• Olympic Rower Henrik Rummel Is Fine With His Bulge Being Out There, Not So Fine With His Mom Seeing It

    Mama Rummel doesn't need to have that in her Facebook Newsfeed, Henrik says. (Oops.)​

    Cosmopolitan
  • Jason Kipnis wants no part of Rougned Odor after hard slide

    No matter how well he plays this season, it will be tough for Texas Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor to shake his reputation as the guy who punched Jose Bautista in the face. For all we know, Odor could be the nicest guy in the world. Look no farther than Thursday’s game against the Cleveland…

    Big League Stew
    Fr. 26. Aug
    20:05 EDT
    Cleveland : Texas
    Spielvorschau
  • Notre Dame CB Devin Butler pleads not guilty to felony charges

    Devin Butler has made three starts for Notre Dame (Getty). Suspended Notre Dame cornerback Devin Butler has pleaded not guilty to felony charges of resisting arrest and battery of a police officer after his weekend arrest. Butler was arrested outside of a South Bend, Indiana, bar on Friday evening.

    Dr. Saturday
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    PGA Tour Golfers' Swings in GIFs (9 Fotos)

    As you'll see in this gallery, there is more than one way to swing the golf club to produce world-class results.

    Golf
  • Lane Johnson says he'll sue supplement company over suspension

    Philadelphia Eagles offensive tackle Lane Johnson first complained about the NFLPA’s lack of supplement testing after his positive test triggered a 10-game suspension. Now he says he’ll sue the supplement company that he says sold him the amino acids that led to the positive test. Johnson had $25…

    Shutdown Corner
  • Texas sends note to Arizona after death of Zach Hemmila (Photo)

    After Arizona lineman Zach Hemmila died earlier this month, the Texas football program reached out to the Wildcats to offer support. Wildcats tight end Josh Kern shared a photo of a handwritten letter and notes from the Longhorns. Arizona spokesman Blair Willis told the Austin American-Statesman…

    Dr. Saturday
  • Houston celebrates U.S. gymnastics star's homecoming on 'Simone Biles Day'

    Everything’s bigger in Texas, and nobody’s bigger in Texas right now than Simone Biles. being home never felt better

    Fourth-Place Medal
  • Yoenis Cespedes says he won't opt out of Mets contract

    The New York Mets somehow finding a way to bring back outfielder Yoenis Cespedes this past winter was one of the biggest stories of the offseason. After singlehandedly taking the Mets to the playoffs with a spectacular second half, it was assumed Cespedes’ price range on the market would exceed…

    Big League Stew
    Fr. 26. Aug
    19:10 EDT
    Philadelphia : NY Mets
    Spielvorschau
  • Olympics marathon medalist's protest shines spotlight on unrest in Ethiopia

    By Sally Hayden and Tristan Martin LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - When marathon silver medalist Feyisa Lilesa crossed the finish line at the Rio Olympics, he crossed his arms above his head in an "X", a sign of protest against the Ethiopian government's treatment of his people, the ethnic…

    Reuters
  • Why Joey Bosa better hope the Chargers' offer still stands

    On Wednesday, Shutdown Corner’s Frank Schwab did a great job of updating the Joey Bosa situation — namely how the San Diego Chargers made this standoff public and ugly. Oh, sure, these are the Chargers we’re talking about, and calling them a well-run organization might not be able to be done with a…

    Shutdown Corner
  • Los Angeles celebrates 'Kobe Bryant Day'

    It’s been a whirlwind retirement for Kobe Bryant. On Monday, the Los Angeles Lakers legend rang the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange to unveil his new $100 million venture-capital fund. The date marks the two jersey numbers (8 and 24) Bryant wore during his 20 years with the club.

    Ball Don't Lie
  • Fantasy football mock draft, Rounds 7-9: Old dudes, including Gore, get the call

    National Draft Day is almost upon us, everyone. Time to get seriously serious about your prep. Beginning today, the Yahoo Sports fantasy crew is going to mock draft a 12-team, 9-round league for 2016. Consider this your answer key to the opening rounds. Assume a traditional one-QB, one-flex lineup…

    Roto Arcade
  • Jay Bouwmeester replaces Duncan Keith on Canada's World Cup roster

    St. Louis Blues defenseman Jay Bouwmeester will replace Chicago Blackhawks blueliner Duncan Keith on Team Canada’s World Cup of Hockey roster. The Blackhawks released a statement from team physician Michael Terry saying that Keith was still rehabbing a knee injury and the tournament could make him…

    Puck Daddy
  • Ajax's decline is soccer's economic imbalance writ large

    Once a European power, Ajax has fallen off sharply in recent times, thanks in part to both changing economics and its own mismanagement. For the second season in a row, Ajax will not be participating in the UEFA Champions League. Ajax didn’t make it out of the qualifiers last year either.

    FC Yahoo
  • Gentleman Bryce Harper assists Katie Ledecky with Olympic medals

    Olympic swimmer Katie Ledecky proved she’s more than a one-sport star on Wednesday night at Nationals Park. Ledecky, who won four gold medals and one silver at the Rio Olympics, fired a perfect strike for the ceremonial first pitch before Washington’s game against the rival Baltimore Orioles.…

    Big League Stew
    Fr. 26. Aug
    19:05 EDT
    Colorado : Washington
    Spielvorschau
  • TCU, Auburn, Wisconsin, Virginia Tech make starting QB decisions

    Sean White led Auburn to win over Memphis in the Birmingham Bowl. Four more programs — TCU, Auburn Wisconsin and Virginia Tech – announced their starting quarterback decisions Thursday. First, for TCU, Gary Patterson confirmed what had been assumed all offseason: Texas A&M transfer Kenny Hill will…

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