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Middleweight boxer Avtandil Khurtsidze sentenced to 10 years in prison for Russian organized crime links
September 9th, 2018

A federal district court judge in New York sentenced former WBO interim middleweight boxing champion Avtandil Khurtsidze to 10 years in prison on Friday for his role as an “enforcer” for a Russian organized crime syndicate. The 39-year-old Khurtsidze was scheduled to face current WBO titleholder Billy Joe Saunders when he was indicted federal prosecutors in…

Dallas Cowboyy tightend Rico Gathers makes team’s final cut despite arrest for Marijuana posssession
September 3rd, 2018

Police in the Dallas-Fort Worth area arrested Cowboys tight end Rico Gathers for marijuana possession. Frisco Police officials said officers arrested Gathers Friday night for possession of fewer than 2 ounces of marijuana. Gathers, a former Baylor University star basketball player was booked into custody and subsequently released Saturday morning on bond, according to Sports…

Grievance filed by Colin Kaepernick against NFL headed to trial
August 31st, 2018

Colin Kaepernick has won an early victory against the NFL after his grievance was ordered to trial by an arbitrator. The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback is claiming that NFL owners conspired to keep him out of the league because of his kneeling during the national anthem over social injustice. Mark Geragos, the attorney for…

NBA free agent Nick Young arrested during traffic stop
August 26th, 2018

NBA free agent Nick Young arrested during traffic stop in Hollywood NBA free agent Nick Young was arrested in Hollywood for obstruction of justice during a late-night stop for a routine traffic violation. LAPD spokesman Officer Mike Lopez, said Young was booked late Friday for delaying an investigation, a misdemeanor, after refusing to cooperate with…

16-year-old Mexican soccer player killed during cartel attack near the Texas border

Cartel gunmen killed Christian Humberto Suárez, a young up-and-coming Mexican soccer player along with his mother during an attack near the Texas border. Humberto Suárez played for Real Club San Cosme in the fifth-tier division of the Mexican soccer league. Mexico’s Football Federation (Femexfut) released a statement lamenting the death of Suárez. La FMF Lamenta…

Former NFL player Richie Incognito wanted dead dad’s ‘head cut off’ before arrest
August 23rd, 2018

Former NFL player Richie Incognito wanted dead dad’s ‘head cut off’ before his arrest. Former NFL offensive lineman Richie Incognito displayed numerous signs of erratic behavior prior to his arrest at a funeral home in Arizona this week — but strangely, the troubled former Bills player at one point asked if the staff could “cut…

New Vegas home stadium of the Raiders will have built-in jail, court to deal with unruly fans
August 21st, 2018

The Las Vegas new stadium that will serve as the home for the Raiders after the football team’s impending move to Sin City will have a jail and a courthouse built within the sports venue. Vegas law enforcement officials confirmed that the #Raiders stadium will feature a small jail and courtroom to deal with rowdy…

Suicide notes of Aaron Hernandez revealed in new book

When defense lawyer Jose Baez first met Aaron Hernandez two years ago, the former NFL player was already doing a life sentence behind bars. The then-26-year-old had been convicted in the slaying of Odin Lloyd, an acquaintance, in 2013, after playing three seasons with the Patriots. Now, he needed an attorney for another indictment, involving…

Wake Forest basketball coach Jamill Jones arrested for fatal attack on tourist
August 10th, 2018

Authorities in New York City arrested Wake Forest University assistant basketball coach Jamill Jones on assault charges in connection with the death of a Florida man during an altercation early Sunday. NYPD investigators said the 35-year-old Jones punched Sandor Szabo, in the head following a confrontation in the trendy Long Island City section of Queens…

Cops arrest ‘Mighty Ducks’ star Shaun Weiss for public intoxication
August 8th, 2018

Shaun Weiss, who is most well known for playing Goldberg in the “Mighty Ducks” movies, was taken into custody in Northern California for public intoxication. The 38-year-old former child actor was taken into custody on Saturday just before 1 a.m. in Oroville, California, Fox Sports reported. “Shaun Weiss was arrested under the influence of drugs,”…