Trio seeks redemption
By Doug Ferguson | February 24, 2016 - 11:23pm
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — A missed tee shot by Rickie Fowler. A missed putt by Phil Mickelson. A missed opportunity for Rory McIlroy.
Spieth misses cut
By Doug Ferguson | February 19, 2016 - 11:23pm
LOS ANGELES — Jason Kokrak sensed something special was about to happen, and he could point to his name atop the leaderboard Friday in the Northern Trust Open.
Warriors ready to chase history
By Brian Mahoney | February 15, 2016 - 11:23pm
TORONTO — The Golden State Warriors are chasing history. Everyone else in the NBA is chasing the Warriors.
Lefty looks ahead
By Doug Ferguson | February 15, 2016 - 11:23pm
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — The five-foot birdie putt to force a playoff at Pebble Beach spun out of the left edge of the cup, and Phil Mickelson could not believe it.
Taylor ends winless drought
February 14, 2016 - 11:23pm
PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — Vaughn Taylor is headed home to the Masters with his first PGA Tour victory in more than a decade, and he said he can barely believe it.
Deflated Panthers look ahead
By STEVE REED | February 10, 2016 - 11:23pm
CHARLOTTE — Dave Gettleman has been on both ends of the spectrum when it comes to the Super Bowl.
Newton: ‘I know who I am’
By STEVE REED | February 9, 2016 - 11:23pm
CHARLOTTE — Cam Newton is not apologizing for acting like a “sore loser” after the Super Bowl.
Will Panthers be back?
By STEVE REED | February 8, 2016 - 11:23pm
SANTA CLARA, Calif. — Carolina quarterback Cam Newton did not say much after the Panthers lost Super Bowl 50 on Sunday night, but the league’s MVP did promise this: “We’ll be back.”But will they?
Props the hit for Super Bowl
By Tim Dahlberg | February 5, 2016 - 11:23pm
Jay Kornegay still finds it painful to talk about the last time the Denver Broncos were in the Super Bowl and the first snap of the game went over Peyton Manning’s head for a Seattle safety.
Different Denver enjoying attention
By Aaron Beard | February 4, 2016 - 11:23pm
There are hardly any Broncos fans these days in Denver — Denver, N.C., that is.
Failures fuel Super Bowl chase
By Barry Wilner | February 3, 2016 - 11:23pm
SAN FRANCISCO — The pain of losing a Super Bowl never really disappears.
Perfect ending for Snedeker
By Doug Ferguson | February 2, 2016 - 11:23pm
SAN DIEGO — Nothing brings out hindsight in golf like the weather.
Oher's best season started with a text
February 2, 2016 - 11:23pm
SAN JOSE, Calif. — When Cam Newton discovered the Carolina Panthers planned to make a run at signing Michael Oher last offseason, he texted the free agent offensive tackle: “I need you.
Panthers, Broncos meet reporters
By Eddie Pells | February 1, 2016 - 11:23pm
SAN JOSE, Calif. — What happens when you put Peyton Manning, Miss Universe, an orange-and-blue leprechaun and 200 TV cameras into the same room?
Panthers’ fast starts keyed playoff run
By STEVE REED | January 28, 2016 - 11:23pm
CHARLOTTE — The Denver Broncos may want to make sure they get off to a fast start if they hope to beat the Carolina Panthers in the Super Bowl.
Panthers’ loose personality persists
By STEVE REED | January 26, 2016 - 11:23pm
CHARLOTTE — Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera remembers turning to Dave Gettleman following a training camp practice, and asking the team’s general manager, “Am I seeing what I think I’m seeing?”Rivera wanted verification that this Panthers team was clearly the most talented he has coached in five seasons and one he thought had Super Bowl potential.
Panthers feel Super
By Barry Wilner | January 24, 2016 - 11:23pm
CHARLOTTE — Superman is headed for the Super Bowl.He’s taking the Carolina Panthers with him.
Weather affects Panthers' plan
By STEVE REED | January 22, 2016 - 11:23pm
CHARLOTTE — Carolina Panthers coach Ron Rivera likes to refer to Pro Bowl running back Jonathan Stewart as his team’s “tempo setter.”The hard-running Stewart piled up 106 yards rushing and two touchdowns against the Seattle Seahawks’ top-ranked run defense in Carolina’s 31-24 divisional playoff win last Sunday, including a 59-yard run on the first play from scrimmage which led to a Panthers touchdown.
Short becoming long-term star
By STEVE REED | January 21, 2016 - 11:23pm
CHARLOTTE — Josh Noman has some advice for Carson Palmer if he sees Carolina Panthers defensive tackle Kawann “KK” Short heading his way on Sunday in the NFC championship game.“Run,” the Panthers All-Pro cornerback said. “Run, run as fast as you can, I’m the Gingerbread Man.”Norman has seen Short blossom into a dominant inside pass rusher in his third season with the Panthers, recording 11 sacks — a franchise record for a defensive tackle — along with 32 quarterback pressures.
Golf: McIlroy gets best of Spieth
January 21, 2016 - 11:23pm
ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — Jordan Spieth was aggrieved at being given a warning for slow play, and complained that his tee shots were “short and crooked.”After his opening round of the Abu Dhabi Championship on Thursday, the top-ranked Spieth’s biggest concern might be the sublime form of his playing partner.
Broncos, Pats begin verbal sparring
By PAT GRAHAM | January 21, 2016 - 11:23pm
ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Gronk pushes off. Brady whines.If it is AFC championship week, somebody must be complaining about the New England Patriots.
Newton thriving in fifth season
By STEVE REED | January 21, 2016 - 11:23pm
CHARLOTTE — In the waning moments of a strange 35-35 game against the New York Giants, as things seemed to be collapsing all around him and tempers were flaring after every whistle, Cam Newton stood calmly on the sideline, his hands tucked firmly inside his shoulder pads near his neck as he nodded his head confidently.
Panthers struggling to close games
By STEVE REED | January 20, 2016 - 11:23pm
CHARLOTTE — The Carolina Panthers’ problem has not been building big leads this season, it has been keeping them.
Manning, Broncos edge Steelers
By Arnie Stapleton | January 17, 2016 - 11:23pm
DENVER — Get ready for Brady-Manning XVII.Peyton Manning earned one more, and possibly final, game against his rival by leading the Denver Broncos to a come-from-behind 23-16 win over Ben Roethlisberger and the Pittsburgh Steelers on Sunday.
Panthers sink Seahawks
By Barry Wilner | January 17, 2016 - 11:23pm
CHARLOTTE — Four games into his playoff career, Cam Newton recognizes the key element to success.