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Former college and NFL star Reggie Bush's 2005 Heisman Trophy reinstated

Former college and NFL star Reggie Bush's 2005 Heisman Trophy reinstated

Michael Cohen/WireImage/Via Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Former standout college football player and NFL running back Reggie Bush will have his 2005 Heisman Trophy reinstated, according to Bush's attorneys and a statement posted on the Heisman website Wednesday.Bush posted a photo on Instagram with the trophy captioned, "No one can take from you what God has… ... Continue Reading
Scoreboard roundup -- 4/23/24

Scoreboard roundup -- 4/23/24

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Tuesday's sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLINTERLEAGUEChi Cubs 7, Houston 2AMERICAN LEAGUECleveland 4, Boston 1Detroit 4, Tampa Bay 2NY Yankees 4, Oakland 3Kansas City 3, Toronto 2Minnesota 6, Chi White Sox 5Seattle 4, Texas 0LA Angels 7, Baltimore 4NATIONAL LEAGUEPittsburgh 2, Milwaukee 1Atlanta 5, Miami 0Cincinnati 8, Philadelphia 1LA… ... Continue Reading
WNBA star Brittney Griner opens up about harrowing Russian detention in exclusive

WNBA star Brittney Griner opens up about harrowing Russian detention in exclusive "20/20" special

ABC News(NEW YORK) -- WNBA star Brittney Griner, who was released from Russian detention in a prisoner swap in December 2022, shared her story for the first time and reflected on the hopelessness she experienced during her monthslong confinement in an exclusive interview that will air May 1 on a special edition of ABC News'… ... Continue Reading
Scoreboard roundup -- 4/22/24

Scoreboard roundup -- 4/22/24

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Monday's sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLAMERICAN LEAGUEOakland 2, NY Yankees 0Detroit 7, Tampa Bay 1Minnesota 7, Chi White Sox 0Toronto 5, Kansas City 3Baltimore 4, LA Angels 2NATIONAL LEAGUEPhiladelphia 7, Cincinnati 0Pittsburgh 4, Milwaukee 2Atlanta 3, Miami 0St. Louis 5, Arizona 3San Diego 3, Colorado 1San Francisco 5,… ... Continue Reading
Scoreboard roundup -- 4/21/24

Scoreboard roundup -- 4/21/24

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Sunday's sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLINTERLEAGUEWashington 6, Houston 0Philadelphia 8, Chi White Sox 2Cincinnati 3, LA Angels 0Boston 6, Pittsburgh 1Colorado 2, Seattle 1San Diego 6, Toronto 3Texas 6, Atlanta 4Seattle 10, Colorado 2AMERICAN LEAGUENY Yankees 5, Tampa Bay 4Cleveland 6, Oakland 2Detroit 6, Minnesota 1Baltimore 5, Kansas… ... Continue Reading
Scoreboard roundup -- 4/18/24

Scoreboard roundup -- 4/18/24

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Thursday's sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLAMERICAN LEAGUETampa Bay 2, LA Angels 1Cleveland 5, Boston 4Texas 9, Detroit 7NATIONAL LEAGUEMiami at Chi Cubs (Postponed)San Francisco 5, Arizona 0NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE PLAYOFFSLos Angeles 5, Chicago 4 (OT)Seattle 4, Minnesota 3Winnipeg 4, Vancouver 2Calgary 5, San Jose 1Colorado 5, Edmonton 1Anaheim… ... Continue Reading
University of Oregon defensive back Daylen Austin arrested over hit-and-run that left man dead

University of Oregon defensive back Daylen Austin arrested over hit-and-run that left man dead

University of Oregon(NEW YORK) -- A college football player from the University of Oregon has been arrested in connection to a fatal hit-and-run crash that killed a 46-year-old man, police say.The Eugene Police Department is investigating 19-year-old University of Oregon defensive back Daylen Amir Austin after a fatal hit-and-run crash took place a W. 4th… ... Continue Reading
Morgan Price on making history as first HBCU gymnast to win national title: 'It felt really amazing'

Morgan Price on making history as first HBCU gymnast to win national title: 'It felt really amazing'

West Chester University Athletics(NEW YORK) -- Morgan Price is speaking out after she made history by becoming the first gymnast from a historically Black college or university to win a collegiate national title."It felt really amazing," Price told ABC News' Good Morning America of her historic win. "I'm very honored to be on such an… ... Continue Reading
Caitlin Clark's $76,000 WNBA salary puts a spotlight on pay disparity

Caitlin Clark's $76,000 WNBA salary puts a spotlight on pay disparity

Matt_Brown/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The pandemonium behind the new stars of women's college basketball this year carried to the WNBA, with the WNBA draft bringing in a whopping 2.5 million viewers, its highest viewership to date, according to ESPN.With an influx of new fans, many are now outraged and exposing the decades-long gender pay gap… ... Continue Reading
Scoreboard roundup -- 4/17/24

Scoreboard roundup -- 4/17/24

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Wednesday's sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLINTERLEAGUEAtlanta 5, Houston 4Oakland 6, St. Louis 3Seattle 5, Cincinnati 1AMERICAN LEAGUEBaltimore 4, Minnesota 2Texas 5, Detroit 4Kansas City 4, Chi White Sox 2NY Yankees 6, Toronto 4Chi White Sox 2, Kansas City 1Boston 2, Cleveland 0LA Angels 5, Tampa Bay 4NATIONAL LEAGUESan… ... Continue Reading
Trans sports ban overturned in West Virginia

