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Harry King: Talking points for this season

Jul 26, 2016 7:48am

Helping to bridge the gap until fall practice in Fayetteville and around the SEC provides fresh fodder, some talking points:

• The SEC is not the only Power Five conference where the...

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Harry King: Johnson good, but no James just yet

Jun 21, 2016 8:05am

Citing vastly different contests completed hours apart, long-held perceptions don’t change overnight.

Through no fault of his own, golfer Dustin Johnson is still a question mark in major...

Harry King: Expect high scores, low morale at Oakmont

Jun 14, 2016 10:06am

For weekend duffers who pursue a fascinating and frustrating game, there is welcome news from the Pittsburgh area.

Conditions at Oakmont for this week’s U.S. Open are precisely the same as...

Harry King: Liking Arkansas’ chances at Eugene

Jun 07, 2016 7:56am

Gotta love Razorback coach Lance Harter’s hole card for the upcoming NCAA Outdoor championship.

Track & Field News’ handicapper/analyst Jack Pfeifer predicts Arkansas’ women will lead...

Harry King: Looking forward to football season

May 30, 2016 2:45pm

Unable to separate the substantial number of attractive games on Labor Day weekend, a previous attempt to identify the SEC game of the week fizzled.

To facilitate this exercise, a free pass...

Harry King: Espinoza gets big compliment

May 24, 2016 10:42am

Riding in California, jockey Victor Espinoza was paid an overdue compliment in Maryland.

Without saying a word, Nyquist jockey Mario Gutierrez reminded that the 43-year-old Espinoza’s...

Harry King: Golf-crazed Aussies will take win over sleep

May 17, 2016 7:21am

Planted in front of their televisions since 5 a.m. for a 4 1/2-hour telecast from Augusta, Ga., thousands of Aussies were late for work and school on the third Monday in April 2013.


Harry King: Nyquist leaves doubters, field in dust

May 10, 2016 7:55am

Nov. 2, 1991: In the pressbox in Fayetteville, pessimism about repercussions from a knee injury to redshirt freshman quarterback Jason Allen; in Louisville, optimism that a 2-year-old thoroughbred...

Harry King: Hogs NFL draft better than season

May 03, 2016 11:57am

Based solely on the NFL draft, maybe Arkansas overachieved by finishing above .500 in the SEC in 2015. Consider the evidence:

—Until Alex Collins was selected in the fifth round, tight end...

Harry King: More than NFL Draft picks Thursday night

Apr 26, 2016 8:39am

Anxious for answers, millions will be glued to their TVs or mobile devices Thursday night.

Doubted by more than 80 percent of those polled, a plot twist last week only amped the anticipation...

Harry King: Spieth’s stumble started well before Sunday

Apr 19, 2016 7:20am

Delayed by spring football and the Arkansas Derby, the retrospective on The Masters is that the emphasis on Jordan Spieth’s quadruple bogey seven in the final round is too narrow.

Before and...