Bakary Sako and Joel Ward scored in the second half to give Crystal Palace a 2-1 victory over Chelsea on Saturday at Stamford Bridge. The visitors took the lead through the excellent Sako midway through the half, but substitute Radamel Falcao equalized for Chelsea in the 79th minute. Show More Summary
Jose Mourinho's 100th Premier League home game in charge of Chelsea ended on a sour note when Crystal Palace left Stamford Bridge with a shock 2-1 win. Winger Bakary Sako and defender Joel Ward netted the decisive strikes after substitute...Show More Summary
Arsenal grabbed their first points of the 2015-16 Premier League season Sunday, beating Crystal Palace 2-1 at Selhurst Park. Olivier Giroud opened the score with a spectacular volley early in the first half before Joel Ward equalised against the run of play. Show More Summary
There were a serious amount of footballer weddings today! Pedro, Raphael Varane, Laurent Koscielny, Ivan Rakitic, Fernando Llorente, Simon Mignolet, Seamus Coleman, Joel Ward, Callejon, Kameni, Abate and Javi Garcia all tied the not....Show More Summary
Alexander Ovechkin guaranteed that the Capitals will win tonight’s Game 7. What if the Rangers win? Or, more trickily, what if the Caps win and Ovechkin doesn’t appear on the scoresheet? How would that reflect upon Ovechkin, who (unfairly) has gained a reputation as a scorer who can’t score in the most critical of games? Read more...
You thought the Capitals scored a late goal in their stunning Game 1 win over the Rangers? Joel Ward’s tally with 1.3 seconds left in regulation, which gave Washington a 2-1 victory, was indeed remarkable, but Tyler Johnson one-upped it Wednesday, scoring with just 1.1 seconds left to give his Lightning their own 2-1 shocker over the […]
You do not see hockey buzzer-beaters very often. But we saw one on Thursday night. A Joel Ward buzzer-beater gave the Washington Capitals a thrilling 2-1 win at Madison Square Garden and a 1-0 lead over the New York Rangers in Round 2 of the 2015 Stanley Cup Playoffs. Alex Ovechkin had given the Caps a 1-0 lead […]
Washington and Anaheim took care of business and jumped out to 1-0 leads in their respective series. Midway through the third period of the Capitals' Game 1 contest against the Rangers, Washington forward Joel Ward hit the post with a shot he knew should have gone in the net. Show More Summary
With overtime just seconds away, the New York Rangers suffered a heartbreaking defeat at the hands of the Washington Capitals in Game 1 of their second-round series in the 2015 Stanley Cup playoffs. The Capitals' Joel Ward scored with just more than one second remaining in regulation to give his team a 2-1 lead. Show More Summary
Joel Ward's goal with 1.3 seconds left in game gives Washington a 1-0 series lead over New York. The Washington Capitals took Game 1 of their second round series against the New York Rangers, 2-1, as Joel Ward notched the game-winner...Show More Summary
The veteran winger came through in the clutch yet again. Washington Capitals forward Joel Ward has a knack for scoring big goals in the playoffs. The 34-year-old lived up to his reputation on Wednesday, as he potted the winning tally...Show More Summary
Nicklas Backstrom, on the right, received a pass from Joel Ward across the goal. He had the puck at this moment. Look at where Rangers goalie Cam Talbot is, and all the wide-open net available. Backstrom shot; Talbot made the save. Read more...
Liverpool are "keeping tabs" on AC Milan full-back Ignazio Abate, according to reports. Ed Malyon of the Mirror suggested Brendan Rodgers may aim to snap up the Italian as a replacement for Glen Johnson, "who is looking to pastures new."...Show More Summary
Representing your country at a major international competition is a big deal for NHL players. After being named to the U.S. Olympic team for the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Washington Capitals defender John Carlson told Katie Carrera of The Washington Post, "I t's obviously an honor to play for your country. Show More Summary
After an incredible season back in the Premier League, Crystal Palace held their awards ceremony on Tuesday night. During the event, goalie Julian Speroni claimed the player of the year award for the Eagles, Joel Ward was voted young player of the year, while Dwight Gayle’s strike at Aston Villa on Boxing Day won the goal of the [...]
Follow the neon. Toby Cecchini and Joel Tompkins are hosting what promises to be an elegant New Year's Eve tomorrow night at Long Island Bar in Brooklyn. Guest bartenders Katie Stipe (Flatiron Lounge, The Shanty) and Phil Ward (Death & Co., Mayahuel) will pour Champagne and Champagne cocktails from 5:30 p.m. Show More Summary
The Washington Capitols beat the Philadelphia Flyers 7-0 on Friday night. The Caps were skating all over the Flyers and Joel Ward completed his first hat trick of the season. However, all of this was overshadowed by a massive fight in the third period. Show More Summary
Washington Capitals forward Joel Ward ran into a problem on Saturday prior to his team taking the ice against the Dallas Stars. Stick trouble? Nope. The lack of a scouting report? No. Pregame nerves? Guess again. The winger got locked...Show More Summary
Twitter has all sorts of uses for sports stars: engaging with fans, promoting charitable efforts and even talking trash, just to name a few. But now we can add a new one to the list, thanks to Washington Capitals forward Joel Ward Ward...Show More Summary
BY: JOEL LYONS Stop if you’ve heard this one before: When a fictional slave child named Henry Shackleford is orphaned after his father’s death, he becomes the ward of John Brown, real-life white abolitionist. Brown, who...