Serena Williams Handles John McEnroe's Sexist Insult Like The Boss She Is

In 2009, both Serena and Venus became minority owners of Miami’s football franchise, making them the first black women to hold any type of ownership stake in an NFL team. Serena subtly joked about her ownership stake in the team when she was profiled by New York Magazine earlier this year. Asked what she would do during retirement, the […]

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Tim Tebow Gets Promoted In Minors Basically Because He's Tim Tebow

A .220 batting average in minor league baseball generally would not earn someone a promotion ― unless maybe that prospect is Tim Tebow. The New York Mets announced Sunday that the 29-year-old former Heisman Trophy winner and NFL quarterback will be moving up a notch in their farm system despite his tepid performance, according to outlets. […]

Skateboarder Brian Anderson Explains His Challenging Road To Coming Out

Skateboarding icon Brian Anderson surprised many fans last year when he opened up about his sexuality for the first time in a Vice Sports documentary. But as Anderson recalled his coming out experience for a New Yorker profile this week, he explained why he’s prepared to face lingering challenges in the world of professional skateboarding as […]

Ex-Vanderbilt Football Player Found Guilty In Gang Rape Of Unconscious Student

A former football player for Vanderbilt University was found guilty on Friday of the 2013 rape of an unconscious woman on the floor of a dorm room. Brandon Banks, now 23, is the third ex-football player from the Nashville university to be charged in the assault. After 15 hours of deliberation, a jury found Banks […]

Ex-Vanderbilt Football Player Found Guilty In Gang Rape Of Unconscious Student

A former football player for Vanderbilt University was found guilty on Friday of the 2013 rape of an unconscious woman on the floor of a dorm room. Brandon Banks, now 23, is the third ex-football player from the Nashville university to be charged in the assault. After 15 hours of deliberation, a jury found Banks […]

Former NFL Star Planned To Hide His Sexuality Until Retirement And Then Kill Himself

Throughout his entire National Football League (NFL) career, former New England Patriots and Kansas City Chiefs star Ryan O’Callaghan used football to hide the part of his life he wanted no-one to know about. O’Callaghan, who hasn’t played in the NFL since 2011, publicly revealed his biggest secret in a long-form article with Outsports.com on […]

O.J. Simpson's Parole Hearing Set For Next Month

O.J. Simpson is expected to have a parole hearing next month, and could be released by October if he is granted parole. The Nevada Board of Parole Commissioners has set the meeting for July 20 at 10 a.m., according to The Hollywood Reporter. Simpson would be interviewed via closed-circuit TV from Lovelock Correctional Center in Lovelock, […]

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The Supreme Court Just Made A Washington 'Redskins' Name Change Much Less Likely

The NFL franchise in Washington, D.C., received a major boost in its fight to save its controversial “Redskins” name Monday morning, thanks to a Supreme Court ruling in a separate legal dispute.  At issue is the team’s federal trademark protections for the nickname, which Native American activists have described as a “dictionary-defined racial slur.” The […]