PENDLETON — Make them simpler.
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Oscar Bunn grew up two miles south of Shinnecock Hills Golf Club, the site of this week’s 118th U.S. Open, caddying and learning to play at the course that took its name from his Indian nation.
CHICAGO (AP) — Mo Bamba is fully convinced that he’s ready for the NBA.
NEW YORK (AP) — Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson will be honored with the NBA’s Lifetime Achievement Award at the NBA Awards June 25.
STUTTGART, Germany (AP) — Roger Federer defeated Nick Kyrgios, 6-7 (2), 6-2, 7-6 (5), to book his place in the Stuttgart Open final and reclaim the No. 1 ranking from Rafael Nadal Saturday.
Gabi Gonzalez’ first reaction at being named Herald and News Most Inspirational Athlete for the 2017-18 school year was simple: “Why me?”
“It’s an honor,” Kyle Hadwick said after he was named Male Athlete of the Year at the second annual Herald and News Sports Stars program. “It’s always great to be recognized by the community and everybody who watches sports. I’m blessed for sure.”
Nothing went right.
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — It took nearly 4½ hours in 95-degree heat to play the opening game of the College World Series.
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — Dustin Johnson at least gets one more round to try to redeem himself in the U.S. Open.
SOUTHAMPTON, N.Y. (AP) — The U.S. Open lived up to its reputation in the return to Shinnecock Hills.
OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey’s governor bet that the New Jersey Devils will win the Stanley Cup, while basketball legend Julius Erving bet Philadelphia’s football team will repeat as champions, placing the wagers Thursday, the day betting on professional sports became legal in the state.
In the world of college baseball, there’s an inextricable link between Oregon State and North Carolina.