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Amar'e Stoudemire Receives MLK Award For His Philanthropic Efforts

Amar’e Stoudemire was recognized for his philanthropic efforts Sunday night. The retired NBA center/power forward and current star player of Israel’s Hapoel Jerusalem basketball club received the Martin Luther King Jr. Award, which honors individuals for their efforts to promote diversity and tolerance. The annual ceremony, presented by the State of Israel, Jewish National Fund and […]

Jim Harbaugh calls out Donald Trump on Twitter over budget cuts to legal services

Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh is no stranger to voicing his opinion, and that’s especially true when it comes to his Twitter account. Most recently, the SEC Network’s Paul Finebaum was caught in the head coach’s crosshairs. The latest target for Harbaugh is now the one and only President Donald Trump. On Tuesday morning, he […]

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The Beautiful Reason Why This Muslim Woman Is Running The Boston Marathon

For HuffPost’s #LoveTakesAction series, we’re telling stories of how people are standing up to hate and supporting those most threatened. What will you stand up for? Tell us with #LoveTakesAction. Last year, Rahaf Khatib broke barriers by becoming the first Muslim woman to wear a headscarf on the cover of an American health or fitness […]

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Daytona 500 results 2017: Kurt Busch wins NASCAR’s biggest race of the season

Kurt Busch survived a crash-plagued race on Sunday and completed a last-lap pass to win the Daytona 500 at Daytona International Speedway. Busch passed Kyle Larson with a lap remaining to score his first Daytona 500 victory, along with the first for car owner Tony Stewart, who retired after the 2016 season following an illustrious […]

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Mike Gundy says the 2015 season’s Ole Miss-Oklahoma State Sugar Bowl wasn’t a ‘level playing field’

The 2015 season’s Sugar Bowl was a romp. Ole Miss and Oklahoma State met in New Orleans, and the Rebels put an utter demolition on the Cowboys. The final score was 48-20, and it was only that close because the Pokes managed a few touchdowns in garbage time. They were down 41-6 at one point. […]

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Deron Williams is expected to sign with the Cavaliers, per report

Free agent point guard Deron Williams plans to sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers on Monday, according to The Vertical’s Shams Charania. Williams and the Dallas Mavericks reached a buyout agreement on Thursday, per Charania, and he cleared waivers on Saturday. He considered signing with his former Utah Jazz team, but ultimately decided to join the […]

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Muhammad Ali's Son Detained At Airport, Asked 'Are You Muslim?'

The son of the late boxing great Muhammad Ali was detained at a Florida airport this month and asked about his religious preferences, a family friend says. Muhammad Ali Jr., 44, was returning to the U.S. from Jamaica with his mother, Khalilah Camacho-Ali, when customs pulled them aside at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on Feb. 7 for […]

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Russell Westbrook has averaged a triple-double over his last 82 regular season games

In the last 82 regular season games that Russell Westbrook has played, he is officially averaging a triple-double. Dating back to Feb. 24, 2016, Westbrook’s averages are 28.3 points, 10.5 assists, 10.0 rebounds. The dynamic MVP candidate is also still averaging a triple-double for this season — in 57 games played, he’s at 31.1 points, […]