Butler Cabin place to be Sunday in Augusta

...the first time I've been back since 1996."Winning the green jacket is always a thrill, but receiving it from a top player like Nicklaus can be a treat."It's very special to have the best player in the game put the coat on you, very special...

Kaminsky, Okafor go head-to-head in title game

...Perhaps it's fitting that the title game is coming down to teams with the guys considered the top contenders for top player honors: Kaminsky won the AP's Player of the Year, Okafor finished a distant second.They played to a virtual draw...

Powerhouse programs, underdogs battle it out in Frozen Four

...victories over Quinnipiac and St. Cloud State. The junior is a Hobey Baker finalist, an award given to college hockey's top player, along with BU freshman forward Jack Eichel.Nebraska-Omaha goalie Ryan Massa had even a stronger tourney, stopping...

With career slam in sight, McIlroy embraces role as top player

Making history carries a weight with it that not every athlete can handle. Many bend under the burden. Most lack what it takes. Rory McIlroy embraces the opportunity with a warm energy that is unfamiliar in golf.

Men made impact beyond the Masters

...showed up for us to do scoring on," he said. "So we were good to go."Crain co-founded the Palmetto Amateur, now one of the country's top amateur events, in 1976. The lefty was a top player, winning numerous club championships.

Caddie Carl Jackson to say farewell in Ben Crenshaw's final Masters

...prettiest place we know."At age 67, Jackson is one of the oldest caddies in the Masters. Even so, he says if a top player asked him to caddie during the 2016 Masters, he might do it."I'd love to get back in the heat one more time...

Andy Murray beats ex-Bulldog John Isner as Britain tops US in Davis Cup match

...home Olympic Games.Unlikely as it seems, more success could be around the corner in the Davis Cup for Britain's top player.Murray jumped up and down with his jubilant teammates in a celebration huddle after beating former Georgia standout John...

US in hole against Britain in Davis Cup

...Ward, who has won four of his five five-set matches in the Davis Cup.Murray had it much easier Friday.Britain's top player was impressive in beating Donald Young 6-1, 6-1, 4-6, 6-2 in his first match in his native Scotland since...

Big-name players are on the market, but at a high price

...Washington. Past injury issues will limit interest, incentive-laden deal likely.Jordan Cameron, TE, Cleveland. The top player available at an important position in some offensive schemes.SECOND WAVESome of these players might get quick deals...

A-Rod receives mixed reaction in first road game during spring training

...out in for the batting title by Washington's Mickey Vernon, who hit .337. Rosen was unanimously picked the AL's top player.A four-time All-Star, Rosen drove in 100 runs in five consecutive seasons.Following his playing career, Rosen...