Media focus on character issues

Believe it or not: Not all athletes take 'easy way out'

June 20, 2014

Let’s all take a deep breath and go through this with the measured and analytical response it deserves ... Click here to read entire story.


Cam Newton gives back so next generation can succeed

June 20, 2014

It was hot, unbearably hot. But there was Cam Newton, striding onto the turf field at Revolution Park. The Panthers' franchise quarterback was favoring his left ankle, bu t... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Perseverance, faith proved critical in Douglas’ Olympic journey

June 20, 2014

Only a few weeks before the 2012 Olympics gymnastics trials, Gabrielle Douglas was ready to walk away from the sport that had been ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Servando Carrasco helps brighten the future for many

June 20, 2014

When you truly want something, you will stop at nothing until ... Click here to read entire story.


Stephen Strasburg mourns death of idol, coach Tony Gwynn

June 18, 2014

When Tony Gwynn died, baseball lost a star. Stephen Strasburg lost ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Royce White, with mental health his priority, says he may never play in NBA

June 18, 2014

No doubt, heading into last year’s NBA draft, one of the most intriguing players on the board ... Click here to read entire story.

 
CharacterMeasures Classic:  Ray Lewis' postgame T-shirt brings attention to Psalm 91

June 18, 2014

Ray Lewis ... gave us a Bible lesson ... Click here to read entire story.


High School Track Coach Reports Error That Leads To Loss Of State Title

June 17, 2014

Coach Derek Herber had gone into the record books for having steered his boys track and field team to a second consecutive Division 2 outdoor championship, [but]... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Greenberg gets minor league deal from Orioles

June 17, 2014

Adam Greenberg is getting a chance to resume ... Click here to read entire story.

 
CharacterMeasures Classic: Va. Tech to honor CT shooting victims with decal

June 17, 2014

Virginia Tech won't be thinking only about football when ... Click here to read entire story.

 

Mike Veeck on Father's Day.

June 16, 2014

Baseball legend Bill Veeck was a genius at... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Chris Cvetkovic shares his soft spot

June 16, 2014

At a first glance, Winnipeg Blue Bombers long snapper Chris Cvetkovic can seem ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Virginia Tech player gives bowl game gift to kids for Christmas

June 16, 2014

Antone Exum has fond memories of Christmas as a child. This week, the Virginia Tech player created a special holiday memory for ... Click here to read entire story.


Walking in my father's blazer: Craig Sager Jr. at the NBA Finals

June 14, 2014

I’ve wanted to make it to the NBA Finals since I was 4 years old, when I ... Click here to read entire story.


Metta World Peace to help coach girls high school basketball

June 14, 2014

You just never know what Metta World Peace is going to do ... Click here to read entire story.

 

Every race day is Father's Day for Chase Elliott

June 14, 2014

Ever since Chase Elliott went to the racetrack with his father for the first time, he knew ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Chris Johnson sends gifts to family

June 14, 2014

Chris Johnson first wrote the names of the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting victims on... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Sidney Crosby plays goalie in ball hockey league, shocking Pittsburgh rec players

June 15, 2014

... It's a Friday night at a Pittsburgh area dek hockey rink. You have the ball on your stick ... Then you realize the goalie you're trying to out-think looks remarkably like... Click here to read entire story.


Father's Day in the NFL, a league full of family men

June 13, 2014

The biggest responsibility a man can have is ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Ryan Hinds makes a difference in the two places he calls home

June 13, 2014

When we are truly passionate about something there is almost nothing that can take us away from accomplishing the task or... Click here to read the entire story.

 
CharacterMeasures Classic: Justin Kievit displays a kind heart, lets wrestler Jared Stevens pin him

June 13, 2014

Wrestlers aren’t supposed to throw matches unless they work for Vince McMahon. So there was a little anxiety when... Click here to read entire story.

 

CharacterMeasures Classic: LA Galaxy Foundation and AEG partner with MLS W.O.R.K.S. to assist Carson youth

June 12, 2014

... With some of LA’s key players in attendance, including club captain Landon Donovan, the announcement was made in front of an ecstatic group of ... Click here to read entire story.


Jonathan Casillas to host free youth football camp

June 12, 2014

Jonathan Casillas is no stranger when it comes to ... Click here to read entire story.


VALUES.COM: High School Basketball Sportsmanship Commerical (Video)

June 11, 2014

When the game is on the line we find out what kind of character we really have. In the heat of a championship basketball game a young man makes a decision that affects ... Click here to read entire story.

 

June 11, 2014

Last week, Tommy Lee Hayes-Brown didn't know who Greg Olsen was. Now... Click here to read entire story.


D-Day: 70 years on, time to remember the Day of Days

June 9, 2014

"Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it." — George Santayana  This is D-Day plus 70 years. If you have no concept of what that means, shame on you ... This is D-Day plus 70 years. If you have no concept of what that means ... Click here to read entire story.

 

CharacterMeasures Classic: Kelcey Harrison completes nationwide 'lung run'

June 9, 2014

A couple of Saturdays ago, while you were watching college football or out buying a Christmas tree, 24-year-old Kelcey Harrison was running the last 20 miles of a 3,500-mile "jog" from ... Click here to read entire story.


Player Ties His Opponent’s Shoe In Today’s Best Example Of Sportsmanship

June 5, 2014

During a recent game between Saudi soccer teams Al Nahdha and Al Ittihad, there was a surprising ... Click here to read entire story.


This is Olympic sportsmanship at its finest

June 5, 2014

On Friday, Dario Cologna of Switzerland won his second gold medal of the Sochi Olympics, finishing first in the men’s 15k Classic in 38:29. More than 25 minutes later ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: NHL lockout: Children's Winter Classic in Central Park spawns generosity

June 4, 2014

The NHL may not have a Winter Classic this season, but ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: BAWSI gets young girls interested in sports

June 4, 2014

... Twice a week at Selby Lane, on the back playground, a group of 65 girls don ... Click here to read entire story.


Dayton Dragons mascot uses ASL to send heartwarming message to deaf boy

June 3, 2014

Seven-year-old Hunter loves the ... Click here to read entire story.


UPDATE: Jackson State coach did express gratitude for Mississippi State's donation

June 3, 2014

Jackson State baseball coach Omar Johnson did express gratitude for a box truck full of ... Click here to read entire story.


Dan Marino and others show support for Jim Kelly

June 3, 2014

On Monday, several former NFL greats showed up to the ... Click here to read entire story.


Vikings linebacker saves couple on Lake Minnetonka

June 3, 2014

Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway helped rescue a couple on Lake Minnetonka on Monday night after ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Roman Harper has hope for everyone

June 2, 2014

When Hurricane Katrina hit in 2005 many people did not realize how severe the storm really was ... Click here to read entire article.


Great Moments in Sportsmanship That Hit You in the Feels

May 31, 2014

Every once in a while, we, as fans, are reminded that sports are more than ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Alabama All-American prioritizes his faith

May 30, 2014

Offensive lineman Barrett Jones and his University of Alabama teammates hoisted the ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Hockey Fans Donate 21,000 Teddy Bears For Needy Children

May 29, 2014

... He was wrong... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Softball teammates carry on mothers' legacies

May 29, 2014

They are their mothers' daughters ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures PM: Obama sends personal note to Michigan grad Jordan Morgan

May 27, 2014

... Morgan, who recently achieved his graduate degree in ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures PM: Marine (Liam Dwyer) who lost leg in Iraq drives in sports car victory

May 27, 2014

Marine Staff Sgt. Liam Dwyer always knew that despite losing much of his left leg in combat he could ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures PM: Thousands attend service for coach Don Meyer

May 27, 2014

Thousands gathered on the campus of Northern State University in South Dakota on Saturday for a ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures PM: Coaches give Memorial Day thanks on Twitter

May 27, 2014

On Memorial Day, many college football coaches took time out to ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Bears RB Matt Forte gives laptops to entire inner-city Chicago football team

May 27, 2014

This is the season for giving. Yet, for ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Special Edition: Former Navy SEAL commander shares life lessons in rousing commencement speech

May 23, 2014

... In urging students to find the courage to change the world, McRaven shared these 10 life lessons ... Click here to read entire story.


Let's honor those who gave their lives for our freedom: Athletes who died fighting for our country

May 23, 2014

Memorial Day is time for all of us to reflect on our war dead ... Click here to read entire story.


Legally blind long snapper joins Tulane as walk-on

May 22, 2014

Golub has spent the past two seasons as the ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: A's donate full postseason share to charity

May 22, 2014

The Oakland Athletics players have decided to... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Special Edition: High school seniors 'Prank it Forward,' give waiter $510 tip

May 21, 2014

You might remember a video from last year that showed a ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: 'Superhero' Giants player Martellus Bennett catches fan who fell from stands after game

May 21, 2014

The Blue Ninja?... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: NHL players help Sandy victims

May 19, 2014

 Locked-out NHL players hit the ice Saturday night to ... Click here to read entire story.


Pitt players on a mission to Haiti

May 19, 2014

While Clemson coach Dabo Swinney has come under scrutiny recently for his intertwining of... Click here to read entire story.


NCAA: Boise State can help homeless recruit immediately

May 17, 2014

The NCAA is doing the right thing ... Click here to read entire story.


Matt Holliday Leads Cardinals with Quiet Confidence On and Off the Field

May 17, 2014

Matt Holliday has an unusual tattoo ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Josh Harding: MS diagnosis won't stop me

May 13, 2014

Josh Harding is battling ... Click here to read entire story.


Newest Buffalo Bills visit Jim Kelly in hospital

May 13, 2014

Former Clemson Tigers teammates Darius Robinson and ... Click here to read entire story.


WATCH: Student with cerebral palsy crosses finish line in track event

May 12, 2014

Your only limits in life are the ones you place on yourself ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Samantha Gordon on Wheaties box

May 9, 2014

In the weeks since her highlight reel went viral, football sensation Sam Gordon has ... Click here to read entire story.


National Hockey League Team signs cancer patient to one day contract

May 8, 2014

The Columbus Blue Jackets added to their roster by signing terminally ill cancer patient, Ryan Salmons. Nineteen-year-old Salmons, a long-time Blue Jackets fan, was given a ceremonial contract including ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: John Druce cycles against cancer

May 8, 2014

... Though they have seen success during the regular season, as of late the playoffs have been ... Click here to read entire story.


Eric LeGrand will speak at graduation after 'miscommunication'

May 7, 2014

So Eric LeGrand will speak at the Rutgers ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: NHL ref receives Courage Award

May 7, 2014

Kerry Fraser, a referee for the National Hockey League, was honored by... Click here to read entire story.


Watch 21-year-old Peyton Manning with David Letterman

May 6, 2014

Both Peyton Manning and David Letterman are in the twilight of their respective careers and... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Drew Brees is Donating $1MILLION for Superstorm Sandy Relief

May 6, 2014

The New Orleans Saints quarterback told CBS' 'Person to Person' in an interview to air on Friday that the donation will come through the Dream Foundation he runs with ... Click here to read entire story.


Holmes completes comeback with win at Quail Hollow

May 5, 2014

More than two years after going through brain surgery, J.B. Holmes is ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: 'I've got 1 leg, you get 1 life': Meet the inspirational high school soccer star who plays for Team USA

May 5, 2014

A one-legged soccer player has become an internet sensation after scoring an epic goal for ... Click here to read entire story.


MSU President's Report: INSIDE OUT with Kristen Kelsay

May 1, 2014

MIND SET: Kristen Kelsay knows she can do anything if she ... Click here to read entire story.


UA swimmer (John Servati) from Tupelo died saving girlfriend

May 1, 2014

Servati, a Tupelo native, died saving his girlfriend from a wall that fell and ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Jeff Juden’s making music for a greater cause

April 30, 2014

Former Major League Baseball pitcher and one-time World Series Champion Jeff Juden has seen his share of ups and downs, not just in baseball but ... Click here to read entire story.


First AIA Basketball Reunion Stirs up Memories

April 30, 2014

The ministry of Athletes in Action started 47 years ago with one man’s dream and ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Shea Emry drives to be his best at all times

April 29. 2014

... “I’m getting involved with an organization called AMI Quebec, which is Action on ... Click here to read entire story.


29-year-old rookie makes big-league debut, teammate buys dinner for 30

April 29, 2014

White Sox pitcher Scott Carroll made his major league debut on Sunday at the ripe age of 29, but that wasn't even the best thing to happen ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Blair Holliday: A life—and a program—revived at Duke

April 28, 2014

Blair Holliday looked dead. He was face down in ... Click here to read entire story.


WATCH: Young Kansas State fan battling cancer runs for touchdown

April 28, 2014

Last November, Kansas State senior defensive end Ryan Mueller befriended eight-year-old Kaiden Schroeder ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: After years of training, I'm ready for duty

April 26, 2014

There are moments in life when the whole world seems to freeze, and all ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: LSU's 'Painted Posse' undaunted for the cross

April 25, 2014

When someone in LSU's Sports Department airbrushed hand-painted crosses off ... it sparked a controversy ... Click here to read entire story.


