Amway Canadian Championship offers Whitecaps youngsters chance to shine
VANCOUVER, B.C. – The Vancouver Whitecaps’ quest to retain their Amway Canadian Championship crown gets underway on Wednesday night when they travel to face NASL side the Ottawa Fury in the first leg of their semifinal (7:30 pm ET; TSN1 in Canada, MLS LIVE in the US). Read more
Best week ever for Matt Jones: New dad, new Philadelphia Union starter
CHESTER, Pa.—Matt Jones just became a father a few days ago. On Wednesday night, he’ll get his first MLS start, too. During a weekly press conference, Union head coach Jim Curtin revealed Tuesday that Jones will get the call in net for Wednesday’s game vs. Read more
Philadelphia Flyers legend Rick MacLeish passes away at 66
One of the most important Philadelphia Flyers in history has passed away. Center Rick MacLeish, a key member of the franchise’s back-to-back Stanley Cup teams, has died at the age of 66. According to ESPN’s John Buccigross, MacLeish had been battling several ailments recently. Best known as a great... Read more
Penguins look to strike a killing blow again in Game 2
CRANBERRY, PA – We should not be the least bit surprised that Sidney Crosby was among the six players who decided to hit the ice for the Pittsburgh Penguins optional workout Tuesday afternoon. After all, it’s Sidney Crosby. That’s what he does. He’s also a creature of habit and... Read more
On a team full of stars, Andre Iguodala continues to be the Warriors’ unsung hero
Golden State’s veteran may be the most important defender for the Golden State Warriors Prior to Game 7, Golden State Warriors’ coach Steve Kerr joked with the media he had made 11 alterations to the game plan, but he wasn’t going to share them in his press conference. When... Read more
Report: Kevin Durant most likely to re-sign with Thunder, become free agent in 2017
NBA insiders believe the highly sought-after free agent will remain with the Thunder this summer Just one win away from making his second NBA Finals appearance, Kevin Durant didn’t want to talk about his upcoming free agency after the Thunder failed to defeat the Golden State Warriors in Game... Read more
From foe to future teammate? Iguodala likes the idea of playing with Kevin Durant
The Warriors’ veteran says ‘it must be fun’ to be on the same team with KD After coming back from a 3-1 deficit to win the Western Conference finals, the Golden State Warriors made nothing but positive comments about the Oklahoma City Thunder. Steve Kerr started his postgame press... Read more
NBA Mock Draft: Cal’s Jaylen Brown surges into top 4, would be great fit for Suns
Ben Simmons and Brandon Ingram are 1-2, but Cal’s Jaylen Brown could be the next college player taken We’re fully into workout season during the NBA’s pre-draft process, now that the collegiate entry list is finalized and the players are fully committed to the draft. Over the past week,... Read more