Vanessa Bryant honors Kobe on their 19th wedding anniversary with Instagram post

For the first time, Vanessa Bryant is celebrating her wedding anniversary without her husband, former Los Angeles Lakers great Kobe Bryant, who tragically died alongside their daughter Gianna and eight others in a January helicopter crash. Vanessa took to Instagram to commemorate the day she long shared with her “king.” Read more

Producer of ’42’ honors Jackie Robinson with $4.2 million donation to help fight coronavirus

Wednesday marks the 73rd anniversary of Jackie Robinson breaking Major League Baseball’s color barrier. “Jackie Robinson Day” celebrates the baseball legend’s MLB debut with the Brooklyn Dodgers on April 15, 1947. With the novel coronavirus forcing a delay to the start of the MLB season, the league was unable to Read more

Colby Cave’s hometown honors late Oilers forward with cars lining Saskatchewan highway

Colby Cave’s family returned to North Battleford, Saskatchewan on Monday after the Edmonton Oilers forward died at a Toronto hospital on Saturday morning. On the way back to their hometown, the Cave family drove past countless cars lined on the shoulder of Highway 16. The gesture was an organized tribute Read more

College basketball awards: Obi Toppin, Luka Garza, Saddiq Bey, Myles Powell, Payton Pritchard earn honors

Obi Toppin’s raid of this season’s college basketball awards continued Tuesday when the Dayton forward won the John R. Wooden Award, which goes to the nation’s best player. He was also among elite company as the Basketball Hall of Fame handed out its top honors to players at each position. Read more

When Kevin Durant earned Naismith Player of the Year honors as a Texas freshman he showed he’d be an NBA star

CBS Sports is looking back at several of the defining college basketball players of the past and their Citizen Naismith Player of the Year seasons. This edition of the series, sponsored by Citizen, stars former Texas star Kevin Durant and his spectacular 2006-07 campaign. Before Duke’s Zion Williamson captivated college Read more