Recruiting path of nation's second-ranked punter began with a coma

April 24, 2014

... Corbin woke up from a coma ... This was perhaps the best thing to ever happen to... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Kevin Smith does it all for the fans

April 23, 2014

There is no denying the fact that the world of professional sports would be nowhere near what it is today without the fans and ... Click here to read entire story.


San Jose Sharks continue to make an impact through Sharks Foundation

April 21, 2014

The whole team are just really good guys and understand the importance of .. Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Georgia's Mark Richt only interested in national title bids on terms that won't compromise his faith

April 17, 2014

There isn't any way to separate Mark Richt the football coach and... Click here to read entire story.


Stephen Colbert's Boston Marathon bombing reaction still rings true

April 16, 2014

... April 16, 2013, Colbert gave a two-minute intro to his show that still rings true ... Click here to read and watch the entire story.


Good Samaritan NHL Hockey Player Provides Roadside Assistance

April 16, 2014

A lot of people weren't sure quite how to react to this ... Click here to read entire story.


Hockey Community Rallies Behind Jablonski

April 15, 2014

... For Jack Jablonski, he may never take the ice again but ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: An amateur player with the mindset of a professional

April 14, 2014

Many of today’s athletes got involved with community and charitable efforts at a young age, but it’s very rare to hear a story of ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Ivory Latta is making an impact twice her size

April 12, 2014

... but her heart and drive has led her to become the ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Elizabeth Phillips of Washington University in St. Louis wins NCAA's Woman of the Year

April 12, 2014

 Cross country runner Elizabeth Phillips has won the ... Click here to read entire story.


Second Place with Grace — Tom Watson’s British Open

April 11, 2014

...  after his second place finish in the British Open, he also knows how to handle a loss ... Click here to read entire story.

 


From the Ground Up: Pro Cyclists Join Ministry in Building Mission Trip

April 10, 2014

“The opportunity to have this many elite-level athletes involved in a hands-on ministry ... Click here to read entire story.


Vincent Jackson understands the importance of education

April 9, 2014

When the Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed wide receiver Vincent Jackson in the offseason they got more ... Click here to read entire story.


High School Football Player makes life-saving tackle on school bus

April 8, 2014

Kaleb Eulls, a high school football player, tackled a 14 year-old girl on a school bus who ... Click here to read entire story.
 

CharacterMeasures Classic: Turner Gill, at Liberty, steadied by faith

April 8, 2014

Turner Gill has endured plenty of challenges ... Click here to read entire story.
 

THE DAY HATE LOST

April 7, 2014

April 15th was celebrated across Major League Baseball as ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasuresClassic: LoreeJon Hasson provides aid in every pocket

April 5, 2014

When she’s not winning World Titles, US Opens, National Championships or being recognized as Player of the Year, LoreeJon Hasson spends much of her time helping out and ... Click here to read entire story.

 

Ultimate CharacterMeasuresClassic: Meghan Vogel stops to help fallen competitor

April 5, 2014

... Arden McMath, a sophomore from Arlington High School, collapsed in front ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Bears' Davis raising funds for slain fan's family

April 3, 2014

Chicago Bears tight end Kellen Davis is turning to current and former teammates to help raise money for the family of ... Click here to read entire story.


Olympian Claressa Shields uses boxing to escape life of hardships

April 2, 2014

The ferociousness that won Claressa Shields an Olympic gold medal melted away as ... Click here to read entire story.


WATCH: Calgary Flames mascot surprises youth hockey teams with incredible experience

April 1, 2014

December 7, 2013, is a day the Black Diamond and High River youth hockey teams will never forget ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: On mission trip, Lady Bulldogs minister to orphans, ailing Haitians

March 31, 2014

The Union University women’s basketball team walked past children splashing around in sewer ditches every ... Click here to read entire story.



NCAA Tournament 2014: Louisville's Russ Smith shows a senior's class after final college game

March 29, 2014

His college basketball career ended with a missed jumpshot and perhaps a grimace, but ... Click here to read entire story.


 

CharacterMeasures Classic: Paralyzed Eric LeGrand not offended by Lolo Jones' insensitive tweets

March 29, 2014

Revered for his inspirational attitude since becoming ... Click here to read entire story.
 

 

CharacterMeasures Classic: Vince Papale is proof that hard work pays off

March 29, 2014

... Papale proved all the doubters wrong and ... Click here to read entire story.



Bruins wear Boston Fire hats before game

March 28, 2014
 
It's been a tough couple days in Boston ... Click here to read entire article.


 

CharacterMeasures Classic: Samson Mahbod keeps it fun for the kids

March 28, 2014
 

... The little things make us happy and ... Click here to read entire article.

 

CharacterMeasures Classic: Triple-A Champion manager Brett Butler testifies about the power of God

March 28, 2014

... He spoke about the importance of character and integrity – a theme ... Click here to read entire article.


Tom Brady's heartfelt message to fallen Boston firefighters

March 27, 2014

Tom Brady witnessed a ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Mark Jaffee perseveres through cerebral palsy—and writes his own Hall of Fame story

March 27, 2014

It would be easy to feel sorry for  ... Click here to read entire story.

 


CharacterMeasures Classic: Jason Babin plays a huge role for the Eagles on and off the field

March 27, 2014

Known throughout the NFL as one of the most dangerous ... Click here to read entire story.


OBU's Mastin named NAIA Coach of Character

March 26, 2014

... The award is given annually to an NAIA head coach who has embraced the five core values of the  ... Click here to read entire story.

 

Campbellsville swimming sweeps NAIA Champions of Character Team Awards

March 26, 2014

... Campbellsville sophomore Shelby Mattingly was also recognized as ... Click here to read entire story.

 

CharacterMeasures Classic: Illini's Martin is Paralympic SportsMan of Year

March 25, 2014

University of Illinois freshman Ray Martin, who won ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Aunt's encouragement never forgotten

March 25, 2014

My aunt Sharon Cash was one of my biggest inspirations and an example I had growing up of someone completely selfless. She was also the first person I lost ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: QB (Landry) Jones leads Sooners on the field, spiritually

March 24, 2014

As Oklahoma quarterback Landry Jones ministered in an orphanage in ... Click here to read entire story.


A Football Game About Hope (2008)

March 24, 2014

Gainesville State is a maximum-security correctional facility in Texas with ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: NFL donates $30 million for medical research, player safety

March 22, 2014

The NFL announced a $30 million donation to the  ... Click here to read entire story.

 
CharacterMeasures Classic: Don’t let anybody tell you what you can or can’t do (Floyd Little)

March 22, 2014

If there’s one player who understands the importance of remembering where you came from and where it all began, it’s  ... Click here to read entire story.


Padres Catcher Talks about Key to 2013 Rebound Season

March 21, 2014

Nick Hundley, the six-year veteran catcher for the San Diego Padres looks back on his 2013 season as a year when he bounced back from ... Click here to read entire story.

 

One-armed high school football players inspires community

March 21, 2014

... Anthony is a senior starter at wide receiver and also starts at linebacker ... Click here to read entire story.


A mother’s decision and a football player’s legacy

March 20, 2014

When Cincinnati Bengals receiver Chris Henry passed away after falling from a moving vehicle, his mother Carolyn made a courageous decision ... Click here to read entire story.

 
Miracles in India

March 20, 2014

For Samuel Devraj, the fact that FCA India actually exists and is thriving is nothing less ... Click here to read entire story.

 
 

A Sizeable Advantage: Immeasurables enable Fritz Waldvogel to excel for St. Thomas Football

March 19, 2014

At 5’2” tall and 105 pounds ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Wheelchair tennis player wins 468th in a row

March 19, 2014

It is surely one of the greatest winning streaks in  ... Click here to read entire story.


The Best College Football Tradition: “Picking Up Butch”

March 18, 2014

Middlebury College student athletes have helped ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Shark attack survivor wins Paralympic bronze

March 18, 2014

Paralympic swimmer Achmat Hassiem uses special motivation to go fast: He imagines being chased by the great white shark that bit off ... Click here to read entire story.


Adreian Payne's young friend Lacey helps him cut down Big Ten nets

March 17, 2014

By now, you've probably seen the stories of Michigan State star Adreian Payne and his ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Jeff Gordon receives Heisman Humanitarian Award

March 17, 2014

Jeff Gordon, whose foundation has helped fund cancer treatment programs in the United States as well as ... Click here to read entire story.

 
CharacterMeasures Classic: U.S. gold medalist Gabby Douglas: 'glory goes' to God

March 17, 2014

Gabrielle Douglas won the gold medal in the all-around women’s gymnastics event at the Olympics on Thursday and in a post-win interview said that ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: God has used 'ups & downs' of volleyball, U.S. captain says

March 15, 2014

In one way, Reid Priddy hopes that the London Olympics won't be a repeat of what happened in ... Click here to read entire story.

 
CharacterMeasures Classic: Eckstein receives ‘Courage Award’ - The Arlington Catholic Herald

March 15, 2014

In the hallway of the Top of the Town reception facility in Arlington Tuesday night, Liam O’Connor, a senior from ... Click here to read entire story.


DICK'S Sporting Goods, Jon Gruden fight cutting of youth sports

March 14, 2014

... By the end of this current decade, 27 percent of U.S. public high schools will not offer sports ... Click here to read entire story.


Andrew D’Agostini is working to put an end to Cystic Fibrosis

March 14, 2014

... One of the good relationships he’s made over the years is with ... Click here to read entire story.

 
CharacterMeasures Classic: Legally blind South Korean archer sets world marks

March 14, 2014

South Korean archer Im Dong-hyun sees only ... Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Tobin Heath's passions are Christ & soccer

March 13, 2014

Tobin Heath's love affair with the sport of soccer began early in life -- when she started playing at age ... Click here to read entire story.


Fan Wins $25,000 Super Bowl Bet For 2nd Time, Donates It All

March 13, 2014

He bet last year that the Giants, and this year, the Seahawks, would score ... Click here to read entire story.


Student Wrestler is Classy Act After Losing in State Final

Monday, March 12, 2014

The Class 3A state high school wrestling championship this week in St. Paul, Minnesota ended with a standing ovation and ... Click here to read entire story.



CharacterMeasures Classic: Steven M. Sipple: Amukamara's kindness breath of fresh air

March 12, 2014

As a member of the Super Bowl XLVI champion New York Giants, he could have ... Click here to read entire story.
 

Ending to California HS basketball game will reaffirm your faith in humanity

March 11, 2014

Just when you think that the world is a terrible, horrible, no-good, very bad place, a story comes around that reaffirms your confidence in the future of the human race ... Click here to read entire story.
 

CharacterMeasures Classic: Dunn gives up All-Star at-bats for Royals' Butler

March 11, 2014

Jake Peavy didn’t expect to play in Tuesday night’s All-Star Game, but the plan was to have White Sox teammate Adam Dunn enter in the ... Click here to read entire story.

 

Rashard Mendenhall writes final NFL chapter, retires at age 26

March 10, 2014

He’s 26, healthy and still quite good at football. Yet, Rashard Mendenhall is ... Click here to read entire story.
 

CharacterMeasures Classic: Jen Fitz-Roy rows her way into shape, success

March 10, 2014

Jen Fitz-Roy's competition-winning performance in February's world indoor rowing championships would be an amazing feat in ... Click here to read entire story.
 

Spontaneous Praise Breaks Out for WWII Vet During 8K Race

March 8, 2014

A 95-year-old veteran in full dress uniform came outside on the street to encourage and cheer runners in an 8K race but ... Click here to read entire story.

 
CharacterMeasures Classic: Denver Broncos pledge $50,000 for wildfire relief

March 8, 2014

The Denver Broncos have pledged to make a $50,000 donation to assist with relief efforts as wildfires continue to burn across ...   Click here to read entire story.


Baseball star Rivera rescues, renovates NY church

March 7, 2014

Being retired hasn't stopped Mariano Rivera from picking up one more save ...   Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Sam Bradford donates $500K to OU

March 7, 2014
 

Former Sooners standout quarterback Sam Bradford donated $500,000 Saturday to ...   Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Marcos Ambrose racing for $1 million donation in Sonoma

March 6, 2014

Children's Miracle Network Hospitals to benefit if ...   Click here to read entire story.
 

CharacterMeasures Classic: NBA bringing youth clinics to Tokyo, Moscow

March 5, 2014

The NBA’s Basketball without Borders camps will go to Tokyo and...   Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Jay Bruce, Todd Frazier help Reds romp over Pirates after Frazier saves man

March 4, 2014 

If the whole baseball thing doesn't work out for Todd Frazier, he may have discovered a second career as an ...   Click here to read entire story.


5 Inspiring Athletes Who Overcame Disabilities

March 4, 2014

... Then, there are those who inspire us with their ability to overcome ...   Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Andy Pettitte Inspires Blind 5-Year-Old To Try Baseball

March 3, 2014

Yankees pitcher Andy Pettitte surprised many when returned ...   Click here to read entire story.
 

