New York – Maurico Herrera knows he will be challenged against the champion Danny Garcia next Saturday night at the Ruben Rodriguez Coliseum in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. Garcia will be making his fifth title defense of the unified junior welterweight championship that will be televised on Showtime. Said Garcia,” When I heard who I was going to fight, I already ... Read More »
Brooklyn, NY - Saturday was a great day in Queens high school sports history as the Francis Lewis Pa...
PORTLAND, Ore. – Forward Gastón Fernández scored in his MLS debut and goalkeeper Donovan Ricketts ma...
VANCOUVER, BC – The New York Red Bulls dropped a 4-1 road decision to Vancouver Whitecaps FC on Satu...
PALM BEACH GARDENS, FL - It was too tough to spell Kissimmee anyway. And too tough to pronounce. The...
Queens, NY- The professional wrestling organization, headquartered in the New York metropolitan area...
New York, NY. - SoccerNation News, the fastest growing soccer news site in America, has agreed a new marketing partnership with Bloomsbury Publishing. The online promotion will provide Soccer Nation readers with customized ordering from the publisher’s premier soccer titles, just in time for World Cup 2014. Leading the prestigious list of books is one of the world’s top referees of all time and SoccerNation’s ... Read More »
STORRS, Connecticut – In front of a sold out Gampel Pavilion, Senior Night was a success with the Connecticut Huskies pulling out a much needed 69-63 victory over the Rutgers Scarlet Knights. Leading the way for the Huskies was Shabazz Napier’s whose lights out seven three-pointers made the difference. Prior to tipoff, an emotional crowd cheered when seniors Shabazz Napier ... Read More »
LARNACA, Cyprus (March 5, 2014) - The U.S. Men’s National Team dropped a 2-0 decision against Ukraine at Antonis Papadopoulos Stadium. Andriy Yarmolenko and Marko Devic each scored a goal to hand the USA its first two-goal loss since falling 3-1 to Costa Rica in World Cup Qualifying on Sept. 6, 2013, at Estadio Nacional in San Jose, Costa Rica. ... Read More »
LAKE BUENA VISTA, FL - Seven teams scouted Johan Santana, whose surgically-repaired shoulder suggests the enormous question-mark that follows him around like a hungry puppy. The Baltimore Orioles finally secured his signature but only after the 35-year-old southpaw agreed to a contract with more out clauses than a Larry King marriage certificate. If Santana makes Buck Showalter’s squad, he’ll earn ... Read More »
New York - There should be no questions or discussion because the New York Mets have to make the right decision. Bring the 21-year old prospect, right-handed flame thrower Noah Syndergaard up north when the team breaks camp in four weeks. It is the right thing to do. And why not, because the Mets key attraction, besides the captain David ... Read More »
With the 2014 FIFA World Cup kicking off in less than 100 days, adidas Soccer today unveils the Carnaval Pack, inspired by Brazil’s most iconic celebration. Debuting this week on the feet of adidas’ Brazilian stars such as Dani Alves, Oscar and Fernandinho, the Carnaval Pack features a blend of colors for each of its four main silos, adizero F50, ... Read More »
PORTLAND, Ore. – The Portland Timbers and adidas unveiled the club’s official new secondary Rose City jersey and retro-inspired third jersey for the 2014 MLS season as part of a special Season Kick-Off Event tonight in downtown Portland. Timbers players Darlington Nagbe and Diego Valeri revealed the new secondary and third kits, respectively, as part of a fashion show, which featured ... Read More »
Adidas today celebrates the retail launch of Leo Messi’s new signature cleat and 100 days until the 2014 FIFA World Cup by giving fans the chance to win a trip to see the action this summer in Brazil. Check out adidas Soccer’s “Fast or Fail” online gaming platform staring Messi and his signature adizero F50: http://youtu.be/6h1uMNUeqx4 The online game, available on www.adidas.com/fastorfail in desktop and mobile platforms, puts fans in ... Read More »
Queens, NY - Mets general manager Sandy Alderson generated headlines when he told fellow team executives that he expects the Mets to win 90 games in 2014. Alderson’s remark generated understandable guffaws from even optimistic types because the Mets have come closer to losing 90 games in a season the last five years than they have to winning that number. ... Read More »