DeChambeau defends social media criticism of slow play

JERSEY CITY, N.J. — Bryson DeChambeau wasted no time defending himself against accusations of slow play Saturday after harsh criticism on social media stemming from a video showing him taking more than two minutes to hit an 8-foot putt.

Patriots rout Lions 31-3 thanks to backups

DETROIT (AP) — Jakobi Meyers caught two touchdown passes in an impressive preseason debut, and the New England Patriots drubbed the Detroit Lions 31-3 on Thursday night.

Spieth needs late push to play on another US team

JERSEY CITY, N.J. — Jordan Spieth made such an impressive run through the FedEx Cup playoffs in 2013 that he was selected as a captain’s pick for the Presidents Cup at age 20, the youngest American to ever compete in the matches.

The Bright Side: Some Dis n’ Dat

Tournaments have been getting all the ink lately, which is normal this time of year. But there are a lot of other interesting things going on along the Kona Coast as well.

Bieber pitches Indians past Angels 6-2

CLEVELAND — Shane Bieber became the first pitcher this season to throw three complete games, leading the Cleveland Indians over the Los Angeles Angels 6-2 Sunday for a three-game sweep.