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Longtime readers will remember the old Weekly 18 column, a review of the previous weekend's golf happenings, which was so lengthy that it could eat up a good portion of a Monday morning. Well ... we're back. Welcome to the new, Twitter-influenced

2017-05-28 08:25:01.017

Longtime readers will remember the old Weekly 18 column, a review of the previous weekend's golf happenings, which was so lengthy that it could eat up a good portion of a Monday morning. Well ... we're back. Welcome to the new, Twitter-influenced



PITTSBURGH -- For decades now, it's been the calling card for many of the most dominant teams: two all-world centers carrying their club. Gretzky-Messier. Lemieux-Francis. Sakic-Forsberg. The Los Angeles Kings won the Stanley Cup twice in three seaso

2017-05-28 19:35:13.627

PITTSBURGH -- For decades now, it's been the calling card for many of the most dominant teams: two all-world centers carrying their club. Gretzky-Messier. Lemieux-Francis. Sakic-Forsberg. The Los Angeles Kings won the Stanley Cup twice in three seaso



The moment he started running around the house in his hockey gear and dragging his double-bladed skates across the pond near his home in Manchester, New Hampshire, Mat Myers was hooked. The son of a hockey coach, he knew that his life would always re

2017-05-28 13:29:46.690

The moment he started running around the house in his hockey gear and dragging his double-bladed skates across the pond near his home in Manchester, New Hampshire, Mat Myers was hooked. The son of a hockey coach, he knew that his life would always re



VIRGINIA WATER, England -- Alex Noren blasted a scintillating course record 10-under-par 62 to win the 2017 BMW PGA Championship by 2 strokes from Francesco Molinari on an extraordinary day at Wentworth. The Swede's stunning effort set a clubhou

2017-05-28 08:14:12.080

VIRGINIA WATER, England -- Alex Noren blasted a scintillating course record 10-under-par 62 to win the 2017 BMW PGA Championship by 2 strokes from Francesco Molinari on an extraordinary day at Wentworth. The Swede's stunning effort set a clubhou



The Predators' journey to the Stanley Cup finals began nearly two decades ago when they set out on a mission to fill Nashville's honky-tonks with hockey talk. Though the warmth of the city and the enthusiasm of the fans were present from day one, tur

2017-05-27 17:56:50.527

The Predators' journey to the Stanley Cup finals began nearly two decades ago when they set out on a mission to fill Nashville's honky-tonks with hockey talk. Though the warmth of the city and the enthusiasm of the fans were present from day one, tur



SPEEDWAY, Ind. -- "Race day parking! Fifty bucks!" He was walking directly down the middle of Auburn Street, the middle-aged, leather-skinned man in the jorts. You know, jeans shorts. In his left hand he gripped a sign that read "PARKING Y'ALL, F

2017-05-27 07:55:23.193

SPEEDWAY, Ind. -- "Race day parking! Fifty bucks!" He was walking directly down the middle of Auburn Street, the middle-aged, leather-skinned man in the jorts. You know, jeans shorts. In his left hand he gripped a sign that read "PARKING Y'ALL, F



After securing the first Stanley Cup finals appearance in franchise history, the Nashville Predators had three full days to sit and wait before learning who their opponent would be. Though that was enough time to plan for both the Pittsburgh Penguins

2017-05-27 06:53:41.617

After securing the first Stanley Cup finals appearance in franchise history, the Nashville Predators had three full days to sit and wait before learning who their opponent would be. Though that was enough time to plan for both the Pittsburgh Penguins



INDIANAPOLIS -- I don't know if y'all have heard, but Fernando Alonso is racing in the Indy 500 on Sunday. At least I think he's here. During Thursday's media day I was told the former Formula One world champ was there, but all I saw was a wall of ca

2017-05-26 11:07:45.350

INDIANAPOLIS -- I don't know if y'all have heard, but Fernando Alonso is racing in the Indy 500 on Sunday. At least I think he's here. During Thursday's media day I was told the former Formula One world champ was there, but all I saw was a wall of ca