Trans sports ban overturned in West Virginia

Photo by Mike Kline (notkalvin)/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- A federal appeals court has voted to overturn West Virginia's law that bans transgender athletes from playing on teams consistent with their gender identity.The Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals' ruling argues that the law violates Title IX, which protects against sex-based discrimination in schools.The judges argued that… ... Continue Reading
Scoreboard roundup -- 4/16/24

Scoreboard roundup -- 4/16/24

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Tuesday's sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLINTERLEAGUESeattle 3, Cincinnati 1Atlanta 6, Houston 2St. Louis 3, Oakland 2AMERICAN LEAGUEKansas City at Chi White Sox (Postponed)Detroit 4, Texas 2Baltimore 11, Minnesota 3Toronto 5, NY. Yankees 4Tampa Bay 7, LA Angels 6Cleveland 10, Boston 7NATIONAL LEAGUEArizona 12, Chi Cubs 11LA Dodgers 6,… ... Continue Reading
WNBA draft 2024: Caitlin Clark goes No. 1, Cameron Brink second

WNBA draft 2024: Caitlin Clark goes No. 1, Cameron Brink second

Caitlin Clark poses with WNBA Commissioner Cathy Engelbert after being selected first overall pick by the Indiana Fever during the 2024 WNBA Draft at Brooklyn Academy of Music on April 15, 2024 in New York City. (Sarah Stier/Getty Images)(NEW YORK) -- Caitlin Clark, the University of Iowa star, was selected as the first overall pick… ... Continue Reading
Nike's Olympic track women's uniforms criticized by athletes over sexism concerns

Nike's Olympic track women's uniforms criticized by athletes over sexism concerns

Nike(NEW YORK) -- Nike unveiled its 2024 Paris Summer Olympics track uniforms for women and the designs received criticism online from athletes and fans amid claims of sexism.Concerns were brought up after the image of the designs was posted last week by Citius Magazine on its social platforms, which shows a women's unitard featuring a… ... Continue Reading
Scoreboard roundup -- 4/15/24

Scoreboard roundup -- 4/15/24

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Monday's sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLINTERLEAGUEAtlanta 6, Houston 1St. Louis 3, Oakland 1Seattle 9 Cincinnati 3AMERICAN LEAGUECleveland 6, Boston 0Texas 1, Detroit 0Baltimore 7, Minnesota 4LA Angels 7, Tampa Bay 3Toronto 3, NY Yankees 1Kansas City 2, Chi White Sox 0NATIONAL LEAGUEChi Cubs 3, Arizona 2 (11)Washington 6,… ... Continue Reading
WNBA draft 2024: The six game-changing players to watch

WNBA draft 2024: The six game-changing players to watch

PhotoAlto/Sandro Di Carlo Darsa/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The highly anticipated 2024 WNBA draft is finally here. Like many fans, players will anxiously await to hear their name called on Monday night at the Brooklyn Academy of Music in New York.In 2023, the league broke records in ticket sales with back-to-back WNBA champions, the Las Vegas… ... Continue Reading
Brittney Griner and wife Cherelle are expecting first baby: 'Can’t believe'

Brittney Griner and wife Cherelle are expecting first baby: 'Can’t believe'

Brittney Griner and Cherelle Griner attend The 2023 Met Gala at The Metropolitan Museum of Art on May 01, 2023 in New York City. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images)(NEW YORK) -- WNBA star Brittney Griner and wife Cherelle Griner are expecting a baby, according to a shared post on each of their Instagrams."Can’t believe we’re… ... Continue Reading
Scoreboard roundup -- 4/14/24

Scoreboard roundup -- 4/14/24

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Sunday's sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLINTERLEAGUETampa Bay 9, San Francisco 4NY Mets 2, Kansas City 1Toronto 5, Colorado 0Baltimore 6, Milwaukee 4Cincinnati 11, Chi White Sox 4Chi Cubs 3, Seattle 2Oakland 7, Washington 6AMERICAN LEAGUEDetroit 4, Minnesota 3Boston 5, LA Angels 4Houston 8, Texas 5Cleveland 8, NY Yankees… ... Continue Reading
Race car driver Jamie Chadwick has dreams of making Formula One circuit, helping to break gender barriers

Race car driver Jamie Chadwick has dreams of making Formula One circuit, helping to break gender barriers

PHOTO: Race winner Jamie Chadwick of Great Britain and Jenner Racing (55) celebrates on the podium during the W Series Round 4 race at Circuit Paul Ricard July 23, 2022 in Le Castellet, France. Race winner Jamie Chadwick of Great Britain and Jenner Racing (55) celebrates on the podium during the W Series Round 4… ... Continue Reading
Scoreboard roundup -- 4/11/24

Scoreboard roundup -- 4/11/24

iStock(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Thursday's sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLAMERICAN LEAGUEMinnesota at Detroit (Postponed)Kansas City 13, Houston 3Oakland 1, Texas 0Baltimore 9, Boston 4NATIONAL LEAGUEMilwaukee at Cincinnati (Postponed)NY Mets 16, Atlanta 4Philadelphia 5, Pittsburgh 1NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONChicago 127, Detroit 105New York 118, Boston 109Utah 124, Houston 121Golden State 100, Portland 92New Orleans… ... Continue Reading