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Hoop dreams come alive at Prince Rupert's all-native tournament Kevin Durant still loves Oklahoma City despite fans' frustrations Oakland Raiders' proposed Las Vegas stadium still lacks financing Frederik Andersen looks refreshed, even in Leafs' loss to Blues A'dream come true' for UAE woman skating with Capitals Daniel Sedin's two points help lift Canucks past Blue Jackets Betty Stanhope-Cole was a fiercely competitive golfer with a'perfect' swing Jets coach Maurice'glad' Pavelec pulled himself from game after injury Under Armour-sponsored athletes oppose CEO's pro-Trump comments RELATED Denis Shapovalov hits official with ball, Britain tops Canada in Davis Cup RELATED'Ashamed' Denis Shapovalov fined $7,000 for striking umpire with ball RELATED Canadian tennis prospect Shapovalov getting accustomed to pro life RELATED'Ashamed' Denis Shapovalov fined $7,000 for striking umpire with ball'Ashamed' Denis Shapovalov fined $7,000 for striking umpire with ball Hoop dreams come alive ...


Hayne quits NFL for Olympic chance

BBC News

Former rugby league star Jarryd Hayne has quit the NFL after just one season to play rugby sevens for Fiji in this year's Rio Olympics. Hayne played in Australia's National Rugby League from 2006-14 before joining the San Francisco 49ers. "The Olympics has been something I have admired since I was a little boy, and it is an opportunity I feel similar to me joining the NFL," said Hayne, 28. "The Fiji sevens team reached out to me. I could not pass that chance up."


Algorithms (and gentlemen), start your engines!

#artificialintelligence

On this Memorial Day weekend – traditional start of the racing season the US and the calendar home of the Indy 500 – we thought we'd take a look at the future of racing, and whether Ricky Bobby will find himself hammering it home in the driver's seat…or pushing fries in the concession stand. Racing leagues – including aptly-named Roborace – are popping up promising spectators the opportunity to see driverless cars compete in virtual battles of algorithms. Teams of researchers are taking algorithms similar to those already being used by major brands like Tesla and Google to put cars on the open road and put them to work on the racetrack. There is so much interest in the idea of pushing autonomous vehicle technologies to the extreme that track days have been set up to enable autonomous technologies developers to put their vehicles to he test on the track. Recently, Arrow Electronics broke records with its semi-autonomous vehicle at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.


Georgia man arrested after driving 112 mph 'for Snapchat' - Four injured after golf cart strikes pedestrians at Indianapolis Motor Speedway

FOX News

A Georgia man was arrested Tuesday after he was driving 112 miles per hour. He told police he was speeding while using the video-sharing app Snapchat. Malon B. Neal, 24, was charged with speeding, reckless driving and using wireless communications while driving after an officer shooting radar saw Neal's 2015 black Dodge Charger change lanes and accelerate, according to local reports. Neal's car has been towed and he was released from custody. The driver told police he was going home after hanging out with a friend, adding that he was driving that fast "for Snapchat," reports AJC.com


Bourdais Returns to Indianapolis Motor Speedway After Crash

U.S. News

"If you give me a load of painkillers, I can do a lot," Bourdais said Sunday. "But I don't feel so sharp when they fade off. It's just going to be a long process and there's no reason to rush. I can't put any weight on that right leg for another five weeks, so it's just going to be about getting patience and being sure I'm ready when it matters."