VIRGINIA WATER, England -- The fairways, galleries and players were bathed in glorious sunshine during Round 2 of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth, but on the hottest day of the year, Ian Poulter didn't need the weather to heat him up -- his put

2017-05-26 05:56:44.163

VIRGINIA WATER, England -- The fairways, galleries and players were bathed in glorious sunshine during Round 2 of the BMW PGA Championship at Wentworth, but on the hottest day of the year, Ian Poulter didn't need the weather to heat him up -- his put



Nashville Predators (94 regular-season points, second wild card in Western Conference) vs. Pittsburgh Penguins (111 regular-season points, second, Metropolitan Division) Why you have to watch: These two teams are trying to make history. If the

2017-05-26 08:31:31.207

Nashville Predators (94 regular-season points, second wild card in Western Conference) vs. Pittsburgh Penguins (111 regular-season points, second, Metropolitan Division) Why you have to watch: These two teams are trying to make history. If the



VIRGINIA WATER, England -- The shallowed bunkers of the West Course at Wentworth were supposed to be nothing more than a bit part of the BMW PGA Championship narrative. Then Branden Grace put his foot in it. Well, two of them, actually. After posting

2017-05-26 05:58:03.707

VIRGINIA WATER, England -- The shallowed bunkers of the West Course at Wentworth were supposed to be nothing more than a bit part of the BMW PGA Championship narrative. Then Branden Grace put his foot in it. Well, two of them, actually. After posting



Nearly every weekend, Baylor football players receive a text message from Bears coach Matt Rhule, who reminds them to be respectful toward women and how he expects his team to act off the field. The players typically receive the text messages Thursda

2017-05-24 11:42:05.823

Nearly every weekend, Baylor football players receive a text message from Bears coach Matt Rhule, who reminds them to be respectful toward women and how he expects his team to act off the field. The players typically receive the text messages Thursda



As usual, I make a call to the masses and you all responded wonderfully. This week's #AskESPNCaddie has me excited about the eclectic nature of the questions. They are all over the map, starting with a "what happened to" that doesn't involve a certai

2017-05-25 15:58:16.553

As usual, I make a call to the masses and you all responded wonderfully. This week's #AskESPNCaddie has me excited about the eclectic nature of the questions. They are all over the map, starting with a "what happened to" that doesn't involve a certai



PITTSBURGH -- It's a play they've made so many times together that Sidney Crosby didn't need to see much to know Chris Kunitz wanted the puck. There was brief eye contact, but the way Kunitz was holding his stick signaled he was ready. Crosby had jus

2017-05-26 03:33:48.360

PITTSBURGH -- It's a play they've made so many times together that Sidney Crosby didn't need to see much to know Chris Kunitz wanted the puck. There was brief eye contact, but the way Kunitz was holding his stick signaled he was ready. Crosby had jus



ANAHEIM -- In the bowels of the Honda Center, two words reverberate loudly once again for the Anaheim Ducks: What next? For the fifth straight season, the Ducks were Pacific Division champions, and for the fifth straight season they lost a playoff se

2017-05-25 17:59:59.610

ANAHEIM -- In the bowels of the Honda Center, two words reverberate loudly once again for the Anaheim Ducks: What next? For the fifth straight season, the Ducks were Pacific Division champions, and for the fifth straight season they lost a playoff se



PITTSBURGH -- It took a couple of overtimes against a relentlessly resilient Ottawa Senators team, but the reigning champs will get their shot at a repeat. Pittsburgh Penguins forward Chris Kunitz scored his second goal of the game to beat the Senato

2017-05-25 17:24:34.200

PITTSBURGH -- It took a couple of overtimes against a relentlessly resilient Ottawa Senators team, but the reigning champs will get their shot at a repeat. Pittsburgh Penguins forward Chris Kunitz scored his second goal of the game to beat the Senato