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LeBron James Beats the Buzzer and the Pacers

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 23:35:34 EDT

The lesson from Cleveland’s win over Indiana: He’s still LeBron James.



Panel to NCAA: Increase Penalties for Rule-Breakers, End One-and-Done

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 16:38:14 EDT

The NCAA commission on college basketball on Wednesday recommended increased penalties for rule-breakers and more transparency from apparel companies. The recommendations, presented by committee chair Condoleezza Rice, will need to be adopted by NCAA membership.



The NFL Is Pass-Happy but Teams Have Struggled to Evaluate Receivers

Tue, 24 Apr 2018 18:36:31 EDT

Don’t expect wide receivers to fly off the board early in this week’s NFL draft after a string of high-profile busts in the last three years.



The NFL Draft's Rorschach Test

Mon, 23 Apr 2018 19:42:00 EDT

Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen is the NFL’s Rorschach test. Everybody looks at the same thing—and sees something different.



What If Numbers Held the Key to the NFL Draft?

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 16:27:05 EDT

Josh Allen, Sam Darnold, Lamar Jackson, Baker Mayfield and Josh Rosen all have unique skill sets, but another thing that differentiates each of them is that they all wore different numbers in college. So what if each quarterback were selected by the team that best fits their uniform number?



Liverpool vs. Roma: A Champions League Semifinal Made in Boston

Tue, 24 Apr 2018 09:03:12 EDT

With storied soccer teams in their portfolios, American owners of the Red Sox and Celtics prepare to square off in the Champions League.



McKayla Maroney's Dark Journey: Olympic Champion, Abused Gymnast

Wed, 25 Apr 2018 18:37:58 EDT

A cherished American gymnast suffered a heavy toll from years of sexual abuse by U.S. team doctor Larry Nassar. Powerful institutions failed to protect her. “It was almost like watching somebody get crushed.”



Gronkowski (the Horse) Is Out of the Kentucky Derby

Tue, 24 Apr 2018 12:03:48 EDT

Gronkowski, a horse co-owned by Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski, has been withdrawn from the Kentucky Derby.



She's Big in Japan. She's Bigger in Oklahoma City.

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 19:49:08 EDT

A day with Nanae Yamano, the NBA fan artist from the Tokyo suburbs, as she goes to her first Thunder game and gets the celebrity treatment.



Arsène Wenger's Complicated Legacy at Arsenal

Sun, 22 Apr 2018 21:53:37 EDT

Arsène Wenger led Arsenal to three Premier League titles in six years, but leaves the North London club after two decades amid flagging results and mounting frustration.



Arsenal Manager Arsène Wenger Will Step Down at Season's End

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 07:13:49 EDT

Arsène Wenger, the longest tenured manager in English soccer, will step down from his role at Arsenal at the end of the season after 22 years in charge, the club announced on Friday.



Oakland A's Manaea Pitches No-Hitter Against Boston Red Sox

Sun, 22 Apr 2018 02:20:01 EDT

Left-hander Sean Manaea pitched the first no-hitter against Boston in 25 years, with an overturned call preserving the gem in Oakland’s 3-0 win over the Red Sox.



A Moment of Reckoning for Baseball in Florida

Thu, 19 Apr 2018 14:24:38 EDT

Major League Baseball came to Florida 25 years ago. It hasn’t gone according to plan. Can baseball survive in the Sunshine State?



Rob Gronkowski Acquires Stake in Gronkowski (the Horse)

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 18:25:02 EDT

New England Patriots star Rob Gronkowski will acquire a stake in Gronkowski, a 3-year-old colt slated to run in the Kentucky Derby on May 5.



As Teams Seek More Relief, 13-Man Pitching Staffs Are the New Normal

Wed, 18 Apr 2018 20:18:43 EDT

The number of pitchers that MLB teams carry at one time has slowly crept up to keep pace with changes in strategy.



How Soccer's Most Stubborn Manager Solved the Premier League

Tue, 17 Apr 2018 18:48:46 EDT

Manchester City’s Premier League triumph is an era-defining title for manager Pep Guardiola and caps a decade of Guardiola-ball across the Continent.



