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USWNT Announces 20-Player Roster for World Cup Qualifying

The official U.S. Women’s National Team 20-player roster was released on Monday for the 2014 CONCACAF Women’s Championship. Out of the 20 players, 14 have participated in the qualifying tournament for the 2012 Olympics. The six new additions are Ashlyn Harris, Crystal Dunn, Whitney Engen, Meghan Klingenberg, Morgan Brian and Christen Press.

Podcast: Baseball Becomes the Easy Sport to Pick On

Defending baseball, the sport that has become the easy kid in class to pick on.

Yankee Fans Share Their Jeter Appreciation

Although the rain has raised some concerns about the captain’s departure, it has not stopped fans from honoring the Yankees’ captain and his lifetime achievements.

5 Things to Watch at the Ryder Cup

The Ryder Cup takes place next week in Scotland (Sept. 26-28). Here are five things to watch for.

Mayweather Defeats Maidana by Unanimous Decision

Floyd Mayweather wasn't spectacular but he got the job done with a unanimous decision over Marcos Maidana in their WBC/WBA welterweight title fight.

Boxing Live Blog: Floyd Mayweather vs. Marcos Maidana

The Journal provides live analysis of the boxing match between Floyd Mayweather Jr. (46-0, 26 knockouts) and Marcos Maidana (35-4, 31 knockouts).

Athletes Honor Victims of Sept. 11 on Anniversary

Professional athletes take to Twitter to honor the victims of 9/11 on the 13th anniversary of the attacks.

U.S. Open Men’s Final: Nishikori vs. Cilic

The Journal provides analysis of the U.S. Open men's final between Japan's Kei Nishikori and Croatia's Marin Cilic.

A U.S. Open Final Without the ‘Big 4?

it’s been a very, very long time since a tennis major final didn’t feature a member of the "Big 4." We'll get that in Monday's U.S. Open final.

Transcript of Atlanta Hawks Owner’s Email

See the full transcript of Atlanta Hawks owner Bruce Levenson's email, which has prompted him to sell his share of the NBA franchise.

Nishikori First Asian Male to Reach Grand Slam Singles Tennis Final

Japan’s Kei Nishikori beat No.1-ranked Novak Djokovic early Sunday morning Tokyo time in the U.S. Open to become the first Japanese male – and the first Asian male -- to reach the singles final of a Grand Slam tennis tournament.

Seahawks Win Big in NFL Opener

The Journal provides minute-by-minute analysis of the opening game of the NFL season between the Packers and Seahawks. Seattle won 36-16 over the Packers.

The Seahawks Continue Where They Left Off

As you might have heard, the Seattle Seahawks are a very good team.

NFL Live Blog: Green Bay vs. Seattle

The Journal provides minute-by-minute analysis of the opening game of the NFL season between the Green Bay Packers and the Seattle Seahawks.

5 Things About the NFL’s Media-Rights Strategy

The NFL has huge leverage in negotiating broadcast rights for games over television networks, which increasingly look to the NFL to help fortify them against the rise of online video services, the stagnation of pay TV and other threats. Show More Summary

Michael Sam Now Waits on the NFL Unemployment Line

Sam was cut by the Rams a day ahead of the roster deadline for each team, and there’s not much time for him to find a new situation, even though there are plenty of teams who could stand to use a defensive end of his talent level.

Getting Chippy With Serena Williams

There's a member of Serena Williams's entourage that has been giving the 17-time Grand Slam singles champion a hard time.

Hot Seat at the U.S. Open to Watch Djokovic

On Monday afternoon, fans with tickets to the U.S. Open's No. 1 venue were faced with a difficult decision: Use that ticket or go see the world’s No. 1 tennis player, Novak Djokovic.

She Patches Things Up at the U.S. Open

When an up-and-coming tennis player winds up in a televised match at the U.S. Open, a last-minute sponsorship deal might also come their way. And that’s when seamstress Kathy Karadza fires up the sewing machine.

Novak Djokovic: Still a Court Jester?

Novak Djokovic, who advanced to the fourth round of the U.S. Open on Saturday, is back atop the tennis rankings. But is he still the same "Djoker?"

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