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U.S. seeks 1st qualifying win at Costa Rica

The absence of injured defender Geoff Cameron was glaring. "It's definitely the defeat that hurts the most in my five years, for sure", a sombre Klinsmann admitted after watching Costa Rica dismantle his men on a sultry night at San Jose's Estadio Nacional.



Thoughts on Las Vegas Golden Knights Name

The mascot name and logo was unveiled during a ceremony Tuesday (televised on NHL Network) outside the club's home, T-Mobile Arena, on the Las Vegas Strip. The Golden Knights will open play during the NHL's 2017-18 season as the league's first expansion team since 2000. T-Mobile Arena holds 17,368 seats and hosted two Los Angeles Kings preseason contests in October.



Eyes ahead for Flacco, Ravens after loss to NFL-best Cowboys

After Sunday's 42-24 victory against the Green Bay Packers , the Washington Redskins will head to Dallas on Thursday to take on the Cowboys. Bryant caught two touchdown passes, and on both of them, he simply outmuscled or outmaneuvered Ravens corners.



Cavs' Love hits 34 points in first quarter

But the foundation for Love's historic night was laid as soon as the starting lineup got announced. "Love hit everything he threw up". It also gives the opponent another player to worry about. And that's not to mention the fact that LeBron James ploughed ahead after the first quarter and put up a lazy triple-double as well. But James scratched them.


Detroit Pistons announce downtown move beginning next season

Detroit Pistons announce downtown move beginning next season

A move that will see all four Detroit professional sports teams playing in the city for the first time in nearly 40 years. The Pistons have been playing at The Palace of Auburn Hills since 1988, but Gores, a Flint native and billionaire whose business interests are Los Angeles, has never made a secret of his interest in bringing the Pistons back downtown.


Bill O'Brien on controversial fourth down: 'I thought we had it'

Bill O'Brien on controversial fourth down: 'I thought we had it'

The play was blown dead, even though it appeared Hopkins was not out of bounds and would have scored a touchdown. "So, look, I'm not going to stand up here and get fined; I'm just a third-year coach in the National Football League, but I think we really need to look at these things".