USWNT's Crystal Dunn explains team's decision to stand for national anthem vs. Brazil

USWNT’s Crystal Dunn explains team’s decision to stand for national anthem vs. Brazil

The U.S. women’s national team made a pregame change before Sunday’s SheBelieves Cup match against Brazil in Orlando. All players in the starting lineup stood for the national anthem. In recent months, many UWWNT players kneeled during the anthem to protest racism and inequality both in the United States and around the world. Despite the […]

Padres star Fernando Tatis Jr. explains why he signed 14-year extension: 'I want that statue'

Padres star Fernando Tatis Jr. explains why he signed 14-year extension: ‘I want that statue’

The San Diego Padres officially announced Fernando Tatis Jr.’s 14-year, $340-million extension on Monday. Afterward, the Padres and Tatis held a press conference to discuss the record-breaking contract that will keep him in town through the 2034 season.  As is the custom with these kinds of things, Tatis was asked to explain why he agreed to […]

Mets' Francisco Lindor explains why 'it's great to be in New York' as he unveils signature New Balance shoe

Mets’ Francisco Lindor explains why ‘it’s great to be in New York’ as he unveils signature New Balance shoe

At the same time that four-time All-Star shortstop Francisco Lindor is embarking on a new chapter in his baseball career — he was traded to the New York Mets in January — he will also be introducing his latest off-field undertaking. On Monday, New Balance officially unveiled the brand’s first-ever baseball signature shoe and apparel […]

Colts' Michael Pittman Jr. explains why he won't give his No. 11 jersey to new teammate Carson Wentz

Colts’ Michael Pittman Jr. explains why he won’t give his No. 11 jersey to new teammate Carson Wentz

Getty Images The Indianapolis Colts are giving up two premium draft picks for Carson Wentz, but one of their most promising players from 2020 isn’t giving up his No. 11 jersey to the new quarterback. Days after the Colts reportedly agreed to acquire Wentz from the Philadelphia Eagles, wide receiver Michael Pittman Jr. tells TMZ […]

Leeds owner Andrea Radrizzani explains his team's success, welcomes San Francisco 49ers investment, and more

Leeds owner Andrea Radrizzani explains his team’s success, welcomes San Francisco 49ers investment, and more

Leeds United owner Andrea Radrizzani knows  that this is only the beginning for his proud club. As manager Marcelo Bielsa’s side continues to not only entertain in the Premier League, but, more impressively, fight for a spot in the top half of the table, Leeds are not bowing to anyone. After being absent from top […]

Court Report: Selection committee chair Mitch Barnhart explains new NCAA Tournament seeding process

Court Report: Selection committee chair Mitch Barnhart explains new NCAA Tournament bracketing process

It has become an annual staple to have a pre-March Q & A with the chair of the Division I Men’s Basketball Committee. This season that person is Kentucky athletic director Mitch Barnhart. Below, we dig into a lot of the most profound and urgent issues facing the committee this year. The interview has been […]

Court Report: Selection committee chair Mitch Barnhart explains new NCAA Tournament seeding process

Court Report: Selection committee chair Mitch Barnhart explains new NCAA Tournament seeding process

It has become an annual staple to have a pre-March Q & A with the chair of the Division I Men’s Basketball Committee. This season that person is Kentucky athletic director Mitch Barnhart. Below, we dig into a lot of the most profound and urgent issues facing the committee this year. The interview has been […]

IBM's Arin Bhowmick explains why AI trust is hard to achieve in the enterprise

IBM’s Arin Bhowmick explains why AI trust is hard to achieve in the enterprise

While appreciation of the potential impact AI can have on business processes has been building for some time, progress has not nearly been as quick as many initial forecasts led many organizations to expect. Arin Bhowmick, chief design officer for IBM, explained to VentureBeat what needs to be done to achieve the level of AI […]

Rob Gronkowski explains why he's never really gone out and partied with Tom Brady

Rob Gronkowski explains why he’s never really gone out and partied with Tom Brady

© Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Tom Brady and Rob Gronkowski did plenty of partying together on Wednesday during the Buccaneers‘ Super Bowl parade, but apparently, after a Super Bowl is about the only time the two teammates ever party together.  During an interview with James Corden on the “The Late Late Show,” Gronk was […]

Rob Gronkowski explains why he didn't get to hold Lombardi Trophy after Buccaneers' Super Bowl win

Rob Gronkowski explains why he didn’t get to hold Lombardi Trophy after Buccaneers’ Super Bowl win

Getty Images Buccaneers tight end Rob Gronkowski is the human embodiment of celebration. So it’s a bit of a surprise to learn that someone like him has not gotten a chance to hold the Lombardi Trophy since his team’s win over the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday in Super Bowl LV. Gronkowski revealed this piece […]