Opinion Jamal Lewis takes the fight to Chelsea's Davide Zappacosta. Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd ©Focus Images Limited www.focus-images.co.uk +447814 482222 Jamal Lewis had a breakthrough season to savour. Paddy Davitt assesses where the 20-year-old goes from here, in the latest of our summer report card series. Jamal Lewis had a bumpy afternoon at Hull . Picture: Paul Chesterton/Focus Images Ltd Listen to me, Jamal. You will score a header at Chelsea in an FA Cup tie in front of millions watching on television. Make your international debut for Northern Ireland. And become Norwich City’s first choice left-sided defender. Even the super confident, super cool Lewis may have thought that was setting the bar too high when he found himself fast-tracked into Daniel Farke’s pre-season plans. After a cruel knee injury curtailed his progress for five months, the Luton-bred prospect burst onto the first team scene in stunning fashion. Fernando Forestieri is … [Read more...] about Norwich City Report Card: How high can Jamal Lewis soar with Canaries?
CROWN POINT — Lake Commissioner Kyle Allen, D-Gary, appears to have beaten back the challenge of County Councilman Jamal Washington by a significant margin in Tuesday's primary election, with a majority of precincts reporting results.An unofficial tally of Tuesday's vote gave Allen a commanding lead in his first popular election since a caucus of 144 Democratic precinct committee members picked Allen two years ago to serve as one of county government's top three executives following the death of his cousin, Roosevelt Allen, in office.Allen will face Republican Douglas M. "Doug" Wright in the Nov. 6 general election to represent Gary, Hobart, Lake Station, Merrillville, New Chicago and parts of northern Crown Point.Allen, who served on the Gary City Council from 2000 to 2016, used his two years on the Board of Commissioners to consolidate his position within the Democratic party hierarchy.He won endorsements from the Gary, Hobart, Lake Station and Merrillville Democratic primary … [Read more...] about Lake County Commissioner Kyle Allen tops challenger Jamal Washington
Jamal Adams seems to be happier than any Bills fan about the team drafting Josh Allen. Adams trolled the Bills' selection on Monday, joking about intercepting the 21-year-old signal caller when the two eventually face off. First, a Jets fan posted a gif of Allen, who the Bills traded up to draft with the No. 7 pick, throwing an interception while at Wyoming. "The Josh Allen to Jamal Adams connection for the next decade bout to be SO TIGHT," the fan wrote, adding three fire emojis. The Josh Allen to Jamal Adams connection for the next decade bout to be SO TIGHT🔥🔥🔥 pic.twitter.com/DRL0QLyQqC— Jack Williams (@actionjack69) April 30, 2018 Adams then quote-tweeted the post, adding "Can't wait to catch passes from one of my fav QB's!" One of the major criticisms against Allen was his accuracy. The strong-armed quarterback completed just 56% of his passes and threw 21 interceptions in his two years as a starter at Wyoming. Adams did not record an … [Read more...] about Jets safety Jamal Adams trolls Bills rookie QB Josh Allen: Can’t wait to catch his passes!
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Former death-row inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal is asking a judge to vacate his failed appeals attempts so he can again appeal his case.A judge continued the hearing Monday until August 30 after a document Abu-Jamal's defense says they need was not found.The former Black Panther spent 29 years on death row while maintaining his innocence in the 1981 murder of white Philadelphia police Officer Daniel Faulkner. Abu-Jamal's sentence was reduced to life without parole in 2011.Abu-Jamal's lawyers are arguing that his rights were violated during his appeals because of the bias of State Supreme Court Justice Ronald Castille, a former Philadelphia district attorney.As prosecutor, Castille's office convinced the State Supreme Court to uphold Abu-Jamal's conviction. Abu-Jamal's attorneys say Castille should have recused from deciding the appeals. … [Read more...] about Mumia Abu-Jamal’s appeals hearing continued until August
Updated 6:57 am, Monday, April 30, 2018 Photo: Chris Gardner, AP Image 1of/1 CaptionClose Image 1 of 1 FILE - In this July 12, 1995, file photo, Mumia Abu-Jamal leaves Philadelphia's City Hall after a hearing. Former death-row inmate Abu-Jamal is in court asking a judge to vacate his previous failed appeals attempts, so he can again appeal his case. less FILE - In this July 12, 1995, file photo, Mumia Abu-Jamal leaves Philadelphia's City Hall after a hearing. Former death-row inmate Abu-Jamal is in court asking a judge to vacate his previous failed appeals ... more Photo: Chris Gardner, AP Mumia Abu-Jamal in court seeking path to again appeal case 1 / 1 Back to Gallery PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Former death-row inmate Mumia Abu-Jamal is in court asking a judge to vacate his previous failed appeals attempts, so he can … [Read more...] about Mumia Abu-Jamal in court seeking path to again appeal case