• Rollins gets last spot in field at AT&T Pebble Beach Pro
Rollins gets last spot in field at AT&T Pebble Beach Pro

He last did it at the Farmers Insurance Open in 1998. Mickelson trailed American leaders Brian Gay and Scott Langley , who also played at Monterey, by one stroke. Mickelson was emboldened with Thursday's fast start, knowing bad weather is expected to come in Friday, making any big charges tougher on the weekend.

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  • Jones signs new Manchester United contract
Jones signs new Manchester United contract

United have the option to extend the new deal by a further year if they wish. United hired Solskjaer on a caretaker basis to replace Jose Mourinho in December, acting as a stop-gap, while they conduct a "thorough recruitment process" for a permanent successor.

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  • Magic trade Jonathan Simmons for Sixers’ Markelle Fultz
Magic trade Jonathan Simmons for Sixers’ Markelle Fultz

After literally months of waiting, anticipation, and disappointment, the Philadelphia 76ers have finally traded Markelle Fultz to the Orlando Magic for shooting guard Jonathon Simmons , an Oklahoma City top-20 protected 2020 first round pick and a future second-round pick.

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  • Baseball Hall Of Famer And Pioneer Frank Robinson Dies At 83
Baseball Hall Of Famer And Pioneer Frank Robinson Dies At 83

Hall of Famer Frank Robinson was the only player to win the MVP award in both major leagues. He was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1982. An All-Star outfielder in 12 seasons and a first-ballot selection to Cooperstown, Robinson also was a Rookie of the Year and picked up a Gold Glove.

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  • Verstappen: First Red Bull-Honda feels
Verstappen: First Red Bull-Honda feels "positive"

So we have seen behind the scenes their evolution. "I think we've had a really collaborative approach and open approach with Honda", said the team boss. "I believe it now works from both sides, from the team and the engine supplier". He said: "Max, if you look at his performance in the second half of the (last) year, was the second-highest poin...

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  • LeBron, Giannis choose their teams for the All-Star Game
LeBron, Giannis choose their teams for the All-Star Game

For the second-straight year, the National Basketball Association had the top two vote-getters from each conference, in this case, LeBron James and Giannis Antetokounmpo , draft their teams rather than breaking up the teams by conference.

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  • Milwaukee Bucks acquire Nikola Mirotic from New Orleans Pelicans
Milwaukee Bucks acquire Nikola Mirotic from New Orleans Pelicans

Since Wednesday's deal was never made official, the Pelicans were able to jump in and alter the trade a bit, giving Milwaukee the ultimate prize but adding a plethora of picks to their cupboard of assets for the inevitable rebuild. It's an ambitious move by the Bucks, which sit atop the Eastern Conference with the best record in the National Basket...

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  • Steve Smith and David Warner won't be rushed back into Australia side
Steve Smith and David Warner won't be rushed back into Australia side

While Smith is expected to be fit in time for the quadrennial tournament, reports coming out of Australia suggest that the cricket board is not keen on Smith participating in the World Cup . Cricket Australia will privately begin a mediation process with Warner and Smith and other squad and staff members shortly. It's all part of the manageme...

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  • Delon Wright, C.J. Miles getting traded to Memphis for Marc Gasol
Delon Wright, C.J. Miles getting traded to Memphis for Marc Gasol

It'll be interesting to see how this team adjusts their roster for the rest of this season as they're bringing in two additional players in this trade. Memphis sent Gasol to the Raptors in exchange for Jonas Valanciunas . According to NBA.com , Gasol is generating 3.4 points per game in the post this season - roughly a quarter of his scoring - ...

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  • Arsenal head coach Unai Emery says Huddersfield trip is a 'must-win'
Arsenal head coach Unai Emery says Huddersfield trip is a 'must-win'

Arsenal are now in sixth position on the Premier League table following their 3-1 defeat against Manchester City over the weekend. A 2-1 win at Bournemouth on November 25 was the last time Emery's side took three points on the road, but Huddersfield looks the flawless opponents after losing 11 of their past 12 league games.

