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Holiday recovering following surgery to remove brain tumor

Holiday recovering following surgery to remove brain tumor

The Equalizer Staff October 27, 2016 20

Former U.S. women’s national team star Lauren Holiday is recovering after having surgery earlier this week to remove a benign brain tumor. Holiday underwent the procedure at Duke University just one month after she

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Lauren Holiday gives birth, awaits brain surgery

Lauren Holiday gives birth, awaits brain surgery

The Equalizer Staff September 29, 2016 12

Lauren Holiday gave birth to a newborn girl in North Carolina last week, New Orleans Pelicans players revealed. Holiday will now wait six weeks before undergoing surgery to have a benign brain tumor removed.

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The Lowdown: The latest from Week 17

The Lowdown: The latest from Week 17

Dan Lauletta September 7, 2016 25

Following a midseason crunch in the standings, the NWSL playoff race crystallized a bit during Week 17. The Spirit became the first to officially clinch and maintained control of the Shield race. And the

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NWSL Week in Review: Rapinoe Not In It For Herself

NWSL Week in Review: Rapinoe Not In It For Herself

Ray Curren September 6, 2016 389

Unfortunately, it is probably a good indication of where the NWSL is in the national sports pecking order that the news of Megan Rapinoe kneeling for the national anthem didn’t break until after Sunday’s

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Pregnant Lauren Holiday needs brain surgery to remove tumor

Pregnant Lauren Holiday needs brain surgery to remove tumor

The Equalizer Staff September 4, 2016 36

Former U.S. women’s national team midfielder Lauren Holiday, who is pregnant, has a brain tumor which will require surgery after she gives birth, according to her husband, Jrue Holiday. The tumor was discovered in

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2015 Year in Review: National Women’s Soccer League

2015 Year in Review: National Women’s Soccer League

Dan Lauletta December 30, 2015 161

Third seasons have been the bugaboo for women’s pro soccer leagues.  WUSA teetered on the brink before pushing ahead with its third season in 2003.  When it was over, the league was in such

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The Lowdown: XI NWSL things to be thankful for

The Lowdown: XI NWSL things to be thankful for

Dan Lauletta November 25, 2015 39

I’m not normally one to cover personal matters in my column, but it’s the middle of the offseason and the start of the holiday season is upon us.  So what the heck.  Here are

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Holiday, Chalupny say goodbye to USWNT

Holiday, Chalupny say goodbye to USWNT

Jeff Kassouf October 25, 2015 9

Sunday marks the last time Lauren Holiday and Lori Chalupny will wear United States jerseys. The U.S. women play Brazil in Orlando (3 p.m. ET, FS1) in a rematch of Wednesday’s 1-1 draw, which

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Last games announced for Holiday, Boxx, Chalupny

Last games announced for Holiday, Boxx, Chalupny

The Equalizer Staff October 12, 2015 150

U.S. Soccer announced on Monday that the retiring trio of Shannon Boxx, Lori Chalupny, and Lauren Holiday will play their final international matches during the friendlies against Brazil later this month. Boxx will say

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2015 NWSL Championship — the day after notebook

2015 NWSL Championship — the day after notebook

Dan Lauletta October 2, 2015 161

The NWSL Championship is over and the off-season has begun.  Here are some news and  notes surrounding both: Holiday’s arrhythmia scare:  Thursday’s NWSL Championship will be remembered as Lauren Holiday’s fairy-tale farewell from club

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