1. MLS Clubs Crash & Burn In Preliminary Round

    Chivas USA and the New England Revolution both had a chance to redeem their poor starts in the Champions League today. Unfortunately, both clubs failed to do so...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 163 reads 9 comments

  2. Koyie Hill Called Up to Chicago after Months of Therapy

    The Chicago Cubs recently expanded their roster for the final month of the season. Included in that expansion is catcher Koyie Hill...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 808 reads 16 comments

  3. Florida-Hawaii: Gators Demolish Warriors 56-10

    Florida scored on offense, defense and special teams—getting big plays from six different players—and routed Hawaii 56-10 in the season opener for both teams Saturday...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 649 reads 35 comments

  4. Squad Named For USA World Cup Qualifiers Against Cuba And Trinidad

    On September 6th, the USA national soccer team will head to Cuba in a World Cup qualifying match. Four days after that, they will head to Trinidad in another qualifier. The last qualifying match the USA played was a 1-0 victory over Guatemala...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 316 reads 4 comments

  5. Golfer Accidentally Kills Hawk; Agrees To Plea Deal

    I know almost everyone who goes golfing has tried to hit an animal or a tree on purpose. For most of you, you don't have the skill to do it, that includes me too. Here's the story of one golfer who managed to kill an animal...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 971 reads 14 comments

  6. Swedish Wrestler Who Threw Tantrum Was Right

    Remember Ara Abrahamian, the Swedish wrestler who threw a tantrum in the Olympics? He claimed that he had been cheated out of the gold medal because of a bad call by the judges...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 543 reads 6 comments

  7. Phil Hill, The Only American-Born Formula One Champion, Has Passed Away

    The only American-born F1 champion has died today. Phil Hill, who suffered from Parkinson's disease and a different degenerative neurological disorder, died at Community Hospital Of The Monterray Peninsula...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 547 reads 14 comments

  8. CONCACAF Champions League Preliminary Round Recap

    The first matches of the inaugural CONCACAF Champions League are over. After the dust settled, there were some surprises in who came out the winners and losers. CHIVAS USA—TAURO FC: Chivas USA went down faced off against Tauro FC in Panama...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 437 reads 4 comments

  9. An American's Guide To European Soccer And How It Relates To The USA

    There seems to be an excess amount of soccer leagues and tournaments in the world today. Almost every country in the world has at least one major soccer league. The most famous leagues, however, are in England, Spain, and Italy...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 5,357 reads 36 comments

  10. MLS Clubs Getting Ready For CONCACAF Champions League

    Recently, CONCACAF announced that they would begin a Champions League, a virtual carbon copy of UEFA's Champions League. Joe Guarr, a MLS community leader here on the B/R, recently wrote about the new tournament...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 762 reads 15 comments

  11. Redeem Team Defeats Spain to Win Gold

    I wanted to be the first one to announce this. Literally two minutes ago, Team USA defeated Spain to win the gold medal in the Olympics. The final score was USA 118, Spain 107. Team USA managed to remain unbeaten for the entire Olympics...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 276 reads 3 comments

  12. Usain Bolt Is Perfect Blend of Athlete and Performer

    The IOC was not happy with the way that Usain Bolt reacted after he won the 100m race. Jacques Rogge, the IOC president, had this to say about Bolt's celebration: "That’s not the way we perceive being a champion...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 856 reads 12 comments

  13. Manchester United Looks To Win More Awards from UEFA

    This week, UEFA will announce the winners of this year's Club Footballer of the Year awards. Manchester United has six players on UEFA's shortlist, the most from any club. All players are also candidates for the Club Footballer of the Year award...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 9,001 reads 4 comments

  14. Duncan Oughton Puts Club First Rather Than Complains

    I was going through MLS articles looking for something to write about. By accident, I went to a newspaper's website. There I found this article on New Zealand defender, Duncan Oughton...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 578 reads 9 comments

  15. FC Dallas To Face Club America In Friendly

    The quest for MLS recognition continues as FC Dallas announced that they would host Mexican club, Club America in a friendly. The friendly will be hosted on September 7th at the Pizza Hut Park...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 357 reads 0 comments

  16. USA Wins Bronze in Taekwondo; Sparks Protest from Coach

    'Tis the Olympics of controversy, falalalala-lalalala. Has anyone noticed that this is the year of controversy and upsets? The latest controversy in the Olympics involves the USA (no surprise), judges (no surprise again), and taekwondo (surprise)...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 777 reads 19 comments

  17. The Funny Side Of Golf: Top 15 Golf Quotes

    Golf—probably the worst fun game ever invented. Pictured above is possibly the worst golfer ever, Charles Barkley. I myself am not a great golfer, but I do enjoy playing occasionally...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 3,568 reads 22 comments

  18. If I Hosted The ESPYS: My List Of Demands

    For some reason, ESPN Asia aired the 2008 ESPYS on TV yesterday. Since I didn't see it the first time, I watched it. As usual, it was a great show. I think Justin Timberlake was a decent host...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 294 reads 19 comments

  19. MLS Club Preview: Seattle Sounders FC - New Kid On The Block

    Brief History and Information: In November of 2007, MLS commissioner Don Garber announced that the Seattle Sounders FC would be the latest club to join MLS. Previously, Seattle had been home of the Sounders in the NASL from 1974 to 1983...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 362 reads 3 comments

  20. Kevin Marr Ejected Because Players Wore Wrong Color Underwear!

    Okay, I'm going to say this right now. I've never played or even watched field hockey. I'm sure it's as fun as lacrosse. Anyways, I was looking through the Olympic news on Yahoo! and I came across this weird piece of news...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 1,287 reads 17 comments

  21. Kasey Keller Decides To Finish Career In America; Joins Seattle Sounders FC

    It seems like almost every week an iconic American comes to Major League Soccer. Last week, Kasey Keller announced that he would join Seattle Sounders FC, starting in their inaugural season in MLS next year...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 402 reads 12 comments

  22. Jennifer Stuczynski Learns to Let Performance Do the Talking

    Last week almost every American was fired up when French swimmer Alain Bernard said that he had come to "smash the Americans...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 905 reads 25 comments

  23. Dean Ashton Has Perfect Game... Almost

    Recently, Andrew McNair from the B/R wrote an article called "Is Dean Ashton The Man For England?" (http://bleacherreport...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 453 reads 5 comments

  24. Brian McBride Set To Make MLS Debute For Chicago Fire Today

    After a disappointing Olympic run, Brian McBride has returned to the States to make his MLS debut. He will join the Chicago Fire when they play DC United later today...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 315 reads 4 comments

  25. What About The Rest Of The Americans At The Olympics?

    Seems like the entire USA has been concentrating on either Michael Phelps, the women's gymnastic team, Michael Phelps, and the Redeem Team (did I mention Michael Phelps)...

    Thomas Written by Thomas about almost 6 years ago 609 reads 26 comments