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  • Pelicans seeking guarantees from Celtics in Davis trade talks
Pelicans seeking guarantees from Celtics in Davis trade talks

The Lakers have been embroiled in the possible Anthony Davis trade drama - as have the C's to a lesser extent. The Pelicans were in talks with the Lakers for a potential deal, but Los Angeles reportedly pulled out of the conversation Tuesday.

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  • Bulls trade Parker and Portis to Wizards for Otto Porter Jr
Bulls trade Parker and Portis to Wizards for Otto Porter Jr

The move helps the Wizards shed Porter's max contract - a four-year, $106 million deal signed in 2017 - and nets them two players who've shown promise. The Bulls, meanwhile, are in the midst of a "tanking" season at just 12-41. Did the Bulls make a smart move taking on Porter's bloated contract? In exchange, the Wizards will receive Parker and Po...

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  • Yankees' Aaron Judge open to position change to land Bryce Harper
Yankees' Aaron Judge open to position change to land Bryce Harper

Giancarlo Stanton also factors into the Yankees' outfield plans. "Obviously [Harper] is a great player". Teams like the Giants that didn't meet with Harper earlier this offseason are likely not among the top contenders to land the superstar.

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  • Is John Wall's Underachieving Career Done — Washington Wizards
Is John Wall's Underachieving Career Done — Washington Wizards

Making matters worse was how Wall was not wearing his walking boot when he slipped and fell, although not wearing the boot at home is permitted. Wall , the first overall draft pick in 2010, is under contract through 2022-2023 for an average of more than $40 million per year.

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  • Mavericks trade F Barnes to Kings
Mavericks trade F Barnes to Kings

Houston is sending Brandon Knight and Marquese Chriss to the Cavaliers. The Shumpert deal was announced before the Kings hosted the Houston Rockets on Wednesday night. According to The Athletic's Shams Charania , the Kings will also be getting a second-round pick from Cleveland. The move will likely lead to Bogdan Bogdanovic sliding into the...

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  • LeBron critical of Mavs' trade move amid Lakers-Pelicans stalemate
LeBron critical of Mavs' trade move amid Lakers-Pelicans stalemate

LeBron James wants the "narrative" around player movement to change . That move, as some see it, set the stage for a new National Basketball Association era in which elite talents used their leverage to handpick preferable situations, creating a huge amount of intrigue for fans but also uncertainty and upheaval around the league.

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  • Lakers Stung by Indiana's Record 3-Point Night
Lakers Stung by Indiana's Record 3-Point Night

The Lakers played like a team that had lost their spirit in their worst game of the season and equal sixth worst loss in franchise history. James woke up last Friday (last Saturday, PHL time) feeling "pretty sore" after playing 40 minutes vs.

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  • Eden Hazard Expected To Ask For Real Madrid Move
Eden Hazard Expected To Ask For Real Madrid Move

The same article states that Hazard's contract talks with Chelsea FC have stalled to cast doubt on his future at the west London side. "I think about it, but without thinking about it". While Manchester United emerged as potential suitors, The Independent reports that Chelsea are preparing to target the Brazilian if Eden Hazard departs ...

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  • Woman Killed by Foul Ball at Dodger Stadium in August
Woman Killed by Foul Ball at Dodger Stadium in August

Goldbloom's death came during a season which saw MLB install more protective netting throughout the league. Linda Goldbloom's death August 29 was ruled an accident by the Los Angeles County Medical Examiner-Coroner. She died a few days later after her family took her off machines. 'Mr. and Mrs. Goldbloom were great Dodgers fans who regularly ...

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  • Lakers have shown an interest in Chicago's Jabari Parker
Lakers have shown an interest in Chicago's Jabari Parker

Given the choice, Los Angeles may be better off with Anthony who is also LeBron James' close buddy. And when needed, Caldwell-Pope has filled in as a starter and done so pretty well. Caldwell-Pope was one of the initial players that was speculated to be a salary-cap filler to get Davis to the Lakers, but that possibility was shot down, and whil...

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