| Aug 29, 2013
| 1:16 PM
The late Junior Seau was not far from the thoughts of friends and associates in the immediate aftermath of news of a proposed settlement of concussion-related lawsuits between the NFL and more than 4,500 ex-players.
Seau, the former San Diego...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 8:06 AM
Lincoln-Way North golfer John Orowick has been hard at work all summer in preparation for his senior season. In addition to the numerous tournaments he’s played this summer, Orowick was named 2013 Player of the Year for the Cog Hill Junior Tour in...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 4:58 PM
James Gallagher of Yorktown, a retired Air Force colonel who turns 55 Friday, won twice Wednesday to earn a berth in the VSGA Senior Amateur quarterfinals at Farmington Country Club in Charlottesville.
He beat Scott Werthman of Forest 3-and-2,...
| Sep 7, 2013
| 10:18 PM
The fact that Kings rookies Andy Andreoff and Tanner Pearson each contributed two goals to 6-1 rout of the Ducks’ rookies at the Honda Center on Saturday doesn’t mean the Kings’ left-side scoring woes have been resolved.
But the duo&...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 1:32 PM
The way things are going at the U.S. Open on Friday – i.e.: bogey-fest -- Phil Mickelson might want to stay on the practice range. Mickelson has opened a lead at Merion Golf Club simply by way of his late tee time for the second round, remaining...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 5:49 PM
NEW YORK -- Venus Williams gave every ounce of effort she had in her 33-year-old body that is touched by an immune system disease and pained with back issues. She lunged for volleys and yelled in effort on big serves.
But as the three-set match crept...
| Aug 30, 2013
| 4:29 PM
Phil Mickelson set the early pace with an eight-under-par 63 at the Deutsche Bank Championship on Friday in Norton, Mass., then Brian Davis tied him for the first-round lead by equaling that total in the afternoon.
Also marching up the leaderboard in...
| Sep 2, 2013
| 7:26 PM
NORTON, Mass. — Tiger Woods lost his FedEx Cup point lead. Sergio Garcia just lost it.
No, Sergio didn't show up at TPC Boston dressed head to toe in yellow like he did for the final round of the British Open at Hoylake. That was the July...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 2:08 PM
Chicago lies within striking distance of a couple dozen nationally ranked golf destinations. All that's stopping us from playing them is the amount of asphalt we're willing to cover and the scratch we're willing to spend chasing a dimpled sphere of...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 9:20 AM
There's no use denying that Phil Mickelson needed a while to get over the hurt of finishing second at the U.S. Open last month.
"But part of professional golf is dealing with losing and dealing with disappointment and being resilient and bouncing back...
| Jul 14, 2013
| 3:02 PM
Phil Mickelson won the Scottish Open on Sunday, but in an exhibition of Happy Gilmore-style golf shots the left-handed American was not up to par.
A video of the run-up style drive has gone viral thanks to the European PGA Tour, of which the Scottish...