Giants owners take part in virtual team meeting on racial injustice

Football talk took a back seat this week, as new head coach Joe Judge on Friday used his virtual team meeting with the Giants to discuss the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis and the ensuing p…

World boxing champion Joshua attends march, says racism is a pandemic

Heavyweight boxing world champion Anthony Joshua described racism as a "pandemic" while addressing protesters at a Black Lives Matter march in London on Saturday.

Utah defensive coordinator Morgan Scalley suspended over 2013 text that included 'racist language'

Utah Utes defensive coordinator Morgan Scalley was suspended Friday after the university was made aware of a text message he sent in 2013 that included a racial slur.

Construction worker dies after falling more than 100 feet from Chargers, Rams new stadium: report

An ironworker died Friday morning after falling more than 100 feet while working on the construction of a new stadium for the Los Angeles Rams and Chargers, according to a report.

The best New York athletes to wear every number

How do things change in 15 years? Well, back in 2005 I put together a list, 00 to 99, of which New York athletes own those uniform numbers. There hasn’t been a lot of team success in those years, b…

Oakland A's owner John Fisher to pay club's minor leaguers after all

Oakland Athletics owner John Fisher has decided to pay his team's minor league players after all, saying he made a mistake.

Spurs' Popovich 'embarrassed as a white person' after Floyd's death

San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich on Saturday issued an emotional statement about the death of George Floyd, saying the "country is in trouble" and that he is "embarrassed as a white person" to know that a black man can be still be "lynched".

Wehrlein takes back virtual Formula E lead with one race to go

Germany's Pascal Wehrlein took his third Formula E 'Race at Home' esports victory on Saturday to lead the standings with one race remaining.

Derek Jeter had an escape plan if Yankees lost World Series to Mets

A Mets win in the 2000 World Series could have been Derek Jeter’s ticket out of New York City. The Yankees ended up winning the Subway Series in five games, with Jeter winning the MVP after b…

Adrian Peterson says NFL players are 'all ready to take a knee together' during national anthem

Adrian Peterson said players are ready to kneel again.

'No improvement' in condition of Khabib Nurmagomedov's hospitalized father Abdulmanap, says family f

Abdulmanap Nurmagomedov, the father of UFC lightweight champion Khabib, remains in a serious condition in hospital after suffering heart complications brought on by a Covid-19 infection, a family friend has said in an update.

Impossible to play under U.S. Open's COVID-19 protocols, says Djokovic

World number one Novak Djokovic has said participating in the U.S. Open would be an impossible task due to the "extreme" COVID-19 protocols in place for the tournament at Flushing Meadows.

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