| May 8, 2015
| 12:13 AM
7:40 a.m. Soccer: English Premier League: Sunderland at Everton.--NBCSN
8 a.m. Motor sports: Formula One qualifying (in Barcelona, Spain).--CNBC
9 a.m. Talk: Sports Highlights (d.; on Cox cable channel 47 and Verizon FiOs 17 in Newport News and...
| May 8, 2015
| 9:14 PM
Orlando City is inching closer to full health after a run of injuries that depleted its depth.
Lions forward Pedro Ribeiro said Friday night he is ahead of schedule returning from his hamstring injury and has already started doing some running and...
| May 7, 2015
| 4:18 PM
Orlando City has become accustomed to visiting teams' approach in the Citrus Bowl this season.
Through the first four home games, New York City FC, the Vancouver Whitecaps, D.C. United and Toronto FC have all come to Orlando and employed a defensive...
| May 6, 2015
| 3:38 PM
Like the pencil marks on a door frame measuring a child's growth, Orlando City coach Adrian Heath calculated his progress recovering from knee surgery with little benchmarks noted on his bed.
It was 1984 and Heath had scored 11 league goals in 17...
| May 3, 2015
| 12:20 AM
Frances Tiafoe, a 17-year-old from Riverdale in Prince George's County, has earned his first main-draw Grand Slam tournament berth by clinching a French Open wild-card entry through the U.S. Tennis Association. The USTA said Tiafoe assured himself of...
| May 1, 2015
| 5:22 PM
Two Homewood-Flossmoor High School students have been chosen to compete in Portland, Oregon this summer as members of the Special Olympics Illinois Unified Soccer All-Star team.
Warren Richards III, a junior, and sophomore Jared Hoekstra were selected...
| Apr 29, 2015
| 4:59 PM
New York Red Bulls midfielder Dax McCarty was home in the Orlando area this winter when he got a call from his new coach asking if he could get back to New York to meet face-to-face.
McCarty wasted no time. He hopped on the first flight out that night...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 4:51 PM
Orlando City coach Adrian Heath laughed as he walked past Lions general manager Paul McDonough and I on Tuesday after practice.
"The Chicharito shirt is over in the offices ready to go," Heath said.
"Yeah, he's on the same flight with Ibra," I...
| Apr 8, 2015
| 9:00 AM
It wasn’t a goal in a World Cup, Jamie Watson joked. Heck, it wasn’t even a regular-season goal.
Still, Watson’s goal and earned penalty kick on Tuesday afternoon that lifted Minnesota United to a 3-2 win over Orlando City’s...
| Apr 7, 2015
| 4:43 PM
Cyle Larin tried his luck on ice as a kid before handing in his skates for cleats.
Hockey, not soccer, was the sport of choice growing up in Brampton, Ontario, about 25 minutes outside of Toronto, but Larin always wanted a ball at his feet and he played...
| Apr 27, 2015
| 5:02 PM
Orlando City's first bye week comes at a most opportune time.
On the heels of its third loss in four games — a 2-0 setback to Toronto FC that Lions' coach Adrian Heath called the team's worst performance of the season — Orlando City will use...