1. University of Akron to Give LeBron James His Own Bobblehead

    LeBron James never went to the University of Akron. He did, however, grow up in the Ohio city. And over the summer, his foundation promised to send 200 local kids to the school on full rides...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 2 days ago 3,110 reads 2 comments

  2. 10 Things That Would Make NASCAR Better in 2016 Than in 2015

    No sport changes things around as much as NASCAR. Granted, it’s out of desperation given its plummeting ratings and attendance, but at least it’s doing something. Is NASCAR doing enough ? Many would argue it isn’t...

    Brendan O'Meara Written by Brendan O'Meara about 2 days ago 3,028 reads 15 comments

  3. How Nick Saban Hopes to Replicate Alabama's Most Overlooked Statistic from 2015

    TUSCALOOSA, Ala. — It was the week after the University of Alabama football team lost at home to Ole Miss, and the frustration was showing on Nick Saban ’s face...

    Christopher Walsh Written by Christopher Walsh about 2 days ago 28,660 reads 29 comments

  4. Premier League Darts 2016 Results: Scores, Standings, Schedule After Newcastle

    Michael van Gerwen made quick work of brushing aside Gary Anderson on night two of the 2016 Premier League Darts . World No...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 2 days ago 1,580 reads 0 comments

  5. The Top 10 Feel-Good Storylines of the 2015-16 NCAA Basketball Season So Far

    Approaching the big-time portion of the college basketball season—when wins, losses and attention are amplified—sure feels good. The march to March has already produced a lot of terrific moments...

    Jason Franchuk Written by Jason Franchuk about 2 days ago 11,470 reads 15 comments

  6. Manchester United U21s vs. Manchester City U21s: Picking Stars of the Future

    Manchester United beat Manchester City 1-0 in the Under-21 Premier League Division 1 on Thursday night, moving top of the table with a game in hand in the process while City remain in third...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 2 days ago 14,448 reads 19 comments

  7. Barclays U21 Premier League 2016: Thursday Result, Updated Table and Schedule

    Manchester United regained top spot in the U21 Premier League Division One after beating neighbours Manchester City in the derby at Leigh Sports Village on Thursday night...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 2 days ago 5,958 reads 11 comments

  8. Connecticut vs. Temple: Live Score, Highlights and Reaction

    Temple 63, Connecticut 58 The Temple Owls put together a resilient, come-from-behind effort on Thursday night, defeating their conference rival Connecticut Huskies, 63-58...

    William Brabrook Written by William Brabrook about 2 days ago 541 reads 0 comments

  9. Nate Allen Re-Signs with Raiders: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Discarded by the Oakland Raiders earlier in the offseason, Nate Allen was picked up by the team once again on Thursday, per an official team announcement ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 days ago 43,559 reads 70 comments

  10. Luke Harper Will Be the Modern-Day Version of Stan Hansen

    Should WWE ever let Luke Harper off his leash, the big man promises to be the kind of bullish, dominant monster that Stan Hansen was before him. Harper gets pushed to the background at times as a member of The Wyatt Family...

    Ryan Dilbert Written by Ryan Dilbert about 2 days ago 7,301 reads 31 comments

  11. Emmanuel Mudiay Will Replace Patrick Beverley in 2016 NBA Skills Challenge

    Denver Nuggets guard Emmanuel Mudiay will replace Houston Rockets guard Patrick Beverley in the 2016 NBA Skills Challenge, the Nuggets announced Thursday. Mudiay, 19, was already scheduled to be in Toronto for the Rising Stars Challenge...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 days ago 3,288 reads 5 comments

  12. Devin Booker Reportedly Will Replace Nerlens Noel in 2016 Rising Stars Challenge

    As Philadelphia 76ers forward Nerlens Noel continues to recover from knee tendinitis, Devin Booker of the Phoenix Suns will take his place in the Rising Stars Challenge Friday in Toronto, according to Paul Coro of the Arizona Republic ...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 2 days ago 6,947 reads 63 comments

  13. Denver Broncos' Super Bowl Victory Parade Leads to 24,000 Absences from School

    There's no denying that a child's education is important, but sometimes, there is an event that will lead to a lifetime memory and makes it worth missing a random Tuesday of school...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 2 days ago 11,113 reads 18 comments

  14. College Football Teams Who Are in Need of Strong Junior Day for Recruiting

    The excitement of national signing day for the 2016 class is starting to lose its steam But recruiting never stops. Coaches will be the first to admit that...

