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Lou Brock, Baseball Hall of Famer Known for Stealing Bases, Dies at 81

As a boy, Brock never played organized baseball., and played baseball there, catching the attention of Buck O’Neil, the longtime Negro leagues player and manager who was scouting for the Cubs.The Cu

Chadwick Boseman’s death stuns sports stars, leagues

Chadwick Boseman’s death Friday night sent shockwaves throughout the sports world.Boseman played Jackie Robinson in “42” and Vontae Mack in “Draft Day.”.'BLACK PANTHER' STAR CHADWICK BOSEMAN

NBA to Resume Playoffs on Saturday, League Agrees to More Social Justice Initiatives

The NBA will pick back up its playoffs on Saturday, following a few days of player-led boycotts to protest the shooting of Jacob Blake by a Wisconsin police officer last weekend.The NBA and its playe

NBA Players Bringing ‘List of Actionable Items’ to League In Order to Resume Play

There's still hope the NBA players and league execs can work out a plan to save the season .with players compiling a list of 'actionable items' they want the NBA to endorse in order to proceed.the fe

NHL players call on league to do more as NBA, WNBA, MLB postpone games in wake of Jacob Blake shooting

Minnesota Wild defenseman Matt Dumba and San Jose Sharks forward Evander Kane criticized the NHL over its response to the Jacob Blake shooting while several games in the NBA, WNBA and MLB were postpon

Some Conferences Postponed Football. Not so Fast in the South.

ATLANTA — The Big Ten and the Pac-12 called off their football seasons before they started.The South’s premier college football conferences called a play for time.By midday on Wednesday, the Atlan

The Rock Buys XFL In $15 Million Deal with Investment Partner

The WWE legend just teamed up with an investment group to snatch up Vince McMahon's XFL league for $15 million, the league confirms in a statement.The league had filed for bankruptcy after being resu

Antonio Brown Suspended 8 Games After NFL Finishes Probe

and now he got it -- the NFL is suspending the All-Pro WR a whopping 8 games after finishing its probe Friday into a myriad of AB's off-field issues.The half-a-season ban will begin as soon as Brown s

Americans blame China for its role in the spread of coronavirus, survey finds

A new Pew Research Center survey found over three-quarters of American adults blame the Chinese government for the global spread of the coronavirus and over 60 percent of respondents said the count

Report: N.B.A.’s Academies in China Abused Athletes

In Xinjiang, the N.They were meant to help develop young Chinese players for professional basketball, in hopes of grooming the next Yao Ming, the former Houston Rockets star who became China’s most