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Hall of Fame Coach Rick Pitino Officially Fired From Louisville Amid Federal Investigation

Louisville's Athletic Association has officially fired coach Rick Pitino nearly three weeks after the school acknowledged that its men's basketball program is being investigated as part of a federal corruption probe. The association, which oversees Louisville's sports programs and is composed of... Continue Reading →


Fred Ridley Becomes Augusta National Golf Club Chairman

Fred Ridley recalls soaking up the ambience of Augusta National a week before his debut in the 1976 Masters as the U.S. Amateur champion. He was alone under the massive oak tree next to the clubhouse when he turned around... Continue Reading →

US Defeats Paraguay 5-0 to Reach Under-17 World Cup Quarterfinals

Six days after the U.S. failed to qualify for next year’s World Cup, the Americans’ Under-17 team reached the quarterfinals of its FIFA tournament for the first time since 2005. Tim Weah, a son of former world player of the... Continue Reading →

Louisville Athletic Association Fires Rick Pitino Amid Federal Corruption Investigation

Louisville’s Athletic Association has officially fired coach Rick Pitino nearly three weeks after the school acknowledged that its men’s basketball program is being investigated as part of a federal corruption probe. The association, which oversees Louisville’s sports programs and is... Continue Reading →

Aaron Rodgers Could Miss Rest of the Season With Broken Collarbone

Walking gingerly to the sideline with his throwing shoulder throbbing in pain, Aaron Rodgers turned back toward the field and barked at Minnesota Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr. Rodgers likely already knew that his season was in jeopardy after Barr's hit... Continue Reading →

Colin Kaepernick Reportedly Files Grievance Against NFL Owners Over Alleged Collusion to Keep him From Playing In League

After remaining unsigned through six weeks of the 2017 NFL season, Colin Kaepernick claims the league is participating in collusion. According to Bleacher Report's Mike Freeman, the former San Francisco 49ers quarterback has filed a grievance against the owners for collusion under the latest collective bargaining agreement.... Continue Reading →

Usain Bolt Competes in 5km Charity Race

Usain Bolt may have hung up his sprinting spikes after the World Championships in London two months ago, but the athletics legend appears in no rush to give up running in retirement. The eight-time Olympic champion still holds world records in 100 metres,... Continue Reading →

Nebraska Picks Washington State AD Bill Moos to Head Athletics Program

Nebraska named Washington State athletic director Bill Moos to head its sports program on Sunday. University officials announced the pick less than four weeks after firing Shawn Eichorst. Eichorst was let go Sept. 21, the week after the Cornhuskers football... Continue Reading →

Packers QB Rodgers Could Miss Rest of Season With Broken Collarbone

Green Bay Packers star quarterback Aaron Rodgers could miss the remainder of the season with a broken collarbone. Rodgers left the game against Minnesota in the first quarter on Sunday, and the Packers announced at halftime that his season is... Continue Reading →

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