The 4-Point Line Already Exists in Philadelphia

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 23:27:39 EDT

The Philadelphia 76ers understand the benefits of 3-point shooting. That’s why they added a 4-point line to their practice courts.



Desiree Linden Wins Boston Marathon, First American Woman Since 1985

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 22:25:03 EDT

Desiree Linden on Monday became the first American woman to win the Boston Marathon in 33 years, breaking the tape in 2:39:54.



How the Boston Marathon's Runner-Up Shocked the Running World

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 20:44:21 EDT

Sarah Sellers, an unknown, unsponsored, previously unheralded nurse from Arizona, became a Boston Marathon legend on Monday.



U.S. Bid for World Cup Faces a Stiff Challenge by Morocco

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 15:49:35 EDT

Two months before soccer’s governing body makes its choice, factors from geopolitics to internal bureaucracy have made the formerly one-sided race impossible to call.



Manchester City Clinches Premier League Title

Sun, 15 Apr 2018 23:00:14 EDT

Manchester City clinched the Premier League title after second-place Manchester United’s inexplicable 1-0 defeat to West Bromwich Albion.



NFL Alleges 'Deep and Widespread' Fraud in Concussion Settlement

Fri, 13 Apr 2018 18:16:44 EDT

The NFL has called for a special investigator to look into accusations of fraudulent claims potentially worth hundreds of millions of dollars in the concussion settlement.



An Unlikely Win at Grand Prix in Shanghai

Mon, 16 Apr 2018 03:25:41 EDT

The Australian started from the third row and took advantage of that position to get fresh tires on the 31st lap when other leaders couldn’t get in quickly to change.



Cycling Wonders What to Do About Chris Froome

Fri, 13 Apr 2018 15:14:06 EDT

The new head of cycling’s world governing body is facing a dark cloud over the cycling season with no one quite sure what to do while the doping case of a four-time Tour de France champion runs its course.



The Big Questions About the NBA Playoffs

Fri, 13 Apr 2018 17:12:30 EDT

The next two months of basketball are going to be overwhelming. Here’s what to expect from the Rockets, Warriors, Sixers and the rest of the NBA.



The First Shots of the NBA's 3-Point Revolution

Fri, 13 Apr 2018 04:01:26 EDT

The number of 3-pointers plateaued from 2008 to 2012. Then came the modern era of basketball. What happened?



The Team With the Three-Man Rotation

Wed, 11 Apr 2018 19:41:54 EDT

The Tampa Bay Rays have embarked on an experiment that is raising eyebrows across baseball: relying exclusively on relievers during a couple of games each week.



How the Toronto Maple Leafs Built a Cup Contender

Thu, 12 Apr 2018 11:22:46 EDT

After qualifying for the NHL playoffs in back-to-back seasons for the first time since 2004, the Toronto Maple Leafs have their best shot at snapping a 51-year Stanley Cup drought.



It's Early in the Baseball Season---but Not That Early

Wed, 11 Apr 2018 17:00:08 EDT

Fans should feel optimistic after blistering hot starts by the Red Sox and Mets—only three teams that won nine of their first 10 games failed to finish above .500.



Spring Books: Baseball

Wed, 11 Apr 2018 17:41:39 EDT

Paul Dickson on the mental side of baseball, its singular moments in history, the game as a poetic metaphor for life and the time Satchel Paige went to play for a dictator.



Kansas Included in Expanded NCAA Basketball Corruption Probe

Wed, 11 Apr 2018 18:40:28 EDT

The federal probe that rocked college basketball this season expanded its scope, as prosecutors named four Division I schools, including league powerhouse Kansas, in a new indictment alleging corruption in the sport.



The Basketball Game That Became a Stalemate

Wed, 11 Apr 2018 08:49:22 EDT

What an obscure, absurd, epic Minnesota high-school matchup reveals about today’s NBA.



The Last Night of the NBA Regular Season Is a Play-in for the Playoffs

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 15:47:39 EDT

The Timberwolves and Nuggets play for the Western Conference’s last playoff spot on Wednesday as the Blazers, Jazz, Pelicans, Thunder and Spurs jockey for position.



