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Stephen Curry working toward hosting PGA event

Stephen Curry working toward hosting PGA event

Golden State Warriors guard Steph Curry has long professed his love of golf. Now he’s close to hosting a PGA Tour event. ESPN has learned that Curry’s representatives at Octagon are working with the PGA Tour to finalize a deal that allows the agency to work with the Tour to sell marketing and sponsorship deals […]

After taking the Warriors best punch, the Rockets responded with a haymaker in Game 2

After taking the Warriors best punch, the Rockets responded with a haymaker in Game 2

James Harden and the Houston Rockets are headed to Oakland tied 1-1 with the Golden State Warriors. (Tim Warner/Getty Images) • The Houston Rockets took the Golden State Warriors best punch in Game 1 of this Western Conference finals series. They responded with a haymaker of their own. • Critics said something had to change […]

Patrick Vieira Reportedly Unhappy After 'Token Gesture' Approach from Arsenal

Patrick Vieira Reportedly Unhappy After 'Token Gesture' Approach from Arsenal

Shaun Clark/Getty Images New York City FC manager Patrick Vieira is reportedly unhappy after he received a “token gesture” phone call about potentially taking over at Arsenal.  According to Kaveh Solhekol of Sky Sports News, the Frenchman is unsure about the significance of the approach made by the Gunners, who are on the hunt for […]

Police Officer Suggests Christian Kirk Was on Cocaine-Like Drug in Arrest Report

Police Officer Suggests Christian Kirk Was on Cocaine-Like Drug in Arrest Report

Matt York/Associated Press The police officer who arrested Arizona Cardinals rookie wide receiver Christian Kirk in February suggested that the former Texas A&M standout may have been high on cocaine. According to TMZ Sports, the officer wrote the following in the police report: “I further noticed the grinding movement of his jaw and continued blank stare. […]

Kris Bryant hits 8th HR, but Jose Quintana knocked out as Cubs lose 6-5

Kris Bryant hits 8th HR, but Jose Quintana knocked out as Cubs lose 6-5

Tommy La Stella became the seventh Cubs player to bat leadoff this season, and it didn’t hurt that he was batting ahead of Kris Bryant. La Stella led off the third inning with a single, and Bryant followed with his eighth home run off Braves starter Julio Teheran. But the Cubs didn’t have enough firepower […]

Seven Pac-12 Softball teams headed to the NCAA Championship

Seven Pac-12 Softball teams headed to the NCAA Championship

SAN FRANCISCO – SEVEN Pac-12 softball teams will compete in the 2018 NCAA Softball Championship, as announced this evening by the NCAA Division I Softball Committee. Five teams earned top-16 seeds – No. 1 OREGON, No. 3 UCLA, NO. 5 WASHINGTON, No. 8 ARIZONA STATE and No. 14 ARIZONA – and are joined by OREGON […]

Ryan Bader after 15-second win at Bellator 199: 'It gets real now' in heavyweight grand prix

Ryan Bader after 15-second win at Bellator 199: 'It gets real now' in heavyweight grand prix

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Ryan Bader quickly dispatched Muhammed Lawal to advance in the Bellator heavyweight grand prix, and now he realizes something. “It gets real now,” Bader said. “It’s heavyweight.” Bader (25-5 MMA, 3-0 BMMA), the promotion’s 205-pound champion, scored a stunning 15-knockout win over Lawal (21-7 MMA, 10-6 BMMA) in the Paramount-televised Bellator 199 […]

QUALIFYING: Hamilton pips Bottas for Barcelona pole

Mercedes had dominated all three practice sessions and once again demonstrated their pace, securing their first front-row lockout of 2018. Vettel was right behind the silver cars, although Raikkonen was 0.439s off the pace, while Red Bull were pipped by Ferrari late on in Q3.    Kevin Magnussen took a superb sixth for Haas, ahead […]

Steelers' Mason Rudolph on Ben Roethlisberger: 'We're going to be friends'

Steelers' Mason Rudolph on Ben Roethlisberger: 'We're going to be friends'

Ben Roethlisberger wasn’t pleased when the Steelers picked quarterback Mason Rudolph in the third round of the 2018 NFL Draft. But, Rudolph thinks the two will develop a good relationship. Roethlisberger said in an interview in late April that he was surprised Pittsburgh selected Rudolph on day two of the draft because he thought the […]

NHL playoffs 2018: Jets crush Predators in Game 7, advance to first-ever conference final

NHL playoffs 2018: Jets crush Predators in Game 7, advance to first-ever conference final

If each game in this back-and-forth, uber-entertaining clash between the Predators and Jets must be told via six different stories, as the all-wise Paul Maurice suggests , get ready to expect the unexpected in the seventh and final chapter to decide who advances to the Western Conference finals.  Thursday’s Game 7 (8 p.m. ET; NBCSN, CBC) has the makings […]