Andrei Svechnikov crashes to ice after huge knockout by Alex Ovechkin

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Notre Dame Cathedral Burns, Hollywood Reacts in Horror

One of the world’s most famous landmarks will soon be no more. This is the horrible reality we now face, as Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris caught fire on Monday, April 15, igniting into flames that appear to be threatening to topple the entire antique building. Such a targedy has caught the attention of anyone who has visited this religious building in France, along with anyone remotely familiar with its history. This includes many celebrities, of course. Scroll down to learn more about Notre Dame Cathedral and to see what these famous peoplea are saying about it… 1. What’s the History Here? Construction on Notre Dame cathedral started in 1160… Read More

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Sharks’ Thornton suspended one game for hit on Golden Knights’ Nosek

Joe Thornton has been suspended one game for his hit on Vegas Golden Knights‘ Tomas Nosek, the NHL Department of Player Safety announced. San Jose’s Joe Thornton has been suspended for one game for an Illegal Check to the Head on Vegas’ Tomas Nosek. https://t.co/05ZmQEc7D6 — NHL Player Safety (@NHLPlayerSafety) April 15, 2019 The incident occurred towards the end of the second period in Game 3. With Vegas already in possession of a dominant 4-1 lead, Nosek skated towards the corner and Thornton emerged from behind Vegas’ net, catching the Golden Knights winger with a shoulder to the head. At the time, Thornton was given a two-minute minor for an… Read More

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Glimpses of Raptors’ defensive prowess provide optimism ahead of Game 2

TORONTO – For 12 minutes in their series opener the Toronto Raptors looked every inch a No.2 seed; they looked like a team that won 58 games and still had a lot left in the tank. That doesn’t do them a lot of good as they head into Game 2 of their first-round series against the Orlando Magic. They weren’t that team for the other 36 minutes in Game 1 and so they head into Tuesday night’s rematch needing a win to avoid putting themselves in a hole that most teams don’t recover from — according to WhoWins.com the team that goes up 2-0 in a best-of-seven NBA series wins… Read More

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The Atlantic Daily: Destroyed in the Social-Media Era

What We’re Following (Philippe Wojazer / Reuters) A massive fire erupted at Paris’s Notre-Dame Cathedral today. The nearly 900-year-old Gothic church, which is a tourist hub in the city and one of the most recognizable sites in Europe, was severely damaged—its spire toppling over and its roof collapsing. The photo editor Alan Taylor compiled these 16 photos of the licks of flame and billows of smoke that enveloped the church. For Parisians, the loss is nearly incomprehensible: For centuries, the church has survived a plague, the French Revolution, and Nazis—only to be felled by a senseless fire. “Built in the Gothic era, destroyed in the social-media era,” Rachel Donadio writes.… Read More

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