Jerry Sloan dies at age 78: George Karl, Damian Lillard, and others pay tribute to Hall of Fame coach

Legendary Utah Jazz head coach Jerry Sloan died at the age of 78 due to complications from Parkinson’s disease and Lewy body dementia. Sloan had been out of the public eye for quite some time after initially being diagnosed in 2016. During a recent Zoom call, Jazz legend Karl Malone had Read more

Saints legendary kicker Tom Dempsey dies at the age of 73 from COVID-19 complications

New Orleans Saints legendary kicker Tom Dempsey died at 73 years old Saturday, the team announced Sunday morning. Dempsey, who was inducted into the Saints Hall of Fame in 1989, died from complications of COVID-19, which he contracted on March 25. He’s also battled Alzheimer’s disease and dementia since 2012.  Read more

FIFA adjusts the age limit for postponed men’s Olympic soccer tournament at Tokyo 2020

FIFA announced Friday that it is broadening the age limits for the postponed Olympic men’s soccer tournaments that such a requirement applies to. The international governing body of soccer was able to technically accomplish this through inaction. In the rules for the under-23 tournament, for example, FIFA made an amendment Read more