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Bobbi Kristina Brown's hospitalization 'a blow to the family,' relative says

nj.com — The condition of Bobbi Kristina Brown, the daughter of singers Whitney Houston and Bobby Brown, remained unclear Saturday night, roughly 12 hours after the 21-year-old was found unresponsive today in her home in Roswell Georgia. Jerod Brown, a relative of Bobbi Kristina's who goes by the stage name YF Kennedy, said earlier today in a tweet that he is en route to see his cousin.
Jan 31, 2015

RT @njdotcom: Bobbi Kristina Brown's hospitalization 'a blow to the family,' relative says dlvr.it/8L0tF8

With Martin Brodeur watching, Flyers' Steve Mason jokes about pulling within 100 shutouts of all-time leader

nj.com — PHILADELPHIA - Flyers goalie Steve Mason wasn't aware that his No. 1 star performance Saturday night at Wells Fargo Center was witnessed by a certain St. Louis Blues senior advisor. Mason laughed hearing that Devils living legend Martin Brodeur, two days into retiring as a player, had a press-box seat for his 30-save shutout in a 1-0 victory over the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Jan 31, 2015

With Brodeur watching, #Flyers Mason jokes about being 100 behind career leader after beating #Leafs 1-0 #Devils nj.com/flyers/index.s…

Mike Richards scoreless in 1st AHL game, discusses being waived by Los Angeles Kings

nj.com — Verizon Wireless Arena in Manchester, N.H., was half empty on a Friday night for Mike Richards' debut for the AHL's Eastern Conference-leading Manchester Monarchs. Fans didn't miss anything from Richards, who was scoreless with two shots and a minor penalty in a 3-1 Monarchs win over the Portland Pirates that came four days after he'd being waived by the Los Angeles Kings.
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RT @RandyJMiller: Mike Richards played 1st AHL game Friday. Here’s what he had to say about status & #LAKings waiving him #Flyers http://t.…

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RT @RandyJMiller: Mike Richards played 1st AHL game Friday. Here’s what he had to say about status & #LAKings waiving him #Flyers http://t.…

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Mike Richards played 1st AHL game Friday. Here’s what he had to say about status & #LAKings waiving him #Flyers nj.com/flyers/index.s…

5 signs that the Devils' luck has changed

nj.com — NEWARK - Are the Devils beginning to pull off one of the great comebacks in NHL history, or are they too far behind to harbor any hopes of making the playoffs? They have 32 games remaining in the regular season and they are still 13 points out of the top eight in the Eastern Conference.
Jan 31, 2015

After 3-1 win over Panthers, 5 signs that the Devils' luck has changed. nj.com/devils/index.s…

Jets' Geno Smith thinks his experience in spread offense 'will help,' if that's what Chan Gailey runs

nj.com — NEW YORK -- Jets quarterback Geno Smith hasn't gotten a chance to speak with his new offensive coordinator, Chan Gailey. Smith has only spoken over the phone with new head coach Todd Bowles. But Smith already is getting a feel for Gailey's philosophy.
Jan 31, 2015

RT @DarrylSlater: Jets' Geno Smith thinks his experience in spread offense 'will help,' if that's what Chan Gailey runs: nj.com/jets/index.ssf…

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Jets' Geno Smith thinks his experience in spread offense 'will help,' if that's what Chan Gailey runs: nj.com/jets/index.ssf…

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Snow, significant icing possible in NJ Sunday night, Monday. s.nj.com/cYLM25R via noahyc

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RT @therealeric916: (UPDATE) Bobbi Kristina Brown's hospitalization 'a blow to the family,' relative says s.nj.com/8w9M4bQ via @njdotcom

Michigan hires Chris Partridge to recruiting position, report says

highschoolsports.nj.com — Ending two weeks of speculation, former Paramus Catholic football coach Chris Partridge has accepted a position in the recruiting department at the University of Michigan, a source told The Record on Saturday evening.

Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz injury update: Jogging coming soon

nj.com — PHOENIX ‐ Walking down the red carpet Saturday night at the NFL Honors event, there was no way to know that Giants wide receiver Victor Cruz's knee exploded almost four months ago. Cruz walked the red carpet without a limp and with a smile on his face alongside fiancée Elaina Watley.

