Coach Allows Player Held Responsible For Sex Crime To Start Every Game

Elon defensive back Adrian McClendon started every game last season despite taking a plea deal one year ago on sexual battery charges, the Elon Pendulum reports. McClendon is accused of groping a woman against her will and with force in March 2014; his deal with prosecutors led to the sophomore pleading guilty to… » 5/18/15 4:00pm Monday 4:00pm

Jameis Winston Goes After Accuser In Vicious Countersuit

Jameis Winston’s legal team has filed their response to Erica Kinsman’s civil lawsuit, which accused him of sexual battery, assault, false imprisonment and “intentional infliction of emotional distress arising out of forcible rape.” Winston is denying the rape and all of Kinsman’s claims, which was expected. But this… » 5/11/15 6:00pm 5/11/15 6:00pm

The Subway Slaying That Wasn't a Crime

Linda Rodriguez was lying in bed when the knock at the door came. Her youngest son, Eric Maldonado, 17, heard it first. He figured it was his older brother Gilbert coming home. Gilbert Drogheo, 32, was a jokester, and Eric knew if he got up and let him in, they might be up all night chatting. Eric had school the next… » 5/08/15 4:30pm 5/08/15 4:30pm

Report: Morris Twins Finally Charged With Aggravated Assault

Suns forwards Marcus and Markieff Morris have been under investigation for an alleged assault committed outside of a Phoenix rec center for the past three months. Despite steadily leaking information about the case to the media, nobody was charged in connection with the incident, until now. Today ESPN reports that the… » 4/21/15 8:07pm 4/21/15 8:07pm

Cops: Florida Cornerback Helped Rob Neighbor Of Weed & Xbox At Gunpoint

Gainesville police arrested a Gators defensive back on charges related to an armed robbery and home invasion after J.C. Jackson turned himself in to the Alachua County sheriff’s office last night. Cops say Jackson entered an acquaintance’s apartment mid-Saturday afternoon, followed by two at-large suspects who… » 4/19/15 11:24am 4/19/15 11:24am

Report: Jarret Stoll Arrested For Possession Of Ecstasy And Coke

CBS Los Angeles reports that Kings center Jarret Stoll was arrested today in Las Vegas on “suspicion of possession of cocaine and Ecstasy (or Molly to young people).” Stoll was allegedly in possession of the drugs at MGM Grand’s Wet Republic pool. Police confirmed the arrest to CBS Las Vegas. » 4/18/15 1:24am 4/18/15 1:24am

Jameis Winston Sued Over Sexual Assault Allegation

Erica Kinsman, who accuses Jameis Winston of raping her in 2012, has followed up her Title IX lawsuit against FSU with a lawsuit against Winston himself—reportedly accusing the Heisman-winning quarterback of sexual battery, assault, false imprisonment and “intentional infliction of emotional distress arising out of… » 4/16/15 5:04pm 4/16/15 5:04pm

Reporter Asks Hernandez Jury About Book Deals; Juror Gives Her Stinkface

The jurors who just convicted Aaron Hernandez of murder had to sit through an awkward post-trial interview with collected members of the press this morning, and they were asked a lot of stupid questions. One of those stupid questions, about whether any of the jurors will now be seeking book deals, received a… » 4/15/15 1:30pm 4/15/15 1:30pm

Florida Pitchers Hit With Felony Charges; Allegedly Climbed A Crane

Two pitchers from the tenth-ranked Florida baseball team spent Sunday night in the Alachua County Jail after being charged with felony trespassing charges. Cops say the pair climbed a crane inside a marked construction zone on campus in Gainesville just a day after they pitched the Gators to a 12-5 win over South… » 4/13/15 11:25am 4/13/15 11:25am

Ottawa Fury Player Attacked During Flight To Atlanta

An assailant attacked Ottawa Fury FC forward Oliver Minatel today during the team’s Air Canada Jazz flight to Atlanta for Saturday’s NASL match against the Silverbacks. CBC reports the man attempted to use his headphones as a garrote to strangle the former C.D. Nacional player just before the plane landed at… » 4/10/15 8:41pm 4/10/15 8:41pm

Alleged Taxi Thief Handing Out Money To Kids During Car Chase [UPDATE]

L.A. cops have been chasing a Prius for more than an two hours in an attempt to arrest the man they believe stole the very taxicab he’s driving. (As might be expected given the auto model, it’s a slow-speed chase.) The driver/alleged armed robber has been driving through neighborhoods as kids get out of school,… » 4/10/15 6:24pm 4/10/15 6:24pm

Darren Sharper May Be Subject To Penis Monitoring Until He Dies

Convicted rapist Darren Sharper will serve nine years in prison for his crimes, but he won’t return to a regular life after he finishes his sentence. If two New Orleans judges approve the deal instead of issuing a 20-year sentence in Louisiana, Sharper will be treated as a sex offender, and closely monitored for the… » 4/10/15 11:10am 4/10/15 11:10am

Video: Cops Throw Thabo Sefolosha To The Ground And Arrest Him

TMZ has obtained cell phone video footage of Hawks guard Thabo Sefolosha’s arrest outside of a New York night club early yesterday morning. Sefolosha and teammate Pero Antic were arrested for failing to disperse, after Pacers forward Chris Copeland was stabbed. Sefolosha reportedly fractured his tibia during the… » 4/09/15 7:36pm 4/09/15 7:36pm

How Did Darren Sharper Avoid Arrest For So Long?

ProPublica, Sports Illustrated, and The New Orleans Advocate teamed up to produce a thoroughly reported story seeking to explain how exactly former NFL player Darren Sharper was able to avoid getting arrested for months years despite being accused of rape multiple times. The whole story is worth a read, but the short… » 4/08/15 12:41pm 4/08/15 12:41pm

Report: Chris Copeland Stabbed; Two Hawks Arrested At NYC Nightclub

According to the New York Daily News, Indiana Pacers forward Chris Copeland was stabbed in the abdomen outside of 1 OAK in New York City early this morning. Copeland’s wife, Katrine Saltara, and a second woman were also slashed during the incident. Pero Antic and Thabo Sefalosha of the Atlanta Hawks were both arrested… » 4/08/15 8:58am 4/08/15 8:58am