PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. In front of Gary Woodland was a 263-yard shot to the scariest green on any par 5 at Pebble Beach, especially with a U.S. Open on the line. Behind him by one shot on the leaderboard was Brooks Koepka, the most dangerous figure in major championship golf these days.
PARIS Carli Lloyd wasnt thrilled to open the Womens World Cup on the bench for the United States. She accepted the role, but made no secret she wanted to start.
DENVER In a historically high-scoring series, the outcome was decided by a pinch-hitting pitcher.
SAN DIEGO It didnt take long for Psalm Wooching to find himself back on the big stage.
NEW ORLEANS Anthony Davis will wind up with LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers after all.
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KEALAKEKUA After committing to play football on scholarship at BYU this week, Konawaena Alex Muti celebrated the only way he knew how by getting back to work.
OAKLAND, Calif. For six games, Fred VanVleet was tasked with the most difficult defensive assignment of his life: Attach himself to one of the NBAs greatest scorers as the Toronto Raptors pursued a piece of history. So, for six games, VanVleet chased Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors. Six games of back cuts and pull-up jumpers and crossover dribbles and punishing screens.