Atlanta Braves fans will have a place to stay, next to the team’s new stadium in Cobb County. On Tuesday, the Braves announced that a 16-story, 260 room Omni Hotel will be part of the development around SunTrust Park.
A group headed by billionaire Antony Ressler has agreed to purchase the Atlanta Hawks.
The team announced the deal last night night during the first half of the Hawks' playoff game against the Brooklyn Nets.
Continuing a string of surprises in this NFL offseason, the Philadelphia Eagles will reportedly sign quarterback Tim Tebow to a one-year contract to play quarterback. Tebow, 27, hasn't played in the NFL since 2012.
Bloomberg reports that the billionaire co-founder of Ares Management LP -- Tony Ressler – has entered the bidding process for the Atlanta Hawks. Bloomberg cites three people familiar with the matter as sources.
Aaron Hernandez, whose rise to elite status in the NFL was ended by charges that he shot and killed a man, has been found guilty of first-degree murder. In 2013, Hernandez was accused of killing the boyfriend of his fiancee's sister.
Jordan Spieth, 21, has won the Masters with a record-tying score, 18 under par.
Spieth led from the first round of the tournament in Augusta, Ga. — a feat last achieved by Raymond Floyd in 1976.
On Sunday, reports the AP, no other contender truly threatened Spieth's dominance:
Derek Jensen's profile picture features Rae's Creek and the Ben Hogan Bridge, and a picture of the Masters logo. It'll stay that way for several hours.
No more tweets, nothing on Instagram or Facebook. (Media outlets do not seem to be beholden to this rule.)
Bubba Watson is still trying to comprehend that he's a two-time Masters champion.
Watson said Tuesday it hasn't really hit him that he won his first green jacket in 2012, much less captured his second last year.