Category Archives: New Sports

The U.S. cities hosting the 2026 World Cup are announced

The U.S. cities hosting the 2026 World Cup are announced

The U.S. cities hosting the 2026 World Cup are announced Four summers from now, 48 countries will vie for the 2026 World Cup as the tournament is staged in cities across the United States, Canada and Mexico. FIFA, soccer’s international governing body, announced these will be the host cities for 2026: Vancouver Seattle San Francisco […]

Memorial Day: We know the faces

Memorial Day We know the faces

Memorial Day: We know the faces Whenever I see a photo of a U.S. Marine, my mind is transported back to 40 years ago. I know the face. It is mine. It was back in 1982, when a formerly lumpy 26-year-old three-and-a-half-year college student clawed and crawled and pushed himself through boot camp by the […]

Liverpool Sweats, Then Celebrates Its Return to the Champions League Final

Liverpool Sweats Then Celebrates Its Return to the Champions League Final

Liverpool Sweats, Then Celebrates Its Return to the Champions League Final Blowing a two-goal aggregate lead was uncharacteristic for Jürgen Klopp’s side, but a dominant second half at Villarreal secures a place in Paris—and keeps the quadruple dream alive. Liverpool has reached its third Champions League final in five years, but it was a rather […]

Manchester United beat Brentford to bolster spot in Europa League

Manchester United beat Brentford to bolster spot in Europa League

Manchester United beat Brentford to bolster spot in Europa League Manchester United beat Brentford 3-0 on a rainy Monday night at Old Trafford with Portugal internationals Bruno Fernandes and Cristiano Ronaldo scoring to keep their team in sixth place in the Premier League. Juan Mata and Nemanja Matic were given starts by departing coach Ralf […]

The Braves Are Going to Miss Freddie Freeman

The Braves Are Going to Miss Freddie Freeman

The Braves Are Going to Miss Freddie Freeman Matt Olson is a great player, but Atlanta made a mistake in choosing an aging curve over the face of its franchise. Fifteen years with the Braves, the last four as a top 10 MVP finisher, Freddie Freeman appears to be worth more to the Dodgers than […]

Sources: Seattle Seahawks agree to trade QB Russell Wilson to Denver Broncos, get three players, picks

Sources: Seattle Seahawks agree to trade QB Russell Wilson to Denver Broncos, get three players, picks

Sources: Seattle Seahawks agree to trade QB Russell Wilson to Denver Broncos, get three players, picks After weeks of negotiations, in one of the biggest trades in NFL history, the Denver Broncos have agreed to send a significant package of players and draft picks to the Seattle Seahawks in exchange for Super Bowl-winning quarterback Russell […]

Three-time Olympic gold medalist Shaun White to retire after Beijing Games

Three-time Olympic gold medalist Shaun White to retire after Beijing Games

Three-time Olympic gold medalist Shaun White to retire after Beijing Games Snowboard great Shaun White has confirmed he will retire after Beijing 2022. White, 35, won his first halfpipe gold at Turin 2006 and also took gold at Vancouver 2010 and Pyeongchang 2018. This is his fifth Olympics, but he confirmed at a news conference […]

Baffling Man United leave more questions than answers despite thrashing Brentford in the end

Baffling Man United leave more questions than answers despite thrashing Brentford in the end

Baffling Man United leave more questions than answers despite thrashing Brentford in the end LONDON — Manchester United remain a baffling team to watch. Despite the confusion and disjointed play on Wednesday, United came away some impressive individual performances that led to three quality goals against a well-drilled Brentford side. United’s 3-1 win had its […]

John Madden, legendary Hall of Fame coach and broadcaster, dies at age 85

John Madden, legendary Hall of Fame coach and broadcaster, dies at age 85

John Madden, legendary Hall of Fame coach and broadcaster, dies at age 85 The game of football has lost a legendary figure. Pro Football Hall of Fame coach and legendary broadcaster John Madden died unexpectedly on Tuesday morning, the NFL announced. He was 85 years old. “On behalf of the entire NFL family, we extend […]

Coyotes in San Jose hoping for first game since Dec. 17 after COVID postponements

Coyotes in San Jose hoping for first game since Dec. 17 after COVID postponements

Up next Coyotes (6-21-2) at. San José Sharks (15-14-1), 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, SAP Center, San José, California), ESPN+//Hulu, Arizona Sports 98.7 FM —The Coyotes left for San Jose late afternoon Monday, in anticipation of playing for the first time since Dec. 17. Their regularly scheduled game against the Sharks was on track to be played, […]