Florida joins four other states that are looking to implement laws allowing student athletes to make money from their name, image and likeness as of July 1.
North Carolina House Speaker Tim Moore expressed concerns about the legislation garnering enough support.
Mississippi Governor Tate Reeves signed a bill on Thursday prohibiting transgender athletes from competing on female sports teams.
When I arrived in the U.S. I was really failing to thrive. Doctors said I wouldn't have lived past the age of ten if I had stayed in Ukraine.
Sports aren't fair for a broad range of reasons, many of which have nothing to do with anatomy or hormones.
Despite some people from the sports world praising Favre, a number of people felt it was hypocritical that people often tell athletes to "stick to sports" yet cheered on the former Packers QB for endorsing Trump.
I slowed down at the finish line because I felt that I didn't deserve third place, it wasn't the way I wanted to get a position on the podium. That Will Smith recognized what I did and posted about it on Instagram was just incredible.
At least 10 former college football players were among the people who died in the 9/11 terrorist attacks 19 years ago.
The latest feat comes ahead of a new film out next month dedicated to Natalia Molchanova, who held 42 world records before she went missing on a dive in Spain in 2015.
Once considered one of the most promising female distance runners, Cain says when she left the Nike Oregon Project she was "just trying to survive."
Monica Aksamit, a 29-year-old Olympian from New Jersey, has started a GoFundMe to send her to the 2020 Games in Tokyo.
Boxer Patrick Day died Tuesday, four days after being knocked out in a boxing match in Chicago. He is one of at least four fighters to die from injuries suffered in the ring in 2019 alone.
While LeBron James championed the change, Hershel Walker speculated that it might sow division among athletes.
Scientists studied hundreds of athletes across sports including swimming, cycling, soccer, rowing, hockey, sailing and athletics.
He worried that the NFL might no longer have a talent pool to draw from.
The new rule would be a fitting legacy for a player who refused to conform.
From soccer to tennis to basketball, it's clear that it pays to be gifted athletically.
"I just got to a point where I had enough information on marijuana to know what we were being told was bull****," Monroe told Newsweek a day before 4/20.
"I might never be able to meet them again," South Korean ice hockey player Choi Ji-yeon said.
A Venetian won his city's picturesque marathon for the first time in two decades after a pack of elite runners took a wrong turn and veered off course for two crucial minutes on Sunday.
"I understand why many women who this happens to let it go," says the 'Brooklyn Nine Nine' actor.
"We stand with the Heroes, not a bunch of rich, entitled, arrogant, ungrateful, anti-American degenerates," Col. Kriste Kibbey Etue posted to Facebook.
Under Armour has since released a statement saying Plank's comments were in regard to Trump's business policies, not his social viewpoints.
Princeton, Columbia, Harvard, Amherst and Washington University in St. Louis have suspended men's teams or players from competing because of lewd messages that athletes allegedly exchanged.
"We are now able to confirm a cover up that dates back until at least 2011," said McLaren.