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Sports 2020-07-10T21:33:00Z
JR Smith Instagram Live

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.
Sports 2020-07-10T20:25:03Z
UFC Fight Island main event, Kamaru Usman vs. Jorge Masvidal

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.
Sports 2020-07-10T20:05:50Z
emma humplik

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.
Sports 2020-07-10T18:24:19Z

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.
Sports 2020-07-10T17:45:52Z

Part of the NBA's restart format has already taken a hit before the games even begin

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.
Sports 2020-07-10T16:40:13Z

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. 🍕
Sports 2020-07-10T14:36:14Z

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.
Sports 2020-07-10T12:31:59Z

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.
Sports 2020-07-10T12:12:42Z

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.
Sports 2020-07-10T11:46:33Z

UFC boss Dana White expects Conor McGregor to come out of retirement next year

The UFC president had previously said he would like to see McGregor fight Khabib Nurmagomedov in a rematch.
Sports 2020-07-10T10:58:16Z

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.
Sports 2020-07-10T10:31:55Z

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.
Sports 2020-07-10T09:15:00Z

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.
Sports 2020-07-10T09:00:00Z

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.
Sports 2020-07-09T21:13:51Z

Joel Embiid traveled to Orlando for the NBA's Disney 'bubble' in a full, protective suit

Joel Embiid had expressed concern about contracting COVID-19, so he flew to Orlando in a full suit, with a mask and gloves.
Sports 2020-07-09T18:14:54Z

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.
Sports 2020-07-09T18:02:58Z

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.
Sports 2020-07-09T16:28:43Z

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.
News 2020-07-09T15:34:12Z

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.
Sports 2020-07-09T14:32:39Z

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-----."
Sports 2020-07-09T13:01:01Z

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.
Sports 2020-07-09T11:22:26Z

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.
Sports 2020-07-09T10:18:26Z

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.
Sports 2020-07-09T04:23:15Z

MLS players knelt and raised their fists in solidarity ahead of the league's reopening match

Black Players for Change coordinated an impressive show of solidarity ahead of Wednesday night's match between Inter Miami-Orlando City SC.
Sports 2020-07-09T04:13:56Z

PGA Tour to allow 3 golfers still testing positive for COVID-19 to play in upcoming tournament

Dylan Frittelli, Denny McCarthy, and Nick Watney are set to compete in the Workday Charity Open this weekend, despite testing positive for COVID-19.
Sports 2020-07-08T20:12:00Z

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.
Sports 2020-07-08T20:03:18Z

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.
Sports 2020-07-08T19:46:03Z

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.
Sports 2020-07-08T16:24:02Z

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.
Sports 2020-07-08T13:59:22Z

Jorge Masvidal went from streetfighting to 'Fight Island' and is just one win away from immortality and a massive Conor McGregor payday

The coronavirus has caused chaos to the UFC's 'Fight Island' plans, but the addition of Masvidal has elevated UFC 251 to a new level.
Sports 2020-07-08T13:25:19Z

One of the UFC's best fighters says he didn't spar for his 'Fight Island' title fight and did training sessions over Zoom, alone

There's widespread skepticism that Holloway's claim is legit, as he heads into a huge title fight vs. Alexander Volkanovski on 'Fight Island.'
Sports 2020-07-08T13:17:04Z

Why Patrick Mahomes' record-breaking $503 million contract extension still looks like a bargain for Kansas City

Patrick Mahomes just signed the richest contract in the history of sports. It's still a great deal for the Kansas City Chiefs.
Sports 2020-07-08T12:48:36Z

Christian Pulisic has been the English Premier League's best player since it restarted. Here's why.

