Hall of Fame linebacker Buoniconti dead at 78

More Sports / Football Aug 1, 2019

Hall of Fame linebacker Buoniconti dead at 78

Pro Football Hall of Fame middle linebacker Nick Buoniconti, an undersized overachiever who helped lead the Miami Dolphins to the NFL's only perfect season and became a leader in the effort to cure paralysis, has died. He was 78. Buoniconti, who died Tuesday in Bridgehampton, ...

Hall of Famer, Olympian Anne Donovan dies at 56

Basketball Jun 14, 2018

Hall of Famer, Olympian Anne Donovan dies at 56

Anne Donovan, the Basketball Hall of Famer who won a national championship at Old Dominion, two Olympic gold medals as a player and another as a coach, died Wednesday of heart failure. She was 56. Following her amateur days, Donovan played in Japan with the ...

Hideki Matsui named to 2018 Hall of Fame ballot

Baseball / MLB Nov 21, 2017

Hideki Matsui named to 2018 Hall of Fame ballot

Former New York Yankees slugger Hideki Matsui was among the 33 players on the 2018 Baseball Hall of Fame ballot that was released Monday by the Baseball Writers' Association of America. Matsui, who played for the Yankees, the Los Angeles Angels, the Oakland Athletics and ...

Raines, Bagwell, Rodriguez elected to Hall of Fame

Baseball / MLB Jan 19, 2017

Raines, Bagwell, Rodriguez elected to Hall of Fame

Bags and Rock and Pudge are heading to Cooperstown. After a vote that could prove to be a turning point how Steroids Era stars are viewed, Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens could be joining them in the next few years. Jeff Bagwell, Tim Raines and Ivan ...

Bills legend Smith in constant pain

More Sports / Football Jun 8, 2016

Bills legend Smith in constant pain

Wearing a tight orange golf shirt that shows off his muscular physique, 52-year-old Bruce Smith is still capable of casting an intimidating presence like he did while setting the NFL career record for sacks. Looks, however, can be deceiving, the Buffalo Bills Hall of Fame ...

Hall of Famer Brown to get statue

More Sports / Football Feb 18, 2016

Hall of Famer Brown to get statue

The greatest Cleveland Brown of them all is being immortalized. Hall of Fame running back Jim Brown, one of the most dominant players in NFL history who left the game at the prime of his career, will be honored with a statue outside FirstEnergy Stadium. The ...

Raines indifferent on Hall

Baseball / MLB Jan 30, 2016

Raines indifferent on Hall

Tim Raines says he doesn't spend a lot of time thinking about baseball's Hall of Fame. Raines fell 23 votes shy of the necessary 75 percent this month, and next year's ballot will be the 10th and final time he is eligible for consideration by ...