Warriors’ D’Angelo Russell expected back Wednesday night

first_imgThe Warriors’ expectation is D’Angelo Russell will return to the court Wednesday night in Charlotte after missing their last nine games with a sprained right thumb.The 23-year-old point guard is listed as probable for the Warriors, who will also get Draymond Green (heel) back after a one-game absence as they try to avoid a fourth straight loss on their five-game road trip.Russell has missed 12 of the Warriors’ 22 games, but when he’s played he’s thrived in their offense. He’s averaging a …last_img read more

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Play Your Part Episode 23: Synopsis

first_imgThe next episode of the Play Your Part Television Series will air on Saturday, 24 February 2018 on SABC 2 at 18h00.Get your sneak peek of episode 23 of the Play Your Part TV series, here.This episode is anchored on pillars of mentoring, skills development, health and education. These are strategically aligned to priorities of the NDP.Avashoni MainganyeArtist Avashoni Mainganye, who has been instrumental in helping young aspiring artists in Venda to develop and market their works, tells us about his passion for the arts and mentoring young artists.Rivoningo MhlariCo-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Rikatec Information Management Systems, Rivoningo Mhlari tells us about the importance of harvesting information and presenting it in a contemporary way to clients in various industries.Geoff JohnsonGeoff Johnson is the man behind the ‘10th province of South Africa’. He has managed to rally the expatriate community behind him to raise funds for the benefit of communities in South Africa. One of his main fundraising efforts has been the South African Charity Golf Day.Lulu BoxozaLulu Boxoza tells us about how the Temba Community Development which initially focused on poverty alleviation in communities, has put the alleviation of the devastating effects of HIV in communities at the heart of their work.Play Your Part is broadcast at 18:00 on every Saturday on SABC2.To get Involved in playing your part in South Africa:Check out the conversation on Twitter: #GetInvolvedTell us how you Play Your Part through our social media channels:Follow Play Your Part on Twitter: @PlayYourPartSA;Follow Brand South Africa on Twitter: @Brand_SA; orLike us on Facebook: Official Brand South AfricaWould you like to use this article in your publication or on your website? See Using Brand South Africa material.last_img read more

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Blackwater junks KIA

first_imgView comments “I expected a bounce-back, but not like this. I am mildly surprised,” Isaac said after the rout. “While reviewing the tape [of our last game], I noticed that we lacked the energy and I asked the players to play with energy tonight.“I got that from them from both ends of the floor,” he went on. “I told them after the game that if we play with the same kind of energy, who knows how far that will take us in our last three games.”FEATURED STORIESSPORTSSEA Games: Biñan football stadium stands out in preparedness, completionSPORTSPrivate companies step in to help SEA Games hostingSPORTSBoxers Pacquiao, Petecio torchbearers for SEA Games openingGlobalPort snapped TNT KaTropa’s two-game winning streak with a 119-112 victory later in the night, climbing to a level 3-3 card in the process.Stanley Pringle scored 30 points and had eight rebounds and import Murphey Holloway had 24 and 17 as the Batang Pier dealt the Texters their third loss in seven games. The Elite established franchise marks in points scored in a quarter, 40 to open up against the Picanto, and 70 in a half, for a 39-point lead going into the third as Blackwater rebounded from a 117-96 loss to TNT KaTropa to rise to a level 4-4 card and stay in the playoff hunt.“We are very positive of our playoff chances,” Isaac said. “We will face whatever challenges are in front of us in our last three games. The team is ready.”Chris Ellis and Dave Marcelo, Blackwater’s new acquisitions from Barangay Ginebra in a trade completed on Thursday, did not see action yet.Isaac said that he asked Ellis and Marcelo to report for practice on Monday and the duo, who enjoyed respectable playing time while with defending champion Barangay Ginebra, will have to earn their minutes with the team.Ellis and Marcelo will have some form of motivation with the Elite’s next game slated against the Gin Kings on Friday.ADVERTISEMENT Biggest Pogo service provider padlocked for tax evasion NATO’s aging eye in the sky to get a last overhaul LATEST STORIES ANTIPOLO—Coach Leo Isaac was looking for a bounce-back from his Blackwater crew and got something he didn’t really expect.Two days after losing horribly, and a day after making a blockbuster trade, the Elite flaunted their best form yet and dealt KIA Picanto an ugly beating, 118-97, Friday night that enhanced their playoff chances in the PBA Governors’ Cup at Ynares Center here.ADVERTISEMENT MOST READ Profitable, yes; never again, please! Celebrity chef Gary Rhodes dies at 59 with wife by his sidecenter_img Hotel says PH coach apologized for ‘kikiam for breakfast’ claim Robredo should’ve resigned as drug czar after lack of trust issue – Panelo Lacson: SEA Games fund put in foundation like ‘Napoles case’ Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss PLAY LIST 02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City01:07Trump talks impeachment while meeting NCAA athletes02:49World-class track facilities installed at NCC for SEA Games Ethel Booba on hotel’s clarification that ‘kikiam’ is ‘chicken sausage’: ‘Kung di pa pansinin, baka isipin nila ok lang’ Trump signs bills in support of Hong Kong protesters But the old reliables were there for Isaac, with import Henry Walker shooting 25 points, grabbing 11 rebounds and issuing seven assists in just over 36 minutes as Isaac found the luxury of giving the NBA veteran some rest with the lopsided outcome.JP Erram had 16 points and 14 rebounds, and Mike DiGregorio started out at the point to finish with 16 after making all of his five attempts from beyond trifectaville.KIA, meanwhile, all but bowed out after taking its eighth straight loss even after parading a new import in Geron Marquis Johnson, who scored 28 points but had nine of the Picanto’s 19 turnovers.Meanwhile, San Miguel Beer parades new import Terik Bridgeman against slumping Alaska in a Petron Saturday Special Game at 5 p.m. at AUF Sports Arena and Cultural Center in Angeles City.Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. last_img read more

