Wakeup Call: Right back where they started from

Wakeup Call: Right back where they started from
August 9, 2013, 8:45 am
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Here's your wakeup call -- a combination of newsworthy and/or interesting tidbits -- for Friday, August 9:

AUTO RACING

BASEBALL

COLLEGE BASKETBALL

COLLEGE FOOTBALL

GOLF

  • What a difference two strokes makes. Tiger Woods calls his 71 in the first round of the PGA Championship a lost opportunity . . . (AP)

  • . . . but Rory McIlroy's feeling pretty good after his opening-round 69. (AP)

  • The serenity Phil Mickelson got from winning the British Open disappeared after the first four brutal holes of the PGA. (Yahoo! Sports)

HOCKEY

  • Most people are a little wary going outdoors in the Bronx, but the NHL can't wait. (AP)

  • Gary Bettman insists the league isn't taking over Devils, which could mean a sale is imminent. (NBC's Pro Hockey Talk)

PRO BASKETBALL

PRO FOOTBALL

TENNIS