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.

Thorns Finish First Season As Champions

Sept. 09, 2013 12:45 p.m.

Portland came out on top in the National Women's Soccer League's inaugural season.

Culture Club

June 19, 2013 12:45 p.m.

Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the moment.

Making Sports Safe for LGBT Athletes

June 12, 2013 12:30 p.m.

With more LGBT professional athletes coming out, Cyd Zeigler wants to see youth sports teams welcome LGBT players

Diversity and Hiring in Collegiate Sports

May 20, 2013 12:45 p.m.

Oregon's state schools are under scrutiny for ignoring diversity and hiring laws.

Culture Club

May 02, 2013 12:45 p.m.

Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the moment.

Culture Club

April 25, 2013 12:45 p.m.

Our weekly conversation about some of the most talked about stories of the moment.

Oregonians Lead Louisville Women To Championship Game

April 09, 2013 12:15 p.m.

Sisters Shoni and Jude Schimmel have been instrumental in Louisville's run to the NCAA championship.

News Roundtable: April 5, 2013

April 05, 2013 12:15 p.m.

We'll review the top regional and local news of the week.

The Ducks Fight To Make It To The Elite Eight

March 29, 2013 12:45 p.m.

The Ducks hope to move on to the Elite Eight, but first they'll have to overcome the top-seeded Louisville Cardinals.

News Roundtable

Jan. 04, 2013 12:06 p.m.

We'll review the top local and national news of the week.

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