An arrest warrant has been issued for Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. as a video seems to show him slapping a police officer’s backside during a celebration following Monday’s college football national title game in New Orleans. The warrant for simple battery, a misdemeanor, follows a complaint filed...
The NFL’s key strategy for hiring more minority coaches isn’t working ― not a great sign for the many companies that have adopted the league’s method in an effort to hire more women and minority employees. Heading into the conference championships this weekend, there were just three Black head coaches...
The WNBA and its union announced a tentative labor contract on Tuesday that would dramatically increase player salaries, provide paid maternity leave and improve travel accommodations, among other benefits.  The eight-year deal, which still needs to be ratified by the league’s board of governors, has been hailed as a...
Before the current NFL season began, Tennessee Titans head coach Mike Vrabel vowed that he’d be willing to cut off his penis in exchange for a  Super Bowl win. Of course, now that the team is appearing in this weekend’s AFC Championship game ― in which a win propels the...
Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow and manager AJ Hinch have each been suspended without pay for the 2020 season, the team will have to forfeit its first and second-round draft picks in the 2020 and 2021 seasons, and the Astros have been fined $5 million.This is a breaking...
TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo Olympic athletes beware — particularly larger ones. The bed frames in the Athletes Village at this year’s Olympics will be made of cardboard. Sturdy cardboard. “Those beds can stand up to 200 kilograms,” explained Takashi Kitajima, the general manager of the Athletes Village, speaking through an...
The Boston Red Sox are reportedly under investigation for cheating during the team’s 2018 World Series championship season.  The Athletic website cited multiple unnamed sources who were with the team and detailed a system of using video to pick up and decode an opposing catcher’s signs to the pitcher during...
Co-author and sponsor of Title IX: "The concern I had was you had 53 percent of American people happen to be women, you can't ignore their brain power. If you give a person an education, whether it's a boy or girl, young woman or young man, they will have...
The most jarring thing about the Tennessee Titans’ approach on Saturday night is that they didn’t fear the New England Patriots. The Titans grabbed a game plan from 1958 and went to work. They just handed Derrick Henry the ball over and over. There were no tricks. Heck, there...
U.S. Soccer has canceled a men’s national team training camp in Qatar two days before it was set to begin “due to the developing situation in the region” – also known as safety concerns following the killing Iranian general Qassem Soleimani. U.S. Soccer Federation officials came to the decision Friday evening, less...