Friday, August 29, 2014 8:03:57 PM CST
New York Times
US Open 2014: Mirjana Lucic-Baroni Upsets Simona Halep
New York Times
Mirjana Lucic-Baroni after defeating Simona Halep on Friday. Lucic-Baroni's strong forehand helped her rally from a first-set deficit and win her second set, 6-2. Credit Elise Amendola/Associated Press. Continue reading the main story. Continue reading the ...
Mirjana Lucic-Baroni battles through adversity on road back to US Open and ...
Halep and Kerber join the list of the unfortunate favorites at the US Open
Sara Errani Outlasts Venus Williams at US Open
Friday, August 29, 2014 7:25:59 PM CST
UFC boss says Renan Barao must fight again before he gets another shot at title
SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Renan Barao won't be fighting T.J. Dillashaw at Saturday night's UFC 177 event, but he can already chalk up the evening as a career-changing loss. UFC President Dana White told MMAjunkie that Barao will not keep his place in the ...
Barao removed, Soto to fight Dillashaw at UFC 177
Stunner: Renan Barao yanked from UFC 177 during difficult weight cut
Following UFC 177 weight-cutting fiasco, Renan Barao no longer eligible for title ...
Friday, August 29, 2014 7:51:52 PM CST
Niners' Aldon Smith suspended for nine games
The NFL on Friday announced a nine-game suspension for Smith for violating the league's policy on personal conduct and substances of abuse. Smith will be eligible to return for the Week 11 game against the New York Giants. The 49ers have a Week 8 bye.
Aldon Smith Receives Nine-Game Suspension for Off-Field Problems
49ers' Aldon Smith draws 9-game suspension
49ers feeling NFL's harsh punishment of Aldon Smith
Friday, August 29, 2014 7:45:56 PM CST
As Tony Stewart returns to race, sponsors weigh support
HAMPTON, Ga. – Tony Stewart exhaled heavily as he sank into a chair behind a table with a Dasani water and a Coca-Cola bottle emblazoned with his first name. It was the only evidence of corporate sponsorship as the three-time Sprint Cup champion made ...
NASCAR star Tony Stewart says Kevin Ward Jr.'s death will 'affect my life forever'
Tony Stewart says tragedy will 'affect my life forever'
Emotional Tony Stewart says return part of healing process
Friday, August 29, 2014 5:57:13 PM CST
New York Daily News
Tanaka to Work On Sore Arm
New York Times
TORONTO — Often, when a baseball player develops a health problem on the road, he is sent back to the team's home city to have tests and see the team physician. But Masahiro Tanaka, who reported general arm soreness, was headed back to New York ...
Tanaka experiences soreness in throwing arm
Yankees Tanaka heading back to New York with arm soreness
Yanks' Tanaka heading back to New York with arm soreness
Friday, August 29, 2014 7:19:00 PM CST
Golf results, Aug. 29
Ryan Palmer has felt all year that something special was going to happen. For now, he'll take his lowest round of the year. Palmer took only 21 putts and made birdie on half of his holes Friday on the TPC Boston, giving him an 8-under 63 and a two-shot lead ...
Bradley Straddles Complicated Line At TPC Boston
Red-hot putting helps Palmer set Boston pace
Ryan Palmer leads at PGA's Deutsche Bank Championship
Friday, August 29, 2014 7:14:24 PM CST
Team USA opens FIBA World Cup against Finland
Los Angeles Times
New Orleans Pelicans center Anthony Davis will help anchor Team USA's front line during the FIBA World Cup tournament. New Orleans Pelicans center Anthony Davis will help anchor Team USA's front line during the FIBA World Cup tournament.
John Calipari: Team USA will show Anthony Davis, DeMarcus Cousins how to ...
Biggest Storylines Entering the 2014 FIBA World Cup
Davis embraces leader's role on Team USA
Friday, August 29, 2014 6:31:30 PM CST
'Wild' men lead pack
Rory McIlroy hits his tee shot on the tenth during the first round of the Deutsche Bank Championship in Norton, Massachusetts yesterday. Picture: AP. By Bernie McGuire. Rory McIlroy found himself overshadowed on the opening day of the Deutsche Bank ...
Rory McIlroy at Deutsche Bank Championship 2014 Daily Scores, Leaderboard ...
Rory McIlroy starts hot but fades at Deutsche Bank Championship
Rory McIlroy: McIlroy can't scramble in his opening round
Friday, August 29, 2014 7:14:46 PM CST
Jesus Montero's season over after altercation with scout in Boise
The Seattle Times
Mariners general manager Jack Zduriencik said the team is disappointed in Jesus Montero and scout Butch Baccala, who were involved in an altercation Thursday night in Boise. Montero's season is finished, Zduriencik said Friday. By Geoff Baker. Seattle ...
Report: Mariners scout heckles Jesus Montero in minors
M's to sit Montero for rest of season
Mariners shut down Jesus Montero so he can focus on 'non-baseball issues'
Friday, August 29, 2014 7:40:49 PM CST
Kevin Harvick wins Atlanta pole; Tony Stewart starts 12th
HAMPTON, Ga. – Kevin Harvick scored his sixth pole of the Sprint Cup season Friday, leading qualifying for the Oral-B USA 500 at Atlanta Motor Speedway with a speed of 190.398 mph, while Tony Stewart returned to racing by qualifying 12th. Stewart ...
Harvick Wins Atlanta Pole; Stewart Is 12th
Starting lineup breakdown for Sprint Cup Oral-B 400 at Atlanta
Happy days are here again: Harvick wins his sixth pole of 2014