The Nuggets were without one of their major assets all season long. Gallinari missed the entire season recovering from an ACL tear.   The move to hold him out made sense, as this season turned out to be a failure for the Denver Nuggets. However, there is now some good news regarding the Italian big man.   Read more   Source:&nb...

Sarebbe in arrivo un lauto sostegno economico per rimpinguare le casse della Roma. Lo rivela oggi il quotidiano Il Messaggero, che annuncia un "prestito obbligazionario a lungo termine di 200 milioni da parte di Goldman Sachs".   I soldi arriverebbero per "sostenere anche i progetti futuri del club giallorosso". La banca d'affari statunitens...

by Mario Andretti   I won a world championship, four national championships, and a dirt track championship, but when I'm introduced, it's as the winner of the 1969 Indianapolis 500. The Indianapolis 500-Mile Race defined my career and after 100 years it defines motor sports around the world.   Race fans can't wait to see the drama tha...

by Damien Alameda    The Phoenix Regional Sports Commission (PRSC) has announced its 2014 class of inductees for the 44th Arizona Sports Hall of Fame. This year's Induction Ceremony will honor Sunkist Kids Wrestling Club founder Arthur J. Martori; Phoenix International Raceway entrepreneur Emmett "Buddy" Jobe; three-time Paralympic Whee...

"Obstacles cannot crush me. Every obstacle yields to stern resolve. He who is fixed to a star does not change his mind." –Leonardo da VinciThis quote by Leonardo da Vinci sums up the journey that defines Antonio "Tony" Russo's life. Although by looking at him today, you'd never know it.   Trophies, congratulatory letters, and piles of newspa...

Dear Kobe, have a look at this picture from 1986. There is no caption but if we were to write the perfect one, it would be: 'What's incredible is not the realisation of a dream but looking back at how that dream became reality'. The picture shows an eight-year old boy, proud to wear the jersey with the words Viola Reggio Calabria. Unbeknownst...

di Alessandro Gazzera   Nel paese che eternamente rimane legato al calcio la domenica, allo sci nella stagione invernale e al ciclismo con il suo Giro d'Italia c'è spazio anche per uno sport americano: l'hockey su ghiaccio.   È il 1908 quando a Torino si gioca la prima partita di hockey su ghiaccio, tra il CP Valentino Torino e la sec...

by Robert Slayton   In this baseball season it is appropriate to celebrate Joe DiMaggio, who would have been 101 this year. One of the greatest baseball figures of his era, he played with grace yet power, creating records still unmatched by newer, better-trained performers.   But Joe DiMaggio gave this country something more. For all...

by Kerry-Lynne Demarinis   It is Saturday night at the Columbus Day Banquet. The Portland Golf Club is overflowing with smiling guests, drinks in hand. Dinner is finished, the panna cotta is on its way, the music and dancing has started. One man still mingles table to table. He greets old friends with a handshake, a good rib poke or a k...

Quarantasette giorni e una manciata di minuti: è il record della New York-San Francisco passando per Capo Horn stabilito da Giovanni Soldini a bordo del Vor 70 Maserati. Un record storico made in Italy, migliorato di ben 10 giorni e dopo 15 anni: nel 1998 quello stabilito da Yves Parlier a bordo di Aquitaine Innovations (categoria monoscafi) era st...