The Making of a Goal Machine

Robert Lewandowski does not characterize it as thought. Not conscious thought, anyway. In those moments when he has the ball at his feet and the goal in...

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Ten years ago this month, a popular Rangers enforcer, considered by some to be the toughest man and the most fearsome fighter in the N.H.L., died alone...

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PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — Brown University’s baseball players returned to their Rhode Island campus in the dead of winter primarily because there was a sliver of...

The breakaway European Super League is all about big money

A dozen of Europe's top soccer clubs have agreed to form a breakaway league, producing howls of indignation from the sport's governing bodies, the elected leaders of...

Top European Soccer Teams Form Breakaway League

LONDON — A dozen of the world’s richest and most storied soccer clubs on Sunday announced that they had formed a breakaway European club competition that would,...

Children flock to Pope Francis during Good Friday service

A small boy strolled up to Pope Francis during his Good Friday service, in a surprising exchange at St. Peter's Square at the Vatican. The boy was followed...

N.C.A.A. Final Four Live: Arizona Stuns UConn to Reach Final

The Wildcats will face Stanford, which beat South Carolina in the other semifinal, on Sunday for the N.C.A.A. women’s title. Arizona staggered UConn to earn a spot in...

New York Yankees team up with Amazon to offer 21 streaming games

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N.C.A.A. Tournament Live: Ohio State, Purdue Upset

Overtime games and bracket upsets hit the first round of the men’s tournament on Friday. Dawn Staley, South Carolina’s respected coach, sharply criticizes N.C.A.A. leaders. Upset by North Texas...

Tiger Woods is recovering at home after car wreck

Tiger Woods is recovering at home after several weeks in the hospital following his February car crash. "Happy to report that I am back home and continuing my...

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