Misty Copeland is American Ballet Theatre's third-ever soloist
Full-figured ballerina joins Under Armour roster of athletes
Misty Copeland is American Ballet Theatre's third-ever soloist
Full-figured ballerina joins Under Armour roster of athletes
University official says it's trying to protect their 'Coach'
Strong, the first African American coach of a men’s athletic team at Texas, was hired…
Team USA member Jazmine Fenlator discusses her career and hopes for the 2014 Winter Olympics
The 2014 Winter Olympics being held in Sochi, Russia is just around the corner beginning…
Have you scored your room yet?
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Pryor pushed back against agent's inflammatory remarks
Raiders QB’s offseason just got a little more complicated
Tour will come to Newark Symphony Hall
For Mr. O’Neal, the business of funny has been quite lucrative
Former Indianapolis Colts head coach served as offensive coordinator for the Baltimore Ravens last year
Mr. Caldwell is the second African American hire made by an NFL team this offseason
First-ever stand alone site for Jordan apparel
Nike and Jordan Brand have announced a plan to launch the first-ever exclusive brick-and-mortar retail…
Heat defeated the Spurs to win the 2013 NBA title
“It’s an honor as a team to get to be able to go to the…
Over 180 hours of coverage dedicated to Australian Open, network says
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Sanders told The Wrap he's not doing it for the publicity
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Joins star-studded week in Boca Raton
The Women of Power Summit will be held at the Boca Raton Resort and Club…
Rapper named marketing partner of organization
Jan. 11 is coming, just wait on it
Game-time temps expected to be between 20s and 30s
Are you ready for some (really cold) football?
Receiver expected to go in first round
Texas A&M wide receiver Mike Evans flew under the radar as a member of the…
For Under Armour, the buzz word is always growth. For the sport of golf at Under Armour, the possibilities are endless
Getting to know one of Under Armour’s rising stars in Baltimore
John Legend sings the National Anthem and kinda breaks the Internet
John Legend being John Legend
Strong becomes first black coach of men's program at Texas
He replaces Mack Brown, who coached the team for 16 seasons
Hampton alum oversaw development at United Way of New York
Haskins led A&R group at Island Def Jam
Feel free to put the NFC Wild Card game back on your schedule
With the Sochi Winter Games just weeks away, an email chat with the former Olympic Gold medalist
“Balancing business and performance has been a challenge like never before, but that’s a blessing.”
Actor Francois Battiste portrays two historic Yankees figures in 'Bronx Bombers'
“As an actor you don’t always get to choose your work, Mr. Battiste said, adding…
Clowney won't join Roc Nation Sports after all
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Pete Carroll of the Seattle Seahawks shares his leadership skills
Running a business and running an NFL team are very similar. Pete Carroll of the…
Masekela to host 'The Olympic Zone'
According to NBC, Masekela spent 13 years at ESPN and ABC hosting the X Games.
Comments came after frustrating eight-point loss
Zach Randolph is back in the news — for all the wrong reasons
As Kobe heals from yet another injury, we lament the legacy of a true NBA legend
What is it about Kobe Bryant that has allowed him to will himself into this…
Smith, 55, was fired after the Chicago Bears went 10-6
Reports say up to three teams are expected to call Smith about their head coaching…
Over the course of fifteen years, Super Bowl Gospel Celebration has brought together amazing performances and special guests
If in New York City area, would you consider attending?
In our exclusive interview with Andre Ward, the 29-year-old answers if he's OK with being No. 2 to Floyd Mayweather Jr
On doing television: “I feel confident knowing I can do the job not just from…
Retailer will continue as title sponsor of 3-point contest
The NBA reached a deal with Foot Locker that extends its status as an official…
New branding is latest stage in media partnership
With the new multi-year partnership between the Golf Channel and NBC, a change was probably…
All-star guard says coaching could very well be in his future
Is Rondo a future coach in the NBA? His teammates seem to think so
Can you guess which color headphones she wears?
Williams is gearing up for the Australian Open
Game to launch next spring
Jon Jones finally has a partner on the cover of the new EA Sports game
Star proposes on 'Ellen'
It’s great to be Andrew McCutchen
Host and reporter to be based in Boston
She could join a shortlist of women who have arrived at the network and moved…
New shoe slated for Jan. 4 release
This go ’round, a clean classic look for Melo
After overcoming off-field distractions, Gordon's brand primed to take leap
Josh Gordon and NCLUSIVE Sports is the duo
A new class of entrepreneurs like Venus Williams are taking advantage of opportunities in franchising
Grand Slam tennis pro and four-time Olympic gold medalist Venus Williams is looking to ace…
Says he'll be back when he's '100 percent'
When will he return is on everyone’s mind
Trial was set to begin
Vince Young is a free agent
They can't really be leaving ... can they?
