Dustin Johnson was presented a test of character by the Saudis. Unsurprisingly, he failed it.

The only conventional business principle evident in LIV Golf isn’t one of those antiquated notions like return on investment, quality of product or accountability of leadership. It’s the ‘whale’ strategy, the art of securing one high-profile client, at whatever cost, to lend a patina of marketing credibility to an enterprise and distract from the reality … Read more

Miami Dolphins QB Tua Tagovailoa pushes back on arm strength criticism

1:42 PM ET Marcel Louis JacquesESPN MIAMI– Dolphins quarterback Tua Tagovailoa is starting to let his guard down, head coach Mike McDaniel told reporters after the team’s second day of mandatory minicamp Thursday. Tagovailoa completed a pair of deep passes to wide receiver Tyreek Hill — for 45 and 55 yards — and made clear … Read more

American teen Coco Gauff reaches first Grand Slam final at French Open

PARIS — Coco Gauff sat plain-faced in her French Open changeover chair after moving one set away from her first Grand Slam final at 18 — just 18! — and calmly snacked on some cut-up pieces of pineapple and other fruit, seemingly without a care in the world. Her opponent in Thursday’s semifinals at Roland … Read more

NBA Finals Game 1 odds, picks: Expert predictions for Warriors vs Celtics

Follow our live coverage for Game 1 of the NBA Finals Golden State has waited a week since knocking off dallasand Boston is just a few days removed from winning Game 7 in Miami. Will the extra rest help the Warriors be fresher, or will it cause some early rustiness? BetMGM has Golden State favored … Read more

Staples: It’s obvious which regular-season scheduling option the SEC should choose

MIRAMAR BEACH, Fla. — When presented with two choices — one sensible and exciting and one completely idiotic — the debate shouldn’t last long. The idiotic choice should be punted and the sensible, exciting idea should be adopted. Once the choices were narrowed to two, the discussion about the SEC’s potential regular-season scheduling options once … Read more

David Tepper’s real estate company files for bankruptcy over Panthers practice facility – WSOC TV

CHARLOTTE — The real estate company led by Carolina Panthers owner David Tepper has filed for bankruptcy, Channel 9 has confirmed. GT Real Estate Holdings said the bankruptcy was filed in connection with the failed practice facility project in Rock Hill. The filing comes after the termination and rescission of the project’s agreement with the … Read more