Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Traditional heavyweights Germany and Portugal earned important wins to boost their hopes of qualifying for the 2016 European Championship on Sunday, while Romania and Northern Ireland hold a big edge in their group after victories.
Russell Westbrook had 33 points, nine rebounds and seven assists as the Oklahoma City Thunder rallied from 20 points down to beat the Phoenix Suns 109-97 on Sunday and strengthen their hold on the final playoff spot in the NBA's Western Conference.
The birdie putts had not even reached the hole when Cristie Kerr marched right after them because she knew they were going in. Sunday at the Kia Classic had a familiar feeling to Kerr, even though so much in her life has changed.
Jimmy Walker made himself right at home on the Texas Open leaderboard.
Alex Ovechkin scored twice and Jason Chimera added two goals in the third period to rally the Washington Capitals to a 5-2 victory over the New York Rangers on Sunday.
Monday, March 30, 2015
Kemba Walker scored 21 points and the Charlotte Hornets beat an Atlanta Hawks team missing all five starters, 115-100 in the NBA on Saturday night.
The NBA reaffirmed the league's commitment to diversity Saturday, after Indiana passed a law that activists fear allows discrimination against homosexuals in the state.
With everything at stake, Kentucky didn't panic and played to perfection.
Defending champions Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams launched their Miami Open repeat bids in contrasting style on Saturday, Djokovic battling past Martin Klizan as Williams cruised into the third round.
Chris Pontius scored in stoppage time, lifting D.C. United to a 1-0 victory over the L.A. Galaxy, while Brazilian duo Kaka and Pedro Ribeiro scored for Orlando City in its comeback 2-2 draw with Montreal in week four of Major League Soccer on Saturday.