‘Today … we are all Polish’: Polish boxer Tomasz Adamek dedicates bout to crash victims

Polish boxer dedicates fight to crash victims

‘Heroes’ actress Panettiere, boxer boyfriend Klitschko visit Japan dolphin hunt town

‘Heroes’ actress visits Japan dolphin hunt town

Top Rank pledges dollar for every ticket sold this year to Haiti earthquake relief

Boxing promoter giving donation to Haitian relief

Players unions, boxers, downhillers coming to Haiti’s aid with donations, auctions

Players unions, other sports come to Haiti’s aid

Heading to Haiti instead of Vegas, Berto puts career on hold for a bigger cause

Berto gives up fight for his people

Andre Berto is heading to Haiti instead of Las Vegas, something that the welterweight champion could not have imagined little more than a week ago. He has no choice because there’s work to be done there that, for now, is far more important than anything he does in the ring.

104-year-old Coney Island strongman killed by minivan in Brooklyn; police don’t suspect crime

104-year-old strongman dies after being hit by car

Saying goodbye: Jackson, Cronkite, Wyeth, Updike among artists, entertainers who died in 2009

Jackson, Cronkite among arts world deaths in 2009

With echoes of violence and crackling gunfire, sports says goodbye to some of its best in 2009

Sounds of violence: sports deaths in 2009

Sports in 2009 looked down the barrel of a gun.