EXCLUSIVE UK boxer Amir Khan seems heartfelt in his apology over calling Caitlyn Jenner "Bruce" on social media the night of the ESPY's, but he still has pronoun issues. We got Amir Friday night on Hollywood Blvd., and he seemed genuinely apologetic for calling the Olympian "Bruce." A bunch of people on social media were calling him transphobic. Amir notes he spent time with Caitlyn at the ESPY's and greatly admires her for her accomplishments. He says they have something in common ... he took home some hardware at the 2004 Olympics. The problem ... he repeatedly refers to Caitlyn as "him." It's all a learning curve. … [Read more...] about Amir Khan Apologizes for Calling Caitlyn Jenner ‘Bruce’ But Still Has Pronoun Issues
EXCLUSIVE It's nobody's place to tell Jimmy Garoppolo to stop dating porn stars -- not even the San Francisco 49ers ... so says Joe Theismann. The NFL legend joined the guys on the "TMZ Sports" TV show (weeknights on FS1) and he was clear in his message to those criticizing the QB for his public date with Kiara Mia -- let Jimmy G live. "Just because it doesn't fit in to what everybody feels like it should, doesn't necessarily mean that you have to tell somebody how to live their life," he says. Joe also tells the guys he never had thoughts of dating somebody in the porn industry when he played ... but there's no way he'd hold it against a teammate if they wanted to go that route. "[Teammates] don't tell people who to go out with," he says. … [Read more...] about Joe Theismann is Cool With Jimmy Garoppolo Dating Porn Stars, Let Him Live!
Breaking News Seems Conor McGregor was PUMPED about his dip in the ocean Friday. The UFC superstar threw a post-swim selfie on social media braggin' about his LONG workout -- and, as you can see, water must not have been very cold in Ireland today. "Great swim in the beautiful Irish Sea with the team," the Irish fighter said. It's not the first time we've seen McGregor flaunt his mini-me ... he had it on full display at weigh-ins for the Mayweather fight. Look ... Conor's no Game -- you remember #EggplantFriday, dont lie -- but it's great to see the Notorious share some self-love heading into the weekend. … [Read more...] about Conor McGregor Takes Post-Swim Selfie, No Shrinkage Here
EXCLUSIVE UFC champ Tyron Woodley says the REAL reason Colby Covington is trying to push their fight is because Colby needs time to recover from a medical condition called "sore vagina." There were rumblings this week that UFC was targeting a Sept. fight date for Woodley vs. Covington -- but Colby said it won't happen until November or December because he needs time to heal up from fight injuries. Darren Till says he was approached about a Woodley fight too -- but on "The Hollywood Beatdown," Tyron says no one has formally offered him EITHER fight! Don't get it twisted, Tyron says he'll beat the dog snot out of both guys ... but, "ain't nobody offer me sh*t." There's more ... Tyron weighs in on Jimmy Garoppolo dating porn legend Kiara Mia (he loves it) and offers to teach Pacman Jones how fight better!!! Check out "The Hollywood Beatdown" every Friday on the TMZ Sports YouTube channel. … [Read more...] about Tyron Woodley Says Colby Covington Backed Out of Fight Over ‘Sore Vagina’
Breaking News Edwin Jackson in Feb. -- killing the linebacker -- has pled guilty in his DUI case ... TMZ Sports has learned. The case became a HUGE deal when President Trump tweeted that it was "disgraceful" that Jackson was killed by a man who was in the United States illegally. Now, we've learned the suspected -- 37-year-old Manuel Orrego-Zavala has pled guilty to 2 counts of "DUI that causes the death of another." He faces up to 16 years in prison when he's sentenced in September. As we previously reported, 26-year-old Jackson and his Uber driver were hit by a pickup truck while they were standing on the shoulder of a highway in Indiana. Officials say Orrego-Savala was driving the truck. He's a Guatemalan citizen who had been living in the U.S. illegally. … [Read more...] about Man Who Killed NFL’s Edwin Jackson Pleads Guilty
