Sports

08 June 2014

Athletes out in full force for Special Olympics

Written by Kassi Nelson, Posted in Sports, Local

Grants Pass, Ore. -- Athletes brought their a-games to Grants Pass High School Sunday, trying to qualify for the Special Olympics State Games.  220 athletes from eight different counties competed i ...

05 June 2014

90 years and going strong

Posted in Sports, Local, Entertainment

Medford, Ore -- As a present for their 90th birthdays, Bob and Winifred Hood are heading to the 2014 Wimbledon Tennis Championships in London. For the Hoods the trip is just another chapter in the ...

24 May 2014

Memorial Day soccer tournament draws thousands

Posted in Sports, Local

Medford, Ore. -- A soccer tournament will draw thousands of people to the Rogue Valley this Memorial Day weekend. The Rogue Memorial Challenge will be at South Medford's U.S. Cellular Field from Sa ...

13 May 2014

Shelly Sterling says she wants to keep the Clippers

Posted in Sports, U.S. & World News

(NBC BAY AREA) The estranged wife of embattled Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling pledged Tuesday to go "as far as I can go" to fight what she characterized as the NBA's sexist move to remov ...

06 May 2014

UO basketball players not charged on alleged sexual assault

Posted in Sports, Regional

Update (5/7): ESPN is reporting tonight that the three University of Oregon basketball players accused of rape will not return to the team. A previous criminal investigation found there was not eno ...

05 May 2014

Robinson fired, OSU basketball facing question marks

Posted in Sports

Corvallis, Ore. -- (The Daily Barometer) Oregon State Athletic Director Bob De Carolis announced Monday that head coach Craig Robinson had been fired. With the news, uncertainty of next year’s squ ...

05 May 2014

Oregon State University fires coach Craig Robinson

Posted in Sports, Regional

Corvallis Ore. -- Oregon State has fired head men's basketball coach Craig Robinson, (according to Sports Illustrated). NBC Sports reports that Robinson, who is the brother of First Lady Michelle Ob ...

02 May 2014

Stotts big on better rebounding for Blazers

Posted in Sports

Portland, Ore. -- (Portland Tribune) Trail Blazers coach Terry Stotts walked into the media room at Moda Center on Thursday afternoon and smiled. “It seemed like we had more (people here) when we ...

29 April 2014

Donald Sterling fined $2.5 M and banned for life by NBA

Posted in Sports, U.S. & World News

(NBC News) -- Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling will be banned for life and fined $2.5 million for racist comments, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver announced Tuesday. The move comes after day ...

28 April 2014

NBA investigates Donald Sterling's alleged racist remarks

Posted in Sports, U.S. & World News

(The Today Show) On Friday, TMZ Sports released an audio recording of what it claims is Donald Sterling telling his girlfriend that he does not want her bringing black people to his games, particul ...