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  • Brazil begins training for World Cup

    EFE Teresopolis, Brazil – Brazil’s national soccer team came together Monday in this town 91 km (56 mi) from Rio de Janeiro to prepare for next month’s World Cup in Russia. Brazil, pursuing a sixth World Cup title, will have almost a month to train for the tournament, since...
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  • Colombia wants to improve on previous World Cup performance, Cuadrado says

    EFE Rome – Colombian soccer player Juan Guillermo Cuadrado said Monday May 28 in Milan that the Colombian national team was heading into the World Cup in Russia with the determination to improve on the quarterfinals it reached in Brazil in 2014. “We have a great team, and I...
  • Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero Announces Retirement From Boxing

    GILROY, CA – After giving fans some of the most thrilling fights in boxing, which spanned over sixteen hard fought years, Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero is announcing his retirement.  Guerrero’s full statement follows: “First, I want to thank God for allowing me to have a wonderful career.  I’m a kid from...
  • Sharks Re-Sign Forward Joe Thorton

    SAN JOSE, CA – San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) General Manager Doug Wilson announced Sunday July 2nd that the club has re-signed center Joe Thornton to a one-year contract. Per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. “Joe has become one of the faces of this franchise since his...
  • Chivas and Club Leon to Face Off at Avaya Stadium on October 6

    SJ Earthquakes SAN JOSE, Calif. – The San Jose Earthquakes announced today that Avaya Stadium will host an international friendly match between Liga MX’s Chivas de Guadalajara and Club Leon on Friday, Oct. 6 at 8 p.m. PT. Earthquakes Season Ticket Holders can purchase their tickets now. Chivas are...
  • Sharks Conclude 2017 NHL Draft with Six Selections

    First Draft in Franchise History Two California-born Players Selected San Jose Sharks/ sjsharks.com CHICAGO – The San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks) concluded the 2017 NHL Draft today with Sharks General Manager Doug Wilson and Director of Scouting Tim Burke making an additional five selections for a total of six selections...
  • Hilltoppers Academy Brings Fun to Basketball and Growing Up

    Arturo Hilario El Observador In South San Jose lies a basketball team made up of young men of multiple ages and backgrounds, and their aim is not just to learn about the techniques of the sport. Basketball is just one focus of this squad, as they learn just as...
  • The NBA Finals 2017: How Kevin Durant Proved His Critics Wrong

    Justin Rossi El Observador The Golden State Warriors are champions for the second time in three years. Steph, Klay, Dray, Iggy and Steve Kerr add a second ring to their fingers and the team hangs up another banner. For Kevin Durant, this was his first championship and he made...