Collingwood premiership players Brent Macaffer and Alan Toovey have announced their AFL retirements.Macaffer and Toovey played in the drawn 2010 grand final and ensuing replay, which the Magpies won by 56 points.Injuries have stalled their careers in recent seasons, and on Monday the pair told teammates 2016 would be their final year at the club.Toovey, who is 29, and 28-year-old Macaffer will contest the VFL finals in September before hanging up their boots.Coach Nathan Buckley has praised both men, who have played a variety of roles for the Magpies.Alan achieved the ideal of being a great teammate from his first game and carried on for 11 seasons, Buckley said.Tooves contribution to his team was consistent effort and attitude, and you knew he would just get the job done, every time.Buckley noted Macaffer had grown as a player and person.Above all, his care and support for his teammates endeared them to him and he became a strong leader as a result, he said.Macaffer played 77 games for the Magpies, while Toovey featured in 159 matches.Collingwood veteran Dane Swan, who hasnt played since suffering a foot injury in round one, is also expected to announce his retirement this week.Yeezy 500 Baratas . Mats Zuccarello and Derek Stepan scored shootout goals, and backup goalie Cam Talbot earned his second win in two nights as the Rangers shook off a late tying tally and beat the Maple Leafs 2-1 Monday night. Yeezy Boost 700 España .Y. - New Orleans forward Anthony Davis was chosen Friday to replace the injured Kobe Bryant in the NBA All-Star game that will be played in his home city. http://www.yeezyespana.com/yeezy-boost-350-v2-espana.html . Nine days before the opening ceremony, organizing committee chief Dmitry Chernyshenko said Wednesday that Sochi is "fully ready" and will deliver safe, friendly and well-run games that defy the grim reports that have overshadowed preparations. Yeezy Boost 700 Venta . -- Anaheim Ducks defenceman Luca Sbisa will be out at least six weeks with a torn tendon in his right hand. Yeezy 350 V2 Comprar . Defencemen Drew Doughty, Shea Weber and forward Ryan Getzlaf also scored for the Canadians, who started their gold-medal defence 2-0. Goalie Roberto Luongo, getting the call in place of Game 1 starter Carey Price, was solid when needed in making 23 saves for the shutout.Fernando Alonso had underlined his commitment to McLaren -- and ruled himself out of a switch to Mercedes -- during a visit to the teams factory this week.McLaren tweeted a photo of Alonso addressing the teams workforce with the quote: I believe in the project, I am committed and I want to be world champion with McLaren-Honda. Thats my only goal.The quotes fly in the face of rumours last week that linked Alonso to a move to Mercedes to replace the retiring world champion Nico Rosberg. Mercedes boss Toto Wolff said last week that he consiidered Alonso as a candidate, but the Spaniards comments combined with those of manager Flavio Briatore suggest any deal is dead in the water.ddddddddddddAlonso returned to McLaren in 2015 to coincide with the return of engine supplier Honda. The team has struggled for results since then, but is optimistic of another step forward in the coming year.Alonsos current contract is due to expire at the end of 2017. ' ' '
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