View Mobile Site
Merritt shoots 61 to tie record

Merritt shoots 61 to tie record



    HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C. — Little-known Troy Merritt one-upped the Masters champion Jordan Spieth at the RBC Heritage.

Read More

MEDIA HIGHLIGHTS




Winston's lawyer calls sexual assault suit a stunt



    TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The attorney for NFL prospect Jameis Winston said the lawsuit filed against the former Florida State University quarterback by a woman who says he raped her is "false" and a "stunt."

Read More
0 Comments
Top seeds have plenty of doubters heading to playoffs

Top seeds have plenty of doubters heading to playoffs



    ATLANTA  — They won 60 games, which is the accepted NBA standard of greatness. They blew away everyone else in the Eastern Conference — including you, LeBron James.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Jordan Spieth struggles in 1st round after Masters

Jordan Spieth struggles in 1st round after Masters

 HILTON HEAD ISLAND, S.C.  — Jordan Spieth had a post-Masters letdown Thursday, shooting a 3-over 74 at the RBC Heritage to end his run of 16 straight rounds under par.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Ex-NFL player Aaron Hernandez convicted of murder, gets life

Ex-NFL player Aaron Hernandez convicted of murder, gets life

FALL RIVER, Mass. - Former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez was convicted of first-degree murder and sentenced to life in prison Wednesday in a deadly late-night shooting, sealing the downfall of an athlete who once had a $40 million contract and a standout career ahead of him.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Still awaiting verdict after six days

Still awaiting verdict after six days


   
    FALL RIVER, Mass. — After six days of deliberating, jurors went home Tuesday without reaching a verdict in the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez, who is accused of killing the man dating his fiancee's sister.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
On The Fringe: Spieth not keen on new 'Golden Child' moniker

On The Fringe: Spieth not keen on new 'Golden Child' moniker

The green jacket is all Jordan Spieth needs for an identity. He is the Masters champion.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Bowl payouts still on the rise

Bowl payouts still on the rise

By RALPH D. RUSSO

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Galloway goes big as Knicks pull upset

Galloway goes big as Knicks pull upset



    ATLANTA — Rookie Langston Galloway scored a career-high 26 points, hitting all six of his 3-point attempts, and the New York Knicks stunned the playoff-bound Atlanta Hawks 112-108 Monday night.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Local CrossFit making it into national spotlight

Local CrossFit making it into national spotlight


   
    Former Georgia Southern University athlete Laura Brannen and current GSU student Jacob Anderson have a few things in common. They are both highly competitive, workout at CrossFit Boro and both have qualified for the 2015 CrossFit Regional competition in Atlanta.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Exciting Masters shows that golf is in good hands

Exciting Masters shows that golf is in good hands

Jordan Spieth never really suffered. Certainly not like Phil Mickelson, who came close so many times before finally winning his first major title.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Runs hard to come by early in season

Runs hard to come by early in season



    Batters stayed stuck in the deep freeze in the sport's offensive ice age during the first week of the new major league season, with scoring remaining near its lowest level in more than two decades.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Still no verdict after 5 days of deliberation

Still no verdict after 5 days of deliberation



    FALL RIVER, Mass. — Jurors in the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez completed their fifth day of deliberations Monday without reaching a verdict.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
New Masters champion feels right

New Masters champion feels right

         History will remember the 2015 Masters as Jordan Spieth's Masters Tournament, and that's a good thing.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Jordan Spieth holds 4-shot lead at Masters

Jordan Spieth holds 4-shot lead at Masters


 Every eye in the world is on you, Jordan Spieth.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Spieth dominates for 2nd straight day

Spieth dominates for 2nd straight day

How do you stop Jordan Spieth?

