Charles Barkley Blasts “Nitwits” And “Scumbags” Who Criticized His Isaiah Thomas Comments

"For you punks to try to make a big deal out of it, it just pisses me off.”

HBO Announces This Year’s “Hard Knocks” Team

Hard Knocks is headed to Tampa Bay.

LeBron James Plans “I Promise” Public School in Akron, Ohio for At-Risk Kids

Basketball superstar LeBron James plans to open a public school in his hometown of Akron, Ohio, for students at risk of falling behind in academics. The I Promise School will open for elementary students in the fall of 2018 with ...

Most Americans Approve of Athletes Using Pot for Pain, Poll Says

If professional athletes turn to marijuana for pain relief, 69% of Americans say that they would approve, a new poll has found.

Former NFL Star Aaron Hernandez Hangs Himself in Prison, Officials Say

Convicted murderer and former NFL star Aaron Hernandez was found hanged in his Massachusetts prison cell Wednesday morning, officials said, just days after he was acquitted in a separate murder case.

BIG3 League Announces 10-City Summer Schedule

Last month, Ice Cube announced that the BIG3 League would be tipping off on June 25th at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York, marking the start of a 8-game season.

MLB Suspends Pirates Outfielder 80 Games After Testing Positive For PEDs

"Neglect and lack of knowledge have led me to this mistake."

WR Andre Johnson to Retire a Houston Texan

The Houston Texans will sign WR Andre Johnson to a one-day contract that will allow him to retire as a member of the organization, the team announced today. Johnson will be honored at a press conference on Wednesday, April 19 ...

Venegas helps expansion Minnesota United tie Dynamo 2-2

Johan Venegas and Christian Ramirez scored, and John Alvbage came off the bench and held Houston scoreless in the second half as Minnesota United rallied for a 2-2 draw with the Dynamo on Saturday night.

Meet The Incredible North Texas Boxer That'll Inspire You To 'Never Fold'

Roy Martin III has weathered his share of knockdowns in life, but the 27-year-old has learned to adapt to any situation.

Mahomes, Watson Workouts Show Texans Interested In QB

They haven’t done it since Rick Smith became general manager in 2006. But there are reasons to believe that may change soon, even though none of the quarterbacks in this class is likely to step in immediately.

#RunAsOne: 2017 Houston Rockets Playoffs

As far as first-round matchups go, it doesn't get much better than this, as James Harden and Russell Westbrook — the NBA's top-two MVP candidates — are set to go toe-to-toe at least four games in a row. What's more, ...

Harden Carries Rockets To Game 1 Win Over Westbrook, Thunder

In Game 1 of the marquee matchup between teammates-turned-MVP frontrunners Russell Westbrook and James Harden on Sunday night, the latter walked away victorious.

1st Woman to Officially Run Boston Marathon To Do It Again, 50 Years Later

A 20-year-old Syracuse University journalism student made history in 1967 by becoming the first woman to officially enter the Boston Marathon.