CharacterMeasures Classic: Polo program offers Philly teens life lessons

March 1, 2014
 

Sydney Rutledge did not grow up dreaming of having ...   Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: A blessing in tragedy: Four years after almost dying in a tornado, David Wilson is set to graduate from Union
University

February 27, 2014
 

Wilson came to soccer practice one day bearing cupcakes, after his ...   Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Angela Madsen finds a second wind

February 26, 2014

In 1995, a physician at the Veterans Affairs Hospital in Long Beach, Calif., told Angela Madsen her "physical condition is a waste of ...   Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Chris Spielman's book shines a new light on his wife's struggle

February 25, 2014

Madison Spielman learned a lot from ...  Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Slater to auction surfboard to help Bali cleanup

February 25, 2014

Slater ... and was understandably aghast at seeing the large amounts of trash in the water and ...  Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Bucs sign LeGrand, DT who injured spinal cord

February 24, 2014

In a symbolic gesture, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers signed Rutgers defensive tackle Eric LeGrand, whose playing career was ended by a ...   Click here to read entire story.


SDSU's Adam Muema leaves NFL Combine early, says he's 'following God'

February 24, 2014

Former San Diego State University running back Adam Muema has left the NFL Combine early without ...   Click here to read entire story.


Kentucky giving Make-A-Wish boy Josh weekend of lifetime

February 22, 2014

John Calipari and the Kentucky Wildcats are giving a 16-year-old Kentucky boy with a ...   Click here to read entire story.


Read the note the women's ice hockey team left the men's team in the locker room

February 22, 2014

Prior to Friday's USA - Canada tilt, the Canadian women's team left ...   Click here to read entire story.


Glad's House enters Kenyan Team at Street Child World Cup

February 21, 2014

UK-based ccharity, Glad's House, is using sports as a positive way to ...   Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Masters winner Watson not ashamed of his Christian faith

February 21, 2014

There's something different about Bubba ...   Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Middle school runner and friends return lost Rockies tickets worth more than $1,500

February 20, 2014

While walking near a golf course, a Denver middle school cross country runner and his two schoolmates found what could have been a goldmine ...   Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Action sports stars rally to save endangered dolphins

February 20, 2014

The campaign to save the planet's most critically endangered dolphin species received a ...   Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Cycling helped bring Bausch back from the brink
 

February 19, 2014

Dotsie Bausch pedaled easily and took in the smell of the ...   Click here to read entire story.


 CharacterMeasures Classic: Failure not an option for Texas' Beverly Kearney

February 18, 2014

... But along with all her accolades, Kearney is equally well known for a horrific ...   Click here to read entire story.


Sportsmanship Alive and Well at Olympics - Canada Coach Lends Ski to Russian

February 17, 2014

In true Olympic spirit, Canada’s head cross-country ski coach Justin Wadsworth rushed to help ...   Click here to read entire story.


High school receives new locker room, courtesy of Dwyane Wade

February 17, 2014

There wasn’t much of a locker room here at ...   Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Amanda McGrory rules wheelchair race scene

February 15, 2014

No one tells Amanda McGrory she pushes like a girl -- at least not ...   Click here to read entire story.


Caddy's advice pays off for golfer (and caddy)

February 15, 2014

On the advice of his caddy, Stan Andrie decided to ...   Click here to read entire story.


Boston Celtics grant wish to New Zealand boy who is losing his vision

February 14, 2014

... The New Zealand native suffers from a rare genetic condition called  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Texan's Andre Johnson shows it's more blessed to give than to receive

February 12, 204

Houston Texan Andre Johnson holds nearly ...   Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Former All-American hockey player Kristen Cameron picks self up after paralyzing accident

February 11, 2014

When blades scrape across a pristine sheet of ice in the women's Frozen Four this weekend, it will be the realization ...   Click here to read read entire story.


When youth sports work -- one basketball team's lessons learned

February 10, 2014

You've probably read the stories: parents slugging referees ...   Click here to read entire story.


Denver church planter can't be sidelined

February 10, 2014

Any athlete who has been sidelined wants to get back into ...   Click here to read entire story.


WATCH: High schooler with down syndrome makes it rain threes during team's senior day

February 10, 2014

For the past four years, Bensalem High Schooler Kevin Grow has been behind the bench helping manage the Owls during every practice and ...   Click here to read entire story.


Outstanding: Sports figures among recipients of Theodore Roosevelt Rough Rider Award

February  7, 2014

What do Roger Maris, Phil Jackson and Cliff "Fido" Purpur have in common with ...   Click here to read entire story.


Super milestone: Russell Wilson's race becomes irrelevant

February 5, 2014

To my knowledge there was not one Twitter mention, sports radio segment, column or anything of that ilk related to the fact the winning quarterback in the game happened to ...   Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Willie O’Ree still spreading love of hockey 54 years after breaking NHL’s color barrier

February 4, 2014

When Willie O'Ree stepped on to the ice for the...   Click here to read entire story.


Shaun Phillips shares adorable text from son after Super Bowl loss

February 3, 2014

Shaun Phillips and the Denver Broncos lost Super Bowl XLVIII in a rout, 43-8, but he quickly gained perspective ...   Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Notre Dame's Diggins a star, on and off the court

February 1, 2014

When Skylar Diggins was younger, stepfather Maurice Scott used to tell her about Michael Jordan's famous ...   Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Tebow might be a true revelation

February 1, 2014

... Tim Tebow is not a religious symbol. He’s a shrine to the power of a ...   Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: A heart thicker than his mustache

January 29, 2014

For many hockey fans, especially those in Toronto and Calgary, the name Lanny McDonald brings to mind a ...   Click here to read entire story.


Jimmy Valvano: Don't Give Up

Januaty 29, 2014

While watching last night ESPY's award show, the audiance was reminded of ...   Click here to read entire story.


Chipper Jones rescues Freddie Freeman on four-wheeler

January 29, 2014

The traffic mess in Atlanta caused by winter weather on Tuesday has left countless drivers stranded — including ...   Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Cal Ripken Jr. visits Japanese youth

January 28, 2014

Cal Ripken Jr. took a message of hope and perseverance to Japanese children affected by the March 11 earthquake and ... Click here to read entire story.


From Softball to Bobsled: A Long Road to an Olympic Dream

January 28, 2014

Elana Meyers always dreamed of being ...   Click here to read entire story.


For Marshall's Tom Herrion, Towson's Pat Skerry, autism speaks

January 28, 2014

He is from a family known well for its commitment to athletics, particularly basketball, so naturally Robert plays hoops, soccer, flag football ...   Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Mike Danton comes to teammate's aid

January 27, 2014

Former NHL player Mike Danton was sent to prison for plotting to take a life. In his return to professional hockey, the skills he learned while incarcerated may well have saved one ...   Click here to read entire story.


A Yankee Looks at Life

January 27, 2014

Although the snow still blankets the ground here in Kansas City, the 1960 Major League Baseball season is well under way in  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Green Bay Packers Quarterback Aaron Rodgers Wins Bart Starr Award for Character and Leadership

January 27, 2014

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers was selected by his National Football League peers to ...   Click here to read entire story.


Family Goes to Playoff Despite Cancer - With Encouragement From 49ers Themselves

January 25, 2014

Even though his favorite team, the San Francisco 49ers, lost yesterday ...   Click here to read entre story.


Akron's purple-out night to support cancer-stricken coach Dan Peters

January 25, 2014

The University of Akron school colors are ...   Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Missouri Western players save toddler

January 24, 2014

Two Missouri Western football players have made a family fans for life after  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Two Points for Sportsmanship in High School Basketball

January 24, 2014

... His coach Peter Morales decided to surprise him [Mitchell Marcus] by having ...   Click here to read entire story.


Marquette's 'Coaches vs. Cancer' uniforms are very pink

January 24, 2014

... Despite having severe conference implications, Villanova ...   Click here to read entire story.


Access to Success

January 23, 2014

Access to Success's mission (from its website): "A2S empowers youth and their communities to achieve positive change through Christian-based athletic and...   Click here to read entire story.


J.R. Smith assists nervous halftime performer, plays air guitar ...

January 23, 2014

Untying opponents shoelaces is just one of J.R. Smith's many skills ...   Click here to read entire story.


Best foot forward: How shoes united two Nigerian-born basketball players

January 23, 2014

Four or five times a week after school, he would walk home, do his chores and then walk three miles to the closest ...   Click here to read entire story.


Tommy Lasorda: 'I don't like cheaters. They don't belong in the game'

January 22, 2014

Legendary Hall of Fame manager Tommy Lasorda has never been ...   Click here to read entire story.


Northwestern students 'Stand With Purdue' after shooting

January 22, 2014

Northwestern students offered Purdue students a message of ...   Click here to read entire story.


WATCH: Ricky Rubio teaches young girl bounce pass during game

January 22, 2014

... Life was so much better when you were ...   Click here to read entire story.


Ten year-old determined to run for his Disabled Brother

January 21, 2014

When 10 year-old Tobias Bass watched his big brother Titus missing out on ...   Click here to read entire story.


5th Grade Football Team Stands Up to Bullies

January 21, 2014

Bridgewater first grader Danny Keefe has faced challenges in ...   Click here to read entire story.


The Football Feel Good Story of the Year

January 21, 2014

... Players on the Olivet Eagles football team, unbeknownst to their coaches ...   Click here to read entire story.


He Taught Us How To Forgive ………… Nelson Mandela 1918 – 2013

January 20, 2014

 

A man who suffered 27 years of imprisonment because he demanded basic human rights for himself and ...   Click here to read entire story.

  
Glasgow Celtic & Rangers Unite To Launch European Culture, Diversity & Sport (& Sportsmanship) Programme

January 20, 2014
 

Glasgow was a city divided by two football teams, two beliefs, two religions, two cultures with fierce animosity over the years. However ...   Click here to read entire story.

 
Sportsmanship Is Never far Away

January 20, 2014
 

A guy walks up to me and says “I really like your Great Sportsmanship Programme ...   Click here to read entire story.


Alabama Loses Sugar Bowl But Quarterback AJ McCarron a Man of Character

January 18, 2014

... In addition, it goes without saying that any head coach’s foundational principles, the things they want to teach―to bestow upon their “team”…their athletes, are likely channeled through the team’s leader ... that leadership is logically assumed by their quarterback ...   Click here to read entire story.


Best Basketball Slogans

January 18, 2014

The best basketball slogans can bring a team together ...   Click here to read entire story.


Kevin Greene, Hall of Fame candidate, leaving Packers coaching staff

January 18, 2014

Kevin Greene is leaving the Green Bay Packers, eschewing his coaching assignment for a much more important job ...   Click here to read entire story.


Central Washington offers the ultimate act of sportsmanship

January 17, 2014

... they combined on a home run trot that celebrated the collective human spirit far more than individual ...   Click here to read entire story.


Nate Haasis Gives Up His Record

January 17, 2014

At his request, a high school quarterback's record-setting ...   Click here to read entire story.


Iker Casillas asked the ref to blow the final whistle early out of respect for Italy

January 16, 2014

Up 4-0 against a 10-man Italian side in the Euro 2012 final ...   Click here to read entire story.


Twin Gives Up Olympic Spot So Sister Can Compete

January 16, 2014

Already there is a heartwarming story out of the Olympic games in Sochi ...   Click here to read entire story.


Michigan State’s Adreian Payne’s Biggest Fan: Lacey Holsworth

January 16, 2014

 When Payne and the Michigan State basketball team were visiting a hospital where ...   Click here to read entire story.


Texas Rangers still helping West, Texas, after explosion

January 15, 2014

The Texas Rangers made a stop Tuesday in the Central Texas town devastated by ...   Click here to read entire story.


UConn football coach wants Jesus Christ to be center of team

January 15, 2014

New UConn running backs coach Ernest Jones is coming under some fire after telling the Hartford Courant he wants  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Disability Kept Him From Soccer Stardom, But His Own Animated Super Hero Turns Disease into Strength

January 15, 2014

Aaron D’Errico always wanted to play soccer like his superstar dad ...  but ...   Click here to read entire story.


An Unlikely Match

January 14, 2014

It was an unlikely match. In April of 2010, Romy, a bubbly Jewish girl from the Israeli town of Herzliya, arrived at her first basketball tournament run by PeacePlayers International (PPI) ...   Click here to read entire story.


College Basketball’s Best Tradition

January 14, 2014

College Basketball’s best tradition incorporates a little bit of waiting to build drama, some Halloween-like costuming, a favorite Christmas song, a fund-raiser for the needy, and an energetic fan base with some nervous energy as they ...   Click here to read entire story.


BOOK EXCERPT: Willie Mays: The Life, The Legend by James S. Hirsch

January 14, 2014

Considered by many baseball experts to be the best all-around player of all time, Mays was selected for the Baseball Hall of Fame in his ...   Click here to read entire story.


Hear this: Seahawks FB Derrick Coleman has one inspiring story

January 13, 2014

 

Coleman, 23, is the first legally deaf player to be ...   Click here to read entire story.


Tommy Wingels stands up for what is right
 

January 13, 2014

 

Tommy Wingels may just be getting his NHL career underway, but the 25-year-old Evanston, Illinois native has already made an impact ...   Click here to read entire story.

