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Steven Bowditch Earns First PGA Tour Victory

Steven Bowditch Earns First PGA Tour Victory

Darren Carroll/Getty Images(SAN ANTONIO) — Australian Steven Bowditch shot a 4-over 76 to win the Texas Open at TPC San Antonio Sunday. The 30-year-old Bowditch bogeyed the 18th hole allowing him to hold on for a one-stroke victory over Will MacKenz…

Scoreboard Roundup – 3/30/14

Scoreboard Roundup – 3/30/14

Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament – Elite Eight: East Region: (7) Connecticut 60 (30-8) – (4) Michigan State 54 (29-9)
Midwest Region: (8) Kentucky 75 (28-10) – (2) Michigan 72 (28-9)
MLB: San Diego Padres 3 (1-0) – Los…

Durant Keeps 25-Point Streak Alive, Thunder Beat Jazz, 116-96

Durant Keeps 25-Point Streak Alive, Thunder Beat Jazz, 116-96

Oklahoma City Thunder/NBA(OKLAHOMA CITY) — Kevin Durant scored over 25 points for the 38th time in Oklahoma City’s 116-96 win over the Utah Jazz (23-51) on Sunday.
Durant is now two games away from Michael Jordan’s record for consecutive games with at…

Harrison’s Three Stuns Michigan, Kentucky Headed to Final Four

Harrison’s Three Stuns Michigan, Kentucky Headed to Final Four

Mitchell Layton/Getty Images(INDIANAPOLIS) — Aaron Harrison’s long distance three-pointer with 2.3 seconds left punched the young Kentucky Wildcats ticket to the Final Four on Sunday. 
No. 8 Kentucky (28-10) defeated second-seeded Michigan (28-9)…

Kurt Busch Wins STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway

Kurt Busch Wins STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway

Chris Graythen/Getty Images for NASCAR(MARTINSVILLE, Va.) — Kurt Busch found a way to hold off Jimmie Johnson with 10 laps remaining to win the STP 500 at Martinsville Speedway on Sunday.
Johnson had eight career wins at the short-track, but took home…

Connecticut Knocks Off Michigan State, 60-54, Headed to Final Four

Connecticut Knocks Off Michigan State, 60-54, Headed to Final Four

Elsa/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The seventh-ranked Connecticut Huskies (30-8) are headed to the Final Four after beating the fourth-ranked Michigan State Spartans (29-9), 60-54 on Sunday.
The Huskies will now meet the top-seeded Florida Gators at AT&…

Dodgers Place Kershaw on 15-Day DL

Dodgers Place Kershaw on 15-Day DL

Cameron Spencer/Getty Images(ANAHEIM, Calif.) — For the first time in his career, Clayton Kershaw is heading to the 15-day disabled list. The Los Angeles Dodger has a swollen muscle in his left upper back that will force him to miss Sunday’s game agai…

Philadelphia Snaps 26-Game Losing Streak

Philadelphia Snaps 26-Game Losing Streak

Scott Halleran/Getty Images(PHILADELPHIA, Pa.) — It took two months but Philadelphia found a way to end up on the winning side of things, and they did so in dominant fashion. The 76ers routed Detroit 123-98 to snap a 26-game losing streak which was ti…

(2) Wisconsin Topples (1) Arizona in Overtime

(2) Wisconsin Topples (1) Arizona in Overtime

Harry How/Getty Images(ANAHEIM, Calif.) — It would have been Butch Ryan’s 90th birthday on Saturday. His son, Bo, always took him to the Final Four as a gift to his dad. This year, the Wisconsin coach is going for the first time as a head coach follow…

(1) Florida Reaches First Final Four Since 2007

(1) Florida Reaches First Final Four Since 2007

Streeter Lecka/Getty Images(MEMPHIS, Tenn.) — The number one team in the land has punched its ticket to Dallas. Top seed Florida edged out 11th-seeded Dayton to win the South region crown, 62-52, on Saturday night.
Scottie Wilbekin scored 23 points f…

Scoreboard Roundup – 3/29/14

Scoreboard Roundup – 3/29/14

Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament – Elite 8 – South Region: (1) Florida 62 (36-2) – (11) Dayton 52 (26-11)
West Region: (2) Wisconsin 64 (30-7) – (1) Arizona 63 (33-5) OT
NHL: Boston Bruins 4 (51-17-6, 108pts) – Washingt…

Texans Sign Free Agent Safety Chris Clemons to Two-Year Deal

Texans Sign Free Agent Safety Chris Clemons to Two-Year Deal

Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — In need of some roster upgrades after a disappointing 2013 season, the Houston Texans have signed former Miami Dolphins safety Chris Clemons to a two-year deal.
The deal is worth $2.7 million and also includes…

Steelers Sign Running Back LeGarrette Blount to Two-Year Deal

Steelers Sign Running Back LeGarrette Blount to Two-Year Deal

Pittsburgh Steelers/NFL(NEW YORK) — With the Pittsburgh Steelers having an uncharacteristically poor season running the football in 2013, the team is deciding to bring in reinforcements as they’ve agreed on a two-year deal with LeGarrette Blount.
ESPN…

Louisville Guard Kevin Ware to Transfer

Louisville Guard Kevin Ware to Transfer

Christian Petersen/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — After a roller coaster career with the Louisville Cardinals, guard Kevin Ware has decided to transfer and leave the school to finish out his collegiate basketball career.
Nearly a year ago, Ware gained natio…

Braves Lose Reliever Cory Gearrin to Elbow Injury

Braves Lose Reliever Cory Gearrin to Elbow Injury

Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images(ROME, Ga.) — The Atlanta Braves just can’t catch a break this spring as reliever Cory Gearrin is out indefinitely after suffering a “serious” injury in his right elbow.
“I think he has a significant injury,” Braves genera…

Miguel Cabrera: ‘I Love to Play in Detroit’

Miguel Cabrera: ‘I Love to Play in Detroit’

Tony Firriolo/MLB Photos via Getty Images(DETROIT) — The Detroit Tigers and back-to-back A.L. MVP award winner Miguel Cabrera finalized the ten-year $292 million deal on Friday.
Cabrera was signed for the next two years and Detroit rewarded their firs…

Mike Trout Agrees to a Six-Year Deal with Angels

Mike Trout Agrees to a Six-Year Deal with Angels

Jason Wise/MLB Photos via Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — Mike Trout and the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim agreed on a six-year deal worth $144.5 million on Friday.
Trout, who has finished runner-up in the A.L. MVP race in the past two seasons to Miguel C…

(8) Kentucky Ousts Defending Champ (4) Louisville

(8) Kentucky Ousts Defending Champ (4) Louisville

Andy Lyons/Getty Images(INDIANAPOLIS, Ind.) — In a battle of in-state rivals, and the last two national champions, eighth-seeded Kentucky made sure a repeat title would not be in the cards for number four Louisville. The Wildcats came back from a…

(4) Michigan State Upends (1) Virginia

(4) Michigan State Upends (1) Virginia

Elsa/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Tom Izzo is back where he seems to always be, the Elite Eight. For the eighth time since 1999, Izzo has led his Michigan State Spartans into the regional finals following a 61-59 win over Virginia on Friday night.
Michig…

(7) UCONN Upsets (3) Iowa State in Sweet 16

(7) UCONN Upsets (3) Iowa State in Sweet 16

Elsa/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — In 2012, the Connecticut Huskies lost in the BIG EAST quarterfinals to Syracuse at Madison Square Garden. In 2013, UCONN was ineligible for postseason play, their final year before jumping conferences. On Friday, the…

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