Sports In The United States


Washington Redskins Will Not Change Name For New Stadium

Washington Redskins Will Not Change Name For New Stadium

The Washington Redskins will not drop their "Redskins" name for a new stadium they plan to build....

Aug 18 2015, 7:00am CDT

Robert Griffin III: 'I Feel Like I'm The Best Quarterback In The League'

Robert Griffin III: 'I Feel Like I'm The Best Quarterback In The League'

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III told WJLA-TV on Aug. 17 he's "the best quarterback in the league.&...

Aug 18 2015, 6:00am CDT

Tiger Woods to Go for Season Finale

Tiger Woods to Go for Season Finale

The erstwhile champion of champions, Tiger Woods is to go for the season finale. Let’s see how the outcome of his golf-play wil...

Aug 15 2015, 8:53am CDT

J.J. Watt Tells ESPN He Consumes 9,000 Calories Daily

J.J. Watt Tells ESPN He Consumes 9,000 Calories Daily

Houston Texans defensive end J.J. Watt told ESPN on Aug. 13 he consumes nine thousand calories every day....

Aug 14 2015, 7:00am CDT

Buffalo Bills Claim IK Enemkpali Off Waivers

Buffalo Bills Claim IK Enemkpali Off Waivers

The Buffalo Bills claimed linebacker IK Enemkpali off waivers on Aug. 12. The New York Jets released Enemkpali on Tuesday after...

Aug 13 2015, 7:00am CDT

Philadelphia Eagles Fans Want Pope Francis To Bless Sam Bradford's Knees

Philadelphia Eagles Fans Want Pope Francis To Bless Sam Bradford's Knees

Philadelphia Eagles fans organized a petition on Change.org asking Pope Francis to bless the knees of new quarterback Sam Bradf...

Aug 11 2015, 7:00am CDT

Seattle Seahawks Activate Earl Thomas, Kam Chancellor Holdout Continues

Seattle Seahawks Activate Earl Thomas, Kam Chancellor Holdout Continues

Seattle Seahawks four-time Pro Bowl safety Earl Thomas passed a physical on Aug. 5. He is now off the team's physically-un...

Aug 6 2015, 7:00am CDT

LeBron James Could Return To USA Basketball Per Jerry Colangelo

LeBron James Could Return To USA Basketball Per Jerry Colangelo

USA Basketball executive director Jerry Colangelo told SiriusXM's NBA Radio on July 29 that four-time NBA MVP LeBron James...

Jul 31 2015, 7:00am CDT

Eric Berry Cleared To Practice After Bout With Lymphoma

Eric Berry Cleared To Practice After Bout With Lymphoma

The Kansas City Chiefs announced on July 28 that safety Eric Berry is cleared to return to practice after he was diagnosed with...

Jul 29 2015, 7:00am CDT

Atlanta Falcons Hiring Ex-Florida State Ballboy Frankie Grizzle-Malgrat

Atlanta Falcons Hiring Ex-Florida State Ballboy Frankie Grizzle-Malgrat

The Atlanta Falcons are hiring former Florida State Seminoles ballboy Frankie Grizzle-Malgrat as an equipment intern for this y...

Jul 28 2015, 6:00am CDT

Joe Haden Says The R-Word 'Is Hurtful, Hateful and Ignorant'

Joe Haden Says The R-Word 'Is Hurtful, Hateful and Ignorant'

Cleveland Browns cornerback and NFL Special Olympics Global Ambassador Joe Haden told ESPN's Steve Wulf on July 23 the &qu...

Jul 24 2015, 7:00am CDT

The Undertaker is Back and Challenges Brock Lesnar

The Undertaker is Back and Challenges Brock Lesnar

The WWE announced that The Undertaker is making a comeback this summer and will fight Brock Lesnar....

Jul 21 2015, 1:37am CDT

Riley Curry Dances to Silento's 'Whip' And 'Nae Nae' on 3rd Birthday

Riley Curry Dances to Silento's 'Whip' And 'Nae Nae' on 3rd Birthday

Golden State Warriors shooting guard and 2014-15 NBA MVP Stephen Curry's daughter Riley danced to "Whip" and &qu...