    Damon Sayles Written by Damon Sayles about 2 days ago 15,481 reads 64 comments

  15. Calling Fact or Fiction on NHL Speculation as the 2016 Trade Deadline Approaches

    The NHL 's Feb. 29 trade deadline is just around the corner. As the big day approaches, notable stars such as New York Islanders right wing Kyle Okposo (pictured above) are being mentioned as possible trade candidates...

    Lyle Richardson Written by Lyle Richardson about 2 days ago 34,617 reads 64 comments

  16. LeSean McCoy's Lawyer Denies RB Said He 'Made a Mistake' in Alleged Bar Incident

    The lawyer for Buffalo Bills running back LeSean McCoy denied that his client made any admission of wrongdoing regarding an alleged assault on off-duty police officers on Feb...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 days ago 3,691 reads 0 comments

  17. 10 College Football Teams Off to a Fast Start Recruiting the Class of 2017

    While the 2016 class is officially in the rearview mirror for teams around the nation, a handful of programs have already laid the groundwork for their classes in 2017...

    Sanjay Kirpalani Written by Sanjay Kirpalani about 2 days ago 20,712 reads 91 comments

  18. Celta Vigo vs. Sevilla: 2016 Copa del Rey Semi-Final, Leg 2 Score and Reaction

    Celta Vigo couldn't complete an improbable comeback during the second leg of their Copa del Rey semi-final against Sevilla, drawing 2-2 at home to lose the tie 6-2 on aggregate...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 2 days ago 3,244 reads 16 comments

  19. Dwight Howard, Agent Comment on Trade Rumors, Rockets Plans and More

    Dan Fegan, the agent for Dwight Howard , denied reports that surfaced Thursday saying he was working with the Houston Rockets on a potential trade for the former All-Star center...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 days ago 2,534 reads 1 comments

  20. 2017 NHL Draft Will Be Held in Chicago: Latest Comments, Reaction

    NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman announced on Thursday that the 2017 NHL Draft will take place in Chicago. The Chicago Tribune 's Brian Cassella showed Bettman's announcement: ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 2 days ago 670 reads 1 comments

  21. Antonio Tarver Reportedly Suspended 6 Months, Fined for Positive Drug Test

    The New Jersey State Athletic Control Board has suspended Antonio Tarver for six months and fined him $50,000, per The Vertical's Chris Mannix ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 days ago 8,355 reads 8 comments

  22. Pepe Recites Heartfelt Love Poem to His Football Boots in Valentine's Umbro Ad

    If ever there was a footballer you wouldn't expect to see reciting heartfelt love poems, it might just be Pepe ...

    Tom Webb Written by Tom Webb about 2 days ago 877 reads 4 comments

  23. MLB Union Leader Tony Clark Comments on Amount of Unsigned Players

    Head of the Major League Baseball Players Association Tony Clark isn't pleased that there are a number of free agents still on the market with spring training just around the corner...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 2 days ago 6,275 reads 20 comments

  24. Why College Football Would Benefit from Nationalizing Officiating

    The Football Rules Committee is just one arm of the NCAA’s massive bureaucracy, but like other parts of the organization, when it makes news that people care about, it tends to do so in a noticeable way...

    Bryan Fischer Written by Bryan Fischer about 2 days ago 3,993 reads 13 comments

  25. Alex Guerrero Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Dodgers 3B's Future

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have solid depth across the diamond, potentially leaving Alex Guerrero out of the mix for playing time and making him an intriguing trade chip for the team...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 days ago 19,147 reads 30 comments