Why ESPN doesn't cover hockey
It was asked frequently during the early years of the NHL's relationship with Comcast on US cable, as the embarrassing start on Outdoor Life Network begot the growing pains of VERSUS. It's been asked much less frequently now that the NHL is locked into …
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College Football 411: 2nd Year Coaches
The second, Ricky Schultz, had been a senior team manager who played NAIA football at Shepherd before transferring to Maryland. Edsall called him the spring "MVP," largely because Schultz ran the second-team offense without throwing up all over himself …
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Is there a stigma attached to Russian NHL prospects?
And with the first overall selection in the 2012 NHL entry draft, the Edmonton Oilers select … someone who is not Russian? We're obviously not there yet, but with all that has gone on this week is there any team crazy enough to risk the No.
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Best of NHL Playoffs for May 2: Ryan McDonagh has more stamina than you
By Adam Gretz | NHL Blogger Two years ago the New York Rangers had a bad contract on their roster that was taking up way too much salary cap space, and they had to get rid of it. That contract belonged to forward Scott Gomez, and it was considered to …
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■ Carlos Ruiz had three hits, including a three-run homer in the seventh and a three-run double in the eighth to become the first Phillies hitter to drive in seven runs since Ryan Howard against the Yankees June 20, 2006. ■The Braves rallied from a …
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Soccer mishap sidelines Westwood's caddie
Foster then told his boss about his right knee that was swelling up, the result of an awkward step while kicking a soccer ball with fellow caddies. An MRI is pending, but a PGA Tour trainer suspects torn ligaments. "Accidents happen. What can you do?
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5 NHL stories, including the DC marathon
It was a busy and long day around the NHL — the New York Rangers and Nashville Predators picked up Game 3 wins (albeit in drastically different time frames), a new GM was named in Montreal plus more NHL award nominees were announced.
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Coach influenced and motivated by dad's love of sports
Her father, Bill, coached youth-league teams in basketball and baseball, and always encouraged her to play. "Sports were just a part of our family; that's what we discussed and what we did," said Warlick, who officially took over as Tennessee's coach …
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Top-Heavy Investment by Soccer Clubs in China
There were no talented young soccer prospects studying in between practices. The only people negotiating their way through the corridors full of broken tiles during a visit in March were office workers on their way to the field to see one of the …
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Rangers' Administrators Say Miller Granted Preferred Status
Duff & Phelps, administrators to Rangers Football Club Plc, today granted Tennessee businessman Bill Miller preferred-bidder status for the 54-time Scottish champion. The unconditional bid by Miller, chairman of Ooltewah-based Miller Industries Inc.
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