Golf

Minjee Lee overcomes triple bogey at LA Open

[ad_1] LOS ANGELES (AP) — Minjee Lee overcame a triple bogey Saturday to take the lead into the final round of the Hugel-Air Premia LA Open. Lee shot a 4-under 67 to reach 11-under 202 at Wilshire Country Club. The 22-year-old Australian birdied the first two holes before dropping the three strokes on the par-4 third. She rallied with birdies on Nos. 5, 6, 10, 14 and 17 — all
Football

Cards pick Wilson embraces Mr. Irrelevant status

[ad_1] TEMPE, Ariz. -- Caleb Wilson was watching the NFL draft on TV on Saturday afternoon when the broadcast began explaining Mr. Irrelevant -- the final pick in the draft -- and everything that comes with that distinction.The UCLA tight end didn't know much about the honor but said he was already nervous, having yet to be picked when the Arizona Cardinals went on the clock with the 254th and
Hockey

Gelding named for Avs captain finishes 2nd in Arkansas race

[ad_1] HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) — Landeskog entered the $150,000 Bachelor Stakes coming off an impressive victory to begin his career. He came out of it with his first loss Saturday, finishing second by 1 3/4 lengths to 5-1 shot Nitrous at Oaklawn Park in Arkansas. One of his co-owners knows the feeling. The 3-year-old gelding is named for Colorado Avalanche captain Gabriel Landeskog and co-owned by Avs defenseman Erik
Football

Allen’s ‘Last Chance’ story continues as a Ram

[ad_1] 8:57 PM ETLindsey ThiryESPN Close Covered Rams for two years for Los Angeles Times Previously covered the Falcons Has covered the NBA and college football and basketballTHOUSAND OAKS, Calif. -- Dakota Allen choked back his emotions Saturday after the Los Angeles Rams selected the Texas Tech linebacker with the 251st overall pick in the NFL draft.Three years ago, Allen was expelled from Texas Tech and enrolled at East Mississippi
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Bucs GM defends picking 2nd kicker in 4 drafts

[ad_1] TAMPA, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Buccaneers aren't letting their epic draft blunder with kicker Roberto Aguayo keep them from addressing the position in the NFL draft.Three years and two days after the Bucs infamously traded a third-round pick to move back into the second round to make Aguayo the highest-drafted kicker since Mike Nugent in 2005, they selected Matt Gay out of Utah in the fifth round of
Football

Bucs GM defends picking 2nd kicker in 3 years

[ad_1] TAMPA, Fla. -- The Tampa Bay Buccaneers aren't letting their epic draft blunder with kicker Roberto Aguayo keep them from addressing the position in the NFL draft.Three years and two days after the Bucs infamously traded a third-round pick to move back into the second round to make Aguayo the highest-drafted kicker since Mike Nugent in 2005, they selected Matt Gay out of Utah in the fifth round of