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I couldn't have shot any higher - Johnson after missing US Open cut
- June 18, 2017

Holmes (69) and overnight leader Rickie Fowler, who slumped to a one-over 73, carding three consecutive bogeys in a back nine retreat. Sixty-eight players made the cut, with former champion Webb Simpson, former Masters and British Open victor Zach Johnson and former PGA champion Keegan Bradley all making it on the number. (more...)
Warriors to decide on White House visit 'when and if necessary'
- June 18, 2017

While the Golden State Warriors have yet to release a statement, several players have publicly criticized the president in the past. "Today is all about celebrating our championship", the statement reads. "I was expecting more", coach Steve Kerr told KTVU-TV, joking about the size of the crowd. I feel like there are actions that occur, that continue the dividing of everyone. (more...)
Summerhays takes advantage of Dufner collapse at Memorial Summerhays takes advantage of Dufner collapse at Memorial
- June 18, 2017

Jordan Spieth was one shot out of the lead after the opening round. Dufner drove it into the right rough on 18 before lightning hit and play was suspended. This is the first time I've said anything about it. "And there was two 65s and I'm cruising, then not cruising (Saturday) and come back today". I thought I was in control. (more...)
'Morning Joe' Crushes Newt Gingrich for Pushing 'Grotesque' Robert Mueller Conspiracy
- June 18, 2017

He specifically cited a Harvard study showing that Trump received 93 percent negative coverage from certain media outlets. So, the fantasy that didn't occur is now being replaced by - by the way, technically, the president of the United States can not obstruct justice. (more...)
Thomas makes charge up US Open leaderboard
- June 18, 2017

JUSTIN THOMAS LIT up Erin Hills with a record-breaking round on Saturday, charging into sole possession of the U.S. Open lead courtesy of the lowest score to par in the tournament's history. "I didn't know about the relation to par, so that was an added bonus". Thomas, who shot a 59 and has three victories this season on the PGA Tour, also moved into the lead with his putt at 18. (more...)
Portugal sees Ronaldo fully focused on Confederations Cup Portugal sees Ronaldo fully focused on Confederations Cup
- June 18, 2017

THE Confederations Cup kicks off with a match that will be of great interest to Leeds United fans. After having two early chances cleared off the line, they took the lead when Michael Boxall scored an own goal after Denis Glushakov had struck the post . (more...)
Can't think of all-time India XI without considering Yuvraj: Dravid Can't think of all-time India XI without considering Yuvraj: Dravid
- June 18, 2017

There were some question marks raised about Yuvraj's form heading into the World Cup, but once the competition got under way, the Punjab cricketer was the most impressive player on show. I learned a lot from him and my career flourished under him the most. A lot of people can actually get inspired, not to give up. A lot of people think there's stigma with cancer. (more...)
Justin Thomas shoots first 9-under round in US Open history
- June 18, 2017

Tonight marked the first time since the world rankings were created in 1986 that the top three ranked golfers on the planet missed the cut at a US Open though. coli bacteria in water at a hydration station near the 12th hole. The Japanese star birdied six of his first eight holes Friday, finishing round two at five under for the tournament. (more...)
Could Antonio Conte quit Chelsea? Could Antonio Conte quit Chelsea?
- June 18, 2017

The Italian , however, is said to be reluctant to sign an extension, which has contributed to tension understood to have already been growing. He also wants that deal to given him a bigger summer transfer window war chest to work with, and more autonomy throughout the organization, at several levels. (more...)
Habs trade Nathan Beaulieu to Buffalo Habs trade Nathan Beaulieu to Buffalo
- June 18, 2017

With Montreal facing elimination in game six of their series against the New York Rangers in the 2017 National Hockey League playoffs, Beaulieu was named as a healthy scratch. "Over the last three seasons, there have been moments when Beaulieu has looked terrific on the ice, but like most young defensemen, consistency has been a problem". (more...)
Unchanged India line-up for Champions Trophy final, hints Kohli
- June 18, 2017

