A relatively inexperienced Team USA could be considered underdogs at the World Cup. The post Sign of the Times appeared first on SLAMonline.
German World Cup winner Christoph Kramer pulled off an outrageous piece of skill at training this week. As Borussia Mönchengladbach warmed up in the pouring rain, Kramer and a couple of his teammates had a conversation on that was picked up on camera, in which the trio discussed some sort of challenge. Others were quickly clued in […]
After a disappointing World Cup and a chippy loss to Atletico Madrid on Friday, Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo looks like he got his wits about him again. (Maybe it’s the new underwear?) The Real Madrid striker nailed a kick from afar to make it 2-0 in the final minute in their La Liga match against Cordoba […]
Team USA takes on Slovenia Tuesday in the final installment of exhibition action before the FIBA World Cup kicks off in Spain on Aug. 30. You can catch all the excitement at 2 p.m. ET on ESPN2. USA Basketball recently made final cuts to its roster, parting ways with Damian Lillard, Chandler Parsons, Gordon Hayward and Kyle Korver. Show More Summary
Frank Lampard wore an England shirt for 15 years, and it turns out the 2014 World Cup will stand as the last time anyone sees him competing in one. The Chelsea legend and current New York City FC midfielder has announced his retirement...Show More Summary
The World Cup of basketball begins later this week in Spain. NBA Properties latest app USA Basketball allows you to closely follow the action of the United States team as it progresses through the three- week long tournament featuring the top...
Kyrie Irving will get the start Tuesday night against Slovenia, as Team USA plays its final tuneup game before the FIBA Basketball World Cup kicks off this Saturday in Spain. […] The post Derrick Rose and Kyrie Irving May Alternate as Team USA Starters appeared first on SLAMonline.
A year and a half ago, Simone Biles was a last-minute substitute at the 2013 American Cup. There she placed second behind 2011 junior national champion Katelyn Ohashi after losing an early lead with a fall from the beam. At that meet, Biles couldn't win with a fall. Show More Summary
The return of Jermaine Jones to MLS is a great moment for the league. After his stellar play in the World Cup, the veteran midfielder was out of contract and needing one more shot at being a contributor in a … Continue reading ? MLS Again Creates New Rule to Appease Owners is a post from World Soccer Talk.
Clubs from the Bundesliga sent more players to the World Cup than those from any other league. The German top flight had more representatives than any other at every stage of the tournament, the gulf in representatives increasing steadily...Show More Summary
World Cup star’s agent responds to Manchester United rumours - originally posted on Soccerlens.com The agent of Ajax star Daley Blind has confirmed that Manchester United have not made contact for the services of the versatile player. Show More Summary
In the biggest facial hair news to hit Bristol since that time Bill Simmons grew a mustache, Bob Ley showed up on Olbermann last night with this… Tremendous. Perhaps he was inspired by Tim Howard’s beard at the World Cup. In other news, since this is their first on-air meeting since Olbermann’s return to the […]
Derrick Rose, Steph Curry and Anthony Davis lead the United States in its final tuneup before the World Cup. Team USA has departed for Spain with its final 12-man roster set, but coach Mike Krzyzewski's team still has one more exhibition game left before it can officially begin work on the 2014 FIBA World Cup. Show More Summary
The FIBA World Cup has had a lot of buzz for the past few weeks, though largely for the unfortunate reason of Paul George’s injury. That said, the tournament is still likely to be an entertaining appetite whetter for the upcoming NBA season. While many NBA stars (James Harden, Stephen Curry, and the triumphantly returning […]
Today is the first day of the PWA Slalom World Cup in Alacati.
Dropped by Brazil following World Cup disaster, it has been an interesting few weeks in the life of Dani Alves —a man accustomed to success and plaudits over the course of a career that has glistened for the past decade. To make matters...Show More Summary
After several days of speculation that Lukas Podolski was on his way out of Arsenal, all of sudden it now seems like the 29-year-old German World Cup winner may be staying put after all. Podolski, who has scored more than ten goals a season in his first two years at the Emirates, has seen his […]
- Tournament hosts England will have an additional advantage as they bid to win the 2015 World Cup after it was announced Tuesday they would be at their regular training base for most of the event. The Pennyhill Park hotel in Bagshot, south-west of London, is where England base themselves during the end-of-year internationals and the Six Nations. Show More Summary
Official: Jermaine Jones is heading to the New England Revolution - originally posted on Soccerlens.com The U.S. 2014 World Cup veteran is finally heading to Major League Soccer, after weeks of delays. The New England Revolution announced...Show More Summary
GM Levon Aronian just tweeted this. Beach selfie from South Carolina. Sinquefield Cup starting tomorrow! pic.twitter.com/Ik9R2MunHW— Levon Aronian (@LevAronian) August 25, 2014 The world number two spent the weekend in South Carolina. Show More Summary