FISH ON SPORTS: NFL Deflation, MLB Contracts and Chinese Dunk Fails

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Just like Kim Kardashian teasing the cover of the book she paid several people to write for her, it’s great to be here this week. In case you missed them, here are the stories that have been making headlines during the past seven days in the world of professional sports: NFL Deflation What a weekend […] READ MORE


Hope Solo Suspended from USWNT for 30 Days

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CHICAGO (Jan. 21, 2015) – U.S. Soccer has suspended goalkeeper Hope Solo from the U.S. Women’s National Team for 30 days. The suspension is effective immediately. The suspension stems from an incident that occurred during the current WNT training camp being held in Carson, California. As a result of the suspension, Solo has been released […] READ MORE


Jill Ellis Names 24-Player USWNT Roster for Tournament in Brazil

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The following press release comes from USA Soccer. USA Will Face China PR, Brazil and Argentina at the International Tournament of Brasilia; All 20 Players from CONCACAF Qualifying Named to Roster CHICAGO (Dec. 5, 2014) – U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Jill Ellis has named 24 players to travel to Brazil for the International Tournament […] READ MORE


The Sporting Gentlemen 12.4.14

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Last Word on Sports and LWOS Radio present The Sporting Gentlemen, a show hosted by Russell McKenzie and Michael Kovacs where they will discuss the latest goings on from around the world of sports as well as other topics such as the best in food, drink, clothing, and other things becoming to a sophisticated gentleman. […] READ MORE


CONCACAF: USWNT Open Campaign With a 1-0 Victory

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KANSAS CITY, MO (October 15th, 2014) – Wednesday night, in Sporting Park Kansas City, Missouri, the US Women’s National Team began their 2015 World Cup Qualifying campaign with a 1-0 win over Trinidad and Tobago, who played surprisingly stout against a heavily favored US team.  The American women only managed one goal, coming in the 56th […] READ MORE


Jill Ellis talks roster, future for USWNT

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With qualifying for the 2015 Women’s World Cup underway, head coach Jill Ellis has officially released the US Women’s National Team roster for the upcoming CONCACAF Women’s Championship. The official 20 player roster was released this morning followed by a press conference. While Ellis is still relatively new to the head coach position, she feels […] READ MORE


USWNT: Ellis Names Roster for CONCACAF Women's Championship

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CHICAGO (Oct. 6, 2014) – U.S. Women’s National Team head coach Jill Ellis has named 20 players to the roster for the 2014 CONCACAF Women’s Championship that will be contested from Oct. 15-26 in four U.S. cities. CONCACAF will officially announce the rosters for all the competing teams today. “I’ve said on numerous occasions, I […] READ MORE



FISH ON SPORTS: NFL Thrusts, Soccer Beatings and Hoops Exorcisms

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Just like Barack Obama forgetting to go to Starbucks for some tea before a military function, it feels great to be here this week. In case you missed them, here are the stories that have been making headlines during the past seven days in the world of professional sports:   Soccer Beatings Hope Solo is […] READ MORE