Sports

  • Jason Collins
    Sports   /   Posted 11/19/2014

    Gay NBA Player Jason Collins Announces Retirement

    Jason Collins, the first openly gay athlete in North America's major team sports leagues, announced Wednesday (Nov. 19) that he has retired. The 35-year-old NBA player made the announcement in a first-person story for...
  • Marshawn Lynch
    Sports   /   Posted 11/19/2014

    Seahawks’ Marshawn Lynch Fined $100K Over Media Policy

    Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has been fined $50,000 for violating the NFL's media policy, which requires him to speak to reporters. According to ESPN.com, the league will collect this recent $50,000 fine,...
  • Dwight Howard
    Sports   /   Posted 11/18/2014

    Dwight Howard Investigated Over Child Abuse Allegations

    Authorities are investigating allegations that Houston Rockets star Dwight Howard abused his 7-year-old child. According to USA Today, Cobb County police had been asked to investigate the allegations by the Florida agency Howard Phillips...
  • Adrian Peterson
    Sports   /   Posted 11/18/2014

    NFL Suspends Adrian Peterson For Remainder Of Season

    Adrian Peterson has been suspended, without pay, for the remainder of the current NFL season, reports ESPN. The NFL announced the ruling on Tuesday (Nov. 18), revealing that the 29-year-old running back won't be...
  • Robert Swift
    Sports   /   Posted 11/14/2014

    Former NBA Player Robert Swift Busted On Gun Charge

    Former NBA big man Robert Swift has been hit with a gun charge, a month after police seized drugs, guns and a grenade launcher from a Seattle home where he was living. Federal authorities raided...
  • Kevin Garnett
    Sports   /   Posted 11/14/2014

    Kevin Garnett Wants To Own Minnesota Timberwolves

    With his playing days almost numbers, Kevin Garnett has big ambitions for his post-NBA play career. He wants to become an owner. The NBA star tells Yahoo! Sports that he would like to become...
  • Derrick Rose
    Sports   /   Posted 11/14/2014

    Bulls’ Derrick Rose Injures Hamstring, But Says It’s “Minor”

    Chicago Bulls point guard Derrick Rose injured his left hamstring during Thursday night's (Nov. 13) win over the Toronto Raptors. The NBA star is still set to be re-evaluated on Friday (Nov. 14) to...
  • Blake Griffin
    Sports   /   Posted 11/13/2014

    Clippers’ Blake Griffin Charged With Battery

    Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin has been charged with one count of misdemeanor battery for an incident in a Las Vegas nightclub last month. A filing in the Clark County District Attorney's office...
  • Manny Pacquiao
    Sports   /   Posted 11/13/2014

    Manny Pacquiao On Mayweather: “I Want That Fight”

    As he gears up for his upcoming bout against Chris Algieri later this month, Manny Pacquiao tells reporters who he wants next should he win: Floyd Mayweather. "I do have one specific goal, and...
  • Victor Martinez
    Sports   /   Posted 11/12/2014

    Tigers, Victor Martinez Agree On $70M Deal

    The Detroit Tigers and Victor Martinez have agreed to a four-year deal, worth around $70 million, sources tell ESPN.com. The 35-year-old vet is coming off an MVP-caliber 2014 season in 2014, hitting .335 with...
  • Dirk Nowitzki
    Sports   /   Posted 11/12/2014

    Mavs’ Dirk Nowitzki Passes Olajuwon On Scoring List

    Dallas Mavericks star Dirk Nowitzki made NBA history on Tuesday (Nov. 11), when he passed Hakeem Olajuwon on the all-time scoring list. The 36-year-old moved to #9 on the career-scoring list and also became...
  • Kobe Bryant
    Sports   /   Posted 11/12/2014

    Kobe Bryant Sets NBA Record For Misses

    Kobe Bryant made history Tuesday night (Nov. 11), when he set the NBA record for missed field goals. The NBA superstar hit the mark in the fourth quarter of a 107-102 loss to the...