Why is the Copa Libertadores final being played at Real Madrid?

The first match finished 2-2 – but trouble outside River's Estadio Monumental meant that the reverse fixture has been moved to a neutral location outside of South America. Why is the Copa Libertadores final being played at Real Madrid? Los Blancos' Estadio Santiago Bernabeu was chosen as the new venue for the second leg. This […]

Jets search within themselves for a reason to keep fighting

ORCHARD PARK — If the 2018 Jets season were a horse, you’d shoot it to put it out of its misery. This season has devolved into a nowhere team playing out the string with a coach they know is going to get fired. The feeling inside the team right now is one of looking forward […]

Rangers catch fire to stun league leaders Lynx

Dandenong Rangers entered the most important few weeks of their season with a thumping win over top-team Perth Lynx on Sunday. The Rangers dominated an out-of-sorts Lynx 96-76 at Dandenong Stadium to shock the ladder leaders and remind the rest of the competition that the top four is far from locked in. Peak form: Ranger […]

Nets End 8-Game Skid With Win Over Raptors

D’Angelo Russell scored 29 points, including six in overtime, and the Nets broke an eight-game losing streak by beating the Toronto Raptors, 106-105, on Friday night. The Nets picked the most unlikely way to end their skid, stopping a 12-game slide against Toronto with their first victory over the Raptors since April 3, 2015. Jarrett […]

U.S. Draws Sweden, Thailand and Chile at 2019 Women’s World Cup

PARIS — No matter what transpired at the draw for the 2019 Women’s World Cup on Saturday night, one thing was never going to change: the United States women’s national team would be widely regarded as the favorite to win, with all the hopes and expectation and pressure that comes with that. But now, at […]