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The Open: Rory McIlroy delighted with second-day performance

The Open: Rory McIlroy delighted with second-day performance

From there he built a forward progression, making his first birdie of the day on the 11, before following that with further gains on the 15, 17 and 18, which each holed putt edging him back within touching distance of the leaders. I was a little anxious, timid. Fellow American Jamie Lovemark was level par after a 69, with Masters champion Sergio Garcia on two over after returning the same score, despite injuring his shoulder after lashing out at a gorse bush on the fourth.


I'm back in the hunt at the Open, says Rory McIlroy

I'm back in the hunt at the Open, says Rory McIlroy

To be in after two days and be under par for this championship after the way I started, I'm ecstatic with that. Now he's simply trying to get back into the conversation. Johnson posted a 2-over-par 72 to stand at three over for the tournament. But the scolding from Fitzgerald found its intended target. He added: "There was a lot of quality out there and I was happy to see that.


Adam Jones suspended for the National Football League opener

Adam Jones suspended for the National Football League opener

He was arrested outside the hotel, and police video showed him protesting that he hadn't done anything to deserve it, loudly demanding, "Let me go!" and at times struggling with officers while yelling obscene insults. "While it is our understanding that appropriate apologies have been publicly extended, they do not completely negate your behavior and admission of culpability for the underlying conduct", the league said.


Derrick Rose, Cleveland Cavaliers reportedly discussing one-year deal

Derrick Rose, Cleveland Cavaliers reportedly discussing one-year deal

However, they haven't signed anyone yet, and options are starting to dwindle. Rose, 28, spent last season with the Knicks after being acquired in a trade with the Chicago Bulls . As previously noted, Bulls fans would likely welcome back a familiar face in such a confusing time for the team. For his career, he's a 30 percent shooter from distance.


Lakers reportedly competing with Cavs to sign Derrick Rose

Lakers reportedly competing with Cavs to sign Derrick Rose

The Cleveland Cavs added several veteran stars to their roster last season including former Atlanta Hawks' sharpshooter Kyle Korver and multi-time NBA All-Star Derron Williams . Gone are the days of Rose pulling off dunks like these, but he can be a very unsafe weapon on the Cavaliers , and give him career some goal on a team with championship aspirations, next to superstars who can complement him and vice versa.