Serena Williams has been fined $17,000 by the US Tennis Association in the wake her outburst during a controversial US Open final loss to Japan's Naomi Osaka.
NFL players resumed kneeling protests during the pre-game playing of the US national anthem at Sunday's 2018 season openers as US President Donald Trump warned dimming TV ratings will plunge.
Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick has been chosen as the face of a new Nike advertising campaign to mark the 30th anniversary of the company's iconic "Just Do It" slogan, it was confirmed Monday.
Representing the Los Angeles Jewish community at the 2018 JCC Maccabi Games and ArtsFest held in Orange County, Aug. 3-10, the three soccer teams of the LA Westside JCC delegation successfully competed to take home medals in their respective divisions. Pictured above is the U14 Boys Soccer team, which won silver medals. Pictured (back row, from left): Yohanatan Ketayi, Yosha Reiss, Teddy Rotgin, Nathan Winthrop, August "Auggie" Koskoff and Coach Irwin Morozin; (front row, from left): Gal Cohavy, Jake Aigner, Eli Nissenbaum (goalkeeper), Joshua Hollander and Joshua Weissman; Not pictured: Eli Steinberg.
ESPN will not broadcast the national anthem -- during which some players have knelt in protest -- before its showcase Monday Night Football NFL games this season, network president Jimmy Pitaro said Friday.
Beverly Hills Tennis may be wrapping up this year’s summer camp season next week, but that doesn’t mean there’s not a lot more fun to be had. Fall adult and junior classes start Sept. 4 and tryouts for its Junior Competition Program are happening Sunday, Aug. 19 from 2-4 p.m. For more information or to sign up, visit: beverlyhillstennis.com.
LeBron James will be among the executive producers of a three-part documentary series on the changing role of athletes, focusing on NBA players, scheduled to premiere on Showtime in October.
Basketball great LeBron James on Tuesday accused President Donald Trump of intensifying racial divisions in the United States.
For Sage Erickson, there's something about Huntington Beach that brings out the best in her surfing, and she hopes she can equal last year's championship in the U.S. Open of Surfing.
Six-time Olympic gold medallist Ryan Lochte has been suspended 14 months for an anti-doping violation after he received an intravenous infusion, the US Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) announced on Monday.