Category Archives: National Sports

Scoreboard roundup — 11/28/22

Scoreboard roundup — 11/28/22

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Monday’s sports events: NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION Washington 142, Minnesota 127 Philadelphia 104, Atlanta 101 Boston 140, Charlotte 105 Toronto 100, Cleveland 88 Brooklyn 109, Orlando 102 New Orleans 105, Oklahoma City 101 Chicago 114, Utah 107 Denver 129, Houston 113 Phoenix 122, Sacramento 117 Indiana 116, LA…read more »

World Cup live updates: Group stage matches heat up as Ghana beats South Korea

World Cup live updates: Group stage matches heat up as Ghana beats South Korea

Stuart Franklin/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — After years of controversy around its location, the 2022 World Cup is underway in Qatar. There have been allegations of payoffs to FIFA members to earn the bid, criticism of Qatar’s laws against women and LGBTQ individuals, the deaths of migrants used to build the sparkling new stadiums and even…read more »

World Cup live updates: Morocco, Costa Rica stun

World Cup live updates: Morocco, Costa Rica stun

Stuart Franklin/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — After years of controversy around its location, the 2022 World Cup is underway in Qatar. There have been allegations of payoffs to FIFA members to earn the bid, criticism of Qatar’s laws against women and LGBTQ individuals, the deaths of migrants used to build the sparkling new stadiums and even…read more »

Scoreboard roundup — 11/27/22

Scoreboard roundup — 11/27/22

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Sunday’s sports events: NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION Brooklyn 111, Portland 97 Golden State 137, Minnesota 114 LA Clippers 114, Indiana 100 Miami 106, Atlanta 98 Boston 130, Washington 121 Philadelphia 133, Orlando 103 Cleveland 102, Detroit 94 Memphis 127, New York 123 Milwaukee 124, Dallas 115 NATIONAL HOCKEY…read more »

NFL star Odell Beckham Jr. removed from American Airlines flight after crew ‘concerned’ for his health: Police

NFL star Odell Beckham Jr. removed from American Airlines flight after crew ‘concerned’ for his health: Police

Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images(MIAMI) — Star NFL wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr was “removed” from an American Airlines flight in Miami after the flight’s crew expressed concern over the football player’s health, according to police. Officers from the Miami-Dade Police Department were dispatched to a medical emergency on an American Airlines flight Sunday at around…read more »

The ‘psychic’ animals predicting who will win the World Cup

The ‘psychic’ animals predicting who will win the World Cup

Clive Mason/Getty Images(LONDON) — No FIFA World Cup would be complete without “psychic” animals predicting the winners, and Qatar 2022 has been no exception. From “clairvoyant” camels to “mystic” elephants and “cryptic” rats, a range of animals — big and small — have tried their paws, hooves and tentacles at predicting the score line. It…read more »

World Cup live updates: France enters knockout round after win over Denmark

World Cup live updates: France enters knockout round after win over Denmark

Stuart Franklin/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — After years of controversy around its location, the 2022 World Cup is underway in Qatar. There have been allegations of payoffs to FIFA members to earn the bid, criticism of Qatar’s laws against women and LGBTQ individuals, the deaths of migrants used to build the sparkling new stadiums and even…read more »

World Cup live updates: German players cover mouths in protest before game

World Cup live updates: German players cover mouths in protest before game

Stuart Franklin/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — After years of controversy around its location, the 2022 World Cup is underway in Qatar. There have been allegations of payoffs to FIFA members to earn the bid, criticism of Qatar’s laws against women and LGBTQ individuals, the deaths of migrants used to build the sparkling new stadiums and even…read more »

World Cup live updates: Soccer powers Germany, Spain begin tournament

World Cup live updates: Soccer powers Germany, Spain begin tournament

Stuart Franklin/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — After years of controversy around its location, the 2022 World Cup is underway in Qatar. There have been allegations of payoffs to FIFA members to earn the bid, criticism of Qatar’s laws against women and LGBTQ individuals, the deaths of migrants used to build the sparkling new stadiums and even…read more »