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Steph Curry wants to take on Hollywood

Steph Curry wants to take on Hollywood

Miikka Skaffari/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — Steph Curry is already a winner on the basketball court, now the Golden State Warriors point guard is shooting for Hollywood success. The NBA championship winner’s production company, Unanimous Media, recently signed a partnership with Sony Pictures Entertainment to create films, TV shows, video games, […]

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High school baseball players who put friendship and sportsmanship over celebrations receive surprise honorary ESPY award

High school baseball players who put friendship and sportsmanship over celebrations receive surprise honorary ESPY award

ABC(NEW YORK) — Two longtime childhood friends who play on rival high school baseball teams were stunned to receive an honorary ESPY award for the sportsmanship they showed earlier this year. In June, Ty Koehn sent the Mounds View Mustangs to the state championship after striking out his good friend […]

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‘I hope that the abuse will end with us,’ Aly Raisman says ahead of receiving ESPYs Arthur Ashe Courage Award

‘I hope that the abuse will end with us,’ Aly Raisman says ahead of receiving ESPYs Arthur Ashe Courage Award

Drew Angerer/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Three-time Olympic gold medalist Aly Raisman, along with other survivors who spoke out about the rampant sexual abuse by disgraced sports doctor Larry Nassar, will be honored with the Arthur Ashe Courage Award tonight at the 2018 ESPYs. “Getting that award with this incredible army […]

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MLB All-Star Josh Hader apologizes for history of racist tweets

MLB All-Star Josh Hader apologizes for history of racist tweets

Patrick Smith/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) — MLB pitcher Josh Hader apologized following Tuesday night’s All-Star Game after a number of offensive old tweets from his account surfaced earlier in the evening. Hader, who pitches for the Milwaukee Brewers, tweeted various racist, misogynist and homophobic tweets in 2011 and 2012. The tweets resurfaced […]

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Scoreboard roundup — 7/17/18

Scoreboard roundup — 7/17/18

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) —      Here are the scores from yesterday’s sports events:    ALL-STAR GAME Final  AL   8  NL   6, 10 Innings   Copyright © 2018, ABC Radio. All rights reserved.

MLB All-Stars acknowledge quieter posture in age of athlete activism

MLB All-Stars acknowledge quieter posture in age of athlete activism

Patrick McDermott/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Look north from the upper deck of Nationals Park in southeast Washington, D.C., home of the 2018 MLB All-Star Game, and through the construction cranes dotting the skyline, the ivory dome of the U.S. Capitol looms, one mile away on the horizon. It’s an all-too-perfect […]

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Pussy Riot World Cup protesters get 15-day jail term, 3-year ban from sporting events

Pussy Riot World Cup protesters get 15-day jail term, 3-year ban from sporting events

Ian MacNicol/Getty Images(MOSCOW) — Four members of the anti-Vladimir Putin, anti-Donald Trump group Pussy Riot were sentenced to 15 days in jail for participating in a dramatic on-field protest during the World Cup final at Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow on Sunday. Veronika Nikulshina, Olga Kuracheva, Olga Pakhtusova and Petya Verzilov […]

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Diverse French team brings home World Cup championship

Diverse French team brings home World Cup championship

Shaun Botterill/Getty Images(PARIS) — The French are welcoming home their soccer heroes in Paris on Monday after becoming the 2018 World Cup champions. But what is notable about the squad isn’t just the goals they managed to rack up, but the diversity the players embody. Some 15 of the 23 […]

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Serena Williams dedicates Wimbledon run to ‘all moms’

Serena Williams dedicates Wimbledon run to ‘all moms’

Visionhaus/Corbis via Getty Images(LONDON) — Less than a year after giving birth, Serena Williams captivated the world this month as she soared to the Wimbledon final. She came up short Saturday, losing to Angelique Kerber, but Williams dedicated her impressive comeback at the famed London Grand Slam event to “all […]

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Scoreboard roundup — 7/15/18

Scoreboard roundup — 7/15/18

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from yesterday’s sports events:   INTERLEAGUE Final  Colorado      4  Seattle         3 Final  Oakland       6  San Francisco   2 Final  L-A Dodgers   5  L-A Angels      3  AMERICAN LEAGUE Final  Baltimore       6  Texas         5 Final  Boston          5  Toronto       2 Final  Cleveland       5  N-Y Yankees   2 Final  Detroit         6  Houston       3 Final  Minnesota      11  Tampa Bay     […]

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