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Jackie Robinson West, the first all-black team to win the U.S. Little League Championship title, has been stripped of their Summer 2014 win for falsifying boundaries and violating league rules. An investigation revealed that the team created an inaccurate map of its boundaries and met with other leagues to try to obtain additional territory. Little League […]

Charlie Sifford, pro golf’s first African-American player and the first black man inducted into the World Golf Hall of Fame, died Tuesday at the age of 92. Sifford, who recently suffered a stroke, died at Southpoint Hospital in Ohio, according to PGA spokesman Wendell J. Haskins. Cause of death was not immediately released. The man […]

Last night’s big game didn’t come down to familiar names like Tom Brady or Marshawn Lynch. Instead, some unknown players showed up to shock the hell out of Super Bowl XLIX viewers. Seahawks wide receiver Chris Matthews dominated his team’s stats, and yet, most people were still confusing him for the Hardball MSNBC host. Matthews had the first two […]

She’s more than just a pretty face and show-stopping voice. In her new Nike campaign, Ellie Goulding proves she’s got the moves. Fitness moves, that is. The 28-year old hitmaker broke out in a handstand and crab pose for the shoot, flaunting her toned bod in crop-tops and leggings. With five running marathons under her […]

The Patriots might have cheated a little bit. Tom Brady was laughing before, but now he’s forced to answer questions that his team cheated in their blowout win over the Indianapolis Colts during the AFC Champsionship game last week. When asked if his team used game balls that were under-inflated he said, “I didn’t alter the […]

What do J. Cole and Dale Earnhardt Jr. have in common? Both hail from North Carolina, and they’ve both found a new home on the cover of ESPN magazine. But inside the issue, we find out even more. The unlikely duo teamed up for the magazine’s music issue, the NASCAR driver taking the wheel as the Forest Hills Drive rapper takes the […]

Greg Anthony is in hot water after he was arrested for allegedly soliciting a prostitute in Washington, D.C., and now he’s responding to the incident. As we previously reported, the former CBS sportscaster has been suspended indefinitely, as a spokeswoman revealed that he would “not be working again for CBS this season.” According to ESPN, […]

A handful of Oregon football players will be disciplined for mocking Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston and the allegations of sexual assault he’s faced in the past two years. The Ducks players, who were celebrating their win in the Rose Bowl Game, chanted “No means no!” to the tune of Florida State’s war chant. “We […]

A California school district that initially banned basketball players from wearing “I Can’t Breathe” T-shirts in a tournament, has reversed the ban and will now allow players to wear the shirts — as long as they do not cause any serious problems. The reversal came on Monday after the boys and girls teams of Mendocino High School […]

Proving the movement to combat police violence isn’t going anywhere, Kobe Bryant and most of his Los Angeles Lakers teammates rocked “I Can’t Breathe” t-shirts during pre-game warmups before taking a win against the Sacramento Kings Tuesday night. Joining Derrick Rose, Reggie Bush, LeBron James, Kevin Garnett, and a handful of other ball players in the […]