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No longer a villain, say hello to a much merrier Monty

Scot leads U.S. Senior Open after shooting 65 on Thursday

     Colin Montgomerie appears to have aged in reverse, or he hasn’t aged at all. A grumpy young man has become a pleasant older fellow. Read more...

Top 10 'homer' picks for the U.S. Senior Open

Major championship tees off Thursday, weather permitting

     Projected finish for the U.S. Senior Open, which will be held Thursday through Sunday at Oak Tree National in Edmond: Read more...

Verplank's stormy relationship with Oak Tree National

It wasn't love at first sight for 1984 U.S. Amateur champ

     Thirty years ago, Scott Verplank hated Oak Tree National. Read more...

Predicting where top NBA free agents will land

LeBron James might only re-sgn with Heat for two seasons

     This is the first day of NBA free agency, so the flirtation process has begun to see who re-signs and who re-locates. Read more...

Approaching soccer with (yellow card) caution

Until the flopping ends, it's tough to embrace soccer

     I have watched more soccer the past two weeks than I have my entire life, and it has not been all about just watching the United States German-American National Team (#USG-ANT). Read more...

Whether LeBron returns depends on Wade and Bosh

If the Big Three all opt out, they could conspire to return

     That LeBron James chose to opt out of his contract with the Miami Heat was no surprise. The surprise could come if Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh choose to do the same. Read more...

Unfit to be tied

USA-Portugal shows why Americans hate ties

     Sunday’s World Cup draw with Portugal showed why Americans don’t like ties in sports. It’s why overtimes, extra innings and shootouts exist. Read more...

We believed that Wie would win

Michelle Wie finally claims a major title

     When Michelle Wie entered our consciousness more than a decade ago as golf's female prodigy, many believed that she would become the LPGA's youngest major champion. Though not the youngest major champion in history, her first major finally arrived on Sunday afternoon. Read more...

Is this the College World Series or the World Cup?

College baseball's dead-bat era needs to readjust its primary goooooooooooal!

     College baseball over-corrected itself three years ago in the interest of safety. As a result, two soccer tournaments are being held simultaneously at the moment – the World Cup in Brazil and the College World Series in Omaha. Read more...

Early odds to win 2015 NBA crown seem rather, um, odd

Thunder and Heat are the early favorites

     I’ve never understood the rush to post next year’s championship odds immediately after the current season ends. Read more...