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Golf roundup
There was a lot to like for Chesson Hadley, who shot a 5-under 66 at the inaugural Palmetto Championship in Ridgeland, S.C.

Chesson Hadley (11 under) shows he has his game back in gear

Hadley was at 11-under 131 at Congaree Golf Club, a fill-in host after the RBC Canadian Open was was called off for the second straight year because of the pandemic.

FRENCH OPEN
Novak Djokovic returns a shot to Rafael Nadal during their four-hour semifinal match at the French Open in Paris.

In a compelling semifinal, Novak Djokovic defeats 13-time champion Rafael Nadal at Roland Garros

It was Nadal’s third loss in 108 matches at a tournament he won each of the last four years.

NHL NOTEBOOK
An Islanders fan had a message for Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy during Game 6 Wednesday in Uniondale, N.Y.

‘New York Saints’ all the rage as Islanders prepare for next matchup against Lightning

Thanks to Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy's words, an old lacrosse team has gotten a revival, and the Islanders are riding the wave into the semifinals.

French Open
At Roland Garros, unseeded Barbora Krejcikova (top) and Anastasia Pavlyuchenkov, who is seeded 31st, are the surprise finalists Saturday in the French Open.

Improbable matchup in women’s French Open final: Anastasia Pavlyuchenko v. Barbora Krejcikova

Pavlyuchenkova had been 0-6 in Grand Slam quarterfinals until this week and Krejcikova hadn’t made it past the fourth round at any major before this trip to Paris.

Bears quarterback Justin Fields has been working with the second team at practice.

Bears sign first-round pick Justin Fields to four-year deal

The former Ohio State quarterback is backing up Andy Dalton — for now.

Samantha Mewis (center) scored the only goal in the US's 1-0 win over Portugal.

Hanson’s Sam Mewis scores in US women’s 1-0 win over Portugal in soccer

The US women are undefeated in 40 straight matches.

NBA notebook
Jrue Holiday (center) was the hero of the game for the Bucks, who finally got on board with a victory in their series against the Nets.

Bucks blow big lead then rally to edge Nets, 86-83, in Game 3

Jrue Holiday made a go-ahead driving layup with 11.4 seconds left.

Dustin Johnson shot a 6-under-par 65 in the opening round of the Palmetto Championship.

Dustin Johnson starts strong in home-state Palmetto Championship

The world's No. 1 player, who hadn't played since missing the cut at the PGA Championship, is one shot back.