Federal judge dismisses lawsuit against Red Sox, Astros relating to sign-stealing misconduct

The spread of the novel coronavirus may have delayed the start of the Major League Baseball season, but the Houston Astros and Boston Red Sox received good news on Friday. Federal Judge Jed Rakoff dismissed a lawsuit against the teams by daily fantasy sports players concerning their improper use of Read more

Congressman Anthony Gonzalez leans on experience to help craft federal athletes’ rights legislation

It all hit Anthony Gonzalez about 15 years ago during his time as an Ohio State wide receiver. It was tradition for the Buckeyes to sign autographs for fans after games. “As players, you prioritize the kids. So you go through and want to get every single kid,” Gonzalez said. Read more

Charles Oakley’s defamation lawsuit against Knicks owner James Dolan tossed by Manhattan federal judge

Charles Oakley’s lawsuit against James Dolan was tossed on Wednesday after a federal judge ruled that the Knicks owner, as the landlord of the arena, had every right to kick the former player from Madison Square Garden. The suit stems from a Feb. 2017 incident where Dolan appeared to order Read more

Greg Robinson arrested by border patrol for marijuana possession, facing federal charge, per report

NFL offensive tackle Greg Robinson was recently arrested at the Sierra Blanca border checkpoint near the United States and Mexico border, according to TMZ. Border patrol is said to have found a large amount of marijuana in Robinson’s possession, which was enough to reportedly have him facing a federal charge Read more