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Rickie Fowler and Patrick Reed can solidify their U.S. Ryder Cup status with a 1-2 finish Sunday in New York.
Despite being the hottest player on the planet in the fall of 2014, Billy Horschel was left off the U.S. Ryder Cup team. This time around, the final captain's pick will come the night before the team flies to Minnesota.
The first tournament of the FedEx Cup playoffs, The Barclays, represents the last chance for players to lock up automatic berths on U.S. Ryder Cup team
The attention can turn to Hazeltine with final major of the year completed.
Day's eagle moved him to 13 under par for the tournament, one shot behind Walker even though Day had stepped onto the Baltusrol course Wednesday for the first time and played only one abbreviated practice round.
The wire-to-wire winner saw his momentum build after a chip for birdie, but Jason Day made it close.
Each U.S. Ryder Cup vice captain made the cut at the PGA Championship, and a strong finish at Baltusrol Golf Club will move either significantly up the points list.
Jimmy Walker and Robert Streb, tied for the lead at 9-under par, were 40 minutes from teeing off in the third round when clouds gathered, the sky rumbled and the horn sounded
Robert Streb's record-tying 63 on Friday gave him a share of the lead. Plenty of names are close but there are some surprises headed home, too.
Ryder Cup tournament director Jeff Hintz is at the PGA Championship for three days of meetings with vendors, caterers and to tie up other logistics for this fall's big event in Chaska.
Defending PGA Championship winner Jason Day's 7-under-par score after the first two rounds trails the leaders by just two strokes.
The unlikely 2002 PGA Championship winner at Hazeltine is making waves again 14 years later.
Jimmy Walker leads Martin Kaymer, Emiliano Grillo and Ross Fisher by one on a day when Dustin Johnson shot a 77, Rory McIlroy 74 and Phil Mickelson scrambled his way back to 71.
In a short period of time, Andrew Johnston's burly charm has enchanted golf fans around the globe. But is that enough for Team Europe captain Darren Clarke?
What to watch for as the Wolves gear up for NBA free agency
Greer and Thibodeau were assistants together for Jeff Van Gundy in Houston a decade ago, and Thibodeau hired Greer as an assistant in Chicago.
At the end of an eight-day tour, Wolves' center Karl-Anthony Towns was a bit overwhelmed by the impression he's made. 'I step outside and everyone has my jersey on.'
Hazeltine is being made Ryder Cup-ready by a cast growing by the day.
If he's gifted enough, an NBA player can be named league MVP or an All-Star multiple times, but only once can he ever be honored as Rookie of the Year. Karl-Anthony Towns celebrated that honor Monday while also looking ahead.
Towns won the Western Conference's Rookie of the Month award every month from November to April.
New Wolves coach Tom Thibodeau returns to work by making contacts at Chicago draft combine.
One year after Andrew Wiggins became the first Timberwolves player to win the NBA's Rookie of the Year award, teammate Karl-Anthony Towns is expected to…
Wolves' odds for repeat are slim, but not everyone is sold on LSU's Simmons as the man.
Ben Bentil and new Wolves coach Tom Thibodeau apparently hit it off. "I see myself as a defensive player," Bentil said, "and he's a defensive coach."
After guaranteeing them $50 million for these next five years, Wolves owner Glen Taylor envisions a third window opening in franchise history, even if the first two times didn't turn out as he'd hoped.
A decade before he helped an ambitious teenager named Kobe Bryant develop his game in Philadelphia, Thibodeau did the same in Boston-area gyms with Arne Duncan, an Ivy League player long on desire and short on ability.
The new coach and team president is a product of the Bill Musselman coaching tree.
The coach and president of basketball operations is candid about the team's strengths and weaknesses as he takes charge.
It was a sweeping decision that transitions the franchise from October's tumultuous death of Flip Saunders, its coach and president of basketball operations, to a new day.
The former Warriors coach is in line for an interview.
Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor has met with all three of those candidates for the job; The Associated Press is reporting that he will meet with former Golden State coach Mark Jackson too.
The Warriors face Houston — the team they beat in last year's Western Conference finals — in a first-round series starting Saturday afternoon in Oakland.
Now that the season is over, Timberwolves players soon will scatter to all points for the summer, if they haven't already.Before they left, General Manager…
Interim coach Sam Mitchell will not return and the job may be the most attractive opening in the NBA because of the team's talented young players, several of whom seemed stunned by the news.
Karl-Anthony Towns beat Portland with a bread-and-butter hook when his number was called late.
Wolves will try to become the odd playoff team with a pass-first point guard
Tyus Jones has found other ways to contribute when his long-range shot is off.
Karl-Anthony Towns and Andrew Wiggins both see Tuesday night's upset at Golden State as a bright sign for the Timberwolves.
