Family members of victims in helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant file wrongful death lawsuit

It’s been nearly three months since a helicopter carrying Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant, his daughter Gianna and seven others crashed into a hillside in Southern California, killing all on board. Now, the family members of multiple victims have filed a wrongful death lawsuit against two companies responsible for Read more

Conor McGregor praises Ireland’s coronavirus response, appears to link aunt’s death to virus

On the Instagram page of UFC superstar Conor McGregor, the latest post is a collection of photos with his family and a caption that begins with a big congratulations to Ireland for containing the coronavirus disease — the country cancelled all of its St. Patrick’s Day parades and the government Read more

Barry Bonds says he’s received ‘death sentence’ from MLB: ‘I feel like a ghost’

Barry Bonds recently discussed his frayed relationship with Major League Baseball, telling The Athletic’s Andrew Baggarly that he feels like he received a “death sentence” from the league since he retired following the 2007 season. In a wide-ranging interview with The Athletic, baseball’s all-time home run leader explained his feelings Read more

Sports bettor allegedly made death threats against Washington Nationals and New England Patriots players

Acclaimed sports bettor Benjamin “Parlay Patz” Patz is accused of sending violent death threats to professional athletes and their family members with anonymous accounts through Instagram direct messages, according to a release on Wednesday from the Department of Justice. United States Attorney Maria Chapa Lopez is officially charging Patz with Read more

Jarvis Landry says Kobe Bryant’s death inspired him to change his mind about getting hip surgery

Earlier this month, Cleveland Browns wide receiver Jarvis Landry underwent successful hip surgery to remove two pieces of bone from the labrum in his left hip. It was a procedure that wasn’t 100 percent necessary — and he initially opted to forgo the operation, but something happened that changed his Read more