NBA-League targets mid-October finish to virus-hit campaign

The National Basketball Association has targeted Oct. 12 as the last possible date to complete the 2019-20 season, which has been on hold since mid-March because of the COVID-19 pandemic, ESPN reported on Tuesday.

Report: Veteran ESPN NFL reporter Josina Anderson is out at network

Josina Anderson is reportedly out at ESPN after nine years with the network.

AOC, others mock Washington Redskins over #blackoutTuesday tweet: 'Change your name'

The Washington Redskins have come under criticism on social media after it attempted to show solidarity with the #blackoutTuesday movement following the death of George Floyd.

Clemson's Justyn Ross to miss upcoming season after shoulder injury reveals spinal condition, coach

Clemson receiver Justyn Ross will miss the upcoming college football season after it was discovered that he has been suffering from a spinal condition since birth.  

Raiders' rookie Henry Ruggs III 'OK' after trailer 'pinned him against' something while moving, fath

Las Vegas Raiders rookie Henry Ruggs III reportedly cut his leg open Monday afternoon while moving, his father says. 

NBA announcer Grant Napear fired over ‘All Lives Matter’ comment

Grant Napear was fired by his radio station and resigned as the Sacramento Kings play-by-play Tuesday announcer after his tweet that said “All Lives Matter” was met with backlash amid t…

James Dolan tries to ‘clarify’ Knicks’ silence on George Floyd

Knicks owner James Dolan sent a second email to staffers Tuesday to “clarify’’ his stance on why the club didn’t issue a statement regarding the police-related death of George Floyd, according to a…

Cincinnati 'exploring multiple scenarios' for summer tournament

Cincinnati Masters organisers are exploring options for hosting the tournament as the New York Times reported that it could be moved to Flushing Meadows this year as part of a double-header with the U.S. Open.

LeBron James, Stephen Jackson share powerful conversation following death of Jackson's friend George

Los Angeles Lakers superstar LeBron James and former NBA player Stephen Jackson, a good friend of George Floyd, shared a powerful conversation on Monday after Jackson gave a passionate speech about his late friend.

UFC 250: MMA's female GOAT Amanda Nunes returns to defend her featherweight title (VIDEO)

Amanda "The Lioness" Nunes has demolished every champion to ever cross her path on her way to the top of the UFC. Can emerging Canadian contender Felicia Spencer put a stop to that incredible run at UFC 250?

Pete Alonso calls out troll over ‘All Lives Matter’ comment

Pete Alonso continues to speak out amid the police brutality and social inequality protests across the country that were sparked by the killing of George Floyd, a black man in Minneapolis. After po…

MMA fighter Bruno Canetti shot in chest during botched robbery

Argentinian MMA fighter Bruno Canetti was left hospitalized with a gunshot wound to his chest after two armed thugs allegedly tried to steal his motorbike. The 29-year-old bore a bloodied wound in …