Elsa/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- "Mamba mentality" is more than a mantra uttered by ambitious athletes -- it was the driving force behind Kobe Bryant and his efforts to inspire and foster player development, particularly within women's basketball.
Harry How/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Former Los Angeles Lakers player Derek Fisher is speaking out on the death of his former teammate, Kobe Bryant and Bryant's 13-year-old daughter, who died alongside him in a helicopter crash Sunday.
Christian Petersen/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- For a generation of basketball players, Kobe Bryant wasn't just an icon -- he was the reason they played the game at all.
Azmi Tuncel/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- Vigils are popping up around the nation as fans mourn the loss of basketball legend Kobe Bryant.
Rob Carr/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Celebrity sports fans from around the world are paying homage to NBA legend Kobe Bryant after he died in a helicopter crash in California on Sunday.
Allen Kee / ESPN Images(LAS VEGAS) -- The Silver and Black officially have been renamed the Las Vegas Raiders, and one of the organization's first orders of business is helping eliminate meal debt in Nevada.
Len Redkoles/NHLI via Getty Images(PHILADELPHIA) -- Gritty, the highly popular mascot of the Philadelphia Flyers, is known for his antics both on and off the ice -- but one family alleges that he may have gone too far after accusing the mascot of punching a 13-year-old boy.
Disney(ORLANDO, Fla.) -- Fresh off of his record-breaking sixth Super Bowl victory, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady says it still makes him "cringe" when people call him the "greatest of all time."
Bill Chizek/iStock(ATLANTA) -- Fresh off a historic Super Bowl win against the Los Angeles Rams, New England Patriots safety Duron Harmon was asked on Sunday whether he plans to attend the traditional White House visit with his teammates, where they would be honored in a ceremony by Presiden…
Maddie Meyer/Getty Images(ATLANTA) -- NFL wide receiver Julian Edelman missed all of last year recovering from an injury. This year, not only did he rejoin his New England Patriots, but the team won Super Bowl LIII and Edelman received MVP honors Sunday night.
Streeter Lecka/Getty Images(ATLANTA) -- The New England Patriots captured their sixth championship on Sunday, defeating the Los Angeles Rams 13-3 in Super Bowl LIII.
Harry How/Getty Images(ATLANTA) -- After quarterback Tom Brady led a drive to win the New England Patriots their record-tying sixth Super Bowl, he summed up the 13-3 victory Sunday over the Los Angeles Rams. Only the Pittsburgh Steelers have won as many Super Bowls, while Brady now has the m…
Montgomery County Sheriff's Office(CONROE, Texas) -- A mixed martial arts fighter suspected of murder was captured after escaping from a jail transport van on Sunday.
Win McNamee/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Like millions of Americans this Sunday, President Donald Trump will be joined by family and friends to watch the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams face off in the Super Bowl.