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The Instant Historian: Professional Wrestling Hits The Mainstream Media

Wrestlemania happened. It highlighted an interesting development: mainstream mania for wrestling. People were talking about it on the Internet. In 2015, that met the “news” threshold. 742 more words

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LA Galaxy star frustrated by defensive struggles

Robbie Rogers‘ debut season at left-back for the LA Galaxy saw him impress in 27 competitive starts throughout a successful 2014 MLS campaign.

The 27-year-old moved to left-back last July having previously played as a left-sided midfielder, but has come in for some criticism of late as he has been partially at fault for defensive errors so far this season for Galaxy, which has frustrated him. 238 more words


Silly Soccer, You Are Silly

Soccer matches typically aren’t ripe for silliness unless the players involved are heavily intoxicated or toddlers not yet fully familiar with their limbs, which are essentially the same thing. 594 more words


2015 MLS season preview: LA Galaxy

  • Three MLS Cup championships in last four years (2011, 2012, 2014)
  • Defeated New England Revolution, 2-1 (ET), in 2014 MLS Cup final
  • Qualified for MLS Cup Playoffs every year since 2009…
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Introducing The First Annual MLS/USMNT Player Value Rankings! (Part I)

Now that we know it’s actually happening, it’s no secret that 2015 is the most important MLS season ever for USMNT fans. For the first time in a decade a majority of the Yanks’ best 23 players are playing at home, or up north in Canada, for MLS clubs. 2,088 more words


Off-Season Reads, Pre-Season Reviews: A Selection of Recent Soccer Books, Part I

Major League Soccer has a lot of problems.

Understatement is fun, huh. But I’m not going to go on about its byzantine rules that are somehow at once protean and inflexible. 1,423 more words