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Justin Thomas turns it around

MEDINAH, Ill. (AP) — On the range, Justin Thomas had no idea where the ball was going. Some five hours later, he had a share of the course record at Medinah. Ultimately, all that mattered Thursday...

DATE: Aug. 15, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Hermans wins again at Tour of Utah

SALT LAKE CITY – Ben Hermans followed his dramatic effort at Powder Mountain by riding clear of his closest rivals on the finishing circuit Thursday to win his second consecutive stage in the Tour...

DATE: Aug. 15, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Nolan Arenado hits homer in 9th, Dbacks fall to Rockies

DENVER – Nolan Arenado lingered near the batter’s box a little longer than usual as he stared at his liner. It wasn’t to admire. It was simply to make sure. In a season that’s been so foul for...

DATE: Aug. 15, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Boise State, Fresno State top Mountain West teams

DENVER – Now this was a sweet idea: Candy hearts with Jordan Love’s name and number stamped on them to hype the Heisman Trophy campaign of the Utah State quarterback. After posting big numbers a...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Jay-Z defends NFL deal with Roc Nation

NEW YORK – A day after Jay-Z announced that his Roc Nation company was partnering with the NFL, the rap icon explained that he still supports protesting, kneeling and NFL player Colin Kaepernick,...

DATE: Aug. 14, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Dyson leadoff homer lifts Diamondbacks over Rockies

DENVER – Jarrod Dyson homered on the second pitch of the game during a five-run first inning and was later involved in a quirky double play as the Arizona Diamondbacks cruised to a 9-3 win over the...

DATE: Aug. 13, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Ferguson: Video sheds new light on old problem of slow play

MEDINAH, Ill. – This could go down as one of the most memorable years in golf. Tiger Woods won the Masters following four surgeries on his back, and just two years after he feared he might never...

DATE: Aug. 13, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Broncos’ Emmanuel Sanders had surgery on both ankles

ENGLEWOOD – Emmanuel Sanders’ comeback was more complex than he had let on. The Denver Broncos’ 32-year-old receiver revealed this week that he had surgeries on both ankles in the offseason, one to...

DATE: Aug. 13, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Broncos’ Carter moves to inside linebacker

ENGLEWOOD – With a rash of injuries at inside linebacker, the Denver Broncos went searching for a suitable fill-in, and they didn’t have to look very far. The Broncos moved third-year safety Jamal...

DATE: Aug. 13, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Diamondbacks hit trio of homers to rally past Rockies

DENVER – Somewhere around the fifth inning, Josh Rojas began to gaze around the ball park and a particular thought dawned on him. “I realized I’m in the big leagues right now,” the outfielder said...

DATE: Aug. 12, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

NBA moves up tip-off times for 2019 season

The NBA schedule is a little bit easier on players. Fans might be catching a break – and some more sleep – as well. The league announced its 2019-20 schedule on Monday, featuring another dip in...

DATE: Aug. 12, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Kate Markgraf hired as GM for USWNT

Former defender Kate Markgraf has been named general manager of the U.S. women’s national team, U.S. Soccer announced Monday. Markgraf will oversee the search for a coach to replace Jill Ellis, who...

DATE: Aug. 12, 2019 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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