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John Mayer Raises Charity Funds With Raffle

first_imgMulti-Grammy-winning singer/songwriter John Mayer is raising funds for the Northern California Institute for Research and Education (NCIRE), one of the nation’s foremost organizations studying the effects of war on U.S. military personnel.Mayer partnered with the organization in 2011 on several pilot programs aimed at helping veterans overcome the effects of post traumatic stress and lead healthy productive lives as civilians.To raise the funds, Mayer has created a unique opportunity for fans that not only rewards the winners of an online raffle, but also helps educate fans on post traumatic stress and the need to help active military when they return home. Three winners will be chosen to spend a day with Mayer in the coming months, working together on a day-long volunteer project to help veterans. Raffle winners will work side-by-side with Mayer and veterans on the project and celebrate the completion of the project with a meal and photo session.Mayer’s programs with NCIRE include a Veterans Exercise and Wellness Program, Integrative Medicine for Traumatic Stress, Women Warriors Fitness and Nutrition Program and Military Acculturation Program. All four programs are based in the San Francisco Bay-area with hopes to replicate them in other parts of the country. Mayer first became interested in veterans issues following a visit to Camp Lejeune five years ago, and was honored by the Recording Academy earlier this year at its annual Grammys on the Hill event for his work on behalf of veterans.For more information on the raffle, click here. Entry deadline is November 1.last_img read more

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Rollover crash in Mission Bay leaves passenger with shattered arm

first_img September 3, 2018 Rollover crash in Mission Bay leaves passenger with shattered arm SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – A man suffered a shattered arm in the Mission Bay Park area after the Jeep in which he was a passenger rolled over and he was ejected and the driver left him at the scene, authorities said Monday.The crash was reported at 11:24 p.m. Sunday in the 900 block of Fiesta Island Road, San Diego police Officer John Buttle said.The driver was doing donuts when the Jeep rolled over and the 35-year- old passenger’s right arm was pinched between the SUV and the ground and he was ejected, Buttle said.The vehicle apparently rolled back onto its wheels and the driver left the victim at the scene, the officer said.The victim’s right arm was shattered and he was taken to a hospital for treatment, Buttle said. KUSI Newsroom Categories: Local San Diego News, Traffic & Accidents FacebookTwitter Posted: September 3, 2018 KUSI Newsroom, last_img read more

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