Golf – 2018 Ryder Cup at Le Golf National – Guyancourt, France – September 30, 2018 Team Europe’s Sergio Garcia reacts during the singles REUTERS/Paul Childs (Reuters) – Former U.S. Masters champion Sergio Garcia has apologized for his disqualification from the Saudi International earlier this month and said he letRead More →

Nikita Kucherov, the NHL’s top point-producer, collected one goal and three assists to lead the host Tampa Bay Lightning to a 6-3 win over the Calgary Flames on Tuesday night. Feb 12, 2019; Tampa, FL, USA;Tampa Bay Lightning center Brayden Point (21) is Calgary Flames by center J.T. Miller (10)Read More →

(Reuters) – American Sam Querrey fired his 13th ace on match point to dispatch rising South African talent Lloyd Harris 7-6(2) 6-2 in the first round of the New York Open on Tuesday. The big-serving Querrey proved too strong for the 21-year-old Harris, who is the second-highest ranked South AfricanRead More →

(Reuters) – The Prefontaine Classic, North America’s only Diamond League meeting, will be held at California’s Stanford University this year as work continues on a new world championship stadium at the traditional site in Eugene, Oregon, officials said on Tuesday. Stanford’s Cobb Track near San Francisco was deemed the bestRead More →

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown said it’s “time to move on” in a tweet Tuesday and also officially requested a trade from the team, ESPN reported. Dec 30, 2018; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown (84) looks on during warm-ups before the Steelers host the CincinnatiRead More →

Isaiah Thomas could make his Denver Nuggets debut on Wednesday against the Sacramento Kings, 10 1/2 months after undergoing surgery on his right hip for the second time. FILE PHOTO: Feb 2, 2019; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Denver Nuggets guard Isaiah Thomas (0) warms up prior to the game against theRead More →

Karen Khachanov lost his opening match for the second consecutive week, as the second-seeded Russian and world No. 11 fell 3-6, 6-3, 6-2 to 211th-ranked Tallon Griekspoor on Tuesday in the ABN Amro World Tennis Tournament at Rotterdam, Netherlands. FILE PHOTO: Tennis – Australian Open – Second Round – MelbourneRead More →

Matt Kuchar’s first PGA victory in four years should have had a happy ending. Feb 8, 2019; Pebble Beach, CA, USA; Matt Kuchar on the fourth tee during the second round of the AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am golf tournament at Monterey Peninsula Country Club – Shore Cours. Mandatory Credit: MichaelRead More →

The Los Angeles Dodgers are confident that shortstop Corey Seager, out for most of last season after elbow and hip surgeries, will be back in the lineup for Opening Day. FILE PHOTO: Apr 3, 2018; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Corey Seager (5) hits a single against theRead More →

The Los Angeles Dodgers are confident that shortstop Corey Seager, out for most of last season after elbow and hip surgeries, will be back in the lineup for Opening Day. FILE PHOTO: Feb 23, 2018; Phoenix, AZ, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers designated hitter Corey Seager (5) bats against the ChicagoRead More →

(Reuters) – Former French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko overcame strong winds and a determined Mihaela Buzarnescu to advance to the second round of the Qatar Open with a 6-1 4-6 6-2 victory on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: Tennis – Australian Open – First Round – Melbourne Arena, Melbourne, Australia, January 14,Read More →

FILE PHOTO: Tennis – Australian Open – Quarter-final – Melbourne Park, Melbourne, Australia, January 23, 2019. Japan’s Kei Nishikori in action during the match against Serbia’s Novak Djokovic. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi (Reuters) – Kei Nishikori overcame Pierre-Hugues Herbert 3-6 6-1 6-4 at the Rotterdam Open on Tuesday on his return fromRead More →

Feb 10, 2019; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James (23) reacts after a Philadelphia 76ers score during the fourth quarter at Wells Fargo Center. Mandatory Credit: Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James is the NBA’s highest-paid player for the fifth consecutive year withRead More →

(Reuters) – The governing body for chess launched a campaign on Tuesday for the game to be included at the 2024 Paris Olympics. The International Chess Federation (FIDE) called for faster formats of traditional chess, called rapid and blitz, to be included on the Olympic program. FIDE said in aRead More →

The Arizona Cardinals are deflecting chatter that they might take Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray with the No. 1 pick in the 2019 NFL Draft as both coach Kliff Kingsbury and team president Michael Bidwill made comments Tuesday in support of the status quo. FILE PHOTO: Dec 29, 2018; Miami Gardens,Read More →

U.S. captain Tiger Woods on Tuesday named Fred Couples, Zach Johnson and Steve Stricker as assistants for the 2019 Presidents Cup, scheduled for Dec. 9-15 in Melbourne, Australia. FILE PHOTO: Jan 27, 2019; San Diego, CA, USA; Tiger Woods looks on from the 13th green during the final round ofRead More →

Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown said it’s “time to move on” in a tweet Tuesday and also officially requested a trade from the team, ESPN reported. FILE PHOTO: Dec 23, 2018; New Orleans, LA, USA; Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown prior to kickoff against the New Orleans SaintsRead More →

FILE PHOTO: Sep 26, 2018; New York City, NY, USA; New York Mets starting pitcher Jacob deGrom (48) pitches against the Atlanta Braves during the first inning at Citi Field. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports New York Mets ace Jacob deGrom has given the club a deadline of OpeningRead More →

FILE PHOTO: Feb 3, 2016; Dallas, TX, USA; Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh (1) makes a jump shot against the Dallas Mavericks during the second half at the American Airlines Center. The Heat defeat the Mavericks 93-90. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports Chris Bosh said he will officially retireRead More →

LONDON (Reuters) – Screaming across Sydney Harbor at the helm of a 50-foot foiling catamaran with Australia’s green and gold emblazoned on its sail and its flag flying is a dream come true for Tom Slingsby. FILE PHOTO: Australia’s Tom Slingsby celebrates after crossing the finish line to win goldRead More →