gilas but admits decision won’t be ‘simple yes or no’NLEX assistant coach Jojo Lastimosa said their strong start in the fourth quarter wouldn’t have happened if not for defense.Columbian went just 16-of-46 in the second half, after making 23 is 46 attempts in the first two quarters. MOST READ View comments Gov’t in no rush to rescue animals in Taal Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. LATEST STORIES Judy Ann’s 1st project for 2020 is giving her a ‘stomachache’ Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California collegelast_img read more

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NU Bullpups rule PSSBC tourney

first_imgDon’t miss out on the latest news and information. Gretchen Barretto’s daughter Dominique graduates magna cum laude from California college LATEST STORIES MOST READ Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles00:50Trending Articles00:50Trending Articles02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award Batang Gilas standout Gerry Abadiano, Terrence Fortea and Kevin Quiambao starred in NU’s 34-point rampage in that period while helping limit the Greenies to just 20 points there.Fortea and Abadiano shared the Finals MVP honors after delivering 28 and 27 points, respectively, while Quiambao, who finished with 21 points and 19 rebounds, emerged as the tournament MVP.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSJapeth Aguilar wins 1st PBA Finals MVP award for GinebraSPORTSGolden State Warriors sign Lee to multiyear contract, bring back ChrissSan Beda took third place after nipping Far Eastern University, 78-76. Japeth Aguilar embraces role, gets rewarded with Finals MVP plum Nadine Lustre’s phone stolen in Brazil View comments ‘Mia’: Rom-com with a cause a career-boosting showcase for Coleen Garciacenter_img Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Ginebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup title Eala named Europe’s best foreigner After winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folk Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Members and supporters of the NU Bullpups celebrate after the championship game.National University lived up to its growing reputation by ruling 7th Philippine Secondary Schools Basketball Championship Rain or Shine Cup with a 107-87 rout of La Salle Greenhills on Thursday at the SGS gym in Quezon City.All it took was an explosive third period for NU to retain its label as one of the best high school programs in the nation.ADVERTISEMENT No.13 lucky for Orlando Bloom Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Nextlast_img read more

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Kings’ misery continues

first_imgWeaver, playing in his 123rdcareer game, scored during the Kings’ two-goal third. “It’s about time,” said Weaver, originally credited with two goals before a postgame scoring change. “I wish we would have had a victory there at the end, but we didn’t. I’m just going to enjoy (the goal) for a couple of hours, then forget about it and concentrate on the next game.” Tampa Bay’s Johan Holmqvist made 29 saves. He has allowed just one goal in 17shootout attempts this season. “It looked like we had control for two periods, but they got back in the game,” Holmqvist said. “It was a good feeling to win a shootout again.” Kings goalie Sean Burke, who was playing for the Lightning’s AHL team in Springfield before being claimed on waivers Jan. 18 by the Kings, stopped 27 shots. “We had a chance to win that game,” said Burke, who is 2-2-2 with the Kings. “I just got beat in the shootout. We got down, but I think we showed a lot of character – (going down) 2-0 in the other team’s building in the firstseven or eight minutes can be pretty intimidating.” Kings center Michael Cammalleri missed the game with what team officials called a muscle strain. No other details regarding the injury that sidelined the Kings’ second-leading scorer (22 goals and 51assists in 55 games) were provided. 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! TAMPA, Fla. – Mike Weaver finally scored his firstNHL goal. Unfortunately for him, it came in the latest loss by the struggling Kings. Vincent Lecavalier scored his 34th goal and connected in the shootout, leading the Tampa Bay Lightning past the Kings 3-2 on Tuesday night. center_img Lecavalier and Blair Jones scored first-period goals for the Lightning, who have won 11 of 13. Tampa Bay took the shootout 3-1. Tampa Bay took a 2-0 lead in the first period, but the Kings rallied with two goals in the third. Weaver’s second was awarded to Derek Armstrong about 40 minutes after the game. “I was just like, `Get the puck. Make sure you get the puck from the ref,”‘ Weaver said. “Points are not my thing anyway, so when I do get them, it’s just a bonus.” The Kings, who have the worst record in the Western Conference, are 2-8-3 over their past 13 games. Weaver cut their deficit to 2-1 at 1:13 of the third. Armstrong tied it on a deflection of Weaver’s shot from the blue line with 12:19 left in the period. last_img

