Basketball

Raptors president Masai Ujiri criticizes President Donald Trump over reported remark

6:27 PM ET Adrian WojnarowskiESPN Editor’s note: This story contains explicit language that may be offensive for some readers. TORONTO — Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri, born and raised in Nigeria before moving to the United States and becoming one of the most unique front-office success stories in professional sports history, responded strongly to President […]

Formula

Lewis Hamilton apologises for ‘boys don’t wear dresses’ remark

Image copyright PA Lewis Hamilton has apologised for making “inappropriate” comments in a video in which he appeared to mock his nephew’s princess dress. In an Instagram video, which has since been deleted, the Formula 1 driver says “boys don’t wear princess dresses”. He was criticised on social media for the clip, which was apparently […]

Football

David Moyes: Ex-Sunderland manager’s slap remark ‘entirely inappropriate’

Moyes ‘deeply regrets’ slap remark Former Sunderland manager David Moyes behaved “entirely inappropriately” when he told BBC reporter Vicki Sparks that she might “get a slap”, an independent panel ruled. In a ruling released by the Football Assocation, a commission chaired by barrister Craig Moore accepted Moyes’ comments were “attempted humour”. However, it said his […]

Football

David Moyes ‘slap’ remark: Sunderland boss gives FA written observations

Moyes ‘deeply regrets’ slap remark Sunderland manager David Moyes has provided the Football Association with his written observations after telling BBC reporter Vicki Sparks last month she might “get a slap”. The FA must now decide whether to charge Moyes over those comments, which came following his team’s draw against Burnley in the Premier League. […]