Sports In The United States


WNBA stars Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson wed on May 8

WNBA stars Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson wed on May 8

Just weeks after a domestic violence incident that resulted in charges, the WNBA couple tied the knot in Phoenix, Arizona....

May 10 2015, 11:28am CDT

Everett Golson Transferring From Notre Dame

Everett Golson Transferring From Notre Dame

ESPN and 247 Sports reported on May 7 that Notre Dame Fighting Irish quarterback Everett Golson is transferring....

May 7 2015, 6:45pm CDT

Stephen Curry Officially Named 2014-15 NBA MVP

Stephen Curry Officially Named 2014-15 NBA MVP

Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry was officially named the 2014-15 NBA MVP on May 4....

May 4 2015, 10:06pm CDT

Tiger Woods, Lindsey Vonn Stop Dating After 3 Years

Tiger Woods, Lindsey Vonn Stop Dating After 3 Years

Tiger Woods and Lindsey Vonn have been in a relationship since the last three years....

May 4 2015, 8:40am CDT

Jon Jones suspended, stripped of UFC Title after Arrest

Jon Jones suspended, stripped of UFC Title after Arrest

The MMA champion, Jon Jones’ UFC title was confiscated after his run in with the law. It was a case of hit-and-run that he was...

Apr 29 2015, 4:31am CDT

Jon Jones Stripped Of UFC Light Heavyweight Title, Suspended Indefinitely

Jon Jones Stripped Of UFC Light Heavyweight Title, Suspended Indefinitely

UFC stripped light heavyweight champion Jon Jones of his title and suspended him indefinitely on April 28 for his alleged invol...

Apr 29 2015, 1:35am CDT

Brittney Griner And Glory Johnson Arrested On Suspicion Of Assault

Brittney Griner And Glory Johnson Arrested On Suspicion Of Assault

WNBA stars Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson were arrested on April 22 on suspicion of assault and disorderly conduct after a d...

Apr 23 2015, 7:51pm CDT

Greg Hardy Suspended 10 Games For Conduct Detrimental To Team

Greg Hardy Suspended 10 Games For Conduct Detrimental To Team

The NFL suspended Dallas Cowboys defensive end Greg Hardy for 10 games without pay for conduct detrimental to the team....

Apr 22 2015, 10:11pm CDT

Tim Tebow To Sign With Philadelphia Eagles On 1-Year Deal

Tim Tebow To Sign With Philadelphia Eagles On 1-Year Deal

FOX Sports reported on April 19 that quarterback Tim Tebow is set to return to the NFL with the Philadelphia Eagles, per multip...

Apr 19 2015, 8:41pm CDT

Aaron Hernandez Convicted of 1st-Degree Murder

Aaron Hernandez Convicted of 1st-Degree Murder

A Massachusetts grand jury convicted former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez in the slaying of semi-pro football...

Apr 16 2015, 1:56am CDT

Oklahoma City Thunder Lose To Indiana Pacers Despite Russell Westbrook's 54 Poin

Oklahoma City Thunder Lose To Indiana Pacers Despite Russell Westbrook's 54 Points

The Oklahoma City Thunder got a career-high 54 points from point guard Russell Westbrook but lost, 116-104, to the Indiana Pace...

Apr 13 2015, 2:03am CDT

Chicago Cubs Not Moving From Wrigley Field In Spite of Ballpark Bathroom Issues

Chicago Cubs Not Moving From Wrigley Field In Spite of Ballpark Bathroom Issues

The Chicago Cubs are not moving away from Wrigley Field on a temporary basis while their ballpark bathroom continue to experien...

Apr 8 2015, 11:29pm CDT

Chris Copeland Stabbed Outside NYC Nightclub

Chris Copeland Stabbed Outside NYC Nightclub

A 22-year-old assailant stabbed Indiana Pacers forward Chris Copeland on the left elbow and abdomen outside a New York City nig...

Apr 8 2015, 8:19pm CDT

Aaron Hernandez Witnessed Murder Per Defense Attorney

Aaron Hernandez Witnessed Murder Per Defense Attorney

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez's lawyer James Sultan admitted to a grand jury his client actually w...

