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By: David Boclair
Posted: Friday, August 14, 2015 - 06:59

Johan Kok did not pick up where he left off in his return to the PGA Championship.

The local golf pro pretty much went back to where he started.

By: David Boclair
Posted: Friday, August 14, 2015 - 06:37

Cindy Ha ran out of comebacks.

The Vanderbilt sophomore was eliminated from the U.S. Women’s Amateur championship when she fell 4 and 3 in the round of 16 Thursday at Portland (Ore.) Golf Club.

By: David Boclair
Posted: Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 15:08

Maybe defensive backs for the Tennessee Titans were not thrilled about the contract extension wide receiver T.Y. Hilton signed with the Indianapolis Colts on Thursday.

Chances are, though, that one of their teammates was ecstatic.

By: David Boclair
Posted: Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 14:31

Cody Riggs has done what every undrafted rookie free agent strives to do – catch the attention of his head coach.

The Titans are set to kick off the preseason Friday night in Atlanta (6 p.m., WKRN-Ch. 2) and Riggs is in line for some significant playing time based on his performance thus far in camp and injuries to others.

By: David Boclair
Posted: Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 13:47

The Nashville Predators decided to employ the ripple effect to sell single-game tickets for 2015-16 at Bridgestone Arena. Most of the games, that is.

As the sale progresses its reach will extend.

By: David Boclair
Posted: Thursday, August 13, 2015 - 13:34

Dansby Swanson portrayed it as just another baseball game.

It was not.

Not for him. Not for those who showed up in Hillsboro, Ore. to see the first overall pick in this year’s MLB draft.

By: David Boclair
Posted: Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 21:51

Rookie quarterback Marcus Mariota unquestionably is the number-one attraction at the Tennessee Titans training camp. With that in mind, the Nashville Post will offer a daily ‘Mariota Moment,’ a brief look at some aspect of the No. 2 overall pick’s preparation for the 2015 season.

Today: Prime time player

By: David Boclair
Posted: Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 21:48

A 15-year effort to memorialize Ed Temple will conclude Aug. 28 when a statue of the legendary Tennessee State University track and field coach is dedicated near the right field entrance to First Tennessee Park.

The 9-foot statue on a 13,000-ton granite base is the product of a fundraising effort that drew contributions from 114 people, including more than 20 of Temple’s Tigerbelles. Donations ranged from $15 to $10,000.

By: David Boclair
Posted: Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 21:45

Vanderbilt sophomore Cindy Ha rallied from 2-down with five holes remaining Wednesday and advanced to the round of 32 at the U.S. Women’s Amateur championship.

Ha, who hails from Demarest, New Jersey, won three straight holes beginning at No. 14 then halved the final two for a 1-up victory over Aneka Seumanutafa of Frederick, Maryland.

By: David Boclair
Posted: Wednesday, August 12, 2015 - 21:40

Phil Housley built his career around a six-ounce piece of vulcanized rubber.

The Minnesota Twins celebrated that career when they invited the Nashville Predators assistant coach to step to the rubber and throw out the first pitch prior their game against the Texas Rangers on Tuesday.