Hornets need young forwards to step up

...young, inexperienced power forwards after losing Josh McRoberts...any veteran depth at power forward.Charlotte general manager...restricted free agent small forward Gordon Hayward. HAWKS: Second-round...Millsap, brother of Hawks forward Paul Millsap, are also among...

Chaplet wins Latin America Amateur, berth in Masters field

...my age, where most kids would be looking at the Masters," Chaplet said Sunday via teleconference. "I'm really looking forward to it. It's all you can dream of, really."Chaplet entered the final three holes at the Casa De Campo's Teeth of the...

Fabian Gomez holds off Brandt Snedeker in a playoff at Sony Open

...called the best 3-wood of his life from 280 yards. "Oh my gosh, that's so good," Blair said as he watched it bound forward onto the green to 10 feet. He needed the eagle to join the playoff. It stayed just above the hole. "One of the best putts...

Goons are gone in the NHL: Fourth lines now have more skill

...more teams are rolling four lines of forwards who can skate ? and score. The days...according to STATS. And, the number of forwards who play 10-plus minutes has been trending...contributions from everyone.Rangers forward Tanner Glass, though, hopes the trend...

Overabundance of forwards reason for trading Oliveira

With an abundance of forwards and a need to clear roster space because of the imminent return of all-star forward Patrick Yetman from Hartford of the...basically just got a lot of healthy forwards and needed to make some room," Lynx...

Hoops notes: Clemson forwards won't return in fall

Clemson forwards Tony Christie and Iker Iturbe, part-time starters in an inconsistent...center Chris Mihm, freshman point guard Bernard Smith and sophomore forward Gabe Muoneke met with UT athletics director DeLoss Dodds on March 9...

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Thrashers recall defenseman, send down two forwards

ATLANTA -- Defenseman Kirill Safronov was recalled from the AHL on Wednesday by the Atlanta Thrashers, who sent forwards Yuri Butsayev and Kamil Piros to the minors. Safronov has split the season among minor-league teams in Chicago, Springfield...

NHL's 3-on-3 format in overtime cutting down on shootouts

...you'll get."Most teams appear to be using two forwards and one defenseman, though some have tried to...Carolina coach Bill Peters said. "I've seen one forward, two 'D' and three forwards."And if a team has a goalie able to control...

USC Aiken men enter season with new coach, approach

...daily basis during practice, and it never gets old for the big forward."In 10 minutes, you might hear, 'Defense, rebound...season.Butler said he's also excited about getting the forwards involved offensively. Vanderslice shares the mentality of...

Tiger Woods | The Augusta Chronicle

...National Golf Club, home of the Masters Tournament. With his ailing back, Tiger Woods is suddenly willing to look back instead of forward. At 3:20 p.m. Friday, after his second pre-tournament scouting trip to Augusta in four days, Tiger Woods officially...