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Delight as Donegal and Knock Airports get cash injection

first_imgBoth Donegal and Knock Airport have received welcomed cash injections.Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport, Shane Ross TD today revealed that his Department is allocating €2.77 million in funding support for the four regional airports in Donegal, Ireland West Airport Knock, Kerry and Waterford.The grants have been welcomed by Deputy Pat The Cope Gallagher. Deputy Gallagher said “I have always maintained the case and pressurised the Government for support of regional airports since my re-election to Dail Eireann in the interests of regional development, connectivity and overall access to the regions.He said the grant of €320,046 was being made under the Regional Airports Programme 2015-2019, which supports these airports with both capital and operational grants for projects and activities in the areas of safety and security.“The grants announced today provide assistance towards the operational costs incurred by Donegal Airport and are in addition to capital grant funding announced earlier in 2016 and grant aided measures of safety and security investments at the airport.“The grants announced today are critically important towards the running of the airport and in addition to the provision of Public Service Obligation (PSO) air services on the Donegal/Dublin, which I continue to lobby for in order to sustain the airport in Donegal. “These supports are very important for airports such as Donegal and for the role that they play in promoting a level of international connectivity to support business, tourism and wider travel access from and to counties such as Donegal,” concluded Pat the Cope.Delight as Donegal and Knock Airports get cash injection was last modified: December 22nd, 2016 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:airportgrantsPat The Cope Gallagherlast_img read more

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Bin Laden warns of attacks in new tape

first_img The voice on the tape, purported to be bin Laden, said he was directing his message to the American people after polls showed that “an overwhelming majority of you want the withdrawal of American troops from Iraq but (Bush) opposed that desire.” He said insurgents were winning the conflict in Iraq and warned that security measures in the West and the United States could not prevent attacks there. “The proof of that is the explosions you have seen in the capitals of European nations,” he said “The delay in similar operations happening in America has not been because of failure to break through your security measures. The operations are under preparation and you will see them in your homes the minute they are through (with preparations), with God’s permission.” The speaker did not spell out conditions for a truce in the excerpts aired by Al-Jazeera. “We do not mind offering you a long-term truce with fair conditions that we adhere to,” he said. “We are a nation that God has forbidden to lie and cheat. So both sides can enjoy security and stability under this truce so we can build Iraq and Afghanistan, which have been destroyed in this war. “There is no shame in this solution, which prevents the wasting of billions of dollars that have gone to those with influence and merchants of war in America,” he said. In an Arabic transcription of the entire tape on the Al-Jazeera Web site — but not aired — bin Laden makes an oblique reference to how to prevent new attacks on the United States, but does not specify if these are conditions for a truce. “If I were president, I would stop the attacks on the United States: First I would apologize to all the widows and orphans and those who were tortured. Then I would announce that American interference in the nations of the world has ended,” he said. The last audiotape purported to be from bin Laden was broadcast in December 2004 by Al-Jazeera. In that recording, he endorsed Abu-Musab al-Zarqawi as his deputy in Iraq and called for a boycott of Iraqi elections. He issued numerous tapes in 2003 and 2004, calling for Muslims to attack U.S. interests and threatening attacks against the United States. In an April 15, 2004, audiotape, he vowed revenge against the United States for Israel’s assassination of Hamas founder Sheik Ahmed Yassin — and at the same time offered a truce to European countries. Bin Laden appeared in a video released October 2004, just ahead of U.S. presidential elections, saying the United States can avoid another Sept. 11 attack if it stops threatening the security of Muslims. Since December 2004, bin Laden’s deputy in al-Qaida, al-Zawahri, has issued a number of video and audiotapes, including one claiming responsibility for the London attacks, which he said came after Europe rejected the terms of a truce al-Qaida had previously offered them. Al-Jazeera’s editor-in-chief Ahmed al-Sheik would not comment on when or where the latest tape was received. He said the full tape was 10 minutes long. The station aired excerpts with what it “considered newsworthy,” he said, but would not say what was on the remainder. Jeremy Bennie, a terrorism analyst for Jane’s Defense Weekly, said bin Laden appeared to be “playing the peacemaker, the more statesmanlike character” with his offer of a truce. “They want to promote the image that they can launch attacks if and when it suits them. That’s the message of a powerful organization, not a weakened one. They want us to believe they are in control,” he said. The mention of rebuilding Iraq and Afghanistan may be a recognition of divisions among the ranks of Islamic militants over the insurgency in Iraq by bin Laden’s ally, al-Zarqawi, who has come under criticism by some radicals for attacks on Iraqi civilians. “If it turns out to be him, and it’s not old stuff he’s done spliced together, the initial significance of this is that he’s still alive,” former White House antiterrorism chief Richard A. Clarke said. Beyond that, he told The Associated Press, “the only new element in his statement is that they are planning an attack soon on the United States. “Would he say that and risk being proved wrong, if he can’t pull it off in a month or so?” Clarke asked. Of the truce offer, which Clarke said bin Laden has made before, “I think it’s designed to make him look more reasonable in Arab and Muslim eyes. He’s a very sophisticated reader of world opinion and American opinion, and he obviously knows he can’t affect American thinking. He’s too reviled.” Intelligence authorities were examining why bin Laden — if in fact the voice on the tape is verified as his — would be speaking out after more than a year of letting his al-Zawahri serve as al-Qaida’s public face in statements and other communications. One counterterror official, speaking on condition of anonymity because of the sensitive nature of the tape, suggested it was an attempt to show “al-Qaida rank-and-file and the public at large that that he’s still around, given that he hasn’t been heard from in such a long time.”160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! CAIRO, Egypt (AP) — Al-Jazeera on Thursday aired an audiotape purportedly from Osama bin Laden, who says al-Qaida is making preparations for attacks in the United States but offering a truce “with fair conditions.” The tape’s release came days after a U.S. airstrike in Pakistan that was targeting bin Laden’s deputy, Ayman al-Zawahri, and reportedly killed four leading al-Qaida figures, including possibly al-Zawahri’s son-in-law. There was no mention of the attack on the segments that were broadcast. It was the first purported tape from the al-Qaida leader in more than a year — the longest period without a message since the Sept. 11 2001 suicide hijackings in the United States. Al-Jazeera said the tape was recorded in the Islamic month that corresponds with December. AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MORESanta Anita opens winter meet Saturday with loaded card The speaker refers to an alleged comment by President Bush about bombing the Qatar headquarters of Al-Jazeera, which was first reported in the British press on Nov. 22. He also refers indirectly to the July 7 bombings in London that killed 56 people and to poll numbers that showed a fall in Bush’s popularity, as occurred in late 2005. There was no immediate confirmation of the tape’s authenticity, although the voice resembled that of bin Laden’s in previous messages. U.S. counterterror officials said Thursday they have seen no specific or credible intelligence to indicate an upcoming al-Qaida attack on the country. The United States will not let up in the war on terror despite the threats on the tape, said White House press secretary Scott McClellan. “We do not negotiate with terrorists,” McClellan said. “We put them out of business.” While warning against downplaying the taped threat, officials at intelligence and law enforcement agencies said there has been no recent increase in “chatter” that can indicate that such an attack is imminent.last_img read more

