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‘Last Chance U’: Players you never knew went to East Mississippi…

“His career was punctuated by a 43-37 win over No. 2 Alabama and a 48-20 win over Oklahoma State in the Sugar Bowl during the 2015 season” reports sportingnews.com. Years at EMCC: 1 (2014) Career EMCC stats: 67 completion percentage, 3,906 passing yards, 47 touchdowns Claim to fame: Prolific two-year career at Ole Miss Swag Kelly’s college career didn’t have the most auspicious start. Source: sportingnews.com Share This:

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Why migration crisis and bitter personal rift with party rival could cost Angela Merkel her career

“The migrant issue has come back to bite Angela Mekel with a vengeance this weekend, as she faces last-ditch talks to save her government and a rift with a coalition partner over asylum policy that could bring about the end of her political career” writes Tom Welsh for telegraph.co.uk. But the timing of this crisis has as much to do with a long-running and bitter personal rivalry at the heart of German politics as the fact that the numbers of migrants flocking towards Europe are rising again. Source: telegraph.co.uk Share This:

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The 10 smartest lessons about life, money, and careers we heard in graduation speeches this year

“Over the past month, a slew of high-profile commencement speakers have dispensed valuable pieces of advice they gleaned from their own careers” writes Julia Glum for businessinsider.com. Chance the Rapper, President Donald Trump, and Apple CEO Tim Cook were among the leaders who took the stage to talk to new graduates about money, jobs and the meaning of success. Source: businessinsider.com Share This:

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A 32-year-old startup CEO threw up the first time she tried to negotiate a raise — and it inspired her to launch her own company

“Kathryn Minshew Kathryn Minshew was telling me about why she started The Muse, the career-advice and job-search platform she cofounded in 2011” writes Shana Lebowitz for businessinsider.com. That idea originally manifested in PYP Media, which Minshew described in The Wall Street Journal as “a community platform for career-focused women.”. The experience Minshew was referring to is the time she tried to negotiate a raise early in her career — which has included stints at McKinsey & Company and at the Clinton Health Access Initiative. Source: businessinsider.com Share This:

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Hall of Famer Olympic gold medalist Anne Donovan, who led Storm to a championship, dies

“Donovan began her WNBA coaching career at Indiana (2000) and Charlotte (2001-02) before being hired by the Storm in 2003” writes Percy Allen for seattletimes.com. Anne Donovan, the Basketball Hall of Famer who won a national championship at Old Dominion, two Olympic gold medals in the 1980s and coached the U.S. to gold in 2008, has died of heart failure Anne Donovan, a legend in women’s basketball who led the Storm to its first WNBA title in 2004, died Wednesday of heart failure. Source: seattletimes.com Share This:

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David ‘The Hayemaker’ Haye, 37, announces retirement

“I look forward to reimbursing them with my time and love now that my all-consuming boxing career has ended” reports sportingnews.com. I was a 22-year-old kid when I turned professional; I finish my boxing career as a 37-year-old man.Here is the full text of Haye’s retirement statement: Today (Tuesday, June 12, 2018) I announce my retirement from professional boxing. Source: sportingnews.com Share This:

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Kevin Durant explained why he may retire at 35

“Kevin Durant is in the prime of his basketball career” writes Hemal Jhaveri for usatoday.com. Durant, who turns 30 in September, told ESPN that he can see himself retiring when he turns 35.Yet, he already sees the end of his NBA career approaching.He compared his basketball career to an education and added that he doesn’t want to be in school forever. Source: usatoday.com Share This:

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Brewers swap Ji-Man Choi for Tampa Bay’s Miller, cash

“Miller has spent most of his career in the middle infield, with 345 career starts at shortstop and 107 at second base” writes Fox Sports Wisconsin for foxsports.com. Just one day after he hit Milwaukee’s first grand slam of 2018, the Brewers traded the first baseman to Tampa Bay in exchange for infielder Brad Miller and cash, the team announced Sunday. Source: foxsports.com Share This:

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Seattle Seahawks All-Pro safety Earl Thomas to skip mandatory minicamp over contract dispute

“From Legion of Boom to Legion of Gloom, the Seattle Seahawks are facing more problems on defense this offseason” writes unknown author for thedailyjournal.com. Drafted in 2010, Thomas has spent all eight years of his NFL career in Seattle.During that time, he has been selected to six Pro Bowls and was a member of the vaunted “Legion of Boom” defense that helped the Seahawks win the Super Bowl in 2013.”I want to have certainty in regards to the upcoming years of my career,” wrote Thomas, who is entering the final…

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