Are the Braves really leaving Atlanta?
Endorsements continue for likable QB
The endorsements are still coming in for Colin Kaepernick
Nike drops the drama and moves on with another rapper/shoe designer
With marketability of rappers, it’s a new day in the sneaker world
Almost back from injury, Bryant releases new shoe
Introducing the new Kobe 9 Elite.
On his birthday, a not so serious take on Jay Z's approach to the business of sports
Happy Birthday, Hov
Here's a new look at an old friend
Callaway’s Big Bertha is back
Nightly News weekend anchor joins Bob Costas, Al Michaels and Rebecca Lowe
An award-winning broadcast journalist who joined NBC News in 2000, Holt will host NBC’s weekday…
Says Wade: "Hold on to those"
Once upon a time, Wade was signed to Converse
Rookie guard lives off endorsement deals
According to a new profile, Carter-Williams’ team is making sure he doesn’t spend all his…
Sumlin led Texas A&M to 19-5 record over last two years
Deal will keep Sumlin in College Station through 2019
Because that's what Maryland does
Newest sneaker for KD an ode to his home state of Maryland
League doesn't buy Kidd's story that cup slipped out of his hand
“Cup slipped out of my hand while I was getting Ty,” Kidd said. “Sweaty palms.”
Rapper featured in 'Together We Can' Commercial
The Pistons are expected to be much improved this season
Heat will celebrate Thanksgiving at the home of LeBron James before heading to Toronto
The Heat are in Cleveland for Thanksgiving
Star guard underwent successful surgery Monday
Jerry Reinsdorf, the Bulls owner, said he was “heartbroken”
Two-year extension said to be worth $48.5 million
Few saw signing of Bryant coming. For Lakers, it may be right move
Line of studio headphones out just in time for the holidays
Kevin Garnett and Beats by Dre cancel out all of the noise
The most outspoken member of the Fab 5 is a one-man media conglomerate. It's because he's trying to put his city on his back --transforming one mind at a time
He wasn’t a Hall of Famer, but don’t count out Jalen Rose just yet
Couple were guests of Roc Nation Sports athlete Kevin Durant
“That was crazy. I don’t even know how to describe that one right there ……
Show will be based on his life as a single father
“Who’s going to play me? I haven’t figured that out yet, but I’m sure it’s…
Mark Gray to host “TSL Sports Talk,” Shadow League Radio’s first show
Shadow League Radio will debut “TSL Sports Talk,” the site’s first digital radio show hosted…
Diageo brand "Bailey's" to serve as partner with WNBA
The NBA and spirits-maker Diageo announced a multi-year marketing partnership
Game does a whopping 15.78 rating
Monday night’s matchup pitted two Under Armour athletes against each other
It may be time to find a new nickname for Justice Cunningham
The last pick in the 2013 NFL Draft just found a new home — on…
Kenny Mitchell brings leadership experience from companies including Gatorade/PepsiCo
Kenny Mitchell has been named managing director of brand and consumer marketing, NASCAR announced recently.…
Could James and David Beckham be the next ownership duo in Major League Soccer?
Watch James talk to the media about the topic at today’s practice
"When you see me on TV, you get a different opinion of me"
“For the most part when I started off in MMA I was labeled as a…
Future first round picked linked to Roc Nation brand
Clowney has struggled this year, and has been hampered by injury — with just two…
Centerfielder led Pirates to playoff appearance, winning season
McCutchen became the first Pirates player to win the award since Barry Bonds in 1992.
ESPN is in full NBA mode with new spot for SportsCenter
In the commercial, Jordan tries to enter the Top 10 plays “club” — only to…
Washington area DE is one of the nation's top players, has offers from Florida, Mich., Ala
Thursday will mark a major step in the football career of Da’Shawn Hand
As it relates to Robbie Cano's representation, Scott Boras is still over, baby. But there's a conspicuous absence at this year's winter meetings in Orlando
It was supposed to be a test of epic proportions for Roc Nation Sports: landing…
'Crowd Goes Wild' is hosted by Regis Philbin
Fox Sports 1 is a new 24/7 sports network
Hurd was one of the league's most promising talents
Hurd could be sentenced to life in prison
Baron Davis takes part in six part series on Esquire Network
Will you be tuning in?
