FIFA WORKING ON SOLUTION FOR WORLD CUP TICKETING ISSUE

Responding to criticism after some fans buying tickets for the Women's World Cup were not given seats together, FIFA said it was working...

FIFA KEEPS 32 TEAMS FOR 2022 WORLD CUP, SCRAPPING EXPANSION

FIFA scrapped plans to expand the 2022 Qatar World Cup to 48 nations, deciding Wednesday to stick with 32 countries due to the political...

 
 
 

WHO WILL CATCH PASSES FROM RUSSELL WILSON NOW THAT DOUG BALDWIN IS GONE?

There are 18 wide receivers and tight ends on the Seattle Seahawks roster right now. I am not going to write about all of them, don't...

WONDOLOWSKI BREAKS LANDON DONOVAN'S MLS GOALS RECORD

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Chris Wondolowski scored four times to pass Landon Donovan for most career MLS goals, and the San Jose Earthquakes...

 
 
 

HOPE SOLO: MOVING ON AFTER BOTH SUCCESS AND CONTROVERSY

Hope Solo has moved on. She was in goal four years ago when the United States won the Women's World Cup in Canada. She will be a spectator...

UEFA LAUNCH WOMEN'S SOCCER STRATEGY PLAN AHEAD OF WORLD CUP

BUDAPEST, Hungary - With the World Cup looming and women's soccer gaining ground around Europe, UEFA launched a new five-year plan...

 
 
 

CARLI LLOYD HELPS US TO 5-0 WIN OVER NEW ZEALAND

ST. LOUIS - Carli Lloyd left no doubt. She hates her role as a super sub for the U.S. women's national team. "If I liked coming off...

MARINERS ROUND-UP: HOLDING ON

Seattle's 10-game escapade in New York, Boston and Cleveland was always going to be tough, but the Mariners had shown enough promise...

 
 
 

HELLO AND GOODBYE - ROSTER TURNOVERS HAPPENING ON SEATTLE TEAMS

For any professional sports team, roster turnover is inevitable. Players come and go all the time. Be it injury, contract expiration,...

RUIDIAZ, BWANA LEAD SOUNDERS PAST ORLANDO CITY 2-1

SEATTLE - Raul Ruidiaz and Handwalla Bwana scored to lead the Seattle Sounders to a 2-1 win over Orlando City SC on Wednesday night. The...

 
 
 

SEAHAWKS SIGN FORMER NEW YORK JETS STARTING QB GENO SMITH

RENTON, Wash. - The Seattle Seahawks have added former New York Jets starting quarterback Geno Smith to the competition to back up...

ALLIE LONG MAKES US WORLD CUP ROSTER AFTER CHALLENGING YEAR

Allie Long figured she'd earned her trip to the World Cup when she heard Jill Ellis' voice on the line and the U.S. national team coach...

 
 
 

ROMA CAPTAIN DE ROSSI TO LEAVE CLUB AFTER 18 YEARS

ROME - It was not the way Roma captain Daniele De Rossi imagined leaving his hometown club. De Rossi's contract expires at the end...

AP SOURCE: SEAHAWKS BOLSTER PASS RUSH ADDING EZEKIEL ANSAH

RENTON, Wash. - The Seattle Seahawks are addressing one of their biggest offseason needs as veteran defensive end Ezekiel Ansah has...

 
 
 

RED SOX SCORE 8 RUNS IN BIG THIRD INNING VS MARINERS

BOSTON - The Boston Red Sox have scored eight runs in the third inning against the Seattle Mariners at Fenway Park. It's the second...

RHP HERNANDEZ GOES ON IL DAY AFTER COLLECTING 2,500TH K

BOSTON - The Seattle Mariners have placed right-hander Félix Hernández on the injured list with a strained right shoulder, a day after...

 
 
 

ROLDAN'S EARLY STRIKE LIFTS SOUNDERS PAST DYNAMO 1-0

SEATTLE - For the second straight week, Cristian Roldan proved his teammates wrong who have continued to give him grief for where he's...

SEAHAWKS ADD AL WOODS, ANNOUNCE EZEKIEL ANSAH SIGNING

RENTON, Wash. - Free-agent defensive tackle Al Woods has agreed to a one-year contract with the Seattle Seahawks according to his agency. Woods'...

 
 
 

WEAH ON UNDER-20 WORLD CUP TEAM; SARGENT TO GOLD CUP

NEW YORK - Tim Weah will be with the U.S. at the Under-20 World Cup in Poland rather than with the full national team at the CONCACAF...

US SOCCER FILES RESPONSE TO LAWSUIT FILED BY WOMEN'S TEAM

The U.S. Soccer Federation has formally denied allegations of gender discrimination made by players of the U.S. women's national team. Twenty-eight...

 
 
 



Red Sox slugger Martinez sits because of sore back

Red Sox slugger Martinez sits because of sore back

Red Sox slugger J.D. Martinez sits against Blue Jays because of sore back, will likely miss at least one more day Read more ...

Brandon Nimmo's stiff neck lands him on Mets shelf

Brandon Nimmo's stiff neck lands him on Mets shelf

Brandon Nimmo was concerned his stiff neck would cause him in-game problems. Now there's more reason to worry. The Mets placed their outfielder on the 10-day injured list... Read more ...

Opinion: Hiring Juwan Howard as Michigan basketball coach is a major risk

Opinion: Hiring Juwan Howard as Michigan basketball coach is a major risk

Juwan Howard returns to Michigan basketball with no head coaching experience and no track record of recruiting, which is a major cause for concern. Read more ...

WATCH: Avisail Garcia, Kevin Kiermaier mash 3-run homers in 7th

WATCH: Avisail Garcia, Kevin Kiermaier mash 3-run homers in 7th

Avisail Garcia and Kevin Kiermaier mash 3-run homers for the Tampa Bay Rays against the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 7th inning. Read more ...

Canó leaves Mets game with left quadriceps tightness

Canó leaves Mets game with left quadriceps tightness

Mets second baseman Robinson Canó left a game against Washington because of tightness in his left quadriceps Read more ...

Kristaps Porzingis threatened to go play in Europe rather than re-sign with...

Kristaps Porzingis threatened to go play in Europe rather than re-sign with Knicks, Steve Mills says

Kristaps Porzingis really didn't want to re-sign with the Knicks. Read more ...

Montas pitches Oakland to 6th straight win, 7-2 over Indians

Montas pitches Oakland to 6th straight win, 7-2 over Indians

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FIFA working on solution for World Cup ticketing issue

FIFA working on solution for World Cup ticketing issue

Responding to criticism after some fans buying tickets for the Women's World Cup were not given seats together, FIFA said it was working toward a solution with the local... Read more ...

NBA announces the 2018-19 all-defensive teams

NBA announces the 2018-19 all-defensive teams

Three of the four finalists for the 2018-19 NBA Defensive Player of the Year award were among those named Wednesday to the 2018-19 NBA All-Defensive First Team. Read more ...

NFL selects Cleveland to hold 2021 draft, while Kansas City will host event...

NFL selects Cleveland to hold 2021 draft, while Kansas City will host event in 2023

Cleveland will stage event two years from now, while Kansas City, Mo., is scheduled to be the venue in 2023. Read more ...