• Jordan Spieth won The Open after his caddie saved him from making a major mistake
    Golf
    Business Insider

    Jordan Spieth won The Open after his caddie saved him from making a major mistake

    Jordan Spieth went on an epic run on the final five holes to win The Open Championship, but it may have never happened if not for his caddie saving the day on the wild 13th hole. At No. 13, Spieth hit his tee shot about 100 yards to the right of the fairway. After a nearly 15-minute delay, Spieth eventually decided to declare an unplayable lie and take a drop farther back on the practice range.  While Spieth had a much cleaner lie in the practice area, his shot to the green was completely blind and his own calculation of how far he was from the green turned out to be way off. That's when caddie Michael Greller saved the day. According to Spieth, he thought he was 270 yards to the front of the

  • Report: John Wall’s extension includes player option
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    NBC Sports

    Report: John Wall’s extension includes player option

    The Wizards had John Wall under contract for the next two seasons then signed him to a super-max extension that locks him in for an additional four three years. John Wall's extension includes a fourth-year player option and a 15 percent trade kicker, league source tells ESPN. Wall’s extension projects to pay him $169 million over four years – $30 million more than another team’s projected max offer over the same span.

  • How Kyrie Irving has ended the super-team Cavs as we know them
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    Yahoo Sports3 hours ago

    How Kyrie Irving has ended the super-team Cavs as we know them

    The price to acquire the All-Star guard will be high, but whatever the outcome, his demands have changed the franchise forever.