“We’re on a little bit of a streak here and I’m glad I can be a part of it and contribute in any way possible,” said Davidson, whose team has won three in a row for the first time since capturing four straight in October. “It’s exciting times here in the Oil country.”
“We figured out a way to win it. We’ve had other tests, but we have a will to win,” Wildcats coach John Calipari said.
“What took place was wrong and nowhere near the standards by which we run our business,” Blank said in a statement. “Anytime there are actions that compromise the integrity of the NFL or threaten the culture of our franchise, as this issue did, they will be dealt with swiftly and strongly.”
“Hey, he parks anywhere so you might as well park it in a comfortable spot,” Aviles said. “When you park it anywhere what’s the difference between the field and the parking lot?”
“I’m planning on celebrating it a little bit more because they need that,” McGraw said. “They need to understand how special this is, and I will enjoy watching the freshmen enjoy it because for them it’s the first time, and it’s going to be a really special one.”
“Not to be overly patriotic, but we’re an American story, that you can do that in this kind of a system,” Wisconsin coach Bo Ryan said. “Sometimes where it looks like the privileged, the ones that are identified as being great players and can’t-miss-type guys, where there can always come that guy from behind in the race and then cross the tape first.
Speaking by phone Monday from an XBox “Call of Duty” event in Los Angeles to benefit military veterans, Thomas said if a long-term deal isn’t reached, he’d sign the Broncos’ $12.823 million franchise tender by the July 15 deadline.
McBride hit a two-run shot in the first against Aaron Blair and another two-run drive in the fourth off Vidal Nuno. Robert Ramos added a solo shot in the top of the 10th, sending Colorado to the win in Mexico.
“We are desperate, we know where the standings are and we would have to win out to give ourselves a chance,” Iginla said. “But guys came into this game and we talked and said just try to win this game. Don’t think about the big picture or what are the odds, just enjoy this game.”