UFC star Dustin Poirier donates 1,000 meals to hospital workers fighting coronavirus pandemic

UFC lightweight star Dustin Poirier is attempting to do what he can to give back in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. On Easter Sunday, along with his charity The Good Fight Foundation, Poirier donated 1,000 meals to medical staff in Louisiana.  Poirier teamed up with Deanos Pizza in Lafayette Read more

Beloved NBA scout Maury Hanks released from hospital after nine days fighting COVID-19 on a ventilator

After battling the coronavirus for nine days on a ventilator inside the Intensive Care Unit at the University of Tennessee Medical Center, beloved Detroit Pistons scout Maury Hanks has been released from the hospital and is resting comfortably at home, CBS Sports confirmed on Saturday.  The 57-year-old Hanks was taken Read more

Coronavirus: Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, home of the US Open, converts into temporary hospital

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to affect nearly every corner of the globe, more and more things are having to be repurposed in a way that helps parts of this country better deal with this disease. The latest transformation comes from the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, which Read more

Pirates players buy 400 pizzas for Pittsburgh hospital workers during coronavirus pandemic

Major League Baseball, like many sports leagues around the world, has been shut down indefinitely because of the growing threat that is the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). Spring training has been suspended and Opening Day has been pushed back to at least mid-May, and that remains subject to change as the Read more

Magic coach Steve Clifford transported to hospital after falling ill during game vs. Timberwolves

Orlando Magic coach Steve Clifford fell ill during the third quarter of his team’s matchup with the Minnesota Timberwolves on Friday night, and according to the team’s public relations department, he was taken to the hospital for further examination. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN added that Clifford was examined by team doctors Read more

Ryan Newman crash update: Newman released from hospital following wreck at Daytona 500

A wild ending to Monday’s 62nd running of the Daytona 500 featured a scary accident near the finish line that left Ryan Newman in serious condition. As Denny Hamlin celebrated his win in NASCAR’s marquee season-opening race, Newman was quickly transported to Halifax Medical Center. On Wednesday, Newman was released Read more