Jun 29

Ricky Barnes and J.B. Holmes combined for a string of seven consecutive birdies on the back nine Tuesday and captured the Charity Classic with a final 36-hole score of 21-under 121.


Jun 29

Funeral services were held Tuesday morning for Manute Bol, the 7-foot-7 former NBA player who died June 19 at age 47.

Jun 29

Yao Ming is returning to the Houston Rockets — a giant selling point for general manager Daryl Morey as he begins courting big-name free agents this week.

Jun 29

GM: Dallas Stars will not offer contract to Mike Modano.

Jun 29

Right-hander Craig Stammen has been recalled from Triple-A Syracuse to start for the Washington Nationals in Tuesday night’s game against the Atlanta Braves.

Jun 29

A week after playing the longest match in tennis history at Wimbledon, Nicolas Mahut has landed a wild-card spot in a grass court event in Newport, R.I.

Jun 29

Two months after surgery to repair ligament damage in his left thumb, Anthony Kim was cleared to practice Tuesday.

Jun 29

Heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko will face mandatory challenger Alexander Povetkin in September in Germany after K2 Promotions won a purse bid Tuesday at the IBF headquarters in East Orange, N.J.

Jun 29

NASCAR has suspended the gasman for AJ Allmendinger’s Sprint Cup team for violating the sport’s substance abuse policy.

Jun 29

Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia won’t need surgery; no DL decision on Victor Martinez.