They came from near and far on Saturday to the Nets’ practice center in East Rutherford, where it was just infinitesimally possible that a cup of coffee in the NBA awaited their arduous efforts.
My bunny is showing her support for the 2014 World Cup. […]
It’s been a rough few weeks for Mesut Ozil. Arsenal’s German World Cup winner had looked badly out of form in the early weeks of the new season, with the former Real Madrid player struggling to impact matches from the wide left position Arsene Wenger was playing him in. All that changed in the space […]
Yours truly at book party on Thursday. SHARING MORE OF THE MEDIA on my new book, DRAW IN THE DUNES: The 1969 Ryder Cup and the Finish That Shocked the World.(Link) Interview with Matt Adams, Fairways of Life, SiriusXM PGA Tour RadioWhen you click the above link, you'll see Tom Watson. Show More Summary
Real Madrid president Florentino Pérez may not have any understanding of soccer tactics, but he does know flash when he sees it, and Colombian World Cup standout James Rodríguez is certainly flashy. With Madrid up 1-0 in today's game against Deportivo La Coruña, Rodríguez took a pass from Karim Benzema at the top of the box. Show More Summary
Arsène Wenger sticks up for Mesut Özil - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Arsenal manager has defended the club’s record signing Mesut Özil after the German World Cup winner has come under a lot of criticism of late. Quoted by the Guardian, the Gunners boss said: “I would pay the money [£42m] again. … Read More ? From Soccerlens.com - Football News
It's Michel Platini 's watch and he's going home. It was recently revealed that a number of high-ranking officials were given £16,000 watches by the Brazilian Football Confederation during the World Cup, a violation of the organisation's...Show More Summary
World No. 1 Rory McIlroy knows he has a target on his back at next week's Ryder Cup. A two-time major winner this season, McIlroy is the de facto leader of the European side looking for a third consecutive win. The Ulsterman said Thursday...Show More Summary
The Brazil organizing committee gave the FIFA executive committee very expensive watches at the World Cup. It was a gift. Maybe a bribe. Who knows. But it definitely broke FIFA's new ethics rule that members of the organization may not...Show More Summary
This blog was co-authored by Alice Taylor and Mary E. Robbins, Program Officers, Instituto Promundo. A few short weeks after the World Cup ended in Rio de Janeiro, four military police officers were arrested for the rape of three young women in a Rio de Janeiro favela. Show More Summary
Not only have the decisions been pushed back, but none of it will be made public. FIFA's independent committee in charge of rulings on possible corruption in 2018 and 2022 World Cup bidding will not come to any conclusions until 2015. Show More Summary
A minor firestorm erupted over USA Basketball and its head coach Mike Krzyzewski following the recent gold medal triumph at the FIBA Basketball World Cup. Yahoo! Sports accused Krzyzewski and […] The post Mike Krzyzewski and Jim Boheim Fire Back at Team USA Critics appeared first on SLAMonline.
Clint Dempsey has matured in a great many ways in his career since announcing himself at the 2006 World Cup with a goal against Ghana. It seems he's progressed beyond just his footballing endeavors—his rapping has also improved. Well, at least just by a note or two. Show More Summary
After correctly predicting 15 of 16 World Cup knockout stage games, Microsoft's virtual assistant Cortana is taking on the mother of all American sports, the NFL, and it's doing it with the help of Facebook and Twitter data. Cortana's NFL predictions come from a model developed by the company's Bing Predicts team. Show More Summary
New Orleans Pelicans big man Omer Asik evidently doesn’t want to ruffle any feathers in The Big Easy. During the FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain, Asik apparently informed All-Star […] The post Anthony Davis Happy That Omer Asik Just Wants to Rebound and Defend appeared first on SLAMonline.
In its final tuneup for the World Cup qualifying tournament, the U.S. women’s national team routed Mexico for the second time in five days, a 4-0 result Thursday before 5,680 at Sahlen’s Stadium in Rochester, N.Y. Amy Rodriguez, Megan Rapinoe and Tobin Heath scored in the first half and Alex Morgan tallied in the second. […]
The 35-year-old Andrea Pirlo has had a career most players could only dream of. Multiple Champions League titles, a World Cup trophy and a host of other Scudetti and Coppa Italia wins. For most of these sides that won the titles, Pirlo...Show More Summary
AFC Asia Cup of Nations - originally posted on Soccerlens.com The inaugural Asia Cup of Nations, the second oldest world football competition, was staged in Hong Kong in 1956 with just four participating nations. The hosts kicked off the competition against Israel and Au Chi Yin had the honour of … Read More ? From Soccerlens.com - Football News
Advances in Football Technology - originally posted on Soccerlens.com With the current debate about the 2022 World Cup hotting up the topic of football technology centres on two aspects of advancement that will take centre stage in Qatar, although the other critical element is whether or not the tournament … Read More ? From Soccerlens.com - Football News
After a solid performance for the Netherlands at the World Cup in Brazil, this summer Daryl Janmaat earned a transfer to Premier League side Newcastle United. It's a dream move for the Dutchman. After playing for Feyenoord for two years...Show More Summary