"Since the restart, he's been fantastic," said Chelsea FC boss Frank Lampard. "He's moved his game on to another level."
Sports 2020-07-08T09:46:23Z

Cristiano Ronaldo's Juventus conceded 3 goals in 5 minutes to forfeit a 2-0 lead in a heavy loss to AC Milan

Zlatan Ibrahimovic claimed responsibility for the win, saying: "I am president, player, and coach!"
Sports 2020-07-07T22:08:30Z

WNBA players demand US Senator and Atlanta Dream owner Kelly Loeffler be removed after her comments against the Black Lives Matter movement and its place in the league

The WNBA players union tweeted "E-N-O-U-G-H! O-U-T!" in response to the Trump-supporting senator's latest comments against Black Lives Matter.
Sports 2020-07-07T19:59:22Z

The NWSL may be heading towards a showdown with players after the host team teased the addition of fans for future Challenge Cup matches

The NWSL Players Association is adamant about "sticking to protocols that have been put in place" for the Challenge Cup, "and that means no fans."
Sports 2020-07-07T16:57:37Z

Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson posts anti-Semitic message on Instagram saying Jewish people will 'blackmail' and 'extort' America

The Eagles released a statement calling DeSean Jackson's posts "offensive, harmful, and absolutely appalling," while Jackson apologized.
Sports 2020-07-07T16:35:40Z

Insider's team by team guide to the MLS is Back Tournament: A debut season for Beckham's Inter Miami, a French icon in Canada, and the absence of the league's best player

Dubbed the MLS is Back Tournament, 25 of the division's teams will battle it out in a "World Cup-style" trophy.
Sports 2020-07-07T15:44:00Z

Bradley Beal is the latest NBA player to opt out of the 'bubble.' Here's who else is sitting out

Bradley Beal, Victor Oladipo, and DeAndre Jordan are among the players who have opted out of resuming the NBA season.
Sports 2020-07-07T15:14:07Z

Former Yankee Andrew McCutchen says the team should change its notorious hair policy because it stifles 'individualism'

The Yankees don't let players grow beards or hair below their collars, and Andrew McCutchen believes the rule is outdated in today's culture.
Sports 2020-07-07T14:33:36Z

Patrick Mahomes signed a $503 million deal and even LeBron James is asking for a loan

LeBron James has made plenty of money over the course of his career, but even he couldn't resist asking Patrick Mahomes to spot him some cash.
Sports 2020-07-07T11:09:02Z

FC Dallas has been withdrawn from the MLS is Back Tournament after a third of its squad tested positive for coronavirus

The MLS says that two players from Nashville SC, and one from Columbus Crew have also tested positive.
Sports 2020-07-07T09:44:58Z

Tottenham Hotspur boss Jose Mourinho says a halftime fight between 2 of his players, where they had to be separated by their teammates, was 'beautiful'

Spurs captain Hugo Lloris and Son Heung-min clashed at the interval of the team's 1-0 win over Everton.
Sports 2020-07-06T22:24:13Z

Bubba Wallace responds to Trump: 'Love over hate every day'

Bubba Wallace offered a simple message after the president singled him out on Twitter: "Love over hate every day."
Sports 2020-07-06T22:15:59Z

FC Dallas drops out of MLS tournament after 14 members tested positive for COVID-19

Since traveling to Orlando for the MLS is Back tournament, 11 members of FC Dallas have tested positive for COVID-19.
Sports 2020-07-06T19:37:32Z

Patrick Mahomes signs mind-boggling contract worth up to $503 million that would be the richest in sports history

Just months removed from his first Super Bowl win, Patrick Mahomes' new contract sets up Kansas City as the next potential NFL dyansty.
Sports 2020-07-06T19:16:46Z

NASCAR driver Tyler Reddick criticizes Trump in since-deleted tweet after the president baselessly accused Bubba Wallace of noose 'hoax'

Before it was deleted, Tyler Reddick's response was an impressive show of solidarity in support of Bubba Wallace.
Sports 2020-07-06T19:01:55Z

Nationals pitcher blasts the attempts to bring back sports as the coronavirus pandemic worsens

Sean Doolittle said if sports can't return, it will be because of the "politicized" response to COVID-19 and people not wearing masks.
Sports 2020-07-06T18:49:16Z

Baseball is having major problems with testing for COVID-19, and it could put MLB's restart plans at risk

The 2020 MLB season is set to begin on July 23, but continued testing snafus and subsequent delays could put the league's restart plans in jeopardy.
Sports 2020-07-06T16:21:51Z

Washington Redskins owner Daniel Snyder appears to be caving to financial pressure after years of saying he would 'never' change the team name

Facing financial, political, and internal pressure from the NFL, Daniel Snyder may have no choice but to change the name of the Redskins.
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