Apr 8 2015, 1:19am CDT

Aaron Hernandez Told Patriots Owner Robert Kraft He Is Innocent

Aaron Hernandez Told Patriots Owner Robert Kraft He Is Innocent

New England Patriots owner Bob Kraft testified in court on March 31 and said his former tight end, Aaron Hernandez, told him he...

Mar 31 2015, 9:50pm CDT

Jameis Winston Impresses at FSU Pro Day

Jameis Winston Impresses at FSU Pro Day

NFL quarterback prospect Jameis Winston impressed coaches and scouts during Florida State Pro Day on March 31....

Mar 31 2015, 6:40pm CDT

Chris Mullin Agrees To Become New St. John's Red Storm Head Coach

Chris Mullin Agrees To Become New St. John's Red Storm Head Coach

The St. John's Red Storm hired one of their alumni and former players, Chris Mullin, to be their new head men's baske...

Mar 30 2015, 6:57pm CDT

Tom Izzo Earns 7th Final Four Appearance

Tom Izzo Earns 7th Final Four Appearance

Michigan State Spartans head men's basketball coach Tom Izzo earned his seventh trip to the Final Four with a 76-70 overti...

Mar 29 2015, 8:54pm CDT

Notre Dame Fighting Irish Advance to 1st Elite Eight Appearance Since 1979

Notre Dame Fighting Irish Advance to 1st Elite Eight Appearance Since 1979

The Notre Dame Fighting Irish men's advanced basketball team advanced to its first Elite Eight appearance in 36 years with...

Mar 27 2015, 1:23am CDT

Major League Soccer Awards Expansion Team to Minnesota

Major League Soccer Awards Expansion Team to Minnesota

Major League Soccer (MLS) announced on March 25 it is awarding an expansion franchise to the state of Minnesota. The team will...

Mar 25 2015, 6:40pm CDT

National Football League Suspends Local Blackout Policy For 2015 Season

National Football League Suspends Local Blackout Policy For 2015 Season

The National Football League (NFL) has suspended its local blackout policy for the 2015 NFL season....

Mar 24 2015, 1:03am CDT

Kansas Jayhawks Drop NCAA Tourney Match to Wichita State Shockers

Kansas Jayhawks Drop NCAA Tourney Match to Wichita State Shockers

The Wichita State Shockers Topped the Kansas Jayhawks, 78-65, on March 22 to advance to the NCAA Tournament's Sweet 16 aga...

Mar 22 2015, 8:51pm CDT

Cincinnati Bearcats Beat Purdue Boilermakers 66-65 in OT

Cincinnati Bearcats Beat Purdue Boilermakers 66-65 in OT

The Cincinnati Bearcats beat the Purdue Boilermakers, 66-65, in overtime in the second round of the 2015 NCAA Tournament in Lou...

Mar 20 2015, 1:00am CDT

Bernard Pierce Released By Baltimore Ravens After DUI Arrest

Bernard Pierce Released By Baltimore Ravens After DUI Arrest

The Baltimore Ravens released running back Bernard Pierce on March 18 following his DUI arrest early Wednesday morning....

Mar 18 2015, 7:08pm CDT

Tim Tebow Works Out With Philadelphia Eagles

Tim Tebow Works Out With Philadelphia Eagles

Free-agent quarterback and current ESPN college football analyst Tim Tebow worked out with the Philadelphia Eagles on Monday, M...

Mar 16 2015, 6:41pm CDT

Anthony Grant Dismissed as Alabama Crimson Tide Head Men's Basketball Coach

Anthony Grant Dismissed as Alabama Crimson Tide Head Men's Basketball Coach

The Alabama Crimson Tide fired head men's basketball coach Anthony Grant on March 15 after six seasons at the helm....

Mar 15 2015, 8:40pm CDT

DeMarco Murray Goes To Philadelphia Eagles On 5-Year, $42M Deal

DeMarco Murray Goes To Philadelphia Eagles On 5-Year, $42M Deal

NFL rushing champion DeMarco Murray has agreed to a five-year, $42 million deal with the Philadelphia Eagles, per multiple repo...

