Jordan Spieth went on an epic run on the final five holes to win the British Open on Sunday, but it might never have 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.
In anticipation of training camp starting, the Minnesota Vikings have activated defensive tackle Sharrif Floyd, while placing running back Latavius Murray and linebacker Shaan Washington on the PUP list. First, with Floyd. This comes as a bit of a surprise considering we weren’t sure if he would ever play against after suffering an infection after season-ending knee surgery last season. This appears as if Floyd is fully healthy and should be ready to start on the defensive line in 2017 along Everson Griffen, Linval Joseph and Danielle Hunter. That’s a big plus for the Vikings defense. For Murray, there was kind of the feeling that he would be limited this training camp after undergoing offseason
The Forum in Inglewood was best known for decades as being both fabulous and the home of the Los Angeles Lakers, back from the Jerry West era and through Magic’s “Showtime” teams. Then in 2001 the Lakers moved downtown to Staples Center, and after that the Forum went through some rough times. Then several years ago the Madison Square Garden company (owned by Knicks owner James Dolan) bought the Forum, fixed it up, and started booking it again.