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WNBA team Atlanta Dream sold to new owners — including a former player

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The Atlanta Dream, the WNBA team previously co-owned by former US Sen. Kelly Loeffler, has been sold. The sale of the team to Larry Gottesdiener, chairman of the national real estate firm Northland, was unanimously ...

University of Maryland reaches $3.5 million settlement with football player Jordan McNair’s family

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The University of Maryland has reached a $ 3.5 million settlement with the family of Jordan McNair, the offensive lineman who died after suffering heatstroke during a team workout in 2018. The details of the settle...

US tennis player Tennys Sandgren boards plane to Australian Open despite testing positive for Covid-19

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Tennis player Tennys Sandgren has boarded a plane to the Australian Open in Melbourne despite saying he tested positive for Covid-19 on Monday. The American, a quarterfinalist at last year's tournament, had been il...

Football player Alex Apolinario dies aged 24

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Brazilian football player Alex Apolinario has died at the age of 24, his club FC Alverca said in a statement Thursday. Alverca said Apolinario collapsed in the 27th minute of the club's Portuguese third division mat...

Sixers player tests positive for Covid-19, forcing team to stay in New York overnight

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A player on the Philadelphia 76ers has tested positive for Covid-19, forcing the team to remain in New York City after playing the Brooklyn Nets on Thursday night, a team source told CNN. The source said the team wi...

Paul Westphal, NBA player and coach, dies at 70

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NBA player and coach Paul Westphal died on Saturday in Scottsdale, Arizona, according to the University of Southern California. He was 70 years old. Westphal died after a battle with brain cancer, according to USC,...

University of Utah football player Ty Jordan dies at the age of 19

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University of Utah star freshman running back Ty Jordan has died at the age of 19, the school announced on Saturday. Jordan was named the Pac-12 Conference Offensive Freshman Player of the Year last week. The native...

Florida Gators basketball player breathing on his own and talking after collapsing on court

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Keyontae Johnson, the University of Florida men's basketball player who collapsed mid-game on Saturday, is now breathing on his own, talking with family and in stable condition, according to his parents. In a Tuesd...

Navy football player honors fallen teammate during Army-Navy rivalry game

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When the Navy football team takes the field for its annual showdown with Army on Saturday afternoon, at least one Midshipman will have more than the Xs and Os of the playbook on his mind. Senior offensive tackle Bil...

Former NFL player and Republican unseats Democratic Utah Congressman Ben McAdams

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Republican and former NFL player Burgess Owens will defeat Democratic incumbent Rep. Ben McAdams in Utah's 4th Congressional District race, CNN projected Tuesday. McAdams' loss is at least the ninth one this month f...

NBA player Sterling Brown agrees to $750,000 settlement with the City of Milwaukee after 2018 incident where he was tased by police

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NBA player Sterling Brown has reached a $ 750,000 proposed settlement with the City of Milwaukee stemming from a 2018 altercation with the city's police where he was tased, tackled, and stepped on by officers. The ...

Three Baton Rouge police officers on leave after LSU football player says he was ‘violated numerous times’

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Three Baton Rouge police officers have been placed on paid administrative leave, according to a statement from city Police Chief Murphy Paul, after LSU football player Koy Moore posted a complaint on social media Su...

This Muslim basketball player refused to take off her hijab, opening new doors for athletes of other faiths

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Want more inspiring, positive news? Sign up for The Good Stuff, a newsletter for the good in life. It will brighten your inbox every Saturday morning. Bilqis Abdul-Qaadir dreamed of playing professional basketball...

Olya Sharypova: Ex-girlfriend of tennis star Alexander Zverev alleges abuse, player says ‘simply not true’

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Tennis star Alexander Zverev's ex-girlfriend says he attacked her ahead of the US Open last year, an allegation the player says is "simply not true." Olya Sharypova, 23, says Zverev tried to strangle her with a pill...

Raheem Sterling leads tributes to former Manchester City youth player Jeremy Wisten who died at 17

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Tributes have poured in for a former youth player at English Premier league side Manchester City who died at the age of 17. Malawi-born Jeremy Wisten, who was a defender, joined City's elite youth squads in 2016, ac...

Former NFL player Dana Stubblefield sentenced to prison for 2015 rape

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Former San Francisco 49ers football player Dana Stubblefield has been sentenced to 15 years to life in prison for the 2015 rape of an intellectually disabled woman, according to the Santa Clara District Attorney's O...

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