The years have not been kind to Lenny Dykstra. Now 57 years old, he’s an example of what can go wrong for star athletes.
Phillies icon Lenny Dykstra was accused of stealing over $50,000 worth of jewelry from a porn star who was once involved with Charlie Sheen.
Now, in the playoffs, the LA Lakers’ Black Mamba jerseys honoring Kobe Bryant also feature a heart surrounding the No. 2.
Tyler Herro didn’t have much hype going into the NBA season. Now, he’s one of the breakout stars in the NBA bubble and playoffs.
Bernie Williams made his MLB debut in 1991 with the Yankees mid-season. He may not be remembered most, but Yankee fans knew him well.
Yasiel Puig made his MLB debut in 2013. But he later admitted that once he signed with the Dodgers, he didn’t work very hard on his craft.
Whether Mark Melancon extends his Braves career or not, he can relax in his $10 million villa on Mexico’s Pacific coast when he retires.
Jason Kidd’s history as an NBA point guard is fantastic, but his coaching history has been less than stellar. The Knicks didn’t miss out.
The Toronto Blue Jays slipped a bit with some fans in August while taking offense to a message some players wore on their T-shirts.
No longer needing a New York home, Derek Jeter listed his castle for well over $14 million. It hasn’t sold yet, but Jeter isn’t concerned.
Despite his pre-season illness and the Rockies’ mediocre record, Charlie Blackmon is having a stellar year at the plate.
MLB players fear that rain delays cause a large number of players and staff to spend long periods together in locker rooms.
Bill Murray recently revealed his feelings on filming Space Jam with Michael Jordan and Larry Bird. Clearly, it was a fun project.
Daryl Morey has helped the Houston Rockets make quite the slash the last few seasons. However, the team has yet to win the big one.
James Johnson is no ordinary NBA player, coming from a family of fighters means Johnson is trained in both basketball and MMA.
Joe Frazier was legendary inside the boxing ring for his amazing power. Outside of the ring, Frazier was legendary for his kindness.
After retiring as an NFL coach, John Madden became a broadcaster. For three decades his name was synonymous with pro football.
Despite his well-known gambling problems, Charles Barkley has amassed quite the fortune. So how much is the NBA star worth exactly?
Nike first took a chance on an 18-year-old LeBron James. The company has made a special edition LeBron sneaker every year from 2003 to 2019.
Buddy Hield got a $94 million contract extension from the Kings before the 2019-20 season, but is he really worthy of that kind of money?
Fans wonder why NBA coaches wear formal suits and ties. MLB coaches wear uniforms and NFL coaches don casualwear. What’s up with the NBA?
Michael Jordan was extremely competitive but he always played by the rules. So when he broke this NBA rule people were confused at first.
Baseball and softball are popular sports in the U.S., but lack of interested worldwide got them cut from the Olympics, will they be back for 2020?
Serena Williams has been on top of the tennis world for decades. Just how long has Serena Williams been playing the sport?
Not every pro football player is a towering behemoth. The shortest NFL players ever were also some of the most electrifying to play the game.
It is extremely doubtful that the Boston Red Sox can even secure a place in the playoffs this season. Is it possible? Well, yes.
Boston Celtics legend Larry Bird was honored with a massive mural in Indianapolis, but he wasn’t so pleased when the artist gave him tattoos.
Some MLB players are getting old; others have experienced too many injuries. Regardless, these MLB players need to retire ASAP.
The Packers have a new coach and a new offensive system in place this year. So Aaron Rodgers expects this young receiver to step up this season.
The Chicago White Sox are far from Hollywood, but they forever will be linked to ‘Parks and Rec’ and ‘The Office’ thanks to a 2019 game.
Nick Kyrgios is as well-known for his temper as he is for his tennis abilities. Despite his latest outburst, Kyrgios is back for the U.S. Open.
With about six weeks left in the season, the NL MVP race is likely down to just 2 players. Which one has the best claim to the award?
Alex Rodriguez and Derek Jeter have had an up and down relationship over the years. How did the two get along when they played together?
Ryan Fitzpatrick is the definition of a journeyman NFL quarterback. Not many people can name every team the Harvard grad has played for.
Soccer clubs are always looking for the next breakout star. Manchester United just put it’s faith in this 16-year old French phenom.
As the NFL nears its centennial year, we look at the five oldest stadiums still in use by the league. Have you visited these oldies?
They aren’t as old as Leroy “Satchel” Paige, who played professionally until age 59. Or Charley O’Leary, the shortstop who came out of retirement at the 58 to pinch-hit. But the modern player has a shorter shelf-life than those of yesteryear for many reasons. Today, while many of those over 35 no longer cut it in …
Relationships between players and coaches can be cantankerous yet special. Here are a few of the best coach-athlete duos in sports history.
Drawing a walk isn’t an exciting play, but it’s still a key part of the game, and these active MLB players are some of the best at it.
Many athletes excell in college football but simply can’t make it in the NFL. These are the worst quarterbacks in NFL history.
Baseball stadiums come in all shapes and sizes. Which parks can fit the most fans and which parks could use a few updates?
More than the NFL, the NBA is known for its tall players. However, there have been a few giants to call the NFL home.
Longevity in any sport is hard to come by and something to be respected. Here are six players who stood the test of time in MLB.
Baseball is a young man’s game unless you’re officiating from behind the plate, as the oldest umpires working MLB games can attest to.
Coco Gauff burst onto the scene this year at Wimbledon. There are a new crop of young tennis players ready to be stars.
Rafael Nadal has the experience to win Wimbledon 2019. The question is does he have the other factors to beat his competitors this year?
The first two seasons in New York haven’t gone well for Mets manager Mickey Callaway, and now fans are wondering if it’s time for him to go.
Angel Hernandez and his fellow umpires are only human, but they’ve made some downright baffling calls over the last 10 years.
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. has deep baseball bloodlines run deep, but can he live up to the hype of being a star in the making?
No-hitters in Major League Baseball don’t happen everyday, but several active pitchers have at least one no-no on their resumes.