• DraftKings fantasy golf picks: US Open 2017
DraftKings fantasy golf picks: US Open 2017

There's more to it than just length. It's fescue, but not all of it is the typically wispy stuff you see on the edges of British Open courses. The bigger concern for McIlroy is his competitive form. The other challenge here besides the wind and bunkers, is that thick fescue rough. Don't miss the green in the wrong spots. From the top of the...

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  • Team, local officials set Penguins victory parade Wednesday
Team, local officials set Penguins victory parade Wednesday

The Detroit Red Wings in 1997 and '98 were the last champion to defend their title. The Penguins' fifth title - all of which have been clinched on the road - tied the franchise with Edmonton Oilers for sixth on the all-time list. Louis Blues to the Penguins in March 2015, has blogging for NHL .com throughout the Stanley Cup Final . "I'm gla...

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  • Australia frustrated by rain at the Oval
Australia frustrated by rain at the Oval

The Australia vs Bangladesh Champions Trophy match will be played at the Kennington Oval, London . Australia were left frustrated for a second time in three days as rain brought a premature end to another of their International Cricket Council ( ICC) Champions Trophy matches .

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  • Powerful Crusaders to face Lions
Powerful Crusaders to face Lions

Robertson says the Lions will only be more determined following a hard first week of their tour, which began with a flattering win over an unheralded New Zealand provincial Barbarians team . Like the Blues, who toppled the Lions 22-16 on Wednesday, they have access to their Test players. On Saturday , the Crusaders represent a conside...

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  • Former MSU football players Josh King, Donnie Corley arraigned in East Lansing
Former MSU football players Josh King, Donnie Corley arraigned in East Lansing

He's charged with one count of first-degree criminal sexual assault, third-degree criminal sexual assault, and one count of capturing/distributing images of an unclothed person. "We also found no evidence that senior leaders within the football program or Athletic Department attempted to impede, cover up, or obstruct the Office of Institutional E...

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  • England reach ICC Champions Trophy semi-finals with victory over New Zealand
England reach ICC Champions Trophy semi-finals with victory over New Zealand

With one point in their kitty, New Zealand will now have to win their last group match against Bangladesh and hope England beat Australia to progress into the knock-out stages of the tournament. And Williamson said: "I'm just going to avoid the umpires for a couple of days, see if they can track me down". "When it's not seaming and it's n...

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  • Dennis Rodman returns to North Korea hoping 'to open the door'
Dennis Rodman returns to North Korea hoping 'to open the door'

In April and May, North Korea detained two other Korean Americans, both of them affiliated with the Pyongyang University of Science and Technology, a private institution run by Korean American Christians. Sporting a baseball cap, sunglasses, multiple facial piercings and a black T-shirt emblazoned with the logo of sponsor PotCoin - a cryptocurr...

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  • Warriors ride Durant to beat Cavaliers and clinch NBA title
Warriors ride Durant to beat Cavaliers and clinch NBA title

When the Warriors won their second championship in three years on Monday night at Oracle Arena, downing the Cavs 129-120 in Game 5 and thus avoiding all the rising pressure that would have come with another loss, this National Basketball Association truth was cemented in a way that isn't changing anytime soon: Golden State isn't going away.

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  • Federer hails 'incredible' Rafa post record 10th French Open triumph
Federer hails 'incredible' Rafa post record 10th French Open triumph

In that win, he extended his own record at the French Open , his record for most clay-court titles of all time, and the most Grand Slam singles title at any venue in the Open Era . His career record at Roland Garros reads 78 wins and just two losses. At least his game is back in high gear after a lull: Nadal's victory at the French Open was...

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  • Golden State Warriors seal 4-1 victory over Cleveland Cavaliers
Golden State Warriors seal 4-1 victory over Cleveland Cavaliers

Durant was named the Most Valuable Player of the NBA Finals on Monday after claiming an elusive NBA championship over the Cleveland Cavaliers . "And it feels good to see it come full circle - so I'm enjoying it". "I ain't got to say nothing", Durant said, as if that was all he had to say.

