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Alex Morgan hits TV screens Saturday night

Alex Morgan hits TV screens Saturday night

The Equalizer Staff January 24, 2015 8

United States women’s national team and Portland Thorns FC forward Alex Morgan will appear on the Nickelodeon show Nicky, Ricky, Dicky & Dawn on Saturday night at 8:30 p.m. ET. The show is about

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Boston, Seattle talk smack over Super Bowl

Boston, Seattle talk smack over Super Bowl

The Equalizer Staff January 24, 2015 20

If you are like just about every fan in the world at this point, you are sick of hearing about “Deflategate” and the air pressure of footballs that the New England Patriots used beat

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Lofton brings Spirit background to Boston

Lofton brings Spirit background to Boston

Jennifer Gordon January 23, 2015 3

While many question the overall importance of the NWSL Draft in terms of roster building, few question that the event generates many exciting and sometimes surprising storylines to break up a seemingly endless offseason.

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Stevens was driving USSF van when booked for DUI

Stevens was driving USSF van when booked for DUI

Jeff Kassouf January 22, 2015 135

Jerramy Stevens, the husband of United States goalkeeper Hope Solo, was driving a U.S. Soccer team vehicle when he was arrested for a DUI on Monday outside of Los Angeles, NBC Sports can confirm.

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Best of the rest: Undrafted players look for chances

Best of the rest: Undrafted players look for chances

Jennifer Gordon January 22, 2015 18

When the final of the 36 names were called Friday at the NWSL Draft in Philadelphia, the energy and hustle of the room didn’t die away immediately. The coaches and staff of most NWSL

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Spirit sign Argentine striker Estefania Banini

Spirit sign Argentine striker Estefania Banini

The Equalizer Staff January 22, 2015 24

Six days after trading away leading scorer Jodie Taylor, the Washington Spirit have landed Argentine forward Estefania Banini.  The 24-year-old spent the previous four seasons playing for Colo Colo in Chile. “Estefania is an

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USSF suspends Solo 30 days for ‘poor decision’

USSF suspends Solo 30 days for ‘poor decision’

Jeff Kassouf January 21, 2015 239

U.S. Soccer has suspended starting goalkeeper Hope Solo from the team for 30 days. The suspension is effective immediately. Solo will miss away matches against France on Feb. 8 and England on Feb. 13.

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FC Kansas City to open season at Sporting Park

FC Kansas City to open season at Sporting Park

The Equalizer Staff January 21, 2015 18

FC Kansas City will open its defense of its National Women’s Soccer League title at Sporting Park — the home of MLS side Sporting Kansas City — on April 12 against Sky Blue FC.

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Seattle Reign sign Danish forward Katrine Veje

Seattle Reign sign Danish forward Katrine Veje

The Equalizer Staff January 21, 2015 31

Seattle Reign FC signed Danish international forward Katrine Veje for the second half of the 2015 NWSL season, the club announced Wednesady. Veje will join the Reign after her contract expires with Brøndby IF of

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The Lowdown: Inside the 2015 NWSL Draft

The Lowdown: Inside the 2015 NWSL Draft

Dan Lauletta January 20, 2015 15

PHILADELPHIA — When last week’s NWSL draft was over, nine coaches took turns standing in front of the background curtain decorated with league logos, and told the gathered media how well the day had

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