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Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 at 12:54 PM EDT

ESPN's New Streaming Service Passes 1 Million Paid Subscribers in Five Months

ESPN's New Streaming Service Passes 1 Million Paid Subscribers in Five Months

ESPN+, the streaming video service from the sports network, has reached more than 1 million paid subscribers, the company said Thursday. It's an impressive feat, given the service just launched in April.

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 at 10:06 AM EDT

World Anti-Doping Agency Reinstates Russia Despite Protests

World Anti-Doping Agency Reinstates Russia Despite Protests

The World Anti-Doping Agency reinstated Russia on Thursday despite a wave of protests, ending the nearly three-year suspension of the country's drug-testing program because of a state-sponsored doping scheme....

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018 at 10:01 PM EDT

UFC's Jones Suspended 15 Months; Can Return in Fall

UFC's Jones Suspended 15 Months; Can Return in Fall

Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is eligible to return to competition by late October after completing a 15-month suspension for a doping violation. The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency on Wednesday...

Thursday, Sep 20, 2018 at 12:12 AM EDT

Mavs Owner Mark Cuban Donates $10M After Workplace Probe

Mavs Owner Mark Cuban Donates $10M After Workplace Probe

A seven-month investigation into sexual harassment and workplace misconduct allegations within the Dallas Mavericks organization was released Wednesday afternoon confirming "numerous instances of sexual...

Wednesday, Sep 19, 2018 at 06:44 AM EDT

Uber Driver Suing QB Jameis Winston Over Groping Incident

Uber Driver Suing QB Jameis Winston Over Groping Incident

A female Uber driver in Arizona is suing Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Jameis Winston, accusing him of sexual assault. Court documents say the woman filed the suit in Arizona on Tuesday and is seeking...

Saturday, Sep 22, 2018 at 06:53 PM EDT

New Mystics Arena, Concert Venue Opens in Ward 8

New Mystics Arena, Concert Venue Opens in Ward 8

Congress Heights residents gathered Saturday to celebrate the grand opening of the $65 million Entertainment & Sports Arena, which is set to become the new practice space for the Wizards and the home arena...

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018 at 07:37 PM EDT

Maximilian Kammerer's Caps Debut Reminds Us of Doug Kammerer's Debacle

Maximilian Kammerer's Caps Debut Reminds Us of Doug Kammerer's Debacle

As his namesake, Maximilian Kammerer, takes the ice for the Capitals, we recall Doug Kammerer's gaffe on the ice.

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018 at 05:52 PM EDT

Michael Jordan Donates $2M for Hurricane Relief in NC

Michael Jordan Donates $2M for Hurricane Relief in NC

Michael Jordan grew up playing high school basketball in Wilmington, North Carolina. So when the former NBA star watched the destruction caused by Hurricane Florence to his hometown and surrounding area, he...

Tuesday, Sep 18, 2018 at 06:13 AM EDT

Easier Gambling Has Sports Worried About Fighting the Fix

Easier Gambling Has Sports Worried About Fighting the Fix

It's early in a college basketball game and Team A, playing methodically and using up most of the 30-second shot clock, falls behind 10-6. Scattered around the bleachers, several fans staring at their smartphon...

Monday, Sep 17, 2018 at 09:57 AM EDT

NFL Player Retires, Leaves Team at Halftime of Sunday's Game

NFL Player Retires, Leaves Team at Halftime of Sunday's Game

Vontae Davis issued a lengthy statement posted on the NFL's Twitter account, announcing he is retiring after 10 seasons and said he meant no disrespect to Bills players and coaches.

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