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Mon, 24 Apr 2017 10:13:08 EDTAs mighty a talent as Russell Westbrook might be, he can’t make that much something out of that much nothing.
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 14:35:57 EDTThe planned opening of the $1.5 billion Mercedes Benz Stadium has been delayed by ongoing roof construction.
Thu, 13 Apr 2017 13:04:02 EDTAs they vie for their fourth Stanley Cup, forgive Patrick Kane, Jonathan Toews and Duncan Keith if they need the help of Chicago Blackhawks yearbooks to remember all their teammates during this historic run.
Sat, 25 Mar 2017 10:44:40 EDTUCLA freshman star Lonzo Ball is headed to the NBA. Ball announced his decision in the locker room at the Bruins' loss in the Sweet 16.
Fri, 17 Mar 2017 09:48:40 EDTAfter making the NCAA tournament for the first time in school history, Northwestern wins a first-round thriller over Vanderbilt.
Mon, 13 Mar 2017 10:42:13 EDTChoose your priorities and the Madness Machine will create an NCAA tournament bracket using a statistical model that simulates each game.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 17:47:43 ESTVince Young hasn’t taken a regular-season snap in the NFL since 2011, but is aiming to make a comeback.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 11:29:59 ESTRussell Westbrook and Kevin Durant insist the Thunder and Warriors aren't rivals, but NBA fans aren't seeing it that way
Sun, 12 Feb 2017 10:53:12 ESTThe UFC has its first champion of the newly formed featherweight division following Germaine de Randamie’s unanimous decision victory over Holly Holm.
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 11:39:06 ESTPatriots head coach Bill Belichick on game-planning for the Falcons; Falcons head coach Dan Quinn on his bumper-sticker slogans; Matt Ryan on watching the Patriots; and more.
Fri, 27 Jan 2017 18:01:07 ESTA few years removed from being a model franchise, Chicago is adrift after a spate of public infighting.
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:40:09 EDTWith most in agreement that Brazil pulled off a great World Cup, tourism officials have announced that a total of one million foreign visitors visited the country for the month-long event.
Mon, 14 Jul 2014 18:07:25 EDTBrazil placed fourth in the World Cup, but the latest data from Facebook shows it was a clear number one in terms of activity for the social networking site.
Tue, 15 Jul 2014 16:19:43 EDTDespite the warm sentiment for this German team, the World Cup was not without its losers. Lionel Messi won the tournament's top prize as its best player, but still suffered doubts that he'd ever live up to national hero Diego Maradona after falling short in the final.
Sun, 13 Jul 2014 23:19:30 EDTGermany defeated Argentina 1-0 in a match that ran into extra time. Mario Goetze volleyed in the winning goal in extra time to give Germany its fourth World Cup title.
Mon, 14 Jul 2014 21:44:30 EDTA spoof video doing the rounds shows a North Korean news broadcast saying that the national team has made it to the World Cup final in Brazil, thrashing Japan, China and and the U.S. in the process.
Sat, 12 Jul 2014 21:59:45 EDTRIO DE JANEIRO--Brazil's national soccer team lost more than a couple of matches following its blow-out loss to Germany in the World Cup semifinals and subsequent thumping by the Dutch in the consolation game.
Sat, 12 Jul 2014 16:50:00 EDTSÃO PAULO--In the days since Brazil's humiliating World Cup smack-down by Germany, some politicians, players and others have called for a re-boot of Brazilian soccer.
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 11:43:34 EDTWe Brazilians love the World Cup. But there is one - and only one - possibility of happiness at the end of any tournament: A Brazilian team captain raising the golden trophy.
Wed, 18 Jun 2014 18:18:52 EDTBrazil have a sweet benefit of being the host team – getting to choose their round of 16 opponent.
Sun, 15 Jun 2014 15:37:36 EDTIn vans, taxis and trailers, thousands of Argentines caravanned to Rio de Janeiro for their country's opening match in the World Cup against Bosnia and Herzegovina Sunday.
Fri, 13 Jun 2014 18:12:05 EDTMinute-by-minute analysis of the 2014 World Cup Group B game between Spain and the Netherlands.
Fri, 13 Jun 2014 14:22:18 EDTThe Journal provides minute-by-minute analysis of the 2014 World Cup Group A game between Mexico and Cameroon, won by Mexico 1-0.
Thu, 12 Jun 2014 10:59:09 EDTSpain is reportedly the country offering players the biggest bonus to win the World Cup.
Tue, 23 Oct 2012 18:15:34 EDTSan Francisco pulls off another unlikely comeback to catapult themselves into the World Series. Plus: Cutler answers questions about his toughness in Chicago; and more.
Fri, 10 Aug 2012 11:03:45 EDTOussama Mellouli, one of the best American-trained swimmers never to swim for the U.S., won a gold medal for Tunisia in the men's Olympic 10-kilometer open-water swim.
Thu, 09 Aug 2012 13:54:38 EDTA photography gallery set about collecting portraits of Londoners from all 204 Olympic countries. With the Olympics coming to a close, six nations are still missing.
