LeBron James explains why he isn't putting a slogan dedicated to social justice on his jerseys for the NBA's restart
The NBA has a list of slogans players can put on the back of their jerseys, but LeBron James said they didn't align with his off-court goals.
LeBron James shared his support for an ESPN reporter suspended after saying 'f--- you' to a senator who criticized the NBA's relationship with China
Wojnarowski sent the email to Hawley in response to a letter which criticized NBA commissioner Adam Silver and the league's relationship with China.
A 12-year-old boy was arrested after racist messages, including photos of the KKK, were sent to a Black Premier League soccer player
Crystal Palace's Wilfried Zaha was called a "black c---" on Instagram prior to Sunday's 2-0 defeat to Aston Villa.
The UFC gave a fighter a $50,000 bonus after he overcame a fractured jaw and broken nose to KO his opponent
Despite being taken to hospital for severe facial injuries, Davey Grant thanked the UFC. "It's everything I wanted."
Manchester City has its European soccer ban overturned, meaning it will now play in next season's Champions League
City was given a two-year ban from European soccer in February after being found guilty of making "serious breaches" of financial fair play rules.
"I want to take the title — that's my mission," Jiri Prochazka said after hitting one of the best knockouts you'll see all summer.
Kamaru Usman would welcome a 'crazy fight' with Georges St. Pierre after he dominated Jorge Masvidal on 'Fight Island'
"It's a huge fight and I think a lot of people would want to see it," Kamaru Usman said of a title fight against Georges St. Pierre.
A fast-rising star of women's MMA submitted Paige VanZant then ended an interview saying it was time for chocolate
Amanda Ribas spoke of big UFC fights in the future, before finishing her interview with a smile: "Now, it's time to eat my chocolate."
A Black soccer player tweeted out racist messages he received before a game, including photos of the KKK and threats
Wilfried Zaha of Crystal Palace released a slew of racist direct messages he received before a game, including threats, slurs, and a photo of the KKK.
A submission specialist helped his UFC opponent regain consciousness after he choked him out in round 1
Makwan Amirkhani showed cute sportsmanship after sending his "Fight Island" opponent to sleep with a choke-hold.
An MMA referee is facing backlash after letting a UFC veteran take a prolonged, hard-to-watch, completely unnecessary beating
The words "Stop the fight!" started trending on Twitter as Aldo landed just one strike in the fifth round, compared to Petr Yan's 113.
UFC boss Dana White tweeted a photo in which one of his female fighters had an eye injury so swollen it looked like a black golf ball
You can see the gruesome photograph the UFC president Dana White shared right here. 😱
Kamaru Usman dominated Jorge Masvidal using foot stomps, grappling against the fence, and smothering on the mat
Jorge Masvidal blew kisses at Kamaru Usman in the middle of the fight, but it did not work. He still lost.
'Thug Rose' bled from the face and had her eye sealed shut during brutal, bruising UFC war with Jessica Andrade
Rose Namajunas suffered nasty injuries in slim win over Jessica Andrade at "UFC: Fight Island."
A UFC debutant, Jiri Prochazka, introduced himself in style by scoring a brutal KO which left his opponent on the floor for minutes
"Welcome to the big show!" The UFC commentator Jon Anik said after Jiri Prochazka scored a debut knockout to remember at "Fight Island."
An MMA veteran threw 25 strikes in one unmissable UFC sequence but his opponent recovered, then reacted by nailing low blows
Leonardo Santos had to take a four minute timeout after nasty low blows, but comfortably won his UFC lightweight bout on "Fight Island."
A British fighter opened 'Fight Island' with a left hook knockout so horrific it left his opponent motionless on the canvas
Davey Grant battled through a broken jaw to score a horrific knockout which you can watch right here.
NBA stars are sharing their complaints of the Disney 'bubble' including disappointing food, boring rooms, and a lack of blankets
Reviews of the NBA bubble in Orlando, Florida are mixed after the first few days, but things are likely to improve soon.
Wimbledon will give more than $12 million to pay every player who would have qualified for this year's tournament thanks to a rare insurance policy they bought years ago
Wimbledon — the most esteemed of tennis' four Grand Slam tournaments — recouped $141 million in potential losses thanks to "pandemic insurance."
Jorge Masvidal's teammate said the fighter has been training this whole time, ahead of his short notice UFC title shot
"He's in fight shape," Jorge Masvidal's teammate said. "This is a guy who has been preparing to fight [Kamaru] Usman."
Kamaru Usman to target Georges St. Pierre in UFC mega-fight, should the champion retain his belt against Jorge Masvidal
Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal are using 'Fight Island' as a springboard to money-bouts against the most famous UFC fighters.
JR Smith gave basketball fans a look inside the NBA bubble before being told to log off for 'exposing too much s---'
J.R. Smith has only been back in the NBA for a few days, but he's already causing a stir on Instagram Live.
Kamaru Usman and Jorge Masvidal's 'Fight Island' bout is trending higher than a Conor McGregor fight, Dana White said
If Jorge Masvidal wins and then fights Conor McGregor, the UFC would break a new record for the best-selling fight of all time.
Viral video of college softball recruit's batting practice is better than anything MLB has produced this year
The video of Bombers 18U Gold National Team star and former Texas A&M commit Emma Humplik hitting blasts during batting practice has gone viral.
Simone Biles is still set to retire after the Tokyo Olympics but says the worst part of the delay is having to deal with USA Gymnastics for another year
In an interview with Vogue, Simone Biles said that she often questions whether or not she "can take" another year of competing under USA Gymnastics.
