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Getting Masters ticket easier than watching high school golf in Montana

Tuesday  07:52,   12 december 2017

Getting Masters ticket can be easier than watching high school golf in Montana, since that state bans spectators from high school matches.The reason is simple: spectators are not allowed to watch high school golf throughout nearly the entire state - [...]

TCU names Jeremiah Donati as athletic director

Tuesday  05:20,   12 december 2017

TCU has named Jeremiah Donati its new athletic director, promoting one of Chris Del Conte's assistants after Del Conte left for the same job at Texas .Donati, who was introduced at a news conference Monday, was executive director of the TCU Frog [...]

Jets QB McCown to miss rest of season with broken hand

Tuesday  03:28,   12 december 2017
The Sports Xchange

New York Jets quarterback Josh McCown will miss the remainder of the season with a fractured left hand, the team announced Monday. McCown sustained the injury after being knocked to the ground by outside linebacker Shane Ray during the third[...]

Ohtani had platelet-rich plasma injection in elbow in October

Tuesday  03:27,   12 december 2017
Sports Illustrated

Angels two-way player Shohei Ohtani had a platelet-rich plasma injection in his pitching elbow.Ohtani’s representatives revealed during the Japanese phenom’s recruitment process that he underwent the procedure in October, though it is not believed[...]

Byfuglien out week to week with lower-body injury

Tuesday  03:26,   12 december 2017

Winnipeg Jets defenseman Dustin Byfuglien is out week to week with a lower-body injury and isn't expected to return before Christmas, head coach Paul Maurice told reporters Monday, according to TSN's Sara Orlesky. The Jets play[...]

Hockey’s Teddy Bear Toss is maybe the best annual sports tradition

Tuesday  03:26,   12 december 2017
SB Nation

When you think of hockey games, the last thing you probably think of is a barrage of teddy bears being flung onto the ice after a goal. Hockey has a long list of strange and wacky traditions, but the Teddy Bear Toss is among the best, and cutest, of [...]

Stevens reaffirms Celtics 'not planning' Hayward return this year

Tuesday  03:25,   12 december 2017

Boston Celtics head coach Brad Stevens appreciates the enthusiasm, but he will look to play it safe when it comes to Gordon Hayward. Hayward will ditch his walking boot by the new year, and given his current progress, he didn't rule out a potential[...]

Toronto FC is gold standard of MLS 3.0 era

Tuesday  03:22,   12 december 2017
The Comeback

The short history of MLS is often defined by eras. The short history of MLS is often defined by eras. MLS 1.0 was the initial few years of the league, with struggles at the gate, bizarre rules, contraction of teams in Miami and Tampa Bay[...]

What are chances Danica drives in Daytona 500, Indy 500 in 2018?

Tuesday  03:20,   12 december 2017
Tribune News Service

Danica Patrick hopes to make a grand and dignified exit from racing's highest level by driving in racing's two most storied races in America.But that "Danica Double" looks less likely now in light of reports that talks between Patrick and[...]

Villanova hops over Michigan State for No. 1 in AP Top 25

Monday  23:24,   11 december 2017
Associated Press

Villanova is the new No. 1 in the AP Top 25 while Arizona State made a big leap after a tumultuous week in which half of the top 10 lost.Villanova's unbeaten start now includes a No. 1 ranking in the AP Top 25 , while Arizona State is making a rapid [...]

Doug Pederson to Eagles fans after losing Carson Wentz: You can’t lose faith.

Monday  23:18,   11 december 2017
Eagles Wire

Doug Pederson urged Eagles fans to keep the faith despite losing starting QB Carson Wentz.Eagles head coach stood at the podium and fielded many questions about losing his quarterback Carson Wentz. Wentz was in the midst of an MVP type of season for [...]

Roger Goodell still denies Colin Kaepernick is being blackballed

Monday  23:16,   11 december 2017
Sporting News

The NFL Commissioner welcomed Kaepernick to discuss his issues with the NFL "at any point and time."During his Monday appearance on CNBC, the NFL commissioner further denied that Colin Kaepernick is being blackballed by league owners and[...]

Stanton said to be ‘very happy’ over trade to Yankees

Monday  23:15,   11 december 2017

Giancarlo Stantonis apparently excited about his new home. Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports spoke with a friend of Stanton, and the 28-year-old slugger is said to be “very happy” that he will be wearing pinstripes next[...]

Stanton introduced as Yankee, looks forward to winning culture

Monday  23:12,   11 december 2017
New York Daily News

Giancarlo Stanton was the star slugger everybody wanted — he wanted the Yankees. Yankees GM Brian Cashman didn't think the trade would go through Wednesday, but the Marlins re-engaged on Thursday.The 28-year-old passed on deals to St. Louis and San[...]

Carson Wentz injury changes little for Eagles, everything for other NFC playoff contenders

Monday  23:11,   11 december 2017
Sporting News

With Carson Wentz out with a torn ACL, the Eagles' playoff formula actually doesn't change much. But for teams like the Seahawks, Saints and other NFC playoff hopefuls, everything changes.The Eagles can expect to see their NFC championship[...]