Edmonton Oilers use 78th pick to take Stuart Skinner from the Lethbridge Hurricanes

The Edmonton Oilers used the 82nd overall pick acquired in the trade with St. Louis for Nail Yakupov to package for the 126th pick in the draft and acquire the 78th pick. With that pick, the Oilers drafted Lethbridge goalie Stuart Skinner. If Yakupov had scored 15 goals last year, the pick would have turned into St. Louis’ second pick, but Yakupov ended up with just three goals in 40 games. The Oilers used the cap space they gained from moving out Yakupov to sign Kris Russell, who played as a Top 4 dman for the Oilers all year. Edmonton lost its second round pick, 53rd overall, to the Boston… Read More

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Aaron Judge’s Net Worth: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

NEW YORK, NY – JUNE 08: Aaron Judge #99 of the New York Yankees in action against the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium on June 8, 2017 in the Bronx borough of New York City. New York Yankees defeated the Boston Red Sox 9-1. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images) ” data-medium-file=”https://heavyeditorial.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/gettyimages-6942905561.jpg?quality=65&strip=all&w=300″ data-large-file=”https://heavyeditorial.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/gettyimages-6942905561.jpg?quality=65&strip=all&w=780″ src=”https://heavyeditorial.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/gettyimages-6942905561.jpg?quality=65&strip=all&w=780&strip=all” alt=”Aaron Judge net worth, Aaron Judge contract, Aaron Judge Yankees” width=”780″ height=”520″ srcset=”https://heavyeditorial.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/gettyimages-6942905561.jpg?quality=65&strip=all&w=780 780w, https://heavyeditorial.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/gettyimages-6942905561.jpg?quality=65&strip=all&w=1560 1560w, https://heavyeditorial.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/gettyimages-6942905561.jpg?quality=65&strip=all&w=150 150w, https://heavyeditorial.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/gettyimages-6942905561.jpg?quality=65&strip=all&w=300 300w, https://heavyeditorial.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/gettyimages-6942905561.jpg?quality=65&strip=all&w=768 768w, https://heavyeditorial.files.wordpress.com/2017/06/gettyimages-6942905561.jpg?quality=65&strip=all&w=1024 1024w” sizes=”(max-width: 780px) 100vw, 780px”> Aaron Judge on June 8., 2017. (Getty) Aaron Judge, who is now just the third rookie in New York Yankees history to hit 25 home runs in his… Read More

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Lamar Odom shoots back at Stephen A. Smith’s ‘grotesque’ claim that he was on crack

While ranting against New York Knicks president Phil Jackson this week, Stephen A. Smith said this on ESPN’s First Take: “His first move as the executive of the New York Knicks was to sign Lamar Odom, who was on crack!” .@stephenasmith is just not a fan of Phil Jackson’s decisions as the Knicks president. pic.twitter.com/zeCEejEBP4 — First Take (@FirstTake) June 22, 2017 Needless to say, Odom was not happy with what Smith said, and, along with #slander, he tweeted a photo of the letter his lawyer, Saam Zangeneh, sent to ESPN asking people at the network to “actively voice their disdain for Mr. Smith’s inappropriate statement”. #slander #ihopewearebetterthanthis pic.twitter.com/rcG1mPFTKR —… Read More

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Massive Southwest China Landslide Kills More Than 120 Villagers

BEIJING – More than 120 people were buried by a landslide that caused huge rocks and a mass of earth to come crashing into their homes in a mountain village in southwestern China early Saturday, officials said. Some reports states at least 141 are missing. The landslide, which came from a mountain, engulfed a cluster of 62 homes and a hotel in the village of Xinmo in Maoxian County at about 6 a.m., the Sichuan provincial government said. Officials said 1.6 kilometres of road were buried in the disaster. “It’s the biggest landslide to hit this area since the Wenchuan earthquake,” Wang Yongbo, an official leading one of the rescue… Read More

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