Tyson Fury Defeats Deontay Wilder in TKO Win

Tyson Fury Defeats Deontay Wilder in TKO Win The fight ended in the 7th round when Wilder's corner threw in the towel. Fury retained the lineal heavyweight championship and claimed Wilder's WBC heavyweight title with the win. The fight was a rematch from Dec. 2018, which ended in a controversial split draw. Fury scored a pair of knockdowns and improved his record to 30-0-1 all-time. It was Wilder's first career loss, whose overall record is now 42-1-1. Tyson Fury, via statement Wilder, whose ear was bleeding during the fight, did not need to be taken to the hospital after the fight. Deontay Wilder, via statement

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Penn State settles 'outstanding issues' with…

Penn State and the family of former head football coach Joe Paterno say they have resolved “outstanding issues."

University of Michigan officials told of abuse…

Documents obtained Friday by The Associated Press show University of Michigan officials were warned more than four decades ago that one of its doctors was fondling patients during medical exams. But the records show Dr. Robert E

Marshawn Lynch Has 'Substantial Role' in…

Marshawn Lynch Has 'Substantial Role' in 'Westworld' Season 3 In the new trailer for the third season of HBO's 'Westworld,' Lynch was briefly featured in a scene with Aaron Paul. An HBO spokesperson said Lynch will have a "fun and pretty substantial role" in the new season. Lynch returned to the NFL late last season for the Seattle Seahawks. The running back scored three touchdowns in two playoff games. Lynch had last played for the Raiders on Oct. 14, 2018, where he suffered a season-ending groin injury. The 'Westworld' season 3 premiere will air on HBO on March 15.

Ex-Ohio State football players charged with rape…

A grand jury has indicted two former Ohio State football players on charges of rape and kidnapping

Player reps not voting on NFL labor deal; more…

NFL player representatives have decided not to vote on a new labor deal approved by team owners

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LeBron James Sued for $33 Million Over ‘I Am Mo…

LeBron James Sued for $33 Million Over ‘I Am More Than An Athlete’ Slogan LeBron James and his company, Uninterrupted, are being sued for allegedly stealing their ‘I Am More Than An Athlete’ slogan. James first adopted the slogan in 2018, and has since used it throughout his brand and in partnerships with ESPN, Nike and Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. The $33 million claim is being filed by Game Plan, a non-profit youth organization located in Maryland. According to Game Plan, James’ use of the slogan infringes on their copyright, which they claim was trademarked back in 2016. The non-profit even claims to know the instance when James first saw the slogan, at a game between the Washington Wizards and the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2017. Game Plan, via Hypebeast Uninterrupted has dismissed the allegations, saying they are “meritless.” Uninterrupted, via Hypebeast

Marshall-ECU game date moved, will honor 1970…

Marshall and East Carolina will open the 2020 football season a week early to accommodate a national television broadcast marking the 50th anniversary of the worst disaster in U.S. sports history

NFL Saints backed by church in effort to keep…

An attorney for New Orleans' Roman Catholic archdiocese is strongly defending the New Orleans Saints' public-relations help in dealing with the clergy sex abuse crisis

Joel Embiid Says He Is the 'Best Player in the…

Joel Embiid Says He Is the 'Best Player in the World' After Dominant Performance The 76ers star had 39 points and 16 rebounds on Thursday night in Philadelphia's 112-104 overtime victory against the Brooklyn Nets. Joel Embiid, via statement Joel Embiid, via statement Embiid's All-Star teammate, Ben Simmons, did not play on Thursday due to back tightness, but Tobias Harris had 22 points, 12 rebounds and 6 assists. Tobias Harris, via statement Tobias Harris, via statement

Redskins exercise 2020 option on RB Adrian…

The Washington Redskins have exercised their 2020 option on running back Adrian Peterson

After 52 days, Louisiana plane crash victim…

The only person to survive a December plane crash in south Louisiana that killed the other five people on board has gone home after nearly two months months in the hospital

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David Ortiz Calls Astros Whistleblower Mike Fiers…

David Ortiz Calls Astros Whistleblower Mike Fiers a 'Snitch' The Red Sox legend is sounding off on the sign-stealing scandal surrounding the Houston Astros. At Boston's spring training this week, he called out Oakland A's pitcher Mike Fiers, whose public comments on the scheme started the MLB controversy. Ortiz said he was not happy Fiers revealed everything after winning a championship with Houston in 2017. David Ortiz, via press pool Ortiz added that MLB commissioner Rob Manfred should receive less criticism for his handling of the situation. David Ortiz, via press pool David Ortiz, via press pool