Cydney Henderson, USA TODAY

Cydney Henderson

USA TODAY

Phoenix, AZ, United States

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  • Providence Journal
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Recent articles by Cydney:

Former Baylor players call out Kim Mulkey after she declines to talk about Brittney Griner

Two Baylor women's basketball alumni who played under coach Kim Mulkey are speaking out after she declined to comment on Brittney Griner. → Read More

'It's been hell': Celtics players say they were blindsided by Ime Udoka's suspension

Celtics stars Jayson Tatum and Marcus Smart open up about coach Ime Udoka's suspension and express their frustrations during media day. → Read More

Mike Tyson calls Hulu a 'slave master' over unauthorized show: 'They stole my life story'

Mike Tyson labeled Hulu as "the streaming version of the slave master" after allegedly stealing his life story for profit without compensating him. → Read More

Seahawks RB Chris Carson retires after five NFL seasons due to neck injury, per report

NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reported that Chris Carson is calling it a career after five seasons due to a neck injury that he sustained last season. → Read More

NBA draft 2022: First-round pick-by-pick analysis and complete results

The NBA welcomed its newest class of rookies in Thursday's draft. USA TODAY Sports breaks down the first round with pick-by-pick analysis. → Read More

NBA draft 2022: First-round pick-by-pick analysis and complete results

The NBA welcomed its newest class of rookies in Thursday's draft. USA TODAY Sports breaks down the first round with pick-by-pick analysis. → Read More

NBA draft 2022: First-round pick-by-pick analysis and complete results

The NBA welcomed its newest class of rookies in Thursday's draft. USA TODAY Sports breaks down the first round with pick-by-pick analysis. → Read More

Warriors found blueprint to NBA Draft success. Lottery teams need luck, good planning to follow suit.

The Warriors won four NBA titles with a core roster built through the draft. That can serve as a blueprint for Orlando, OOC and other lottery teams. → Read More

Trumpet the Bloodhound makes history by winning Best in Show at 146th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

Trumpet the Bloodhound's selection marked history. He's the first Bloodhound to ever win Best in Show in Westminster's 146-year history. → Read More

Jack Del Rio deletes Twitter after getting fined for controversial 'dust up' comments about Jan. 6 US Capitol attack

Washington assistant coach Jack Del Rio's Twitter activity has lightened his pockets, so much so that it appears he has left the platform entirely. → Read More

Mo Donegal wins 2022 Belmont Stakes in New York; Kentucky Derby winner Rich Strike finishes sixth

Mo Donegal, owned by an Iowa group, won the grueling 1-1/2 mile race at the 2022 Belmont Stakes, the oldest and longest triple crown race. → Read More

Boston Celtics, Golden State Warriors unite with 'End Gun Violence' shirts at NBA Finals Game 2

Golden State coach Steve Kerr, Boston coach Ime Udoka walked into their pregame press conference wearing an “End Gun Violence” T-shirt. → Read More

Nike founder Phil Knight makes offer to buy Trail Blazers, but team says it 'remains not for sale'

Nike founder Phil Knight has made an offer to purchase the Portland Trail Blazers, but the franchise is not for sale. → Read More

Los Angeles Lakers reach deal with Darvin Ham to be new head coach

The Lakers have agreed to a four-year deal with former Bucks assistant Darvin Ham as their head coach, sources tell USA TODAY Sports. → Read More

'We've all made mistakes': Greg Norman downplays the killing of journalist while promoting Saudi-backed golf league

“They’re not my bosses. We’re independent. I do not answer to Saudi Arabia.” → Read More

Animal rights activist tackled after running on court during Grizzlies-Timberwolves Game 4

An animal rights activist was tackled after running onto the court during Saturday night's playoff game between the Timberwolves and Grizzlies. → Read More

NFL quarterback Dwayne Haskins hit and killed by dump truck: Here's what we know

Pittsburgh Steelers QB Dwayne Haskins was killed Saturday after he was hit by a dump truck near Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Here's what we know. → Read More

Portland's Jusuf Nurkic fined for throwing phone in heated exchange with young fan

Jusuf Nurkic's heated confrontation with a young Indianapolis Pacers fan following Portland’s 129-98 loss Sunday night is going to cost him. → Read More

Soccer star Katie Meyer felt 'stress to be perfect' before death. Many student-athletes relate

Despite superhuman feats, athletes are human. Stars have helped destigmatize mental health, but there's a lack of support on the collegiate level. → Read More

Meet snowboarder Julia Marino, who won Team USA's first medal at the 2022 Beijing Olympics

Julia Marino put together a run of a lifetime to earn silver in women's snowboard slopestyle. Here's everything you need to know about the American. → Read More