 
CharacterMeasures Classic: Jeff Gordon-Driving to a better tomorrow

 

January 13, 2014

 

... Aside from numerous victories and achievements, Jeff Gordon has always been an active member in support of ...    Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Mo Cheeks and Natalie Gilbert

January 11, 2014

... But my ignorance of sports notwithstanding, I have grown to deeply respect and admire Mo Cheeks ...   Click here to read entire story.


CharacterMeasures Classic: Prep runner carries foe to finish line

January11, 2014

Meghan Vogel doesn't understand what all the fuss is about ...   Click here to read entire story.


Amid the grieving, a rare act of sportsmanship

January 10, 2014

It didn't matter that his DeKalb, Ill., High School basketball team had ridden a bus two and a half hours to get to ...   Click here to read entire story.


Teen rowers give up medal dreams to help capsized foes

January 10,2014

It's always said that high school sports are supposed to teach young athletes the value of good sportsmanship ...   Click here to read entire story.


10 Acts of Good Sportsmanship

January 10, 2014

If LeBron James' ESPN special left you feeling down about the state of sports, perhaps these stories will remind you  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Sabathia: Raffle for Inner City Youth

January 9, 2014

New York Yankee pitcher, CC Sabathia and his wife Amber have teamed with the Celebrities For Charity Foundation’s Net Raffle to announce ...   Click here to read entire story.


A lesson in sportsmanship — baseball’s defining moment this season

January 9, 2014

Detroit Tigers pitcher Armando Galarraga was just one out away from pitching a perfect game ... Click here to read entire story.

 
Heart Warming Story of Good Sportsmanship

January 9, 2014

On December 2, 2012,  Spanish athlete Ivan Fernandez Anaya, running second behind Kenyan runner Abel Mutai (who won the bronze medal at the London Olympics), refused ....   Click here to read entire story.


 

Special Needs Kids Find Joy on Football Field

January 8, 2014

At a high school near Atlanta, a compassionate football coach is making a difference for kids ...   Click here to read entire story.


Kershaw: Pitching with a purpose

January 8, 2014

... “Kersh is kind of what we’re all about,” ...   Click here to read read entire story.


Love of fishing opens door to ministry

January 8, 2014

When Tony Sellars was a young boy he used to go fishing with ...   Click here to read entire story.


Will Bruin takes on larger role with Dynamo, spearheads 2013 Bald is Beautiful campaign

January 7, 2014

For the fifth straight year the Houston Dynamo and Dynamo Charities ... launched the ...   Click here to read entirestory.


Kid sacks QB at practice

Januatry 7, 2014

Zach Dacy is a five-year-old boy battling ...   Click here to read entire story.


Jason Pottinger gets new opportunity in Ottawa

January 6, 2014

 

... During his stint with the Argos he spent some time down the QEW in Hamilton, Ontario ... working closely with John Smith and Connecting Countries Adopt-a-School ...   Click here to read entire story.
 


Zach Hodskins, one-handed basketball player, gets shot at college team

January 6, 2014

Georgia teenager Zach Hodskins was told he'd never play college basketball, but now he's earned a spot on ...   Click here to read entire story.
 

2013 Best Sports Feel Good Stories

January 4, 2014

The thirteen best sports feel good stories are ...   Click here to read entire story.


Michael Schumacher update: Family, fans rally to support racing legend

January 4, 2014

... took turns by his hospital bed Friday, as fans rallied outside the hospital to ...   Click here to read entire story.


Last Runner of Chicago Marathon

January 3, 2014

During his first year of life, doctors said Maickel Melamed, born with Hypotonia, a severe muscular disorder, would ...   Click here to read entire story.


Yankees Donate Fire Truck, Ambulance

January 3, 2014

In a ceremony which took place earlier this week, the New York Yankees donated a fire truck and ambulance, along with firefighting and medical equipment, to ...   Click here to read entire story.


Painted Classic: Stockton Thunder lets kids draw on ice, and it's amazing

January 3, 2014

This is cool: The ECHL's Stockton Thunder let kids ...   Click here to read entire story.

 


NFL rookie rescues woman, her three kids and their chihuahua from car fire while driving to his first training camp

January 2, 2014

... Jonathan ‘Tig’ Willard, an undrafted free agent rookie with the Tennessee Titans, and ...  Click here to read entire story.


Surfers teach autistic kids how to catch waves 

January 2, 2014

South Carolina surfers treat autistic children to a day on the beach and teach them how to catch a wave. ...  Click here to read entire story.


Union athletes participate in community service event

January 2, 2014

The Union University campus spent Nov. 5 serving ...  Click here to read entire story.


George W. Bush Sends Alabama Kicker Encouraging Letter After Loss to Auburn

December 18, 2013

College football kicker Cade Foster has received a lot of hate messages since missing three field goal attempts in his team’s stunning loss to Auburn, but ...   Click here to read entire story.


Andre Drummond honors children lost in Sandy Hook tragedy
 

December 16, 2013

Detroit Pistons center Andre Drummond will honor the 26 people who were ...   Click here to read entire story.


Matt Ziesel Touchdown Is this Week’s Feel Good Story
 

December 16, 2013

... Matt is a special athlete who has ...   Click here to read entire story.


'Winning for Reese': Swim champ gives rival his trophy
 

December 13, 2013

Joshua Zuchowski, 9, was excited to swim against his friend Reese Branzell in a winter meet, but ...   Click here to read entire story.


Fan's Touching Story Will Make Roger Federer Your Favorite Athlete
 

December 11, 2013

Tennis star Roger Federer has long been considered one of the good guys in sports. A recent Twitter post by a young fan, however, takes Federer's sainthood to a whole new level ...   Click here to read entire story.


Andre Johnson drops $17,352 in toy shopping spree for kids
 

December 11, 2013

Houston Texans receiver Andre Johnson, for the seventh consecutive year, became ...   Click here to read entire story.


Southern Miss football coach buys his senior class suits as parting gift
 

December 9, 2013

Todd Monken, first-year head coach of the Southern Miss football team, wanted to make sure his senior class succeeded ...   Click here to read entire story.


Pro Linebacker Steps In to Replace 300 Stolen Turkeys
 

December 9, 2013

300 turkeys meant for struggling families were stolen from ...   Click here to read entire story.


Rival High School Fans Help Tornado-Shattered Team Before Big Game
 

December 4, 2013

A touching story unfolds today as one Illinois high school football team and ...   Click here to read entire story.


Tomlin fined $100K for sideline stunt; Steelers could lose draft pick
 

December 4, 2013

Pittsburgh Steelers coach Mike Tomlin has been fined $100,000 for his actions on the sideline during a ...   Click here to read entire story.


Temeka Johnson to host An Assist of Hope
 

November 22, 2013

 

It doesn’t come as a surprise that someone who is a former WNBA Rookie of the Year and a one-time WNBA champion works just hard off the court as she does on it ...   Click here to read entire story.
 

NBA fines Clippers forward Matt Barnes $25,000
 

November 15, 2013

Matt Barnes is apologizing to his Los Angeles Clippers teammates andcoaches for getting ejected and then ...   Click here to read entire story.


Former NFL WR Hurd could get life on drug charge
 

November 13, 2013

While NFL teammates and friends knew Sam Hurd as a hardworking wide receiver and married father, authorities say he was fashioning a separate identity as a wannabe ...   Click here to read entire story.


Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe arrested on marijuana possession charge
 

November 13, 2013

So far this season, the 9-0 Kansas City Chiefs have avoided serious on and off the field problems.  Now, that  no longer appears to be the case ...   Click here to read entire story.


NFL Salute to Service
 

November 11, 2013

Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck, right, along with a member of the military is ...   Click here to read entire story.


NBA, players' union donate $250,000 to Philippines efforts
 

November 11, 2013

The NBA and NBA Players Association are donating $250,000 to the ...   Click here to read entire story.


Jets' Mike Goodson indicted on weapon charges
 

November 8, 2013

Jets' Mike Goodson indicted on weapon charges ...   Click here to read entire story.


Oregon suspensions: Artis, Carter get nine games each for selling shoes
 

November 8, 2013

... The pair also will need to ...   Click here to read entire story.


Richie Incognito suspended indefinitely for alleged harassment of Jonathan Martin
 

November 4, 2013

The Miami Dolphins have indefinitely suspended guard Richie Incognito while the NFL look into his alleged involvement in the ...   Click here to read entire story.


Mike Shanahan calls Albert Haynesworth 'lazy'
 

November 1, 2013

... “The people I look at, that come back and complain or ... lack of passion and, a lot of times, a lack of character,’’  ...   Click here read entire story.


Ex-player Hamza Abdullah unleashes verbal assault against NFL on Twitter
 

October 31, 2013

... Along the way, he directly accused the NFL and its treatment of former players during and after their careers of driving them to ...   Click here to read entire story.

 

 


RCR crew chief fined, crewmen suspended for Kevin Harvick incident
 

October 31, 2013

Richard Childress Racing crew chief Paul Marcus Richmond has been fined $10,000 and a crew member suspended indefinitely as a result of ...   Click here to read entire story.


Raiders defensive coordinator flips the bird at game officials
 

October 28, 2013

Raiders defensive coordinator Jason Tarver wanted to make sure the officials knew he was upset about a controversial call on  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Former Oregon TE Colt Lyerla arrested on cocaine charge
 

October 25, 2013

Things have gone downhill fast for former Oregon tight end Colt Lyerla ...    Click here to read entire story.


Make them pay: Eight ways to punish NHL teams for players' brutish acts
 

October 25, 2013

So—who wants to see plays like John Scott's drive-by elbow to Loui Eriksson's skulleliminated from hockey? ...   Click here to read entire story.


NASCAR driver penalized for tweeting that turban-wearing man should get cavity search
 

October 23, 2013

NASCAR has placed Richard Petty Motorsports development driver Corey LaJoie on indefinite probation and will ...   Click here to read entire story.


Louisville's Chane Behanan suspended indefinitely
 

October 18, 2013

Louisville forward Chane Behanan has been suspended indefinitely for violating ...   Click here to read entire story.


Ndamukong Suh facing more discipline after hit against Browns
October 16, 2013

Detroit Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh is facing potential discipline from the NFL. ...   Click here to read entire story.

Get a grip: Cheering player injuries is despicable
October 15, 2013

We are human beings just like you ...  Click here to read entire story,


Alex Edler suspended 3 games for hit on Tomas Hertl

October 11, 2013

Tomas Hertl has had an eventful few days ...   Click here to read entire story.

 

Jaguars win will mean $100,000 for Multiple Sclerosis charity

October 11, 2013

What are the odds the winless Jacksonville Jaguars take down the Denver Broncos ...   Click here to read entire story.

 

Patrick Roy fined $10k for Avalanche coaching debut outburst

October 4, 2013

Patrick Roy's NHL coaching debut produced a victory and ...   Click here to read entire story.

 

NBA suspends Jason Kidd for first two games in DUI case

October 4, 2013

The NBA announced Kidd will miss the first two games of  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Marshall Henderson back at practice for Ole Miss but suspension looms

October 2, 2013

Mississippi coach Andy Kennedy says guard Marshall Henderson will miss ...   Click here to read entire story.


Denny Hamlin's March of Dimes award takes some sting out of painful season

September 27, 2013

Denny Hamlin tweeted Thursday afternoon that he was humbled ...   Click here to read entire story.


Former ESPN analyst Hugh Douglas arrested, charged with assaulting woman

September 25, 2013

Hugh Douglas, a former NFL Defensive Player of the Year, was arraigned in a Hartford, Conn., courtroom on Tuesday following ...   Click here to read entire story.


Report: Stripper clocks Ravens' Jacoby Jones in the head with a bottle

September 23, 2013

An exotic dancer, alcohol and birthday party ...   Click here to read entire story.


Mike Green receives James Brown Impact Award

September 20, 2013

Washington Capitals defenseman Mike Green received the James Brown Impact Award yesterday during ...   Click here to read entire story.


Source: Jets' Willie Colon fined $34,125 by NFL

September 20, 2013

... The New York Jets right guard was fined $34,125 by the league Thursday for his actions during ...   Click here to read entire story.

 

Florida State suspends two starters for rules violation

Semptember 20, 2013

Florida State has suspended two starters— ...   Click here to read entire story.


Bucs safety Dashon Goldson suspended one game for illegal hit

September 18, 2013

Bucs safety Dashon Goldson suspended one game for illegal hit ...   Click here to read entire story.


Colorado RB arrested, accused of rubbing mud in girlfriend's hair

September 18, 2013

Colorado running back Terrence Crowder was arrested early Sunday and charged with  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Now that's dumb: Lavonte David fined nearly $8K for Geno Smith late hit

September 13, 2013

Too much has been made about Buccaneers linebacker Lavonte David's big late hit (more like sideline tap) on ...   Click here to read entire story.


Lamar Odom charged with DUI

September 13, 2013

Basketball star Lamar Odom has been charged with a ...   Click here to read entire story.


Arizona State assistant AD on leave following domestic violence arrest

September 6, 2013

Arizona State reportedly has placed an assistant athletic director for recruiting on administrative leave after ...   Click here to read entire story.


