• Hurdler Wilfried Happio assaulted 20 minutes before winning French 400 meter race with an eyepatch By USA Today   -   Jun 28, 2022

    HURDLER WILFRIED HAPPIO ASSAULTED 20 MINUTES BEFORE WINNING FRENCH 400 METER RACE WITH AN EYEPATCH

    French hurdler Wilfried Happio won a national title Saturday just minutes after being assaulted by an anonymous attacker during warm-ups.

  • NBA's top free agents: Zach LaVine, James Harden, Bradley Beal lead list By USA Today   -   Jun 28, 2022

    NBA'S TOP FREE AGENTS: ZACH LAVINE, JAMES HARDEN, BRADLEY BEAL LEAD LIST

    NBA free agency doesn't begin until Thursday but one player's decision has made an impact on the league's offseason.

  • What we know: Deshaun Watson faces hearing Tuesday to determine NFL discipline By USA Today   -   Jun 28, 2022

    WHAT WE KNOW: DESHAUN WATSON FACES HEARING TUESDAY TO DETERMINE NFL DISCIPLINE

    NFL discipline is at issue in a hearing over Cleveland Browns QB Deshaun Watson and his alleged conduct in massage sessions in 2020...

  • By USA Today   -   Jun 28, 2022

    JULIAN EDELMAN BACKS MARTELLUS BENNETT'S CRITICISM OF JIMMY GAROPPOLO FOR MISSING STARTS IN 2016

    Julian Edelman said he "got mad" at former teammate Jimmy Garoppolo for unexpectedly backing out of one of his starts in 2016 the morning...

  • Joe Burrow shares abortion-rights Instagram post after Roe v. Wade overturned By USA Today   -   Jun 28, 2022

    JOE BURROW SHARES ABORTION-RIGHTS INSTAGRAM POST AFTER ROE V. WADE OVERTURNED

    Cincinnati Bengals quarterback Joe Burrow shared an Instagram post that read, "I'm pro-life. Their lives. Women's lives."

  • NFL recommends indefinite suspension of no less than a year for Browns QB Deshaun Watson By USA Today   -   Jun 28, 2022

    NFL RECOMMENDS INDEFINITE SUSPENSION OF NO LESS THAN A YEAR FOR BROWNS QB DESHAUN WATSON

    On the eve of Deshaun Watson's disciplinary hearing, the NFL has recommended punishment for Browns QB over multiple allegations of...

  • Kyrie Irving plans to exercise $36.5 million player option on Brooklyn Nets contract By USA Today   -   Jun 28, 2022

    KYRIE IRVING PLANS TO EXERCISE $36.5 MILLION PLAYER OPTION ON BROOKLYN NETS CONTRACT

    Brooklyn Nets star guard Kyrie Irving plans to exercise the player option on his contract for the 2022-23 NBA season that will pay...

  • By USA Today   -   Jun 28, 2022

    HUSBAND OF USOPC CEO SARAH HIRSHLAND IS WORKING WITH CONTROVERSIAL LIV GOLF VENTURE

    Keith Hirshland, husband of USOPC CEO Sarah Hirshland, is a contractor for LIV Golf, the Saudi-backed tour that's been criticized for...

    Golf
  • Brooks Koepka to make LIV Golf Series debut in Portland: 5 things to know about the new captain By USA Today   -   Jun 28, 2022

    BROOKS KOEPKA TO MAKE LIV GOLF SERIES DEBUT IN PORTLAND: 5 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT THE NEW CAPTAIN

    Brooks Koepka is set to make his LIV Golf Series debut in Portland on Thursday after leaving the PGA Tour. Get to know the four-time...

    Golf
  • 'I guess it's a new record': Avalanche dent Stanley Cup minutes after being crowned champions By USA Today   -   Jun 28, 2022

    'I GUESS IT'S A NEW RECORD': AVALANCHE DENT STANLEY CUP MINUTES AFTER BEING CROWNED CHAMPIONS

    The Avalanche's Nicolas Aube-Kubel fell and slammed the Stanley Cup on the ice, denting the trophy's base minutes after Colorado's...

