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Ryu wins, Wie ties for fourth at NW Arkansas Championship

Updated on  June 25, 2017 at 1:37 pm
So Yeon Ryu became the LPGA Tour’s first two-time winner this season, taking the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship today with a tournament-record 18-under 195 total. Read More

Penn drops fifth consecutive fight in the UFC

Hilo’s B.J. Penn wilted in the third round and lost a majority decision to Dennis Siver in a featherweight mixed martial arts bout that opened the main card of UFC Fight Night: Oklahoma City tonight. Read More

Harrison wins first U.S. title in 100-meter hurdles

Updated on  June 24, 2017 at 9:08 pm
The Olympic 100-meter hurdles gold medalist didn’t race. The bronze medalist couldn’t make the team. Still, they’re thinking a red, white and blue sweep in the event at the London world championships. Just shows the depth of the hurdles. Read More

LSU beats Oregon State 6-1 to reach CWS finals

Updated on  June 24, 2017 at 8:55 pm
Nothing LSU encounters in the College World Series championship series will be any more daunting than the task the Tigers had to complete to get there. Read More

USA Gymnastics doc to stand trial on sex assault charges

Updated on  June 23, 2017 at 8:58 pm
A judge today ordered a longtime doctor at Michigan State University and USA Gymnastics to stand trial on charges of sexually assaulting six young gymnasts who said he molested them while they were seeking treatment for various injuries. Read More

Parade of forwards at top of NHL draft

Cody Glass played in a youth hockey tournament in Las Vegas when he was 10. His Junior Steelers team finished a disappointing second. Read More

Butler trade, freshmen picks highlight NBA draft

Updated on  June 22, 2017 at 9:07 pm
The Philadelphia 76ers did what everyone expected, and picked Markelle Fultz with the first pick of tonight’s NBA draft. Read More

LSU beats Oregon State to force a rematch at College World Series

Updated on  June 23, 2017 at 1:20 pm
OMAHA, Neb. >> Alex Lange limited top-seeded Oregon State to two hits over 7 1/3 innings, and LSU ended the Beavers’ 23-game winning streak with a 3-1 victory today to set up a winner-take-all Bracket 1 final at the College World Series. Read More

Phelps, Biles among finalists for ESPY Awards

Updated on  June 21, 2017 at 3:57 pm
Multiple stars from last summer’s Rio Olympics highlight this year’s ESPY Awards nominees for best male and female athletes. Read More

Sources: Lakers to ship Russell, Moz to Nets for Lopez

Three people with knowledge of the deal say the Los Angeles Lakers have agreed to trade point guard D’Angelo Russell and high-priced center Timofey Mozgov to the Brooklyn Nets for big man Brook Lopez and the 27th overall pick in the draft. Read More

Tight end from Seattle commits to Rainbow Warriors

Updated on  June 22, 2017 at 3:46 pm
A highly regarded tight end from Seattle has made an oral commitment to play for the University of Hawaii football team in 2018. Read More

What offseason? A week after Finals, the NBA in overdrive

Dwight Howard and Brook Lopez are on the move. Dwyane Wade is opting in. Pau Gasol is opting out. The Los Angeles Lakers provided the clearest indication yet that Lonzo Ball is their guy. The NBA offseason is already in overdrive. Read More