Transgender Basketball Player Makes Sports History

According to an AP report, Gabrielle "Gabbi" Ludwig, a 6-foot-6-inch transsexual player on Mission College's women's basketball squad, made sports history this month as a basketball player at a Santa Clara, California community college. The 50-year-old transsexual, Desert Storm veteran, father and Mission College freshman is believed to be the first hoopster to play college ball as both a man and a woman....more

Nine-time LPGA Tour Winner Colleen Walker Dies at 56

Colleen Walker, a nine-time LPGA winner, lost her battle with cancer and passed away Tuesday night at her home in Valrico, Fla. She was 56....more

Funny or Racist? Caroline Wozniacki Impersonates Serena Williams

During a recent exhibition match in Sao Paolo, Brazil against Maria Sharapova, former No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki stuffed towels down her bra and shorts to impersonate tennis icon Serena Williams.  Well known for her curvaceous bod, Williams is often seen mocking herself and her big butt (even referring to #bigbuttproblems on Twitter).  But now the 22-year-old Wozniacki has been accused of racism by some observers....more
Who said anything about the color of skin?  This is just another example of people labeling ...more

Who Was This Heisman Guy and Why Does He Get a Trophy?

Saturday night, three athletes waited nervously to see who would be named the 2012 Heisman winner, an award given annually to the season's most outstanding college football player. Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel, Notre Dame linebacker Manti Te’o and Kansas State quarterback Collin Klein were all up for the coveted award....more

13 Year-Old with Cerebral Palsy Wins First Wrestling Match

A mom’s video of a now-famous middle school wrestling match has been lighting up Facebook this week and brought national and local media attention to two Tennessee families.The attention, the tears and the loving comments made about the exhibition match between a Freedom Middle School wrestler and a Sunset Middle School wrestler who has cerebral palsy have come quickly as the videos have spread.A crew from Good Morning America interviewed Jared Stevens and his dad, Phil Stevens, at Sunset Middle School for the following segment:...more
How amazing Justin must feel after winning the match!  Too cool; made me cry. Pulls on my heart ...more

New Orleans Hornets Changing Name To Pelicans?

Hawks, Falcons, Ravens, Eagles...these are birds that strike fear into the hearts of prey.Pelicans? Not so much.Brown Pelican via shutterstock...more

Twitter Connects Tim Tebow & Missy Franklin with Crash Victims

On Saturday night in upstate New York, a drunk driver hit a 2004 Ford Explorer driven by Shenendehowa High School senior football player, Chris Stewart. Stewart, along with classmate Deanna Rivers, a softball player, died in the crash. Stewart’s girlfriend, Baily Wind, and Rivers 17 year-old boyfriend, Matt Hardy, survived, but were seriously injured....more

NFL Nightmare: Pills-Pain-Murder-Suicide

Kansas City Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher was allegedly battling football-related head injuries along with booze, painkiller and domestic problems when he snapped and murdered his girlfriend before killing himself in front of two team coaches Saturday....more
Well, no I don't. I think he probably would have done it with/without gun control. A truly sad ...more

Bye-Bye Beckham. MLS Throws Farewell Party for Departing Star

Major League Soccer  threw a farewell party for David Beckham in Los Angeles this weekend. And for Beckham, it was a classic Hollywood ending....more

Amazing Serena Williams Wins WTA Player of the Year Award

After one of the most amazing seasons ever (over-the-top amazing), Serena Williams has been named the Player of the Year by the WTA Tour....more