NBA players are pushing for more money in the next collective bargaining agreement — for the players who came before them.
Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James, vice president of the NBPA's executive committee, told The Associated Press on Thursday, Oct. 13, the union has made getting aid for retired players a priorit ... (full story)
CLEVELAND (AP) — The colossal LeBron James banner soaring over downtown is getting a small — but significant — upgrade.
The iconic, 10-stories-tall mural was removed last week and replaced with a new one that includes a gold patch of the Larry O'Brien Trophy on the back of James' uniform to represent the Cavalie ... (full story)
Three weeks ago, on Oct. 3, the U.S Supreme Court denied cross-petitions by Ed O’Bannon and the NCAA to determine whether student athletes are entitled to compensation for the commercial use of their names, images and likenesses stemming from participation in college athletics.
Seven years after the initial suit was filed i ... (full story)
Aaron Pryor, the relentless junior welterweight who fought two memorable bouts with Alexis Arguello, died last Sunday. He was 60.
Pryor's family issued a statement saying the boxer died at his home in Cincinnati after a long battle with heart disease.
Known as "The Hawk," Pryor was a crowd favorite who fought with a ... (full story)
Recruiting analysts say it's tougher to project which top prospects will succeed in college at quarterback than at any other position.
A look at their rankings bears that out.
Only one of the top nine quarterbacks in the 2013 class started more than three games for the school that originally signed him, according to composite ... (full story)