Thu, 09 Aug 2012 10:57:47 EDTU.S. gymnast Gabby Douglas shared an insight of life inside the athletes' village. It turns out it's a lot like high school.
Thu, 09 Aug 2012 17:43:43 EDTJust when America's 30-count aquatic-medal haul at the London 2012 Olympics seemed it would stand -- all pool-swimming events ended last Saturday -- the U.S.'s Haley Anderson took second in the 10-kilometer open-water marathon.
Thu, 09 Aug 2012 06:04:23 EDTNearly two decades after Czechoslovakia dissolved into the Czech Republic and Slovakia, the countries are united again in London.
Wed, 08 Aug 2012 09:17:00 EDTOn the final day of track cycling competition, Great Britain continued its dominance in the velodrome. See the latest roundup in the social-media sphere.
Tue, 07 Aug 2012 15:35:54 EDTKobe Bryant has more fans on Facebook than any other Olympian. So who's actually the author of his Facebook page? It's not a mystery: Kobe writes it himself.
Tue, 07 Aug 2012 09:40:46 EDTThe Olympic spotlight shifted Monday to the U.S. women's soccer team, which advanced to the gold-medal game with a dramatic win over Canada. Plus: Are you more ready than referees for some football?
Tue, 07 Aug 2012 09:55:22 EDTDay 11 of the Olympics got off to a bang for the host country when British brothers Alistair and Jonathan Brownlee finished first and third in the men's triathlon.
Mon, 06 Aug 2012 14:29:41 EDTOlympic athletes have danced everywhere from the track to Wimbledon's Centre Court. The British distance runner Mo Farah even demonstrated his own disco: The Mobot.
Mon, 06 Aug 2012 10:12:39 EDTIf you plan to cause trouble at an Olympic venue, be careful who you sit near.
Tue, 07 Aug 2012 09:24:26 EDTAs a keen amateur cyclist, you're brimming with enthusiasm after the Olympic cycling races. If only you could get hold of one of those bikes the pro riders have. Well, actually, you can.
Sun, 05 Aug 2012 10:19:03 EDTSaturday's surge by British athletes and a relative lack of off-field drama left London's Olympic organizers smiling Sunday.
Thu, 02 Aug 2012 13:34:04 EDTBetween his new gold medal and recent Tour de France victory, cyclist Bradley Wiggins even has the U.K. prime minister talking about his facial hair.
Thu, 02 Aug 2012 09:24:33 EDTThe badminton scandal rocking London raises a big question: When is it ethical to take advantage of Olympic rules in your favor? Plus: a rise and fall among U.S. gymnasts; why we watch the games; and more.
Fri, 27 Jul 2012 15:48:22 EDTTake part in the London Olympics from anywhere in the world by sharing your photos with The Wall Street Journal on Twitter and Instagram.
Sat, 28 Jul 2012 07:31:13 EDTVideo: U.S. Olympic contender John Orozco gives reporter Stu Woo a first-hand look at just how hard gymnastics can be on a tour through the all-around events.
Sat, 28 Jul 2012 07:31:54 EDTVideo: Six-time Olympic medalist Jackie Joyner-Kersee gives a Journal reporter a lesson in the long jump and offers a tip about smiling.
Wed, 18 Jul 2012 15:32:00 EDTVideo: To get a taste of Olympic-level team handball, a Journal reporter visits the New York City Team Handball Club and gets a lesson in humility.
Sat, 28 Jul 2012 07:32:37 EDTVideo: The subject of the song "Hey There Delilah" shows a Journal reporter how to survive one of the most unusual events of the Summer Olympics.
Sat, 28 Jul 2012 07:33:56 EDTFollowing the lead of George Plimpton, a Journal reporter takes a lesson in shot put from three-time world champion and two-time Olympic medalist John Godina.
Mon, 23 Apr 2012 15:16:02 EDTWhat should the repercussions be for Metta World Peace's hard foul? Plus: A perfect game no one saw coming; a Formula One race happens amidst the chaos in Bahrain.
Tue, 27 Mar 2012 11:19:51 EDTMight the coaching legend known as the Big Tuna save the Saints with Sean Payton benched for the year? Plus: The Knicks ponder life without Amar'e; no Olympics for U.S. soccer; and more.
Wed, 21 Mar 2012 09:30:22 EDTWhat's next for Denver's new quarterback with the $96 million neck? Plus: Messi's hat trick blows the minds of every soccer fan everywhere; Hines Ward finishes as a Steeler; and more.
Thu, 08 Mar 2012 09:52:30 ESTRegardless of his recent neck surgery, the newly released quarterbacking legend won't lack for suitors. Who has the best shot at landing him? Plus: The first Cactus League look at Yu Darvish; Messi tops himself with five goals; and more.
Tue, 28 Feb 2012 12:36:01 ESTA wild night at the delayed Daytona 500 that saddled a thin line between fun and dangerous. Plus: Beer and baseball no longer mix in the Boston clubhouse; Lady Gaga gets where Billy Beane is coming from; and more.