Jul 20 2015, 7:00am CDT

Arizona Cardinals Have Most Bandwagon Fans Per Emory University Study

Arizona Cardinals Have Most Bandwagon Fans Per Emory University Study

The Arizona Cardinals have the most number of bandwagon fans in the NFL, per an Emory University survey....

Jul 16 2015, 9:32pm CDT

Glory Johnson Seeking $20K In Monthly Spousal Support From Brittney Griner

Glory Johnson Seeking $20K In Monthly Spousal Support From Brittney Griner

Tulsa Shock forward Glory Johnson is seeking $20,000 in monthly spousal support and an advanced attorney's fee of $10,000...

Jul 15 2015, 1:02am CDT

Dez Bryant On Playing For Dallas Cowboys: 'I Will Not Be There If No Deal'

Dez Bryant On Playing For Dallas Cowboys: 'I Will Not Be There If No Deal'

Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant tweeted on July 13 he will not report to the team if no long-term deal is in place....

Jul 13 2015, 8:32pm CDT

Becky Hammon Becomes First Female NBA Summer League Head Coach

Becky Hammon Becomes First Female NBA Summer League Head Coach

Becky Hammon became the first female head coach in NBA Summer League history when she made her debut against the New York Knick...

Jul 12 2015, 8:43pm CDT

Washington Redskins Ordered to Cancel Trademark Registration

Washington Redskins Ordered to Cancel Trademark Registration

A federal judge ordered the Washington Redskins to cancel their federal trademark registrations on July 8. However, they can st...

Jul 9 2015, 12:59am CDT

Matt Bonner Blames Elbow Injury On New iPhone 6

Matt Bonner Blames Elbow Injury On New iPhone 6

Free-agent NBA center Matt Bonner told The Concord Monitor on July 5 he's blaming his tennis elbow injury on his non-shoot...

Jul 7 2015, 1:11am CDT

Jason Pierre-Paul Suffers Hand Injury In 4th of July Fireworks Accident

Jason Pierre-Paul Suffers Hand Injury In 4th of July Fireworks Accident

New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul injured his hand during a fireworks accident on Saturday, per multiple reports....

Jul 6 2015, 2:28am CDT

Ohio State Buckeyes Band To Perform NFL Pregame Show In London

Ohio State Buckeyes Band To Perform NFL Pregame Show In London

The Ohio State University Marching Band will perform a pregame show prior to the Jacksonville Jaguars vs. Buffalo Bills game in...

Jul 2 2015, 9:43pm CDT

Find Out Why Amanda Dufner Was No. 1 on Google Searches

Find Out Why Amanda Dufner Was No. 1 on Google Searches

Amanda Dufner, former wife of professional golf player Jason Dufner was the most searched on Google on July 1 in the United Sta...

Jul 2 2015, 4:13am CDT

Phil Mickelson Linked To Illegal Sports Betting Per ESPN

Phil Mickelson Linked To Illegal Sports Betting Per ESPN

An ESPN "OutsideThe Lines" update on June 29 reveals golfer Phil Mickelson's name is tied to nearly $3 million i...

Jun 29 2015, 8:48pm CDT

Darren McFadden Feels 'Like A Rookie All Over Again' With Dallas Cowboys

Darren McFadden Feels 'Like A Rookie All Over Again' With Dallas Cowboys

Running back Darren McFadden told The Northwest Arkansas Democrat-Gazette on June 29 he feels "like a rookie all over agai...

Jun 29 2015, 7:07pm CDT

Marcus Mariota On Missing Training Camp: 'It's The Furthest Thing From My Mind'

Marcus Mariota On Missing Training Camp: 'It's The Furthest Thing From My Mind'

Tennessee Titans quarterback and 2015 second overall pick Marcus Mariota told NFL Media on June 24 that missing training camp n...

Jun 24 2015, 10:06pm CDT

Real Salt Lake Rivalry With Sporting KC 'Still Alive And Well' Per Salt Lake Tri

Real Salt Lake Rivalry With Sporting KC 'Still Alive And Well' Per Salt Lake Tribune

The Salt Lake Tribune's Christopher Kamrani wrote on June 20 that the rivaly between Major League Soccer (MLS) clubs Real...

