A string of injuries and the strain of rehabilitating motivated Andrew Luck to quit the NFL while in his prime. He wasn’t alone in exiting the sports world too soon.
Big bank accounts do not automatically translate to success on the field for the owners of pro sports teams.
The NBA sent a memo to its teams this week advising players to limit physical contact with fans because of concerns about the coronavirus outbreak.
Princeton University students wrote a letter protesting the selection of Marshawn Lynch as a featured speaker at Class Day this spring.
The PGA Tour has signed a partnership that opens the door to betting on nearly any shot hit in a tournament.
A yearbook from a junior high school in Pennsylvania sold for more than $30,000 at auction because of what Kobe Bryant wrote.
Shaun White already has three gold medals in WInter Olympics snowboarding competition and has made a decision on whether to take a run at skateboarding this summer in Tokyo.
Luka Doncic’s statistics before turning 21 years old fit right in alongside LeBron James and Magic Johnson at a comparable point in their careers.
The coronavirus outbreak has caused competitions around the world to be canceled or postponed. Professional league in the United States are watching developments closely.
Mel Kiper Jr. and Todd McShay of ESPN have a difference of opinion on quarterbacks in the NFL draft, resulting in a $5,000 wager.
Retired Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo’s new contract with CBS sets a record for the highest salary by a network sports analyst.
World and Olympic champion Simone Biles went on Twitter to demonstrate that she is a quick learner in sports besides gymnastics.
The rule frequently referred to as the Larry Bird exception plays a big role in allowing NBA teams to re-sign their free agents.
Bradley Beal scored more than 50 points on two consecutive nights and was brought in for a drug test the following day.
Prospects hoping to play in the NFL get asked questions ranging from very odd to very personal as coaches and scouts seek insight.
Guard R.J. Barrett does almost everything right-handed but is a lefty when it comes to shooting the basketball.
A rematch can happen, but Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor have radically different ideas about opponents if they return to the boxing ring.
Basketball stars, celebrities in the entertainment field, and even fans who never met him are finding a way to keep Kobe Bryant’s memory alive.
The Cleveland Browns had high hopes in 2019 but couldn’t deliver as Baker Mayfield’s performance fell off. They have a two-part plan to improve at quarterback this fall.
The coronavirus outbreak is forcing the IOC to consider its options if Tokyo cannot host the 2020 Olympics as scheduled.
Ryan Newman issued his first statement since the Daytona 500 crash, updating fans on his injuries and thanking them for their support.
A record live gate in Las Vegas and projected high sales of the pay-per-view broadcast netted Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder a huge payoff for their rematch.
With no prospect of playing pro football again any time soon, 2012 Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel lit up Twitter over the weekend.
The 40-yard dash is one of the most closely watched tests at the NFL Scouting Combine. A current NFL receiver holds the record for the fastest time.
LeBron James has added Boston Celtics forward Jayson Tatum to a short list of players he thinks deserve a special level of recognition.
Arizona Diamondbacks pitcher Madison Bumgarner has been using an alias to compete in rodeo competitions during baseball’s offseason for several years.
The Milwaukee Bucks have clinched an NBA playoff berth in record time — and they did it on a day off.
Boston Celtics star Jayson Tatum has numerous tattoos. His latest ink is attracting attention for the wrong reason.
How players perform in workouts and interviews will go a long way toward determining who drafts them and when.
Quarterbacks command big money in the NFL and make it challenging for some teams to stay under the salary cap.
The only way Alabama’s Tua Tagovailoa get’s to play for his favorite NFL team is if he slides far down the first round of the NFL draft.
Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Bryce Harper is enjoying relative anonymity in spring training this season because there’s so much attention on the Astros.
John Beilein’s stay with the Cleveland Cavaliers was brief but didn’t set the NBA record for the shortest coaching tenure.
Dale Earnhardt Jr. draws upon personal experience in speaking up on behalf of winner Denny Hamlin after a near-tragedy at the Daytona 500.
After playing in another NBA All-Star Game, Joel Embiid of the Philadelphia 76ers believes the best player in pro basketball is …
Mike Krzyzewski will forever be associated with Duke University, where he has coached for 40 seasons.
The New York Jets selected Sam Darnold third in the 2018 NFL draft, but comedian Larry David had told their general manager there was a better option … and he looks right so far.
Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Stefon Diggs mysteriously removed several photos from his Instagram account this week.
Heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury has to make a big change to his diet while training for fights like the rematch with Deontay Wilder.
The second-ranked golfer in the world has added to the criticism of fellow PGA pro Patrick Reed over an incident at a recent tournament.
Already the owner of the NBA’s Dallas Mavericks, Mark Cuban has tried branching out over the years into another favorite sport without success. Cuban, who grew up following the Pittsburgh Pirates, tried to buy two Major League Baseball teams between 2008-10 and considered bidding on a third in 2012. None of those efforts panned out. …
Sportsbooks are accepting bets on how many times pitchers pluck Houston Astros batters this season. The over/under is pretty high.
Aubrey Huff has two years to clean up his image if the former Major League Baseball star intends to earn an invitation to the reunion celebrating the San Francisco Giants’ 2012 World Series championship. However, the retired slugger can forget about rubbing elbows with former teammates and front-office employees this summer when the Giants hold …
A college student’s observation 15 years ago led to him developing the Elam Ending employed in the NBA All-Star Game in Chicago.
Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin went on ESPN to slam the network for the way it has treated one of his players.
Houston Texas defensive end J.J. Watt has had a busy month, hosting a national TV show and marrying Kealia Ohai.
Tim Tebow has been playing minor-league baseball since 2016 with mixed results. That’s why a chance to return to football may have been enticing.
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft’s arrest in Florida in 2019 triggered a constitutional question in the courts.
Minor-league baseball players are receiving raises in 2020, but the salaries for most remain shockingly low.
Alex Rodriguez and Jennifer Lopez have the money and connections if the retired MLB star really intends to submit a bid for the New York Mets.
Stephen A. Smith earns his living by expressing his opinions on TV. He ran into a bit of trouble for something he said on NBA All-Star Game weekend.