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Hideki Matsuyama of Team Japan.

Matsuyama in final group at halfway point of Olympic golf

Hideki Matsuyama holed a 5-foot birdie putt on the 17th hole Saturday morning and saved par from just off the 18th green to complete a 7-under 64 in the rain-delayed second round of the men's golf competition. That left him two shots behind Xander Schauffele. 1 hour ago

Indianapolis Colts head coach Frank Reich.

NFL vaccine holdouts face training camp scrutiny

As the first week of NFL training camps concluded amid the backdrop of the Delta variant fueling an alarming spike in coronavirus cases nationally, the dichotomy within the Colts’ locker room reflected the discussion among NFL players regarding the vaccine, even as the league offered more education and levied harsher penalties on the unvaccinated. 2 hours ago

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Caeleb Dressel (left) greets Kristof Milak of Hungary after wining the gold medal in the men's 100-meter butterfly Saturday morning.

Caeleb Dressel breaks world record in 100-meter butterfly, Katie Ledecky beats Aussie Ariarne Titmus

The American finished in 49.45 seconds, breaking his mark from 2019 by .05 seconds and edging Milak by .23 seconds.

Sports Log
NCAA president Mark Emmert wants to "align authority and responsibilities" inside his sprawling organization.

NCAA Board of Governors to start reform with constitutional convention

A 22-person Constitution Review Committee drawn from the more than 1,100 member schools will be created to redraft the constitution.

NBA notebook
Russell Westbrook will be joining LeBron James in Los Angeles.

Wizards trade Russell Westbrook to Lakers

Washington will get Kyle Kuzma, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Montrezl Harrell and the No. 22 overall pick.

NHL notebook
After losing the Stanley Cup to the Lightning for two straight seasons, Corey Perry decided to join them.

Brandon Saad to Blues, Corey Perry to Lightning on second day of NHL free agency

The two recent Stanley Cup champions brought in more winning experience.

Larry Nassar, former sports doctor who admitted molesting some of the nation's top gymnasts.

Feds seek money in Nassar’s prison account for restitution

US prosecutors asked a judge Wednesday to order the Federal Bureau of Prisons to transfer all money in Larry Nassar’s prison account — about $2,000 — to help provide restitution to five victims as part of his 60-year child porn sentence.

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson stands on the field after an NFL football game against the New York Giants in Baltimore. Lamar Jackson was not practicing with the Baltimore Ravens at the start of their first practice of training camp Wednesday, July 28.

Ravens QB Lamar Jackson tests positive for COVID

Lamar Jackson tested positive for COVID-19 and missed Baltimore’s first practice of training camp.