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Thomas shoots 11-under 59 in opening round at Sony Open

Jan 13, 2017

Thomas shoots 11-under 59 in opening round at Sony Open

Fresh of his victory on Maui, Justin Thomas became the seventh player to join the “59 Club” on the PGA Tour when he made a 15-foot eagle putt on his last hole Thursday at the Sony Open for an 11-under 59. Thomas thought his ...

Kings find rhythm early, steamroll Blues

Jan 13, 2017

Kings find rhythm early, steamroll Blues

The Los Angeles Kings are tired of scrapping and rallying every night, so they put together a rare blowout victory. The St. Louis Blues are getting far too familiar with being on the other side of these games, particularly with struggling Jake Allen in ...

Chargers moving to L.A. after 56 years in San Diego

Jan 13, 2017

Chargers moving to L.A. after 56 years in San Diego

Chargers fans knew for several years that this dreaded day could be coming, that their beloved NFL team might move up the freeway to tap the perceived riches of Los Angeles. That didn’t make it any easier Thursday, when the San Diego Chargers ceased ...

Rams make McVay youngest head coach in NFL history

Jan 13, 2017

Rams make McVay youngest head coach in NFL history

The Los Angeles Rams have made Sean McVay the youngest head coach in NFL history. The Rams on Thursday hired McVay, who turns 31 years old on Jan. 24. The Washington Redskins’ offensive coordinator replaces Jeff Fisher, who was fired 13 games into the ...

Jan 12, 2017

JRFU hands Kobe's Nakajima a 10-match ban

Kobe Kobelco Steelers lock Vakauta Isileli Nakajima was handed a 10-match ban by the Japan Rugby Football Union on Thursday for a tip tackle during last weekend’s Top League game against the Kubota Spears. The 27-year-old Tongan-born graduate of Ryutsu Keizai University upended Kim ...

Jan 12, 2017

Sunwolves announce three additions for Super Rugby campaign

The Sunwolves named three more players to their squad Thursday for the upcoming Super Rugby season. Lock Naohiro Kotaki from the Toshiba Brave Lupus, who has won seven caps for the Brave Blossoms, gets a recall having played three games for the franchise last ...

Furyk named U.S. Ryder Cup captain

Jan 12, 2017

Furyk named U.S. Ryder Cup captain

Jim Furyk was appointed Wednesday as the U.S. captain for the 2018 Ryder Cup in France, where his team will try to win on European soil for the first time in 25 years. Furyk was a unanimous choice by the Ryder Cup committee last ...

Chargers reportedly set to make move to L.A.

Jan 12, 2017

Chargers reportedly set to make move to L.A.

The deadline for the San Diego Chargers to exercise their option to relocate to Los Angeles has been extended for two days, although a media report surfaced Wednesday night that the team plans to move. The Chargers have called a staff meeting for 8 ...

Packers equipped to thrive without Nelson

Jan 12, 2017

Packers equipped to thrive without Nelson

The Green Bay Packers offense appears to be in better shape than last season to be successful without Jordy Nelson. They struggled to hit big plays when Nelson missed the 2015 season with a knee injury. Now, Nelson’s status is in question again for ...

Falcons' Ryan looking to scratch playoff itch

Jan 11, 2017

Falcons' Ryan looking to scratch playoff itch

Matt Ryan’s poise under pressure has produced 25 fourth-quarter comebacks, a “Matty Ice” nickname and his first All-Pro selection. The Atlanta Falcons’ quarterback also is a leading MVP candidate. The glaring void on Ryan’s resume is his 1-4 postseason record. At 31, Ryan may ...