NBA, SPORTS

Coach K on Paul George injury, Team USA Preview, and the FIBA World Cup

The USA Basketball Men’s National Team is coming off two consecutive Olympic gold medals (2008 and 2012) and a World Championship (2010). Expectations remain high for the squad before they head to the FIBA World Cup in Spain beginning August … Continued

SOCCER, SPORTS

Rodney Marsh gushes over Tim Howard

Former English National Team forward Rodney Marsh, who scored one goal in nine international appearances and spent much of his club career with the Queens Park Rangers, had high praise for U.S. Men’s National Team goalkeeper Tim Howard this week on SiriusXM … Continued

SOCCER, SPORTS

Lalas: USMNT success evolutionary, not revolutionary

ESPN soccer analyst and former Team USA defender Alexi Lalas joined SiriusXM FC this week to break down the success of Jurgen Klinsmann and Team USA at the 2014 FIFA World Cup. “I think when you assess this team,” Lalas … Continued

SOCCER, SPORTS

DeAndre Yedlin previews USA-Belgium World Cup match

“I believe that we will win!” Team USA defender DeAndre Yedlin explained the importance of that motto Monday on SiriusXM FC, the eve of his team’s match with Belgium in the first knockout round of the 2014 World Cup. “As a … Continued

SOCCER, SPORTS

Grant Wahl’s Top 5 USA wins in World Cup history

30 minutes. USA vs. Germany. All the marbles. Unfortunately, sometimes, 30 minutes can be a looooong time. (Heck, just think about how long the five minutes of stoppage time felt days ago in the U.S. tie vs. Portugal.) But here’s … Continued

SOCCER, SPORTS

Matt Besler: Don’t read into Jurgen Klinsmann’s ties to Germany

While the United States and Germany need a draw in their Thursday clash to cement their place in the the Round of 16, the USA will go for the win and ignore outside scenarios, according to Matt Besler. “No other teams … Continued

SOCCER

So will Team USA and Germany play to a draw?

U.S. fans were surely thinking it as soon as Cristiano Ronaldo found Silvestre Varela in stoppage time. Ghana and Portugal fans were likely already dreading it. And a German journalist brought the idea to center stage in Jurgen Klinsmann’s post-match … Continued

SOCCER, SPORTS

Geoff Cameron: Keys to Team USA success against Portugal

Geoff Cameron has dedication, desire and discipline tattooed on his left arm. That is a motto he both lives and plays by, as Cameron and the United States Men’s National Team tries to enforce their style of play on Portugal and … Continued

COLLEGE BASKETBALL, NBA, SPORTS

Basketball and Beyond: LeBron James talks defense, Team USA

In his 35 years of coaching at the international level, Mike Krzyzewski has seen elite talent. And of all the players he’s coached and coached against, Coach K doesn’t shy away from saying LeBron James is the best basketball player … Continued