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Past articles by Katie:

Brett Favre’s foundation, aimed at helping children and cancer patients, gave funds to USM athletics

From 2018-2020, Brett Favre’s charitable foundation, Favre 4 Hope, which has a stated mission to support disadvantaged children and cancer patients, donated more than $130,000 to the University of Southern Mississippi Athletic Foundation during the same years that Favre was working to finance... → Read More

Former players accuse North Carolina Courage coach Paul Riley of sexual coercion

More than a dozen players who have been coached by Paul Riley across multiple teams and leagues since 2010 spoke to The Athletic. → Read More

‘I’ve barely hit on you’: Inside a Mets culture rotten beyond Mickey Callaway and Jared Porter

Troubling behavior of other employees contributed to workplace culture now being investigated by law firm hired by new owner Steve Cohen. → Read More

Five women accuse Mickey Callaway of lewd behavior: 'He was completely unrelenting'

The former Mets manager sent inappropriate photographs and promised information in return for meeting up with him. → Read More

Former players say Chicago area hockey coach sexually abused them – The Athletic

For years, stories circulated about Thomas "Chico" Adrahtas' behavior. Despite those rumors, he continued to get coaching jobs. → Read More

Jersey of Colorado Rockies SS Trevor Story sells for $12K at auction

The jersey worn by Colorado Rockies rookie shortstop Trevor Story at the team's home opener sold for $12,250 Sunday night. → Read More

Hall of Famer Lou Brock overcomes leg amputation to throw out ceremonial pitch

Six months ago, Hall of Famer Lou Brock, 76, had his lower leg amputated because of an infection. On Monday, he threw the first pitch before the Cardinals' home opener against Milwaukee. → Read More

Week 1 Power Rankings: Cubs stay on top

The top three teams -- Cubs, Royals and Giants -- in our Power Rankings are the same after one week, but there was plenty of movement after that. → Read More

Story's 7th HR in 6 games sets MLB record

Rookie Trevor Story capped his amazing first week in the major leagues by hitting his seventh home run to help the Rockies beat the Padres 6-3 on Sunday. → Read More

David Ortiz's finest moment with the Red Sox wasn't at the plate

With David Ortiz set to play in his final home opener, we look back at perhaps his greatest moment in a Red Sox uniform. → Read More

Defensive tackle prospect Breyon Gaddy's off-the-backboard alley oop dunk

DT prospect Breyon Gaddy, all 6-3, 335 pounds of him, shows off his dunking skills. → Read More

Petr Mrazek getting the nod could light fire under Jimmy Howard

DETROIT -- Detroit Red Wings goaltending coach Jim Bedard was the one who informed Jimmy Howard that Howard would not be starting Tuesday. Once he go → Read More

Eastern playoff race tight as Bruins rise, Senators skid and Capitals push

Trending up Jaromir Jagr, Florida Panthers: Last week, Jagr told reporters in Toronto -- including our own Pierre LeBrun -- that he felt he had seven → Read More

Ducks, Wild closing strong; Blues, Blackhawks have questions in West

Trending up Anaheim Ducks: The Ducks clinched a playoff berth Saturday against the New York Islanders, and a 2-1 win against the New Jersey Devils on → Read More

Player Power Rankings: Wings' fight in net

Who's trending up, who's trending down and who's trying to make a splash ahead of the playoffs. → Read More

Players at odds over salary-cap inflator

The decision on whether or not to trigger the annual 5 percent growth factor on the salary cap should not be treated like a foregone conclusion. → Read More

NHL's motion to dismiss concussion suit denied

A judge in U.S. District Court in Minnesota denied the NHL's motion for dismissal in the current concussion litigation facing the league. → Read More

Q&A: Brodeur talks new life, future with Devils

All-time winningest goaltender Martin Brodeur talks about learning on the fly with the St. Louis Blues and his future plans with the New Jersey Devils. → Read More

Jets and Canucks rising in Western Conference; Blues, Kings have some issues

Trending up Winnipeg Jets: You really get a sense of just how badly the Jets want to bring playoff hockey back to Manitoba. They have delivered four s → Read More

Rangers and Senators keep rolling in the East; Bruins and Flyers are in trouble

Trending up New York Rangers: The Bluehsirts upgraded on defense at the trade deadline and have seen backup goaltender Cam Talbot shine in Henrik Lund → Read More