A Mad Night for European Soccer---and a Pair of Boston Owners

Wed, 11 Apr 2018 03:10:38 EDT

Liverpool and Roma, both owned by American billionaires, advanced to the Champions League semifinals with stunning upsets.



Golf's Perfect Storm: New and Old Stars Boost Ratings

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 15:08:03 EDT

With TV ratings up, the Masters showed that the depth at the top of golf is as good as it has ever been.



Putting Woes Leave Rory McIlroy Without a Green Jacket

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 17:14:43 EDT

In striking distance of Patrick Reed at the Masters, Rory McIlroy’s putting struggles left him completely out of contention.



Patrick Reed Wins the Masters

Mon, 09 Apr 2018 07:32:12 EDT

Patrick Reed wins the Masters, capturing his first career major championship.



Shohei Ohtani Is Nearly Perfect

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 20:40:41 EDT

After hitting a home run in three consecutive games, Shohei Ohtani retired the first 19 batters he faced in a 6-1 win over the Athletics on Sunday.



Jose Altuve Is a Big Hit on the Road

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 17:36:31 EDT

The Houston Astros star’s .383 batting average on the road over his last 159 games is the highest road average since Lou Gehrig in 1931-32.



More States Consider Allowing Sports Betting

Sat, 07 Apr 2018 08:08:50 EDT

The Supreme Court is expected to rule soon on whether to allow legalized sports betting across the country, and many states are lining up at the gate to cash in on the possible tax revenue and job creation.



Why Patrick Reed and Rory McIlroy Are Both Wearing Pink at the Masters

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 12:24:24 EDT

Patrick Reed and Rory McIlroy will be dueling for the lead in the final round of the Masters. But they’ll both be wearing pink shirts as part of a coordinated effort by Nike.



Mickelson's Latest Historic Masters Moment? A Whiff

Sat, 07 Apr 2018 22:22:57 EDT

Phil Mickelson, one of the most creative players in golf, has excelled at making nigh-impossible shots throughout his career, such as the one to lead off his third round at Augusta. This time, however, he missed.



Reed, McIlroy Set for Masters Duel in Ryder Cup Rematch

Sat, 07 Apr 2018 22:46:31 EDT

Less than two years after beating Rory McIlroy in a thrilling singles match to lead the U.S. to a Ryder Cup victory at Hazeltine, Patrick Reed will attempt to hold off his European rival and a handful of other challengers at Augusta National.



Manchester City's Consolation: the Premier League Title

Sun, 08 Apr 2018 03:41:41 EDT

After a 3-0 loss to Liverpool in the first leg of its Champions League quarterfinal, Manchester City can secure the Premier League title with a victory against Manchester United.



Texans Owner Bob McNair Recalculates His Apology for 'Inmates' Remark

Thu, 05 Apr 2018 18:14:08 EDT

Houston Texans owner Bob McNair defends his hardline stance on anthem protests but says he’s not fully understood.



Augusta National, the Home of the Masters, Still Has Bite

Sat, 07 Apr 2018 12:45:19 EDT

This Masters is shaping up as a reminder of just how much of a challenge the course creates for golf’s top players.



How Phil Mickelson Can Defy Age to Win the Masters

Thu, 05 Apr 2018 10:08:58 EDT

One of the biggest reasons Phil Mickelson is among the favorites to win the Masters at 47: He has maintained his power better than most golfers do in the twilight of their careers.



Meet Pep Guardiola's Right-Hand Man: A Retired Water Polo Star

Wed, 04 Apr 2018 08:35:50 EDT

Before he worked for the best soccer manager in the world, Manel Estiarte was Spain’s greatest water polo player.



Tiger Woods's Eventful Opening Round at the Masters

Fri, 06 Apr 2018 10:34:33 EDT

Tiger Woods shot a 1-over-par 73 in the opening round of the Masters, a fine day considering the back injuries he overcame to get back here. But it could have been better.



Tiger Woods's Comeback Started In His Backyard

Tue, 03 Apr 2018 22:21:29 EDT

In the weeks leading up to the Masters, Tiger Woods has used the four-hole mini-course behind his Jupiter Island, Fla., mansion to mimic tournament conditions.



