Tournament

No. 1 Oklahoma wins Bedlam round four 10-2, claims Big 12 tournament title

No. 1 Oklahoma softball returned to the diamond at Hall of Fame Stadium in Oklahoma City on Saturday afternoon looking to complete the clean sweep of conference titles by winning the Big 12 tournament final against No. 9 Oklahoma State.

After a highly contested and emotional three-game set in Stillwater last weekend, the anticipation was high for this one and the atmosphere represented that to be a big crowd that had a significant Sooners lean.

Senior Shannon Saile (16-0) would get the start and do a good job working out of trouble through the first four innings, frequently leaving runners stranded on base in key moments. She would exit in the fifth after allowing a pair of solo home runs, with freshman pitcher Nicole May relieving her to record the final four outs of the game.

Oklahoma wouldn’t wait long to get the bats going as they struck for

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Steph Curry only shook his head when asked about potential Warriors vs. Lakers play-in tournament matchup

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On Friday night, the Los Angeles Lakers lost their second game in a row to drop down to seventh place in the Western Conference standings. On Saturday night, Steph Curry went off for 49 points to carry the Golden State Warriors past the Oklahoma City Thunder and maintain their hold on eighth place in the Western Conference standings.

Which means, that as things stand, the Lakers and Warriors are on a collision course to meet in the play-in tournament. The team that finishes seventh will play the team that finishes eighth in the first round of the play-in tournament, with the winner earning the No. 7 seed in the playoffs. 

Asked after his big outing whether the league would enjoy such a matchup later this month, Curry simply nodded his head in memeable fashion.

The answer, obviously, is yes. Though they haven’t had the best seasons, the Warriors

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Tournament restarts after weather delay

A weather warning was issued and play was suspended just before 4 p.m. Saturday at the Masters, sending golfers and patrons to shelter.

Heavy rain started falling shortly after 4 p.m. Saturday at Augusta National Golf Club in the first weather delay of the week.

The tournament was restarted around 5:15 p.m. with a finish projected between 7:30 and 8:45 p.m.

Justin Rose remained in front at 7-under par through seven holes of the third round.

Sunday’s forecast looks pretty good: There’s a 20% chance of rain through 1 p.m., according to the National Weather Service. Otherwise the forecast calls for mostly cloudy, then sunny, skies with a high near 81.

Masters scores, leaderboad

Leaders as of 4 pm weather delay Saturday. Or click here for the latest full Masters leaderboard.

Player

To par

Justin Rose

-7 (Thru 6)

Will Zalatoris

-6 (Thru 6)

Corey Connors

-5 (Thru 12)

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TV, streaming information Masters Tournament 2021

Just 140 days after Dustin Johnson slipped on the green jacket at Augusta National Golf Club in November, the Masters Tournament is back.

This will be the 85th edition of the famed event, though limited patrons will be allowed on-site.

But this is also a spectacular television event and ESPN and CBS will provide 18 hours of live coverage, which will also be simulcast on Masters.com and the official Masters app for all four tournament days, April 8-11.

For CBS, it’ll be the 66th consecutive year broadcasting the Masters. It’s the longest-running sporting event broadcast on one network. Jim Nantz is back for his 36th consecutive year covering the Masters and 34th as host.

Note: All times listed are ET.

Monday

TV

“On the Range”: Pregame at the Tournament Practice Facility, noon – 2 p.m., CBS Sports Network

STREAMING

“On the Range”: Pregame at the Tournament Practice Facility, noon –

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