1. Los Angeles Really Dominating NBA All-Star Game

    Many outsiders who are watching the NBA All-Star Game are seeing Los Angeles play a key role. What some may not know, however, is that the Los Angeles presence in the game goes ...

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  2. 5 January Transfer Moves AC Milan Should Make

    AC Milan Vice President Adriano Galliani's work in the transfer market in recent years has been genius. Over the past decade, he has sold top players such as Andriy Shevchenko, Kaka and most recently Thiago Silva and Zlatan Ibrahimovic for huge sums...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about over 1 year ago 6,013 reads 37 comments

  3. Roberto Di Matteo Perfect for Montreal Job

    Less than 24 hours after his Chelsea side suffered a one-sided loss to Juventus in the UEFA Champions League last month, coach Roberto Di Matteo found himself unemployed. Some have questioned where Di Matteo will end up next...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about over 1 year ago 3,630 reads 5 comments

  4. Anthony Barr Helping Notre Dame Afterall

    Notre Dame doesn’t lose as many recruiting battles as other collegiate football programs. With a storied tradition that includes 11 national championships and seven Heisman ...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about almost 2 years ago 2,348 reads 2 comments

  5. South Los Angeles National Basketball Team Could Win Gold

    Through an examination of players from a defined area of Los Angeles, there is evidence to suggest South Los Angeles would still come out on top in London...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about 2 years ago 220 reads 0 comments

  6. Germany Without a Medal Through Two Days in London

    It is early as just two days are in the books for the 2012 London Olympics. No different than in the past, each and every Olympic Games bring with it a number of surprising and disappointing performances...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about 2 years ago 444 reads 0 comments

  7. Wimbledon 2012: California Community Outshines UK

    In a year that it is hosting the Olympic Games, the United Kingdom was hoping that it could claim a major feat just weeks before...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about 2 years ago 360 reads 0 comments

  8. Are You Kidding Me? MLS Does Not Want Nesta

    This one is hard to figure out. On one side of the coin you have a 36-year-old defender who is one of the greatest of all-time, if not the greatest (even if other greats may have won more trophies)...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about 2 years ago 1,557 reads 33 comments

  9. Pescara Mourns Yet Another Tragedy with Death of Morosini

    How could it happen? That was what people in Pescara were thinking Saturday when visiting Livorno’s Piermario Morosini fell during the two sides’ Serie B match, never to regain consciousness...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about over 2 years ago 80 reads 0 comments

  10. Top 25 Sports Role Models of Last 25 Years

    Everyone has one, two, three or maybe even more people they define as a role model. In the opinion of this writer, a role model is defined as someone who has been a great individual, not just on the playing field, but off it as well...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about over 2 years ago 36,598 reads 1 comments

  11. Top 20 Goalkeepers of 2011

    Putting together a list of the top 20 goalkeepers in the world is not easy. There are always quality names that are left out, and this list will certainly be no different than any other...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about over 2 years ago 9,453 reads 105 comments

  12. Week 14: Serie A Predictions

    Week 14 of the 2011-12 Serie A season should pit a number of interesting and close battles. Among them will be Fiorentina hosting AS Roma and Inter Milan hosting Udinese and its leader, Antonio Di Natale...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about over 2 years ago 1,112 reads 0 comments

  13. Fiorentina: The Future of Riccardo Montolivo?

    Perhaps as early as next month we will have a more clear understanding of where star Fiorentina midfielder Riccardo Montolivo will be playing next season...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about over 2 years ago 1,098 reads 2 comments

  14. Week 8: Serie A Predictions

    There are no marquee matches or local rivalries when Serie A resumes this weekend. Two matches are slated for Saturday and the remaining eight are set to kick off on Sunday...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about almost 3 years ago 1,240 reads 1 comments

  15. Serie A Week 7: Picks and Predictions

    There are many great rivalries in world football. The matchup between Lazio and AS Roma this weekend is one of those intense battles that always draws attention and generally divides the city of Rome for a few days...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about almost 3 years ago 454 reads 1 comments

  16. Serie A: Week 5 Predictions

    Week 5 of the Serie A season brings us some heavyweight matchups, as Inter Milan hosts red hot Napoli and Juventus hosts AC Milan ...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about almost 3 years ago 558 reads 0 comments

  17. Top Coaching Candidates for Inter Milan

    After a 3-1 thumping to lowly Novara on Tuesday, Giampiero Gasperini can plan on calling his career as Inter's manager over. Certainly president Massimo Moratti (pictured) will look to make yet another coaching change...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about almost 3 years ago 1,009 reads 6 comments

  18. Week 3: Serie A Predictions

    It is Week 3 of the Serie A season, but all teams are in just their second match following a strike during the first week of the season...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about almost 3 years ago 771 reads 5 comments

  19. Week 2 Serie A Season: Game Predictions

    After a strike cancelled Week 1 of the Serie A season, things are back on course for the second week, which should feature some interesting matchups...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about almost 3 years ago 436 reads 0 comments

  20. Transfer Window: 5 Reasons Why Michael Bradley's Move to Chievo Is Great

    Michael Bradley may not garner as many headlines as Landon Donovan, but the midfielder and son of former U.S. National Team Coach Bob Bradley is arguably the most valuable player the U...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about almost 3 years ago 195 reads 2 comments

  21. Serie A: Week 1 Predictions

    It is still up in the air as to whether or not the 2011-12 Serie A season will begin on time as a strike looms as the players union seeks a collective bargaining agreement...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about almost 3 years ago 474 reads 2 comments

  22. Samuel Eto'o: Why He Won't Last Long in Russia

    Samuel Eto’o is now officially a player for Anzhi Makhachkala . Up until a few weeks ago, Anzhi was hardly noticeable on the map as a top world club...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about almost 3 years ago 1,410 reads 14 comments

  23. Fiorentina Struggling in Transfer Market

    Fiorentina is generally considered one of the top sides in the Italian Serie A. Most would consider it the fifth strongest club after the top four of AC Milan , Inter Milan , Juventus and AS Roma ...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about 3 years ago 747 reads 2 comments

  24. 2011 Gold Cup Final: Tough Decision; Who to Root, Play for

    Saturday will be yet another big day in United States Soccer history as the U.S. will host Mexico in the final of the 2011 Gold Cup at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, Ca. Mexico has won the Gold Cup five times entering the match, and the U...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about 3 years ago 253 reads 0 comments

  25. NBA Rankings: The League's No. 2 Overall Draft Selections Since 2000

    Having the second pick in the NBA Draft is generally thought to be a valuable piece of property for teams hoping to move up in the draft. But since 2000, the No. 2 slot has produced just one "franchise" player in Kevin Durant...

    James Riggio Written by James Riggio about 3 years ago 5,106 reads 12 comments