Jozy Altidore scores twice in debut with Toronto

...Ballon d'Or holder was left without a shot on goal, as Madrid's best chance came toward the end when Gareth Bale's long lob hit the post. BUNDESLIGA: Defending champion Bayern Munich restored an 11-point lead in the Bundesliga by beating Hannover...

Dunks, defense propel Rebels to victory

...the last two quarters, the Rebels didn't stumble. Dobbs helped the effort when his defender missed a steal on an inbounds lob. Given space, Dobbs attacked the lane and finished with a basket."These kids have been working hard since March," Rouse...

West Coast events help blaze trail to Augusta

...missed the cut when he returned. He rallied late at Pebble Beach to tie for fourth. He had Riviera wrapped up until he hit a lob wedge into a bunker on the 17th hole and made bogey. He delivered one of the best shots of the young season, that flop shot...

Bulls prevail in matchup of East's top teams

...they lost their first 15 games, according to STATS. GRIZZLIES 111, KINGS 110In Memphis, Tenn., Courtney Lee scored on a lob pass as time expired to cap a furious fourth-quarter rally, and Memphis came from 26 points down to beat Sacramento.Rudy...


...Djokovic saved three consecutive break points in the sixth game before converting his first match point when Nishikori's lob was out.Raonic followed up his win over Roger Federer with a 6-3, 3-6, 7-5 victory over former champion Tomas Berdych...

Bench play has been big boost for Memphis Grizzlies

...including one from each corner. That helped Memphis defeat the Kings 111-110 on Lee's reverse layup on a perfect inbounds lob from Carter - a play Sacramento still disputes that will be decided by the NBA by Dec. 2.The bench play also has led to bigger...

Spaniard excels minus his putter

...overcoming a broken putter by using a lob wedge to make three birdie putts in a round...helped him find his groove as he used his lob wedge to make three birdie putts coming...thinking that I putted so well with the lob wedge, whether I should keep it for tomorrow's...

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Rookie's high-flying abilities crucial to Suns

PHOENIX -- It happens at least once a game. Jason Kidd or Penny Hardaway lofts a lob pass somewhere above the rim. Out of nowhere, Shawn Marion soars to get it, often with one hand, then with a powerful swoop...

It's their call

...in the fourth period of a 74-70 game. Against a full-court-press, a desperate high school basketball player manages to lob the ball to a teammate on the other side of the court. The player jumps, catches the ball in the air, and lands with one of...

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Slumping Faldo has high hopes for Match Play

...the far corner of the range Monday, Nick Faldo laid a club in the grass to work on his alignment, then turned around and hit lob wedges to a practice green behind him. Two years removed from his last tournament victory, two days away from a high-stakes...

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