  • Stanley Cup champion Colorado Avalanche, Tampa Bay Lightning face busy summers By USA Today   -   Jun 28, 2022

    STANLEY CUP CHAMPION COLORADO AVALANCHE, TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING FACE BUSY SUMMERS

    The Stanley Cup champion Colorado Avalanche have decisions on unrestricted free agents, and Tampa Bay Lightning forward Ondrej Palat's...

  • I know how coercive team prayers can be. Supreme Court wrong to side with coach Kennedy By USA Today   -   Jun 28, 2022

    I KNOW HOW COERCIVE TEAM PRAYERS CAN BE. SUPREME COURT WRONG TO SIDE WITH COACH KENNEDY

    As a rookie with the Pittsburgh Steelers, I objected to the pre-game prayers. How I prayed was my decision and mine alone.

  • Colin Kaepernick's agent pushes back against Warren Sapp calling QB's workout with Raiders a 'disaster' By USA Today   -   Jun 28, 2022

    COLIN KAEPERNICK'S AGENT PUSHES BACK AGAINST WARREN SAPP CALLING QB'S WORKOUT WITH RAIDERS A 'DISASTER'

    Colin Kaepernick worked out for the Raiders in May. His agent pushed back against Hall of Famer Warren Sapp saying QB's performance...

  • Woman suing Deshaun Watson now also suing QB's former team, the Houston Texans By USA Today   -   Jun 28, 2022

    WOMAN SUING DESHAUN WATSON NOW ALSO SUING QB'S FORMER TEAM, THE HOUSTON TEXANS

    One of the four remaining plaintiffs suing quarterback Deshaun Watson has filed suit against his former team, the Houston Texans.

  • Michael Jordan aims Duke-North Carolina joke at Mark Williams after Hornets pick him in NBA draft By USA Today   -   Jun 28, 2022

    MICHAEL JORDAN AIMS DUKE-NORTH CAROLINA JOKE AT MARK WILLIAMS AFTER HORNETS PICK HIM IN NBA DRAFT

    Michael Jordan couldn't help but bring up the Duke-North Carolina rivalry after the Hornets took Mark Williams 15th overall during...

  • Conn Smythe Trophy winners: Stanley Cup playoff MVPs By USA Today   -   Jun 28, 2022

    CONN SMYTHE TROPHY WINNERS: STANLEY CUP PLAYOFF MVPS

    Colorado Avalanche defenseman Cale Makar is the latest winner of the Conn Smythe Trophy as playoff MVP. A look at recent winners.

    Playoffs
  • Avalanche end Lightning's reign, win Stanley Cup for first time since 2001 By USA Today   -   Jun 28, 2022

    AVALANCHE END LIGHTNING'S REIGN, WIN STANLEY CUP FOR FIRST TIME SINCE 2001

    The Avalanche rallied for a victory for the 10th time in the playoffs to beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-1 in Game 6 Sunday night

    Playoffs
  • Heading into Wimbledon, Novak Djokovic's vaccine stance could cost him all-time Grand Slam record By USA Today   -   Jun 28, 2022

    HEADING INTO WIMBLEDON, NOVAK DJOKOVIC'S VACCINE STANCE COULD COST HIM ALL-TIME GRAND SLAM RECORD

    It will be difficult for Djokovic to maintain his status as one of the sport's leading figures in tennis if he doesn't change his vaccine...

    Tennis
  • After crashing out of US championships, Sha'Carri Richardson asks for respect from media By USA Today   -   Jun 28, 2022

    AFTER CRASHING OUT OF US CHAMPIONSHIPS, SHA'CARRI RICHARDSON ASKS FOR RESPECT FROM MEDIA

    Richardson, 22, failed to qualify for a final in any individual event at the USA Track and Field Outdoor Championships in Eugene, Oregon.

  • What Peyton Manning said about Arch Manning's commitment to Texas: 'When you know, you know' By USA Today   -   Jun 28, 2022

    WHAT PEYTON MANNING SAID ABOUT ARCH MANNING'S COMMITMENT TO TEXAS: 'WHEN YOU KNOW, YOU KNOW'

    Peyton Manning discusses his nephew Arch Manning's college football recruitment and the 5-star QB's decision to commit to Texas.