When you start compiling a shortlist of MLS Cup contenders, the teams that easily come to mind are FC Dallas and the New York Red Bulls, who lead the Western and Eastern Conferences, respectively. Maybe you're drawn to the Colorado Rapids' worst-to-first story and the club's grind-it-out defensive mindset. Show More Summary
The San Antonio Spurs came to training camp three weeks ago needing to answer more questions than at any time in nearly two decades. With a regular-season opener against the two-time defending Western Conference champion Golden State...Show More Summary
The Islanders' quirky domination of Western Conference teams in Brooklyn is over.
As the Sacramento Kings hope to achieve relevance in the Western Conference, a deal involving point guard Darren Collison would be an extreme move. Continue for updates. Kings, Heat Reportedly In Trade Talks Per Michael Scotto of Basketball...Show More Summary
Damian Lillard says it's "possible" for Portland to challenge for the Western Conference crown in 2016-17. The post Damian Lillard: Portland Can Reach Western Conference Finals appeared first on SLAMonline.
Stephen Curry still plays for one of the NBA's Western Conference superpowers, but it's not the one you might expect. LeBron James is taking his talents to...the Brooklyn Nets? Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook are still splitting up,...Show More Summary
Dylan McIlrath should get a chance to play Monday night against the Western Conference champion Sharks at the Garden.
Ever since Kevin Durant announced on July 4 that he was leaving the Oklahoma City Thunder for the Golden State Warriors—the same Warriors who had just knocked the Thunder out of the Western Conference F inals in seven games—the criticism...Show More Summary
Antoine Roussel scored the tie-breaking goal for the Dallas Stars in a 4-2 win over the Anaheim Ducks on Thursday night in a season opener matching the Western Conference's two defending division champions
Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green is tired of the criticism surrounding his new teammate, Kevin Durant. Green defended Durant’s decision to sign with the reigning Western Conference champions and didn’t hesitate to rip Paul...Show More Summary
USA TODAY Sports' Sam Amick breaks down what we should expect this season out of the Western Conference.
USA TODAY Sports' A.J. Neuharth-Keusch ranks the three teams in the Western Conference that made the biggest strides this past offseason.
Times columnist Helene Elliott predicts the order of finish in the Western and Eastern conferences. The top three teams in each division qualify for the playoffs as well as the next two conference teams with the best records. WESTERN CONFERENCE Pacific Division 1) San Jose 2) Kings 3) Calgary Central...
After the Kings and Chicago Blackhawks alternated as Stanley Cup champions for four seasons, the Cup left the Western Conference and landed in Pittsburgh. The Kings, Blackhawks and defending West champion San Jose Sharks should contend for the top spot in the conference again this season, but they...
I love this design work from UnderConsideration for their recent conference in Nashville. It’s got a Western rhinestone + woodtype vibe but it also feels digital — the first thing that popped into my head when I saw that gorgeous F was a circuit board. Wonderful. (via @Colossal) Tags: design
No matter which team you root for in the West, why you shouldn't count on a Cup this year.
The St. Louis Blues have won at least 49 games in each of the past three seasons and advanced to the Western Conference finals last spring
In 2015-16, the NHL's Pacific Division was dominated by the Anaheim Ducks, Los Angeles Kings and the eventual Western Conference champion San Jose Sharks. Entering 2016-17, the California-based franchises will attempt to fend off the...Show More Summary
Steven Gerrard said the Galaxy learned a painful lesson last season, when they plummeted from the top of the MLS standings to fifth place in the Western Conference in the final two games of the regular season. The slide cost them a first-round playoff bye, forcing them into a knockout-round game...
The NHL's Western Conference should be wild, perhaps as much as ever as parity reigns and points are tough to come by on any given night