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Sexual abuse of teen alleged during trial of former priest

first_img AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MORESanta Anita opens winter meet Saturday with loaded card160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set! LOS ANGELES (AP) – A succession of grown men testified Tuesday that ex-priest Michael Wempe trapped them in a web of sexual molestation that began in their childhoods and continues to shadow their lives today. Pointing across the courtroom where the former Roman Catholic clergyman was seated at the counsel table, on trial for molestation, prosecutor Todd Hicks asked a witness identified only as Jay F. how he knew Wempe. “From a nightmare,” said the 39-year-old man. At one point, staring at Wempe, he said bitingly: “This guy is so sick.” He graphically outlined a pattern of molestation that involved fondling, masturbation and oral copulation that began when he was 13 and also ensnared two of his brothers. He said he felt “trapped and confused” during the two years that Wempe abused him. “As a Catholic, you’re taught the priest is the closest thing to God, someone you should respect,” he said. “Then you’re caught in this abuse and you don’t know what to do…. You think it will go away.” Jay F. said he never mentioned his ordeal to anyone until 10 years ago when he blurted it out in a confessional. But the priest who heard his confession did nothing, he said. He said he decided to come forward when he heard about the nationwide priest scandal and wishes now he had spoken up sooner because, “I could have saved other kids.” Another victim, identified as John C. testified he has had trouble remembering everything that happened to him because he was so young. He said he was molested between the ages of 5 and 7. “I started remembering things…,” he said. “It’s like trying to complete a puzzle and suddenly you have a box of pieces you didn’t know you had. I’m trying to get my life in order and my interest is in finding out what these pieces were.” The 27-year-old man, who works in San Francisco, also said: “These things are dictating most of my behavior to this point.” After his involvement with the priest, John C. said, he became an incorrigible student who was suspended and eventually expelled from high school. He said he kept a picture of the Unabomber in his high school locker and made bomb threats. Eventually, he said, he was arrested and wound up living in a group home. John C. said he is one of many of Wempe’s victims who have filed suit against the Archdiocese of Los Angeles but is less interested in the money than punishment for those involved. “If I could wail on the church wall for a couple of days, that would be better,” he said. Of his testimony, he said, “I don’t believe in confession in church. Hopefully this will help me get on.” Wempe’s attorney, Leonard Levine, who gently cross-examined the witnesses and voiced no objections to any of the prosecutor’s questions, has admitted that his client molested 13 boys in the 1970s and ’80s. But he maintains that Wempe is not guilty of molesting another boy in the 1990s, the case for which he is on trial. That young man was to testify later in the week.last_img read more

