Skip to content

In this photo taken on Nov. 5, 2011, Seattle Mariners outfielder Greg Halman (foreground) is seen during a Big League Tour baseball game in Utrecht, Netherlands. His brother Jason Halman is seen at left in the background. Greg Halman was stabbed to death early Nov. 21, 2011 in Rotterdam, Netherlands, and his brother was arrested as a suspect, Dutch police said. (Associated Press)
Photo by: ROB JELSMA
In this photo taken on Nov. 5, 2011, Seattle Mariners outfielder Greg Halman (foreground) is seen during a Big League Tour baseball game in Utrecht, Netherlands. His brother Jason Halman is seen at left in the background. Greg Halman was stabbed to death early Nov. 21, 2011 in Rotterdam, Netherlands, and his brother was arrested as a suspect, Dutch police said. (Associated Press)

Featured Photo Galleries

1903-Springfield

Best combat rifles of all time

A combat rifle is a military service rifle that fires a full-power rifle cartridge, a mainstay of every modern army in the world. See the best combat rifles ever made.

Cavaliers Nets Basketball.JPEG-02e31.jpg

LeBron James' 'I can't breathe' T-shirt the latest display of politics on the playing field

Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James on Monday night during pregame warmups wore an “I can’t breathe” T-shirt, referring to Eric Garner, who died after a New York police officer placed him in a chokehold during an arrest for selling loose cigarettes. The shirt, one of several featuring the slogan that have been seen around the league in recent days after a grand jury declined to indict the officer last week, is just one in a long history of political statements made by athletes on the playing field. Here are some others.