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Russia provides another improbable World Cup surprise with elimination of Spain

Russia provides another improbable World Cup surprise with elimination of Spain
  • Russia provides another improbable World Cup surprise with elimination of Spain FWC: Russia provides another improbable World Cup surprise with elimination of Spain

    No one’s laughing at Russia now. Less than three weeks ago, the country’s national team, the lowest ranked in the World Cup and one that qualified for the tournament only because it was the host, was so pathetic a Russian politician proposed legislation that would fine anyone who made fun of the…

  • 'Our boys are human' FWC: ‘Our boys are human’

    Galway and Kilkenny must do it all over again, after the two teams drew 0-18 apiece in the Leister SHC final. All roads now lead to Thurles next Sunday, as a Michael Bublé concert means Croke Park is unavailable for the replay.

  • Look: Insane odds shifts for Lakers, Cavaliers after LeBron James lands in L.A. FWC: Look: Insane odds shifts for Lakers, Cavaliers after LeBron James lands in L.A.

    On Sunday, LeBron James joined the Los Angeles Lakers. The biggest power shift we’ve seen since, well, the last time LeBron James switched teams in 2014 occurred.This huge move makes the Lakers instantly better, but it leaves the Cleveland Cavaliers in a lurch.According to SportsLine, the Cavaliers had a 99.4 percent chance of making the playoffs with James. Without him,…

  • Winners and losers from Day 1 of NHL free agency FWC: Winners and losers from Day 1 of NHL free agency

    The Maple Leafs landed John Tavares, but they weren’t the day’s only winner; likewise, the Islanders have company on the losing side of the ledger.