Actress Margot Robbie's no longer skating on ice, she's down in Costa Rica taking in some surf ... and pretty good at it. The "I, Tonya" star and her hubby, Tom Ackerley, caught a party wave during a late afternoon surfing session. She looked like a pro on her longboard ... then again, she's Australian so surfing is basically in her blood. Margot could be taking a quick break before kicking it into high gear again. She's got a ton of upcoming projects including "Suicide Squad 2," "Gotham City Sirens" and "Marian." … [Read more...] about Margot Robbie Goes Surfing in Costa Rica
EXCLUSIVE Kenyon Martin Jr. is like a Magic Johnson Jr. when it comes to LeBron James Jr. -- putting on the full-court press to get him to commit to his insanely high-profile California high school. Of course, Kenyon -- one of the top high school players in the country -- is going into his senior year at Sierra Canyon ... playing alongside Scottie Pippen's son and other NBA spawn. The school's basketball program is crazy famous -- drawing super high-profile fans like Drake and Kanye West. Also, Marvin Bagley -- the #2 pick in the draft -- just graduated from SC. As we previously reported, LeBron's son, Bronny -- widely considered the #1 rated 13-year-old hooper -- is seriously considering going to Sierra Cnayon ... but nothing's in stone yet. But, Kenyon Jr. is hoping he can help steer Bronny in the right direction -- it's a pretty good sales pitch. Obviously, they won't end up playing together -- Kenyon graduates in 2019 ... and he's already … [Read more...] about Kenyon Martin Jr. Recruiting LeBron Jr., Come to Sierra Canyon!
EXCLUSIVE Marcellus Wiley is all for Jimmy Garoppolo dating porn stars ... and he doesn't care if the QB's marketability takes a hit -- telling TMZ Sports, "I think he's made enough money, he doesn't need every damn endorsement!" We got the ex-NFL star out at Equinox and he told us, because of Jimmy G's new $137.5 MILLION contract ... he can afford to do things like take the star of "Bra Busters 4" on a VERY public date. "He made $137 million off of seven games, do you need Pepsi too?!" Wiley tells us. Marcellus then goes on to explain since everyone consumes porn ... there's nothing wrong with the Niners quarterback taking his affinity for it to the public space!! … [Read more...] about Marcellus Wiley Says Garoppolo Doesn’t Need Endorsements, Keep Bangin’ Porn Stars!
Breaking News Cal Poly don't play when it comes to hate speech -- the University just REVOKED a scholarship for a star high school wrestler who was caught on camera using a homophobic slur while holding a Donald Trump campaign sign. The wrestling star is 18-year-old Bronson Harmon -- who scored a medal in the California CIF State finals and earned himself a scholarship to Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. But now he's more famous for a 21-second video -- featuring Bronson and his father protesting at a Keep Families Together rally in Modesto on June 30. Bronson was holding a Trump 2016 sign -- when he walked by immigrant rights protesters ... turned to a camera and yelled, "Fuck you f****t." Another man -- reportedly Bronson's father -- screams, "Send their asses back." Bronson allegedly shoved a man into a tree during that same protest. The video was posted on social media and went viral -- eventually Cal Poly saw the clip and revoked his scholarship. Bronson told the San Luis … [Read more...] about Star Wrestler Loses Scholarship Over Homophobic Slur at Trump Rally
Breaking News "Sunday Night Baseball" announcer Matt Vasgersian is under fire for mocking a bachelorette party at Wrigley Field -- while on the air -- saying he hates seeing them at MLB ballparks. "Is there anything more obnoxious than the bachelorette party at the ballpark?" Matt said. "You're sitting behind like the bridal party -- 'Like, oh my god! We're getting married! Ehhhhhh." There's more ... watch the clip. Matt's cohost Jessica Mendoza fired back -- telling him he's wrong and that she would probably have her bachelorette party at a baseball field if she could. Matt joked that it's probably better than having the party in Vegas. After the game, people went nuts on Twitter -- some people called him sexist. One person took it a little too far. "Man, I hope Matt Vasgersian gets beat the f*ck up by a group of tipsy bridesmaids. What a gigantic tool." … [Read more...] about Matt Vasgersian Rips Bachelorette Parties On ‘Sunday Night Baseball’