After opting out of his contract last week, LeBron James has verbally agreed to re-sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
According to a report by ESPN, the four-time Most Valuable Player will sign a two-year contract worth $46.9 million, said sources Chris Broussard and Brian Windhorst.
Once James signs the contract, it would be the first time the NBA superstar will re-sign with a team. After his rookie contract with the Cavs in 2010, James decided to "take his talents to South Beach" and play with buddies Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh. more >>
After a so-so performance for the Los Angeles Lakers this past season, "Linsanity" star Jeremy Lin will once again try his luck in searching for a team where he will be used.
And earlier this week, the former Harvard standout has tweeted that he would be suiting up for the Charlotte Hornets.
According to a report by ESPN, Lin is expected to be introduced to the media by Monday. more >>
Just days after Christian Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson declared that he and his popular singer girlfriend Ciara are engaged in a sexless relationship, outspoken Chicago sports radio host Dan Bernstein suggested that Wilson might be gay and that he doesn't "have to lie" anymore.
Wilson revealed that he was abstaining from sex with Ciara in an interview with pastor Miles McPherson, a former NFL player, which was posted to YouTube on Sunday.
"I remember she was on tour, she was traveling. I was looking at her in the mirror. She was in the dressing room getting ready to go before she went on stage, and she was sitting there, and God spoke to me and said, 'I need you to lead her,'" Wilson told McPherson in the interview. more >>
Christian basketball star Jeremy Lin of the LA Lakers answered questions about his plans for marriage during a worship service at a Hong Kong university on Sunday where he spoke about the challenges he faced throughout his past basketball season to a student audience of over 1,400 people.
As part of his Asia tour, Lin, 26, spoke at The Chinese University of Hong Kong where he opened up about how his Christian faith helped him through what he described as "possibly the toughest year of my life."
The Taiwanese-American's fans were also allowed to participate in the discussion by asking questions, which one young woman used as an opportunity to inquire about Lin's expectations for marriage and when his nuptials might take place. more >>
Pound-for-pound king Floyd Mayweather, Jr. has been stripped of his World Boxing Organization Welterweight title by WBO Monday. The announcement came after Mayweather failed to comply with the WBO's rules regarding titles.
According to a report in ESPN, Mayweather got the world welterweight title when he won via unanimous decision over Manny Pacquiao last May 2 in Las Vegas, in a boxing fight that went down in boxing history as the highest-earning fight that broke all financial records.
WBO made the decision to strip Mayweather of his title after he failed to pay a sanctioning fee of $200,000 for the fight by the July 3 deadline. more >>
Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson asked members of The Rock Church to pray for him and singer Ciara Harris on Sunday as they strive to build a strong relationship "Jesus' way" and abstain from sex.
Wilson, 26, participated in a 48-minute Q&A session with pastor Miles McPherson at The Rock Church in San Diego on Sunday, where he was candid about his relationship with Ciara. There, he revealed that the pair had not been sexually intimate and would abstain from doing so until they were married.
The star quarterback who made it to the Super Bowl two years in a row recalled asking his girlfriend a very important question about their relationship. more >>