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3 Points: Premier League Week 1

3 Points: Premier League Week 1

Nick Verlaney August 19, 2014 0

In this recurring segment our lead soccer correspondent, Nick Verlaney, takes a look at the Premier League action from the previous week with three big takeaways. 1. Best Eleven: (4-4-2) Goalkeeper: Allan McGregor (Hull City)

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Men In Blazers Move to NBC Sports

Men In Blazers Move to NBC Sports

Nick Verlaney August 15, 2014 0

By now, you’ve surely heard of the Men In Blazers. Their coverage in Bob Ley’s Panic Room during the World Cup on ESPN made the Men In Blazers (Michael Davies and Roger Bennett) America’s

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Fan Runs Onto Field After Manchester United – LA Galaxy Friendly, Gets Speared By Security

Fan Runs Onto Field After Manchester United – LA Galaxy Friendly, Gets Speared By Security

NCB Staff July 24, 2014 0

After the Man U/LA Galaxy match last night a fan jumped onto the field and was immediately speared by a security guard. The crowd pop you hear in the video below after the tackle

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Sports Memes of the Week – 7/21

Sports Memes of the Week – 7/21

Danny Troutman July 21, 2014 0

Time to open up Monday with another session of Sports Memes of the Week…   Sources: Sportsmemes, @MLBMeme, @NBAMemes, Sportsmemes

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Soccer Ball Strikes Seagull In Mid-Flight During Friendly

Soccer Ball Strikes Seagull In Mid-Flight During Friendly

NCB Staff July 20, 2014 0

Under normal circumstances, not many outside Europe would care about a friendly between Scottish Championship League club Hibernian and Scottish League One club Dunfermline Athletic. However, it’s not everyday that you see a seagull

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Sports Memes of the Week – 7/16

Sports Memes of the Week – 7/16

Danny Troutman July 16, 2014 0

This is a new feature to NCB that will be a once weekly post of the best sports memes of the week.  This first one is mid-week because I just couldn’t wait until Monday. 

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Bryan Jordan Thinks Landon Donovan Would Have Made a Difference in World Cup

Bryan Jordan Thinks Landon Donovan Would Have Made a Difference in World Cup

Danny Troutman July 15, 2014 0

Bryan Jordan, in a recent interview, told reporters that he thought Landon Donovan should have been on the team and would have helped, especially after Jozy Altidore got hurt.  See what he has to

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A Look Ahead to the 2018 USMNT

A Look Ahead to the 2018 USMNT

Cody Broder July 10, 2014 1

The country must wait another 4 years before it regains its so-called soccer fever. As that feeling of patriotism on soccer’s world stage fades, so do several of the stars fans have grown accustomed to

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Shocked Brazil Guy?

Shocked Brazil Guy?

J Parker Adair July 8, 2014 0

We have seen plenty of screenshots and videos of shocked and crying Brazil fans all over Twitter. But how do they compare to this guy

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Twitter Reactions: Germany’s Destruction of the Brazilian Soccer Team

Twitter Reactions: Germany’s Destruction of the Brazilian Soccer Team

NCB Staff July 8, 2014 1

Tuesday’s match-up between Germany and Brazil was one of the most anticipated matches in World Cup history and was expected to be a match for the ages…well, the latter part was correct…but for all

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