• How UFC champ Tyron Woodley thinks racism has impacted his MMA career

    On numerous occasions in the past year, boxing promoter Bob Arum has insisted the UFC’s audience mirrors the demographic that supports Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump:  It’s “lily white,” the International Boxing Hall of Famer has said, with little appreciation of diverse cultures.…

    Kevin Iole
  • High School Soccer Team Won't Play Girls

    And the two girls' team refused to play without them.

    Cosmopolitan
  • Jordan Spieth in New Role as U.S. Anchor at Ryder Cup

    It may be peculiar how much the Ryder Cup matters, but it does. "Honestly, I think we're just tired of being told that we haven't won in a while," Jordan Spieth said at his press conference Tuesday. Before that, it had been nine years. European players get asked about their Ryder Cup…

    Golf
  • Andre Drummond is using virtual reality to be a better FT shooter

    The NBA’s worst free throw shooters are marked men, assailed on all sides by intentional foulers and mocking fans alike. The likes of DeAndre Jordan and Dwight Howard will try pretty much anything to improve — practicing more, changing their shooting form in minor ways, and maybe even undergoing…

    Ball Don't Lie
  • Pete Rose petitions Hall of Fame for inclusion on ballots in lengthy letter

    Disgraced hit king Pete Rose has asked National Baseball Hall of Fame officials to reconsider the bylaw that blocks his candidacy for enshrinement, petitioning Hall president Jeff Idelson in a seven-page letter that argues for his inclusion on future ballots. The letter, obtained by Yahoo Sports,…

    Tim Brown
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    Miami mourns Jose Fernandez in citywide funeral procession (26 fotos)

    The baseball world continues to cope with the tragic death of 24-year-old Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez. Fernandez's funeral procession was held in Miami on Wednesday, giving fans one final opportunity to pay their respects to the superstar pitcher.

    Amber Matsumoto
  • Nike seen on track for long-run growth despite tough competition

    (Reuters) - Nike Inc , the world's No. 1 footwear maker, will continue to dominate the sportswear market despite intensifying competition in North America, analysts said on Wednesday, a day after the company reported "futures orders" below estimates. Nike's futures ordering program allows retailers…

    Reuters
  • Christian Pulisic assist helps Borussia Dortmund draw 2-2 with Real Madrid

    It’s only natural to think this Christian Pulisic hype train will stop steamrolling toward something American men’s soccer fans have never seen before. After all, he is only now cementing his place in one of the world’s top clubs at Borussia Dortmund and just celebrated his 18th birthday by going…

    FC Yahoo
  • Tuscaloosa realtor uses Les Miles' firing for ingenious billboard

    Les Miles may be moving from Baton Rouge after his firing (Getty). A realtor in Tuscaloosa, the home of the University of Alabama, is already having fun with LSU’s firing of Les Miles. Take a look at this billboard that’s already posted two days after Miles was removed as the Tigers’ head coach.

    Dr. Saturday
  • The Nominees for PGA Tour Player of the Year Are In

    Who will take home the PGA Tour's last honor of the season? Dustin Johnson, Jason Day, Jordan Spieth, Rory McIlroy, Adam Scott, and Henrik Stenson were nominated for the Player of the Year award on Tuesday, with Johnson leading as the favorite. The nominees for Rookie of the Year are Smylie…

    Golf
  • Tim Tebow hit a home run in his first professional at-bat

    New York Mets outfielder Tim Tebow’s baseball career has barely even begun and he’s already a legend. The former quarterback turned outfielder hit a home run on the first pitch he saw as a professional baseball player. The blast came during Tebow’s first game in the instructional league.

    Big League Stew
  • Fantasy kicker rankings for Week 4

    Bye weeks are here, so which kicker are you going to trust this week?

    Yahoo Sports
  • Tony Stewart: 'I can't make a difference anymore' finding speed as a driver

    Tony Stewart is currently outside the top 12 in the Chase standings (Getty). As front splitters have been added to cars and aerodynamic downforce has increased in importance, Stewart has lamented the equipment shift. Sunday, Stewart was frustrated with his car and an inability to make a move…

    From The Marbles
  • James Corden takes charge of Arsenal, invents new celebrations

    Arsene Wenger has been in charge of Arsenal for over 20 years, so it’s understandable that the Frenchman might need to occasionally employ an understudy. Thankfully, “Late Late Show” host James Corden was willing to step in to lead a training session. In a clip that appears to have been filmed…

    FC Yahoo
  • LMA 'extremely concerned' by bribe allegations

    The League Managers Association (LMA) is "extremely concerned" by newspaper allegations that Premier League managers have received "bungs" for player transfers, it said on Wednesday. The Daily Telegraph reported that eight current and former managers had received money for transfers after the paper…

    Reuters
  • Van Persie: Kids will decide my future

    A growing family has become a growing influence on Robin van Persie's career choices.

    Omnisport
  • Ravens get boost ahead of clash with high-octane Raiders

    The undefeated Baltimore Ravens face their biggest test so far Week 4 against the Oakland Raiders and their high-powered offense. Baltimore, however, already got a significant boost to its lineup heading into the game. Linebacker Elvis Dumervil returned to practice and is expected to make his…

    The Associated Press