CONTENT TYPES

FILTER BY DATE

    • From
    • To

SEARCH TOOLS

11 results for "spain"

Page of 1
  1. The Reducer: World Cup Winners and Losers

    Chris Ryan

    Can I interest you in March Madness spiked with second chances? Because that's what we've got on our hands. After a little more than a week of World Cup action, we've seen the defending champions go crashing out, the hos...

    Blog | June 20, 2014
  2. The Reducer: The World Cup Is Finally Here

    Chris Ryan

    Lionel Messi gets sick before soccer matches. He threw up at the beginning of a game between Argentina and Romania in March. He dry heaved during a match against Slovenia this past Saturday. Nobody knows why this happens - not Mess...

    Blog | June 12, 2014
  3. Brazil Turns the Page Against Spain in the Confederations Cup Fin...

    Chris Ryan

    Some takeaways from Brazil's 3-0 demolition of Spain in the Confederations Cup final: Passing Torches Back and Forth Over the last five years, Spain has captured the football world's imagination, playing the sport about as well as it can be playe...

    Blog | July 01, 2013
  4. Lowering the Batum: An Anthology of Basketball Crotch Shots

    Chris Ryan

    Today, at the end of the men's basketball quarterfinal between France and Spain (which Spain won, 66-59), French forward Nicolas Batum landed the nut shot heard round the world on Spain's Juan-Carlos Navarro. After the game, Yahoo's Adrian Wojnarowsk...

    Blog | August 08, 2012
  5. Team USA Goes Into Cryogenic Sleep for a Two-Hour Flight

    Chris Ryan

    You guys have a nice, relaxing trip to LV-426. This one comes from the Instagram account of Kevin Love. It's a flight from Spain to England. If Anthony Davis got any deeper into that slanket he'd be mummified. If you're going to go into a 120-minute ...

    Blog | July 26, 2012
  6. Chris Ryan's The Reducer: Spain seals its place in history

    Chris Ryan

    Spain defeat Italy and cement themselves as the greatest national team of all time.

    Story | Conversation | July 02, 2012
  7. Euro 2012 Semifinals Preview

    Chris Ryan

    Last time around, I did a preview of the quarterfinals. I picked Germany, Portugal, France, and Italy. If my success rate at crossing the street was as good as my success rate at picking knockout soccer matches, I would be dead. So let's take a look ...

    Blog | June 27, 2012
  8. Euro 2012 Quarterfinals Preview

    Chris Ryan

    Czech Republic vs. Portugal How They Got Here: Portugal pulled off the unlikely feat — or what seemed an unlikely feat before the tournament — of making it out of Group B, the Group of Death. After a fairly close loss to Germany, 1-0, Pa...

    Blog | June 21, 2012
  9. Euro 2012: Cesc Fabregas Would Like You to Water the Lawn

    Chris Ryan

    In late March of this year, Barcelona and AC Milan played in the quarterfinals of the Champions League. The first leg, held at Milan's San Siro, saw the Spanish and Italian sides draw, 0-0. Barcelona subsequently lodged a formal complaint about the "...

    Blog | June 11, 2012
  10. Spain, Portugal, the Netherlands, and a full Euro 2012 preview

    Chris Ryan

    Ronaldo has something to prove, and Spain has something to finish.

    Story | Conversation | June 07, 2012
  11. Way to Curb Your Enthusiasm, Clippers

    Chris Ryan

    On Wednesday night, the Clippers and Lakers square off at Staples Center for their final regular-season matchup. Last time the two teams faced each other, Pau Gasol touched Chris Paul's head, Chris Paul got mad, Pau Gasol was like, "Be easy, in Spain...

    Blog | April 04, 2012