Former NFL All-Pro, Art Still and National Fitness Hall of Famer, Greg Justice announce the release of their new book titled Mind Over Head Chatter: The Psychology of Athletic Success. Athletes are often asked to handle significant pressures in everyday life. Pressure to be: Bigger, Faster, Stronger. With so much pressure, it’s no wonder so […]

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — The Atlantic Coast Conference front office didn’t do Florida State any favors when it made the Seminoles’ schedule this season. Five huge tests in Florida State’s first five games — all against perennial ACC powers — means one of two results for the No. 24 Seminoles early on: feast or famine.

The Charlotte Hornets recalled shooting guard Dwayne Bacon and guard-forward Julyan Stone from the Greensboro Swarm of the G League on Sunday. Bacon, a rookie, is averaging 3.6 points and 3.1 rebounds in 15.9 minutes in 28 games for the Hornets including six starts.

Kevin Durant scored 21 points to lead six double-figure scorers for defending NBA champion Golden State and the Warriors pulled away in the third quarter to beat Utah 126-101 on Wednesday. The Warriors hit 33-of-46 shots in the second half, outscoring the Jazz 42-22 in the third quarter to blow open a close game in […]

DeMario Mayfield feared his basketball career was over when he was arrested on suspicion of planning a robbery, but the former US college star is now bouncing back — in war-torn Iraq. Originally from Georgia in America’s deep south, the 6 foot 5 inch (1.95 metre) player is the latest banner addition to Iraq’s national […]

The top four teams remained the same in the Associated Press Top 25 men’s basketball poll released on Monday. Villanova (12-) remained No. 1 by a comfortable margin, followed by No. 2 Michigan State (12-1), No. 3 Arizona State (12-0) and No. 4 Duke (12-1).