The Deputy Who Racially Profiled NBA Player Mike Scott Gets Fired

The deputy who racially profiled former Atlanta Hawks forward Mike Scott, leading to the NBA player’s arrest in 2015, has been fired from his job at the Banks County Sheriff’s Office, a spokesperson said Monday. “Our agency’s recent administrative review of the Scott case ruling has resulted in the dismissal of [deputy] Brent Register from […]

New York Post Sportswriter Claims He Was Fired For Anti-Trump Tweet

A sportswriter for the New York Post claims that he was fired on Friday because of an anti-Trump tweet. Bart Hubbuch, a columnist and NFL reporter for the paper, posted a new tweet on Monday with his explanation for his sudden termination: Last Friday, I was fired by the New York Post for tweeting on […]

Curt Schilling Fired By ESPN Over Transgender Facebook Post

“ESPN is an inclusive company,” the company said in a statement. Schilling shared the above Facebook post from another user, but later deleted it. “A man is a man no matter what they call themselves,” Schilling commented on the post, which he apparently said in response to a recent North Carolina law that restricts transgender […]

UC Berkeley Basketball Coach Fired After Trying To “Trick” Reporter Into Sex

Yann Hufnagel, an assistant men’s basketball coach for UC Berkeley, was found to have sexually harassed a reporter. Instagram: @yhufnagel An assistant men's basketball coach at the University of California Berkeley was fired this week after a university investigation determined he had sexually harassed a reporter who covered the team. Yann Hufnagel admitted to investigators […]