It's the final week of the 2012-13 European football seasons, and that's a fact that is reflected in the lack of live soccer airing on television in the United States during the midweek. It's not a total loss, however, as multiple Premier League fixtures will be featured on TV. Copa Libertadores matches will also air. Those of you who are able to escape your workplace will be able to watch the 2013 Europa League Final on Wednesday afternoon. More »List of Live Soccer Games on US TV for May 13 to May 16
COMMENTARY | Over the past year or so, a lot of people have come up with a lot of different theories about the surprising recent success of the Baltimore Orioles. They've been described as lucky (as in lucky to win all those close games). Their improvement has been credited to the team's manager, Buck Showalter, who seemingly pushes every correct button. ... More »It’s No Secret Why the Baltimore Orioles Are Great Again
COMMENTARY | It's no secret that Pittsburgh Pirates left fielder Starling Marte has had a tremendous start to this season. Even the casual fan can recognize that a .329 batting average signifies significant production, especially for a man whose only job as leadoff man is to get on base. But his overall numbers don't do justice to the headaches Marte is causing opposing pitchers in the first inning. More »Is Starling Marte the Best Leadoff Hitter in Baseball?
COMMENTARY | Major League Baseball's offseason is key to building a team. More times than not, teams will strike out when winter comes to the future of their franchise, but there are rare instances when a team's free agent signing fits just like a missing puzzle piece. More »Torii Hunter Has Emerged as Detroit Tigers' Best Free Agent Signing Since 2004
COMMENTARY | The Philadelphia Eagles have been on the decline for each of the past four seasons but they continue to be the talk of the town in Philadelphia. At a time when the city's hockey and basketball franchises each missed out on the postseason and the local baseball team struggles to find any positive consistency, the Eagles once again have shown they continue to be the top sports story in town. More »Why Philadelphia is an Eagles Town
COMMENTARY | In the history book of the Minnesota Twins, Justin Morneau will have a large chapter due to his accomplishments. More »Justin Morneau's Days with the Minnesota Twins Are Numbered
COMMENTARY | A struggling Boston Celtics franchise turned around their fortunes prior to the 2007-2008 NBA season when Danny Ainge pulled the trigger on a couple of blockbuster trades. All of a sudden, long-time Celtic Paul Pierce was joined by fellow stars Kevin Garnett and Ray Allen. Fans rejoiced, and they immediately became a force to be reckoned with. More »Was the Boston Celtics "Big Three" Era a Success or Failure?
COMMENTARY | Remain calm. All is well. More »Boston Red Sox: Just a Slump or a Regression Toward the Mean?
COMMENTARY | Indianapolis Colts fans knew it was coming, but it still wasn't easy to swallow the departure of fan favorite Dwight Freeney in February. As his quest to find a new NFL employer continues, Freeney might wind up back in Indianapolis this year--as an opponent. More »Potential New Teams for Dwight Freeney Could Return Him to Indianapolis as Opponent
COMMENTARY | With both Luol Deng and Kirk Hinrich out for the third consecutive game, the Chicago Bulls need to incorporate Rip Hamilton into the rotation a little more. More »Chicago Bulls: Why Rip Hamilton Could Be a Helping Hand
COMMENTARY | The Cincinnati Bengals could learn a thing or two about using two talented tight ends from a team such as the New England Patriots. More »Cincinnati Bengals Smart to Study the New England Patriots
COMMENTARY | One of the biggest questions in Reds Country right now surrounds Johnny Cueto's return from the disabled list. While Tony Cingrani has arguably earned a spot over Mike Leake, he's younger and could use some more time in the minors. More »What the Cincinnati Reds Should Do in Left Field
COMMENTARY | Vitor Belfort will welcome Luke Rockhold into the Ultimate Fighting Championship on May 18, when the promotion returns to Brazil for the UFC on FX 8 fight card. The event will be held at the Arena Jaraguá in Santa Catarina. More »UFC on FX 8 Predictions
Jeff Gordon at 700 Starts: Does He Rank on the Level of Dale Earnhardt, Richard Petty and David Pearson?Yahoo! Contributor Network - Mon, May 13, 2013 2:49 AM EDT
COMMENTARY | Reaching 700 starts is big in NASCAR. More »Jeff Gordon at 700 Starts: Does He Rank on the Level of Dale Earnhardt, Richard Petty and David Pearson?
COMMENTARY | In boxing, achieving true stardom often has just as much to do with outside-the-ring controversy as it does with in-ring proficiency. However, there are fans that couldn't care less about tabloid boxing gossip and just want to follow honest, earnest fighters guaranteed to execute at the highest levels of the sport. More »10 Underrated Fighters You Should Know (But Probably Don’t)
COMMENTARY | UFC heavyweight Roy Nelson has been on a tear lately, racking up wins against Cheick Kongo, Matt Mitrione, and Dave Herman. More »Roy Nelson on Possibly Replacing Mark Hunt at UFC 160: "I'm Down to Fight Anybody"
COMMENTARY | As the exciting stages of free agency and the NFL draft have come and gone, the Oakland Raiders still find themselves without a veteran wide receiver. More »NFL Rumors: Oakland Raiders Should Sign Brandon Lloyd
COMMENTARY | It didn't make sense when it happened, and a month and a half into the 2013 season, it still doesn't make sense. More »Blue Jays SP R.A. Dickey on Pace for Career Worst Season
COMMENTARY | Lifelong adult wrestling fans love to reminisce about the WWE Attitude Era, NWO, ECW, the Rock and Wrestling Connection, and other great angles from the past. Although they're past their primes, the legends of the ring always get a huge "pop" when they make cameo appearances. If these ring veterans could have just one more WWE match against a smart opponent who'd take care of them, fans would enjoy the experience immensely. More »Top 10 Wrestlers Who Should Have One More WWE Match
COMMENTARY | Both Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur took care of business this weekend. It's now your move, Arsenal. More »Tottenham Rally at Stoke, Keeping Their Champions League Hopes Alive
COMMENTARY | The Los Angeles Dodgers spent a lot of money on Korean import Hyun-Jin Ryu this winter. So far, he's making them look awfully smart. More »Los Angeles Dodgers Rookie Hyun-Jin Ryu Consistently Good in First Eight Starts
COMMENTARY | Five games under .500 with a record of 14-19. That's where the New York Mets find themselves less than a quarter of the way into the 2013 season. More »Aside from Matt Harvey, the New York Mets' Rotation is in Need of Repair
COMMENTARY | LPGA Tour player Belen Mozo made a younger fan's dream come true on Saturday night, accompanying a Knoxville, Tenn. high-school student to his prom on Saturday night. More »LPGA Player Belen Mozo Takes Fan to His Prom
COMMENTARY | It's not often you hear a seventh-round pick being heralded as a potential star, but that's exactly what the Cincinnati Bengals may have found with former Ohio State offensive tackle Reid Fragel. More »Cincinnati Bengals Have a Potential Star in Ohio State’s Reid Fragel