General Sports Get up-to-the-minute news on sports, from ticketing information and season results to announcements of sports broadcasting decisions, new partnerships and sponsorship deals. This category offers information on special sporting events, including charity runs, games and events, community outreach programs, and special initiatives for children, youth, and student athletes. Find releases regarding sports statistics and results, as well as the financial performance of sports teams and groups.

Latest

Feb 15, 2017, 14:52 ET Champion Triathlete Finds Solution For Struggle With Muscle Cramps

Millions of athletes and fitness enthusiasts suffer from painful, unpredictable muscle cramps that can derail performance and shake confidence. But...


Feb 15, 2017, 12:13 ET Rich Eisen honored with the 2017 Pat Summerall Award during Super Bowl LI week at Legends for Charity® Dinner

Rich Eisen, host of AT&T's The Rich Eisen Show and a studio host of NFL Network was honored with the coveted Pat Summerall Award at the Legends...


Feb 15, 2017, 12:05 ET Babson College To Honor Coach Judy Blinstrub For Her 600th Career Win

Babson College women's basketball coach Judy Blinstrub will be honored Wednesday, February 15, 2017, for her legacy of campus leadership that...


Feb 15, 2017, 11:00 ET TuneIn heads to "The Big Easy" for live coverage of NBA All-Star 2017, February 17-19

NBA All-Star 2017 is coming to New Orleans, and TuneIn, the world's largest audio network, will be on the ground providing fans with a mix of...


Feb 15, 2017, 10:40 ET Textile Company, Unifi, Inc., Teams Up With Professional Sports Franchises to Spread Environmentally Responsible Message

Unifi, Inc. (NYSE: UFI), makers of REPREVE®, the leading recycled fiber brand made from plastic bottles, announces its collaboration with seven...


Feb 15, 2017, 10:14 ET Law Enforcement Torch Run Polar Plunge Season Kicks Off In Lake Michigan 2/17

Polar Plunge will kick off its 2017 season with the SUPER Plunge this weekend in Evanston, IL. It is the first of 22 Law Enforcement Torch Run...


Feb 15, 2017, 10:12 ET Rosewood Tucker's Point Charters Mariner III Spectator Yacht for the 35th America's Cup

Beginning on May 26, Bermuda will proudly host The 35th America's Cup, presented by Louis Vuitton. During the five week period, the best sailing...


Feb 15, 2017, 10:05 ET Re-Energized Protest Against Allianz Insurance Company's Failure to Honor Holocaust Survivors' Insurance Policies During PGA Golf Tournament in Boca Raton, Florida Draws Record Number of Protesters

For seven years, South Florida Holocaust survivors have protested at the annual Allianz PGA Golf Championship here, calling for giant German...


Feb 15, 2017, 09:39 ET Steak 'N Shake To Return As Sponsor Of Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing's Indy Car Entry For Third Season

Rahal Letterman Lanigan Racing (RLL) announced today that Steak 'n Shake, a classic American brand and home of the original Steakburger™ and...


Feb 15, 2017, 09:17 ET NASCAR Becomes First Sports League to Launch DeskSite Video App

Just in time for the 2017 DAYTONA 500®, NASCAR and DeskSite jointly announced today the official launch of the NASCAR DeskSite, an interactive...


Feb 15, 2017, 09:04 ET Orangetheory Fitness Begins Quest to Raise $1 Million in Two Weeks to Find a Cure for ALS

Orangetheory® Fitness, the scientifically backed and fast-growing fitness franchise, today announced it has partnered with Augie's Quest, a...


Feb 15, 2017, 09:00 ET Sports Science Pioneer Orreco Announces $2 Million Investment by True Ventures

Orreco, a sports and data science company, will scale its operations following a $2 million series A investment from Silicon Valley-based venture...


Feb 15, 2017, 09:00 ET Dell Technologies Signs on as Multi-Year Title Sponsor of International Tennis Hall of Fame Open

- Dell Technologies Hall of Fame Open to kick off July 16 in Newport, Rhode Island - Tickets for tournament and annual ITHF...


Feb 15, 2017, 08:40 ET NSI International's Laser X Brand Continues as a Runaway Hit After The Holidays

Laser X - the ultimate high-tech game of tag - turned into one of Holiday 2016's most sought after toys, flying off shelves at Toys "R" Us and...


Feb 15, 2017, 08:30 ET WellCare Sponsors Race for St. Lawrence Place's Kids' Fun Run

Recognizing the important connection between homelessness and health, WellCare of South Carolina, a subsidiary of WellCare Health Plans, Inc....


Feb 15, 2017, 08:00 ET Modus Nutrition Completes Requirements for NSF International's Coveted NSF Certified for Sport® Program for Power On, Power Off and Modus

Modus Nutrition, a nutraceutical brand including Power On to improve mental edge, Power Off to enhance sleep quality and Modus, the first...


Feb 15, 2017, 07:00 ET Turtle Wax & The Chicago Wolves Make Power Play To Raise $25,000 For Chicagoland First Responders And Their Families

Turtle Wax and the Chicago Wolves are once again partnering up to show their appreciation for the brave men and women of Chicagoland's emergency...


Feb 15, 2017, 06:00 ET Baum Bats Legal For AABC Season League Play

American Amateur Baseball Congress (AABC) has approved the Baum Bat, the world's strongest bats, for use in season league play for all tournaments....


Feb 15, 2017, 06:00 ET Kia Motors Shows Basketball Fans Some Love With Free Ride Offer During NBA All-Star Weekend In New Orleans

This weekend, New Orleans will be the center of the basketball universe and Kia Motors America (KMA) – the Official Automotive Partner of...


Feb 14, 2017, 15:12 ET Luxury Car Brand Genesis USA Selects The J. Paul Getty Museum To Receive A $250,000 Arts Education Grant

Genesis USA is proud to announce its first-ever grant award to the J. Paul Getty Museum. The $250,000 grant will be awarded by Genesis USA to...


Feb 14, 2017, 15:00 ET Genesis Begins A New Chapter As Sponsor Of The Premier PGA TOUR Event In Los Angeles

One of the most prominent events on the PGA TOUR, the renowned Los Angeles stop, will debut a much-anticipated new title sponsor this week at the...


Feb 14, 2017, 14:12 ET Wounded Warrior Project Veterans Golf Like Pros at Hoakalei

A group of Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) veterans recently spent the day at Hoakalei Country Club, where they connected with fellow service...


Feb 14, 2017, 14:00 ET Canada's best female golfer named Golf Ambassador for Canadian Pacific

CALGARY, Feb. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ - Three-time LPGA Tour winner and eighth-ranked player in the world, Brooke Henderson is joining Canadian...


Feb 14, 2017, 14:00 ET National Danish Performance Team Brings Free Show to Athens, GA

The National Danish Performance Team, the internationally renowned performance gymnastics team dedicated to promoting a healthy and active...


Feb 14, 2017, 13:39 ET DICK'S Sporting Goods Announces Grand Opening of New Stores in Cedar Park, TX

DICK'S Sporting Goods (NYSE: DKS), the largest U.S.-based, full-line omni-channel sporting goods retailer, will be opening a new DICK'S Sporting...