Spotlight falls on Knights' goaltenders entering back-to-back
Sun, 16 Dec 2018 02:07:14 GMT
In an effort to downplay his seemingly heavy workload from the past 25 days, Exhibit A presented by Marc-Andre Fleury was the quirk in the schedule that allowed the Golden Knights goaltender to play both games of the past two back-to-backs. In each scenario, the Knights started with an afternoon game, then had little or no travel before playing the next evening.
Capitals' Alex Ovechkin not fazed by summerlong party
Sun, 16 Dec 2018 02:05:38 GMT
Washington Capitals star Alex Ovechkin could have been forgiven had he suffered a bit of a hangover this season after winning his first Stanley Cup at age 32. Ovechkin recorded a hat trick in a second consecutive game Friday to extend his point streak to 13 games in Washington's 6-5 overtime win at Carolina. "He came back after winning the Stanley Cup, and he was ready to go from Day One," Capitals coach Todd Reirden told the Washington Post.
The Kelly Miller Circus, which is banned in some places
Sun, 16 Dec 2018 01:54:59 GMT
New Jersey has become the first state in the nation to bar circuses, carnivals and fairs from featuring elephants, tigers and other exotic animals. New Jersey becomes first state to ban wild animal circus acts New Jersey has become the first state in the nation to bar circuses, carnivals and fairs from featuring elephants, tigers and other exotic animals.
Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders, and Beto O'Rourke top the list of favored...
Sun, 16 Dec 2018 01:53:24 GMT
Former Vice President Joe Biden leads the pack of potential Democratic presidential candidates, according to a new poll of likely Iowa caucusgoers. Just two other people on the list of 20 potential contenders broke 5% support among the poll respondents: Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren and California Sen. Kamala Harris.
Which flu shot should you get? Here's what you need to know
Sun, 16 Dec 2018 01:42:44 GMT
My kids and I tried something different for our flu shots this year. Instead of making separate visits to my doctor and their pediatrician, we all went to the same place: our local Target, where the in-store clinic offered us each a $5 gift card for getting vaccinated.
Jersey Democrats cancel vote on controversial redistricting plan
Sun, 16 Dec 2018 01:40:03 GMT
State lawmakers are once again considering a plan to ask voters to approve changing the way New Jersey draws its legislative map. ( Facing mounting opposition from across the political spectrum, Democrats who control the New Jersey Legislature have canceled voting on a controversial redistricting plan that critics say could've bolstered their power for decades.
Mick Mulvaney, new chief of staff, once called Trump 'terrible human being'
Sun, 16 Dec 2018 01:39:48 GMT
Mick Mulvaney, who was tapped this week to replace Gen. John Kelly as the president's acting chief of staff, once called Donald Trump a "terrible human being."