Why I Watch Hockey

September 6, 2013

Why I Watch Hockey Instead: Lebron James' (NBA) championship speech used: "I" - 18 times, "We' - 0 times: Jonathan Towes' (NHL) championship speech used "I" - 0 times, "We" - 14 times.


Michael Beasley, former No. 2 overall pick, waived by Suns

S​epteember 4, 2013

... The news comes less than one month after ...   Click here to read entire story.


A Comeback for Negro Leagues Museum (A Nice Story)

August 26, 2013

With an actor’s showmanship, a man wearing black glasses and a white fedora described the player behind each of the 10 bronze statues that greeted ...   Click here to read entire story.


Will Bruin takes on larger role with Dynamo, spearheads 2013 Bald is Beautiful campaign

August 23, 2013

For the fifth straight year the Houston Dynamo and Dynamo Charities, presented by Halliburton Charitable Foundation, launched the Bald is Beautiful campaign, a campaign designed to raise money and awareness for  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Past and present NHLers come together to roast Bobby Hull to raise money for Parkinson’s Disease treatment

August 23, 2013

This past weekend, former and current NHL players came together at the Scotiabank Convention Centre in Niagara Falls, Ontario, for ...   Click here to read entire story.


Ryan Dempster suspended five games for throwing at A-Rod

August 21, 2013

Boston's Ryan Dempster was suspended for five games and fined by Major League Baseball for intentionally hitting ...   Click here to read entire story.


Bears rookie LB Jon Bostic draws $21,000 fine for illegal hit

August 21, 2013

Chicago Bears rookie linebacker Jon Bostic has been fined $21,000 by the NFL player for ...  Click here to read entire story.


Report: Von Miller facing six-game suspension

August 19, 2013

Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller will be suspended at least six games for violating the ...   Click here to read entire story.


Alabama CB Geno Smith arrested for driving under influence

August 19, 2013

... The second-year cornerback was booked at the Tuscaloosa County Sheriff's Office, according to the report, and bond was set at ...   Click here to read entire story.


Jonathan Willard pulls family from burning SUV

July 26, 2013

Heading into yesterday Jonathan “Tig” Willard was known around Tennessee as the undrafted rookie linebacker who  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Stephen Curry and Nothing But Nets team up to fight Malaria in Tanzania

July 26, 2013

Golden State Warriors point guard Stephen Curry will be heading to Tanzania in a few weeks to ...   Click here to read entire story.


Tyreke Evans is ready to make a difference in New Orleans

July 26, 2013

Just days after the Pelicans made the signing of the 6-foot-6 guard official, Evans was in a Sacramento gym spending time with ...   Click here to read entire story.


QB's piano talent a memorable gift for 11-year-old cancer patient

July 26, 2013

... See that big guy sitting there? His name is Jacob Karam. He plays quarterback for  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Ex-NFL player Larry Johnson sentenced in Las Vegas

July 24, 2013

Former NFL running back Larry Johnson pleaded no contest Tuesday to charges that he ...   Click here to read entire story.


Mississippi QB Barry Brunetti cited for misdemeanor

July 24, 2013

The Oxford police chief says Mississippi's backup quarterback Barry Brunetti was cited and charged with misdemeanor possession of ...   Click here to read entire story.


Florida's Antonio Morrison arrested and suspended

July 22, 2013

Florida linebacker Antonio Morrison has been suspended for at least the first two games of the regular season after being arrested for ...   Click here to read entire story.


Driver gets DUI for racing under influence

July 22, 2013

... According to the Santa Cruz Sentinel, Leslie Charles Hunter was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence during a race at  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Carlos Hyde dismissed by Ohio State after being named person of interest in assault

July 22, 2013

Ohio State running back Carlos Hyde was dismissed from the Buckeyes football team on Monday after being named a person of interest in a weekend assault against ...   Click here to read entire story.


Broncos' LB Von Miller suspended 4-games for violating NFL policy

July 22, 2013

Denver Broncos All-Pro linebacker is facing a four-game suspension from ...   Click here to read entire story.


Anderson University cross country recruit biking across U.S.

July 8, 2013

Anderson University men’s cross country and track and field recruit Thomas Garrigan, along with two older brothers, is bicycling across the United States this summer to raise funds and awareness for ...   Click here to read entire story.


NFL player skips White House ceremony over abortion comments

July 8, 2013

Six-time Pro Bowl center Matt Birk chose not to attend a White House ceremony because of  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Rangers honor residents of West, Texas in pregame ceremony

July 8, 2013

For a few hours Saturday, the beleaguered residents of West could put aside this spring's deadly ...   Click here to read entire story.


Yankees host Newtown residents and honor victims

July 8, 2013

The New York Yankees hosted about 4,000 residents of Newtown, Conn., during their game against ...   Click here to read entire story.


Pro golfer arrested at airport for carrying loaded gun

July 3, 2013

Professional golfer Kris Blanks was arrested at Palm Beach International Airport on Sunday after ...   Click here to read the entire story.


Big Ten removes Suzy Favor Hamilton's name from Athlete of the Year award

July 3, 2013

Former Wisconsin track star turned call-girl Suzy Favor Hamilton is no longer a ...   Click here to read the entire story.


Georgia kicker Marshall Morgan arrested on boating under influence charge

Joly 3, 2013

Georgia starting placekicker Marshall Morgan was arrested over the weekend and ...   Click here to read entire story.


Tigers pitcher Rick Porcello suspended six games for hitting Rays' Ben Zobrist

July 3, 2013

Detroit Tigers pitcher Rick Porcello was suspended six games Tuesday by Major League Baseball for throwing ...   Click here to read entire story.


Milton Bradley sentenced to 2 1/2 years-plus in domestic abuse case

July 3, 2013

Former Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Milton Bradley was sentenced Tuesday to ...   Click here to read entire story.


AP sources: MLB umpire Brian Runge dismissed after drug violation

July 3, 2013

A Major League Baseball umpire was recently dismissed for what was believed to be the first known ...   Click here to read entire story.


Oklahoma's Chuka Ndulue arrested on DUI complaint

July 1, 2013

Oklahoma defensive lineman Chuka Ndulue, who led the team in sacks last season, was arrested over ...   Click here to read entire story.


Jonathan Casillas looks to make a difference in Tampa Bay

July 1, 2013

... “I did a lot of things in high school. Every year I did tons of hours of ...   Click here to read the entire story.


Ernest Suttles booted by Nebraska after bottle-throwing incident

June 29, 2012

Nebraska freshman defensive end Ernest Suttles has been kicked off the team after ...   Click here to read entire story.


Vanderbilt suspends four football players as police conduct sex crime investigation

June 29, 2013

Four Vanderbilt football players have been suspended as Nashville police investigate claims that a sexual crime took place this week in ...   Click here to read entire story.


Colts safety Joe Lefeged latest NFL player arrested in gun possession

June 29, 2013

The NFL offseason police blotter grew by one early Saturday with the arrest of Indianapolis Colts safety Joe Lefeged on numerous ...   Click here to read entire story.


NFL suspends Colts WR for violating substance-abuse policy

June 26, 2013

Colts receiver LaVon Brazill has been suspended by the NFL for ... games ...   Click here to read entire story.


Navy quarterback Trey Miller dismissed from Academy

June 26, 2013

Trey Miller started five games for Navy last season, but ...   Click here to read entire story.


Browns rookie Ausar Walcott charged with attempted murder

June 26, 2013

A Cleveland Browns rookie is charged with attempted murder for allegedly ...  Click nere to read entire story.


Akron guard pleads guilty in drug case

June 24, 2013

Former University of Akron point guard Alex Abreu has pleaded guilty in a ...   Click here to read entire story.


Three Navy football players will be charged in rape case

June 24, 2013

Three Navy football players will be charged with rape after ...   Click here to read entire story.


Andres Rafael Garcia dismissed from Arizona State football team

June 12, 2013

Authorities say an Arizona State University football player has been arrested in connection with a ... Click here to read entire story.


Florida State receiver Greg Dent arrested, charged with ...

June 10, 2013

Florida State senior receiver Greg Dent was arrested and charged Sunday night with ...   Click here to read entire story.


Chad Johnson gets 30 days in jail after slapping attorney on rear end

June 10, 2012

Former NFL star Chad Johnson will serve 30 days in jail after violating probation in a ...   Click here to read entire story.


Cowboys DT Josh Brent tests positive for marijuana

June 7, 2013

Embattled Cowboys defensive tackle Josh Brent has tested positive for marijuana, according ...   Click here to read entire story.


Cleveland church planter is Indians' chaplain

June 7, 2013

It's easy to look at professional athletes and just see the money, fame and life in the fast lane. But ...   Click here to read entire story.


Mississippi State placed on two years probation, loses scholarships

June 7, 2013

Mississippi State was placed on two years probation and will lose ...   Click here to read entire story.


Milton Bradley convicted ...

June 5, 2013

A jury on Monday convicted former Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Milton Bradley of ...   Click here to read entire story.


Auburn point shaving scandal: Varez Ward indicted on two federal counts

June 5, 2013

Varez Ward, the former Auburn player being investigated for his alleged role in a point-shaving scandal, has been ...   Click here to read entire story.


Chris Perez drug arrest: Indians closer busted in Ohio

June 5, 2013

Cleveland Indians closer Chris Perez has been arrested on ...   Click here to read entire story.


Temeka Johnson has HOPE for everyone

June 3, 2013

Temeka Johnson of the WNBA’s Seattle Storm has been active in the community since  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Roy Hibbert fined $75,000 by NBA for ...

June 3, 2013

Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert has been fined $75,000 by the NBA for ...   Click here to read entire story.


Rams RB Isaiah Pead suspended for season opener

June 3, 2013

St. Louis Rams running back Isaiah Pead, a major disappointment last season, will be suspended without pay for the first game of the 2013 season for ...   Click here to read entire stiry.


Jason Hammel ejected after hitting batter following three straight home runs

June 3, 2013

Orioles pitcher Jason Hammel was thrown out of Saturday's game against the Detroit Tigers after ...   Click here to read entire story.


Saints WR Joe Morgan arrested for alleged DWI

May 29, 2013

New Orleans Saints wide receiver Joe Morgan was arrested and ...   Click here to read entire story.


Golson suspended for poor academic judgment

May 27, 2013

Everett Golson is out for at least the fall semester at Notre Dame, saying he has been suspended by ...   Click here to read entire story.


Jen Welter wants to inspire young females to follow their dreams

May 24, 2013

Being a professional female football player, Jen Welter has been through ...   Click here to read entire story.


Swan Racing owner helping tornado victims in home state of Oklahoma

May 24, 2013

Brandon Davis has championed various causes with ...   Click here to read entire story.


Oklahoma tornado: Matt Kemp pledges another $250K to relief efforts

May 22, 2013

Los Angeles Dodgers center fielder Matt Kemp has donated an additional $250,000 to the relief efforts following ...   Click here to read entire story.


Kevin Durant donates $1 million to Oklahoma tornado relief

May 22, 2013

Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant has given $1 million to the ...   Click here to read entire story.


Oklahoma tornado: Durant, Kemp, college athletes respond to disaster

May 22, 2013

... The sports world quickly responded to the disaster via ...   Click here to read entire story.


Bail set at $25,000 for Celtics F Williams in domestic case; gun use alleged

May 22, 2013

A judge has set bail at $25,000 for Boston Celtics basketball player Terrence Williams after he was arrested and ...   Click here to read entire story.


Johann Olav Koss continues to empower children by giving them the Right To Play

May 20, 2013

... Now, nearly 20 years after he hung up the skates for good, Koss is making a difference all around the world by educating and empowering children through  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Jets RB Mike Goodson arrested on drug, weapons charges

May 20, 2013

New York Jets running back Mike Goodson is facing drug and weapons charges after he was found in ...   Click here to read entire story.


Calen Carr continues to get others involved

May 17, 2013

... Carr is working with the ...   Click here to read entire story.


Nate Diaz Suspended Pending Internal Investigation for Use of Homophobic Slur on Twitter

May 17, 2013

Nate Diaz on Thursday was suspended by UFC officials for his use of a homophobic slur on Twitter. ...   Click here to read entire story.


Arrest warrant issued for Chad Johnson for allegedly violating probation

May 17, 2013

An arrest warrant has been issued for former NFL wide receiver Chad Johnson, who is accused of ...   Click here to read entire story.


Raffi Torres suspended for series after hit on Jarrett Stoll

May 17, 2013

Raffi Torres did it again. And he's paying. Again. ...   Click here to read entire story.


English FA approves minimum 5-game ban for racism

May 17, 2013

Racist and homophobic abuse by players in England will carry a minimum ...   Click here to read entire story.


Former Jaguars receiver Jimmy Smith serving prison term

May 15, 2013

Former Jacksonville Jaguars receiver Jimmy Smith has been sentenced to ...   Click here to read entire story.


Woman sues Eagles RB LeSean McCoy for alleged assault on 'party bus'

May 15, 2013

A woman has sued Philadelphia Eagles running back LeSean McCoy, accusing him of ...   Click here to read entire story.


