Brazilian Tennis Player Pulls Racist Eye Gesture At Line Judge In Japan

The International Tennis Federation has fined Guilherme Clezar over the incident. Sports

NHL Player Josh Archibald Has His Son Baptized In The Stanley Cup

Winning hockey’s championship can be a truly religious experience. Sports

Ex-Vanderbilt Football Player Found Guilty In Gang Rape Of Unconscious Student

A former football player for Vanderbilt University was found guilty on Friday of the 2013 rape of an unconscious woman on the floor of a dorm room. Brandon Banks, now 23, is the third ex-football player from the Nashville university to be charged in the assault. After 15 hours of deliberation, a jury found Banks […]

Turkish NBA Player Detained In Romania Says His Passport Was Canceled For Political Beliefs

UPDATE ― 2:35 p.m.: Enes Kanter was released Saturday afternoon, Romanian officials told The New York Times. “Today at around 1 p.m. local time an individual arrived from Frankfurt,” Fabian Badila, a spokesman for the Romanian border police, told the publication. “My colleagues established that his travel documents weren’t valid, that they had been canceled […]

Baylor Football Player Allegedly Took Photos As Teammates Raped Another Student

A former Baylor University volleyball player alleges in a federal lawsuit filed Tuesday that she was gang raped by as many as eight members of the university’s football team in 2012 and that Baylor officials failed to properly investigate the attack. The ex-student, identified as Jane Doe, claims that she was drugged at a party that […]

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 […]

Orioles Player Scores A Standing Ovation At Fenway In Apology For Racial Slurs

WASHINGTON — A day after fans at Fenway Park yelled racial slurs and threw peanuts at Baltimore Orioles center fielder Adam Jones, Boston right fielder Mookie Betts called on the Red Sox community to “literally stand up” for Jones and “say no to racism.”   Many listened.  As Jones walked up to bat in the top of the […]

Patriots Player Visits Trump White House, Thanks Obama In Touching Letter

In a timely show of gratitude, New England Patriots player Jacoby Brissett felt compelled to share his appreciation for former President Barack Obama on social media on Wednesday, the same day the quarterback visited the White House. In recognition of their Super Bowl LI win, (most of) the Patriots visited the White House for a […]

Soccer Player Mistakenly Thanks His Wife AND Girlfriend On Live TV

VIDEO: Mohammed Anas just gave the greatest MoTM speech of all time, thanking both wife and girlfriend. (Via @clydegoal) pic.twitter.com/gXJ4ZwOtdg — Gary Al-Smith (@garyalsmith) March 17, 2017 A Ghanaian soccer star may be in the doghouse after giving an awkward live TV interview where he mistakenly thanked his wife and girlfriend. Mohammed Anas, who plays for […]

NFL Player Says He And Teammates Deemed ‘Too Urban’ To Enter UK Nightclub

NFL player Mark Ingram took an off-season trip to London this week and said he experienced an upsetting racial encounter during what was intended to be an evening of fun.  Ingram, who plays for the New Orleans Saints, said on Twitter that he and five of his friends, all of whom are black, had dinner […]