1. World Cup 2014 Final: Germany's Victory Was Triumph of Long-Term Planning

    The seeds of Germany's 2014 World Cup win were sown 14 years ago. At the 2000 European Championship, the Germans flamed out in the group stage, taking one point from three matches and finishing last in Group A behind Portugal, Romania and England...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 3,440 reads 1 comments

  2. Mario Goetze's 2014 World Cup Winner Was Fitting Moment for Young Star

    For Mario Goetze , Oktoberfest will now be an eternal celebration. The Bayern Munich midfielder scored the winner in Germany's 1-0 extra-time victory over Argentina in the 2014 World Cup final...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 589 reads 0 comments

  3. Nikola Mirotic to Bulls: Latest Details, Reaction and Analysis

    Updates from Sunday, July 20 Nikola Mirotic spoke about the "challenge" ahead of him after signing with the Bulls, per the Chicago Tribune 's K.C. Johnson : 'All this is a big challenge for me,' Mirotic said...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 64,593 reads 351 comments

  4. Manuel Neuer Wins Golden Glove at 2014 World Cup

    Manuel Neuer was already considered by many to be the best goalkeeper in the world. Now he can officially be considered the best goalkeeper at the 2014 World Cup after winning the Golden Glove award...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 15,741 reads 32 comments

  5. Matt Bonner Re-Signs with Spurs: Latest Contract Details, Analysis, Reaction

    Veteran NBA free agent Matt Bonner has chosen to stay with the San Antonio Spurs. Mike Monroe of the San Antonio Express-News reported the decision Sunday: Bonner, ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 13,802 reads 92 comments

  6. NBA Trade Rumors: Latest on Kevin Love, Andrew Wiggins and Amar'e Stoudemire

    Free agents continue to dominate the NBA offseason, but the league landscape could still be shifted by one or more high-profile trades...

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  7. Lionel Messi Doesn't Need World Cup Win to Be Considered Best of His Generation

    Can we just enjoy Lionel Messi as he is now? Only hours remain before Germany and Argentina face off in the final of the 2014 World Cup...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 4,789 reads 10 comments

  8. Dante Exum's Strong Summer League Start Is an Encouraging Sign for Utah Jazz

    Yes, it's only the NBA Summer League, but the early returns on Dante Exum are at the very least encouraging for the Utah Jazz . All you need to know about the Las Vegas Summer League is that it had Nate Robinson's jersey retired ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 13,443 reads 23 comments

  9. Andrew Wiggins Shouldn't Be Dangled as Trade Bait in Potential Kevin Love Deal

    Just because the Cleveland Cavaliers have the current LeBron James doesn't mean they should jettison the next LeBron James. Andrew Wiggins is a large part of the team's future plans...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 74,657 reads 491 comments

  10. Clint Capela, Rockets Reportedly in Contract Dispute After Chris Bosh's Decision

    Updates from Sunday, July 13 CSN Houston's Adam Wexler has the latest update on the dispute between Clint Capela and the Rockets: Original Text The Houston Rockets can't catch a break this offseason...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 35,434 reads 120 comments

  11. San Diego Padres Reportedly Interview Kim Ng for GM Position

    Updates from Thursday, July 24 The Padres announced they have met with Kim Ng for the second time on Thursday via their official website : The San Diego Padres today ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 26,013 reads 45 comments

  12. Carmelo Anthony's Decision Will Determine Eastern Conference Hierarchy

    LeBron James might be going home, via Lee Jenkins of Sports Illustrated , but Carmelo Anthony still has the biggest say on which team is the favorite to win the Eastern Conference...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 1,304 reads 3 comments

  13. NASCAR at New Hampshire 2014 Results: Race Order, Final Times, Twitter Reaction

    Kyle Busch 's pursuit of a second checkered flag in the Sprint Cup circuit received a major boost on Friday...

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  14. Auburn QB Nick Marshall Reportedly Cited for Window Tint, Marijuana Possession

    Updates from Friday, August 1 AL.com's Joel Erickson has a major update on Nick Marshall 's playing status for Auburn's season opener: Auburn starting quarterback Nick ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 112,800 reads 944 comments

  15. Andre Johnson Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz and Speculation Surrounding Texans WR

    Updates from Friday, July 25 ESPN's Adam Schefter reports Johnson has arrived at Texans camp: NFL Network's Ian Rapoport has more: Updates from Thursday, July 24 ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 months ago 20,612 reads 33 comments

  16. Alexis Sanchez to Arsenal: Latest Transfer Details, Reaction and More

    Seemingly surplus to requirements due to the widely anticipated arrival of Luis Suarez , Alexis Sanchez has moved from Barcelona to join Arsenal in one of the transfers of the summer...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 70,559 reads 351 comments

  17. 2014 MLB All-Star Roster: Sluggers Who Will Put on a Show in Midsummer Classic

    Much has been made about how much pitchers are continuing to dominate Major League Baseball. Maybe the 2014 All-Star Game can be a welcome change of pace...

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  18. Greivis Vasquez Re-Signs with Raptors: Latest Contract Details and More

    Greivis Vasquez's future is in Toronto, as the 27-year-old guard reportedly will re-sign with the Raptors ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 11,465 reads 61 comments

  19. Josh McRoberts Rumors: Latest Buzz and Speculation on Free-Agent Forward

    Updates from Monday, July 7 Marc Stein of ESPN reported on Josh McRoberts ' next destination: Original Text The Miami Heat may be one step closer to locking up one of their offseason targets...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 24,030 reads 118 comments

  20. Senators GM Bryan Murray Diagnosed with Cancer

    The Ottawa Senators announced on Monday that team general manager and president of hockey operations Bryan Murray has been diagnosed with cancer. The team released a statement on its official website addressing the news: Mr...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 3 months ago 7,189 reads 8 comments

  21. Knicks Rumors: Latest Buzz on New York's Pursuit of Carmelo Anthony

    The New York Knicks may have their offseason sorted out sooner rather than later as Carmelo Anthony mulls his future. Yahoo Sports' Marc J...

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  22. Alfredo Di Stefano Passes Away at Age 88

    Legendary Argentine star Alfredo Di Stefano has passed away at the age of 88. According to Dermot Corrigan of ESPN FC , Di Stefano suffered a heart attack on Saturday and never recovered...

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  23. ESPN Body Issue 2014: Official Magazine Date and Most Anticipated Athletes

    In only four days, ESPN The Magazine 's Body Issue will hit newsstands. Since its creation in 2009, the magazine has generated a ton of buzz—both positive and negative—for the athletes involved...

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  24. Bednarik Award Watch List 2014: Full List Released

    The Maxwell Football Club has officially announced the college football stars who've earned consideration on the watch list for the Chuck Bednarik Award. The Bednarik Award has been given to the best defensive player dating back to 1995...

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  25. 2014 MLB All-Star Game: Top Debutants to Watch in Midsummer Classic

    Although Major League Baseball desperately wants you to care about the All-Star Game, it really is a glorified exhibition. But that doesn't mean fans cannot have fun watching it. Plenty of stars are making their All-Star Game debuts this year...

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