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  • NZ duo know past success counts for little in Rio

    Despite their success over the last four years, Burling said they were not taking anything for granted and that the recent regatta in Rio had only proved how fickle their sport could be. "That is one of the unique things about sailing, there are just ...

    Yahoo Sports Golf 2 years ago
  • Ko, Henderson well-rested for Ricoh Women's British Open

    The second-ranked Canadian successfully defended her title in Portland, Oregon, and won the KPMG Women's PGA for her first major victory during the stretch. She has learned to listen to her body. ''I think it also taught me a lot about how I'm feeling ...

    Yahoo Sports Golf 2 years ago
  • Suns add Jay Triano, Tyrone Corbin to coaching staff

    Phoenix Suns coach Earl Watson completed his staff Wednesday, naming Jay Triano associate head coach and Tyrone Corbin and Nate Bjorkgren assistant coaches. Triano spent the last four seasons as assistant coach with the Portland Trail Blazers, ...

    Yahoo Sports Golf 2 years ago
  • Blazers formally sign CJ McCollum to contract extension

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- The Portland Trail Blazers formally signed guard CJ McCollum to a four-year contract extension Wednesday. The terms of the deal were not disclosed by the team, but a person familiar with it told The Associated Press on Monday ...

    Yahoo Sports Golf 2 years ago
  • Cities turn to local action to block oil trains

    FILE - In this July 27, 2015, file photo, a passenger commuter train, left, passes one of two mile-long oil trains parked adjacent to the King County Airport in Seattle. As oil trains began rolling through its downtown a few years ago, Spokane, Wash ...

    US News 2 years ago
  • Report: Westbrook doesn't want to be traded, but real question is summer of 2017

    ... free agent left on the market is now off the board. Moe Harkless, who had a solid season in his first year in Portland, has agreed to a deal to return to the Blazers for four years, and $40 million, according to a report from The Vertical's Shams ...

    Yahoo Sports Golf 2 years ago
  • Report: Cavaliers reach five-year, $35 million contract extension with Tyronn Lue

    ... guys who only coached half a season — especially ones working on the same contract they had before taking the big job. Tyronn Lue and the Cavaliers just agreed to a healthy contract extension, reports Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical at Yahoo ...

    Yahoo Sports Golf 2 years ago
  • Maurice Harkless, Trail Blazers agree to $40 million contract, per report

    Maurice Harkless is staying with the Portland Trail Blazers for the next four years. The restricted free agent has agreed to a $40 million contract with Portland, according to Shams Charania of Yahoo! Sports. Harkless was acquired from the Orlando ...

    Yahoo Sports Golf 2 years ago
  • NBA-National Basketball Association roundup

    July 25 (The Sports Xchange) - Michael Jordan broke a longstanding silence and spoke out Monday on police shootings and mounting racial tension across the United States. Jordan, the Chicago Bulls legend and Hall of Famer, said he will donate $1 million ...

    Yahoo Sports Golf 2 years ago
  • Hornets sign 7-foot center Mike Tobey from Virginia

    CJ McCollum agreed to a four-year, $106 million contract extension with the Portland Trail Blazers, a person familiar with the deal said. McCollum was voted the NBA's Most Improved Player after averaging 20.8 points, 3.2 rebounds and 4.3 assists … More ».

    Yahoo Sports Golf 2 years ago
  • Sixers officially sign guard Brandon Paul

    PORTLAND, Ore. -- A person familiar with the deal confirms that guard CJ McCollum has agreed to a four-year, $106 million contract extension with the Portland Trail Blazers. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity on Monday ...

    Yahoo Sports Golf 2 years ago
  • Advocates sue to stop plan to spay wild horses

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Advocates for wild horses have sought an injunction to stop researchers from surgically sterilizing more than 200 wild mares at a facility in Hines, Oregon. The U.S. Bureau of Land Management has said the research slated to begin ...

    US News 2 years ago
  • AP source: McCollum agrees to 4-year extension with Blazers

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- A person familiar with the deal confirms that guard CJ McCollum has agreed to a four-year, $106 million contract extension with the Portland Trail Blazers. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity on ...

    Yahoo Sports Golf 2 years ago
  • Sources: C.J. McCollum agrees to $106M max extension with Blazers

    Portland Trail Blazers guard C.J. McCollum has reached agreement on a four-year, $106 million maximum contract extension, league sources told The Vertical.

    Yahoo Sports Golf 2 years ago
  • Timbers defender Nat Borchers needs Achilles surgery

    PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- Portland Timbers defender Nat Borchers needs surgery to repair a ruptured left Achilles tendon and will miss the rest of the season. Borchers was hurt on Saturday during the Timbers' 2-1 loss to the Los Angeles Galaxy. It did not ...

    Yahoo Sports Golf 2 years ago
  • Former Oregon lumber town rides digital wave to a comeback

    In this July 1, 2016 photo, traffic passes through downtown Prineville, Ore. When timber was king, Crook County was the nation's top producer of ponderosa lumber. But with the catastrophic decline in the timber industry, and the global recession after ...

    US News 2 years ago
  • Report: Trail Blazers signing Tim Quarterman to partially guaranteed contract

    Undrafted LSU guard Tim Quarterman has agreed to a partially guaranteed two-year deal with Portland, sources tell The Vertical. — Shams Charania ... Portland has 13 players with guaranteed salaries plus Luis Montero (unguaranteed) and Maurice Harkless ...

    Yahoo Sports Golf 2 years ago
  • AP source: CJ McCollum agrees to extension with the Blazers

    ... four-year, $106 million contract extension with the Portland Trail Blazers. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity on Monday because the deal hadn't been formally announced by the team. It was first reported by Yahoo Sports.

    Yahoo Sports Golf 2 years ago
  • Nicholas Lindheim wins Web.com Tour's Utah Championship

    Lindheim earned $117,000 to jump from 83rd to 14th on the money list with $153,694, with the top 25 at the end of the regular season earning PGA Tour cards. A self-taught player who took up golf at 19, he also has two career PGA Tour Latinoamerica ...

    Yahoo Sports Golf 2 years ago
  • Reports: Spain's Marc Gasol to miss Rio Olympics with foot injury (repost)

    According to reports from Spanish news outlets ABC and Libertad, NBA All-Star Marc Gasol of the Memphis Grizzlies won't suit up for La Roja in Brazil as he continues to work his way back to full health after suffering a broken bone in his right foot ...

    Yahoo Sports Golf 2 years ago