By a long shot: Canada’s Nedow puts it out there at Downtown Shot Put | KUsports.com
Reese Hoffa, all 5-foot-11, 325-pounds of him, mimicked a fashion model as he walked down the runway toward the circle during introductions before the sixth-annual Downtown Lawrence Olympic Shot Put competition Friday at the intersection of Eighth and New Hampshire streets.
Kansas baseball delayed by rain | KUsports.com
A pop-up shower forced postponement of Kansas University’s schedule baseball game at Samford on Friday.
KU women’s golf in 7th at Big 12 | KUsports.com
Kansas University’s Yupaporn Kawinpakorn and Pornvipa Sakdee shot even-par 72 and were tied for eighth place after the first day of the Big 12 Women’s Golf Championship on Friday at Dominion Country Club.
Baylor softball mauls Jayhawks | KUsports.com
Kansas University managed just three hits and had its seven-game winning streak halted with a 3-0 Big 12 softball loss to No. 21 Baylor on Friday at Getterman Stadium.
Kansas tennis mauls Sooners | KUsports.com
Kansas University picked up its fourth straight Big 12 tennis victory Friday, a 4-1 rout of Oklahoma at Jayhawk Tennis Center.
Underrated no more, Isaiah Thomas earns his Celtics green in Game 3 mauling - CBSSports.com
Thomas scored 42 points vs. the Hawks in Game 3 to lift the Celtics to a 111-103 victory, cutting Atlanta's lead to 2-1 in their best-of-7 series. The Celtics needed all 42, only really holding off Atlanta in the last three-plus minutes. Boston blew a 21-point lead as the Hawks' superior talent and execution took over, but with Atlanta shooting 9 of 36 from 3-point range, it just didn't have enough to overcome a strong night from the Boston offense which had been so bad in the first two games.
Spurs leave Grizzlies no life in Game 3 mauling by Kawhi Leonard's dominance - CBSSports.com
The San Antonio Spurs are not in the same struggle that the Golden State Warriors are in. The Spurs showed everyone the value of having your best player available in those tough road playoff games Friday night. After the Warriors dropped Game 3 to Houston with Steph Curry on the bench, the Spurs managed to get by a tough and once again valiant effort from the short-handed Grizzlies.
NHL Playoffs Takeaways: Kings are mauled; Flyers steal win to stay in it - CBSSports.com
There were four games on the NHL's playoff schedule on Friday night, and together they delivered one crazy night of hockey that featured a little bit of everything.
WATCH: Celtics' Marcus Smart really mauls this flop against the Hawks - CBSSports.com
Are they still fining for flops? This was a big deal a couple years ago, but now it doesn't seem like we care about the news when a player gets fined for a flop in a game. So if you're not going to get the negative attention and you have a chance to foul out a player who is starting to torch your team, why wouldn't you try to sell some contact?
Other Sports News
Grizzlies Mascot Back To Putting Opponents Through Tables
Grizzlies mascot Grizz had a pro wrestling routine last season, and he’s back at it this year as he tormented a poor ersatz Spurs mascot during a timeout in tonight’s game three. It didn’t help Memphis much, but it’s fun to watch:
Man Holding Infant Catches Home Run Ball
This proud papa is a Pirates fan, but he wasn’t too proud to celebrate the feat of hauling in Welington Castillo’s fourth-inning homer in Arizona tonight. Multitasking? Call me when he does it while holding a baby in one hand and a beer in the other.
White Sox Execute 9-3-2-6-2-5 Triple Play
Triple plays are generally credited to the defense, but as we’ve seen more often than not they’re created by piss-poor base running. So here’s an example of the Texas Rangers shitting up the basepaths as they manage to get themselves into a 9-3-2-6-2-5 triple play at the hands of the White Sox tonight.