Michael Waltrip crew member fired after violating substance-abuse policy

May 15, 2013

Michael Waltrip Racing has fired crew member ... after ... was indefinitely suspended by NASCAR for violating ...   Click here to read entire story.


Joe Gibbs' Nationwide crew chief fined, placed on probation

May 15, 2013

NASCAR fined Joe Gibbs Racing Nationwide Series crew chief Adam Stevens $10,000 and ...   Click here to read entire story.


Woman sues 76ers' Nick Young, claims sexual battery

May 15, 2013

Philadelphia 76ers guard Nick Young is being sued by a Los Angeles woman who claims ...   Click here to read entire story.


Devonte Fields: TCU suspends top defensive end for two games, out for LSU

May 15, 2013

TCU starting defensive end Devonte Fields has been suspended the first two games of the2013 season for violating ...   Click here to read entire story.


Colorado QB Jordan Webb arrested, charged with assault

May 13, 2013

University of Colorado quarterback Jordan Webb and ...   Click here to read entire story.


Titus Young arrested third time within a week

May 13, 2013

Former NFL wide receiver Titus Young is a troubled man, ...   Click here to read entire story.


Legally blind vaulter, Charlotte Brown, competes at Texas state meet

May 13, 2013

A legally blind 15-year-old pole vaulter cleared three heights at the Texas state championship but ...   Click here to read entire story.


Columbia football player charged with hate crime

May 10, 2013

A Columbia University football player has been charged with a hate crime for allegedly ...   Click here to read entire story.


Bulls forward Taj Gibson fined $25,000 for tirade

May 10, 2013

The NBA fined Chicago Bulls forward Taj Gibson $25,000 for his tirade at officials after ...   Click here to read the entire story.

Oklahoma QB Kendal Thompson arrested for public intoxication

May 10, 2013

Oklahoma quarterback Kendal Thompson was arrested early Friday morning for alleged public intoxication and ...   Click here to read entire story.


SEC arrests: Missouri, Florida and Georgia lead conference in arrests over past three years

May 10, 2013

LSU tailback Jeremy Hill was arrested last month and ...   Click here to read entire story.


Duke's Blair Holliday, injured in jet ski accident, pins nurse who saved his life

May 10, 2013

Former Duke player Blair Holliday doesn’t remember much about the day a jet ski collision nearly cost him his life and left him with ...   Click here to read entire story.

 

Moving encounter with fan helps Dodgers' Kemp refocus

May 8, 2013

Something struck Matt Kemp on ...   Click here to read entire story.


Titus Young arrested twice in California

May 8, 2013

Authorities say former Detroit Lions wide receiver Titus Young was arrested on ...   Click here to read story.


Utah referee punched by player dies in hospital

May 6, 2013

A Utah soccer referee who slipped into a coma after being punched by a teenage player during a game a week ago ...   Click here to read entire story.



Cardinals LB Daryl Washington charged with aggravated assault

May 6, 2013

Arizona Cardinals linebacker Daryl Washington was arrested Friday after being accused of assaulting his ...   Click here to read entire story.


Jeff Bauman, bombing survivor, leads cheers at Bruins game

May 6, 2013

Jeff Bauman, a double-amputee and survivor of the ...   Click here to read entire story.


Fan voting for 2013 Season-long Kia Community Assist Award tips off today

May 3, 2013

... The award recognizes the NBA player who best reflects the  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Sirigu, Veratti suspended two games each for brawl involvement

May 3, 2013

Leaders Paris St Germain will be without ...   Click here to read entire story.


Jets cut two after arrests for possession of marijuana

May 3, 2013


New York Jets defensive end Claude Davis and cornerback Cliff Harris were cut a day after they were arrested and ...   Click here to read entire story.


​LB Washington faces domestic dispute allegation

May 3, 2013

... Now, Washington faces perhaps more serious ...   Click here to read entire story.


Providence forward charged with domestic simple assault

May 3, 2013

Providence sophomore forward LaDonte Henton was arrested and ...   Click here  to read entire story.


Bruins' Ference suspended one game for elbowing Leafs' Grabovski in head

May 3, 2013

The NHL on Thursday suspended Boston Bruins defenseman Andrew Ference one game for ...   Click here to read entire.


Jeremy Roenick is all for hard work and giving back

May 1, 2013

...  Roenick has always understood how important it is to ...   Click here to read entire story.


Pitt dismisses two players after drug-related incident

May 1, 2013

... Carswell and Williams, along with junior defensive tackle Khaynin Mosley-Smith, were ...   Click here to read entire story.

Jaguars WR Justin Blackmon suspended four games by NFL

May 1, 2013

... Blackmon was in violation of ...   Click here to read entire story.


Nate Starks, elite running back recruit, dismissed from high school

May 1, 2013

Nate Starks, a rising senior running back at Bishop Gorman in Las Vegas and a four-star recruit coveted by the likes of Notre Dame, Alabama, Oklahoma and USC has been ...   Click here to read entire story.


LSU running back Hill arrested for battery

April 29, 2013

LSU leading running back Jeremy Hill, already serving two years' probation in connection with a  ...   Click here to read the entire story.


NBA playoffs: J.R. Smith suspended one game for throwing elbow at Jason Terry

April 29, 2013

J.R. Smith has been suspended for Game 4 of the New York Knicks' series with the Boston Celtics for elbowing Celtics guard Jason Terry in the ...   Click here to read entire story.


UEFA fines Inter Milan $58K, England $1.7 million

April 29, 2013

has fined Inter Milan 58,500 for its fans' racist abuse against ...   Click here to read entire story.

 

Celtics honor police, 1st responders at TD Garden

April 29, 2013

The TD Garden was swarming with ... outside the building and on the floor ...   Click here to read entire story.


NFL Draft prospect Tharold Simon arrested Thursday

April 29, 2013

Former LSU cornerback Tharold Simon, projected by Sporting News to be ...
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Oregon Ducks spring game uniforms honor military members

April 29, 2013

... When they take the field, they'll wear uniforms that have a nod to ...    Click here to read entire story.


Three Pitt players detained during drug bust

April 29, 2013

Three Pittsburgh players were detained during a drug bust orchestrated by ...   Click here to read entire story.


NFL Draft 2013: Stricken ex-Saints player Gleason announces team's pick

April 29, 2013

The New Orleans Saints added emotion to ...   Click here to read entire story.


Two crewmen face charges in fight after Richmond race

April 29, 2013

Two Richard Childress Racing crewmen were arrested and ...   Click here to read entire story.


Toyota’s reputation takes a hit with Joe Gibbs Racing penalties

April 26, 2013

... JGR was having trouble with ...   Click here to read entire story.


Browns' Quentin Groves arrested on solicitation charge

April 26, 2013


Cleveland Browns linebacker Quentin Groves faces a solicitation charge after being arrested as part of ...   Click here to read entire story.


Yankees prospect Mason Williams arrested, facing DUI charge

April 26, 2013

New York Yankees outfield prospect Mason Williams was arrested early Thursday and ...   Click here to read entire story.


Joe Andruzzi's speech a touching moment at NFL Draft

April 26, 2013

Former New England Patriots offensive lineman Joe Andruzzi’s heartfelt speech toward ...   Click here to read entire story.


Muggsy Bogues inspires others to believe in themselves

April 24, 2013

Muggsy’s work ethic and confidence comes from  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Johnny Sauter loses 25 points for unapproved fuel cell in truck race at Kansas

April 24, 2013

Camping World Truck Series points leader Johnny Sauter was docked 25 points and crew chief Joe Shear was suspended for ...   Click here to read entire story.


Suarez handed 10-game ban for biting opponent

April 24, 2013

Liverpool striker Luis Suarez was banned for 10 matches by the English Football Association on Wednesday for biting an opponent during ...   Click here to read entire story.


Rutgers suspends men's lacrosse coach for verbal abuse allegations

April 22, 2013

Rutgers University has suspended its head men's lacrosse coach as it investigates allegations of ...   Click here to read entire story.


Virginia Tech RB Michael Holmes arrested

April 22, 2013

... Holmes was charged with two counts of simple assault and ...   Click here to read entire story.


Rolando McClain arrested, charged with disorderly conduct, resisting arrest

April 22, 2013

Baltimore Ravens linebacker Rolando McClain was arrested on Sunday night in ...   Click here to read entire story.


Legendary broadcaster Al Michaels arrested on DUI charges

April 22, 2013

NBC's Al Michaels, one of was the most iconic broadcasters in sports history, was arrested Friday night in Santa Monica, Calif. and ...   Click here to read entire story.


Miami LB Gabe Terry suspended after arrest

April 20, 2013

Miami linebacker Gabe Terry was suspended indefinitely by the Hurricanes on Friday, after he was arrested and charged with ...   Click here to read entire story.


Falcons' William Moore arrested on simple battery charge

April 19, 2013

Atlanta Falcons safety William Moore was arrested on ...   Click here to read entire story.

 

Brad Keselowski, Penske Racing hit with major penalties, suspensions for illegal parts

April 18, 2013

NASCAR handed down major penalties Wednesday for defending Sprint Cup champion Brad Keselowski and Penske Racing teammate ...   Click here to read entire story.


Ryan White suspended 5 games; Shanahan gives another good explanation

April 18, 2013

... White, a forward for the Montreal Canadiens, was suspended five games on Wednesday for an illegal check to ...   Click here to read entire story.


Yovani Gallardo DUI: Brewers ace arrested, cited with ...

April 17, 2013

Milwaukee Brewers righthander Yovani Gallardo was arrested early Tuesday and ...   Click here to read entire story.


Trucks champ Ron Hornaday faces sanctions in Rockingham wreck

April 15, 2013

Four-time Camping World Truck Series champion Ron Hornaday faces sanctions that could range from a fine to ...   Click here to read entire story.


DeJuan Blair faces potential jail time, Spurs subpoenaed in jewelry lawsuit

April 14, 2013

San Antonio Spurs center DeJuan Blair owes more than ...   Click here to read entire story.


Bulls’ Richard Hamilton suspended one game for throwing elbow

April 14, 2013

The NBA suspended Chicago Bulls guard Richard Hamilton for one game without pay for throwing an elbow and ...   Click here to read entire story.


Carlos Carrasco suspension: Indians SP gets 8-game ban for hitting Kevin Youkilis

April 13, 2013

... Carrasco denied the pitch was intentional, but ...   Click here to read entire story.


Dodgers-Padres brawl: Quentin suspended 8 games, Hairston 1

April 13, 2013

Padres slugger Carlos Quentin was suspended eight games Friday and Los Angeles Dodgers infielder Jerry Hairston Jr. one by Major League Baseball for ...   Click here to read entire story.


Ex-NFL player Hurd pleads guilty to drug charge

April 12, 2013
 

Former NFL wide receiver Sam Hurd pleaded guilty Thursday to trying to buy cocaine and ...   Click here to read entire story.


Bowers pleads guilty, has gun charges eliminated

April 11, 2013


Felony gun charges that could have led Da’Quan Bowers down the same path to prison as ...   Click here to read entire story.


Anton Volchenkov suspended 4 games for 'reckless elbow' of Brad Marchand

April 11, 2013

When Anton Volchenkov elbowed Brad Marchand in the ...   Click here to read entire story.


Jorge Soler suspension: Cubs OF prospect gets 5-game ban for bat-wielding tirade

April 11, 2013

Chicago Cubs minor league outfielder Jorge Soler has been suspended for five games and ...   Click here to read entire story.


UFC suspends Matt Mitrione for comments on transgender fighter

April 9, 2013

Hours after heavyweight Matt Mitrione called transgender fighter Fallon Fox “a ...   Click here to read entire story.


Ex-Auburn DB pleads guilty to first-degree robbery

April 8, 2013

Former Auburn defensive back Mike McNeil received a ...   Click here to read entire story.
 

Texas WR Sanders arrested on DWI charge

April 8, 2013

University of Texas receiver Kendall Sanders has been arrested on ...   Click here to read entire story.


Greek player Giorgos Katidis banned 5 games for Nazi salute

April 6, 2013

A Greek professional soccer player has received a five-match ban for giving a Nazi-style salute after ...   Click here to read entire story.


Marc-Edouard Vlasic draws max fine for slashing Dany Heatley

April 6, 2013

... San Jose defenseman Marc-Edouard Vlasic trotted out the old ...   Click here to read entire story.

 

Auburn football program under fire, now facing drug use allegations

April 5, 2013

While reports of possible NCAA violations percolate around the Auburn football program and ...   Click here to read entire story.

 

Steelers' Ta'amu gets probation in drunken crashes

April 5, 2013

Pittsburgh Steelers nose tackle Alameda Ta'amu has been sentenced to ...   Click here to read entire story.
 

Daryl Washington suspension a setback for rebuilding Arizona Cardinals

April 4, 2013

The Arizona Cardinals’ uphill battle to compete in the NFC West next season grew even more ...   Click here to read entire story.

 

Report: Auburn paid players, changed grades under Gene Chizik

April 4, 2013

A scathing report alleges Auburn paid football players "several ...   Click here to read entire story.

