Los Angeles Dodgers manager Dave Roberts said Clayton Kershaw‘s back tightened up during Thursday’s night’s game — his first since a stint on the disabled list — and Kershaw will have an MRI. Roberts said Kershaw will not travel with the Dodgers for this weekend’s series in Colorado and will instead stay behind for tests.
OAKLAND, Calif. — Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert took to Twitter shortly before the start of Game 1 of the NBA Finals to give credit, as he sees it, for why the Cavs are just four wins away from a championship after a season rife with turmoil. Not surprisingly, Gilbert started his praise with LeBron
IRVING, Texas — The Big 12 is working toward the completion of verification that Baylor is fully implementing 105 recommendations for reforming its Title IX process after a campus sexual assault scandal broke two years ago. West Virginia president Gordon Gee, chairman of the Big 12’s board of directors, said Thursday night that the league
DUBLIN, Ohio — Lucas Glover returned to the PGA Tour for the first time since his wife, Krista, was arrested on May 13 in Florida on a misdemeanor domestic violence charge. He posted a 5-under 67 in the opening round of the Memorial Tournament on Thursday. The charge against Krista Glover stemmed from an altercation
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — The sun shone brightly at rain-soaked Shoal Creek. So did Ariya Jutanugarn, Sarah Jane Smith and Jeongeun6 Lee. Jutanugarn, Smith and Lee each shot a 5-under 67 Thursday to share the first-round lead at the U.S. Women’s Open, where the course held up better than some feared after heavy rains in recent
With the hiring of Jim Montgomery by the Dallas Stars on May 4 and David Quinn by the New York Rangers on May 22, it’s clear NHL interest in NCAA coaches is on the rise. Add in Dave Hakstol, who was hired by the Philadelphia Flyers on May 18, 2015, and the 2018-19 season will
One of the nation’s top prospects in the class of 2019 is staying on the West Coast for college. MyKael Wright, the No. 28-ranked prospect in the class of 2019, committed to Oregon Thursday over offers from USC, Arizona, Arizona State, Alabama and Florida, among others. Happy Birthday Pops!!✊🏾❤️ COMMITTED!! #ScoDucks 🦆💚💛 pic.twitter.com/I35orEgpF6 — Mykael
GREEN BAY, Wis. — Aaron Rodgers has been called many things for his football acumen. The Green Bay Packers quarterback can now be called “doctor.” The two-time NFL MVP and Super Bowl XLV champion received an honorary doctorate of humanities from the Medical College of Wisconsin, the school announced Thursday. Aaron Rodgers was honored for
Oklahoma coach Lincoln Riley said Thursday that he expects quarterback Kyler Murray to be playing for the Sooners this season, regardless of what happens in next week’s Major League Baseball draft. Murray, also the cleanup hitter and center fielder for the Oklahoma baseball team, is No. 38 overall on baseball analyst Keith Law’s Big Board.
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Florida State offensive lineman Josh Ball is no longer on the university’s football roster. A school spokesman says Ball is “not in good standing with Florida State University.” No further details were provided Thursday. Ball was accused of battery last year, but was not charged by the State Attorney’s Office. He and