Former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez looked angry when he and a man who was later slain were at a Boston nightclub a couple of days before the killing, an acquaintance of the victim testified Tuesday.
Chris Borland's decision to retire after one season in the NFL because of concerns about the long-term effects of repetitive head trauma unleashed a flood of reaction from fellow NFL players and others on social media.
Colorado senior Askia Booker has decided to skip the College Basketball Invitational, apparently deeming it not worthy of his time, and he has the support of his coach and many teammates, who will play without him.
Klay Thompson scored 26 points, Stephen Curry had 19 points and nine assists and the Golden State Warriors secured a playoff spot before beating the depleted Los Angeles Lakers 108-105 on Monday night.
Dwyane Wade scored 21 of his 32 points in the first half, Goran Dragic added 20 and the Heat handed LeBron James another loss on his former home floor with a 106-92 victory over the Cavaliers on Monday night.
Kyrie Irving isn't the only high-profile basketball connection of Gavin Santo, an 8-year-old suffering from a brain tumor, as Santo and his family had dinner with Coach Calipari and the Kentucky Wildcats on Saturday.
Chris Borland said he came to the conclusion that the risks of playing football outweighed the benefits, a decision he said he came to after studying brain injuries, concussions and the potential effects of playing football.