Augusta National Will Host Women's Amateur Event

Thu, 05 Apr 2018 15:33:57 EDT

Augusta National Golf Club will host a new women’s amateur national championship beginning in 2019, a progressive move for a club that had no female members until 2012.



Villanova's Steak Dynasty Built With PBJ Players

Tue, 03 Apr 2018 10:24:19 EDT

Villanova has become the college basketball’s most surprising juggernaut by recruiting players skilled enough to excel against major-college competition but unpolished and eager enough to stick around.



Villanova Wins NCAA Men's Basketball Championship

Tue, 03 Apr 2018 08:17:04 EDT

Villanova beat Michigan 79-62 to win the NCAA men’s college basketball national championship. The Wildcats claimed their second title in the past three seasons.



How Much Is Your College-Basketball Team Worth?

Mon, 02 Apr 2018 15:49:48 EDT

Kentucky is the top team in our annual valuation of NCAA college basketball teams, with a value of $246.6 million.



Remember the Alamodome? The Final Four Might Not Be Back

Mon, 02 Apr 2018 19:19:14 EDT

Despite basketball’s love-fest for San Antonio and its status as a four-time host of the Final Four, the city faces steep competition to get another one.



Notre Dame Wins Women's College Basketball Title

Sun, 01 Apr 2018 23:02:12 EDT

Notre Dame’s Arike Ogunbowale hit a three-pointer with 0.1 on the clock to lead the Fighting Irish to a 61-58 victory over Mississippi State in the women’s college basketball national championship game.



Zlatan Ibrahimovic's Debut in Los Angeles Is a Smash

Mon, 02 Apr 2018 10:12:36 EDT

In the space of 20 minutes, Zlatan Ibrahimovic notched his first two shots on target in MLS. Both turned into goals.



Villanova Beats Kansas, Now One Step From Championship

Sun, 01 Apr 2018 13:37:44 EDT

The Wildcats bludgeoned Kansas, 95-79, dismantling the Jayhawks with an unprecedented barrage of outside shooting that left the 68,257 in attendance at the Alamodome breathless.



Michigan Ends Loyola-Chicago's Tournament Run

Sun, 01 Apr 2018 12:37:49 EDT

For a few shining minutes in their Final Four matchup with the Wolverines, it looked as if the upstart 11-seed Loyola-Chicago Ramblers might scramble into the national championship game, but a late Michigan 3-pointer helped seal their exit.



Sloane Stephens Breaks Out of Her Slump With a Win in Miami

Mon, 02 Apr 2018 10:17:06 EDT

After a miserable and puzzling slump, American tennis star Sloane Stephens regained her form with a title in Miami.



Why Loyola-Chicago's Locker Room Looks Like a TV Detective Show

Sat, 31 Mar 2018 10:30:26 EDT

With scouting reports plastered on the walls, Loyola-Chicago’s sheets-and-Sharpies system is how the team learns the plays and habits of their opponents.



What to Watch in the Final Four

Sat, 31 Mar 2018 16:06:08 EDT

No. 3 Michigan takes on No. 11 Loyola-Chicago and No. 1 Villanova faces off against No. 1 Kansas in national semifinal matchups at the Alamodome.



For Players, the Road to the Final Four Means Lots of Time Away From Campus

Fri, 30 Mar 2018 17:34:17 EDT

The ever-increasing travel demands for college basketball players are a quandary for the NCAA, which rejects calls to share more of the sport’s revenue with athletes.



James Harden's Stepback 3-Pointer Is a Step Ahead of the NBA

Fri, 30 Mar 2018 14:22:53 EDT

Houston Rockets star James Harden has a revolutionary shot of his own. He’s taking more stepback 3-pointers by himself than any NBA team. And it’s working.



The Data Wonk Who Became a Coach

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 11:42:14 EDT

The Astros are trying a bold experiment. Sig Mejdal, one of baseball’s most respected quantitative analysts, is helping field staff in the decision-making process.



Baseball's Division Races Are Expected to Be a Snooze

Fri, 30 Mar 2018 16:05:08 EDT

Projected win totals by oddsmakers reflect a new reality across baseball: It has become a sport of haves and have-nots.



