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U.S. Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Congress Could ‘Intervene’ On HGH Testing In NFL

Two full NFL seasons have passed — and another is about to begin — without a final agreement on HGH since the August 2011 labor deal paved the way for testing.

08/23/2013

Mark Cuban (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

Cuban On A-Rod: ‘It’s Disgraceful What MLB Is Trying To Do To Him’

“(It’s) horrible,” Cuban said. “I think it’s disgraceful what Major League Baseball is trying to do to him. Look, it’s not that he doesn’t deserve to be suspended. He does … (211 games), that’s personal.”

08/09/2013

Roger Clemens (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Roger Clemens On Biogenesis Investigation: ‘I Don’t Care About It’

“I’ve got my own feelings on particular people in MLB, you know, how they approached my situation,” Roger Clemens said. “I don’t know about it, and I don’t care about it, to tell you the truth.”

07/31/2013

Hal Steinbrenner (credit: Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Hal Concerned About A-Rod Situation; Says Yanks Have ‘Championship-Caliber Team’

Steinbrenner feels that the Yankees have a “championship-caliber team” this season. He acknowledged that the club is sometimes criticized for fielding an older roster, but he likes its experience, “assuming we can stay away from injuries.”

02/08/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images), Ray Lewis (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images) and Ryan Braun (Photo by Marc Serota/Getty Images)

Giglio: From Angst To Acceptance — Stop Caring About PEDs In Sports

The drugs are evolving. The conversation must follow suit. It’s time to stop the anger and disappointment that spews everywhere from airwaves to columns to happy hours.

02/08/2013

David Stern (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Stern: NBA Could Begin Testing Players For HGH As Early As Next Season

The NBA, for the most part, has managed to avoid the major performance-enhancing drug scandals that have plagued the NFL and Major League Baseball over the last decade. Commissioner David Stern is hoping to keep it that way.

02/07/2013

Alex Rodriguez (R) and Derek Jeter (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Jeter On A-Rod Controversy: ‘Let Him Speak First And Then We’ll Talk About That’

“I don’t comment on anyone until they speak first,” Jeter said on Monday. “Let him address his situation before I comment on it. Let him speak first and then we’ll talk about that.”

02/04/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Report: Bosch Personally Injected A-Rod With PEDs At Slugger’s Home

Alex Rodriguez has had Anthony Bosch personally come to his Miami home to inject performance-enhancing drugs, according to a report.

02/01/2013

Roger Goodell (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Goodell Expects Agreement For HGH Testing To Be Reached By 2013 Season

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said he believes that there will be an agreement soon with the players’ union for testing for human growth hormone.

02/01/2013

DeMaurice Smith, executive director of the National Football League Players Association (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

NFLPA Executive Director, Union President Take On NFL On Player Safety Issues

Less than 18 months after the league and players ended a lockout, NFLPA executive director DeMaurice Smith and union president Domonique Foxworth used a Super Bowl news conference to lay out a series of complaints about safety issues on Thursday.

02/01/2013

Ray Lewis (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Liguori: What Is With This Deer Antler Spray Controversy?

If you’re like me then you want to know, “Who in the heck ever figured out that a deer’s antler could have medicinal properties?”

01/31/2013

Ray Lewis (Photo by Michael Heiman/Getty Images)

Ray Lewis Dismisses Talk Of Using Deer-Antler Spray To Speed Up Recovery

Of all the topics that Baltimore Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis wanted to talk about at Super Bowl media day, deer-antler spray probably was not on the list.

01/30/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Yankees Reportedly Trying To Void Remainder Of A-Rod’s Contract

If the new allegations were true, the Yankees would face high hurdles to get out of the final five years and $114 million of Rodriguez’s record $275 million, 10-year contract.

01/30/2013

Lance Armstrong  (Photo by Bryn Lennon/Getty Images)

USADA Erases 14 Years Of Lance Armstrong’s Career, Bans Him For Life

The U.S. Anti-Doping Agency erased 14 years of Lance Armstrong’s career on Friday and banned him for life from the sport that made him a hero to millions of cancer survivors after concluding he used banned substances.

08/24/2012

Steroids (graphic / credit: AP)

New Jersey Police Departments Allowed To Test For Steroids

Those who test positive will need a doctor’s letter saying there’s a legitimate medical reason and that they’re still fit for duty.

07/07/2011

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