August
11
2017

Former assistant Trump-club pro in PGA Championship hunt

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A week ago, Jim Herman was playing golf with President Donald Trump at Trump National Golf Club at Bedminster, where Herman used to be an assistant pro. On Thursday at Quail Hollow, Herman found himself leading the opening round of the PGA Championship at 4-under with two holes to play before bogeying…

August
11
2017

Former assistant Trump-club pro in PGA Championship hunt

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A week ago, Jim Herman was playing golf with President Donald Trump at Trump National Golf Club at Bedminster, where Herman used to be an assistant pro. On Thursday at Quail Hollow, Herman found himself leading the opening round of the PGA Championship at 4-under with two holes to play before bogeying…

August
11
2017

Former assistant Trump-club pro in PGA Championship hunt

CHARLOTTE, N.C. — A week ago, Jim Herman was playing golf with President Donald Trump at Trump National Golf Club at Bedminster, where Herman used to be an assistant pro. On Thursday at Quail Hollow, Herman found himself leading the opening round of the PGA Championship at 4-under with two holes to play before bogeying…

August
11
2017

Todd Bowles clearly trying to take the heat off Hackenberg

Don’t expect much from Christian Hackenberg in Saturday’s preseason opener. Coach Todd Bowles certainly isn’t. For the first time since last year’s preseason, Hackenberg will see live action against the Titans, but the Jets doesn’t plan on witnessing a performance to remember from the second-year quarterback. “I’m not expecting him to go out there and…

August
11
2017

Todd Bowles clearly trying to take the heat off Hackenberg

Don’t expect much from Christian Hackenberg in Saturday’s preseason opener. Coach Todd Bowles certainly isn’t. For the first time since last year’s preseason, Hackenberg will see live action against the Titans, but the Jets doesn’t plan on witnessing a performance to remember from the second-year quarterback. “I’m not expecting him to go out there and…

August
11
2017

Lucas Duda farewell letter full of love for Mets fans and dumplings

When it comes to the time Lucas Duda spent with the Mets, it seems baseball and good dumplings were about even in appreciation. The former Mets first baseman, who was traded to the Rays on July 27, voiced his love for New York City in a piece for The Players’ Tribune on Thursday, saying how…

August
11
2017

Why the Jay Bruce deal just ruined your fantasy season

Just when you thought it was safe to finalize your fantasy baseball roster and make that push toward a championship, those wacky MLB general managers are at it again. While the non-waiver trade deadline passed back on July 31, teams still have until Aug. 31 to continue making deals provided the players involved have cleared…

August
11
2017

Yankees vs. Red Sox: Breaking down how the rivals match up

The Yankees and Red Sox will meet for another critical series this weekend in The Bronx, with Boston streaking and having won eight straight games to wrest control of the AL East. Here’s a look at how the two rivals match up: At the plate Getting on base: Before a pair of recent outbursts against…

August
11
2017

Fatal fire rips through Brooklyn apartment

One person was killed — and four others injured — when a fire tore through an apartment in Brooklyn on Thursday evening, officials said. The fire started on the second floor of the six-story brick building at 451 Kingston Avenue in Flatbush at around 10:06 p.m., according to fire officials. One person was declared dead…

August
11
2017

Nick Faldo on 2 stars’ caddie switches and Norman’s jab

CBS analyst and six-time major champion Nick Faldo talks caddie changes, Greg Norman Twitter spats and the new “monster” at Quail Hollow with The Post’s Justin Terranova. Q: Will the caddie change benefit Rory McIlroy? A: He’ll be taking more responsibility, and I think that’ll be a good thing. And he’ll have his best mate…