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  • French defence continues for Muguruza
French defence continues for Muguruza

The unseeded Latvian brings quite an achievement into the match since in the previous round she beat Australia's former runner-up Sam Stosur by hitting 46 winners. After 4 hours, 17 minutes of hard slog, the 20th-seeded Carreno Busta will have used up valuable energy for his quarterfinal against nine-time champion Rafael Nadal .

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  • Kevin Durant named 2017 Bill Russell NBA Finals MVP
Kevin Durant named 2017 Bill Russell NBA Finals MVP

Cleveland stormed back from a 3-1 series deficit to win last year's finals against Golden State after the Warriors knocked off the Cavaliers in the 2015 finals. The Warriors also won titles in 1947 and 1956, when the team was based in Philadelphia and took the crown in 1975 and 2015 after moving to the San Francisco Bay area.

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  • Messi, Neymar and Barcelona congratulate National Basketball Association champions Warriors
Messi, Neymar and Barcelona congratulate National Basketball Association champions Warriors

It's a nice thing for Lue to say. However, that idea fizzled fast when the Warriors opened with a pair of lopsided wins at home, fought back late to steal the next game in Cleveland and then, after dropping their first game of the post-season, closed out the series at home.

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  • Manchester United reach agreement for Lindelof transfer
Manchester United reach agreement for Lindelof transfer

Among his teammates and staff at Benfica , he is known as "Ice Man" for never showing any sign of feeling pressure. Two minor trophies were sweetened by the Champions League qualification the second one brought, and as a result, minimum requirements were met.

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  • Pakistan fined for slow over rate against Sri Lanka
Pakistan fined for slow over rate against Sri Lanka

They brought back Junaid Khan for the second game and put Mohammad Hafeez's bowling back in the mix. Victory should have come more easily, especially after Pakistan's openers had put on 74 by the 12th over. " Pakistan were facing a problem with their openers but with Zaman's introduction, it seems solved". Khan ended his 10 overs with 3-40, ...

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  • Jelena Ostapenko springs a surprise in French Open
Jelena Ostapenko springs a surprise in French Open

Jelena Ostapenko , who is world number 47 before the Roland Garros victory, is now the lowest-ranked champion. "I'm really happy. I have no words, it was my dream". "It's like one out of 10". Bombarding Halep from the back-court, Ostapenko continued to land winners - but even more unforced errors and quickly lapsed to 0-3 (0-40).

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  • Yankees and Marlins all find value in the MLB Draft
Yankees and Marlins all find value in the MLB Draft

The 6-foot-1, 185-pound Lewis hit.377 with four homers and 25 stolen bases for JSerra Catholic High School , establishing himself as a top prospect with excellent speed and a solid bat. The record signing bonus for a Twins draftee is the $6 million they gave high school outfielder Byron Buxton as the No. 2 overall pick in 2012. While it's a lo...

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  • Caroline Wozniacki is knocked out of French Open by unseeded Jelena Ostapenko
Caroline Wozniacki is knocked out of French Open by unseeded Jelena Ostapenko

Bacsinszky defeated Frenchwoman Kristina Mladenovic 6-4, 6-4 to reach the semifinals at Roland Garros for the second time in three years. There is plenty to admire about Ostapenko's performances, two-time Grand Slam champion Mary Pierce said yesterday in a conference call from Roland Garros with Singapore media.

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  • Warriors Win 2017 NBA Championship
Warriors Win 2017 NBA Championship

Given everything he has accomplished in his career, you would think people might grow exhausted of debating LeBron James' legacy and place amongst the league's best players. But the other part of Durant's promise is the promise of all superstars - that they will make the team better. "And I did that from day one, and I just tried to stay ...

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  • United confirm Lindelof transfer- What does this mean for United's defenders
United confirm Lindelof transfer- What does this mean for United's defenders

Mourinho pulled off one of the signings of the season previous year as Eric Bailly joined Manchester United and immediately became one of the star defenders of the Premier League . And now the 24-year-old top of Everton's wishlist with Ronald Koeman understood to have fancied signing Uruguay defender Mauricio Lemos with the understanding Kean...

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