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Spieth hangs on to Masters lead, but only barely

Rory McIlroy was satisfied he achieved the solid start he was hoping for after an opening-round 70 at the Masters left the Irishman four shots off the lead at Augusta National, writes Simon Lewis in Augusta . He took command with a third-round 67,...

Masters begins with ceremonial tee shows by Nicklaus, Player

Palmer's health has been in decline for some time, meaning he stood as an onlooker on the 1st tee here on Thursday morning rather than hitting a ceremonial opening drive. "You really don't want to visit the Delta ticket booth down on the left", Nickl...

Spurs stop surging Pistons to clinch playoff berth

Aldridge added 10 rebounds and Leonard had six rebounds and five assists for San Antonio , which has won six straight. Defensively, yields 100.5 points against the opposing teams. No one in the Pistons starting lineup was blameless, but it all start...

Kansas City Chiefs place franchise tag on All-Pro safety Eric Berry

He looked quicker and faster as he racked up 61 tackles, 10 pass deflections and two interceptions as he made the Pro Bowl for the fourth time in four seasons.“When you say the word Eric Berry, there’s a lot of things that come to mind, ” Dorsey said...

Avery Bradley rejects Gordon Hayward's game-winning attempt

Long story. I guess that's what I specialize in. And they fought us hard the entire game and it just shows how mature we're becoming as a team. Like Saturday's 101-89 win over Miami, this victory wasn't artistic for those who only appreciate high-s...

Clinton thunders to big win in SC

Clinton beat Bernie Sanders in the Nevada Democratic caucuses and was able to eke out a win over Sanders in the Iowa caucuses. Saturday, Clinton received about 75 percent of the votes in the SC primary election. Donald Trump is on the Democ...

Candidates Step up Their Game Before Super Tuesday

This was true again in Nevada, as CNN reported from the entrance poll: Trump took 57 percent of the vote from caucus-goers who did not attend college but only 37 percent from those with postgraduate degrees. However, because Super Tuesday is 15 state...

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Rockies' Jon Gray says he's ready for D-backs' challenge

He went 2-1 with a 3.41 ERA in five starts against the Rockies this season. Tonight's matchup is shaping up to be a pitcher's duel, as Greinke went 17-7 with a 3.20 ERA dur...

Steelers celebrate win in Baltimore

While he only had three catches on the day, they came in key spots and totaled for 47 yards. Bell carried the ball 35 times to help the Steelers amass 381 yards in offense. Bro...

Yankees beat Twins in Major League Baseball wildcard playoff

This was a moment when the Yankees' season was very much on the line, much too early in the Wild Card game. The Yankees slugger made his first playoff appearance and he picke...

Twins chase Yankees' Luis Severino in the first inning

For those who need a refresher on how these two teams fared most recently against one-another, it was a complete one-sided clobbering back on Sept 18-20, when the Bombers swept...

Chiefs Stay Perfect After 29-20 Takedown of Redskins

The number of receivers Alex Smith completed a pass to in last night's contest. Those tallies included a 78-yard touchdown that put the Chiefs on top of the defending Super Bowl ...

Verstappen hopeful Red Bull can repeat Malaysia GP performance

After a dismal performance two weeks ago in the Singapore Grand Prix, Vettel desperately needed to win some points and close the distance between him and rival Lewis Hamilto...

Goff, Prescott meet after wildly different rookie seasons

ESPN notes that in the Super Bowl era, there have been only two other teams to allow that many in each of the first four games in a season - the 2005 San Francisco 49ers and...

Raiders fall to Broncos, may have lost Carr in the process

For the second game in a row, the Broncos managed only 16 points, however, while they lost to the Buffalo Bills last week, they were able to win this week over the Raiders with...

Raiders at Broncos: Betting odds, weather forecast, injuries and more

Timothy Tebow, who led the Broncos to a 38-24 victory on November 6, 2011. They used Matt McGloin and Connor Cook a year ago . The Denver Broncos sack Oakland Raiders q...

National Football League injury updates: Vikings lose rookie rusher; Titans QB out

The Vikings were already without quarterback Sam Bradford for the third straight game because of a sore left knee, and the scars from last year's ruinous injuries starting with...

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Jose Mourinho has six 'chosen ones' at Manchester United - Danny Blind

Jose Mourinho has six 'chosen ones' at Manchester United - Danny Blind

Manchester City have underlined their status as one of the Premier League's title challengers for this season, with Guardiola's men now top of the table and ahead of Mancheste...

W2W4: Best matches to watch Sunday at the Presidents Cup

W2W4: Best matches to watch Sunday at the Presidents Cup

With most of the work already done, a dominant US team needed only one point from the 12 singles matches Sunday. "It was a fun ride, " Stricker said. I'm going to add some tou...

No. 7 Georgia surges into game at Tennessee

Georgia also traveled senior place-kicker David Marvin, to go with place-kicker Rodrigo Blankenship and punter Cameron Nizialek. While the yards don't pile up like they did as a fr...

Lineups for Chelsea vs Manchester City announced

Lineups for Chelsea vs Manchester City announced

They have scored five goals or more in their last three Premier League games, so Chelsea's first task will be to stop them. How Conte must have envied Pep Guardiola , who ...

Mourinho hopes Fellaini recovers in 2 weeks for Man United

Mourinho hopes Fellaini recovers in 2 weeks for Man United

Lindelof arrived in England with a blossoming reputation and as a player being tipped to take his game to even greater heights on Premier League and Champions League stages with ...

Milestone man Warner sets up win for Australia

Warner (124 off 119 balls), who struck his 14th ODI hundred in his milestone match adding 231 for the opening stand with in-form Aaron Finch (94). Peter Handscomb and Travis Head...

Jack Nicklaus believes the Presidents Cup's popularity is growing

Jack Nicklaus believes the Presidents Cup's popularity is growing

One some of his teammates can't even fathom. "I think it's going to become harder and harder for players to play at the top level for long periods of time", Scott said. But if hi...

Injuries: Randall Cobb set to play for Packers vs. Bears

Injuries: Randall Cobb set to play for Packers vs. Bears

The overall series record now stands at 94-94-6. Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers confirmed the players , coaches and staff will repeat its display of unity and wants to tak...

Surprising Knicks player emerges as leader after Carmelo Anthony trade

Surprising Knicks player emerges as leader after Carmelo Anthony trade

George spoke with Sam Amick of USA Today on media day and opened up about how he ended up in OKC and what exactly his frustrations with in were. The Golden State Warriors h...