So why is Rondo, one of the best players in the league, criticized for being “dirty”?
Either way, Darling has a boyfriend who plays in the hardcore punk band Sunday league.
The league has never kicked out someone for speech before, but the era of smartphones and political correctness may change that.
The team with the biggest payroll is almost always going to win in league games.
NFL fans are not only loyal to their favorite teams, but to league sponsors as well.
The Manifesto of that famous league was dated on the 16th May.
“I wish they may not be in league with them,” said Master Headley.
It is asserted by all the chroniclers that the influence of the league (Ligue) was most pernicious.
This island is very small, not above half a league in diameter.
He was simply disturbed that they had formed a league to meet here with mischief ahead, as he verily believed.
"alliance," mid-15c., ligg, from Middle French ligue "confederacy, league" (15c.), from Italian lega, from legare "to tie, to bind," from Latin ligare "to bind" (see ligament). Originally among nations, subsequently extended to political associations (1846) and sports associations (1879). League of Nations first attested 1917 (created 1919).
distance of about three miles, late 14c., ultimately from Late Latin leuga (cf. French lieue, Spanish legua, Italian lega), said by Roman writers to be from Gaulish. A vague measure (perhaps originally an hour's hike) never in official use in England, where it is recorded more often in poetic than in practical writing.
"to form a league," 1610s, from league (n.1). Related: Leagued; leaguing.
a treaty or confederacy. The Jews were forbidden to enter into an alliance of any kind (1) with the Canaanites (Ex. 23:32, 33; 34:12-16); (2) with the Amalekites (Ex. 17:8, 14; Deut. 25:17-19); (3) with the Moabites and Ammonites (Deut. 2:9, 19). Treaties were permitted to be entered into with all other nations. Thus David maintained friendly intercourse with the kings of Tyre and Hamath, and Solomon with the kings of Tyre and Egypt.