 

Rutgers coach Mike Rice fired following abusive actions

April 4, 2013
 

Based upon recently revealed information and a review of previously discovered issues, Rutgers has ...   Click here to read entire story.
 

Louisville's Kevin Ware: 'Everything happens for a reason'

April 4, 2013

"[Coach Rick Pitino] glanced at my leg, and his eyes just got huge,” Ware told ESPN ...   Click here to read entire story.

 

Penn State recruit Zayd Issah arrested, allegedly uses counterfeit money at McDonald's

March 29, 2013

Penn State recruit Zayd Issah was arrested earlier this month and charged with multiple ...   Click here to read entire story.

Lions' Spievey arrested after fight over child support

March 28, 2013

Detroit Lions safety Amari Spievey was arrested Tuesday in Connecticut and after a fight with ...   Click here to read entire story.


Colorado Rapids MF Drew Moor suspended two games

March 28, 2013

Colorado Rapids forward Drew Moor will be suspended two games by ...   Click here to read entire story.

Marshall Henderson flips middle fingers to fans after La Salle loss (VIDEO)

March 27, 2013

Ole Miss guard Marshall Henderson became one of the must-see players in the ...   Click here to read entire story.


Tiger Woods may be No. 1 again, but his mouth gets a zero

​March 26, 2013

... Woods maintained proper golf decorum. At least until ...   Click here to read entire story.


Two FSU sprinters arrested for shooting incident, suspended by school

March 25, 2013

Two of the nation's top sprinters were suspended by Florida State officials Thursday, hours after the athletes were arrested following an early morning poolside  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Rams CB Trumaine Johnson cited for DUI in Montana

March 23, 2013

St. Louis Rams cornerback Trumaine Johnson was arrested on a misdemeanor ...   Click here to read entire story.


NHL suspends Joffrey Lupul two games for hit on Victor Hedman

March 22, 2013

Joffrey Lupul of the Toronto Maple Leafs has been suspended ...  Click here to read entire story.


Former Dolphin Mark Duper arrested and ...

March 21, 2013

Former Miami Dolphins Pro Bowl wide receiver Mark Duper has been arrested and accused of ...   Click here to read entire story.

Pac-12 fines Arizona's Miller $25,000

March 18, 2013

The Pac-12 Conference fined Arizona coach Sean Miller $25,000 on Sunday for  ...   Click here to read entire story.

JMU star Rayshawn Goins arrested; status for NCAAs unclear

March 18, 2013

Rayshawn Goins, James Madison's leading scorer, was arrested ...   Click nere to read entire story.


Two high school football players found guilty in rape

March 17, 2013

Two members of the high school football team that is the pride of Steubenville were ...   Click here to read entire story.

Nazi salute gets soccer player banned for life

March 17, 2013

Greek soccer player Giorgos Katidis has been banned from his national team for life after giving a Nazi salute while ...   Click here to read entire story.


Tigers minor leaguer linked to Biogenesis suspended 100 games

March 16, 2013

Detroit Tigers minor leaguer Cesar Carrillo was suspended 100 games on Friday for his connection to Biogenesis, according to  ...   Click here to read entire story.

Quinton Carter arrested for allegedly cheating on craps in Las Vegas

March 15, 2013

Denver Broncos safety Quinton Carter is facing felony charges in Nevada alleging that he cheated at ...   Click here to read entire story.


Syracuse dismisses Pierce-Brewster and Walls

March 14, 2013

 Syracuse coach Scott Shafer has dismissed Markus Pierce-Brewster and Davon Walls for  ...   Click here to read entire story.

MLS suspends Real Salt Lake's Abdoulie Mansally

March 14, 2013

The MLS Disciplinary Committee suspended Real Salt Lake defender Abdoulie Mansally one game and fined him an undisclosed amount for violent conduct against ...   Click here to read entire story.

Texas WR Jones charged with felony assault

March 13, 2013

Texas sophomore wide receiver Cayleb Jones was charged Tuesday with felony aggravated assault of a ...   Click here to read entire story.

Crean says he has apologized to Michigan assistant

March 11, 2013

Indiana coach Tom Crean says he has apologized to Michigan assistant Jeff Meyer for  ...   Click here to read entire story.

Renaldo Balkman banned for choking teammate

March 11, 2013

Former NBA player Renaldo Balkman will be looking for a new country to play in after ...   Click here to read entire story.

Report: USC basketball suspends players involved in Spokane fight

March 11, 2013

USC interim basketball coach Bob Cantu has suspended  ...   Click here to read entire story.

Washington tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins arrested for suspicion of DUI

March 11, 2013

A Seattle police report on an incident involving Washington tight end Austin Seferian-Jenkins said the driver of a vehicle involved in ...   Click here to read entire story.

Report: Jennifer Capriati arrest warrant sought

March 9, 2013

The North Palm Beach Police Department is reportedly seeking an arrest warrant for former tennis-star Jennifer Capriati for ...   Click here to read entire story.

New Mexico suspends reserve Demetrius Walker indefinitely

March 6, 2013

New Mexico backup guard Demetrius Walker has been suspended indefinitely for ...   Click here to read entire story.

Flyers' Zolnierczyk suspended four games for hit on Senators' Lundin

March 4, 2013

Harry Zolnierczyk was suspended four games Sunday by the National Hockey League, which banned the Philadelphia Flyers forward for an incident during ...    Click here to read entire story.

New York Rangers fume over Patrick Kaleta's hit on Brad Richards

March 4, 2013

Kaleta was given a five-minute major and a ...   Click here to read entire story.

Auburn dismisses defensive lineman Sigler

March 3, 2013

Auburn has dismissed defensive tackle Devaunte Sigler for  ...   Click here to read entire story.

Dallas Stars' Jamie Benn fined $10,000 for cross-checking

March 3, 2013

No suspension on the play. Surprising? ...   Click here to read entire story.

D.C. United star Dwayne De Rosario suspended for head butt

March 1, 2013

D.C. United captain Dwayne De Rosario will miss the first ...   Click here to read entire story.

St. John’s suspends leading scorer D’Angelo Harrison for season

March 1, 2013

The pursuit by St. John’s for a second NCAA Tournament bid in three seasons will continue without leading scorer D’Angelo Harrison, who has been suspended for ...   Click here to read entire story.


NCAA hits Saint Mary’s with four years of probation

March 1, 2013

NCAA hits Saint Mary’s with four years of probation ...   Click here to read entire story.

Will Allen helps lead kids on the right path in life

March 1, 2013

When you grow up with great role models, you turn into  ...   Click here to read entire story.

'Operation First Base' draws hundreds of children from Baton Rouge area

March 1, 2013

Hundreds of Baton Rouge-area children from underserved neighborhoods heard  ...   Click here to read entire story.

Karim Benzema of Real Madrid caught speeding 60 mph over limit

February 28, 2013

... Police say Benzema has been charged with reckless driving after being caught going ...   Click here to read entire story.

Minor hockey coach jailed for assault on 13-year-old player

February 28, 2013

... [Marton] Tremblay, a pee wee coach in suburban Vancouver, was sentenced Tuesday to 15 days in jail for ...   Click here to read entire story.


Colorado defensive lineman Samson Kafovalu buffalo-bumps brick wall

February 28, 2013

... Colorado defensive lineman Samson Kafovalu was arrested over the weekend while trying to ...   Click here to read entire story.


Warriors' Lee, Pacers' Hibbert suspended one game, report says

February 28, 2013

Golden State Warriors forward David Lee and Indiana Pacers center Roy Hibbert have been suspended for one game for ...   Click here to read entire story.


Arrested Alabama players dismissed from team

February 28, 2013

Nick Saban announced Wednesday that the four Alabama players arrested after ...   Click here to read entire story.


NASCAR driver Clements suspended for 'insensitive' remarks

February 28, 2013

NASCAR on Wednesday indefinitely suspended Nationwide Series driver Jeremy Clements for making ...   Click here to read entire story.


Drake suspends backups Matt Bowie, Kori Babineaux

February 27, 2013

Drake coach Mark Phelps has suspended reserves Matt Bowie and Kori Babineaux indefinitely for ...   Click here to read entire story.


San Jose Sharks forward Ryane Clowe suspended two games

February 26, 2013

... Clowe got a two-game suspension for ...   Click here to read entire story.

Utah defensive lineman charged in wife's beating, dismissed from team

February 25, 2013

A University of Utah defensive lineman has been dismissed from the team after being charged with beating and ...   Click here to read entire story.


Georgia player arrested after filing false police report

February 24, 2013

To be a college student, Georgia’s Ty Flournoy-Smith allegedly committed a pretty dumb crime. ...   Click here to read entire story.


DeMario Mayfield, Charlotte's leading scorer, dismissed

February 23, 2013

UNC-Charlotte guard DeMario Mayfield, who hasn’t played since Jan. 26 because of  ...  Click here to read entire story.


Taylor Hall suspended two games for hit on Cal Clutterbuck

February 23, 2013

Edmonton Oilers forward Taylor Hall was suspended for  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Middle Tennessee players arrested after fight

February 21, 2013

Middle Tennessee football players Jared Singletary, Marcus Henry and Adam Stickel are facing charges after being arrest following ...   Click here to read entire story.


Canucks' Hansen suspended 1 game

February 21, 2013

 Vancouver Canucks forward Jannik Hansen has been suspended for one game by the NHL on Wednesday for ...   Click here to read entire srory.


Patriots' Dennard convicted of assaulting officer

February 20, 2013

 New England Patriots cornerback Alfonzo Dennard was convicted Wednesday of assaulting a police officer in ...   Click here to read entire story.


N.C. State fullback Logan Winkles charged with DWI

February 20, 2013

North Carolina State fullback Logan Winkles was arrested Saturday and charged with driving while impaired and  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Mark Giordano fined $10K for slewfoot on Roussel

February 20, 2013

Calgary Flames defenseman Mark Giordano is out $10,000 for  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Ex-NC State coach Sidney Lowe arrested, charged with not paying state taxes

February 19, 2013

Sidney Lowe, an assistant coach with the Utah Jazz who coached N.C. State from 2006 through 2011, was arrested Monday and charged with three misdemeanor ...   Click here to read entire story.


Mississippi State's Roquez Johnson suspended indefinitely

February 19, 2013

Mississippi State forward Roquez Johnson has been suspended indefinitely after  ...   Click here to read entire story.


Bucs DE Da'Quan Bowers arrested on gun charge at airport

February 19,2013

Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive end Da'Quan Bowers was arrested at New York City’s ...   Click here to read entire story.

Former Georgia LB Alec Ogletree cited for DUI, report says

February 17, 2013

Ogletree is projected as a mid-first round pick in April’s NFL ...   Click here to read entire story.


Susquehanna suspensions: Dozen football players kicked off for Harlem Shake weight room video

February 16, 2013

Susquehanna University's athletic director has dismissed  ...   Click here to read entire story.


NBA All-Star Weekend set to raise thousands of dollars for charity

February 15, 2013

With the 62nd NBA All-Star Game just around the corner, the highly anticipated weekend will feature something different ...   Click here to read entire story.

Olympic sprinter Oscar Pistorius charged with murder of girlfriend

February 14, 2013

Oscar Pistorius has been charged with the murder of his girlfriend after model Reeva Steenkamp was ...   Click here to read entire story.

Connecticut center Enosch Wolf arrested, suspended from team

February 12, 2013

Connecticut center Enosch Wolf has been suspended from the team following his arrest Monday in what police describe as a ...   Click here to read entire page.

Report: Four Alabama players arrested, charged with armed robbery

February 12, 2013

...  were charged with second-degree robbery and ...   Click here to read entire story.

Maryland's Isaiah Ross suspended; won't play 2013 season

February 10, 2013

... According to the Baltimore Sun, the only offense cited in the university's "Policy on Conduct and Ethics for Student-Athletes" and the "Drug Policy for Student-Athletes" that specifically mandates a yearlong suspension is ...   Click here to read entire story.


San Jose State star James Kinney suspended; his season is over

February 10, 2013

... That means Kinney's career is ...   Click here to read entire story.

Miami (Fla.) linebacker Eddie Johnson suspended indefinitely

February 10, 2013

Miami linebacker Eddie Johnson, expected to lead the linebacker unit this spring, has been ...   Click here to read entire story.

Ole Miss' Reginald Buckner ejected for punching Missouri’s Laurence Bowers

February 10, 2013

... With about 7 1/2 minutes to go and the Rebels down big, Buckner was ejected for ...   Click here to read entire story.

Mississippi State suspends guard Jalen Steele

February 10. 2013

Mississippi State coach Rick Ray is down to just six scholarship players plus two walk-ons after he suspended guard Jalen Steele indefinitely Saturday for ...   Click here to read entire story.

Leafs' Mikhail Grabovski faces NHL disciplinary hearing on Max Pacioretty bite

February 10, 2013

Toronto Maple Leafs forward Mikhail Grabovski faced allegations of ...   Click here to read entire story.

Florida CB Purifoy facing drug possession charge

February 8, 2013

Florida cornerback Loucheiz Purifoy is facing a misdemeanor charge of ...   Click here to read entire story.

