Nike's Support of Naomi Osaka's Withdrawal From French Open Highlight Athletes' Struggle With Mental Health
Four-time major champion and tennis star Naomi Osaka gained the support of footwear brand Nike after she withdrew from the French Open citing mental health issues. The female star said she had been fighting long bouts of depression since 2018.
Manny Pacquiao vs. Errol Spence Jr., a Welterweight Title Unification Bout, in Las Vegas on August 21
The eight-division world champion dropped a bombshell when he announced the Manny Pacquiao vs. Errol Spence Jr. bout via his Twitter, sending shockwaves to boxing fans worldwide.
Stephen Curry's Insane Performance Secures No. 8 Seed for Warriors
The world reacts as Golden State Warrior star player Stephen Curry pulls his team to secure the last seed before the NBA playoffs begin.
Why Japan Will Not Cancel the Tokyo Olympics Games Despite COVID-19 Concerns
Japan has confirmed that the 2021 Summer Tokyo Olympics Games will be held regardless of the fourth wave of COVID-19 infections.
Michael Jordan Shares Final Text of Kobe Bryant; Firefighters To Be Fired for Spreading Pictures of the Crash Scene
NBA Legend Michael Jordan, chosen to induct Kobe Bryant, shared his last text message. Meanwhile, firefighters who spread pictures of the helicopter crash scene will be fired.
Lebron James Likely to Return to the Court Against the Knicks
Los Angeles Lakers star player Lebron James is rumored to return and play on Tuesday against the New York Knicks.
Pelicans Executive David Griffin To Pay a $50k Fine for Remarks Deemed Damaging to the NBA
The NBA fined New Orleans Pelicans executive David Griffin $50,000 for "verbal scrutiny of officiating and remarks damaging to the NBA," the league reported on Sunday.
Jake Paul Left With Black-Eye and Chipped Tooth After Grabbing Floyd Mayweather’s Hat
After Jake Paul took Floyd Mayweather’s hat in a public spectacle, the YouTuber turned boxer has a nice black-eye and chipped tooth.
Bobby Unser aka Uncle Bobby Cause of Death: Indy 500 Champ Dies at 87, Leaving Motorsports Legacy
Bobby Unser, an American motorsports icon known for his moniker "Uncle Bobby," died on May 2, 2021. He died at 87 at the time of his passing.
Chicago Sports Teams to Allow Paying Spectators at 25 Percent Capacity at the United Center
The NBA's Chicago Bulls and NHL's Chicago Blackhawks will welcome fans at 25 percent capacity to the United Center.
NBA Star LeBron James Accused of Inciting Violence
NBA Star LeBron James was accused of inciting violence after tweeting the words "You're Next," which has already been deleted.
NBA Legend Scottie Pippen Says He Is Heartbroken Over Eldest Son's Death
Antron Pippen, the eldest son of NBA legend Scottie Pippen, died on Sunday, the former Chicago Bulls player revealed. Antron was 33 years old.
Tokyo Adopts Tougher COVID-19 Rules, Elders Start To Receive Vaccine
Tokyo adopts tougher rules to mitigate the spread of COVID-19 before the Tokyo Olympics. Elders also start to receive the vaccine.
Members of Team USA Speak Out Over the Recent Anti-Asian Incidents
Athletes of Team USA with Asian roots speak out over the recent anti-Asian incidents in the country before they will depart for Tokyo Olympics.
Former MLB Commissioner, Fay Vincent, Slams Georgia Boycott
The former Major League Baseball Commissioner Fay Vincent criticized the unnecessary Georgia boycott by Robert Manfred, who is the MLB's current commissioner who authorized moving its All-Star game from Atlanta in Georgia.