The Next Chinese Trade Advantage: Professional Golfers

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 21:22:54 EDT

China has never particularly taken to golf. But Feng Shanshan is now the No. 1 women’s golfer in the world, while Li Haotong makes his Masters debut next week.



The Most Mediocre Defense in the Final Four

Tue, 27 Mar 2018 23:01:46 EDT

Kansas coach Bill Self has called his team’s defense as ”average at best.” It hasn’t stopped the Jayhawks from succeeding.



NFL Moves to Adopt Targeting Rule

Tue, 27 Mar 2018 18:00:54 EDT

The NFL took a step toward adopting a “targeting” rule, with the approval of changes that toughen enforcement on hits initiated with the crown of the helmet.



Australia Is Bowled Over by Its 'Deflategate' Moment

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 13:58:05 EDT

The so-called ball-tampering scandal has raised the unthinkable specter of cheating, triggering something of an existential crisis across cricket-crazy Australia.



How the Mariners Used Big Data to Turn a Gold Glove Infielder Into an Outfielder

Mon, 26 Mar 2018 20:18:12 EDT

Dee Gordon has played exclusively at second base and shortstop during his career, but the Seattle Mariners believe in his ability to play center.



For Opening Day, Baseball Is Racing to Perfect...the Infield Dirt

Tue, 27 Mar 2018 03:39:55 EDT

It used to come from pretty much anywhere. Now baseball teams are importing special mixes; ‘Welcome to the dirt farm’.



Fans Embrace Loyola's Magical Run With Harry Potter Theme

Mon, 26 Mar 2018 17:26:35 EDT

The maroon and gold scarves worn by Loyola-Chicago fans just happen to resemble the ones worn by members of Gryffindor, Harry Potter’s house in the popular franchise.



Kansas Delivers a Knockout Punch to Advance to the Final Four

Mon, 26 Mar 2018 09:44:10 EDT

In a tournament filled with madness, the Kansas Jayhawks prevailed in a heavyweight battle against Duke.



Ex-Boss of Larry Nassar to Be Charged With Criminal Sexual Conduct, Neglect of Duty

Tue, 27 Mar 2018 12:35:41 EDT

William Strampel, the former dean of Michigan State University’s College of Osteopathic Medicine and longtime boss of convicted sexual abuser Larry Nassar, is set to be charged Tuesday with counts including criminal sexual conduct and neglect of duty, according to court filings.



'Tiger Woods' Review: A Phenom's Rise and Fall

Mon, 26 Mar 2018 19:03:42 EDT

The golf great’s “unapologetically self-centered attitude” has been critical to his success on the fairway—but most harmful in his personal life. Leigh Montville reviews “Tiger Woods” by Jeff Benedict and Armen Keteyian.



Villanova Turns to Defense in Run to Final Four

Mon, 26 Mar 2018 03:10:42 EDT

The Villanova Wildcats sent a message to their Final Four rivals: They can win even when they struggle to score.



Loyola-Chicago Advances to the Final Four

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 03:45:35 EDT

No. 11 seed Loyola Chicago, the high-spirited and heartwarming story of this NCAA men’s basketball tournament, claimed its place in history with a 78-62 win over No. 9 seed Kansas State to advance to the Final Four.



Roger Federer Plans to Skip French Open

Mon, 26 Mar 2018 10:33:44 EDT

Roger Federer is sticking with a plan that worked for him last season: Skip the upcoming clay court tournaments—including the French Open.



Costs From Nassar Case Likely to Exceed $500 Million for Michigan State

Mon, 26 Mar 2018 10:21:24 EDT

Financial fallout from sexual-abuse allegations against former U.S. national gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar will likely soar well past half a billion dollars for Michigan State University.



Warriors' Stephen Curry Out at Least Three Weeks With Knee Sprain

Sat, 24 Mar 2018 17:15:26 EDT

Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry will be out for at least three weeks after suffering a Grade-2 sprain of his medial collateral ligament.



The NFL Strikes Back

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 18:22:56 EDT

In an interview, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell discusses the league’s recent deals, controversies and the potential for legalized gambling.



