Tagged: Sports

The Social And Economic Effects Of The World Cup

OPB | June 19, 2014 12:35 p.m.

THURSDAY: What are the socioeconomic effects of mega-sports events like the World Cup on the host country and the world?

WA High Schooler Throws 194 Pitches In One Game

OPB | May 16, 2014 12:50 p.m.

FRIDAY: Rochester High School's coach has come under fire for not pulling the young pitcher out of the 15-inning game earlier.

Portland Trail Blazers Prepare For Playoffs

OPB | April 18, 2014 12:30 p.m.

FRIDAY: The Portland Trail Blazers prepare for their postseason games against the Houston Rockets. They're hoping to get past the first round for the first time in 14 years.

UO's Win At The First NCAA Championship Game

OPB | April 07, 2014 12:45 p.m.

MONDAY: The 2014 NCAA championship game takes place tonight. We'll hear about the first championship game, which the UO won in 1939.

Timbers Kick Off 2014 Season

OPB | March 07, 2014 12:45 p.m.

FRIDAY: The Portland Timbers play their first official game of the 2014 season against the Philadelphia Union at Providence Park this Saturday.

OSU Pitcher's NCAA Suspension Causes Outcry

OPB | March 03, 2014 12:45 p.m.

TUESDAY: Oregon State University pitcher Ben Wetzler will sit out 11 games for violating NCAA draft negotiation rules.

Oregonians Help U.S. Ski Team Race For Gold

OPB | Feb. 05, 2014 12:25 p.m.

WEDNESDAY: Two Oregonians — Laurenne Ross and Jacqueline Wiles — are on the team of nine women on the U.S. Alpine ski team at the 2014 Winter Olympics.

The Trail Blazers "Get Greedy"

OPB | Nov. 19, 2013 12:20 p.m.

TUESDAY: The Portland Trail Blazers have bucked expectations by jumping out to a early season 9-2 record, including a current seven game winning streak.

Could Gold Hill Become A National Whitewater Destination?

OPB | Nov. 11, 2013 12:30 p.m.

MONDAY: A former Olympic rower wants to turn a section of the Rogue River into a destination whitewater park.

Malcolm Gladwell And Dave Miller Talk Sports, David and Goliath And More

OPB | Oct. 05, 2013 midnight

Malcom Gladwell sat down with Think Out Loud host Dave Miller to discuss a range of topics and his new book, David and Goliath.

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