Jardine to undergo surgery after suffering injury in NBA workout

first_img Published on June 25, 2012 at 8:20 pm Contact Ryne: [email protected] Facebook Twitter Google+ Former Syracuse guard Scoop Jardine will have surgery Tuesday after breaking a bone in his right foot, according to an article published by The Post-Standard Tuesday.Jardine’s injury came in a workout with the Utah Jazz last Friday, which was his last workout before the NBA Draft, when he landed on the foot of Mississippi State guard Dee Bost, according to the article.He will undergo surgery in Los Angeles and then begin rehabilitation, which he expects to take six to eight weeks.Jardine said in the article he eventually plans to rehab in Syracuse.Jardine averaged 8.9 points and 4.9 assists per for Syracuse his senior season. He was projected to go undrafted by [email protected] is placeholder text Commentslast_img

Champions League action tonight

first_imgReal Madrid host Roma holding a 2-0 lead from the first leg while Wolfsburg welcome K.A.A Ghent with a 3-2 lead.Both games kick off at 7.45.last_img

Kwara Open Win to Boost Olapade for Mongomo Test

first_imgOlapade grossed a final round 67 having earlier carded 69, 73 and 68 in the preceding 54 holes.Oche Odoh and Chidi Tobias shared the third position at five under, while Ayuba Izang placed fifth at three under par.After chasing the lead in the first two days, Olapade finally pounced on the third day to lead Korblah by one shot.The ageless Korblah momentarily led at – 8 under par in the final round through hole 6, but after he bogeyed the seventh to make scores all square, Olapade rallied with three birdies on back nine and had the outright lead at 10 under par at hole 15.He drained 16 birdies and six bogeys over 72 holes to reinforce his sizzling control of the situation at Ilorin.“Course condition was okay, the tee boxes, the greens and fairways-everything was excellent and permitted great golf and suited my game. In the final round, something in my mind just told me I would win. And it happened,’’ Olapade told THISDAY yesterday.Olapade will head to Mongomo hoping to secure his first 3e Actuaries Equatorial Guinea Open win from December 14-17 in only his fourth appearance.He is one of the seven Nigerian professionals that will constitute the international field of 60 players aiming for a slice of the $150,000 prize fee.He said he had been working on his game and hoping to excel at Equatorial Guinea.“It is one tournament I crave to win and I hope to go for it. I have been training with Tunde Badmus and he has improved my game. I am set for Mongomo. I work hard whenever I go to Mongomo my dream is to win,” said the player who featured at the event in the 2014, 2015 and 2016 editions.Share this:FacebookRedditTwitterPrintPinterestEmailWhatsAppSkypeLinkedInTumblrPocketTelegram Olawale Ajimotokan in AbujaSunday Olapade climbed to the apex of the Nigerian Order of Merit following his Kwara State Open Championship triumph at Ilorin Golf Club.The Ada, Osun State-born professional, pegged Ghanaian legend, Emos Koblah by five shots to win at 11 under par 277.His victory, his third official win since turning pro in 2011, is a morale booster ahead of the star- studded 3e Actuaries Equatorial Guinea Open that holds next month in Mongomo, Equatorial Guinea.last_img read more


first_imgDonegal band The Goats Don’t Shave and enjoyed incredible success over the years and their new single shows they still have what it takes.It is dedicated to the memory of Glasgow boxer Benny Lynch with Pat Gallagher proving why he is considered one of the best songwriters this county has ever produced. The song tells the tale of Benny Lynch whose life went from rags to riches to rags, the song outlines how Lynch fought his way out of the tough streets of the Gorbals in Glasgow to become a world champion.He was a hero to the people of Glasgow and to Scotland and was considered by Ringside magazine to be the greatest fighter Scotland has ever produced.However Lynch’s biggest demon didn’t wear gloves and due to his excessive drinking lifestyle Lynch’s career was over at 25. He battled alcoholism for years he until he died at the tender age of 33 from malnutrition.Pat Gallagher and the Goats have beautifully penned a song about a man who had the world at his feet and lost it all.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rEFLyBD2Hk4DDTV – GOATS DON’T SHAVE SHOW THEY CAN STILL PACK A PUNCH WITH FANTASTIC NEW SONG was last modified: September 3rd, 2013 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:33AlcoholismBeautiful balladBenny LynchBOXERDIEDEntertainmentFeaturesGlasgowGoats Dont ShavenewsPat GallagherSportTragic taleworld championlast_img read more