I wanted to take a moment to congratulate my nephew, Taylor and his teammates, the Flames Junior Pee Wee football team for recently becoming the Arizona Division 2 Southeast Pop Warner Junior Pee Wee Champions. Taylor, I’m proud of you. Even though I’m unable to attend your games, your Mother has done an excellent job in keeping me updated with your team’s ... Read More »
New York, NY - Upon hearing the passing of Nelson Mandela, South Africa’s first Black Presiden...
Though December is the month of the Holiday Season and many students are anxiously awaiting Christma...
Two top rivals of boxing Oscar De La Hoya and Tito Trinidad faced each other again, but this time in...
Featured Photo Credit: MLS NEW YORK, NY– Major League Soccer today announced that Chicago Fire forwa...
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As “The Sandman,” rides out to the sunset along with his 652 career saves there’s one loss that Mariano Rivera achieved that’s his most important one. It happened twelve years ago in Game Seven of the World’s Series. On November 4, 2001, Arizona Diamonbacks outfielder Luis Gonzalez singled past a drawn infield as Jay Bell scored the winning run in the bottom of ... Read More »
HARRISON, NJ (Nov. 13, 2013) – The 2013 Supporters’ Shield-winning New York Red Bulls announced their annual team awards winners, as voted on by local members of the media. Midfielder Tim Cahill earned the team’s Most Valuable Player for the first time. In his first full season in Major League Soccer, the Australian International and 2013 MLS All-Star led the Red Bulls with 11 goals ... Read More »
While walking on the Fenway field prior to game 6 of the World Series and in the middle of all the media frenzy going after most of the big league baseball stars I noticed an older gentleman sitting by himself in the Red Sox dugout with a smile from ear to ear. He reminded me so much of my father ... Read More »
Today, Samsung announced that the first international soccer player to star in its fantasy-inspired, soccer-themed GALAXY 11 campaign would be four-time Ballon d’Or award winner, Lionel Messi. The announcement was made on both Samsung Mobile and social media channels and included a one-minute video that chronicles Messi’s recruitment to join and serve as team captain of GALAXY 11. The video, “Messi Becomes Captain,” ... Read More »
Image Credit: Bill Menzel Don’t look now but the Giants, who started the season by losing their first six games, have now won three straight games after beating the Oakland Raiders by a score of 24-20 at MetLife Stadium last Sunday. The game was not as close as the score indicated. While Giants QB Eli Manning had an average day ... Read More »
Featured Image Credit: Lisa Luevanos We are here at Fenway with a great baseball player, a friend that has brought a lot of pride to the entire baseball community, particularly the Puerto Rican and Latino youth who watched him play, Iván “Pudge” Rodríguez. LS: What are you doing now that you are retired from baseball? IR: Well I am here working ... Read More »
Featured Image Credit: New York Cosmos A second-half goal by former Spain international Marcos Senna gave the New York Cosmos a 1-0 win and the NASL Soccer Bowl championship in their first year in the league. The rebooted Cosmos, who won the league’s fall title, captured the championship by beating the spring champion Atlanta Silverbacks at Silverbacks Park in front ... Read More »
Featured Image Credit: Portland Timbers PORTLAND, Ore. – The Portland Timbers defeated rival Seattle Sounders FC 3-2 in the second leg of the Western Conference Semifinals of the 2013 MLS Cup Playoffs before a sellout crowd of 20,674 on Thursday Night. As a result, the Timbers beat Sounders FC 5-3 on aggregate in their two-game series and advance to face Real Salt ... Read More »
New York - The prayers continue for heavyweight Magomed Abdusalamov. He continues to be in a coma at Roosevelt Hospital in New York City after a stroke sustained from surgery removing a blood clot and part of his skull to reduce swelling on his brain. The boxing community is also raising money for his family to help with the medical ... Read More »