October 8, 2014

Toronto FC playoff hopes dealt a blow as Houston Dynamo hang on for the win

By Neil Davidson THE CANADIAN PRESS TORONTO _ Giles Barnes’ first-half goal, coupled with goalie Tyler Deric’s heroics, gave the Houston Dynamo a nervy 1-0 MLS […]
October 8, 2014

Coach goes to Twitter to seek cash to support Trinidad and Tobago women’s soccer team

By Anne M. Peterson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS As the unpaid coach of the Trinidad and Tobago women’s national team, Randy Waldrum also had to assume the […]
October 7, 2014

US announces roster for CONCACAF championship to determine 3 World Cup qualifiers

By Anne M. Peterson THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Goalkeeper Hope Solo and veterans Christine Rampone and Abby Wambach are among the players on the U.S. national team’s […]
October 6, 2014

NBA extends television deals with ESPN and TNT for 9 years through 2024 25 season

By Rachel Cohen THE ASSOCIATED PRESS NEW YORK _ The NBA and its television partners couldn’t wait to extend their contracts. The league renewed its deals […]
October 4, 2014

San Francisco edged Washington 3-2 to open their National League Division Series

Earlier in the day, San Francisco edged Washington 3-2 to open their National League Division Series. St. Louis is up 1-0 on the Dodgers in the […]
October 4, 2014

The best team in baseball is on the brink of elimination

The best team in baseball is on the brink of elimination. Kansas City’s Eric Hosmer hit a two-run homer in the 11th inning as the Royals […]
October 4, 2014

The Calgary Stampeders clinch a spot in the C-F-L playoffs

The Calgary Stampeders have clinched a spot in the C-F-L playoffs. Drew Tate scored on a one-yard touchdown plunge with 34 seconds left as Calgary beat […]
October 4, 2014

Lakers guard Nick Young needs surgery on a completely torn right thumb ligament

EL SEGUNDO, Calif. _ Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young has completely torn a ligament in his right thumb. The Lakers announced Friday that Young needs […]
October 3, 2014


ATLANTA _ Elijah Holyfield doesn’t shy away from contact, has great balance and is hard to bring down. The high school running back inherited those traits […]
October 3, 2014

Sprinter Gatlin in 10 man race for World Athlete award; runner Dibaba heads women’s candidates

MONACO _ American sprinter Justin Gatlin, unbeaten this season, is a candidate for IAAF world athlete of the year. Ten years after winning the 100 metres […]
October 3, 2014

SOC Canada Men Roster

OTTAWA – National men’s soccer coach Benito Floro will go with a mix of veterans and young players for Canada’s upcoming game against third-ranked Colombia. Veterans […]
October 3, 2014

Kevin Martin says he’s done cutting corners, committed to leading Timberwolves

By Jon Krawczynski THE ASSOCIATED PRESS MANKATO, Minn. _ In the final game of last season, and the final game of Rick Adelman’s coaching career, Kevin […]