Report: Panthers Kony Ealy being sued over a dog

Saturday, February 13th, 2016

Less than a week ago, Carolina Panthers Kony Ealy had a Super Bowl performance to remember as the second-year defensive end had three sacks and an interception in the "Big Dance." Now, according to the Charlotte Observer, Ealy has been named in a lawsuit which claims he conned a former sports bar ...

Three fighters file antitrust lawsuit against UFC

Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

On Tuesday, Cung Le, Nate Quarry and Jon Fitch filed a lawsuit in San Jose, California against Zuffa LLC, the parent company of the Ultimate Fighting Championship. The suit alleges that the promotion holds a monopoly on the mixed martial arts market. Fitch and Quarry are retired former UFC fighters, while ...

Appeals Court denies Sterling’s attempt to block Clippers sale

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

On Wednesday the 2nd Court of Appeal rejected Donald Sterling's petition to halt the $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers to Steve Ballmer. That decision means Sterling has virtually no chance of getting the team back and that Ballmer's purchase of the Clippers has been validated.

Ex-NFL players say teams gave pain pills out ‘like candy’

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

The NFL is about to face a whirlwind of backlash thanks to a lawsuit filed Tuesday on behalf of more than 600 former players. The suit alleges that team physicians and trainers across the league routinely handed out powerful drugs and other controlled substances on game days to help players ...

Ex-players suing NFL Films over use of footage

Wednesday, August 21st, 2013

A group of 10 former NFL players have filed a lawsuit that demands the league and it's production group to pay for using footage of them. Five of the men are Hall of Famers. On Tuesday the group - that includes Curley Culp and John Riggins - filed a class-action suit ...

Red Sox fan awarded $4.3 million by Connecticut jury

Friday, June 28th, 2013

It's been a bad week for Boston sports fans. So bad that the best thing that has happened to one of them required getting stabbed in the neck. A jury in Connecticut awarded a Red Sox fan, Monte Friere, $4.3 million on Thursday after finding a restaurant negligent for continuing to ...

Jerry Sandusky Scandal: Victim 1 Sues Penn State

Saturday, August 25th, 2012

A young man who testified against Jerry Sandusky during his trial is now suing Penn State for its role in covering up and ignoring warning signs related to the former assistant football coach. The lawsuit was filed by the person referred to as "Victim 1" at the trial, and alleges the ...