Durant Dazzles in D.C. in Second Goodman Appearance

It's not too many ballers who could drop 30 points after entering a game late and fresh off the street, but NBA star Kevin Durant is one of the privileged few. The Oklahoma City...

Cameroon Fails to Hold Off Denmark

Cameroon and Denmark--both desperate for a win to stay alive-- put up a fight to the final whistle on June 19 in a Group E match at Loftus Versfeld Stadium in South Africa. Unfortunately for...

Algeria Frustrates England with Draw

Perhaps no team was more frustrated with their opening match than England, who gave up a draw to the United States in the Group C opener on June 12. But it was déjà vu all...

U.S. Pulls Off Historic Comeback to Earn Draw Against Slovenia, 2-2

It appeared as if the United States was on the verge of elimination after falling behind, 2-0, early to Slovenia in a Group C match on June 18. Instead, the Americans marched back to...

Lakers Battle Back, Beat Boston to Claim Second Straight Title

It wasn’t the prettiest story, but it turned out to be a beautiful ending for the Los Angeles Lakers. Trailing by 13 points in the second half, the Lakers battled back in Game 7...

Tiger, Phil Mickelson Struggle Early in US Open

Golf superstars Tiger Woods and Phil Mickelson were considered the top two favorites to claim the 2010 US Open Championship this weekend. But surprisingly, both golfers struggled during the tournament’s opening round on June...

Greece Edges Nigeria, 2-1

Greece barely edged Nigeria, 2-1, in what's considered one of the most exciting matches of the 19th FIFA World Cup so far. It initially appeared as if Nigeria was ready to earn its first ever...

Lakers and Celtics Brace for Epic Game Seven

It’s come down to a coin flip for the NBA Finals. When the Los Angeles Lakers and Boston Celtics tip off Game Seven on Thursday night, it’ll be just the third time since 1994...

Lakers Lay Out Celtics, Force Game Seven

With the specter of possible elimination hovering over them, the Los Angeles Lakers came out swinging against the Boston Celtics in Game Six of the NBA Finals, catching the Celtics with a couple of...

Mild Thunder in Durant’s Summer Debut at the Goodman League

Kevin Durant showed up for his Washington, D.C. Goodman League summer debut on Sunday with lots of people to please but little to prove. After all, the NBA's reigning scoring champion did give spectators...

Ivory Coast Draws with Portugal

Most football (soccer) experts consider Ivory Coast to be the most talented African team sanctioned by FIFA this year, and they may have been proved right today. Ivory Coast earned a draw against Portugal in...

Balance Helps Boston Take a 3-2 Lead Over Lakers

In Game 4, it was the Boston reserves that helped even the NBA Finals, 2-2. On Sunday, it was the Celtics' starters that put them just one win away from their second NBA championship...