Tue, 21 Feb 2012 14:25:35 ESTThe upstart Knicks star also fires up opponents gunning to show who's better. Plus: The return of Manny; the farewell of Wakefield; and more.
Fri, 17 Feb 2012 11:02:31 ESTA fond farewell to the catcher known as "The Kid." Plus: Seattle makes a play to bring back the NBA and bring in the NHL; the most bizarre home run celebration prepares its debut in Miami; and more.
Wed, 08 Feb 2012 08:39:45 ESTThe Big Ten changes its tune as conference eye yet more television money. Plus: Memphis, the latest athletic department to redefine itself as eastern; the singular career of Ricky Williams; and more.
Tue, 07 Feb 2012 19:18:44 ESTThe Count: Kobe Bryant's scoring almost as well as ever, and much better than fans might realize as he continues to climb the NBA's career scoring list.
Tue, 07 Feb 2012 12:37:55 ESTMeet Jeremy Lin, the undrafted Harvard point guard suddenly setting the league on fire for the Knicks. Plus: Reaction to Contador having his Tour de France title stripped; is the classic Mizzou-Kansas hoops rivalry ending?
Tue, 24 Jan 2012 10:47:59 ESTReaction to the Bruins' goalie decision to skip the traditional champions' White House visit. Plus: Boeheim passes Rupp in all-time wins; vintage Federer at the Australian Open; and more.
Thu, 14 Jul 2011 05:25:01 EDTProof that Rory McIlroy is the games newest superstar is evident in his start time here of 9.09am. Thats the time Tiger Woods was drawn to tee off in every British Open since 2006.
Thu, 14 Jul 2011 05:13:04 EDTBetween the cavernous traps, the treacherous bounces and fairways as hard as asphalt, this is a tournament where calamity lurks at every hole.
Wed, 13 Jul 2011 15:29:20 EDTFirst he dominated the U.S. Open, now the young golf star is dominating the talk ahead of the British Open. Plus: Milwaukee makes the first pre-deadline move by snaring K-Rod; Japan, still, hurting, falls for women's soccer; and more.
Fri, 01 Jul 2011 18:24:40 EDTThe Count: The Wimbledon finalist did what Roger Federer couldn't against big-serving Jo-Wilfried Tsonga: Win enough return points, and use them wisely.
Fri, 01 Jul 2011 16:49:18 EDTComing this Sunday: Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic and the Grand Slam finale weve all been waiting for.
Fri, 01 Jul 2011 16:50:05 EDTA semifinal victory at Wimbledon means Novak Djokovic will become the world's top-ranked man no matter what happens the rest of the week.
Fri, 01 Jul 2011 00:33:57 EDTThe Count: The defending Wimbledon champ has had a very strong year but isn't as dominant in 7-5 sets as he once was, suggesting he is faltering in the clutch.
Fri, 17 Jun 2011 06:28:56 EDTThe Count: A sports-stats analyst devises a new ranking system that finds Federer is best and del Potro is far better than his No. 90 ranking suggests.
Thu, 08 Jul 2010 17:54:32 EDTThe Count: How Spain and the Netherlands succeed by controlling possession and outshooting opponents, often a reliable World Cup formula.
Wed, 07 Jul 2010 21:50:44 EDTThe Count: A look at World Cup history shows how static the set of finalists has been in recent decades -- stability shaken up by Spain's first final.
Sat, 03 Jul 2010 13:09:54 EDTThe Count: The rule violation got the Uruguay striker sent off but rescued his team from elimination at the World Cup.
Fri, 02 Jul 2010 13:41:29 EDTThe Count: Melo burned Brazil twice: with an own goal, and by getting sent off and making the comeback task tougher.
Mon, 28 Jun 2010 18:10:41 EDTThe Count: Brazil, Argentina, Germany and other superpowers are beginning to take over the tournament, getting stronger in the knockout stages.
Mon, 28 Jun 2010 14:39:17 EDTBob Bradley's future as head coach of the U.S. national soccer team remains undecided after the team's 2-1 loss to Ghana.
Wed, 23 Jun 2010 17:45:58 EDTThe Count: The U.S. is back in the World Cup's knockout stages thanks to a newfound knack for putting a welter of shots on target.
Wed, 23 Jun 2010 15:26:31 EDTHow often does someone score in second-half stoppage time at the World Cup, as Landon Donovan did Wednesday? Probably more often than you think.
Wed, 23 Jun 2010 10:14:32 EDTThe Count: The five South American teams at the World Cup have won 10 of 12 matches and tied the other two, and could all win their groups.
Wed, 17 Feb 2010 20:33:01 ESTStephen Colbert, the man who put speed skating on the cover of Sports Illustrated, had a front-row seat at the Richmond Olympic Oval to take in the men's 1000 meter race Wednesday.
Tue, 16 Feb 2010 19:46:32 ESTThere was no shortage of suprises on the biathlon course this afternoon, with surprise winners and even some mismanagment on the part of race supervisors.