Mar 12 2015, 7:19pm CDT

Will Ferrell To Suit Up For 5 Spring Training Games As Part of HBO Special

Will Ferrell To Suit Up For 5 Spring Training Games As Part of HBO Special

Comedian Will Ferrell will suit up for 10 different teams in five MLB Spring Training games on Thursday, March 12, as part of a...

Mar 11 2015, 6:48pm CDT

Aaron Hernandez Kissed Babysitter 2 Days Before Odin Lloyd Murder

Aaron Hernandez Kissed Babysitter 2 Days Before Odin Lloyd Murder

A babysitter named Jennfier Fortier testified in court on Monday and said former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez...

Mar 9 2015, 11:54pm CDT

Chris Johnson In Stable Condition After Being Shot In Florida

Chris Johnson In Stable Condition After Being Shot In Florida

Former Tennessee Titans and New York Jets running back Chris Johnson is in stable condition after he was shot in a drive-by sho...

Mar 8 2015, 8:13pm CDT

Federal Judge Overturns Adrian Peterson's Suspension

Federal Judge Overturns Adrian Peterson's Suspension

Federal Judge David Doty sided with the National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) on Feb. 26 and overturned Minnesot...

Feb 26 2015, 7:24pm CST

Marshawn Lynch Seeking To Trademark 'I'm Just Here So I Won't Get Fined'

Marshawn Lynch Seeking To Trademark 'I'm Just Here So I Won't Get Fined'

The Seattle Times reported on Feb. 23 that Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn "Beast Mode" Lynch is applying to t...

Feb 24 2015, 12:51am CST

Adrian Peterson's Dad: 'He Is Open To Returning To The Vikings'

Adrian Peterson's Dad: 'He Is Open To Returning To The Vikings'

2012 NFL MVP Adrian Peterson told The St. Paul Pioneer Press on Feb. 23 that his son is "open to returning to the (Minneso...

Feb 23 2015, 8:40pm CST

Louisville Cardinals Dismiss Chris Jones

Louisville Cardinals Dismiss Chris Jones

The Louisville Cardinals dismissed senior guard Chris Jones from the team on Feb. 22 following his one-game suspension....

Feb 22 2015, 9:46pm CST

Jerry Tarkanian Passes Away at 84

Jerry Tarkanian Passes Away at 84

Former UNLV Runnin' Rebels head basketball coach and Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame member Jerry Tarkanian pass...

Feb 11 2015, 7:19pm CST

Aaron Hernandez's Fiancee Granted Immunity for Testimony

Aaron Hernandez's Fiancee Granted Immunity for Testimony

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez's fiancee, Shayanna Jenkins, received immunity in court in exchange...

Feb 10 2015, 6:54pm CST

NFL Films Founder Ed Sabol Passes Away at 98

NFL Films Founder Ed Sabol Passes Away at 98

NFL Films founder Ed Sabol passed away on Feb. 9 at the age of 98....

Feb 9 2015, 8:56pm CST

Chris Paul enrages Many by his Offhand Remarks about NBA referee Lauren Holtkamp

Chris Paul enrages Many by his Offhand Remarks about NBA referee Lauren Holtkamp

Basketball player, Chris Paul enraged many people and will probably be fined for his offhand remarks about the NBA rookie refer...

Feb 6 2015, 4:33am CST

Marshawn Lynch Could Be Fined For Wearing 'Beast Mode' Hat During Super Bowl 201

Marshawn Lynch Could Be Fined For Wearing 'Beast Mode' Hat During Super Bowl 2015 Media Day

Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch faces an undisclosed fine from the NFL for wearing a "Beast Mode" hat du...

Jan 28 2015, 8:56pm CST

Super Bowl 2015 will be first Big Game played under LED Lights

Super Bowl 2015 will be first Big Game played under LED Lights

University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Arizona is the first NFL stadium to have LED Lights. Apparently LED is a big hit wit...

Jan 20 2015, 9:02am CST