Category Archive: Other Sports

Jun 17

Thoughts and Recap of the USMNT's victory over Ghana

DEMPSEY WITH THE GOAL! Just like that the USMNT was on the board. In under a minute Clint Dempsey took a feed from Jermaine Jones into the box, used a nifty little touch to bring the ball around the defender, then cutting to the center Dempsey fired a low laser shot off the right post …

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Jun 13

Recap of Day One at the 114th US Open

The 114th US Open has returned to Pinehurst No. 2 and within the first day of play there has been a share of disappointments to go along with pleasant surprises just like any other major tournament. While most of the players have stayed in a close pack ranging from +1 to -2, Martin Kaymer has …

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Jun 12

114th U.S. Open Preview

The 114th US Open is returning to Pinehurst, North Carolina where the Pinehurst No. 2 is waiting to crown yet another champion. The US Open has taken place at Pinehurst No. 2 two times before this year now while the 2005 US Open was a special tournament that saw Michael Campbell take home the trophy …

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Jun 12

DC United tops in the East after 4-2 victory over Montreal

DC United explode for four goals in the first half against the Montreal Impact to launch themselves into first place in the East heading into the World Cup break.

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Jun 09

Recapping USMNT vs Nigeria

The USMNT closed out their World Cup tune-ups with a 2-1 victory over Nigeria. The match featured a new formation for the US side as they deployed in a 4-2-3-1 formation instead of the previously used diamond.

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Jun 03

USMNT Profiles: Defenders

The USMNT back line is, in my opinion, the weakest area of the team. That is not, however, due to lack of talent but mostly a lack of experience and a unique mix of styles.

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Jun 03

San Antonio Spurs Present the Blueprint for the Wizards

The Washington Wizards are coming off of their best season in 9 years as they finished the season with a of 44-38 along with making it to the conference semifinals losing to the Indiana Pacers. With making the playoffs for the first time in over seven seasons the future is bright for the young Wizards …

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Jun 02

2014 Stanley Cup Final Preview

And then there were two. The conference finals turned out to be everything we had expected and then some. The LA Kings and Chicago Blackhawks battled out for seven great games. The Canadiens hit a landslide curtsey of a New York defense that has peaked at the right time and none other than Henrik Lundqvist. …

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Jun 02

USMNT Profiles: Forwards

Starting with former MLS Rookie of the Year (2004) Clint Dempsey through to new-comer Aron Johannsson, the USMNT forwards are a mix of raw talent and frustration.

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May 30

USMNT Profiles: Goalkeepers

Tim Howard’s break out year came in 2007. Previously, Howard had been the backup on the USMNT to Kasey Keller and endured a rocky tenure with English Premier League (EPL) club Manchester United. Howard had been transferred to Manchester United from his MLS team the MetroStars in 2003 but had been unable to ever fully …

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