Cyclones' Brock and ex-Hawkeye Bruce are among latest players charged in gambling investigation
Jirehl Brock and three other Iowa State football players along with three current or former Iowa football players and a student assistant have been charged in connection with the state’s investigation into illegal sports wagering at the two schools.
Lafrenière scores 2nd of season, Rangers beat Capitals 4-1
New York Rangers left wing Alexis Lafrenire (13) scores a goal past Washington Capitals goaltender Vitek Vanecek (41) during the second period of an NHL hockey game, Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021, in Washington. Also seen are Capitals defenseman John Carlson (74) and Rangers center Mika Zibanejad (93). (AP Photo/Nick Wass)WASHINGTON – Alexis Lafrenière scored his second NHL goal, Artemi Panarin had two assists and the New York Rangers made the best of a new-look lineup, beating the Washington Capitals 4-1 Saturday for their second consecutive victory. Panarin set up Lafrenière on the doorstep late in the second period, and his shot provided the rebound for Chris Kreider's power-play goal in the first. He's the second Rangers player in league protocol, along with injured forward Filip Chytil.
Goalies get shuffled in NHL free agency; Lightning depleted
Jacob Markstrom left Vancouver to sign a six-year, $36 million contract with the Calgary Flames. The Wild quickly addressed their goaltending needs after trading Devan Dubnyk to San Jose, by signing Cam Talbot signing a three-year, $11 million deal. — Veteran forward Wayne Simmonds was among the first free agents to sign, reaching a one-year $1.5 million deal with the Maple Leafs. With starting goalie Corey Crawford leaving for New Jersey in free agency, the Blackhawks also signed goalie Malcolm Subban to a two-year, $1.7 million contract. — The Senators and newly acquired goalie Matt Murray agreed to two-year, $25 million deal.
Miami Beach Pop Festival Postponed
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. - The Miami Beach Pop Festival, scheduled for Nov. 8-10, has been postponed. Here is what the organizers posted on the concert website:Miami Beach Pop Festival has announced the postponement of the 2019 event, originally scheduled for November 8-10. The producers of Miami Beach Pop Festival will be working with all involved parties to secure a new date in the future. Ticket holders who purchased through the official Miami Beach Pop Festival website can expect to see refunds on their credit card or bank statement. We especially want to thank the City of Miami Beach for its continued support.
Rock Out on the Sand at the Miami Beach Pop Festival!
MIAMI BEACH, Fla. - Don't miss some of the biggest stars in music performing live on the sand at the Miami Beach Pop Festival from Friday, Nov. 8th through Sunday, Nov. 10th! You'll also get to see Nile Rodgers and Chic, Jessie Reyez, Bomba Estereo, Margo Price, Two Feet, Magic City Hippies,Roosevelt Collier, Spam Allstars and more! The Roots, T-Pain, Magic Giant, Reignwolf, Natti Natasha, Maggie Rogers, The Hip Abduction and others will also perform. Chance the Rapper and The Raconteurs will wrap up the festival on Sunday night! You'll also get to groove to Leon Bridges, Sean Paul, Quinn XCII, Cimafunk and more!