The NBA's eight regular season games leading to the playoffs will have very little meaning for the Nets and Wizards, who are both without top players.
Jorge Masvidal came in at 170-pounds for his 'Fight Island' main event, after weighing 192-pounds just days ago
Jorge Masvidal lost all that weight in 5 days even though he took photos of himself eating pizza in his private jet Monday. 🍕
Soccer icon Steven Gerrard once had to have his penis sewn back together after a gruesome injury, and the doctor who did it just shared the wince-inducing story
"I looked down and saw blood everywhere and thought, 'Wow, that must be really sore,' Andrew Massey said recalling the incident.
Paige van Zant said fighting in the UFC is fun, but she could have just worked a regular job and gotten paid the same
Renowned for her nude photographs on Instagram, Paige van Zant previously said she earns more for social media posts than she ever did for fighting.
Shocking video shows the moment a 16-year-old Russian soccer player was struck by lightning during training and left in a coma
Ivan Zaborovsky was jogging with the ball at FC Znamya Truda's home ground on July 4, when a crack of lightning shot down and hit him.
The UFC president had previously said he would like to see McGregor fight Khabib Nurmagomedov in a rematch.
A young American sprinter smashed Usain Bolt's 200m world record — then immediately found out he'd only run 185m
Noah Lyles had been placed in the wrong lane at Thursday's Inspiration Games, and hence ran 15m less than his fellow racers.
Floyd Mayweather suggests he is returning to the ring in 2020, and is set to meet with the Japanese MMA firm Rizin
Floyd Mayweather took part in an exhibition bout for the Rizin organization before, and has now teased a second bout, likely to be as lucrative.
An American boxer upstaged everyone at a boxing show with a dominant performance so brutal it forced his opponent's corner to stop it
Watch Carlos Castro's highlight-reel right here, as he demonstrates readiness to take on other world-beaters in the super bantamweight division.
2 American boxers scored an ultra-rare double knockdown before one got off the canvas to TKO the other in the 1st round
Watch two boxers knock each other down at the same time on Thursday's boxing show inside Top Rank's quarantined "bubble" in Las Vegas.
Joel Embiid had expressed concern about contracting COVID-19, so he flew to Orlando in a full suit, with a mask and gloves.
NFL's new coronavirus rules will outlaw jersey swaps immediately after the players stop tackling and blocking each other for 3 hours
The NFL will not allow players to swap jerseys post-game, as it would bring players within six feet of each other. Unfortunately, so does football.
A women's soccer star scored a screamer from more than 40 yards out, and it was uncannily similar to her World Cup goal from nine years earlier
In the NWSL Challenge Cup and in the 2011 World Cup, Nahomi Kawasumi caught the keeper sleeping for two of the most iconic goals of each tournament.
Patriots receiver Julian Edelman says he was called a Jewish slur on the field and wants to take DeSean Jackson to the Holocaust Museum after his anti-semitic comments
Julian Edelman said he and DeSean Jackson should go to the Holocaust Museum and Museum of African American History and Culture together.
Incredible video shows a former US Marine making a split-second dive to rescue a toddler from a burning building
Video from the fire on July 3 shows Phillip Blanks, 28, diving to catch the toddler from falling to the ground.
Jorge Masvidal arrived at 'Fight Island' wearing a Donald Trump mask and a bright, Miami pink Versace robe
Jorge Masvidal, one of the UFC's most popular athletes, previously called the president a "bad mother f-----."
Video appears to show an American UFC fighter punching an older man in a restaurant, before repeatedly shouting the N-word
The controversial mixed martial artist can be heard shouting obscenities during the apparent assault, then racial slurs after it.
LeBron James is buying a $39 million Beverly Hills mansion boasting a lawn tennis court, a luxury home cinema, and a huge pool house
James already owns two properties in Los Angeles County, one worth $23 million and another worth $21 million.
Novak Djokovic claims he's the victim of a coronavirus 'witch hunt' after 4 players at a tournament he hosted got COVID-19, and he says he'll probably skip the US Open
Djokovic's June exhibition tour had to be canceled early after four players, himself included, tested positive for COVID-19.
Black Players for Change coordinated an impressive show of solidarity ahead of Wednesday night's match between Inter Miami-Orlando City SC.
Dylan Frittelli, Denny McCarthy, and Nick Watney are set to compete in the Workday Charity Open this weekend, despite testing positive for COVID-19.
Cincinnati, Stanford, and 17 other Division I schools are permanently eliminating dozens of sports programs in an unexpected loss from the pandemic
After cutting 11 teams, Stanford is the latest DI school to trim its varsity sports program. The trend could mark a turning point for the NCAA.
Former NBA player and analyst Stephen Jackson defends DeSean Jackson's anti-Semitic posts, promotes Jewish stereotypes
Stephen Jackson said DeSean Jackson was "speaking the truth" and was later reluctant to denounce Jackson's Instagram posts.
Senator Kelly Loeffler told the WNBA 'to remove politics from sports' while using women's basketball as a political stance in her hotly contested special election
Rep. Doug Collins is challenging Republican Senator and Atlanta Dream owner Kelly Loeffler from the right in a razor-tight special election.
Patrick Mahomes is so good that he just signed the biggest deal in sports history and everyone thinks he could have gotten more
In an era where athlete contracts are constantly scrutinized, nearly everyone agrees that Patrick Mahomes' contract is a good deal for the Chiefs.