Midfielder Verónica Boquete tallied the game-winning goal, while goalkeeper Nadine Angerer recorded a clean sheet as Portland Thorns FC earned a 1-0 victory against the Houston Dash in front of a National Women’s Soccer League record crowd of 19,123 fans at Providence Park on Sunday night.
Marshawn Lynch has joined Seattle Seahawks training camp after missing the first week.
Portland Thorns FC were unable to mount a second-half comeback, conceding three goals over the final 45 minutes in a 5-0 loss against Seattle Reign FC at Moda Health Pitch at Memorial Stadium in front of 5,597 fans on Sunday afternoon.
The Seahawks finished last year atop the NFL. And as far as the Associated Press' NFL poll is concerned, they will begin the 2015 season as the team to beat.
Not that it should come as a surprise, but Seattle is still crazy about its Super Bowl champion Seahawks.
Portland Thorns FC forward Christine Sinclair scored the first hat-trick in club history and the fourth in National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) history, as Portland tallied four unanswered goals in a 6-3 victory against the Boston Breakers in front of 14,383 fans at Providence Park on Sunday afternoon.
Staked to a six-shot lead going into the final round, Rory McIlroy turned back every challenge. He made two key birdies around the turn, and delivered a majestic drive at just the right moment to close with a 1-under 71 and complete his wire-to-wire victory.
Thorns FC forward Jessica McDonald scored the quickest goal in National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) history, but Portland and the Chicago Red Stars drew for a third consecutive match as the two teams tied 1-1 in front of 2,014 fans at Benedictine Sports Complex in Lisle, Ill., on Thursday night.
Derek Jeter soaked in the adulation from fans and players during one more night on baseball's national stage, set the tone for the American League with a pregame speech and delivered two final All-Star hits.
Mario Gotze volleyed in the winning goal in extra time to give Germany its fourth World Cup title with a 1-0 victory over Argentina on Sunday.
Fans of an Australian football team have announced they will attempt to outdo Seattle Seahawks fans with a louder crowd roar than the record-setting level set last year by the 12th Man.
Thousands of Portlanders packed bars, glued to televisions bright and early to cheer. KATU braved the bar crowds at 9 a.m. to meet the new era of soccer super fans.
It's the last day of the group stage at the World Cup, and seven teams are still vying for the last three spots in the Round of 16.
The Pittsburgh Penguins are turning to former NHL assistant Mike Johnston as the team's new head coach.
The Seahawks received their Super Bowl XLVIII championship rings last night at a private ceremony. Tiffany & Co. made the rings, with input from Paul Allen, Pete Carroll, John Schneider and others.