After 25 years, the San Jose Sharks will finally play for the Stanley Cup. Captain Joe Pavelski scored an early goal, Joel Ward added two of his own and the Sharks advanced to their first Stanley Cup final in franchise history by beating the St. Louis Blues 5-2 on Wednesday night in Game 6 of...
San Jose took control of Game 6 early and never relented in the Western Conference Final finale. For the first time in their 25 year history, the Sharks are going to play for a Stanley Cup. Led by captain Joe Pavelski, Joel Ward and the goaltending of Martin Jones, San Jose bested the St. Show More Summary
There was a full two minutes back there—three, practically—when Crystal Palace looked as if it might pull off the greatest victory in its 110-year history. Having been outplayed till then in the FA Cup, Joel Ward put in a sort of cross just as midfielder Jason Puncheon sprinted beyond the pack. Puncheon gathered it and in a blink snuck it into the goal. Read more...
When Manchester United drew 0-0 at Selhurst Park in October 2015, Alan Pardew was full of praise for Anthony Martial. In his post-match press conference, he suggested that keeping Martial quiet was key to containing United's attack. Pardew...Show More Summary
A rare mistake from Nashville's best defenseman has the Predators on the ropes. Roman Josi picked a hell of a time to have a bad period of hockey. The Predators defenseman isn't the main reason why Nashville is down 2-0 after the opening 20 minutes (a 17-3 shot differential might be a big factor in this one). Show More Summary
Liverpool XI: Mignolet, Clyne, Lovren, Sakho, Moreno, Lucas, Milner, Lallana, Coutinho, Firmino, Origi Substitutes: Ward, Toure, Smith, Stewart, Allen, Ibe, Sturridge Everton XI: Joel, Baines, Funes Mori, Stones, Oviedo, McCarthy, Barry,...Show More Summary
After three matches without a win, Crystal Palace returned to winning ways on Saturday in the FA Cup 3rd round. Palace, who were excellent away from home during 2015, have started 2016 in similar fashion after knocking out fellow Premier League side Southampton at St Marty’s. The visitors made the breakthrough when defender Joel Ward […]
After yesterday’s horror defensive show at Watford, there seems little doubt that Liverpool need reinforcements at the back. One of the most likely Liverpool signings next summer already looks to be Schalke defender Joel Matip. The 24-year-old is out of contract at Schalke come the end of the 2015/2016 season and Liverpool have been linked […]
Mississippi State Bulldogs linebackers DeAndre Ward and Gerri Green were arrested Friday night on multiple charges. Per Joel Coleman of the Starkville Daily News, Oktibbeha County Sheriff’s Department chief deputy Chadd Garnett and additional...Show More Summary
Here are the five best events going down in Charlotte and the surrounding area today, Dec. 5, 2015 as selected by the folks at Creative Loafing. • Fourth Ward Holiday Home Tour • Billy Joel at Time Warner Cable Arena • Ugly Sweater Run at Romare Bearden Park • Tyler Ramsey at Evening Muse • Four-Year Anniversary Party at Birdsong Brewery …
In every NHL season, there's several players who exceed expectations. The current campaign is no different. San Jose Sharks right wing Joel Ward (pictured above) and Philadelphia Flyers goaltender Michal Neuvirth are among the handful of overachievers thus far. The players on this list have gone beyond the roles expected of them. Show More Summary
Crystal Palace defender Joel Ward will be sidelined for up to four weeks with a knee injury. The 25-year-old right-back, who scored in Palace’s 2-1 win at Chelsea a fortnight ago, suffered the injury in training. “Unfortunately we’ve lost Joel Ward this week,” said manager Alan Pardew. “After his great […]
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