Friday, October 17, 2014
Four-time NBA Most Valuable Player LeBron James and German NBA star Dirk Nowitzki say the league needs to look at shortening its 82-game per club regular-season schedule.
Major League Soccer Commissioner Don Garber took the extraordinary step Wednesday of criticizing U.S. coach Jurgen Klinsmann for not taking Landon Donovan to the World Cup and for saying Clint Dempsey and Michael Bradley damaged their careers by returning to MLS from European clubs.
Barcelona forward Luis Suarez is looking forward to ending his FIFA ban and says he will be fit to face Real Madrid if selected later this month.
Martin Kaymer is making a habit of beating Bubba Watson in head-to-head situations, even at an exhibition of major champions in Bermuda.
Philipp Kohlschreiber made a winning return from a four-week injury layoff Wednesday, rallying to defeat Carlos Berlocq of Argentina 3-6, 6-1, 6-4 in the second round of the Erste Bank Open.
Taiwanese pitcher Wei-Yin Chen (陳偉殷) pitched his last game in 2014 Tuesday, a day before the Baltimore Orioles were swept by the Kansas City Royals 4-0 in the American League Championship Series.
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Billy Butler drove in the go-ahead run in the sixth inning as the Royals' bullpen shut down the Baltimore Orioles the rest of the way for a 2-1 victory Tuesday that gave Kansas City a commanding 3-0 lead in the American League Championship Series.
Phil Lesh and Bob Weir of the Grateful Dead joined San Francisco Giants third base coach and musician Tim Flannery to sing “The Star-Spangled Banner” before Game 3 of the Major League Baseball National League Championship Series on Tuesday at AT&T Park.
Lionel Messi needed just six minutes to make his mark in Argentina's 7-0 rout of Hong Kong in a friendly at Hong Kong Stadium on Tuesday.