Sports

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:48

So yeah, it is always cool to be part of some sort of history in golf. Any minute now, the U.S. Open will begin. Golfer Brandt Snedeker said he spotted something while on the course at Erin Hills , about 35 miles northwest of Milwaukee.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:44

The 2011 U.S. Open champion didn't hit another fairway after No. 10. McIlroy is back to even-par for the round after bogeying the first three holes on the front nine. Sergio Garcia, of Spain, hits a drive on the 12th hole during the second round of the U.S. Open golf tournament Friday, June 16, 2017, at Erin Hills in Erin, Wis.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:36

Hayward is a safer option than Griffin and the Celtics are undoubtedly going after him harder. The Boston Celtics made it to the Eastern Conference Finals this season before losing to the Cleveland Cavaliers in five games. On top of that, Griffin finished the 2016 postseason on the sideline with an injured quad against the Portland Trail Blazers. His last two postseasons have been cut short by an assortment of injuries (quad, toe) and he underwent knee surgery in the past year as ...

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:36

After three birdies on the back, he still finished +2 on the back after two bogeys and a triple. Playing with a Green Bay Packers-inspired green-and-gold bag, Fowler got the crowd on his side early and never made a single bogey all day long.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:32

The Brit has won three tournaments in the past 12 months. The world number eight looked relatively comfortable throughout, although she was forced to battle back from losing her serve midway through the second set. "I had to raise my game and only had one little dip". Though Konta failed to make the conversion, the result seemed a foregone conclusion as Barty quickly gave Konta the advantage once more, which she duly made the most of.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:28

Now a four-time Champions League victor, Ronaldo finished as the competition's top scorer for the fifth season running, substantially enhancing his chances of matching fierce rival Lionel Messi's tally of five Ballon d'Or crowns. The Serie A champions progressed to the showpiece in Cardiff having suffered no defeats and conceded only three goals in their 12 games in the tournament, but Madrid blew them away with a superb second-half showing to secure a 4-1 victory.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:26

Here now we take a look at the Day 1 draft picks for the Baltimore Orioles , Boston Red Sox, Tampa Bay Rays and Toronto Blue Jays , and how they project going forward. In fact, FSU baseball recruiting loses players every year to the MLB Draft with recruits opting to sign with MLB teams instead of attending college. Former Miles City Outlaw and Rosebud native Brac Warren was drafted by the San Francisco Giants in the 17th round of the MLB Draft on Wednesday.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:13

Dafne Schippers (NED) victor of the women's 200m celebrates after first being disqualified at the Diamond League Bislett Games at Bislett stadium in Olso on June 15, 2017. There was an impressive crowd in Oslo , and the biggest cheer of the night came towards the end of proceedings when Karsten Warholm produced a brilliant performance to win the men's 400m hurdles.

by | June 17, 2017 | 05:09

Crosby's former minor hockey coach Paul Mason said in an interview on Monday that this drops the Penguins' captain into some pretty elite company. Darren Cossar, executive director of Hockey Nova Scotia, said Crosby has been a trailblazer for many other Nova Scotia hockey players who are aspiring to play in the NHL .

by | June 17, 2017 | 04:57

Earlier in June, TMZ reported Floyd asked to have his alcohol monitoring ankle bracelet removed so he could avoid injuries while training. Floyd, 27, was arrested and charged with extreme DWI on December 12, 2016 after being found with a blood alcohol level of 0.217 and passed out at the wheel of his auto.

by | June 17, 2017 | 04:55

With three major titles under his belt, Wawrinka is known for his aggressive backhand shots and has a flawless 3-0 record in Grand Slam finals. The Spaniard became the first player to win 10 titles in any Grand Slam tournament in the Open Era.

by | June 17, 2017 | 04:54

Despite the rain playing spoilsport for Australia, it finished second in a group that had hosts England as well as New Zealand. India claimed a nine-wicket win at Edgabston on Thursday to set up a final with arch-rivals Pakistan at The Oval on Sunday.

by | June 17, 2017 | 04:52

However, the humor in this commercial can be found within Ball's speaking parts, where he pokes fun at his passionate and overbearing father, LaVar Ball , by sharing some less-than-stellar memories. In a letter that was published by The Player's Tribune today, Lonzo took it a step further by penning a letter to LaVar that serves as a Father's Day reflection.

by | June 17, 2017 | 04:44

Mayweather , now 40 and lives in Vegas, is still the WBC's champion emeritus at super-welterweight while American Jermell Charlo is the WBC super-welterweight champion. " It's hard to say if it's a mismatch ", Sulaiman told ESPN . Conor McGregor will enter the fight as the underdog and will have a lot to prove, being a UFC fighter.

by | June 17, 2017 | 04:39

Fox put up a cutthroat 39 points as Kentucky eliminated Ball's UCLA team in the Sweet 16, and admitted his approach to the head-to-head showdown was to "shut LaVar Ball up". Everything you've told me, I've absorbed and used on the court. "A lot of people ask if I ever get sick of you talking about me", he goes on to write.

by | June 17, 2017 | 04:35

Sohail, a former national selector, came under fire after he lashed out at Pakistan captain Sarfraz Ahmed on a television channel, saying he should not be too smug or over smart. Ranting on the team live on TV, Sohail slammed Sarfraz Ahmed for overblown praises for the team for beating England while insinuating that "external forces" were responsible for Pakistan's victory.

by | June 17, 2017 | 04:24

The U.S. Embassy in Havana , which reopened in August 2015, will remain as a full-fledged diplomatic outpost. "It's going to really hurt me because the majority of my clients are from the United States", said Enrique Montoto, 61, who rents rooms on USA online home-rental marketplace Airbnb, which expanded into Cuba in 2015.

by | June 17, 2017 | 04:22

A pickup truck driven by Hughes, 43, was traveling east and crossed the tracks directly in front of a train, which struck its passenger side, police said. Hughes last fought in the UFC in 2011 before retiring from the sport, although he had hinted at a comeback in recent months. According to Robbins, Hughes' family is also at the hospital.

by | June 17, 2017 | 04:19

Portuguese newspaper A Bola are saying that the four time Ballon d'Or victor does not want to continue in Spain and has grown disillusioned by the €14.7 million tax accusations against him. Ronaldo , though, has publicly maintained that he has a clear conscience , while also privately confessing amid this saga that he wants to leave Spain .

