University fires sports medicine doctor amid sexual assault allegations

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (KBTX / Gray News) – A doctor who worked for Texas A&M University is under investigation after being charged with sexually assaulting two female patients last year. KBTX reports Dr. Kory Lee Gill, 44, was booked into the Brazos County Detention Center on Wednesday at two counts of sexual assault. According to … Read more

Sports-centric start-ups rewarded with big bucks

TEMPE, AZ – From dominating the competition at the net to her recent win in the boardroom, ASU beach volleyball player Kate Fitzgerald is on a roll. “It set me ahead by months, maybe even a year, it was huge,” said Fitzgerald over Zoom Thursday. She’s talking about the $ 8,000 prize she just won … Read more

Jason Day ‘Obsessed’ With New Swing, Leads Wells Fargo | Sports News

By BEN NUCKOLS, AP Sports Writer POTOMAC, Md. (AP) – Three years and 364 days since his last victory, Jason Day describes himself as “obsessed” with honing his new swing and improving his results, even if he never gets back to No. 1 in the world. There wasn’t much room for improvement Thursday as the … Read more

New on NIL: College leaders urge NCAA to enforce new guidelines

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Inside the Hyatt Regency at Gainey Ranch, the lavish resort on the outskirts of Phoenix, dozens of the most powerful people in college sports milled about, parading through the expansive lobby and basking in the sun on the terrace. But, the majority landed deep within conference meeting rooms, searching for answers to … Read more

Report: LA Clippers Re-Sign Robert Covington

ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski announced on Thursday afternoon that the LA Clippers had agreed to a contract extension with free-agent forward Robert Covington. After coming to the Clippers at the trade deadline alongside Norman Powell, Covington finishing the season in LA. Playing well enough to earn league-wide interest, Covington ultimately decided to stay put, re-signing with … Read more

Miami’s Wong Shows College Sports Hurtles Toward Free Market | US News®

By JIM VERTUNO, AP Sports Writer An agent for a prominent college athlete finally got out loud what schools are likely to hear in private: Pay the player more, or he will transfer to a school that will. The brazen demand made on behalf of the University of Miami basketball star Isaiah Wong last week … Read more

Playoff Physicality Creeps Into Crease to Impact Goaltenders | Sports News

By AARON BEARD, AP Sports Writer The physicality of the NHL playoffs is creeping into the crease. There has already been a huge goal disallowed due to goaltender interference, a starting goalie was knocked out of a game after taking a shot to the head and one rookie netminder confronted an opposing star forward over … Read more

Lakers: Darvin Ham Previously Had Approval of LeBron James & Klutch Sports – All Lakers

Milwaukee Bucks assistant Darvin Ham is the soup du jour at the moment when it comes to the conversations surrounding the Lakers head coaching search. Last weekend, the Lakers received permission to interview Ham. In this day and age, organizations need the buy-in, or sometimes event they approval, of their franchise superstar when it comes … Read more

Stefan Wilson Hired to Drive 33rd Car at Indianapolis 500 | Sports News

By MICHAEL MAROT, AP Sports Writer INDIANAPOLIS (AP) – British driver Stefan Wilson spent an entire year searching for a spot in this year’s Indianapolis 500 field. The journey proved equally challenging for team owners Don Cusick and Elton Julian – until they joined forces. On Thursday, the trio announced it solved two problems by … Read more