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POSTE DE FLACQ, MAURITIUS - DECEMBER 09: Deer cross the 5th green during the final round of the MCB Tour Championship played at the Legends Course, Constance Belle Mare Plage on December 9, 2012 in Poste de Flacq, Mauritius. (Photo by Phil Inglis/Getty Images)

Deer cross the 5th green during the final round of the MCB Tour Championship.

Animals invading golf courses

May 11, 2013

From alligators to monkeys, golfers find themselves sharing the course with wildlife more often than you would think.

  • MLB Trade Deadline Digest: Dodgers eyeing blockbuster three-team deal

    The Stew’s Trade Deadline Digest recaps the day in news and rumors as MLB gets closer to the non-waiver trade deadline on Aug. 1. If you missed any of Thursday’s action, we’re here to help you catch up with all the important links and tidbits. POTENTIAL

    Big League Stew
  • Adam Silver doesn't love the 1+1 deals signed by LeBron and Durant

    One of the weirdest things about Kevin Durant’s decision to leave the Oklahoma City Thunder for the Golden State Warriors is that he’s not committed to his new club past the 2016-17 season. Durant signed a two-year deal with Golden State that includes a player option on the second season, and no one believes he’ll actually accept it. LeBron James has signed similar deals with the Cleveland Cavaliers in each of the past two offseasons, and he figures to do the same thing in upcoming weeks in advance of getting his own record-shattering contract next summer.

    Ball Don't Lie
  • 2016 Federal Rebate Pays Off Your Mortgage

    2016 Federal Rebate Pays Off Your Mortgage

    If you haven't missed a mortgage payment in 3 years and owe less than $625,000 on your home, you better read this.

    EasyLoan
  • Huge If True: Will Canucks take on Evander Kane?

    Last week in this space, we discussed whether the Vancouver Canucks would be able to trade for a scoring winger. At the time, though, the idea that Evander Kane would be the target was a little farfetched. Kane was arrested late last week for allegedly harassing three women, and potentially choking and pulling the hair of one of them.

    Puck Daddy
  • This scary tandem could make life easier for Jimmy Garoppolo

    Whether it was Tom Brady or Jimmy Garoppolo, the pieces surrounding the New England Patriots’ starting quarterback swapped and shuttled in and out of positional groupings Thursday. This is every training camp for coach Bill Belichick, a few weeks when depth charts and lineups fall into a nebulous mix of tinkering and unlikelihood. It’s a challenge figuring out where the Patriots’ roster construction is headed in July.

    Charles Robinson
  • Indian athletes who have failed doping test

    Wrestler Narsingh Yadav’s dream of representing India in the 74 kg freestyle wrestling category at the Rio Olympics, was shattered when he was tested positive for a banned steroid, recently. India has also seen a number of its athletes being suspended over the years, for using banned substances.

    Yahoo India
  • 27 Flight Attendants that Confessed Secrets

    27 Flight Attendants that Confessed Secrets

    Pilots and flight attendants were asked about the dark secrets behind the flight industry in a recent Ask Reddit. This is what was revealed.

    Laudable
  • Mane to Liverpool could be best under-the-radar Premier League signing

    Fans who turned out at the Rose Bowl on Wednesday hoping to see Liverpool parading its stars against Premier League rivals Chelsea in the two sides’ International Champions Cup clash may have been somewhat disappointed. What fans got from Liverpool instead could be a glimpse of the future. For while Chelsea manager Antonio Conte fielded something akin to a Premier League starting XI, Reds boss Jurgen Klopp opted to debut a number of his new signings.

    FC Yahoo
  • Fowler, Thomas, Smylie rooming, living it up at PGA

    SPRINGFIELD, N.J. – It appears SB2K16 is the vacation that never ends. Three months after Rickie Fowler, Justin Thomas Smylie Kaufman and Jordan Spieth took the Bahamas vacation heard 'round the golf world, the group remains (almost) inseparable, especially on the road. Their latest adventure comes at the year's final major, where Fowler, Thomas and Kaufman are rooming together and continuing to have the time of their lives.

    Golf Channel
  • Back in Chicago, Dwyane Wade hits stage in Lollapalooza surprise

    Dwyane Wade performs on-stage at the Bud Light Stage Moment at Lollapalooza at Grant Park on July 28, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois. Three weeks after agreeing to terms on one of the more stunning deals of the summer, the Chicago Bulls will introduce Dwyane Wade at a Friday afternoon press conference. The All-Star shooting guard got to town a bit early, though — early enough to check out a crosstown interleague baseball game between the Chicago Cubs and Chicago White Sox, and to make a special appearance at the opening of Lollapalooza, the massive music festival held each summer in Chicago’s Grant Park.

    Ball Don't Lie
  • 13 Things You Might Not Know About Five Guys

    13 Things You Might Not Know About Five Guys

    Five Guys is one of the most delicious burger joints in the country. It's become one of the fastest growing restaurant chains in the United Stat. . .