After their comfortable win against Zimbabwe, Pakistan were shot out for 74 and just when England looked to canter to a facile win, rain spoiled play and points were shared. The same can perhaps be said in this case too - India will face Pakistan for the second time in a global event, rather an ICC event. "History can change, and I hope we can [change it]", he added. (more...)
Browns rookie Myles Garret sprains foot, to be ready for camp Browns rookie Myles Garret sprains foot, to be ready for camp
- June 18, 2017

The initial fear on the Browns end was any possible structural damage. However, Garrett was said to be "fine". Garrett was limited during organized team activities and minicamp with what Cleveland.com reported as a sore foot. Overall, Garrett registered 141 tackles, 47 tackles for loss and 31 sacks during his three years at Texas A&M. The deal is projected to be worth $9.5 million and includes a $5.06 million signing bonus. (more...)
Twins draft California prep shortstop Royce Lewis at No. 1 Twins draft California prep shortstop Royce Lewis at No. 1
- June 18, 2017

The 6-foot-1, 190-pound Lewis was named the 2017 Gatorade Player of the Year in California. Lewis has a chance to stay at shortstop, premium speed, power potential and a long track record, including hitting.500 with eight walks and no strikeouts for USA Baseball's 18U national team last fall. (more...)
Golden State Warriors parade set for Thursday in Oakland
- June 18, 2017

So bear with me, because while it sounds like I'm saying "the Warriors played differently after they got Kevin Durant " what I'm really trying to say is this: Without Kevin Durant last year, and with him this year, the Dubs played like two different greatest teams of all time . (more...)
Real Madrid celebrates 12th European Cup with fans in Spain Real Madrid celebrates 12th European Cup with fans in Spain
- June 18, 2017

Ronaldo scored 42 goals in all competitions this season including 12 in the Champions League . It was a thrilling first half with the Italians making a strong start. "I have signed a long-term contract at Madrid". Buffon and (Andrea) Barzagli will still be with us next year, and they still have a lot to give us. (more...)
Mayor Promises Stanley Cup Parade, But Plans Unclear So Far Mayor Promises Stanley Cup Parade, But Plans Unclear So Far
- June 18, 2017

The 2016 finals feature Penguins and San Jose Sharks. Seeds of doubt could've been planted when injuries piled up, particularly the loss of top defenseman Kris Letang . Last year's game six averaged a 1.6 18-49 rating. Mario (Lemieux , team owner) said he'll go down in history as one of the greatest leaders and Jim Rutherford (team general manager) referred to him as one of the top four players of all time. (more...)
PGA: Casey in US Open mix
- June 18, 2017

Day fell back when it took him three chips from behind the green at No. 4 to get it on the putting surface, leading to the first of his two triple bogeys. "So I just need to go home , relax a little bit, hang out with the family and I'll see you at the Open Championship in a month". Sixty-eight players made the cut , with former champion Webb Simpson, former Masters and British Open victor Zach Johnson and former PGA champion Keegan Bradley all making it on the number. (more...)
Spain's Lopez to play Berdych in Stuttgart Open quarters Spain's Lopez to play Berdych in Stuttgart Open quarters
- June 18, 2017

The 39-year-old Haas, who defeated Roger Federer in the second round on Wednesday, was playing for the last time at the grass-court tournament, and he was accompanied by his six-year-old daughter Valentina at the post-match news conference, where she sat on his lap. (more...)
Victor Martinez hospitalized, place on 10-day DL; John Hicks recalled Victor Martinez hospitalized, place on 10-day DL; John Hicks recalled
- June 18, 2017

The Tigers called up catcher/first baseman John Hicks from Triple-A Toledo. Victor Martinez was released from the hospital Saturday morning, after spending two nights there with an irregular heartbeat. He drilled 27 home runs a year ago and gives the Tigers another power threat in the order alongside the likes of Miguel Cabrera , Justin Upton and J.D. (more...)
Coyotes trade goalie Mike Smith to Flames Coyotes trade goalie Mike Smith to Flames
- June 18, 2017

Sportsnet insider Elliotte Friedman first broke the trade , which isn't official until the trade call is completed. Hickey, an Alberta native now playing at Boston University, was a 2014 third-round pick by Calgary. The veteran backstop has gone 195-198-60 with a 2.70 GAA and.913 save mark over 474 career games between the Stars, Lightning and Coyotes, respectively. (more...)