| Dec 6, 2010
| 4:22 AM
Bucky is here to report on tonight's Amazing Race, which I totally wasn't watching because, hello, Ravens-Steelers game! (Sigh.) Take it away, Bucky!And so, we begin the penultimate leg of The Amazing Race, Season 17. It is always my favorite......
| Jul 19, 2011
| 4:26 PM
Hope Solo, goalkeeper of the U.S. World Cup team, will be the first women???s soccer player on the cover of Sports Illustrated in eight years when this week???s edition hits the newsstands Wednesday. It is a bittersweet distinction as......
| Sep 10, 2014
| 1:27 AM
WEDNESDAY'S TELEVISION HIGHLIGHTS
|| MLB || Orioles@Boston (T) || MASN9 a.m. ||
|| Orioles@Boston || MASN1:30 ||
|| Atlanta@Washington || MASN2, MLB4 ||
|| Kansas City@Detroit || ESPN7 ||
|| Orioles@Boston (T) || MASN7:30 ||
| Sep 13, 2014
| 11:43 PM
Gay says broken jaw came on 'dirty play'
Team USA forward Rudy Gay (Archbishop Spalding) told USA Today on Saturday that the broken jaw he suffered in Thursday's win over Lithuania in the FIBA World Cup in Spain came on a "dirty play....
| Aug 24, 2014
| 3:36 PM
Twenty years ago, before World Cup soccer invaded Orlando, then-Orange County Sheriff Kevin Beary had a brain flash for controlling barbarians at the Citrus Bowl gates.
He needed a tank. Well, not a tank, really, but a $139,000 armored truck. Beary just...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:27 PM
Victor Oladipo had an idea of what to expect when he and Orlando Magic teammate Tobias Harris joined USA Basketball’s select team.
Oladipo knew the select team’s job was to help the national team prepare for the upcoming FIBA World Cup,...
| Jun 12, 2014
It begins with a boy and a ball. And this year it ends in Brazil.
With the World Cup opening Thursday, more and more Americans are coming to the beautiful game, and perhaps you're about to become one of them.
You've seen bits of it. You've heard the...
| Jun 25, 2014
In an exclusive interview, Raffaele Raia — the noted Italian soccer aficionado from Oliveto Citra, near Salerno — said America is missing only one thing to fully grasp World Cup soccer.
"Until Americans live and die with it, as we Italians...
| Jun 18, 2014
Chicago must truly be the most American of cities, and it's not because politicians keep saying it. John Brooks, the newest American soccer star in the World Cup, has testified to this fact.
Brooks didn't testify by scoring that incredible goal to win...
| Jul 2, 2014
Who wins June's coveted Moutza of the Month?
Competition was so intense that agitated readers started a Moutza Fight Club on social media while nominating the contenders.
But the last thing America needs is an angry posse of Moutza nominators...
| Jan 31, 2014
| 4:55 PM
Bode Miller can't get his toddler to sit still. The 9-month-old boy is squirming around the hotel room as if he's ready to jump in the start gate of the Sochi Olympic downhill.
If you tell the kid to do one thing, Bode explains, he does the opposite....