Lakers trade D’Angelo Russell and Timofey Mozgov, and they might not be done making moves – Los Angeles Times

The Lakers undid two of their previous regime’s most significant moves Tuesday, while improving their position for a big free agency haul next summer. As general manager Rob Pelinka and President of Basketball Operations Magic Johnson began negotiations with the Indiana Pacers to try to land Paul George in a trade, the Lakers sent D’Angelo […]

More big moves afoot as trade market heats up ahead of draft? – ESPN

3:08 AM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment This is what happens when you get the ideal blend of certainty, optimism and cold reality in the NBA. They’ve all fallen into place since the NBA Finals ended, setting off this flurry of dealmaking that beats any trade deadline day in recent memory. […]

Dwight Howard heads to Hornets after one season with hometown Hawks – ESPN

Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment The Atlanta Hawks have traded center Dwight Howard to the Charlotte Hornets. Charlotte is sending Miles Plumlee, Marco Belinelli and the 41st pick in Thursday’s NBA draft to Atlanta for Howard and the 31st pick. Trade grades: Clear winner in Dwight Howard deal The Hawks are dumping […]

NHL and adidas Unveil New Uniforms for 2017-18 Season – NHL.com

· Lighter – Featuring new cresting materials and construction technology, the ADIZERO Authentic NHL jersey reduces crest weight by up to 46%, while a single layer perforated numbering system reduces number weight by up to 60%, in order to deliver a new jersey that is up to 19% lighter when compared to the current NHL Jersey. […]

How to make labour wards safer

How to make labour wards safer

Image copyright Science Photo Library Failure to monitor properly baby heart rates during labour is one reason why some newborns are dying on UK maternity wards, an investigation has found. The Each Baby Counts inquiry, by the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists, looked at more than 700 recent neonatal deaths and injuries. It says […]

Don’t be scared to let animals on wards, say nurses

Don’t be scared to let animals on wards, say nurses

Image copyright UHS Image caption Southampton Children’s Hospital is studying animal therapy on wards Hospitals should let more dogs and other animals on to wards and even into operating theatres to help patients, the Royal College of Nursing says. The call comes after the RCN collected scores of anecdotes of therapy-animals, and sometimes pets, helping […]

Cardiologist: Breast implants skew heart attack test

Cardiologist: Breast implants skew heart attack test

Image copyright fstop123/Getty Breast implants make it trickier to run tests that can help spot a possible heart attack, a cardiologist has said. Dr Sok-Sithikun Bun, from Monaco, did a small trial, with 48 women, and found electrocardiogram (ECG) tests, which measure the electrical activity of the heart, were often unreliable because the breast implants […]

Older fathers have ‘geekier sons’

Older fathers have ‘geekier sons’

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption A stereotype of a geek, holding a cupcake Men who delay starting a family are more likely to have “geekier” sons, a study suggests. They were brighter, more focused and less bothered about fitting in – according to the “Geek Index” devised by King’s College London. The mother’s age […]