Friday, July 6, 2012

Muhammad Ali, David Beckham, Syracuse University, NHL & Roger Clemens News: 7/5, Vol. 180, 3rd Edt'n

Though I feel like giving up, in Christ I shall maintain! Because of my faith in God, my joy shall remain. Trials works patience and patience works hope; in spite of my situation, I won't let go!  For your Spiritual Sports Segment on Rhema Gospel Radio, I’m C.E.E.J.A.Y.

Muhammad Ali to receive
2012 Liberty Medal
For your Quick News and Notes,  as Tito Ortiz was preparing to make his final fight in MMA against Forest German on Saturday at UFC 148, he almost canceled the fight since his 10 year old son was diagnosis with meningitis, however his son made a complete recovery and Ortiz only missed four days of training, Dmitry Pirog ruptured a disc in his back while training, forcing him to pull out of an August 25 HBO main event against middleweight titlist Gennady Golovkin, former super middleweight titleholder Lucian Bute exercised his right to a rematch with new titleholder Carl Froch on Thursday, although they agreed they would both take interim first first, Vitali Klitschko, the WBC heavyweight champion and older brother of Wladimir Klitschko, got sprayed with tear gas during a protest in which he was involved in his hometown of Kiev, Ukraine, according to a USA Today report and the protest involved a bill attempting to change the official language from Ukranian to Russian, boxing great Muhammad Ali is the recipient of the 2012 Liberty Medal and he will receive the medal in a ceremony on September 13 in Philadelphia at the National Constitution Center on Independence Mall, Jimmy Bivins, a heavyweight boxer in the 1940s and 1950s who defeated some of the greatest fighters of his time, passed away at the tender age of 92….may God rest his soul in peace.  
NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin has a sore back that will keep him out of Friday's Nationwide race, however he will race Saturday for the Sprint Cup Series in Daytona, former #1 player Lorena Ochoa is making a limited return to golf and will play in October at the French Open on the Ladies European Tour, Major League Soccer's disciplinary committee announced Thursday the star midfielder David Beckham has been suspended one game and fined an undisclosed sum for "confrontational and provocative behavior" during a match last week, the New York Liberty signed guard-forward Katelan Redmon on Thursday, the Los Angeles Sparks signed guard Andrea Riley on Thursday bringing her back to the team that drafted her in 2010, the NCAA shook up the grassroots basketball scene as they banned four travel teams and the administrators running them were from NCAA certified summer events, a special committee of Syracuse University's board of trustees says the school's response to allegations of sexual abuse against former assistant basketball coach Bernie Fine was prompt, done in good faith and didn't try to "cover up" any conduct, but also noted that the process wasn’t perfect and better judgment could have been used, former Georgia running back Isaiah Crowell who was dismissed from the team after his arrest on gun charges, have decided to transfer to Alabama State, but the school has neither confirmed or denied the development, the Washington Capitals have re-signed restricted free agent Mathieu Perreault to a two-year contract sources told's Pierre LeBrun and the deal is worth $2.1 million, the Edmonton Oilers have agreed to terms on a two-year, $7 million contract with goalie Devan Dubnyk, the Philadelphia Flyers on Thursday signed forward Ruslan Fedotenko for one year and $1.75 million dollars and defenseman Bruno Gervais signed a two-year deal worth an average of $825,000, Hall of Famer Reggie Jackson thinks all of Alex Rodriguez's numbers are tainted because of his admission to performance-enhancing drug use and finally, Roger Clemens' lawyer, Rusty Hardin, says a victory in court should win over some of the fans convinced the former pitcher used performance-enhancing drugs.
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