(Reuters) – Russell Henley incurred a bizarre eight-stroke penalty in the second round at the Mayakoba Classic on Saturday after realizing that one of the balls he had played was different from the rest. The three-times PGA Tour winner was signing balls for fans when he noticed the discrepancy andRead More →

Patriots coach Bill Belichick doesn’t tolerate fights and doesn’t like undisciplined play, and when he sees it from other teams, he makes an example of it with his own team. That’s the word from Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, who said on Friday that incidents like the Thursday fracas between theRead More →

It’s not going to give him another chance at history, but “Jeopardy!” legend James Holzhauer was at least able to avenge his shocking loss and win $250,000 in the process in an episode that aired Friday. Facing librarian Emma Boettcher — who ended his historic run earlier this year — in the two-dayRead More →

The first month of the 2019-20 NBA season has been full of surprises, from a rash of injuries that transformed the three-time champion Golden State Warriors into bottom dwellers to the suspension of Dion Waiters for allegedly taking a THC-infused gummy that caused his panic attack on the team plane.Read More →

Sit and start is relative and league dependent, so consider some of these suggestions more “fliers” and “fades” (note that some are targeted for DFS). Good luck with your Week 11 lineups. Dallas Cowboys @ Detroit Lions Start: Randall Cobb Sit: Marvin Jones Cobb has seen eight targets in consecutiveRead More →

The UFC returns to Sao Paulo, Brazil, this week for its twenty-second UFC on ESPN+ event, featuring a light heavyweight showdown between Jan Blachowicz and Ronaldo “Jacare” Souza. The fight card is set following Friday’s official weigh-in, although three prelim fighters failed to make weight. Blachowicz was gunning for aRead More →

Two free-agents-to-be have accepted qualifying offers from Major League Baseball clubs, which is two more than some years. Jake Odorizzi will return to the Minnesota Twins and Jose Abreu will be back with the Chicago White Sox next season after accepting one-year, $17.8 million contracts and foregoing free agency. EightRead More →

This one is hard to watch, so reader: be warned. In Wednesday night’s game between Northern Illinois and Toledo, Rockets defensive end Terrance Taylor put a late hit on Huskies quarterback Ross Bowers, and it’s one of the most egregious instances of targeting you’ll ever see. Bowers slipped and went down,Read More →

It looks like one of the nation’s longest sellout streaks will come to an end this weekend.  Notre Dame athletic director Jack Swarbrick acknowledged in a statement Thursday morning that the Irish’s home game against Navy on Saturday is not expected to be a sellout, ending a streak of 273Read More →

Alabama’s loss to LSU shakes up the potential playoff field. With the Crimson Tide sitting at No. 5 in Tuesday’s playoff rankings, the door is open for a one-loss conference champion to jump into the top four at the end of the season. And there’s a decent shot that teamRead More →

Skip Bayless makes a lot of money to spout nonsense, both on his Twitter feed and on FS1’s “Undisputed.” He is more than a contrarian; he is the hottest of “hot take” artists, taking frequent aim at LeBron James in particular, trying to cut the global superstar down for anyRead More →