Sharpe recalls rural upbringing, cautions against racially charged words
Always outspoken, Shannon Sharpe brought his commentary to another level Sunday
Juice is all the rage
Savannah wanted to get into business too
New content partnership for 2013-14 season
‘Off the Court’ promises everything you need to know
Limited edition box to benefit foundation
adidas will sell RGIII box to benefit charity
He's labeled a winner now. And that's why LeBron James's brand is outfitted in the music of the people
With two championships in tow, advertisers want you to know it’s OK to feel good…
Here are a few star athletes who have created signature timepieces
One of the most prominent accessories of a successful man is his watch
Off heels of grueling win, champion awaits second fighter
It’s a new day for one of the sport’s biggest stars
Middle-class, two-parent homes produce more players in today's league
Does one’s background factor into athletic success?
Just got paid ... Friday night ...
It’s good to be Kobe Bryant
All-star's minority investment an upshot for pizza chain
Derrick Rose makes his official comeback in Chicago Thursday night
As Under Armour fills basketball roster, NBA strengthens ties
Terms of the deal were not disclosed
Maybe you knew Bubba Wallace as a photogenic, affable driver on NASCAR's Truck series. Now attention is in overdrive --thanks to NASCAR's Drive for Diversity program and the determination of one of the sport's hottest rising star
Darrell Wallace Jr.’s brand has transformed just 19 races into young career
Partnership made less business sense with decline in sales
Makes sense for the gaming brand
Viral short features Maya Moore, Nate Robinson
What do you think of the Uncle Drew role?
Knicks guard is brand's presence in No. 1 media market
Check out Raymond Felton’s recent visit to Under Armour
Current, former player on biggest stage for FOX broadcast
Jimmy Rollins and Harold Reynolds will both have huge roles at the World Series
New role part of multi-year extension
Sage Steele will bring a veteran presence to new role
On deck: Blige performance for Game 1
Second time she performs in a World Series
Development ends saga over inferior equipment, facilities
Grambling football players boycotted last Saturday’s game in protest
After leaving Nike, Curry ready to take center stage with a new brand
Stephen Curry is one of the league’s emerging stars and most coveted endorsers
Brand will continue as title-sponsor of Skills Challenge
NBA expanding relationship with Taco Bell that began in 2009
LBJ dishes on MJ, lessons learned and being the best
Chris Broussard asked James if he wishes he had more of a relationship with his…
For Mills, returning to Madison Square Garden, and closer to the game than ever, is welcomed chance
Steve Mills, 54, was the subject of a lengthy profile in the New York Times
Once an '80s style game heavyweight, Starter experienced a hard fall in the mid '90s. Now, they're gearing up for their resurgence
Starter is making a comeback, with former NFL linebacker Carl Banks helping to lead the…
NBA Hall of Famer cites schedule, other commitments
ESPN’s NBA Countdown show will have a new look this year
London's local economy gets big boost from American leagues. Could a franchise be just around the corner?
London & Partners CEO talks in-depth about the prospect of globalization of two American sports…
Terrell Owens to be featured on the premiere episode of 'Fix My Life"
Former pro football player Terrell Owens will be on the season premiere episode
Perennial All-Stars Rose, James make global mark with jersey sales
Could these two be headed to an Eastern Conference showdown?
Former NBA guard signs with Worldwide Leader, debuts Oct. 21
Avery Johnson won’t be on the floor this season. For him, his next job is…
An unlikely pairing with the same release date, Drake and EA Sports' FIFA 14 mirror best in gaming, music
Drake’s Nothing Was the Same and FIFA 14 were released on Sept. 24. Coincidence?
"Our dependency on PWIs to finance our athletics at the expense of our dignity, is frightening at best, self-hate at worst."
Are ‘money games’ the answer to saving HBCU athletic programs?
Pierce is gone from Boston, but not forgotten -- and that could pay off big in retirement
Few athletes have been as well-positioned as Paul Pierce to capitalize on his popularity in…
Could groundswell of support lead to reform in college sports?
Will the college program, already on probation, face further investigation?
Record-setting viewership, revenue for Sept. 14 bout
And that would certainly justify CBS/Showtime’s decision to outduel HBO.
World's fastest man may reconsider
Usain Bolt says reaction to his statements about retirement are leading him to reconsider.
Deal brings increased awareness in top market
Deal lasts through 2018-19 school year.
