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Pilot seriously burned when blimp goes down at US Open in Wisconsin

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Justin Maynard , a representative of the blimp company AirSign , told The Two-Way that the pilot had been transported to the hospital. A blimp flying over the U.S. Open, and the odds got even longer with a forecast of no chance of rain Thursday. These type of golf courses might be the future: "8,000-yard golf courses", Els said. Read More »

Finals MVP Kevin Durant exits auto to properly celebrate with fans

If Stephen Curry demands every penny of the five-year, $205 million extension he's eligible to receive this offseason from Golden State, the Warriors are prepared to fork it over. It is a business. "I think I answered that I wouldn't go". He also produced what will likely go down as the signature moment of the Finals when he hit a three-pointer over LeBron James with 45 seconds left in Game Three that gave the Warriors the lead for good and all but sealed the Cavaliers' fate. Read More »

United States congressman undergoes another operation after shooting

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The GOP lawmakers' team was taking batting practice when gunshots rang out and chaos erupted. "We are going to public events..." Scalise was fielding balls at second base when he was shot, according to lawmakers present. "We're united, not as Republicans and Democrats, but as United States representatives". The Medstar Hospital in Washington DC said Wednesday evening that Scalise was in critical condition after undergoing surgery. Read More »

Penguins Arrive In Pittsburgh After Winning Stanley Cup

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A reporter asked No. 99 if someone down the road would one day beat his records. Word around was that the Preds players chose to silence Subban, which isn't an easy thing to do. Kunitz opened the show with the first goal of the game, and then won it in double overtime when he took a pass from Crosby and knuckled his shot past Craig Anderson to send the Pens to the Stanley Cup Final . Read More »

Kalidou Koulibaly agent hints at Chelsea move

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The West London eventually ended up signing their former player David Luiz from Paris-Saint Germain. Chelsea are blessed with many young options in the centre of defence, including Kurt Zouma and Nathan Ake, but it seems Chelsea boss Antonio Conte has his heart set on another top quality reinforcement to his ranks this summer. Read More »

TV blimp catches fire at US Open, workers parachute out

Open first-round record in a relation to par. The pilot suffered what the NTSB report described as minor injuries after colliding with a curb and a parked auto, and the agency found that he failed to follow a pre-flight checklist. The blimp was not affiliated with the golf tournament. The pilot remained with the blimp as it slowly descended to the ground. The sheriff's office said the blimp may have experienced mechanical problems prior to the crash. Read More »

Thinking like batsmen makes Kedar Jadhav better bowler: Virat Kohli

In all the games barring the loss to Sri Lanka, Pandya's failures as a bowler have been covered up due to the other bowlers managing to make a contribution that was more than required, coupled with some terrific fielding efforts. When Tamim Iqbal and Mushfiqur Rahim were leading Bangladesh to a solid score, Indian bowlers were looking clueless. He also stressed that he has confidence in the bowling abilities and variations. Read More »

Thames, Broxton homer as Brewers beat Cardinals 6-4

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Carlos Torres (3-4) pitched a scoreless eighth for the win. Oliver Drake, closing because Corey Knebel was apparently unavailable after notching saves in the last two games, picked up his first career save. Tigers starter Justin Verlander pitched seven innings, allowing two runs on six hits and five walks. Broxton destroyed a Michael Wacha pitch in the second inning, hitting it 489 feet in the left-center field bleachers. Read More »

Warriors say they haven't decided on White House visit

Since 1996, only three teams averaged at least 112.0 points throughout the playoffs - the 2016-17 Cavaliers (116.2 in 18 games played), the 2013-14 Rockets (112.0 in six games played) and the 2004-05 Suns (112.0 in 15 games played). That didn't happen. Time sands the rough edges. But who is a fair comparison to James? "Kobe and Mike never lost in the finals". But what we don't know-and what there is high speculation brewing around-is if the Warriors will actually make the traditional visit ... Read More »

Warriors: No decision made on White House

Curry, Kevin Durant and their teammates are determined to build a dynasty together - and they might just be well on their way. Kevin Durant celebrates after being named Bill Russell NBA Finals Most Valuable Player on June 12, 2017. Green stayed on the court in a game that featured three technicals on one play 3:08 before halftime. They're going to have to get me down from this cloud. Read More »

