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Kings beat Blackhawks 5-2, on brink of Cup Final

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Marian Gaborik took a momentary break from the usual businesslike atmosphere in the Kings' dressing room and allowed himself one moment to marvel at what Los Angeles has accomplished this spring.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 May 2014

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Li Na loses in 1st round of French Open

PARIS (AP) — Another day on the clay at the French Open, another reigning Australian Open champion bites the red dust.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 May 2014

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Soccer helps some young Hondurans to escape gangs

TEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — From where he sits on a dusty soccer pitch between the fetid Choluteca River and four-lane Armed Forces Boulevard, 11-year-old Maynor Ayala can see only two ways out of the gang-controlled slums of the capital: on a professional soccer team, or in a cheap coffin.

Last Updated on Saturday, 24 May 2014

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World Cups to sound different in US in 2014, '18

NEW YORK (AP) — Gus Johnson recently bought a soccer warmup jacket, figuring he should look the part as he immerses himself in the sport.

Last Updated on Saturday, 24 May 2014

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Klinsmann dances around Donovan questions

STANFORD, Calif. (AP) — Jurgen Klinsmann tried to dance around the questions: Why take unproven youngsters to the World Cup and leave Landon Donovan home?

Last Updated on Saturday, 24 May 2014

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