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Angel City FC Brings the Star Power Both On-Field and Off to the NWSL Soccer Angel City FC Brings the Star Power Both On-Field and Off to the NWSL , Contributor 10:30am, April 7

The National Women's Soccer League is starting to see some steady growth. With the United States Women's National Team being…

Patrick Ewing’s Net Worth Skyrocketed After He Cashed in on Sneakers College Basketball Patrick Ewing’s Net Worth Skyrocketed After He Cashed in on Sneakers , The League 10:59am, March 10

Patrick Ewing's basketball career is the stuff legends are made of. From the NCAA and NBA All-Star Games to the Basketball Hall of…

Bo Jackson Ran Fastest 40-Yard Dash Ever, According to Leaked Report NFL Bo Jackson Ran Fastest 40-Yard Dash Ever, According to Leaked Report , 2:51pm, March 2

For anyone who watched Bo Jackson play, and the rest of us who live vicariously through his jaw-dropping highlights, it's…

Kristi Yamaguchi Won Olympic Gold, But Where is She Now? Olympics Kristi Yamaguchi Won Olympic Gold, But Where is She Now? , The League 6:03pm, February 10

A lot of Olympic athletes only compete in the public eye briefly. Figure skaters certainly experience that. You rarely see…

Usain Bolt Started a Family & Had a Kid Named “Thunder” Olympics Usain Bolt Started a Family & Had a Kid Named “Thunder” , The League 1:41pm, July 31

Wouldn't it be cool to call yourself the fastest man in the world and not sound completely insane? There's one…

Megan Rapinoe Has a Twin Sister Who Also Played Soccer Olympics Megan Rapinoe Has a Twin Sister Who Also Played Soccer , The League 1:34pm, July 30

There's only one Megan Rapinoe. You know her. You've heard her name. She's made the news plenty in the last few…

Allyson Felix Married a Fellow Track Star & Started a Family Olympics Allyson Felix Married a Fellow Track Star & Started a Family , The League 5:10pm, July 29

Speed is more than just a measure of distance over time. For gold medalist Olympic champion sprinter Allyson Felix, speed is…

Mary Lou Retton Married a College QB & Raised a Gymnast Daughter Olympics Mary Lou Retton Married a College QB & Raised a Gymnast Daughter , The League 12:02pm, July 27

Before there was Simone Biles or Gabby Douglas, there was Mary Lou Retton. Retton was the first American female gymnast…

Michael Phelps Married a Miss USA Contestant & Had 3 Kids Olympics Michael Phelps Married a Miss USA Contestant & Had 3 Kids , The League 2:16pm, July 24

Michael Phelps won the most Olympic medals in the history of everything. While he's rightfully known for his hardware, there's…

Simone Biles’ Adoption Story is Inspirational: “My Parents Saved Me” Gymnastics Simone Biles’ Adoption Story is Inspirational: “My Parents Saved Me” , The League 1:42pm, July 24

To watch American Olympian Simone Biles move is to be amazed. To see her land the flips that she does looks…

Former Georgia Swimmer Chase Kalisz Eyes More Gold at Tokyo Olympics Olympics Former Georgia Swimmer Chase Kalisz Eyes More Gold at Tokyo Olympics , The League 6:10pm, July 23

The former University of Georgia Bulldog and current Olympic swimmer Chase Kalisz once dominated the college circuit and now owns…

LSU’s Brooks Curry Swam His Way to the Olympics Olympics LSU’s Brooks Curry Swam His Way to the Olympics , The League 5:43pm, July 23

When it comes to Olympic swimming, here in the USA, we are used to star swimmers dotting the U.S. Olympic…

From Tuscaloosa to Tokyo: Alabama’s Rhyan White Hoping For Olympic Gold Olympics From Tuscaloosa to Tokyo: Alabama’s Rhyan White Hoping For Olympic Gold , The League 1:44pm, July 23

University of Alabama swimmer Rhyan White is one of the best collegiate swimmers in the country, and now she's getting…

Carli Lloyd Met Her Golf Pro Husband in High School Olympics Carli Lloyd Met Her Golf Pro Husband in High School , The League 11:53am, July 23

The Garden State, despite its flowery name, produces tough people. People from New Jersey carry a certain bravado, or in…

Alex Morgan’s Net Worth is Way Too Low For Her Stardom National Alex Morgan’s Net Worth is Way Too Low For Her Stardom , The League 5:54pm, July 19

Alex Morgan is a lot of things to a lot of people. To teammate Megan Rapinoe, Morgan is a trustworthy target.…

Brandi Chastain Celebrated Topless, But Where is She Now? National Brandi Chastain Celebrated Topless, But Where is She Now? , The League 2:59pm, July 18

Michael Jordan has the Jumpman. Mia Hamm was the silhouette for Women's Professional Soccer (the NWSL's predecessor.) But Brandi Chastain is one of…

Reggie Miller’s Sister Was Better Than He Ever Was NBA Reggie Miller’s Sister Was Better Than He Ever Was , The League 10:05am, July 7

Cheryl Miller is more than the greatest USC basketball player of all time. She's the greatest baller of all time with the…

Mia Hamm is a Soccer Legend, But Where is She Now? National Mia Hamm is a Soccer Legend, But Where is She Now? , The League 4:35pm, June 30

Legendary American striker Mia Hamm is a hat-trick magician. Unlike most selfish strikers, the humble scorer was committed to team dynamics. She…