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.
After winning two Cy Young Awards in the past three seasons, Clayton Kershaw had already built a commanding reputation as the best pitcher in baseball.
Clint Dempsey scored one of fastest goals in World Cup history and John Brooks scored the game winner on a header in the 86th minute of a 2-1 U.S. victory over Ghana, which had knocked the Americans out of the previous two World Cups.
The San Antonio Spurs won their fifth NBA championship, beating the Miami Heat 104-87 on Sunday night to win the series in five games.
"I don't think about anything like that. It's just something that's been fabricated, I think," Sherman said Monday.
Portland Thorns FC registered a season-high 22 shots as forward Jessica McDonald and midfielder Verónica Boquete each tallied a goal in a 2-0 win against the Washington Spirit in front of 10,056 fans at Providence Park on Sunday afternoon.