Stephen Jackson rallies for justice for 'brother' Floyd

NBA champion Stephen Jackson on Friday said he would not allow the police to assail the character of George Floyd, a friend he called his "twin" who was killed this week by a police officer in Minneapolis, sparking widespread outrage and days of protest.

'Mike Tyson's on my mind!' Boxer defeated by Tyson in original comeback 'wants $1.1 million rematch'

Former knockout artist Peter McNeeley has reportedly challenged the returning Mike Tyson to a $1.1 million rematch, issuing a slurred echo of his bizarre threat to "wrap you in a cocoon of horror" before their infamous 1995 scrap.

Kerron Johnson is stranded half a world away as ‘worst fear realized’

Kerron Johnson is trapped half a world away, fearful he will miss the birth of his first born. The former Belmont basketball star — and brother of Lions running back Kerryon Johnson — who plays pro…

Chris Carpenter wishes he could have helped Roy Halladay

With ESPN’s latest documentary series “Imperfect: The Roy Halladay Story” set to air Friday, one of Halladay’s longtime teammates and friends, Chris Carpenter, revealed just how complicated his fri…

49ers DE Ford reportedly has 'extensive' knee surgery

Dee Ford had what he termed "pretty extensive" arthroscopic knee surgery in the offseason, leaving the San Francisco 49ers' pass rusher as a question mark in his second season with the team.

Net profits: Swiss ace Federer surges past Ronaldo & Messi to top highest-paid athletes list with $1

Swiss tennis legend Roger Federer has topped the annual Forbes list of the world’s highest-paid athletes for the first time in his illustrious career, leaving behind football icons Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi.

U.S. college towns on edge as coronavirus threatens football season

In 2019, Dante Lucchesi and his Champs Sports Grill in State College, Pennsylvania, were on a roll.

Broncos' Melvin Gordon jokes playing for Chargers is like playing in fan-less stadiums: 'I’m not mis

The NFL seems confident that stadiums will have fans at the start of the season but Denver Broncos running back Melvin Gordan says it’s nothing he hasn’t already experienced while playing for the Los Angeles Chargers. 

'I can't believe my eyes!' Dominic Cummings 'breaks lockdown' to attend rugby match in AUSTRALIA as

From Durham to Barnard Castle to Australia, it seems there is no stop too far for Boris Johnson aide Dominic Cummings' alleged lockdown-breaking travels as fans entered his image to be part of the crowd at a Sydney rugby match.

Conor McGregor shouldn't be chasing self-indulgent sideshows like an Anderson Silva 'GOAT' fight -

Conor McGregor should drop any pretensions of a "GOAT" fight against Anderson Silva and instead stay fixated on his biggest challenge - finding an opponent to pave the way for a shot at revenge against Khabib Nurmagomedov.

London Mayor Sadiq Khan has Premier League restart worry as clubs oppose neutral venues

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has expressed his concerns about the Premier League's plans to return to action in three weeks' time.

Punching through turmoil: Pro boxer helps medical staff cope

Hassan N’Dam, former middleweight boxing champion of the world, wanted to repay the French hospital that cared for his father-in-law through his bout with COVID-19.