    Roasted
  • Doc Rivers: If Paul Pierce retires, Clippers would let him join Celtics first

    Clippers forward Paul Pierce is mulling retirement, which would mean another franchise icon could leave the NBA this summer — Lakers great Kobe Bryant, Spurs great Tim Duncan and Celtics great Pierce. However, unlike Kobe and Duncan, Pierce left his original team. Personally, I don’t think stints with the Nets, Wizards and Clippers do much to diminish Pierce’s Boston bona fides. Everyone will remember him as a Celtic. Fifteen years and a championship in Boston will do that. But just in case you need more reason to tie Pierce to the Celtics, Clippers president/coach and Pierce’s former Boston coach Doc Rivers has a plan. Rivers, as transcribed by Jay King of MassLive: “If Paul decides to retire

    ProBasketballTalk
  • Indians mock Twins with fake scoreboard trade rumor

    The Minnesota Twins left their own fans confused on Thursday when they began scrolling a list of potential deadline trades on their left field scoreboard. The Cleveland Indians send a message back to the Minnesota Twins.

    Big League Stew
  • Pat Riley says new addition Dion Waiters is worth more than he signed for

    Dion Waiters and Pat Riley will now share a room. (Getty Images) Pat Riley says Dion Waiters is not worth the contract Riley’s Miami Heat just signed Waiters to. We’ll leave it up to you as to whether or not you personally think Waiters is worth less

    Ball Don't Lie
  • Karity is Disrupting a $63 Billion Makeup Industry

    Karity is Disrupting a $63 Billion Makeup Industry

    Some say it all started with Warby Parker, the now famous company that first created the direct to consumer online approach for the eyewear industry.

    HuffingtonPost.com
  • Five drivers to watch at Pocono Raceway

    Keep your eyes peeled for these five drivers during the Sprint Cup race weekend at Pocono Raceway, which culminates with Sunday’s Pennsylvania 400 on NBCSN. With as much speed as Joe Gibbs Racing has right now, it’s tough to settle on one JGR driver to watch at a horsepower track like Pocono. But let’s go with the guy who won out in the fuel mileage madness that ended this race a year ago. After five consecutive finishes of 22nd or worse at Pocono between 2012-2014, Kenseth has found a handle on the Tricky Triangle with three consecutive top-10 finishes, including a seventh this past June. Keselowski has cooled down over the last couple of races, but he’s still had a great middle stretch of the

    NASCAR Talk
  • Rolando McClain no-show to Cowboys' camp, team offers no details

    Perpetually troubled linebacker Rolando McClain did not show for the team charter from Dallas to Oxnard, Calif., where the team holds training camp, on Thursday, and had not showed as of Friday afternoon. The team placed both McClain and Randy Gregory on the reserve/did not report list, opening up two roster spots. Where the Cowboys knew that Gregory wouldn’t be showing – news came Monday that he was checking into a treatment facility for an unspecified problem – it appears McClain being M.I.A. is a surprise.

    Shutdown Corner
  • Giants turn a 5-4-3 double play

    Conor Gillaspie handles a Ryan Zimmerman ground ball at third then throws it to Eduardo Nunez who completes the 5-4-3 double play

    MLB.com
  • Get Life Insurance with No Medical Exam

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  • Latest on Lucroy: Mets have offer out, Indians on no-trade list

    3:40 pm: The Red Sox and Mariners are no longer pursuing Bruce (Heyman, FanRag). 12:30 pm: The Brewers have a firm, minimum price for Lucroy, otherwise they may not deal him (Rosenthal, FoxSports). 12:07 pm: The Indians and Nationals, not the Mets, are on Brewers C Jonathan Lucroy's eight-team, no-trade list (Crasnick, ESPN). Nevertheless, teams that have asked about Lucroy believe he could eventually be traded to Cleveland, rival executives said yesterday (Crasnick, ESPN). 10:45 am: The Brewers are currently weighing an offer from the Mets for Lucroy, which they have yet to reject, according to ESPN.com's Adam Rubin. It was reported Thursday that the Brewers and Mets have restarted talks about

    SNY
  • Major trio produces minor results at the PGA Championship

    Or it can come very, very early, as it did with Dustin Johnson at the PGA Championship, when he double-bogeyed the third hole and kicked off a tailspin that, in one afternoon, undid all the good he’d done in majors all season long. Johnson, along with Stenson and Danny Willett, made up this year’s version of the famed major winners grouping, the trio of calendar-year winners that the PGA Championship traditionally pairs together in the first two rounds.

    Devil Ball Golf
  • Anthony Rizzo and Dioner Navarro get after each other in rivalry

    Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo pushed Chicago White Sox catcher Dioner Navarro in the back and later threw Navarro’s batting gloves on the ground Thursday night in the finale of a bitter interleague series between the two teams. Normally this type of behavior from Rizzo would have been met with retaliation from Navarro and the White Sox and might even have led to something really ugly.

