Saturday, July 26, 2014
Taiwanese-American basketball star Jeremy Lin (林書豪) will wear the No. 17 jersey as a Los Angeles Lakers guard in the new NBA season, a change that he described as an exciting “fresh start.”
Visiting National Basketball Association (NBA) superstar Lebron James yesterday called on local young hoop talents to set goals and accomplish them step by step, a move that will ultimately help them accomplish their basketball dreams.
Baltimore Orioles Taiwan-native starter Wei-Yin Chen's eight shutout innings lifted his team over the Seattle Mariners Thursday with a 4-0 victory in the opening game of their four-game series.
Friday, July 25, 2014
Bartolo Colon came within seven outs of a perfect game, giving up a single to Robinson Cano with two outs in the seventh inning as the New York Mets held off a late comeback to beat the Seattle Mariners 3-2 on Wednesday.
Louis van Gaal's reign as manager of Manchester United got off to a rousing start on Wednesday with a 7-0 friendly victory over Major League Soccer's Los Angeles Galaxy.
A 90th-minute own goal Wednesday cost Liverpool a 1-0 loss to AS Roma but an early spill left striker Fabio Borini with a much more worrisome right shoulder injury.
On the last of four Pyrenees ascents, Rafal Majka winked at a French TV camera and tugged playfully at a motorcycle's antenna.
England's Jodie Stimpson won the opening gold of the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow on Thursday on a day when the multi-sport event was hit by the withdrawal of athletics legend Mo Farah.
Thursday, July 24, 2014
Baltimore's recalled pitcher Miguel Gonzalez held Los Angeles scoreless for the first seven innings to set up a 4-2 win for the Orioles at the Angels on Tuesday, maintaining their four-game lead atop the American League East division.
Real Madrid on Tuesday signed Colombian striker James Rodriguez, the top scorer at the World Cup, from Monaco on a six-season contract.