USC tight end Junior Pomee arrested, facing five felony charges

February 8, 2013

... Pomee, who played in every game last season but caught no passes, was arrested on suspicion of ...   Click here to read entire story.

NBA Coaches for Kids program tips off its fifth year

February 8, 2013

The program is a collaborative effort between NBA head coaches and athletic trainers in conjunction with  ...   Click here to read entire story.

49ers kicker perseveres through good, bad times

February 8, 2013

... This year, however, has been a time of want for [David] Akers, even though the 49ers will vie for a Super Bowl title  ...   Click here to read entire story.

NMSU's Watson charged with assault

February 7, 2013

A suspended New Mexico State University basketball player ... Tyrone P. Watson was charged with ...   Click here to read entire story.

Todd Helton DUI arrest: Rockies star nabbed near Denver-area home

February 7, 2013

Colorado Rockies first baseman Todd Helton was arrested Wednesday morning and ...   Click here to read entire story.

Murray State’s Zay Jackson sentenced in parking lot assault

February 6, 2013

Murray State sophomore guard Zay Jackson must spend 49 more days in jail for penance in an assault case last fall in ...   Click here to read entire story.

Metta World Peace suspended one game for striking Brandon Knight

February 6, 2013

Los Angeles Lakers forward Metta World Peace has been suspended one game without pay for grabbing Detroit Pistons guard Brandon Knight around ...   Click here to read entire story.

Tennessee senior Kenny Hall arrested

Februart 6, 2013

Tennessee’s once-promising season continues to spiral out of control as the Vols absorbed another off-court hit Tuesday morning when senior forward Kenny Hall was arrested and charged with ...   Click here to read entire story.

Boise State suspends safety, tight end

February 5, 2013

 Boise State officials say two players have been suspended from the school for violating  ...   Click here to read entire story.

Suns forward Michael Beasley cited for multiple traffic violations

February 5, 2013

Phoenix Suns forward Michael Beasley is due in court next week after ...   Click here to read entire story.

Texas A&M suspends DL Kirby Ennis after arrest

February 4, 2013

Texas A&M defensive lineman Kirby Ennis has been suspended from the team after being arrested on  ...   Click here to read entire story.

Texas quarterback busted for being drunk, fake ID

February 3, 2013

A freshman backup quarterback at the University of Texas was arrested Saturday in Austin for  ...   Click here to read entire story.

Capitals’ John Erskine suspended three games for elbowing

February 3, 2013

The NHL suspended Washington Capitals defenseman John Erskine for three games for elbowing Philadelphia Flyers forward ...   Click here to read entire story.

Seahawks Hill held on charges of domestic violence

February 2, 2013

Seahawks linebacker Leroy Hill has made his first court appearance since he was ...   Click here to read entire story.

Matt Barnes suspended: Clipper gets one game for run-in with Greg Stiemsma

February 2, 2013

Los Angeles Clippers forward Matt Barnes has been suspended one game without pay for striking Greg Stiemsma of the Minnesota Timberwolves in the ...   Click here to read entire story.

Ex-Ohio State star indicted in shooting

February 1, 2013

Former Ohio State football star Jim Stillwagon has been indicted on charges  ...   Click here to read entire story.

Former NASCAR driver Tyler Walker arrested after high-speed chase

February 1, 2013

Tyler Walker, a former Nationwide and Camping World Truck Series driver suspended for violating NASCAR’s drug policy in 2007, was arrested after ...   Click here to read entire story.

New Mexico State suspends Tyrone Watson in wake of fight

February 1, 2013

New Mexico State coach Marvin Menzies on Thursday suspended Tyrone Watson indefinitely after the senior forward was accused of ...   Click here to read entire story.

Colin McDonald suspension: Islanders forward gets 2 games for boarding Ben Lovejoy

January 31, 2013

Colin McDonald, attempting to carve out a permanent NHL roster spot with the New York Islanders after ...   Click here to read entire story.

Arizona's Ka'Deem Carey kicked out of basketball game

January 31, 2013

Arizona standout running back Ka’Deem Carey’s offseason isn’t off to a great start ...   Click here to read entire story.

Ndamukong Suh reportedly helps save Louie Anderson on celebrity diving show

January 29, 2013

... Ndamukong Suh reportedly helps save Louie Anderson on celebrity diving show ...   Click here to read entire story.

Louisville's Wayne Blackshear, Kevin Ware won't play tonight vs. Pitt

January 29, 2013

The Louisville Cardinals, losers of three consecutive games, lost two key players for ...   Click here to read entire story.

Report: Kwame Harris, former NFL player, charged with beating ex-boyfriend

January 29, 2013

Former NFL offensive lineman Kwame Harris has been charged with felony domestic violence after allegedly ...   Click here to read entire story.

Chelsea's Eden Hazard charged by FA for kicking ball boy

January 28, 2013

The English Football Association charged Chelsea winger Eden Hazard on Friday for ...   Click here to read entire story.

Ravens safety Bernard Pollard fined $15,250 for hit on Wes Welker

January 26, 2013

... The hit occurred on a ...   Click here to read entire story.

(EVEN DOGS HAVE CHARACTER) Sled dog thrives despite being blind 

January 25, 2013

When Gonzo started tripping over his food dish three years ago, no one could explain or ...   Click here to read entire story.

Texans linebacker Bradie James goes from 'mess' to 'message'

January 25, 2013

... James eventually came to a crisis of faith as he began to question why ...   Click here to read entire story.

DBU Patriettes minister to London churches, schools

January 25, 2013

The Dallas Baptist University Patriettes drill team traveled to London ...   Click here to read entire story.

Ravens rookie talks faith and football

January 25, 2013

Baltimore Ravens rookie Justin Tucker may be turning heads for hitting 12 out of 13 field goal attempts this season, but ...   Click here to read entire story.

North Carolina suspends Leslie McDonald for three games

January 24, 2013

... The specific reason for the suspension was ...   Click here to read entire story.

Brayden Schenn suspended: Flyer gets one game, first ban of season

January 24, 2013

... The league announced on Wednesday that Philadelphia Flyers forward Brayden Schenn was suspended one game for ...   Click here to read entire story.

Tom Brady fined $10,000 for sliding into Ed Reed during AFC title game

January 24, 2013

The NFL has fined New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady $10,000 for ...   Click here to read entire story.

Justin Sellers arrest: Dodgers IF nabbed after motorcycle chase

January 23, 2013

Los Angeles Dodgers infielder Justin Sellers was arrested Saturday afternoon in Sacramento after ...   Click here to read entire story.

Report: Frank Haith to be charged with unethical conduct in Miami investigation

January 22, 2013

Missouri basketball coach Frank Haith, who coached at Miami from 2004 until 2011, will likely be charged with unethical conduct and ...   Click here to read entire story.

Mavericks’ Shawn Marion fined $25,000 for criticizing officials

January 20, 2013

Mavericks’ Shawn Marion fined $25,000 for criticizing officials ...   Click here to read entire story.

Muschamp suspends Dunker, parts ways with 3 others

January 19, 2013

Florida coach Will Muschamp has suspended offensive lineman Jessamen Dunker following his arrest for allegedly ...   Click here to read entire story.

Bengals lineman arrested with gun at airport

January 19, 2013

Cincinnati Bengals tackle Andre Smith was free on bond Friday after his arrest on a charge of ...   Click here to read entire story.

Israel Idonije makes the most of his opportunities

January 19, 2013

Israel Idonije’s path to the NFL was nothing like the ones you hear about  ...   Click here to read entire story.

LeBron James and Dwyane Wade come through for a fan

January 19, 2013

During the course of the season players are busy focusing on their game and  ...   Click here to read entire story.

Minnesota Timberwolves help make wish come true

January 19, 2013

When the Minnesota Timberwolves departed for Oklahoma City last week after their win against the Atlanta Hawks at home, they had a new face on the plane  ...   Click here to read entire story.

Report: Syracuse’s James Southerland’s suspension due to NCAA investigation

January 18, 2013

Syracuse forward James Southerland’s suspension is due to an ...   Click here to read entire story.

Ryan Leaf update: Disgraced former NFL QB kicked out of drug treatment center

January 18, 2013

 Former NFL quarterback Ryan Leaf has been moved from a drug treatment center to the Montana State Prison for ..  Click here to read entire story.

Hawks suspend Josh Smith for Nets game Wednesday

January 17, 2013

The slumping Atlanta Hawks have suspended forward Josh Smith for their home game Wednesday against the Brooklyn Nets and fined him for ...   Click here to read entire story.

Michigan State's Brandon Dawson, Adreian Payne won't start tonight after fight

January 17, 2013

Two Michigan State basketball players were involved in an altercation with each other that ...   Click here to read entire story.

Nebraska LB giving up football to go to med school

January 14, 2013

Nebraska linebacker Sean Fisher has announced his plan to enroll in medical school next fall rather than ...   Click here to read entire story.

Wyoming's Luke Martinez suspended indefinitely

January 14, 2013

Luke Martinez, Wyoming’s second-leading scorer, has been suspended indefinitely after breaking ...   Click here to read entire story.

Oregon State's Eric Moreland, Victor Robbins suspended indefinitely

January 12, 2013

Oregon State has suspended ...   Click here to read entire story.

Milton Bradley faces 13 charges in spousal abuse case

January 12, 2013

Former major league outfielder Milton Bradley has been charged with 13 counts related to his spousal abuse case and ...   Click here to read entire story.

Servando Carrasco helps brighten the future for many

January 11, 2013

When you truly want something, you will stop at nothing until what you want is ...   Click here to read entire story.

Perseverance, faith proved critical in Douglas’ Olympic journey

January 11, 2013

Only a few weeks before the 2012 Olympics gymnastics trials, Gabrielle Douglas was ready to ...   Click here to read entire story.

Real Madrid defender Ramos suspended 5 games

January 11, 2013

Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos has been suspended for five games after ...   Click here to read entire story.

Steelers RB Chris Rainey arrested for ‘simple battery,’ waived from team

January 11, 2013

Steelers rookie running back and former Florida Gator Chris Rainey was arrested for ...   Click here to read entire story.

Boise State suspends leading scorer Derrick Marks, three others

January 11, 2013

... 
Boise State coach Leon Rice left Marks, Mikey Thompson, Kenny Buckner and Darrious Hamilton all at home in Boise after deciding to ...   Click here to read entire story.

'Melo suspended for postgame actions

January 10, 2013

Carmelo Anthony was suspended one game by the NBA on Wednesday for ...   Click here to read entire story.

FIFA extends life bans on 41 players in South Korea

January 10, 2013

FIFA has extended the match-fixing sanctions on 41 players in South Korea to worldwide life bans ...   Click here to read entire story.

Illinois State suspends No. 2 scorer Tyler Brown

January 10, 2013

Senior Tyler Brown, the No. 2 scorer for the fading Illinois State Redbirds, has been suspended indefinitely by coach Dan Muller for ...   Click here to read entire story.

Rob Parker fired by ESPN after RG3 comments

January 9, 2013

Rob Parker will not be back on the air at ESPN ...   Click here to read entire story.

Murray tearfully dedicates Brisbane title to cancer-stricken friend

January 8, 2013

Andy Murray fought back tears Sunday while dedicating his Brisbane International title to close friend and ...   Click here to read entire story.

Soccer stars visit Conn. town where kids were shot

JJanuary 8, 2013

The deadly shooting at the Sandy Hook Elementary School was personal for pro soccer star ...   Click here to read entire story.

Rajon Rondo suspended one game for making contact with official

January 7, 2013

Boston Celtics guard Rajon Rondo has been suspended a game for making contact with an official during ...   Click here to read entire story.

Ray Lewis' postgame T-shirt brings attention to Psalm 91

Januaty 7, 2013

Ray Lewis, one of the most feared men in the NFL for the better part of two decades, gave us a Bible lesson ...   Click here to read entire story.

FSU RB James Wilder arrested for third time in 11 months

January 7, 2013

Florida State running back James Wilder Jr. led the team with 11 rushing touchdowns this season, and Sunday night, the sophomore was ...   Click here to read entire story.

AP source: Two Alabama players sent home for curfew

January 5, 2013

Alabama coach Nick Saban has sent home two ...   Click here to read entire story.

Royce White, with mental health his priority, says he may never play in NBA

January 4, 2013

No doubt, heading into last year’s NBA draft, one of the most intriguing players on the board was ...   Click here to read entire story.


Report: Giants reliever Sergio Romo detained, cited in Vegas airport incident

January 4, 2013

Sergio Romo is coming off a great postseason and a World Series championship, but ... Click here to read entire srory.


Marcus Williams, former NBA guard, suspended in first doping case for Chinese basketball

January 2, 2013

Marcus Williams, a guard in the Chinese Basketball Association since 2010 after somewhat of a journeyman career in the NBA, has been suspended for ...   Click here to read entire story.

Bradley starting center arrested on drug charges

January 1, 2013

Bradley center Will Egolf, a sixth-year senior and starter for the Braves, was arrested late Monday night on a charge of possession of ...   Click here to read entire story.