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Liverpool stumbles, Tottenham impresses in EPL openers

Liverpool has made a stuttering start to the English Premier League

Liverpool has made a stuttering start to the English Premier League. Tottenham showed it might be ready to take another step forward under Antonio Conte. Liverpool had to come from behind twice to salvage a 2-2 draw at promoted Fulham after a performance that Jurgen Klopp conceded was well short of the team’s standards. Tottenham also conceded an early goal but came roaring back to earn a 4-1 victory at home against Southampton after a dominant display that hinted that Spurs are well gelled after a full offseason under Conte. Newcastle, Leeds and Bournemouth also earned wins in the first round. Read more

Joohyung Kim began the Wyndham Championship with a quadruple bogey. Now the 20-year-old South Korean who goes by “Tom” is among the leaders. Kim has made 14 birdies at Sedgefield Country Club since that 8 on his first hole. His 64 put him at 9-under 131 along with Ryan Moore and Brandon Wu. It's been a whirlwind month for Kim. He finished third at the Scottish Open. That sent him on his way to being assured of a PGA Tour card for next season. Moore has a lingering back problem and needs a solo second to regain a full card. Read more

Anyone notice the conflicting signage around town? “No Pascalis” and “Do it right” on the same sign ? I think it should say “Do it right, but Do it.” Quiet, polite citizens are beginning to speak. Just because someone doesn’t disagree with you does not mean they agree with you. Read more