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Friday, May 25, 2018 at 02:24 AM EDT

Ex-NFL Player Hospitalized After Throwing Gym Weights: PD

Ex-NFL Player Hospitalized After Throwing Gym Weights: PD

Police took veteran NFL guard Richie Incognito to a mental hospital after he allegedly threw weights and tennis balls at gym employees and another patron and told officers the government is spying on him,...

Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 02:50 PM EDT

Lenny Dykstra Cites 'Shake It Off' After Uber Threat Charge

Lenny Dykstra Cites 'Shake It Off' After Uber Threat Charge

Former baseball star Lenny Dykstra put a gun to the head of an Uber driver when the driver declined to change the trip's destination, police said the driver told them Wednesday. Dykstra was arrested early...

Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 04:24 PM EDT

'About Time': Trump Pardons Late, Great Boxer Jack Johnson

'About Time': Trump Pardons Late, Great Boxer Jack Johnson

President Donald Trump on Thursday granted a rare posthumous pardon to boxing's first black heavyweight champion, clearing Jack Johnson's name more than 100 years after what many see as his racially-charged...

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 04:38 PM EDT

Capitals Blank Lightning, Head to 1st Stanley Cup Final in 20 Years

Capitals Blank Lightning, Head to 1st Stanley Cup Final in 20 Years

Alex Ovechkin scored early and Andre Burakovsky added two second-period goals to help the Washington Capitals put a decade of playoff frustration behind them with a 4-0 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning in...

Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 08:31 AM EDT

Jets Chairman Won't Punish Players Who Protest During Anthem

Jets Chairman Won't Punish Players Who Protest During Anthem

New York Jets owner Christopher Johnson said his players can take a knee during the national anthem if they choose without punishment from the team.

Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 12:29 PM EDT

Trump Lauds NFL Anthem Decision as New Questions Arise

Trump Lauds NFL Anthem Decision as New Questions Arise

With its popularity threatened and critics stretching all the way to the White House, the NFL just wanted to get past the debate over taking a knee during the national anthem. Put the focus back on football....

Thursday, May 24, 2018 at 07:23 AM EDT

Fox Corrects Mistake on Jemele Hill, But Not on the Air

Fox Corrects Mistake on Jemele Hill, But Not on the Air

The morning show "Fox & Friends" corrected by tweet a segment that described former ESPN anchor Jemele Hill as unemployed, but has not set the record straight on the air.

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 03:32 PM EDT

NFL: Players Must Stand for Anthem or Stay Off Field

NFL: Players Must Stand for Anthem or Stay Off Field

NFL players and league personnel will be required to "stand and show respect for the flag" and the national anthem if they are on the field, according to a statement from the league's commissioner on Wednesday....

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 at 03:02 PM EDT

Congress Grills USA Gymnastics Head on Athlete Sex Abuse

Congress Grills USA Gymnastics Head on Athlete Sex Abuse

The head of USA Gymnastics and other Olympic organizations went up against Congress on Wednesday in the aftermath of the sexual abuse scandal involving former Dr. Larry Nassar that rocked the sports industry,...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 08:29 PM EDT

'Not the Most Flattering': Brandi Chastain Plaque Catches Flak

'Not the Most Flattering': Brandi Chastain Plaque Catches Flak

Social media is finding little to like about the likeness on a plaque honoring retired soccer champion Brandi Chastain. The Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame in San Francisco unveiled the plaque on Monday night....

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