Monthly Archives: April 2008

SBI MLS Fantasy Corner

Admit it, the month of April was a rough one for your MLS fantasy team. I mean sure, you might be one of the lucky few who adjusted to all the rules changes and got off to a flying start, … Continue reading »

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Liverpool at Chelsea: Your Running Commentary

The Champions League semifinals kick off today with Chelsea facing Liverpool at Stamford Bridge in the second leg of their home-and-home series. The first leg finished 1-1 courtesy of John Arne Riise’s amazingly awful own goal, which means Liverpool must … Continue reading »

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Oh Canada (Greetings from the land of maple syrup, hockey and the customs department from heck)

Good afternoon everybody. I’m writing you from the Toronto airport, where I just went through easily the worst customs process I’ve ever dealt with (and that’s having gone to a dozen countries). No, I didn’t get any Midnight Express treatment, … Continue reading »

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SBI heading to Toronto

Good morning all. Apologies in advance for a shortage of posts this morning. I will be heading to Toronto today ahead of Thursday night’s Eastern Conference showdown between Toronto FC and the Red Bulls. It is my first trip to … Continue reading »

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Red Bulls 2, Earthquakes 0: A Supporter’s View

Is a win still a win if nobody is there to see it? The answer is yes. Okay, so saying there was nobody at Giants Stadium on Sunday is a bit much, but the small crowd in attendance to see … Continue reading »

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Paul Scholes blast lifts Manchester United to Champions League final

Manchester United midfielder Paul Scholes delivered a clutch long-range bomb of a goal to help Man U top Barcelona, 1-0, in the second leg of their semifinal series, earning the Red Devils a place in the UEFA Champions League final … Continue reading »

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