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Jackets’ Foligno suspended 3 games for hit on Avalanche center Bellemare

By: The Associated Press

COLUMBUS, Ohio — The NHL has suspended Columbus forward Nick Foligno for three games for a hit that leveled Colorado Avalanche forward Pierre-Edouard Bellemare. The Department of Player Safety announced the penalty for the Blue Jackets captain on Monday. Foligno dropped Bellemare with the open-ice hit with his elbow to...

Hockey commentator Don Cherry fired for rant over immigrants

By: Rob Gillies, The Associated Press

TORONTO — Don Cherry, Canada’s most polarizing, flamboyant and opinionated hockey commentator, was fired Monday for calling immigrants “you people” in a television rant in which he said new immigrants are not honoring the country’s fallen soldiers. Rogers Sportsnet President Bart Yabsley announced the decision in a statement following discussions...

Liberty proves too much for Air Academy, wins 37-28

By: Hero Sports

The Liberty Lancers earned a win when they defeated the Air Academy Kadets 37-28 on Friday at @ Air Academy High School. The Lancers’ leading receiver was Mussa Pene, who caught nine passes for 230 yards and two scores.Malachi Salus got involved in the passing game as well, catching two...

Mead wins big over Frederick, 27-0

By: Hero Sports

The Mead Mavericks easily defeated the Frederick Warriors by a score of 27-0 on Friday. The Mavericks’ leading receiver was Trey Ward, who caught four passes for 96 yards. Brady Veltien led the Mavericks’ passing attack with 213 yards through the air. Veltien also added one rushing touchdown. Ward lead...

Yes, Indianapolis Colts fans were chanting for Chad Kelly

By: Daniel Boniface

Don’t look now, but Indianapolis has fallen hard for Chad Kelly. During the Colts’ 16-12 loss to the lowly Miami Dolphins, things got so bad the crowd at Lucas Oil Stadium started begging for the former Broncos backup quarterback. Their chant of choice? “We want Chad! We want Chad!” according...

WATCH: Christian McCaffrey scores a TD at snowy Lambeau Field

By: Daniel Boniface

Christian McCaffrey is on fire. As the snowflakes fell at Lambeau Field, the former Valor Christian standout punched in touchdown from three yards out to bring the Carolina Panthers to within striking distance of the Green Bay Packers. The touchdown made the score 24-16 in the 4th quarter. *Checks Notes*...