MIAMI -- The Miami Dolphins and Miami Marlins say theyve intensified mosquito-control treatments at their stadiums because of the Zika virus.The Dolphins stadium is more than 10 miles from the nearest area of the virus outbreak. Even so, the Dolphins say they decided weeks ago to undertake additional treatments as a precaution.Construction workers are at the site daily completing the latest phase in a $500 million renovation. The first home preseason game is next Thursday against Tennessee.The Marlins and Miami-Dade County have stepped up spraying in and around Marlins Park in an abundance of caution, team president David Samson said Thursday. Treatments targeting the mosquito that transmits Zika are being used even though the Marlins play most of their home games indoors under a retractable roof.Marlins Park is about 2 miles from the nearest area of virus outbreak.Treatments at the 265-acre Dolphins stadium site include the parking lot and follow recommendations by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention using chemicals approved by the Environmental Protection Agency. Those treatments are expected to continue through the football season and beyond.Backpack foggers will be used every two weeks, with treatments timed for a few days before games. The Dolphins pest control provider also has removed standing water and treated larvae.The University of Miami opens its season at the stadium Sept. 3 against Florida A&M.Zika causes a mild illness in most people but can lead to severe brain-related birth defects if women are infected during pregnancy.---AP NFL website: www.pro32.ap.org and http://twitter.com/AP-NFLhttp://www.steelersrookiestore.com/Steelers-John-Stallworth-Jersey/ . Pert has formerly spent time as an assistant coach with Cardiff City, Coventry City, and Bahrain mens national team. "Martyn is a highly-respected coach with experience at the top levels in England," said Whitecaps FC head coach Carl Robinson. http://www.steelersrookiestore.com/Steelers-Ernie-Stautner-Jersey/ . Varlamov made 33 saves and Ryan OReilly had a goal and scored in the shootout as the Avalanche beat the New Jersey Devils 2-1 on Thursday night. http://www.steelersrookiestore.com/Steelers-Jesse-James-Jersey/ . And when it opened, every player was at his stall. Thats a sure sign that a team is in a slump and is searching for answers. "Its embarrassing to be at home and play the way we did," said defenceman Josh Gorges. http://www.steelersrookiestore.com/Steelers-Mike-Mitchell-Jersey/ . After dropping their final six games of December, the Wild opened the new calendar year with four consecutive wins. Following a loss to Colorado on Saturday, Minnesota rebounded the following night to blank Nashville 4-0, but then had the tables turned on them Tuesday. http://www.steelersrookiestore.com/Steelers-Eli-Rogers-Jersey/ . Terms of the deal were not immediately available. The 26-year-old finished last season with Clevelands Triple-A affiliate in Columbus after signing with the Indians in August. ST. THOMAS, U.S. Virgin Islands -- Lamarr Kimble scored a career-high 26 points and Saint Josephs pulled away in the second half to beat Loyola-Chicago 71-57 on Friday in the opening game of the Paradise Jam tournament.Shavar Newkirk added 20 points for the Hawks (3-0), who led by as many as 14 points in the second half before the Ramblers (3-1) mounted a late comebackAhead 35-26 at the break, Saint Josephs used a 14-4 run to take its biggest lead of the game, going up 53-39 on Kimbles 3-pointer with 8:34 remaining.However,, Loyola mounted its own run, outscoring the Hawks 13-4 over the next 3 1/2 minutes to pull within 57-52 on Aundre Jacksons layup with 5:08 left.ddddddddddddut Kimble hit a 3-pointer 30 seconds later to end the rally, and Saint Josephs made 9 of 11 free throws over the final 82 seconds to clinch the win.Jackson finished with 22 points for Loyola, with Clayton Custer adding 13 and Milton Doyle 10. Cheap Jerseys ChinaNFL Jerseys ChinaNFL Jerseys WholesaleDiscount Basketball JerseysCheap NHL Jerseys AuthenticCheap Baseball Jerseys Free ShippingCheapest College Jerseys SaleCheap Football Jerseys ChinaNike NFL Jerseys CanadaWholesale NHL Jerseys From ChinaMLB Jerseys Outlet CanadaWholesale NBA Jerseys Canada StoreCheap Soccer Jerseys ChinaCheap Authentic Jerseys Canada ' ' '