Suspension

Ray Rice (Credit: CBS2)

Ray Rice Becomes Free Agent As Fans Weigh In On Appeal Against NFL

Rice was already receiving plenty of support from fans in his hometown of New Rochelle Saturday morning, but others weren’t so forgiving.

11/29/2014

Adrian Peterson (Photo by Adam Bettcher/Getty Images)

Adrian Peterson Suspended For At Least Rest Of Season; Union Vows Appeal

Commissioner Roger Goodell put his foot down on Tuesday, saying the 2012 NFL MVP has “shown no meaningful remorse” for hitting his 4-year-old son with a wooden switch.

11/18/2014

Ray Rice, right, and his wife Janay arrive for a hearing on Nov. 5, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

Roger Goodell Testifies For 2-Plus Hours At Ray Rice Hearing

Rice spent nearly 10 hours at the hearing, which took place nearly two months after the former Pro Bowl running back was suspended indefinitely by the NFL and released by the Ravens.

11/06/2014

John Moore of the New York Rangers skates away after taking a match penalty with a hit to Erik Haula #56 of the Minnesota Wild at Madison Square Garden on October 27, 2014. (Photo by Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Rangers’ John Moore Suspended 5 Games For Head Shot

The decision was handed out by the league’s Department of Player Safety following an in-person hearing with Moore, who is considered a repeat offender.

10/30/2014

Dez Bryant #88 of the Dallas Cowboys loses the ball as Will Hill #25 of the New York Giants defends at MetLife Stadium on November 24, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Report: Will Hill Facing Suspension Yet Again, Likely ‘Done’ With Giants

A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that New York Giants safety Will Hill is facing a possible third suspension for violating the NFL’s substance-abuse policy.

04/22/2014

Detroit Tigers v New York Yankees

AP Source: A-Rod Interview With MLB Called Off Due To Illness

Alex Rodriguez is in California with flu-like symptoms and was unable to fly to New York for Friday’s session, a person familiar with the process told The Associated Press.

11/15/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Joe Girardi: A-Rod’s Hearing Complicates Yankees’ Offseason Planning

Girardi said on Thursday that if a decision isn’t made soon, the team will have to make backup third-base plans in case Rodriguez isn’t available.

11/07/2013

Tight end Kellen Winslow #81 of the New York Jets holds up the ball after making a reception and losing his helmet against the Tennessee Titans. (Photo by Frederick Breedon/Getty Images)

Winslow Returns To Practice Facility With Jets After 4-Game Suspension

Kellen Winslow Jr. is set to get back to work with the New York Jets, after serving a four-game suspension by the NFL for violating the league’s policy on performance-enhancing substances.

11/04/2013

A- Rod Arbitration

Kallas: Outside The A-Rod Arbitration Hearing — Day 3

Wednesday, Oct. 2, was the third day of the scheduled (for now) five-day Alex Rodriguez arbitration at 245 Park Ave.

10/03/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

Anthony Bosch On Hand As A-Rod’s Appeal Hearing Begins

The grievance to overturn Alex Rodriguez’s 211-game suspension began Monday before arbitrator Fredric Horowitz.

10/01/2013

Lauren Worsham and Daniel Reichard (credit: Carol Rosegg/New York City Opera)

New York City Opera Warns Season Could Be Halted Without Funding

The New York City Opera company said this weekend that it will have to suspend its season unless it raises $7 million by the end of the month.

09/08/2013

Pete Rose (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Pete Rose On A-Rod, PED Bans: Admit It And Be Forgiven

Pete Rose admitted in 2004 to betting on baseball after nearly 15 years of denials. He says players wrapped up in scandal shouldn’t follow his lead.

08/07/2013

Jordany Valdespin (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Mets ‘Haven’t Considered’ Fate Of Jordany Valdespin

Valdespin wasn’t exactly on solid footing in the Mets organization, and that was before his 50-game suspension as part of Major League Baseball’s investigation into Biogenesis.

08/07/2013

Alex Rodriguez (Photo by Drew Hallowell/Getty Images)

A-Rod Suspended 211 Games By MLB In Biogenesis Case

The Yankees star will appeal the ban, which takes effect Thursday. He’ll be allowed to play during the grievance process and made his season debut Monday night in Chicago.

08/05/2013

A-Rod (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images), Bud Selig  (Photo by Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

Palladino: Selig’s Punishment Of A-Rod Could Equal Missed Opportunity

No lifetime ban? MLB is about to send a clear message — that baseball will welcome back any offender, no matter how heinous his involvement in PEDs.

08/05/2013

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