Tuesday, November 29, 2022

US earns respect at World Cup, but wins remain elusive

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By RONALD BLUM AL KHOR, Qatar (AP) — Respect achieved. Wins await. American players wanted more than a 0-0 draw with England on Friday night, likely...

Analysis: Winning isn’t always most important stat for QBs

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By ROB MAADDI Zach Wilson found out wins and losses aren’t the only stat that matters. The New York Jets benched Wilson this week despite his...

Bale salvages 1-1 draw for Wales against US in World Cup

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By RONALD BLUM AL RAYYAN, Qatar (AP) — A young United States team was nearing victory in its World Cup return. Then Walker Zimmerman needlessly plowed into...

Amid Musk Twitter chaos, athletes & celebs cope just like us

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By HOWARD FENDRICH and KRISTIN M. HALL No, LeBron James does not want to be traded — that was put into the world by a fake Twitter feed purporting...

World Cup Viewer’s Guide: Qatar loses opener, U.S. up on Day 2

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By JENNA FRYER DOHA, Qatar (AP) — The first World Cup in the Middle East finally began Sunday night with a flashy opening ceremony and a...

Rodgers, NFL players urge league to nix turf, go with grass

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By MARK LONG Aaron Rodgers has hit the ground in every NFL stadium except one. And while the “frozen tundra” of Lambeau Field has delivered...

Local skydiver earns gold medal at National Championships

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Lake Elsinore’s Sean Jones leads winning team in canopy formation events -- At the 2022 United States Parachute Association Nationals, there was tight competition for...

Former Heritage Patriot Sione Takitaki revs up Cleveland Browns defense

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The Cincinnati Bengals probably had nightmares all week after former Heritage Patriot standout player Sione Takitaki and the Cleveland Browns dominated them on Halloween...

Alvarez blasts Baker, Astros to World Series title vs Phils

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By STEPHEN HAWKINS HOUSTON (AP) — Yordan Alvarez hit a moon shot that sent Space City into a frenzy, and the Houston Astros to their...

Verlander again seeks 1st Series win, night after no-hitter

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By RONALD BLUM PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Justin Verlander has a very tough act to follow. Not only will he again be seeking his first World Series...