Dylan Went Electric. Duke Went Zone.

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 18:01:44 EDT

Mike Krzyzewski’s teams always played man-to-man defense. Then he became the U.S. national coach and picked the brains of those around him— especially Syracuse coach Jim Boeheim.



It's the NBA's Worst Shot. Except for the Warriors.

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 17:55:59 EDT

Golden State is getting more value from the mid-range than any team in 20 years. Is basketball’s latest market inefficiency the game’s most inefficient shot?



Why Threes Are Feeding the NCAA Tournament's Madness

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 19:18:23 EDT

The common thread between the NCAA tournament’s wildest moments and most shocking outcomes—UMBC’s historic upset, No. 13 seeds Buffalo and Marshall’s first-round stunners—is the 3-pointer.



Why Is Tony Romo Playing on the PGA Tour?

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 14:19:28 EDT

Tony Romo received a sponsor’s exemption to play at a PGA Tour event in the Dominican Republic this week. Whether his ability level meets the minimum required by the Tour is debatable.



What's a Catch? The NFL Has a New Idea

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 15:05:03 EDT

The NFL’s revised catch proposal, still to be voted on by teams, eliminates the controversial ‘surviving the ground’ element.



The Best Spot to Land a Franchise Quarterback

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:31:46 EDT

It turns out there’s a big difference between quarterbacks taken in the top-five and those who fall lower in the first round.



Nassar's Boss Said in 2016 He Didn't Believe Abuse Claims

Mon, 19 Mar 2018 23:53:01 EDT

Larry Nassar’s longtime boss at Michigan State University told a group of students and administrators in the fall of 2016 that he did not believe female patients who alleged repeated sexual abuse by the former U.S. national gymnastics team doctor.



Buffalo Is the NCAA Tournament's Cinderella. Why Aren't They the Buffalo?

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 14:29:46 EDT

There’s a story behind the school’s mascot being a bull, not a buffalo, and it goes all the way back to a visit from Elizabeth Taylor.



How Buffalo and Marshall Took the Fast Track to NCAA Tournament Upsets

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 18:38:21 EDT

Underdogs like to play slow. The teams that pulled off the biggest upsets in this March Madness took the opposite approach.



Olympians Call for Overhaul of U.S. Olympic Committee, Chairman's Ouster

Sat, 17 Mar 2018 05:30:05 EDT

A group of Olympians are pushing for the ouster of U.S. Olympic Committee Chairman Larry Probst and an overhaul of his entire organization, citing its flat-footed response to sexual abuse and a broader litany of “dysfunction, neglect and out-of-whack priorities.”



The Premier League Can't Stop Firing Managers

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 17:27:43 EDT

Nine of the 20 clubs have made a change in the dugout so far, more than any other season at this point. And the bloodshed might not be over.



Why No. 1 Virginia's Plodding Pace Makes It Ripe for an Upset

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 17:39:24 EDT

Virgina may be the best team in the country. But the fewer the possessions in a game means the fewer chances a good team has to separate itself.



The Cardinals' New Slugger Is Also a Bat Thief

Thu, 15 Mar 2018 09:53:29 EDT

When slugger Marcell Ozuna arrived for his first spring training with the Cardinals, he had an important mission: figuring out which of his teammates’ bats he planned to steal.



Soccer Without the Melodrama? No Thank You

Sun, 18 Mar 2018 21:18:45 EDT

The arrival of video replay may fix referees’ botched calls, but it could ruin cherished aspects of the game



The NCAA Tournament's Most Valuable Plays: Purdue and Cincinnati

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 14:45:30 EDT

You have to think like a contrarian to win your bracket pool. The strategy this year: start rooting for Purdue and Cincinnati.



Why No. 16 Penn Can Knock Off No. 1 Kansas

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 18:04:54 EDT

The Penn Quakers are far better than your typical No. 16 seed. At the same time, Kansas isn’t the prototypical No. 1.



Tiger Woods Is Turning Back the Clock

Wed, 14 Mar 2018 18:13:16 EDT

After four back surgeries, Tiger Woods’s body is finally allowing him to do things he hasn’t done with ease in a long time.