NFL to change extra-point kicks to longer distance

...strong sentiment coming out of our meetings in March that something had to be done with our extra point," said Texans general manager Rick Smith, a member of the competition committee that proposed this specific rule change. "From a kicking perspective...
Timberwolves win draft lottery, Lakers move to No. 2 inverse order of their won-loss record.Things went according to form until the Knicks slid back two spots. General manager Steve Mills hoped history could repeat by wearing Dave DeBusschere's Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame ring...
NBA lottery still creating hope, headlines after 30 years

...triggering the celebration of DeBusschere, their general manager.Envelopes have given way to pingpong balls and the...declined, leaving the Knicks' seat to be occupied by general manager Steve Mills.Jackson also insisted that the Knicks...
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Curry earns NBA MVP

...was joined on stage by Warriors coach Steve Kerr, general manager Bob Myers and his teammates - praising each of them...about every team employee, too, including former general manager Larry Riley and retired coach Don Nelson for "taking...
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Oklahoma City Thunder hire Florida's Billy Donovan as coach

...have allowed him to bring his players together and establish lasting relationships through competitive success," general manager Sam Presti said.Florida athletic director Jeremy Foley said the school will miss Donovan."While we are certainly...
GCI to waive fees for telephone calls to Nepal

...stay in touch with their loved ones who may be in Nepal during this time of crisis," GCI Senior Vice President and General Manager of Consumer Services Paul Landes said.Alaskans may have connections through family or through a shared passion for...
F-bombs away: Rants are time-honored part of sports culture

...a holiday and we can get some #realtalk.So relax, Cincinnati Reds manager Bryan Price and Pittsburgh Penguins general manager Jim Rutherford. Your Monday night meltdowns - Price went on a profane tirade (77 f-bombs in 6 minutes? We're...
Kodiak Launch Complex courts new customers

...unjustified cost to the state and "the corporation's lack of clear vision or business plan."Greby and deputy general manager Chris Sibrel, during a tour of the launch complex on Thursday, complained about the negative comments and the frustration...
Peterson reinstated by NFL, looks to leave Minnesota

...Dogra said last month. "It might be best for all parties involved for him to resume his career elsewhere."Vikings general manager Rick Spielman has told Dogra he doesn't plan to release Peterson, who recently turned 30."They have not given...
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Empowered pool board may answer to Parks and Rec.

...Recreation in a December 2014 city department consolidation. He previously served as director of Public Works and general manager at Eaglecrest Ski Area.Assembly members were torn over Jones' proposed amendment on Monday."I think this approach...


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