| Aug 18, 2011
Busy day at FAU Wednesday. It was move-in day, so the streets were clogged with cars packed to the gills with stuff and parents dropping off their offspring. Classes start next week, so there was late registration going on,......
| Jan 10, 2012
Tim Tebow had another reason to get down on one knee and give thanks after The Broncos??? wild playoff win over the Steelers on Sunday. His winning touchdown pass in overtime reportedly triggered a $250,000 bonus. According to ESPN, Tebow???s......
| Oct 17, 2014
| 8:40 PM
A group of leading women's soccer players from around the world is suing the international soccer federation, FIFA, over having to play the 2015 World Cup on artificial turf, which never has been used for a major men's tournament.
Maybe the next...
| Oct 16, 2014
| 8:46 PM
This looked like a walkover. Team USA would stroll past regional competition it long has dominated on the way to qualifying for the 2015 Women's World Cup in Canada, an exercise made even less strenuous when the region gained an additional spot for this...
| Oct 10, 2014
| 7:31 PM
Jurgen Klinsmann cut Landon Donovan in May. And anyone who has ever loved someone or something as much as Donovan has loved soccer knows the first cut is the deepest.
There was no need for Klinsmann to cut Donovan again a day before his final appearance...
| Jun 29, 2014
I have tried. I really have.
Everybody in South Florida has been telling me that they love soccer, they can't get enough of the World Cup, and all I have to do is watch it and I will be hooked.
All of South Florida is supposedly watching, along with...
| Jul 2, 2014
| 8:13 PM
It took goalkeeper Tim Howard years to become an overnight sensation, so he wasn't overwhelmed by the effusive praise he received for his acrobatic performance Tuesday in the U.S. World Cup team's round-of-16 loss to Belgium.
"I just keep my feet on the...
| Jul 1, 2014
| 9:37 PM
For the U.S. men's soccer team, the 2014 World Cup ended in sprawled exhaustion on the coast of Brazil.
For others, it ended in the deathly quiet of a bar in the middle of Eagle Rock.
For more than two hours on a steamy Tuesday afternoon, the patio...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 5:34 PM
They installed the first outdoor Olympic rings Wednesday in Sochi, Russia, a 60-by-30-foot reminder that Thursday marks a year to go before the opening of the 2014 Winter Games.
The temperature was 61.
That incongruity brings up the first of a baker's...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 2:03 PM
Lindsey Vonn knew she began this World Cup alpine ski season physically stronger than she ever had been. She also was sure the hundreds of hours spent riding a bicycle last summer had made her endurance better than ever.
Vonn underscored her assessment...
| Nov 23, 2013
| 3:54 PM
It was a steamy August morning, one of those tongue-dragging days when you can't stop imagining how good a mouthful of ice would feel.
Ice was part of Aja Evans' midsummer day's dream too. Evans was thinking about how good she wanted to feel when she...