Phil Mickelson will have to settle for making the cut and needing some help after a 2-under-par 70 at Royal Birkdale on Friday left him at 144, even par, and five strokes back of the leaders at the Open Championship.
The 2015 NFL draft will take place in Chicago or Los Angeles, commissioner Roger Goodell said according to a report in the Los Angeles Times. New York was also being considered, but on Thursday Goodell said the race was down to two cities.
The Cleveland Cavaliers have changed their stance and now are willing to trade Andrew Wiggins, the No. 1 pick in last month's NBA draft, to the Minnesota Timberwolves for All-Star forward Kevin Love, a league source confirmed Thursday.
The future of one of the most talented free agents left on the market remains cloudy as Eric Bledsoe and the Phoenix Suns remain far apart in contract talks, according to sources close to the situation.
Roger Goodell added a twist to the ribbon-cutting ceremony at Levi's Stadium on Thursday by addressing the looming stadium issue just up the road in Oakland, where the Oakland Raiders have long been searching for a replacement to the outdated Coliseum.
Mike Miller told ESPN Radio on Thursday that he's trying to recruit Ray Allen to sign with the Cavaliers, pointing to the veteran as the kind of player that will help LeBron James and his new team in key spots in the playoffs.
Boston general manager Ben Cherington insisted the Red Sox's front office is not giving up on 2014 just yet, and said the next couple of weeks are crucial in determining what the team does at the trade deadline.