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Andrew Simpson's death: The controversial super-fast AC72 boat behind the disaster

The 2013 America's Cup was set to be the greatest in the event's history for one reason - a radical new $10 million yacht called the AC72.<p>Capable of top speeds in excess of twice the windspeed, the new catamarans consist of a piece of netting stretched between twin hulls, each 72 feet long but only …

NBA Rumors: Latest Coaching Buzz on Phil Jackson, Doc Rivers and More

Even though the NBA playoffs are just starting to heat up, the coaching carousel is already spinning at a rapid rate. Teams know the offseason can get hectic with the draft, free agency and other moves, so stabilizing the coaching staff early is key.<p>The name generating the most attention is Phil …

Floyd Mayweather Must Fight Amir Khan in September

When Floyd “Money” Mayweather (44-0) defeated Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero (31-2-1) on May 4, the undefeated champion proved not only that he was still the best pound-for-pound boxer in the world, but that he also needs more competition.<p>Mayweather and his team will be working to decide whom he will …

Kevin Durant against the world

Kevin Durant needed to be superhuman for the Oklahoma City Thunder to advance in the playoffs after Russell Westbrook's injury. Durant has been ... and it still might not be enough.<p>Kevin Durant never asked for this. He never tried to do it himself or create a bigger stage for his talents and he …

Talks begin for next Mayweather fight

Just a few days removed from welterweight champion Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s dismantling of interim titleholder Robert Guerrero on Saturday night at the …

Penn State recruiting: DB Marcus Allen commits to Nittany Lions

Penn State is putting together a strong recruiting class despite NCAA restrictions, a trend that continues with four-star safety Marcus Allen.<p>Penn State has landed Marcus Allen, a four-star safety recruit from Upper Marlboro (Md.) Dr. Henry A Wise Jr, boosting the defensive talent in the Nittany …

8th-grader Dylan Moses now offered by Texas, Alabama, LSU

Dylan Moses' list of offers is growing, and so is Moses, who is currently in eighth grade.<p>The recruiting race for eighth grader Dylan Moses is heating up, with only 45 months until his National Signing Day: Mack Brown has offered the 6'1, 215-pound middle schooler.<p>Texas has never offered a middle …

Penn State Sports Took In More Than $100 Million In First Year After Jerry Sandusky Scandal

Data collected by <i>USA Today</i> shows that the Penn State athletic department had $108.3 million in revenues in 2012. That is down 6.8% from the year before ($116.1 million) but is still among the top ten in all of college sports.<p>Much of the consistency is due to licensing ($36.9 million) which was …

Tiger Woods Took The Lead At The Players Championship With A 20-Foot Eagle Putt

He grabbed a tie of the lead at the Players Championship with a 20-foot eagle on No. 2 (his 11th hole of the day).<p>He's -10 now and leading all alone, and he's doing it at TPC Sawgrass — a course than historically gives him trouble.<p>He's not hitting it particularly well — he got lucky on No. 2 when …

Here's The Profane Tirade That Got A Chicago Bulls Player Fined $25,000

Chicago melted down in the fourth quarter. Both Joakim Noah and Gibson got ejected in quick succession.<p>Gibson, on his way out, appeared to unleash a string of F-bombs at the official.<p>Here's the video (the Gibson part starts at the 50-second mark):<p>Marv Albert called it. You can here him say, "He's …

The New Stephen Curry: How the Warriors’ Super-Shooter Has Transformed His Game in the Playoffs

When the Warriors lost David Lee to what the team assumed was a season-ending injury in the team’s first playoff game, I was skeptical that Golden …

Auction of Bryant's items delayed

A federal judge in California has ruled an auction house cannot sell, destroy or otherwise dispose of Kobe Bryant memorabilia offered by the NBA …

Ticket Pic of Derrick Rose Rubs Salt in Chicago Bulls Fans' Wounds

As if slogging through an entire regular season without Derrick Rose weren't enough, Chicago Bulls fans had to stomach a very tangible reminder that the former MVP won't be offering up any help against the Miami Heat in Game 3, either.<p>That's right, the tickets for Chicago's home opener in Round 2 …

The Miseducation of J.R. Smith

Is the Knicks' erratic shooting guard misguided or just misunderstood?<p>Earl Smith Jr. found salvation in his jump shot. Smith could always shoot, and …

MLB: Ranking the Top 10 Under-the-Radar Players in the AL Central

In Major League Baseball, teams need a superstar to carry them into contention. But what if the superstar is enduring a painful slump? Or what if the team isn't developed enough to have a legitimate superstar?<p>That's where having a solid, under-the-radar player on the roster can pay dividends.<p>There …

Sergio García blames Tiger Woods for bad shot at Players' Championship

Sergio García blamed Tiger Woods for a poor shot during the third round of the Players' Championship. The threat of lightning forced play to be …

Sergio Garcia Trashes Tiger Woods For Distracting Him During A Shot

The two were playing together yesterday. On the second hole Sergio — who was playing first — mis-hit his second shot from the fairway.<p>After the shot he sneered over at the crowd, and told NBC after the round that Tiger distracted him by taking a 5-wood out of his bag in the middle of his backswing …

Michelle Knight May Need Facial Reconstruction Surgery, Grandmother Says

Michelle Knight, one of the 3 women held captive in a Cleveland home for a decade, was released from the hospital Friday.<p>But Knight has suffered such severe injuries that she may need facial reconstruction surgery, her grandmother, Deborah Knight, told CBS news.<p>"When she was severely beaten, he …

Tom Thibodeau Fined $35,000 by NBA for Criticizing Officials of Game 3 vs. Heat

Chicago Bulls head coach Tom Thibodeau's wallet is officially $35,000 lighter.<p>Per K.C. Johnson of the <i>Chicago Tribune</i>, the NBA has fined Coach Thibs $35,000 for his postgame comments about the officials following a Game 3 loss to the Miami Heat.<p>Game 3 saw three technical fouls called between the …

Players Championship 2013 results: Tiger Woods wins after eventful final holes

Tiger Woods was the last man standing after a wild final sequence at Sawgrass.<p>Tiger Woods had to survive a bumpy ride on the back nine, but he won the 2013 Players Championship at Sawgrass.<p><b>More</b>: Full coverage of The Players Championship<p>Sergio Garcia had pulled into a tie with Woods at 13-under, but …