Trent Williams: Jimmy Garoppolo one of reasons I chose 49ers

Newly signed 49ers left tackle Trent Williams said quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo was one of the most enticing parts of coming to play for the San Francisco 49ers. After longtime 49ers tackle Joe Stal…

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.

Only half of NFL team owners have spoken up. Why are so many staying silent?

Roger Goodell can’t truly use the power of the NFL without the backing of those who pay his salary — team owners.

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…

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.

F1 champion Hamilton 'overcome with rage' at racial injustice

Six times Formula One motor racing world champion Lewis Hamilton said on Tuesday he felt "completely overcome with rage" as he urged people to speak out against racism and stand up for justice.

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 …