Sports: Professional

Jul. 15, 2014 @ 05:46 PM

British Open: a new golf course, a new Tiger Woods

Tiger Woods was an hour into his practice round Tuesday at the British Open when he stood on the fifth tee with a foreign object in his hand.


Jul. 15, 2014 @ 05:41 PM

Dwyane Wade re-signs with Miami Heat

Dwyane Wade is staying with the Miami Heat, and his latest deal is designed to give both the player and the only franchise he's ever known some flexibility in the coming years.


Jul. 15, 2014 @ 01:01 AM

Cespedes wins again, beating Frazier in HR derby

Yoenis Cespedes knew how to pace himself in this rain-delayed home run derby, drawn out further by a new format.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 07:57 PM

More than 26 million watch World Cup final in US

Even without the home team involved, the World Cup final between Germany and Argentina set a television viewership record in the United States, capping a tournament that exceeded expectations for interest on both ESPN and Univision.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 07:52 PM

Hernandez vs Wainwright in All-Star game

Seattle's Felix Hernandez will start Tuesday night's All-Star game for the American League and Adam Wainwright of the St. Louis Cardinals will open for the National League.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 07:48 PM

Team USA chooses 19 players for men's basketball roster

Coach Mike Krzyzewski hopes Derrick Rose's NBA comeback begins in a USA uniform.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 07:43 PM

72-year-old driver causes crash, raises questions

It's been almost two decades since Morgan Shepherd last ran a full Sprint Cup season, and his last national series victory was in 1993.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 03:23 AM

Keselowski dominates in New Hampshire victory

Brad Keselowski hopped out of his car and grabbed an oversized broom to give a playful sweep of all the confetti already collected around his Ford.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 01:46 AM

Rose wins Scottish Open for back-to-back titles

After capturing his first major title at last year's U.S. Open, Justin Rose took nearly 13 months to return to the winner's circle.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 03:23 AM

Anthony, a 'Knick at heart,' stays in New York

Carmelo Anthony wanted to be a Knick a few years ago, and nothing has changed now.