A five-year-old leukemia survivor known as "Batkid" stole the show at the San Francisco Giants' home opener on Tuesday.
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March 14, 2014
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February 26, 2014
The illustrious basketball career of Kevin Grow added another chapter on Tuesday, as the Harlem Globetrotters announced that the teenager will suit up for the squad next month in Philadelphia as a "three-point specialist."
February 19, 2014
Between the slew of basketball-related events during the NBA's All-Star weekend, a number of the league's biggest stars found time to give back to the community, too.
February 17, 2014
The National Basketball Association's Philadelphia 76ers are in the midst of a painful rebuilding season, but they assured the season wouldn't be entirely a wasted year.
January 26, 2014
Arnold Schwarzenegger recently got back to his bodybuilding roots by posing as a trainer for Gold's Gym to support an after-school program that he founded.
January 24, 2014
Seattle Seahawks fullback Derrick Coleman, the first legally deaf offensive player in the National Football League, is using his story to inspire others.
January 21, 2014
During the Miami Heat's visit to the White House, team members joined with Michelle Obama to film a PSA on healthy eating.
January 01, 2014
On Sunday, the NBA's Memphis Grizzlies and the Mid-South Make-a-Wish Foundation made 8-year-old Charvis Brewer's dreams come true by "drafting" him.