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Hawks clinch first 60-win season

Hawks clinch first 60-win season



    ATLANTA — Mike Muscala scored 17 points, and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Charlotte Hornets 104-80 on Friday night to reach 60 wins for the first time in franchise history.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Antic claims he, Sefolosha not with Copeland during nightclub stabbing

Antic claims he, Sefolosha not with Copeland during nightclub stabbing



    ATLANTA — Pero Antic said Friday he and Atlanta Hawks teammate Thabo Sefolosha were not with Indiana Pacers forward Chris Copeland when Copeland was stabbed outside a Manhattan nightclub.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Lauren Hill dies after bout with cancer

Lauren Hill dies after bout with cancer



    CINCINNATI — Lauren Hill's teammates and coaches are remembering the 19-year-old college basketball player with her own inspiring words: "Never give up."

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Spieth youngest Masters leader after 1st round

Spieth youngest Masters leader after 1st round



    AUGUSTA, Ga.  — Jordan Spieth had everything go his way Thursday in the Masters, so he should have known how the shot would turn out without even asking.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Record 7 Kentucky Wildcats to declare for NBA draft

Record 7 Kentucky Wildcats to declare for NBA draft

LEXINGTON, Ky. (AP) — A record seven players are leaving a mighty Kentucky team after a season that fell two wins short of a championship. They can look forward to a possible reunion in a couple of months at the NBA draft.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Henley has stellar first day at Augusta

Henley has stellar first day at Augusta

AUGUSTA – Dawgs are running wild in Augusta. Again.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Final day of practice complete for Masters, golfers fine tune

Final day of practice complete for Masters, golfers fine tune

Deletebodycopy

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Three things to know for the 2015 Masters

Three things to know for the 2015 Masters

Whip up your famous pimento cheese, plant eye-poppingly colorful azaleas and trim your yard to precisely 3/8 of an inch. Pump in 98 of the world’s best golfers and thousands of guests dressed in their finest springtime getup, and you’ll be at Augusta National for the 2015 Masters.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Ryan's emotions run hot after loss

Ryan's emotions run hot after loss



    Minutes after Seton Hall lost the 1989 NCAA championship game in overtime, with a debatable blocking foul sending Michigan's Rumeal Robinson to the line for the winning free throws, Pirates coach P.J. Carlesimo did the unimaginable when he met with reporters.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
My Take: New ideas aren't best solution

My Take: New ideas aren't best solution

Over the past decade or so, Major League Baseball has seen sabermetrics — a study of statistics more in-depth than the sport’s traditional counting stats — grow from a passing interest to a way of life for many front offices.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments


Attorney: Hernandez was witness



    FALL RIVER, Mass. — Jurors began deliberating Tuesday in the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez after his lawyer acknowledged for the first time that his client was at the scene of the killing and saw it happen but described him as a kid who simply did not know what to do.

Read More
0 Comments


Outdoor Life: Plan a trout fishing trip to be a part of your April

When planning your outdoor calendar for the year an April a trout fishing adventure to the North Georgia Mountains is a lot of fun.  Although trout in Georgia streams don’t rival the size of those in states to the north of us, it is still a lot of fun and a wonderful outdoor excursion for you and your kids or buddies.

Read More
0 Comments
Duke tops Wisconsin for national title

Duke tops Wisconsin for national title

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Call them freshmen. Please, do not call them kids.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Tiger arrives and guessing game begins at Augusta

Tiger arrives and guessing game begins at Augusta


   
    AUGUSTA, Ga. — Tiger Woods arrived later than usual Monday for a Masters that is different from all the others he has played.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments


Defense rests case in Hernandez murder trial


   
    FALL RIVER, Mass. — Testimony in the murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez ended Monday after the defense called just three witnesses and rested its case in a single day.

