Steve Kerr praises healthy Warriors, calls them the ‘Elite Eight’

first_imgSAN FRANCISCO — Warriors coach Steve Kerr hasn’t experienced anything quite like this season before. Not only because the team is off to its worst start since he took over five years ago but also, as injuries deplete a championship core, the Warriors have played the last three games with just eight players. Kerr has deemed them the “Elite Eight.”No team in the league has had players miss as many games due to injury as the Warriors. With Stephen Curry (broken hand) and Klay Thompson (ACL) …last_img read more

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Remembering Nelson Mandela – a visual quiz

first_imgA mural in Jersey City in the US celebrates Nelson Mandela’s legacy. (Image: Wally Gobetz, Flickr)As we approach the seventh Nelson Mandela International Day this July, we remember his remarkable life. Take this quiz to find out how much you know about the 95 years Madiba shared with us.Click on the image you think is the correct answer.When his son Makgatho died in 2005, what did Nelson Mandela announce to the world? Read more: My son died of Aids: Mandela In what year was Nelson Mandela born? Read more: Remembering Mandela, one year on Which of these quotes is NOT by Nelson Mandela? Read more: Nelson Mandela’s words of wisdom How many years did Nelson Mandela spend imprisoned on Robben Island? Read more: On this day 50 years ago, Mandela arrives on Robben Island What does Rolihlahla, Nelson Mandela’s forename, mean in isiXhosa? Read more: Mandela – childhood heroes and lessons What was the final sentence of Nelson Mandela’s famous statement from the dock at the Rivonia Trial on 20 April 1964? Read more: Audio of Mandela’s Rivonia Trial statement now online What was Nelson Mandela’s nickname when he was on the run from the apartheid police in the early 1960s? Read more: Nelson Mandela’s life on the run, captured From 1979 onwards, how many honorary degrees were bestowed on Nelson Mandela from universities across the world?  In what year did Nelson Mandela found the African National Congress Youth League?  How old was Nelson Mandela when he married Graça Machel, the widow of slain Mozambican president Samora Machel?last_img read more

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