Sports » Page 13

The team from Belgium pose for a team photo before the group H World Cup soccer match between South Korea and Belgium at the Itaquerao Stadium in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Thursday, June 26, 2014.

World Cup Round-up: Belgium up next for the U.S.

On to the knock-out round. USA vs. Belgium on Tuesday. Germany gets Algeria on Monday.

Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates after he defeated Lukas Rosol of the Czech Republic in their mens singles match on Centre Court at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Thursday, June 26, 2014.

Wimbledon: Rafa rallies, Serena rolls

Roger Federer also advanced in straight sets. Unlike last year, French Open champ Maria Sharapova made it past the second round winning in straight sets.

cup

U.S., Germany sail into ‘knockout’ round in Recife rain

They said it couldn't be done, but America proved them wrong.

goal

The best World Cup tweets

Some of the best tweets about today's World Cup match.

Tiger Woods watches his tee shot on the 16th tee during the first round of the Quicken Loans National golf tournament, Thursday, June 26, 2014, in Bethesda, Md.

A rude welcome back for Tiger Woods

In his first competition since back surgery a week before the Masters, Woods made seven bogeys in his opening 12 holes. He made three birdies from short range the rest of the way for a 3-over 74 at the Quicken Loans National.

A photographer takes photos of the Charlotte Hornets logo during a news conference to unveil the design for their home court in Charlotte, N.C., Thursday, June 26, 2014.

Hornets unveil new basketball court design

The new look features a fierce-looking hornet logo at center court. It's the final step in the team's brand identity transformation from the Bobcats to the Hornets.

Duke forward Jabari Parker and Kansas guard Andrew Wiggins look for a possible rebound off a free-throw attempt during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, in Chicago. Kansas won 94-83.

NBA Draft: Wiggins or Parker, who will the Cavs take at #1

All eyes and ears turn towards the Barclays Center for tonight's NBA Draft. Live coverage on KPUG 1170AM begins at 4:00pm.

soccer

PHOTOS: U.S. vs. Germany World Cup match

Germany and the U.S. will both advance to the second round of the 2014 World Cup.

klinsmann

Klinsmann to U.S. soccer fans: Take the day off

The coach posted a "doctor's note" excusing fans from work to watch the World Cup game against Germany.

suarez

FIFA bans Suarez for 4 months, fines him $111K

Uruguay striker Luis Suarez was banned for nine matches by FIFA on Thursday after being found guilty of biting Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini.

knicks

Knicks send Chandler to Dallas in 6-player trade

The Dallas Mavericks have acquired center Tyson Chandler in a six-player trade with the New York Knicks.

giants

Thursday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Thursday, June 26.

The College World Series trophy is displayed during a news conference on Sunday, June 22, 2014, ahead of the NCAA baseball College World Series finals between Virginia and Vanderbilt which begin on Monday at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Neb.

Vandy beats Virginia 3-2 for 1st national title

John Norwood turned on Nick Howard's 97 mph fastball and sent it into the left field bullpen to break a 2-2 tie in the third and deciding game of the College World Series finals.

Novak Djokovic of Serbia returns the ball to Radek Stepanek of the Czech Republic during their men's singles match at the All England Lawn Tennis Championships in Wimbledon, London, Wednesday, June 25, 2014.

Day 3 action from Wimbledon

Top seed Novak Djokovic has advanced to the third round, Andy Murray has won his second match, Li Na and Venus Williams also advanced, and more.

Argentina's Lionel Messi, left, is carried by his teammates Argentina's Angel di Maria (7) and Argentina's Marcos Rojo after scoring his side's first goal during the group F World Cup soccer match between Nigeria and Argentina at the Estadio Beira-Rio in Porto Alegre, Brazil, Wednesday, June 25, 2014.

World Cup Roundup for Wednesday

Messi scores twice as Argentina wins, Bosnia beats Iran, Sharqiri's hat trick puts the Swiss into the 2nd round, and France clinches top spot in Group E.

New York Knicks' Tyson Chandler in action during an NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers, Friday, March 21, 2014, in Philadelphia.

AP sources: Mavs getting Chandler back from KnicksĀ 

Dallas and the New York Knicks have agreed to a trade that would bring center Tyson Chandler back to the Mavericks

fifa

FIFA probing Suarez bite furor, lengthy ban possible

Troubled Uruguayan striker Luis Suarez looks almost certain to miss the rest of the World Cup.

nfl

NFL eliminates cap on player payments for concussions

The lawsuit was settled between the NFL and thousands of former players at $765 million.

lebron

Wednesday’s Sports Minute

A look at the sports news making headlines today, Wednesday, June 25.

nhl

Crosby is NHL’s 2014 MVP

Pittsburgh Penguin Sidney Crosby won his second Hart Trophy as the NHL's most valuable player on Tuesday.

Recent Headlines

in Sports

This week’s top sports shots

bike

A look at the biggest stories and best photography in sports this week.

in National

Making headlines this week

kiss

A look at the news that made headlines and the stories you might have missed.

in Sports

This weekend’s sports schedule

yankees

A complete look at this weekend's sports schedule.

in National

Meat, seafood prices soaring on drought and disease

meat

Get ready for your grocery bill to jump even higher.

in National

Republicans may try to impeach Obama

obamprez

A top White House adviser says Republicans may try to impeach President Barack Obama over his go-it-alone immigration strategy.