SANTA ANITA (CBSLA) – While live racing is suspended indefinitely at Santa Anita Park, officials reopened the training track as they continue to attempt to determine what could be responsible for the deaths of 21 horses going back to December.,Santa Anita’s training track — one of three on the grounds that include the main and turf tracks — reopened Friday.,Experts examine the main track at Santa Anita Park on March 7, 2019.,“Once it reopens, they will closely monitor that track’s condition as horses stabled at Santa Anita Park begin using it.”,Last week, Santa Anita closed the main track for several days to have Peterson do an evaluation, this following the 19th horse death.

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Lakers looked just fine for 3 ½ quarters in their first game without LeBron James.,Bogdan Bogdanovic made a 3-pointer at the buzzer and the Sacramento Kings rallied from 15 points down in the fourth quarter to beat Los Angeles 117-116 on Thursday night.,De’Aaron Fox followed with two free throws for Sacramento, and Kyle Kuzma made one of two for Los Angeles with 4.6 left.,Kuzma had 34 points to help make up for James’ absence, and Lonzo Ball added 20 points, 12 assists and nine rebounds.,COMEBACK KIDS

The Kings are the first team to win three consecutive home games when trailing by 15 points or more since San Antonio did it during the 2016-17 season. read more

In addition, the democratic behavior leadership dimension was preferred more by student-athletes participating in independent sports than student-athletes in team sports; corroborating findings in recent studies.Keywords: Leadership Scale for Sports, NAIA, Preference Version


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After fracturing his left ankle six minutes into Boston’s season opener last October, Celtics forward Gordon Hayward said he’s making progress following a complication that required a second surgery in late May., Despite the unforeseen complication, Hayward wrote in a blog post on his website that he views the procedure as “a good thing more than anything.”, I think last year we had a good training camp, and we were starting to gel a little bit and starting to find that rhythm, so I’m looking forward to getting back to do that same thing again.”, Heightened attention toward taking care of his body: “All the little things that go into being a basketball player, all the stuff you have to do, and should do, to make sure you don’t get hurt — stretching, little exercises for little intrinsic muscles in your leg and foot, doing stuff after the game to try and recover — all that stuff, I think I’ll be better at just because that’s what I’ve been doing for the last eight or nine months.”, “I’m sure before the first game, I’ll be really anxious and nervous,” Hayward said.

Many scientists struggle to take time away from the never-ending demands of research — and to flout the pervasive culture of overwork — to pursue personal interests., The first step in cultivating a hobby is to deliberately set aside personal time in which to pursue it, says Bailey Sousa, Clark’s co-author and director of the International Institute for Qualitative Methodology at the University of Alberta., He spends up to ten hours per week on hobbies, and explained in a 2013 blogpost that he found a good work–life balance when maintaining three extracurricular interests., Hertzberg has enjoyed building with Lego since she was a child, and Clark says that looking back at childhood interests is a great place to start when seeking a hobby., Dean Simonton, a retired psychologist at the University of California, Davis, suggests that researchers analyse their own dispositions for clues about which pastimes might be the best fit for them.

EUFAULA --- Called one of the most dynamic players in Troy University and Sun Belt Conference football history, Jerrel Jernigan took the Eufaula Tigers and Troy Trojans to great heights, and even helped the New York Giants win a Super Bowl during his injury-shortened NFL career., A knee injury cut Jernigan’s NFL career short – four seasons – and he has returned to his hometown where he is the receivers coach heading into his third season with Eufaula High School., Former EHS football head coach Dan Klages, now the head coach at Eufaula’s Lakeside School just down the road from EHS, recalled having concerns about Jernigan’s size allowing him to become the player he became., Then-Auburn head coach Tommy Tuberville worried Jernigan was too small and despite assistant James Willis’ desire to sign the Eufaula star, AU passed., Following a stellar senior season at Troy, Jernigan worked out for the Falcons (twice), Jets, Saints, Jaguars and Chargers, and felt strong about his chances of being taken by Atlanta since Eufaula native Les Snead was the director of player personnel there.

Bend your knees and place your feet on the ground, hips- width distance apart., Bend your right knee and place your right ankle above your left knee on the thigh., Bend your knees and place your feet on the ground, hips- width distance apart., Bend your right knee and place your right ankle above your left knee on the thigh., Keeping your hands planted inside of your right foot, press your hips forward to feel a stretch through the front of your hips.

Briceno traded in his desk job as a cost controller for an oil company nearly 10 years ago to become a professional sky diver and BASE jumper., The Venezuela native travels all over the world training others in the relatively new sport of BASE jumping and skydiving., Briceno has about 9,000 jumps under his belt, and considers himself one of the lucky ones., Dr. Patrick Cohn has studied sports psychology for more than 25 years, and has seen how athletes push the boundaries with these kinds of extreme sports., "It's sad they are not with me for sure but I feel good that I'm stepping up for them," he said of the friends he has lost to extreme sports.