Articles by Jason Van Hoven
- Former Giants RB Brandon Jacobs Signs Contract With 49ers
March 28 2012 12:03 PM
It seems that former New York Giants players are attracted to the Bay Area. Brandon Jacobs signed with the San Francisco 49ers just days after Mario Manningham signed with them.
- Stanford Volleyball Player Sam Wopat Dies At 19; Cause Of Death Not Yet Disclosed
March 28 2012 9:46 AM
Stanford sophomore volleyball player Samantha Sam Wopat was rushed to hospital from her campus residence on St. Patrick's Day and remained in the intensive-care unit until her death on Sunday.
- Rhode Island Freshman Jonathan Holton Arrested For Video Voyeurism: Report
March 27 2012 5:13 PM
After a stellar season playing basketball at the University of Rhode Island, freshman forward Jonathan Holton was arrested Tuesday for video voyeurism.
- NFL Draft Order 2012 Released: Jets Get 10 Picks, Giants Get Eight
March 27 2012 1:52 PM
The NFL released the order of picks for the 2012 NFL Draft, which is shaping up to be one of the most anticipated in recent history.
- R.A. Dickey Memoir: Mets Pitcher Details Childhood Sexual Abuse, Adultery
March 27 2012 10:51 AM
New York Mets pitcher R.A. Dickey encountered sexual abuse and suicidal thoughts in the past, but was admittedly afraid to tell anyone of those for many years. On Thursday, readers will get a chance to learn exactly what Dickey went through in his newest memoir.
- Frank Martin From Kansas State To South Carolina? Not Just Yet
March 26 2012 12:34 PM
Current Kansas State WIldcats head coach Frank Martin has been rumored to be the frontrunner for the head coaching position for the South Carolina Gamecocks men's basketball team .
- Trayvon Martin Case: Florida Rally To Feature Ray Lewis, Patrick Ewing
March 26 2012 10:29 AM
Athletes have showed their support in the Trayvon Martin case and look to continue showing it on Monday at a rally in Sanford, Fla. where the 17-year-old was shot and killed.
- Austin Rivers To Leave Duke: 5 Other Lottery One-And-Dones Who Entered NBA Draft
March 23 2012 4:33 PM
Austin Rivers is the latest college player to leave school after just one year to enter the NBA Draft.
- Allen Iverson News: Former NBA MVP Will Not Play In Dominican Republic
March 23 2012 11:48 AM
Allen Iverson has made a handful of comebacks, but one in particular about him playing in the Dominican Republic for a month is false, according to his manager.
- Kendall Marshall Wrist Injury: UNC PG Day-to-Day
March 22 2012 4:38 PM
North Carolina point guard Kendall Marshall is day-to-day with a wrist injury that can affect just how far the top-seeded Tar Heels go in the NCAA tournament.
- Saints Bounty Program: Sean Payton Texts Shockey He Had Nothing To Do With Snitching
March 22 2012 1:59 PM
Recently suspended New Orleans Saints head coach Sean Payton offered Carolina Panthers tight end Jeremy Shockey his support that Shockey was not the snitch of the Saints' bounty program.
- Stephon Marbury: China Player Tells Him F--- You During CBA Finals? [VIDEO]
March 22 2012 12:42 PM
Stephon Marbury, who may be working to rebuild his image in China, had a small confrontation with an opposing Chinese basketball player during Game 1 of the CBA Finals in Beijing.
- Tim Tebow Trade: Could Jaguars Snatch QB After Jets-Broncos Snag?
March 21 2012 5:02 PM
The Jacksonville Jaguars, who were thought to have fallen out of the Tim Tebow sweepstakes thanks to the Jets, have re-emerged as a landing spot as the Jets and Broncos talks have stumbled.
- Tim Tebow to New York Jets Sparks #Timsanity Twitter Debate [POLL]
March 21 2012 2:31 PM
Tim Tebow has been traded from the Denver Broncos to the New York Jets for a fourth-round draft pick. But how good of a move did the Jets make?
- Historic Brittney Griner Dunk Pushes Baylor Past Florida [VIDEO]
March 21 2012 10:40 AM
Baylor's 6-foot-8 center Brittney Griner made history on Tuesday with a dunk against Florida, the sixth dunk of her collegiate career.
- Shaka Smart: From VCU To Illinois?
March 20 2012 4:52 PM
The University of Illinois wants VCU men's basketball head coach Shaka Smart to be its team's next head coach after the firing of its longtime previous head coach Bruce Weber.
- Miguel Cabrera Injury: Tigers 3B Suffers Bloody Facial Fracture [VIDEO]
March 20 2012 12:24 PM
Detroit Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera took a shot to the face to on Monday, causing him to bleed profusely.
- Jeremy Lin Signs Volvo Deal, Becomes Two-Year Brand Ambassador [VIDEO]
March 20 2012 10:08 AM
Jeremy Lin, despite the dissipating Linsanity, is still attracting major corporations beyond Nike for endorsements. Monday, Volvo announced a two-year deal with the New York Knicks sensation.
- Peyton Manning to Broncos: #TradeTebow, #FreeTebow Become Tim Tebow Twitter Trends
March 19 2012 2:11 PM
Peyton Manning move to the Denver Broncos opens the door for Tim Tebow to possibly bring his intensity and passion to another team.
- Peyton Manning News: QB’s Future Not With Dolphins; Matt Flynn’s Is?
March 16 2012 11:51 AM
Peyton Manning doesn't want to play for the Miami Dolphins, a team devastated at the quarterback position for a long time. Now, their only shot at redemption may be signing free-agent quarterback Matt Flynn.