| Feb 12, 2015
| 10:12 AM
The U.S. fell four more places in FIFA’s February world rankings, dropping to No. 31 overall, the team’s lowest spot in the monthly soccer ratings in nearly two years.
The Americans ranked 13th in the world entering last summer’s World...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 12:44 PM
Sepp Blatter's campaign for a fifth term as president of FIFA, world soccer's governing body, got a bit tougher Wednesday when former Portuguese star Luis Figo announced his candidacy for the job just a day before the deadline.
Four others are also in...
| Jan 21, 2015
| 1:58 PM
A coalition of women's soccer players led by U.S. star Abby Wambach has withdrawn its gender discrimination suit against FIFA and will play this summer's World Cup in Canada on artificial turf.
The men's tournament has always been played on grass and in...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 11:34 AM
— Tiger Woods has another reason not to like cameras — it cost him a tooth.
The golf star made a surprise visit to Italy on Monday to watch girlfriend Lindsey Vonn capture her record 63rd World Cup title. The photo that generated all the...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 6:03 PM
CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy — The whole gang was there when Lindsey Vonn finally became the most successful women's World Cup skier of all time.
Her mother had come to Europe for the first time. The American's once-estranged father came along, too....
| Jan 18, 2015
| 9:24 AM
CORTINA D'AMPEZZO, Italy -- Lindsey Vonn never thought she would make it this far.
Perhaps that's why, after matching the World Cup's all-time record for wins Sunday, she rated it "right below" her Olympic gold medal on her lengthy list of career...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 6:47 AM
Orlando City could have a scenario this summer that is both good and bad for the club.
The U.S. under-20 national team downed El Salvador, 2-0, on Saturday evening, securing a spot in the FIFA U-20 World Cup. A few hours before that win, Honduras also...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 4:44 PM
Juergen Klinsmann measures time with a stopwatch, not a calendar.
Even though the U.S. won't begin Olympic qualifying for another 14 months and the next World Cup for 3 1/2 years, Klinsmann believes there's no time to waste on either front.
| Jan 16, 2015
| 6:19 PM
A look at the career highlights of former Kings defenseman Rob Blake.
Born: Dec. 10, 1969, Simcoe, Canada.
Drafted: Fourth round, 70th overall, 1988.
Inducted into Hockey Hall of Fame: 2014.
Family: Wife, Brandy. Son Max, 13, daughter Brooke, 12,...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 5:16 PM
Ronaldo, newly a part of the Fort Lauderdale Strikers ownership, helicoptered across the county Wednesday to check out potential sites for a new stadium and soccer academy.
Ronaldo, Geromel and investor Carlos "Wizard" Martins took a helicopter ride...
| Jan 16, 2015
| 4:19 PM
West Wins Silver In Luge
Tucker West of Ridgefield, who competed in luge in the Olympics last year, won a silver medal at the World Junior National championships in Lillehammer Friday. It was West's final singles race as a junior. West, 19, became the...