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Tennis Arena Name Controversy Erupts in Australia over Margaret Court Comments

With Martina Navratilova joining calls for the Margaret Court Arena in Melbourne to be renamed after the Australian tennis great said she would boycott...

American Teams Urge Vigilance in Wake of Manchester Terror Attack

Ahead of the Memorial Day holiday weekend, when fans flock to baseball stadiums to kick off the summer, America's major sports leagues urged fans...

Armour: LaVar Ball is the Pageant Mom who Makes You Cringe

LaVar Ball is the basketball equivalent of a pageant mom. Oh, the father of Lonzo, creator of the Big Baller Brand and current object of...

Academy Faculty Member Predicts Further Global Growth of eSports

A United States Sports Academy faculty member who has conducted scholarly research on “eSports” is predicting continued global growth for the popular competitive video...

Sports World Condemns Terror Attack in Manchester

A number of sporting bodies have expressed their shock after last night's terrorist attack in Manchester. Police have so far confirmed at least 22 people...

IAAF Chief Executive Calls Athletics Records Proposals ‘Very Bold’

International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) chief executive Olivier Gers has called controversial proposals to “recalibrate” world records set before 2005 as “very bold,"...

Eight Brazilians Sentenced for Planning Terrorist Attack at Rio Olympics

A judge in Brazil has sentenced eight men for plotting attacks during the build-up to last year's Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro and...

Leagues, Players have to Adjust to Marijuana Decriminalization

April 20, for some reason, is a significant day to marijuana users. It is "Weed Day." Apparently, the origins go back to the 1970s....

NCAA Reluctantly Okays North Carolina’s HB142 Law

Both the National Basketball Association and the National Collegiate Athletic Association are back in the “we want to do additional business in the state...

Fell Running Champion Admits Attempted Murder and Assault After Attack on UK Athletics Staff

A former British fell running champion has pleaded guilty in court to attempted murder and assault after stabbing three members of UK Athletics staff...

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