Read More
0 Comments
Hawks' Millsap out at least two games

Hawks' Millsap out at least two games


   
    ATLANTA  — Paul Millsap will miss at least two games with a right shoulder injury.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Adam Scott back to the long putter for Masters

Adam Scott back to the long putter for Masters

AUGUSTA - Adam Scott showed up at Augusta National on Sunday with a familiar friend - his long putter.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Duke headed for championship game

Duke headed for championship game

INDIANAPOLIS — The latest Duke team to reach the national championship game got there behind a couple of freshmen and some of the trademark defense coach Mike Krzyzewski's teams have long been known for.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Eagles take first game vs. Cajuns

Eagles take first game vs. Cajuns



    LAFAYETTE, La. — Evan Challenger held the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns to just two hits and one run to help the Georgia Southern Eagles take the series opener 2-1 on Friday night at “Tigue” Moore Field.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Josh Hamilton won't be disciplined by MLB

Josh Hamilton won't be disciplined by MLB

NEW YORK (AP) — Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton will not be disciplined by Major League Baseball for his latest problems involving cocaine and alcohol. Team officials responded by saying they were surprised and disappointed.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Final Four features impressive coaches

Final Four features impressive coaches

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — National championships, multiple Final Four appearances, impressive won-loss records year after year. Whatever your criteria for deciding the best of the coaches, this year's Final Four group has it.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Tiger returning for Masters

Tiger returning for Masters



    Tiger Woods ended a week of speculation and debate over the state of his game Friday by announcing he will play next week in the Masters.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Hawks try to pull off balancing act

Hawks try to pull off balancing act

 ATLANTA — The Atlanta Hawks are trying to play a game that has worked so well for San Antonio: rest up, get healthy and be at their best for the playoffs.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Kentucky looking to do what UNLV couldn't

Kentucky looking to do what UNLV couldn't

 INDIANAPOLIS — Twenty-four years ago, UNLV arrived in Indianapolis for a coronation disguised as a Final Four.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Woman recants claim on Taylor

Woman recants claim on Taylor



    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — The woman who said former Alabama football player Jonathan Taylor assaulted her has recanted the allegations and was arrested.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Plenty on the course one week before Masters

Plenty on the course one week before Masters

HOUSTON — Jordan Spieth and Patrick Reid, Texas-born golfers and Ryder Cup partners, are part of a strong field at the Shell Houston Open with one eye toward next week.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
NCAA troubled by new Indiana law

NCAA troubled by new Indiana law



    INDIANAPOLIS — As pressure builds for the repeal or revision of Indiana's new religious objection law, the NCAA faces a decision about whether to look for a new venue for next year's women's Final Four.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments


Kraft: Hernandez professed innocence



    FALL RIVER, Mass. — New England Patriots team owner Robert Kraft testified Tuesday that his former star tight end Aaron Hernandez told him he was innocent when asked if he was involved in a 2013 killing.

Read More
0 Comments
10-man USMNT draws with Swiss

10-man USMNT draws with Swiss



    ZURICH — The United States held on for 1-1 draw with Switzerland in an international friendly on Tuesday after veteran forward Jozy Altidore was sent off.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Georgia State's R.J. Hunter to declare for draft

Georgia State's R.J. Hunter to declare for draft

ATLANTA — R.J. Hunter ensured his legacy at Georgia State by hitting one of the most memorable shots in the NCAA tournament.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments


In the Pits: Montoya finding IndyCar success second time around

There was a time when the edge to Juan Pablo Montoya was evident everywhere he went. His arrogance was on display as he walked through the paddock, his confidence in a race car clear with every fearless move he made.

Read More
0 Comments
Gonzaga headed to Elite Eight

Gonzaga headed to Elite Eight

Przemek Karnowski had 18 points and nine rebounds and second-seeded Gonzaga used a big run early in the second half to pull away for a 74-62 win over No. 11 UCLA on Friday night in the Houston Regional semifinals of the NCAA Tournament.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Notre Dame races by Wichita State 81-70

Notre Dame races by Wichita State 81-70

By WILL GRAVES

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments
Hawks rally in 4th

Hawks rally in 4th

ORLANDO, Fla.  — Paul Millsap had 25 points and 11 rebounds, and the Atlanta Hawks snapped a three-game losing streak with a 95-83 victory over the Orlando Magic on Wednesday night.

Read More
1 Image
0 Comments

Please wait ...