Martin Brodeur in goal for St. Louis Blues' practice in D.C. by day, scouts in Philadelphia by night

nj.com — PHILADELPHIA - Devils great Martin Brodeur sure has been a busy man early in his new gig as a St. Louis Blues senior advisor. Two days after Brodeur retired as a player, here was his Saturday schedule: * Morning: Practice with the Blues in Washington, D.C.
Jan 31, 2015

#Devils great Martin Brodeur in goal for #Blues practice by day in DC, scouts #Flyers-Leafs game in Philly by night nj.com/flyers/index.s…

Man dead in apparent plunge from Palisades cliff, authorities say

Jan 31, 2015

Body recovered along the Palisades in Alpine today ow.ly/IhkDU

Giants' Odell Beckham Jr. wins Offensive Rookie of Year award at NFL Honors

nj.com — PHOENIX ‐ Unlike how his rookie season began, there was never a doubt for this one. Giants wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. won the Offensive Rookie of the Year award on Saturday night at the Symphony Hall at the Phoenix Convention Center during the NFL Honors event.
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More @OBJ_3 "This is one I'm very proud of. I'll be able to hold that above my head for a little bit of time" #giants nj.com/giants/index.s…

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Beckham: "It's one less award that I fell short of. I said I wanted to win a Heisman. I didn't win a Heisman..(cont.) nj.com/giants/index.s…

Jan 31, 2015

Beckham to me earlier Saturday on ROY award: "To me [the award] really means everything. ... (cont.) #Giants nj.com/giants/index.s…

No pain, no gain for these intrepid ocean plungers

nj.com — ASBURY PARK - Her lips painted blue to simulate how she would feel when she was finished, Michelle LaBruno of Red Bank joined 100 others whose sanity would seriously come into question on Saturday morning and mustered up the courage to plunge into the frigid ocean in Asbury Park for charity.

Homeless man badly beaten by passenger at Newark airport

nj.com — NEWARK - A homeless man was hospitalized after being beaten with a chair early this morning by a passenger at Newark Liberty International Airport who been at the airport and acting erratically since Thursday night, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey said.
Jan 31, 2015

Airline passenger beats homeless man with chair at Newark Airport, @PANYNJ says ow.ly/Ihbhn

Panthers vs. Devils: LIVE analysis and fan chat during the game

nj.com — Analysis and fan talk flow in the comments section below. Join in! * For the latest news and updates, REFRESH this page frequently. * App users: For the best mobile experience, use the mobile web version. FIRST PERIOD This is your place to do it, fans.
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Kinkaid on losing the shutout with 89 seconds left: "Tough one to give up." Says he was bumped and couldn't recover. nj.com/devils/index.s…

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Henrique: "I didn't really think it was unselfish." Everyone else on the team did. nj.com/devils/index.s…

Jan 31, 2015

Henrique had empty net to shoot at. This will be no goals in 12 games for unselfish forward. nj.com/devils/index.s…

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Lawyers criticize William Paterson's handling of rape allegation after charges dismissed

nj.com — The future of five William Paterson University students remained unclear Friday, days after a grand jury declined to indict the freshmen on charges brought by campus police accusing them of participating in a dorm room gang rape.
Jan 31, 2015

Lawyers for students criticize William Paterson's handling of rape allegation nj.com/passaic-county…

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RT @njdotcom: Lawyers criticize William Paterson's handling of rape allegation after charges dismissed dlvr.it/8KZQbF

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RT @njdotcom: Lawyers criticize William Paterson's handling of rape allegation after charges dismissed dlvr.it/8KZQbF

Greetings from the press box: Milestone night for Flyers' Jakub Voracek, Wayne Simmonds

nj.com — PHILADELPHIA - When you play 1,000 games in the NHL, you get a silver stick. Defenseman Kimmo Timonen reached the milestone late into the 2012-13 season and was presented his stick a few days later. Head coach Craig Berube, who had 241 fights in 1,054 career games, has one, too, which he calls a "miracle."
Jan 31, 2015

Greetings from the press box: Milestone night for #Flyers Simmonds, Voracek; lineups, updates on Grossmann, Raffl nj.com/flyers/index.s…