Landon Donovan ad has terrible (or terrific) timing

Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

I finally got around to reading Sports Illustrated's May 26 profile of Adam Silver, but amazingly that wasn't the thing that stuck out the most in the magazine. And not their profile on Blackhawks captain Jonathan Toews, either. Which is stunning given that both pieces were superbly done. So what could ...

United States soccer qualifies for 2014 World Cup with win over Mexico

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013

The United States men's national soccer team is officially headed to the 2014 World Cup in Brazil after a wild Tuesday night. The American men beat Mexico 2-0 in Columbus, Ohio in a wonderful performance that continued their recent streak of excellent play against their rivals to the south. But the ...

Video: U.S. Soccer tops Honduras 3-1 in Gold Cup semifinal

Wednesday, July 24th, 2013

The United States men's national soccer team won it's record 10th consecutive game in dominating fashion Wednesday night, topping Honduras 3-1. The victory came in the semifinal of the 2013 CONCACAF Gold Cup, which means the U.S. has reached the final of the tournament for the ninth time in 12 ...

Video: U.S. Soccer rips El Salvador 5-1

Monday, July 22nd, 2013

The United States men's national soccer team cruised in its Gold Cup quarterfinal matchup against El Salvador Sunday afternoon, dominating the Central American team en route to a 5-1 victory. The Americans got a huge game from Landon Donovan who scored a goal, tallied three assists and helped set up another goal. ...

Landon Donovan left off U.S. National Team for qualifiers

Thursday, May 16th, 2013

On Thursday afternoon the United States men's national soccer team announced its roster for its upcoming slate of five games, and Landon Donovan was left off of it. Jurgen Klinsmann's team will play two friendlies against Belgium and Germany, then jump into three important World Cup qualifiers against Jamaica, Panama and ...

Landon Donovan Considering Retirement

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

Not only is Landon Donovan considering turning down another trip to England to play for Everton this season, but the 30-year-old may actually be ready to hang up his cleats for good. The man who is undoubtedly the greatest American soccer player in history may simply be burned out on ...

Could Galaxy Gaffe Cost Obama Election?

Thursday, May 17th, 2012

I didn't think there was any chance I'd be voting for Mitt Romney this November, but then again I wasn't counting on Barack Obama making a disastrous gaffe that could lead to a Reagan or FDR-style landslide. Obama had the defending MLS Cup champion LA Galaxy at the Oval Office on ...

Los Angeles Galaxy Finally Win MLS Cup

Monday, November 21st, 2011

We can finally say the David Beckham experiment in the MLS has been a success. In the final season of his five-year deal Beckham finally delivered the MLS Cup to the Los Angeles Galaxy, as he and fellow superstars Landon Donovan and Robbie Keane led their team to a 1-0 ...