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:43

KD had 39 points, seven rebounds and five assists, but more importantly the Warriors were a plus-18 over his 40 minutes of play. "I work hard, I believe in myself, I believe in the game , I respect the game , I love the game , and I knew at some point in my life that it will come around for me".

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:43

Earlier this year, Curry said he agreed with Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank calling Trump an " asset ", as long as he " removes the 'et ". The Warriors won the NBA Championship on Monday night, defeating the Cleveland Cavaliers in five games.

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:44

The annual game set to take place at the Nationals Park Thursday night will go on as planned , despite a grim baseball practice in Alexandria, where a gunman opened fire injuring Rep. "D.C. experienced a tragedy yesterday, and many of us unfortunately had to witness it", he said before Thursday's game. House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi lashed out angrily at such comments.

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:43

Manchester United have shifted their focus to signing Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata after Atletico Madrid star Antoine Griezmann confirmed that he will stay at the Spanish club next season. A similar punishment for similar violations was recently brought down on both Barcelona and Real Madrid, with Barcelona unable to sign players for the 2015 calendar year, while Real Madrid's ban was lifted by a one-man CAS panel leaving them only incapacitated for the January 2017 window.

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:38

With this victory, he moved above Pete Sampras in the list of all-time Grand Slam winners. His collection of 15 Slams stands just three behind great rival Roger Federer . A tired Wawrinka put up a valiant fight-the Swiss beat Andy Murray in a match that lasted more than four-and-a-half hours in the semi-finals-but there is likely no player in the world who could have bettered the Spanish clay-court master in peak form on Sunday.

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:37

Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado is in the lineup after missing four games because of an injured left hand and wrist. The Baltimore Orioles have lost 13 of their last 17 games when allowing more than three runs. Abreu started the sixth with a single, Garcia was hit by a pitch and Todd Frazier walked to load the bases. Machado was tagged out at second as he tried to extend the hit to a double.

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:36

The Premier League season begins on August 12. Our first match at Wembley will be Chelsea . Huddersfield, out of the top flight since 1972, face Chelsea , Everton , Manchester City and Arsenal in their last four matches, while Tottenham , Manchester United and Liverpool are the opponents in three of Brighton's final four.

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:30

But Steph Curry says he's chose to boycott. But Steph Curry told reporters Wednesday that while the team will still decide as a group on what they plan to do, he hasn't changed his stance from what he would like that decision to be. I also find it amusing because it seems to me Lebron James started the "super team" thing we see in the National Basketball Association right now.

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:30

Since Trump was sworn into office, he has been visited by championship teams such as the New England Patriots and Clemson Tigers, and the Pittsburgh Penguins have said that they will go to the White House if invited, but Warriors players as a whole are reportedly opposed to it.

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:32

Joe Barton, R-Texas, the Republican team manager. "Then people were yelling, 'He has a gun!'" Jeff Flake and Rep. Brad Wenstrup, who is a physician, applied pressure to his wound, Flake said. However, Collins said while it is "extraordinarily safe" within the walls of the Capital compound, it's more risky when they are out and about in their own districts.

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:28

The team played the entire playoffs without top defenseman Kris Letang , and also dealt with several other key injuries throughout the season. Only teammate Evgeni Malkin (28 points) had more than Crosby's 27 this postseason. He scored just two goals in this year's postseason, but both came in the seventh game of the Eastern Conference Final against the Ottawa Senators .

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:19

He had been high in the betting last week and was briefly favourite before McInnes looked to have secured the job. They have been given permission by Aberdeen to speak to Derek McInnes . Milne went on to say that his manager has " real ambitions for the club " and added that he and the board are " all on the same page " when it comes to guiding the club forward in the upcoming seasons.

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:10

The Golden State Warriors captured their second National Basketball Association championship in three years last night, preventing LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers from winning back-to-back titles. Jerry West went 1-8 in the NBA Finals . Curry replaced Asahd's face with his own as a baby, and placed two NBA Finals trophies beside him. James became the first player to ever average a triple-double in the Finals, and it wasn't almost enough to beat the league's best team.

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:03

That's just under the average for "UFC Fight Night" shows so far this year, which now stands at 962,000 viewers, but the event from Auckland, New Zealand still did well enough to ensure the event was No.1 in total viewers and 18-49 year-olds among sports cable networks that evening.

by | June 16, 2017 | 09:00

Garcia has 10 top-25 finishes in his 17 U.S. Opens . Do not mention to Fowler that his start was blissfully easy. Everyone on the PGA Tour knows Fowler has the game to score like this, even in a major. Hadwin, from Abbotsford, B.C., made his six straight birdies from No. 18 through No. 5. Dustin Johnson joined the club in 2016. "I'm a little frustrated that I shot three over", Johnson said.

by | June 16, 2017 | 08:58

The striker continues to be linked with a big-money exit from Monaco - as does teammate Lemar, with Tottenham said to be among those interested in the attacking midfielder. Mbappe and Lemar have both been linked with moves to the Premier League, and Lloris has not been surprised by the attention the Monaco pair has received.