A lot going on these weekends with the end of Golf and womens soccer, upcoming end in NASCAR, starting up NHL and NBA and the ever present football.
- Justin Rose adds to his impressive list of accomplishments: 22 career wins, a US Open major victory, a gold medal at the Rio De Janeiro Olympics and now the 2018 FedEx Cup.
- Tiger Woods wins his first PGA event since August 2013.
NFL (Week 3)
- Matt Ryan threw for 5 TDs, Patrick Mahomes has the record for most TDs through first 3 weeks in an NFL season, Andy Dalton threw four interceptions and no QB threw for over 400 yards this week after we had three QBs do it in Week 1 and 2.
- Christian McCaffrey had a career high 184 rushing yards, Ezekiel Elliott, Adrian Peterson, Todd Gurley, Chris Carson and Kerryon Johnson all had over 100 yards.
- Your top 3 wide receivers: Jordy Nelson, Calvin Ridley and Tyler Boyd all over 130 yards with at least 1 TD.
- The Bills pulled an upset over Minnesota, the Lions upset the Patriots (who are now 1-2), Jimmy Garoppolo is likely out for the season, the Dolphins are 3-0, there were no touchdowns thrown in the Titans vs. Jaguars game, and the Giants upset the Texans who are now 0-3.
MLB (96% of the way into the season)
- The Rockies and Dodgers are battling out for the last remaining playoff spot, Cleveland Indians are the first team with four 200k pitchers,
- Christian Yelich with 10 runs, 10 RBIs and 4 SB Slugging .814 over the last fourteen days. Justin Verlander still dominating with 2 wins, 1.35 ERA and 16 K/BB across the last 20 IP.
- Didi Gregorius likely out for the year, Kris Bryant with shoulder pain, Beltre has a potential farewell in Texas.
NASCAR (South Point 400)
- Kyle Busch wins at Richmond after starting in the 2nd to last spot.
- Kevin Harvick, Martin Truex Jr., Chase Elliott and Aric Almora rounded out the top five.
EPL (Week 6)
- Clean sheets by West Ham United, Chelsea, Aresenal, Burnley, Crystal Palace, Newcastle United, Liverpool and Manchester City
- Manchester United tied Wolverhampton Wolves, Manchester City wins 5-0, Burnley beat Bournemouth 4-0. Liverpool faces Chelsea this upcoming week.
NWSL – (We have a Champion)
- North Carolina Courage beat the Portland Thorns 3-0 to take the Championship
MLS (88% of the way into the season)
- Wins by Atlanta, Columbus, LAFC, ties from New York Red Bulls and New York FC, a loss from Kansas City.
- Anthony Joshua wins in 7th round over Alexander Povetkin. He keeps his WBA, IBF and WBO heavyweight titles with the win.
- Max Domi punched first overall pick Aaron Ekblad and was suspended the remainder of the preseason.
- Islanders, Bruins, Blues and Golden Knights leading their respective divisions in preseason.
- Along with notable names, Jonathan Marchessault and John Tavares, Sammy Bials (Blues), Dillon Dube (Flames) and Ty Rattle (Oilers) co-lead preseason with four goals each.
UFC (Fight Night in Sao Paulo Brazil)
- Thiago Santos beats Eryk Anders through TKO in the third round.
- Alex Oliveira beat Carlo Pedersoli in first round TKO.
- National Women’s Hockey League to host exhibition game with Minnesota-Duluth.
- Women’s Volleyball: OSU upset #4 Penn State and #5 UNC upset by Clemson in Womens soccer,
- College Football: #23 Boston College upset by Purdue; TCU upset by Texas; Stanford Rallies to beat Oregon in Overtime.