U.S. Olympic Committee Appoints First Female CEO Months After Nassar Scandal

The U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) named a top woman golf executive as its new CEO on Thursday, months after its former head quit for medical reasons following a sex abuse scandal involving former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nassar. Sarah Hirshland, currently the chief commercial officer for the U.S. Golf Association, will be the first woman […]

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick prepares to take the field before an NFL game against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara

Does Colin Kaepernick Have A First Amendment Case Against Donald Trump?

If his collusion case against the NFL and its team owners fails, former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick, allegedly blacklisted by the league for his decision to kneel in protest during the national anthem, may have another legal recourse: suing President Donald Trump and the NFL for violating his First Amendment rights. Trump has spent […]


5 takeaways from the first week of NBA 2K League action

After months of speculation, anticipation and excitement, the NBA 2K League made its debut with a Tip-Off Tournament, which started on May 1. People have been trying to gauge the potential of this league both positively and negatively, so I’m not here to make snap judgments. Instead, I’m going to give my thoughts and takeaways […]


Shaquem Griffin Becomes First One-Handed Player Selected In NFL Draft

Shaquem Griffin is the first one-handed player to be picked in the NFL draft. The Seattle Seahawks took the linebacker with the 141st overall pick Saturday. Griffin lost a hand when he was 4 years old due to a congenital condition known as amniotic band syndrome. A first-team All-American from the University of Central Florida, Griffin […]