Andrew Wiggins scored 27 of his 32 points after halftime, and the Wolves rallied from a 17-point deficit in the second half to defeat the NBA's most dominant team.
Sidney Lowe said watching Monday's thrilling NCAA title game took him back in time to when his NC State team knocked off Houston.
He has developed a relationship with Metro Deaf School in St. Paul, which teaches 100 students from 35 different school districts. He donated $10,000 to the school from his February slam-dunk winnings.
The Timberwolves, a team pushing to disrupt others' efforts to make the playoffs, didn't accomplish that Friday against the Jazz.
Zach LaVine and Karl-Anthony Towns each attended a Clippers playoff game in Los Angeles last spring. LaVine said he'll "definitely" attend at least one this year.
In era of strategic days off, young Wolves starters are set on not missing games as the season comes to a close.
Calling Wednesday's loss the "worst game" this season, Mitchell's postgame media address lasted little more than 30 seconds.
While Timberwolves forward Kevin Garnett watched his 30th consecutive game from the sideline because of a sore knee, former Boston teammate Paul Pierce stayed home in Los Angeles for the Clippers' quick two-game Midwestern trip to Target Center on Wednesday and to Oklahoma City on Thursday.
Andrew Wiggins took only 13 shots but scored 32 points Monday. "I've just been shooting without thinking," he said.
"I know my role, I know my game," he said. "I know what they want from me." Toughened up by his older relatives, journeyman Greg Smith won't back dow
The veteran guard said his former team's young stars have been given no expectations or goals.
Gorgui Dieng's three-point shot late in regulation sent the Wolves to not one but two overtimes Friday, where they won it 132-129 after he made yet another shot, albeit a shorter one.
The NBA owner didn't address coach Sam Mitchell's future on Friday, other than to say he and team management will evaluate "everything" at season's end.
Autograph-seeking fans lined up early Monday morning outside the Warriors' hotel across from Target Center, waiting for a glimpse of superstar Stephen Curry, just like whenever MIchael Jordan, Scottie Pippen and the Bulls came to opposing cities two decades ago.
James Harden led the Rockets with 29 points, and Patrick Beverly added 18 points and 10 assists.
Michael Beasley, now with his fourth NBA team, wonders what might have been if he, Kevin Love and other lottery picks had all stayed together.
Wolves second-year guard Zach LaVine has sizzled since no longer being made to play the point. "Just more comfortable," he said.
Two nights after they lost by 49 points at Houston, the Grizzlies surrendered 42 first-quarter points and trailed by large margins before rallying to make the game close.
"This is the best time of the year," reigning Final Four Most Outstanding Player Tyus Jones said of the NCAA tournament.
Timberwolves coach Sam Mitchell on reserve players: "Play some defense. Get a rebound. Set a screen. It's can't just be guys coming into the game thinking they're going to score all the time."
Mirza Teletovic's three-pointer with 1.2 seconds left lifted Phoenix over Minnesota, much like Ricky Rubio's three defeated the Thunder on Friday.
At the beginning of the season, Jones said it would take time to adjust to the longer three-point line and to learn how to get his shot off in a bigger, faster league. Time has passed.
The son of a former NFL player who prepped him for fame and a self-proclaimed gym rat nearly all his young life, Timberwolves guard Zach LaVine knows well what it's like to be coached.
The hard work that Ricky Rubio put in leading to his game-winner vs. Thunder wasn't lost on the Wolves.
Rubio finished with 13 points and 12 assists, and Gorgui Dieng supplied another 25 points.
After 39 years on the job, Joey Crawford will no longer hop across the court to dramatize a call. He hoped to return this month for the regular season's finish and playoffs, but pain and arthritis won't subside in a knee that required December surgery.
A stretch of seven games in 11 days didn't help in keeping depleted roster fresh.
Down three star players and without their head coach, the Spurs still had little trouble beating the Wolves at Target Center.
"I wasn't here that long," Andre Miller said of his emotionless return to Target Center on Tuesday with the Spurs.
The Wolves' multitalented big man showed off his passing game against Brooklyn and came away with aseason high in assists.
The starters responded to the coach's benching from the previous night with a hot-shooting performance at home.
Timberwolves interim coach Sam Mitchell didn't speak to his starting five after he benched them for most of Friday's second half at Milwaukee.
Glen Taylor met with Los Angeles private-equity investor Steve Kaplan on Wednesday in continuing negotiations to sell part of the franchise that are complex and proceeding slowly.
Washington's backups outscored the Wolves badly led by Bradley Beal's 26 points.
Greg Smith is much-needed healthy body for a Wolves team that briefly had two open roster spots after it waived Andre Miller and Kevin Martin.
Kevin Martin will now be free to sign with any team in time for the playoffs. The deal was reached just before a Tuesday-night deadline.
Undermanned and undersized, the Timberwolves played on with only two true, healthy big men available Sunday in Dallas.
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