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Father of former NFL QB Michael Vick indicted in heroin conspiracy case
June 22nd, 2017

The father of former NFL quarterback Michael Vick was named in a federal indictment for a heroin conspiracy case with 11 other defendants in Virginia on Wednesday. Tina Vick, the aunt of Michael Vick, confirmed the indictment of 55-year-old Michael Boddie, the father of the former NFL player to affiliate WTKR. Justice Department prosecutors charged Boddie…

NY Jets linebacker Lorenzo Mauldin charged with assault stemming from April nightclub altercation

New York Jets linebacker Lorenzo Mauldin has turned himself on a misdemeanor assault charge stemming from an altercation at a Manhattan nightclub back in April. NYPD Police officials say Mauldin allegedly punched 22-year-old Jean Lopez after he accidentally splashed champagne on him at the Highline Ballroom on April 22nd, according to the New York Daily…

Heavyweight boxing champ Deontay Wilder arrested for marijuana in hometown of Alabama
June 16th, 2017

WBC heavyweight boxing champion Deontay Wilder was arrested for possession of marijuana in his hometown of Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Tuscaloosa Police said in a statement that officers found marijuana in his Cadillac Escalade during a traffic stop on Wednesday. According to the statement, cops pulled the 31-year-old Wilder over for a window tint violation. The boxer…

Historic: Floyd Mayweather will officially fight Connor McGregor on August 26th
June 14th, 2017

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Floyd Mayweather Jr. will come out of retirement to meet UFC star Conor McGregor in an Aug. 26 boxing match that will feature two of the top-selling fighters in the world. The two fighters both announced the fight Wednesday, after months of speculation about whether Mayweather would be lured back to…

Ex-NBA player Sebastian Telfair is busted with car full of loaded guns and marijuana during a routine traffic stop in Brooklyn
June 12th, 2017

Former New York basketball star Sebastian Telfair was busted in the early Sunday morning hours in Brooklyn with a trunk packed with contraband. The 32-year-old was taken into custody with another man, 18-year-old Jami Thomas, in Bed-Stuy just before 3 am with a bulletproof vest and small stockpile of weapons during a routine traffic stop,…

Luke Heimlich, star pitcher for college baseball’s best team revealed as a child molester
June 10th, 2017

Oregon State University, which is ranked the number 1 NCAA baseball team in the U.S. and a favorite to win the College World Series, has been driven this season by Luke Heimlich — who is the country’s top pitcher and is expected to be a top prospect in the MLB draft. However, Heimlich is also…

Police discover body of former Buffalo Bills wide receiver James Hardy III in Indiana river
June 8th, 2017

Police officials say the body of former Buffalo Bills wide receiver James Hardy III was discovered in a river in Allen County, Indiana on Wednesday According to multiple reports, the Indiana Coroner’s Office positively identified the body as the 31-year-old former NFL player on Thursday. James Hardy III was a second-round draft pick out of…

Feds indict middleweight boxer Avtandil Khurtsidze on racketeering charges one month before title shot

Federal agents arrested middleweight boxing contender Avtandil Khurtsidze on Wednesday for his alleged connection to Russian organized crime indicates. Khurtsidze, who is known as “Little Tyson” because of his short stature and immense punching power has a record of 33-2-2, 22 knockouts. He had been scheduled to fight for the title against WBO Champ Billy Joe…

Police: Man accuses former NFL coaches Rob and Rex Ryan following altercation at Nashville bar
June 7th, 2017

A man filed a police report against former NFL coaches Rob and Rex Ryan following an altercation at a Nashville bar over the weekend. According to TMZ Sports, a man at the center of the complaint, identified as Matthew Havel filed a simple assault report in connection an altercation at Margaritaville bar in Nashville last weekend. A…

Ex-MMA fighter War Machine sentenced to life in prison
June 5th, 2017

Associated Press – Former mixed martial arts standout War Machine — who was convicted of sexually assaulting and kidnapping his ex-porn star girlfriend — was sentenced on Monday to life in prison with the possibility of parole after 36 years. The fighter, who legally changed his name from Jonathan Paul Koppenhaver during his MMA career,…