Timbers ink Johnson to multi-year extension

Timbers ink Johnson to multi-year extension

Midfielder Will Johnson has signed a multi-year contract extension with the Portland Timbers, the club announced Monday.

Titans owner 'Bud' Adams dies at age 90

HOUSTON, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- K.S. "Bud" Adams, who owned an NFL franchise -- first in Houston and then in Tennessee -- for 54 years, has died. He was 90.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Friday, Aug. 2, 2013.
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Hunt family sells Columbus Crew to Precourt Sports Ventures

COLUMBUS, Ohio, July 30 (UPI) -- Hunt Sports Group announced Tuesday it has sold the Columbus Crew Major League Soccer franchise to a company headed by California investor Anthony Precourt.

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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Aug. 2, 2012.
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Chiefs to honor Hunt with uniform patch

Chiefs to honor Hunt with uniform patch

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jan. 31 (UPI) -- The Kansas City Chiefs will make a patch bearing Lamar Hunt's initials a permanent part of their uniforms to honor the man who founded the NFL team.

Long-time K.C. Chiefs exec steps down

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Jack Steadman, who has been associated with the Kansas City Chiefs since the teams' founding, is stepping down as team vice chairman.

NFL: San Diego 20, Kansas City 9

SAN DIEGO, Dec. 18 (UPI) -- LaDainian Tomlinson rushed for two touchdowns Sunday night as the San Diego Chargers beat the Kansas City Chiefs, 20-9.

Chiefs owner Lamar Hunt dies

DALLAS, Dec. 14 (UPI) -- Kansas City Chiefs owner Lamar Hunt lost his long battle with prostate cancer Wednesday night at Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas.

MLS: Chicago 1, Colorado 0

BRIDGEVIEW, Ill., Aug. 26 (UPI) -- Dasan Robinson scored the game's only goal Saturday to give the Chicago Fire their third straight MLS victory, 1-0, over the Colorado Rapids.

Chiefs withdraw Super Bowl request

KANSAS CITY, Mo., May 26 (UPI) -- The Kansas City Chiefs Thursday lifted their request to host the 2015 Super Bowl because of faltering plans for a rolling roof at Arrowhead Stadium.

New leases for Chiefs and Royals

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jan. 25 (UPI) -- Jackson County, Mo., Wednesday reached new lease agreements with the NFL's Kansas City Chiefs and baseball's Kansas City Royals.

Kansas City may get the Super Bowl

KANSAS CITY, Mo., Nov. 16 (UPI) -- It appears the city of Kansas City will be host city for a Super Bowl in a few years.

MLS: Chicago 2, DC United 0

HAPERVILLE, Ill., Nov. 9 (UPI) -- The Chicago Fire posted a 2-0 victory over D.C. United Sunday in Game Two of their MLS Eastern Conference semifinals.

Marcus Allen elected to Hall of Fame

SAN DIEGO, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- The scenario was perfect for Marcus Allen this weekend with his former team -- the Oakland Raiders -- playing Super Bowl XXXVII in his hometown.

Pro Football Hall of Fame Members

CANTON, Ohio, Aug. 3 (UPI) -- Members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame:

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Half of Final Four determined today

MLS season opens Saturday

MLS kicks off its seventh season Saturday and, like many years past, the tenor of this one may well define the fate of the young, struggling league.
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Dallas Burn stadium plans fall through

MCKINNEY, Texas, Feb. 28 (UPI) -- The Dallas Burn's dreams of a new stadium have been iced by the suburb of McKinney, which decided Thursday to pull out of a planned 22,000-seat facility to attr

Pro Football Hall of Fame Members

The annual selections to the Pro Football Hall of Fame:
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