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As he hobbled off the court again, Derrick Rose found himself in a familiar and painful spot.
Both designs are inspired by figures from the War of 1812, according to a Nike press release, with Navy's paying tribute to Capt. James Lawrence's famous "Don't give up the ship" edict and Army's dedicated to Gen. Winfield Scott.
Lydia Ko didn't need to wait for the prize money to be distributed to realize why this week is so different on the LPGA Tour.
"As a former Marine, I think all this over-the-top stuff is superficial and, in many regards, an insult to the troops," said the 48-year-old Mark Cunningham, a former combat engineer who served in Operation Desert Storm. "Wearing camouflage football uniforms and sticking flags everywhere does not mean that you understand what any Marine, sailor, airman or soldier has experienced in war or in garrison during peacetime."
In the rain and the darkness and the remembered misery of a Catholic childhood in Ireland in the 1950s, that is where Quirke belongs. He is as quirky as anyone could want.
The man accused of fatally shooting Washington Redskins star Sean Taylor during a botched 2007 burglary testified Tuesday that he never went into the player's home that night and cast his confession as coming only under police pressure and amid purported threats to his family.
Rivera said another member of the gang, Venjah Hunte, had a gun and acknowledged firing the fatal shot. Hunte has pleaded guilty in the case but did not admit to shooting Taylor. Three others charged in the case face trial later.
Whitner has filed paperwork in Ohio through his lawyer to formally change his name by removing the 'W' — after receiving permission from his mother, Deborah, to do so.
A suspended UNLV basketball player will remain free without bail pending a Nov. 12 preliminary hearing on charges that that he stole expensive Nike sneakers, $500 cash and almost $900 worth of video games from a friend's apartment.
If Robert Griffin III is "All in for Week 1," what's the status of his backup, Kirk Cousins?
Since Opening Day, the moves the Nationals have made — largely due to poor performance — have slowly acknowledged their errors in expectations.
A deliberate game by its very nature, golf seems to hit warp speed this time of the year.
LeBron James has this summer on his mind, and is already starting to plan for next season.
Bill O'Brien is getting a nearly $1 million raise after his "tremendous job" in his debut season as Penn State's football coach.
Penn State football coach Bill O'Brien is getting a $1 million pay raise after a successful debut in Happy Valley.