- September 1, 2015
After the Philadelphia 76ers buried them beneath a barrage of second-half 3-pointers in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series, the Miami Heat entered Monday’s Game 2 knowing they needed something special to earn a split at Wells Fargo Center so they could head back to South Beach with home-court advantage and a puncher’s chanceREAD MORE
It’s just April. Because this is baseball, that is an entirely reasonable explanation for the problem. And so, too, is the weather, the nasty, Mother Nature-must-be-pissed-at-someone sort of frigid that canceled half a dozen more games Sunday afternoon and is threatening to set records for postponements. And yet one look at the numbers across MajorREAD MORE
The Indiana Pacers pulled off the impossible Sunday. The team not only took a lead in the first round of the NBA playoffs with a surprising win over the Cleveland Cavaliers, but they also took down LeBron James. That’s never easy, but it’s been particularly difficult in the first round of the playoffs. Since 2012,READ MORE
PHILADELPHIA — Joel Embiid’s teammates didn’t know what he had planned for the moment The Process finally made way for the playoffs. Since he’s been out for the past two weeks with that left orbital fracture, Embiid has petitioned different companies that make protective face masks with a special request: to give him a half-mask,READ MORE
After Wednesday’s fight night at Fenway Park between the Boston Red Sox and New York Yankees, a former manager and player have a bone to pick with Boston skipper Alex Cora. As the brawl was defused, the YES Network showed Cora in the dugout waving his hand at New York’s third base coach Phil NelvinREAD MORE
It’s a time-honored postseason tradition, a question asked by columnists and TV pundits alike: Who’s under the most pressure? This year there is no shortage of nominees. There is James Harden, the title-less probable MVP who enters the playoffs with his strongest supporting cast since his jersey was emblazoned O-K-C. There’s Kyle Lowry, teetering onREAD MORE
The 27-year-old Real Madrid forward and French national team player Karim Benzema was charged with blackmailing another footballer and his fellow France national team member Mathieu Valbuena over a sex tape. According to investigators, he helped blackmailers to persuade Valbuena to pay money. Otherwise, blackmailers threatened to release the video sometime before the Euro 2016
FIFA has finally named all the candidates who will enter the presidential race. There are in total seven names on the list. Who will replace the currently suspended FIFA president Sepp Blatter? We will find it out next year, on Feb. 26.
With the expected absence of Netherlands in the European Championship in 2016 it seems that the most interesting soccer country is missing. The Oranje are famous for their scandalous coaches and players, crazy fans and impressive skills. Yet, the biggest European Championship will have a lot of other star teams and this year’s bonus of
October 3 was not the best day for the Chelsea soccer club. The team had a meeting with Southampton that ended with a 3-1 defeat. The club’s manager Jose Mourinho said afterward that “referees are afraid” to give any decisions in favor of Chelsea.