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  1. Buzz That Was -- Los Angeles Clippers make loud statement with th...

    D'Arcy Maine

    Clippers players made a loud statement with their silent protest against the racist statements allegedly made by team owner Donald Sterling, and got support from the Trail Blazers and Rockets.

    Story | Conversation | April 28, 2014
  2. Thailand Open postponed due to government state of emergency

    The Thailand Open, slated for March 13-16, has been postponed after the government declared a 60-day state of emergency, according to the OneAsia Tour, which co-sanctions the event with the Japan Golf Tour Organization.

    Story | Conversation | January 23, 2014
  3. NASCAR - Leave politics at the gate, please - NRA 500

    David Newton

    Let's try to keep all this in perspective, NASCAR Nation. Saturday's NRA 500 at Texas Motor Speedway is just another Sprint Cup race -- one that you likely won't want to miss.

    Story | Conversation | April 10, 2013
  4. espnW -- Could Ginni Rometty finally force Augusta to change its ...

    Jane McManus

    Augusta National Golf Club could ignore the protests of women outside the gates and the quiet urging of sponsors to move into the modern era. But now, the most potent threat to its hierarchy has come from within.

    Story | Conversation | March 30, 2012
  5. Thomas Bjorn, Paul Casey, Joe Montana to play in Bahrain celebrit...

    Despite daily anti-government protests, Bahrain is set to host a celebrity golf tournament next month featuring European Tour veterans Thomas Bjorn and Paul Casey as well as NFL Hall of Fame quarterback Joe Montana.

    Story | Conversation | March 12, 2012
  6. Ted Forstmann, the billionaire owner of IMG, is facing a lawsuit ...

    Lester Munson

    How will you spend your first billion? Here's the view from our Courtside Seat: Don't try to spend it like Ted Forstmann did. Plus, the courts wrong a wronged cheerleader. Again.

    Story | Conversation | November 18, 2010
  7. Martha Burk said she never trusted Tiger Woods

    Sports Radio Interviews

    In 2003, activist Martha Burk led a protest on Augusta National to publicize its men-only membership policies. With Tiger Woods now making his comeback to golf, Burk is at it again badmouthing Augusta National and Tiger. Burk joined 790 The Zone in A...

    Blog | Conversation | April 07, 2010
  8. Irish Supreme Court allows gender discrimination at golf club

    A premier Dublin golf club can continue to bar women from membership, the Irish Supreme Court ruled in a discrimination case inspired by similar protests against men-only clubs in the United States.

    Story | Conversation | November 03, 2009
  9. Players complain they weren't consulted; Tour disagrees

    In what sounded like a parade of protests Wednesday at the BMW Championship, Tiger Woods and Ernie Els were among those who suggested that four straight weeks was too much golf and that most players had no input on the major decisions.

    Story | Conversation | September 06, 2007
  10. Two sentenced for tossing dye onto 18th green

    A man who threw purple dye on the 18th green at the British Open was sentenced Tuesday to eight weeks in jail.

    Story | Conversation | July 25, 2006
  11. Daily Quickie: Protest this

    Dan Shanoff on NBA Draft, Andrea Bargnani, Isiah Thomas, Renaldo Balkman, Tyrus Thomas, Tigers, Wimbledon, Pedro, A-Rod, Wimbledon and more!

  12. Too big for Little League

    Brian Murphy

    Time stops for Brian Murphy when the Little League World Series comes to the Weekend Water Cooler's house.

    Story | Conversation | August 22, 2005
  13. Rogge called rugby 'a joke'

    Captains of the world's top 16 rugby sevens teams sent a letter of protest to IOC president Jacques Rogge after a top Olympic official called the sport "a joke."

    Story | Conversation | June 13, 2005
  14. NCWO to examine PGA Tour discrimination

    Ron Sirak

    According to sources, the PGA Tour is being investigated for sexual discrimination.

    Story | Conversation | August 25, 2004
  15. Settlement ends case after city found in violation

    Augusta commissioners voted to pay $120,000 to the attorneys of Martha Burk, who claimed the city improperly restricted a protest against Augusta National's all-male membership.

    Story | Conversation | July 30, 2004
  16. Judges rule town illegally restricted small group

    The city of Augusta illegally restricted a small protest last year against all-male membership at the home of The Masters, a federal court ruled Thursday.

    Story | Conversation | April 15, 2004