AP Source: Cavs to promote Koby Altman to full-time GM

CLEVELAND — Koby Altman’s next move with the Cavaliers will be personal. Altman, who has been serving as Cleveland’s interim general manager during a strange summer of activity, will be named the...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Dahlberg: A scolding and a comeback for Rory McIlroy at the British Open

SOUTHPORT, England – Rory McIlroy didn’t need another scolding from his caddie or a reminder of what he had to do. By the time he arrived for his second round on a blustery day at Royal Birkdale,...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Dempsey, U.S. team prepared for Gold Cup semifinal

ARLINGTON, Texas — Clint Dempsey is back in his home state of Texas, one goal away from a national scoring record for the United States team that is one win from playing in another CONCACAF Gold...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Paralyzed athlete a true Ironwoman

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. – When Beth Sanden crashed her bike after speeding over a wet, broken patch of asphalt 15 years ago, the elite endurance athlete was left paralyzed. She figured her competition...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Sports

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Spanish government ready to take over soccer

BARCELONA, Spain — With Angel Maria Villar in jail, the Spanish government is ready to step in and take control of soccer. Spain’s sports authority is seeking the temporary removal of Villar, the...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Endlich span: Sheridan Mountain to Crevasse

Walk on top of the world across gently rolling and expansive tundra. Sheridan Mountain resides at the northern end of Endlich Mesa which straddles the Florida River and Vallecito Creek drainages....

DATE: July 21, 2017 | UPDATED: 2 hours 21 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Outdoors

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AP sources: Kyrie Irving asks Cavaliers to trade him

CLEVELAND — Kyrie Irving wants the stage for himself. Cleveland’s All-Star point guard has asked the Cavaliers to trade him, two people familiar with the situation told the Associated Press on...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Henrik Stenson’s rented house burgled during British Open

SOUTHPORT, England — Henrik Stenson was receiving physical therapy at Royal Birkdale on Thursday evening when he was told his rented house was burgled during the first round of his British Open...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | UPDATED: 1 hour 34 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Ian Poulter feeling his confidence rising at British Open

SOUTHPORT, England — Ian Poulter walked up to the 18th green at the British Open and heard rousing applause for another solid round at Royal Birkdale. He stood tall, a pose not seen from him on a...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | UPDATED: 1 hour 34 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Jordan Spieth turns in a beauty on a nasty day at British Open

SOUTHPORT, England – The flight of Jordan Spieth’s 3-wood from the light rough looked about as ugly as the weather at the British Open. The outcome was about as bright as his chances of getting his...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | UPDATED: 52 minutes ago | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Ahead of last Tour fight, Boasson Hagen’s homework pays off

SALON-DE-PROVENCE, France — Edvald Boasson Hagen showed that brawn and speed don’t guarantee victory at the Tour de France. Winners do their homework, too. Going right around a roundabout while...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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Fort Lewis College names Barney Hinkle as new athletic director

Fort Lewis College hired one of its own as the new director of athletics. Former FLC men’s basketball standout Barney Hinkle will replace Gary Hunter as the leader of the Skyhawks athletics...

DATE: July 21, 2017 | UPDATED: 1 hour 34 minutes ago | CATEGORY: College Sports