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Amendola stepped up when the Patriots needed him

Danny Amendola stepped up when the Patriots needed him, plus 6 other things we loved from Championship Sunday But Amendola did a little bit of everything for the Patriots and…

Racial Taunts on Soccer Field

Boston Red Sox Fan Reports A Racial Slur, And A Lifetime Ban Results Boston Red Sox Fan Reports A Racial Slur, And A Lifetime Ban Results (That’s a contrast to…

Goalkeeper Zach Richter keeps his feet in soccer

Zach Richter’s dream of being a professional soccer player took a hit when he broke his back after his junior season at Naperville Central. Richter, 22, became a referee and…

NBA refs union irked Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer wasn’t suspended

The National Basketball Referees Association expressed disappointment that Atlanta Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer was not suspended by the NBA though he was fined $25,000 — for making “incidental contact” with…

Raging official assaults player in Russian reserve match

Match officials often face a torrent of abuse from angry players and on some occasions the attacks can turn violent. Rarely are the roles reversed, yet Chechen linesman Musa Kadyrov…