Many kids in the U.S., like Aidan Rael, love nothing more than hitting the ice with his recreational hockey league. But rising costs of everything from gear to gas and higher prices for young athletes to compete across the board are causing parents to make tough decisions. With sports associated with higher test scores and lower levels of depression and obesity, some families are cutting costly entertainment and eating out less in order to keep their children in the game. But, experts caution the higher prices will keep some kids off the playing field.
- The Telegraph
In a sensational move, LIV Golf is expecting its event in Bangkok this week to deliver world rankings points for the first time and so allow its players a pathway to qualify for the majors.
- Fighting Irish Wire
Not very fair
It's time to audit those fantasy rosters. Jennifer Eakins suggests five players to consider cutting to make room for your Week 5 pickups.
Alex Bowman will not return to competition at the Charlotte Motor Speedway road course this weekend, Hendrick Motorsports announced Tuesday. Bowman is recovering from concussion-like symptoms resulting from a crash in the Sept. 25 race at Texas Motor Speedway. Noah Gragson, who wheeled the No. 48 Chevrolet to a 19th-place finish at Talladega Superspeedway, will […]
"What the HELL is going on with Aaron Rodgers hair?" one fan asked about the Green Bay Packers quarterback.
- NBC Sports EDGE
Patrick Daugherty, Kyle Dvorchak and Lawrence Jackson break down some of the most vexing Week 5 rankings questions. (Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports)
Don't people understand that puppies require patience?
Las Vegas has a lot of patience when it comes to waiting for the arrival of a major league sports team. Back in 2007, an investment group made a pitch to the National Hockey League's executive committee to bring a team to Sin City, but was not successful. It would be 10 more years before the city would land its first major league sports team and the NHL's Las Vegas Golden Knights would celebrate their inaugural season in 2017-18.
R'Bonney Gabriel was crowned Monday at the Grand Sierra Resort in Reno, Nevada
- Auburn Wire
Football Power Index is favoring the Auburn Tigers after LSU performance.
- Ravens Wire
Ravens cornerback Marlon Humphrey displayed his generosity at a restaurant
- Footwear News
Brittany Mahomes Goes Fiery in Red Blazer & Spiked Louboutins to Support Her Husband Patrick Mahomes at Kansas City Chiefs Game
Brittany Mahomes wore a signature pair of Christian Louboutin over-the-knee suede boots with a spiked heel to husband Patrick Mahomes' football game.
- Badgers Wire
Lance Leipold, one of the hottest coaching candidates in the country, offered his thoughts on the current head coaching vacancy at Wisconsin:
The Pioneer Woman host's family gathered at the University of North Texas to cheer Bryce on
- Longhorns Wire
Texas climbs, Oklahoma tumbles. Here's a look at where each Big 12 program lands in USA TODAY Sports' updated re-rank this week.
- Auburn Wire
"I think it has become pretty obvious that Bryan Harsin can no longer lead this program" - Paul Finebaum
This honestly couldn't be any cuter.
- Sooners Wire
WIth Dillon Gabriel's status uncertain, the quarterback situation for the Oklahoma Sooners remains a mystery.
Devanne Adams brought daughters Dezi, 5 months, and Daija, 3, to cheer on dad Davante Adams in sparkly jerseys at the Las Vegas Raiders game