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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 it was the way Kunitz was holding his stick that signaled he was ready. Cro

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 it was the way Kunitz was holding his stick that signaled he was ready. Cro



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



Last week's trip to the Web.com Tour sure did remind me of the grind and desire that all caddies have to get to the PGA Tour. This week's caddie was both funny and thoughtful with his answers. That meant an interview that was supposed to be only 15 m

2017-05-25 08:03:25.760

Last week's trip to the Web.com Tour sure did remind me of the grind and desire that all caddies have to get to the PGA Tour. This week's caddie was both funny and thoughtful with his answers. That meant an interview that was supposed to be only 15 m



Tim Clauson didn't know the destination. He only knew he couldn't stay at the Nebraska hospital where life-support machines kept the beat going in the heart of his son. The devastated father had just signed papers fulfilling Bryan Clauson's final wis

2017-05-25 11:04:49.983

Tim Clauson didn't know the destination. He only knew he couldn't stay at the Nebraska hospital where life-support machines kept the beat going in the heart of his son. The devastated father had just signed papers fulfilling Bryan Clauson's final wis



On the final lap of his Chili Bowl Midget Nationals qualifying race in January, Justin Allgaier's car flipped and Thomas Meseraull drove his car into Allgaier's in a violent collision. Allgaier stood by his car after it was hauled back to the pit a

2017-05-25 11:07:26.247

On the final lap of his Chili Bowl Midget Nationals qualifying race in January, Justin Allgaier's car flipped and Thomas Meseraull drove his car into Allgaier's in a violent collision. Allgaier stood by his car after it was hauled back to the pit a



Those ancient souls who have seen way too many runnings of the Hollywood Gold Cup -- now called the Gold Cup at Santa Anita -- will squeeze their eyes shut tight and pretend that Saturday's version of the 1 1/4-mile event fits neatly into a history t

2017-05-25 12:01:20.217

Those ancient souls who have seen way too many runnings of the Hollywood Gold Cup -- now called the Gold Cup at Santa Anita -- will squeeze their eyes shut tight and pretend that Saturday's version of the 1 1/4-mile event fits neatly into a history t



VIRGINIA WATER, England -- In 2010, after walking off the West Course at Wentworth having shot a 2-under-par 70 in the second round of the BMW PGA Championship, Ernie Els turned to address the media by the scorer's hut, at the bottom of the hill bene

2017-05-25 07:16:34.727

VIRGINIA WATER, England -- In 2010, after walking off the West Course at Wentworth having shot a 2-under-par 70 in the second round of the BMW PGA Championship, Ernie Els turned to address the media by the scorer's hut, at the bottom of the hill bene



When Mets manager Terry Collins acknowledged this weekend that he had considered walking Mike Trout with the bases loaded, it revived a phrase we don't hear much anymore: the Bonds Treatment. That's what it's called when teams are so afraid of a hitt

2017-05-24 07:26:37.797

When Mets manager Terry Collins acknowledged this weekend that he had considered walking Mike Trout with the bases loaded, it revived a phrase we don't hear much anymore: the Bonds Treatment. That's what it's called when teams are so afraid of a hitt



1. Spieth's stumble Two missed cuts is certainly no reason to panic. Jordan Spieth did just that in his record-setting 2015 season to start the FedEx Cup playoffs and still went on to claim the title. It is a bit odd to see Spieth fighting his game

2017-05-24 06:50:55.410

1. Spieth's stumble Two missed cuts is certainly no reason to panic. Jordan Spieth did just that in his record-setting 2015 season to start the FedEx Cup playoffs and still went on to claim the title. It is a bit odd to see Spieth fighting his game



PITTSBURGH -- Those who have experienced it say it goes in phases. After you win a Stanley Cup, it's a summer of celebration. Then comes a regular season in which an inevitable rough patch emerges when exhaustion kicks in. "You crash sometime in Nove

2017-05-24 19:04:20.973

PITTSBURGH -- Those who have experienced it say it goes in phases. After you win a Stanley Cup, it's a summer of celebration. Then comes a regular season in which an inevitable rough patch emerges when exhaustion kicks in. "You crash sometime in Nove



More than three decades after he tried his darnedest to grow a lustrous beard during the Stanley Cup playoffs, former New York Islanders forward Bob Nystrom remains amazed at how some NHL players can sprout such lush expanses of facial hair at this t

2017-05-24 09:28:28.887

More than three decades after he tried his darnedest to grow a lustrous beard during the Stanley Cup playoffs, former New York Islanders forward Bob Nystrom remains amazed at how some NHL players can sprout such lush expanses of facial hair at this t



One of the most highly anticipated fights of 2017 is finally upon us: Jose Aldo vs. Max Holloway for the UFC featherweight championship. The former has won 19 of his last 20 fights (the only loss coming to Conor McGregor) and has the division belt ar

2017-05-24 08:06:12.097

One of the most highly anticipated fights of 2017 is finally upon us: Jose Aldo vs. Max Holloway for the UFC featherweight championship. The former has won 19 of his last 20 fights (the only loss coming to Conor McGregor) and has the division belt ar



OTTAWA, Ontario -- Mike Condon is a goalie-union guy. Given the opportunity, the Ottawa Senators backup likes to chat with opposing netminders before games. Maybe he'll just say hello. During warm-ups, he often talks shop with other go

2017-05-24 06:24:30.940

OTTAWA, Ontario -- Mike Condon is a goalie-union guy. Given the opportunity, the Ottawa Senators backup likes to chat with opposing netminders before games. Maybe he'll just say hello. During warm-ups, he often talks shop with other go