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WEATHER WARNING: 100 KM/HR GALE FORCE STORM ON WAY TO DONEGAL

first_imgDONEGAL is set to get battered with gale force storm winds, Met Eireann warned tonight.The forecasters issued a weather warning earlier predicting: “Southerly gales will develop later tonight on coasts from Mizen Head to Erris Head to Malin Head, and on all remaining Irish coasts and the Irish Sea on Thursday.“Southerly winds will occasional reach strong gale force on Thursday between Valentia and Bloody Foreland.” RTE, BBC and Sky are all reporting that there will be very windy tomorrow “Gusts will reach 70 to 100 km/h, strongest over exposed parts of the west and northwest,” said RTE this evening.The worst of the winds will begin at dawn and continue throughout the day.Most places will start off dry with just some drizzle along western coasts. However persistent and sometimes heavy rain will move into Donegal during the afternoon.AA Roadwatch and gardai are appealing to motorists out on the roads tonight and tomorrow to take care, especially with the heavy downpours predicted for tomorrow afternoon. WEATHER WARNING: 100 KM/HR GALE FORCE STORM ON WAY TO DONEGAL was last modified: November 24th, 2011 by BrendaShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:10 km/hrdonegal weathergale force windsweather warning for donegallast_img read more

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Week 5 prep scoreboard

first_img AD Quality Auto 360p 720p 1080p Top articles1/5READ MOREThe top 10 theme park moments of 2019 Lakewood 49, Jordan 42 Poly 65, Millikan 6 Damien 22, St. John Bosco 20 Los Alamitos 33, Carson 21 Leuzinger 46, Lynwood 27 Week 5 football scores Friday’s results Cabrillo 25, Wilson 7 Dominguez 32, Compton 0 center_img Marc Rodgers had 22 carries for 252 rushing yards and three scores for the Olympians. Santa Fe 49, Downey 0 Paramount 26, Marina 0 Cerritos 25, Glenn 11 La Mirada 21, Bellflower 14 Mayfair 33, Gahr 0 St. Paul 35, Washington 0 Mary Star 33, Santa Clara 6 St. Anthony 24, Chadwick 21 Valley Christian 21, Paraclete 7 Venice 40, Banning 7 Taft 38, Narboone 6 San Pedro 34, Morningside 13 Huntington Park 24, Garfield 20 L.A. Jordan 43, South East 0 South Gate 20, Bell 9 Today Avalon at Santa Clarita Christian, 1 p.m. Downey Calvary Chapel vs. Brethren Christian at Clark Field, 7 p.m. FRIDAY’S PHENOMS PASSING Gabriel Thomas, Poly: 7 for 8, 229 yards, 3 TDs Kyle Kazarian, Cabrillo: 20 for 31, 218 yards, TD RUSHING Gaston Wilson, Paramount: 19 carries, 214 yards J’Vone Hibbler, San Pedro: 20 carries, 170 yards, 2 TDs Ken Kimura, Valley Christian: 28 carries, 185 yards, 2 TDs Sidney Gonzalez, St. Anthony: 31 carries, 151 yards, TD Nicolas Grigsby, St. Paul: 22 carries, 130 yards, 3 TDs Jeremy Avery, Bellflower: 21 carries, 124 yards Peter Gonzalez, South Gate: 27 carries, 104 yards, 2 TDs RECEIVING Terrence Austin, Poly: 5 receptions, 132 yards, 2 TDs OTHER Marina, Johnny Villaverde, Bell: 269 all-purpose yards, TD Alterraun Verner, Mayfair: 102-yard INT return for TD Dominic Jackson, Millikan: 83-yard kickoff return for TD 160Want local news?Sign up for the Localist and stay informed Something went wrong. Please try again.subscribeCongratulations! You’re all set!last_img read more

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QPR are struggling but Vargas and Fer can inspire them to beat Villa

first_imgQPR are bottom of the table and struggling – but they are favourites to win Monday’s clash with Aston Villa at Loftus Road.Rangers haven’t won in five Premier League matches and Harry Redknapp’s side remain 2/1 to finish bottom and 4/7 to be relegated.But despite the defeat, last Sunday’s showing against Liverpool was their strongest performance of the season so far and we reckon they can record just a second league success of the campaign.They are 7/5 to pick up all three points, with Villa 12/5 and the draw 11/5.Despite impressive wins against Liverpool and Stoke in the opening weeks of the season, Villa have gone off the boil and if QPR repeat the commitment they showed last time out, they will surely run out winners.Eduardo Vargas is the 5/1 favourite to open the scoring after netting twice last week and he is 7/1 to score back-to-back-braces and 9/5 to score at any time during the game.Vargas looks a big price at 14/1 to be named the man of the match, while Leroy Fer is likely to be a handful in midfield and is an attractive 8/1 with BetVictor.For all your weekend odds check out betvictor.com.Be lucky.CharlieFollow West London Sport on TwitterFind us on Facebooklast_img read more

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