Nov 08, 2011 17:54 EST
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - She was among the most photographed celebrities of her day, and he is among the top pop stars of his. But whose pictures are worth more -- Marilyn Monroe or Justin Bieber?
Jun 25, 2010 00:20 EDT
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The success-starved Washington Wizards selected John Wall with the first overall pick in the NBA Draft Thursday, the dazzling point guard one of a record five Kentucky players taken in the first round.
Apr 09, 2010 23:34 EDT
Ohio State's Evan Turner wins Wooden Award as top college basketball player. Ohio State's Evan Turner won the John R. Wooden Award, claiming yet another trophy as the nation's top basketball player.
OÕBANNON: fairness THE BASIS OF BEEF WITH NCAA THE ISSUES Former collegiate athletes allege in a lawsuit that EA Sports video games use likenesses of players without their permission, and sell those products based on the realism of the teams involved. The plaintiffs also allege that video game players are able to download actual team rosters that enable the players to match names with uniform numbers. whatÕs next If the plaintiffs win, the NCAA and its licensees could be required to share proceeds of commercially sold products with former and current collegiate athletes. The ways that athletes would be compensated could include a group licensing agreement, or funding of health care, additional education or vocational training or pensions. WHOÕS WHO? EA Sports created images for its ÒNCAA Basketball 09Ó video game, including the likeness of Ed OÕBannon, pictured at right as a member of the 1995 UCLA team. The video gameÕs images reflect such details as a playerÕs height, weight, skin tone and facial features.
Mar 18, 2010 20:00 EDT