MAYS LANDING, N. Andy Greene Jersey .J. - Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice has received initial approval to enter a court program that could result in dismissal of an assault charge against him in New Jersey. The decision announced Tuesday relates to an aggravated assault charge Rice faces following a Feb. 15 incident with his then-girlfriend in an Atlantic City casino elevator. The couple married a day after Rice was indicted. Atlantic County acting prosecutor Jim McClain said the decision was made after his office "considered all relevant information." The pretrial intervention program allows for charges to be dismissed against first-time offenders who participate in it and meet certain conditions. A judge must give final approval before Rice can enter the program. If convicted of the charge, Rice could face three to five years in prison. Originally, Rice and his then-girlfriend, Janay Palmer, were each charged with simple assault after authorities said he assaulted her at the Revel Casino. But the Atlantic County prosecutors office reviewed the case and dropped the charge against Palmer. A grand jury lodged the more serious charge of aggravated assault against Rice in March. He had entered a not guilty plea during a court hearing on May 1, the day he filed his application for the pretrial intervention program. Nico Hischier Jersey . Not because it was right, but because referees werent allowed to determine it was wrong. Ken Daneyko Jersey . The 10-year deal the league and players agreed to that ended the 2011 lockout gave either side the right to opt out after six years. 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Canadian captain Christine Sinclair was chosen top womens player for the 12th time — and 11th straight year.It kind of does feel like Im at the peak of my career, Hutchinson said Friday on a conference call. For me, maybe the last three or four years, I didnt get to play in my natural position as much as I would like. And now Im doing that and Im doing that with a team thats playing very good football right now.Right now Im at a good point in my career and Im probably playing some of the best football that Ive been playing in a while. Im pretty pleased with that.His preferred position is in central midfield, although he was asked to play right back while in the Netherlands before joining Besiktas.Hutchinson built his career carefully, starting in Scandinavia with Osters and Helsingborg in Sweden and FC Copenhagen in Denmark. His next move was to Dutch side PSV Eindhoven in 2010, a stint that was interrupted by three surgeries to his left knee.While he enjoys his Turkish club, his contract expires at the end of the season. Hutchinson has always had a desire to play in England, so is open to change.Its kind of hard not to know whats happening and hear all the rumours, he said. A lot of it sometimes is rumours. Some of it is a little bit more serious than others. Im just playing it by ear and seeeing what happens over the next couple of months, because in January Im open to speak to anyone. Marcus Johansson Jersey. But Ive enjoyed my time here in Turkey. The fans, the support and everything has been amazing.The club is very big here and the fans really have taken me in very well. So Im pretty comfortable here and Ive said it before that Im very open to staying here. If things play out that way, Id be happy to stay here another couple of years. Unless something very exciting came up, if it was the Premier League, if it was maybe one of the bigger leagues in Europe, Id definitely take that into consideration.He has also said he would be open to finishing his career in MLS, especially if he could play in Canada.Hutchinson remains committed to the Canadian cause, taking long plane rides back from Turkey to play for his country. He sees great promise in the young players around him and says Floro is making his mark.Ill always be there for the national team when I get the call, Hutchinson said. And give my 100 per cent best because I want the team to achieve something, maybe win the Gold Cup or get to the Confederations Cup, or even qualify for the World Cup.For me in my mind, I want to be around for as long as I can and give one last push at it to qualify. I want to be there as much as I can.Hutchinson, from Brampton, Ont., finished ahead of Ludogorets Razgrad goalkeeper Milan Borjan and Birmingham City defender David Edgar in the Canadian award voting.Obviously it feels very good, Hutchinson said. 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