    Big League Stew
  • Enjoy 50% off Hard Cover Photo Books

    Enjoy 50% off Hard Cover Photo Books

    Relive the fun together. Turn the photos you love into photo books. Use code: BACK2SCHOOL

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  • Former gold-medalist gymnast says a subtle move in a routine by Simone Biles proved why she's so 'untouchable'

    19-year-old US gymnast Simone Biles is expected to be one of the breakout stars in Rio in her first Olympics this year. On Thursday, former gold-medal gymnast Shawn Johnson went on "Sports Center" to talk about Biles and her chances in Rio. During the interview, Johnson pointed to a subtle, funny move Biles pulled during her routine in June's P&G Championships as proof that Biles is incredibly gifted. During one of her turns, Biles winked at the sidelines — it was later revealed that she was winking at Johnson. "I was taken back by that wink, because I remember in my floor routines, I didn't even know — I probably couldn't have told you my name in the middle of it, let alone thought to look at

    Business Insider
  • Dana White Confirms Conor McGregor Retirement Fight with Nate Diaz

    Conor McGregor took to Twitter to announce his retirement, inciting a wave of speculation that the Diaz rematch slated for July 9 will be his last, or even worse, cancelled. Well, UFC President Dana White just confirmed the latter. The UFC featherweight champion moved to the welterweight category just to fight Diaz, but suffered a stunning loss due to a second round submission. Despite the defeat, the fighter seemed eager to get back into the ring and said on social media, "I stormed in and put it all on the line. I took a shot and missed, I will never apologize for taking a shot. Nate I will see you again." But that won’t be happening. White appeared on ESPN’s SportCenter and said that McGregor

    MMA Fighting
  • Watch Broncos' Jordan Taylor make Odell Beckham-esque catch (Video)

    Admit it: That’s about as close to the original Odell Beckham Jr. catch as one can get. The fact that Taylor opened up his body to the inside down the right sideline and then catch the darned thing with his inside (right) hand is pretty wild. Of course, Beckham also had to have his own crazy play a few times zones east of there.

    Shutdown Corner
  • Brad Keselowski: ‘Road courses remain the most dangerous tracks in motorsports’

    LONG POND, Pa. — Brad Keselowski was blunt about his crash this week at Watkins Glen, saying “there’s only so many of those hits you’re going to take before someone gets killed.’’ The former Sprint Cup champion walked away after hitting the Turn 1 tire barrier nearly head-on Tuesday during a test. He crashed after he lost his brakes because a brake line was not installed properly. The accident was similar to an accident Denny Hamlin walked away from there in 2011. This was Keselowski’s second big crash at a road course since 2011. He suffered a broken left ankle when he wrecked while testing at Road Atlanta. While safety changes since helped Keselowski avoid injury this week, he still has issues

    NASCAR Talk
  • NHRA: Top Fuel driver Steve Torrence sets a national mark

    SONOMA -- Top Fuel driver Steve Torrence powered to a national record time and moved into position to claim his eighth No. 1 qualifying position of the season Friday at the Toyota NHRA Sonoma Nationals. Del Worsham (Funny Car), Bo Butner (Pro Stock), and Jerry Savoie (Pro Stock Motorcycle) also were qualifying leaders at the NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series event at Sonoma Raceway, the second of three consecutive weeks of racing known on the circuit as the Western Swing. Torrence covered the dragstrip in 3.671 seconds at 325.69 mph as cool night created a fast track. The time bettered Brittany Force's previous national mark by five-thousandths of a second and was also a track record, one of

    MercuryNews.com
  • ‘Thank you, Mom’: Bobby Ryan pens emotional letter to his late mother

    A week after announcing on Twitter that his mother passed away, Ottawa Senators forward Bobby Ryan penned an emotional letter in the Players’ Tribune, thanking her for having such a profound influence on his life. A story from Sportsnet in September of 2013 detailed how Ryan’s childhood completely changed after his father committed a horrendous act of domestic violence that would eventually land him in prison, but not before the family was uprooted from New Jersey to California, and their names changed. Ryan’s father, Robert Stevenson, was charged with attempted murder for an attack on his wife and Ryan’s mother when Ryan was just 10 years old, according to the Ottawa Sun. Stevenson fled to California

    ProHockeyTalk
  • Vikings quarterback severed tendon putting foot through window

    Around this time we see reports from training camp regarding injuries sustained on the field, but Vikings backup quarterback Taylor Heinicke found a way to get injured off of it. Heinicke showed up to camp wearing a cast, and rolling around on a scooter, which prompted questions about how he sustained the injury. The second-year undrafted quarterback explained how he hurt himself, and he admitted he was embarrassed by how it went down.

    Sporting News
  • Angels walk off on error

    Daniel Nava hits a bases-loaded grounder to Hanley Ramirez, who fires an errant throw to the plate, scoring two runs as the Angels win, 2-1

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