4:30 PM Sep 30, 2014
They’re still going to call baseball’s championship the World Series, but there’s a good chance next month’s final will have something less than a global reach
11:30 AM Jul 12, 2014
Germany, after all, has finished second before, most recently in 2002. And it finished third in 2006 and 2010. Add in this year and Germany is the only country in history to make the semifinals of four consecutive World Cups.
11:30 AM Jul 10, 2014
Argentina's Lionel Messi (10) battles for the ball with the Netherlands' Daley Blind in the FIFA World Cup semifinals on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, at Arena de Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil. Argentina advanced on penalty kicks. (Wang Lili/Xinhua/Zuma Press)
After 120 scoreless minutes against the Netherlands, Romero stopped two of four attempts in the penalty-kick shootout, sending Argentina on to challenge Germany for soccer’s most important prize
10:30 AM Jun 21, 2014
a group of at least 10 camouflage-clad soldiers carrying shotguns and automatic weapons line both sides of the six-lane Avenida Marques de Sao Vicente.
10:30 AM Jun 20, 2014
Another possibility would be to start five midfielders behind lone striker Clint Dempsey
10:30 AM Jun 19, 2014
The news on Jozy Altidore’s strained hamstring was the same Wednesday as it was Tuesday, which is to say there’s no news.
9:30 AM Jun 17, 2014
Mohammed Rabiu of Ghana and Kyle Beckerman of Team USA compete for a ball during the World Cup in Natal, Brazil, on June 16, 2014. (Marius Becker/DPA via Zuma Press/MCT)
To advance out of its four-team group—something the U.S. has accomplished in three of the last five World Cups—the Americans need at least a win and a tie in their three first-round games.
12:30 PM Jan 28, 2014
Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll celebrates at the end of the NFC championship game at CenturyLink Field in Seattle on Sunday, Jan. 19, 2014. The Seattle Seahawks defeated the San Francisco 49ers, 23-17. (Nhat V. Meyer/Bay Area News Group/MCT)
“The key to great coaching is consistency,” says Heath Evans, who played fullback on Super Bowl teams led by two distinctly different men, Belichick in New England and Sean Payton in New Orleans.
7:30 PM Jan 24, 2014
“It’s part of the game. Wherever the venue is, that’s part of the adaptation,” Russell says. “If there’s a strong wind that’s blowing across the field, well, you’ve got to make those adjustments.”
3:30 PM Dec 17, 2013
The Los Angeles Lakers' Nick Young (0) passes behind his back to teammate Jordan Hill (27) with the Phoenix Suns' Gerald Green defending in the first half at Staples Center in Los Angeles on Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013. (Gina Ferazzi/Los Angeles Times/MCT)
If you hear “jazz,” what’s the first thing that pops into your mind? Utah, right? Because nothing says “Dixieland” like the Beehive State.