|
|
|
Linn County Leader - Brookfield, MO
    • SPORTS

  • The latest local and national sports for Brookfield MO.
Updated at 5:59 PM

Rory McIlroy only saw birdies at Royal Liverpool, mostly on his scorecard, and even one pheasant that trotted across the eighth green as he was lining up a putt. That was but a minor interruption in his command performance Friday in the British Open.

Posted Jul 16, 2014 at 6:00 PM

Lance Stephenson is bringing his swag to Charlotte. The controversial shooting guard has agreed to a $27 million, three-year deal with the Hornets, according to a person familiar with the contract. The deal includes a team option for the third...

Posted Jul 15, 2014 at 6:00 PM

Dwyane Wade is staying with the Miami Heat, and his latest deal is designed to give both the player and the only franchise he's ever known some flexibility in the coming years.

Updated Jul 14, 2014 at 6:12 PM

The World Cup held potential disaster for Brazil — the country, not the team. Yet the country pulled off a magnificent tournament, albeit with a few bumps. It's the team that has left many Brazilians wondering what went horribly wrong.

Updated Jul 13, 2014 at 4:31 PM

With two quick touches, Mario Goetze ended Germany's 24-year wait for another World Cup title.

Posted Jul 11, 2014 at 6:00 PM

Suddenly Cleveland is hotter than the blast furnaces that still line the Cuyahoga River. First there was the arrival of Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback Johnny Manziel in May's NFL draft. On Tuesday, the national Republican Party all but handed...

Updated Jul 11, 2014 at 11:38 AM

LeBron James is going back to the Cleveland Cavaliers. James told Sports Illustrated Friday that he's decided to go home. It's a move that would have seemed unfathomable four years ago, after the venomous fallout that followed his decision to leave...

Updated Jul 11, 2014 at 9:30 AM

A total of 52 men, women, and children assembled for the annual two-mile Firecracker Run/Walk on the morning of July 4, all in an effort to raise money for the Marceline Tiger Booster Club. The first place winners were Emily Holt for the women, and...

Posted Jul 10, 2014 at 6:00 PM

Signing day has arrived in the NBA, though the biggest free agents aren't rushing to grab their pens. Carmelo Anthony, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh might be waiting on LeBron James — isn't everybody? — before making their decisions.

Updated Jul 9, 2014 at 8:36 PM

What a letdown. Maybe it was the rain, but this one never caught fire. It was about as entertaining as an afternoon at the DMV. No goals, no momentum, no excitement. Extra time and still no goals.

Updated Jul 9, 2014 at 6:50 PM

Goalkeeper Sergio Romero saved two penalties Wednesday to send Argentina into the World Cup final with a 4-2 shootout win over the Netherlands after the game finished in a 0-0 stalemate.

NEXT 10  »
«  PREV 10
    • Events Calendar