Clippers’ franchise-long conference-finals drought reaches 50 years

Clippers’ franchise-long conference-finals drought reaches 50 years

Sports Illustrated declared the Buffalo Braves “better than ever” entering the 1974-75 season. But Braves coach Jack Ramsay preached caution. “I’m reluctant to vault us into the higher echelons,” Ramsay said. “We have to prove we can beat tough teams. It’s an uphill battle.” Ramsay’s warning proved prophetic. Buffalo failed to reach even the conference … Read more

Chinese golfer, 17, dreams big after ‘astonishing’ start

Chinese golfer, 17, dreams big after 'astonishing' start

Yin Ruoning. Remember the name because the 17-year-old Chinese golfer has won three tournaments in a row since turning professional and she wants to become world number one. The Asian Golf Industry Federation called it “one of the most astonishingly successful starts to a professional golfing career”.  Yin completed her hat-trick of triumphs, which have … Read more