Fans line up early for Warriors celebration

He got off his bus and hopped and shouted as he gave high fives to the crowd. LeBron James , whose Cavaliers won the title a year ago and fell to the Warriors on Monday, said during a visit to Obama's White House in November that his team would "have to cross that road" if it triumphed again under Trump. Read More »

McCaffrey hits ground running in 1st day back with Panthers

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The Panthers' first-round draft pick finally was able to practice with his new team Thursday for the first time since rookie minicamp, and the team released a hype video of the running back's first day on the job. They worked on some of those plays Thursday, though Rivera dropped in a cautionary "I hope nobody tweeted about that". That meant the final day of the Panthers' three-day minicamp served as his one and only opportunity to take the field with the veterans before training camp. Read More »

Blimp at US Open golf tournament crashes in Wisconsin

It was a terrible sight ... Displaying command of all facets of his game, the American took best advantage of the rain-softened Erin Hills layout with seven birdies in a bogey-free round that tied the U.S. Open, was operated by Airsign, a Florida-based company, to display advertising, Airsign sales manager Catherine Walsh said. The injured pilot was taken to a medical helicopter that had landed in the field. Read More »

Parade marking Warriors' title rolls in Oakland

His Miami Heat welcome ceremony in the summer of 2010 was a rock concert-like spectacle with James, Wade and Bosh rising above smoke in front of 13,000 people. Tens of thousands of fans roused in the wee hours of Thursday and made the trek to downtown Oakland where a sea of blue and gold heralded the 2017 championship parade . Read More »

Proud Wife Ayesha Curry Congratulates Husband Steph On Second NBA Championship

Curry replaced Asahd's face with his own as a baby, and placed two NBA Finals trophies beside him. So Curry gave those cigars to a friend to hang on to until this season when the Warriors could avenge last year's collapse. "To be able to enjoy the process and journey", Curry added. It's certainly not uncommon for athletes to unwind with a nice celebratory cigar after a championship victory, but Steph had been waiting a year to smoke that very cigar and he meant to roast every last ... Read More »

Trump says Scalise "in some trouble" as House gavels back in

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Mika, a former aide to Michigan Republican Rep. Tim Walberg, is director of government relations for Tyson Foods Washington, D.C., office and has worked for the company for more than six years. The assailant had nursed grievances against President Donald Trump and the GOP - and was shot by police and later died. "The Congressional Baseball Game has never been about Republicans against Democrats", said Rep. Read More »

E. coli bacteria found in hydration station at Erin Hills

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Health officials discovered the E. coli at a water site near the 12th hole. The event organizers provided complimentary bottled water at the station in question after preliminary results suggested there could be a contamination. The health department isn't aware of anyone getting sick from the water but encourages people experiencing symptoms to see their health care provider. Read More »

Lonzo Ball pokes fun at his dad in new commercial

Then once you're loose... for me, as a point guard the way the game is, you do a lot of pick-and-roll finishing, floaters, spot shooting. Michael Jordan has remained mum on LaVar Ball's boast that Ball could've schooled Jordan in a game of one-on-one and on Lonzo Ball's claim that he could beat Jordan today . Read More »

Moment of magic gives Lions another lesson on New Zealand tour

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Irish duo Peter O'Mahony and Sean O'Brien are named in the back row alongside Taulupe Faletau, while England's Owen Farrell makes his first start of the tour at fly-half next to likely Test partner Conor Murray. "Coming up against what's probably the best pack in Super Rugby, it's an opportunity for us to lay a marker down", George said. "To concede (a late try) the way we did having fought back twice was disappointing", he said. Read More »

Blimp crashes while flying over US Open golf tournament in Wisconsin

Open. His 7-under par tied the record to par for the first round of a U.S. Open held by Jack Nicklaus and Tom Weiskopf, who each shot 7-under 63 at Baltusrol in 1980. Six times a runner-up at the U.S. Open, Mickelson skipped another chance at completing a career grand slam when it became obvious Mother Nature was not going to cooperate and delay the start of the opening round. Read More »