Jun 22 2015, 12:19am CDT

Jameis Winston On Facing J.J. Watt: 'It's Going To Be A Fun Matchup'

Jameis Winston On Facing J.J. Watt: 'It's Going To Be A Fun Matchup'

During a filming of NFL.com's "Rookie Confessional" on June 21, Tampa Bay Buccaneers rookie quarterback Jameis W...

Jun 21 2015, 10:29pm CDT

Dez Bryant Is Bleacher Report's Top Wide Receiver for 2014

Dez Bryant Is Bleacher Report's Top Wide Receiver for 2014

The Dallas Cowboys' Dez Bryant is Bleacher Report's top wide receiver for 2014, beating 99 other players for the hono...

Jun 16 2015, 12:42am CDT

Terrance Knighton: 'I Was The Biggest Steal' Of NFL Free Agency

Terrance Knighton: 'I Was The Biggest Steal' Of NFL Free Agency

New Washington Redskins defensive tackle Terrance Knighton told Sports Illustrated's Don Banks on June 11 he's "...

Jun 14 2015, 10:22pm CDT

Carmelo Anthony Becomes Puerto Rico FC Owner

Carmelo Anthony Becomes Puerto Rico FC Owner

New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony announced on June 11 that he has purchased Puerto Rico FC, a football team which will b...

Jun 11 2015, 11:34pm CDT

Von Miller Admits To Farting Too Much During Team Meetings

Von Miller Admits To Farting Too Much During Team Meetings

Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller told The Denver Post's Nick Jhabvala on June 4 he farts too much during team meetings...

Jun 4 2015, 10:16pm CDT

Marcus Mariota Has Top-Selling NFL Jersey For May

Marcus Mariota Has Top-Selling NFL Jersey For May

Tennessee Titans rookie quarterback Marcus Mariota's jersey was the NFL's top-seller for the period of May 1-31, per...

Jun 3 2015, 7:52pm CDT

Chris Long and William Hayes Experience Homelessness

Chris Long and William Hayes Experience Homelessness

St. Louis Rams defensive ends William Hayes and Chris Long took to the streets of their team's city in March to experience...

May 31 2015, 8:32pm CDT

Houston Texans to be Featured on HBO's 'Hard Knocks'

Houston Texans to be Featured on HBO's 'Hard Knocks'

The Houston Texans will be this year's featured team on HBO's "Hard Knocks."...

May 27 2015, 9:30pm CDT

Chicago Bears Release Ray McDonald Due to Domestic Violence Arrest

Chicago Bears Release Ray McDonald Due to Domestic Violence Arrest

The Chicago Bears released defensive lineman Ray McDonald after he was arrested on misdemeanor domestic violence and child enda...

May 25 2015, 6:45pm CDT

Michigan Wolverines Men's Baseball Team Wins 2015 Big Ten Tournament

Michigan Wolverines Men's Baseball Team Wins 2015 Big Ten Tournament

The Michigan Wolverines beat the Maryland Terrapins, 4-3, in the 2015 Big Ten Tournament baseball championship game on May 24....

May 25 2015, 1:52am CDT

Daniel Cormier wins Light Heavyweight Title in UFC187

Daniel Cormier wins Light Heavyweight Title in UFC187

Clashes in press-conference with Ryan Bader....

May 24 2015, 1:48am CDT

Ray Rice's Domestic Violence Case Dismissed

Ray Rice's Domestic Violence Case Dismissed

A New Jersey judge dismissed former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice's domestic violence case on May 21 after he com...

May 21 2015, 9:08pm CDT

Adrian Robinson's Death Ruled Suicide By Hanging

Adrian Robinson's Death Ruled Suicide By Hanging

Former Temple Owls, Pittsburgh Steelers and Denver Broncos linebacker Adrian Robinson died on May 16 at the age of 25. Authorit...

May 18 2015, 8:24pm CDT

Adrian Robinson Dies

Adrian Robinson Dies

The ex-NFL star died on Saturday night....

May 18 2015, 7:09am CDT