The film will cover the gold medalists life and career
Lifetime has decided to create a movie based on Douglas’ career
This will be his 2nd home foreclosed on in two years
According to legal documents filed by U.S Bank International, Stephon Marbury may be in danger…
Cruz is one of three NFL stars featured in new campaign
Cruz is McDonald’s’ man.
Mayweather apologizes for meme poking fun at Oscar De La Hoya substance abuse.
After Mayweather’s win on Saturday night a meme surfaced on his Instagram of Oscar De…
Famous quote has a conspicuous beginning
Orville Redenbacher’s new campaign has a familiar ring to it.
Season begins Oct. 29
The NBA season will officially begin with Kevin Durant showcasing his skills in Turkey.
Sept. 14 bout available on Showtime pay-per-view
Featured bout is largest gate in Nevada state history.
Packers-49ers was most-watched Sunday week 1 game in history
Week 1 is the most-watched in history.
Suh says he doesn't have an opinion on if he's targeted by league
Ndamukong Suh is reportedly appealing his $100,000 fine from the NFL on the grounds it…
Former NFL quarterback had two stints at school
NFL legend Doug Williams is out as head coach of Grambling’s football team.
Will partner with Naperville, Ill.-based company
Dwyane Wade starts his latest business venture.
Ownership stake belonged to Jay Z
Will Jason Kidd buy an ownership stake in the organization for which he is the…
Super Bowl XLVIII will be held at MetLife Stadium
Bruno Mars is one of the most exciting live acts in music.
Business and civil rights organizations to draw attention to lack of minority contractors used on the team's new stadium
Levi Strauss has also come under attack by protestors.
Smith outplays teammates in lengthy QB competition
Geno Smith becomes one of Roc Nation’s highest-profile athletes.
Series will team up with Fenway Sports Group's Tom Werner
James’ new effort underlines desire to create media empire.
Another look at Sunday’s showdown
For all of this weekend’s anticipation, we’re taking a long view at what’s at stake.
Buoyed by first win, junior says she's done playing junior tournaments
18-year-old junior won her first match in a grand slam this week.
Marijuana allegedly among the drugs used most heavily in the league.
With the recent news of Lamar Odom’s alleged drug use TMZ has begun to speculate…
Youngster's 'funky' signature contrasts weighty backstory
There’s only one thing cooler than Victoria Duval’s play at the US Open: her glasses.
Young players poised to take a major step forward
These teens are poised to be the next great American champion.
Despite injuries and hardship, Blake's was a career full of moments that made him a fan-favorite
One of tennis’ favorites James Blake is retiring.
The chicken business is booming. Determined to succeed in business, some football players hit their stride in a new formation -- with quality results
Sometime before the start of last football season, his ninth in the NFL, Shawntae Spencer…
Widow of Arthur Ashe expresses pleasure with project
The firm ROSSETTI has undertaken the project.
U.S. Amateur tees off Aug. 12 at The Country Club
“I’m not overwhelmed by it, Walker said. “I am really excited about it. I’m just…
Network slated to broadcast five games
The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) and Bounce TV unveiled the schedule for their new…
Woods will go for his 80th tour win at PGA Championship
After steamrolling the competition at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational last Sunday, Woods shared a special moment…
Wizards sign Wall to max extension, make guard franchise player
John Wall signs mega extension with the Wizards.
Ex-NFL star is Univ. of Central Florida legend
Where one opportunity closed, another is apparently opening.
State senate approves university bid
The Winston-Salem Journal reports that the university’s bid to buy the stadium from the City…
November 23 in-state rivalry game won't be seen on MEAC TV
Schedule still consists of strong match-ups.
Griner will make start in July 27 All-Star Game
Griner, who wears No. 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson, is a rookie out of…
Winchester, Tenn. native is second African-American to make Nationwide Series start in 2013
Gifford, just 23, will drive the the No. 33 Menards/Rheem Chevrolet
The unique business and sporting event for African American movers, shakers and taste-makers returns to where it all began.
The unique business and sporting event for African American movers, shakers and taste-makers returns to…
USADA will test B-sample, but new result unlikely
Gay: “I don’t have a sabotage story.”
Kevin Durant has assured fans they have nothing to worry about because he's not leaving OKC. But the indication that there are new rules now are all around him.
There are new rules now, and Kevin Durant is set on playing by them.
The NFL player isn't only rushing for victories on the field.
This unique event eschews traditional fundraising methods and presents a night of friendly, and sometimes…