Posts Tagged Men’s sports

Brodeur joins Blues as adviser, won’t rule out return to NJ

St. Louis Blues' Martin Brodeur, right, smiles along side Blues general manager Doug Armstrong during a news conference to announce Brodeur's retirement from NHL hockey, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015, in St. Louis. Brodeur finished his career with St. Louis after 21 seasons as goaltender with New Jersey. He will remain with the Blues as a senior adviser to general manager Doug Armstrong. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Martin Brodeur may one day return to the New Jersey Devils, where he won three Stanley Cups and cemented his place as the goaltender with more wins than any other in NHL history.

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Blatter joins FIFA election race without naming nominees

In this Monday, Dec. 17, 2001 file photo, Portuguese player Luis Figo, left, of Spanish team Real Madrid receives his trophy as FIFA "World Player of The Year 2001" from Swiss FIFA president Joseph Blatter, center, and Georges Weah of Liberia, right, during the awards ceremony of the FIFA trophies in Zurich, Switzerland. Luis Figo said in an interview on Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2015 that he wants to become FIFA president and has the nominations needed to be an official candidate against Sepp Blatter. (AP Photo/Keystone, Michele Limina, File)

GENEVA (AP) — Beating the entry deadline by hours on Thursday, Sepp Blatter formally joined a FIFA presidential contest he is widely expected to win.

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Tim Pernetti out at NYCFC; Tom Glick hired as team president

NEW YORK (AP) — New York City FC is replacing its leader before playing its first game in Major League Soccer.

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APNewsBreak: AP source: Minaya to leave Padres, join union

NEW YORK (AP) — A person familiar with the decision says former New York Mets general manager Omar Minaya is leaving his job as senior vice president of the San Diego Padres to become a special adviser to Major League Baseball Players Association head Tony Clark.

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Bubka troubled by Ukraine conflict as he seeks IAAF top job

In this Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013 file photo, retired pole vaulter Sergei Bubka gestures to spectators before presenting the medals for the men's pole vault at the World Athletics Championships in the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow, Russia. Bubka has made it official: He's running for president of the International Association of Athletics Federations. The Ukrainian announced his candidacy Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015 confirming what had been widely expected for months. (AP Photo/Alexander Zemlianichenko, File)

LONDON (AP) — Sergei Bubka has more than just votes on his mind as he campaigns for the top job in track and field.

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