Former National Basketball Association star Darryl Dawkins, known as "Chocolate Thunder" for his powerful dunks and flamboyant personality, died on Thursday of a heart attack, his family said. He was 58.
According to a report by TMZ on Wednesday, Derrick Rose is being sued by a woman who claims the Chicago Bulls' star point guard and two of his friends drugged and gang-raped her.
After teasing an endorsement deal with UFC women's bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey several weeks ago on social media, Carl's Jr. and Hardee's restaurants announced the undefeated fighter would be used in a marketing campaign designed to unveil the new Cinnamon Swirl French Toast Breakfast Sandwich.
Former San Francisco 49ers player Ray McDonald was indicted this week by a grand jury on one count of rape of an intoxicated person, the Santa Clara County prosecutor's office said on Wednesday.
Jonathan Martin, who recently retired from the NFL after just three seasons, says he tried to commit suicide several times during his short stint in the NFL.
In the most heartwarming story we've ever seen emerge from the Ohio State-Michigan college football rivalry, a 10-year-old Buckeyes fan worried that having heart surgery at Michigan would make him love the Wolverines.
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch has a hearing Thursday for his $75,000 fine following the NFC Championship Game win over the Green Bay Packers last season.
Ronda Rousey and Floyd Mayweather Jr. will probably never trade blows in an official fight, but Rousey appears to relish taking shots at Mayweather through the media.
Joe Buck has gone on a Twitter rant against St. Louis Rams owner Stan Kroenke for attempting to move the NFL franchise to Los Angeles.
Like all the great ones, a 4-year-old from Friendsville, Md., who has become an Internet sensation is only known by one name, Eston.
One worker was killed after falling during construction Wednesday morning on the roof of the Minnesota Vikings' new stadium.
In his recent return from the disabled list, Texas Rangers starting pitcher Derek Holland flashed his old form and a new haircut in the style of Ricky "Wild Thing" Vaughn, the fictional Cleveland Indians pitcher from the classic baseball movie, "Major League."