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Lexi Thompson to take on men’s field at PGA’s Shriners Children’s Open | PGA Tour

Major champion Lexi Thompson will compete against men at the PGA Tour’s upcoming event in Las Vegas. The Shriners Children’s Open announced on Wednesday that Thompson received an unrestricted exemption into the tournament, which begins on 12 October at TPC Summerlin. She will compete with 131 men for the $8.4m purse. Thompson will become the […]

James Harden joins 76ers for Day 2 of training camp in Colorado, doesn’t address media

James Harden is now participating in the Philadelphia 76ers training camp. (Photo by Tim Nwachukwu/Getty Images) (Tim Nwachukwu via Getty Images) There may still be some hurt feelings, but 10-time All-Star James Harden joined the Philadelphia 76ers for the team’s second training camp practice at Colorado State University on Wednesday. After a public feud with […]

It’s not a tall tale: At 7 feet 3, UCLA freshman Aday Mara could be team’s best passer

Aday Mara commands superlatives. Tallest player, biggest baby face, best passer … Best passer? It’s looking that way. If UCLA’s 7-foot-3 freshman isn’t the most skilled player moving the ball on this season’s team, he’s certainly in the conversation. That’s just part of the unique blend of talents the Spanish sensation has displayed in a […]