Former Nottingham Forest Soccer Player Derrick Otim Dies by Drowning at 24

Xavier University's athletics department paid tribute to the athlete in the wake of his death, writing in a statement over the weekend: "Better known to all of us as Del, Derrick exemplified the spirit and hard work of a Xavier student-athlete. Not only did Del excel on the field of play, but his perseverance through off-the-field challenges demonstrated his character."

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Kobe Bryant’s wrongful death trial shouldn’t be held in LA: pilot’s lawyer

The family of the pilot who flew the helicopter that crashed, killing Kobe Bryant and his daughter in January says the NBA star’s wrongful death trial can’t be held in Los Angeles because jurors there can’t be impartial, according to a report. Widow Vanessa Bryant, who also lost her and Kobe’s 13-year-old daughter Gianna in the crash, sued both the

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George Floyd death: Jadon Sancho & Marcus Thuram join protests against racism

England forward Jadon Sancho was among a number of sports stars adding their voice to worldwide protests against racism on Sunday. Protests have been held after George Floyd, an unarmed black man, died while being restrained by Minneapolis police. Sancho unveiled a ‘Justice for George Floyd’ T-shirt after scoring for Borussia Dortmund against Paderborn. Earlier, Marcus Thuram took a knee

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'Exceptional Father' of 3 Dies After Freak Dirt Bike Accident: He 'Made the World a Better Place'

"Corey was riding his dirtbike on a track in Southern California and was not going overly fast," Menath explained in the post. "He just hit a bump and ended up falling off his bike and breaking his neck." After the accident, Menath said Corey was airlifted to a nearby hospital, where he "fought for a few long days." Unfortunately, his

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Michael Jordan Reflects on Late Father James 27 Years After His Killing: 'He Was My Rock'

Michael Jordan is opening up about the impact his father had on his life. On Sunday, ESPN aired the seventh and eighth episodes of The Last Dance, the 10-part docuseries that tells the story of the basketball legend during his final 1997-1998 NBA season with the Chicago Bulls. The recent installments saw Jordan, 57, reflecting on a dark period in

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