R.I.P., NHL Hall-of-Famer Dale Hawerchuk

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The leading scorer in the first iteration of the Winnipeg Jets and a member of the Hockey Hall of...

Alex Len’s trade to Kings has been ‘pleasant surprise’ this season – NBC Sports

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Len will play a big role in the Kings' playoff chase, assuming the NBA season resumes with Sacramento still...

Bill Mosienko scored fastest hat trick in NHL history 23 March, 1952

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The melodrama that soon would unfold defied credulity; and it was all because of a minuscule right wing...

Ukrainian sabre fencer Olga Kharlan becomes a new Barbie

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"In celebration of our 60th anniversary and International Women’s Day, we proudly honor #MoreRoleModels than ever from around the...

Oksana Baiul, the first Winter Olympic champion of independent Ukraine, 1994

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Known as the “Swan of Odessa,” Baiul was one of the most graceful and artistically accomplished skaters in...

Enterpreneur: Longest Reigning Heavyweight Boxing Champion Dr. Wladimir Klitschko On Achieving (And Maintaining) Peak...

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According to Wikipedia, his boxing career recorded 64 wins in 69 fights, of which 53 were by knockout....

Camille Ewald, Mike Tyson’s Ukrainian adoptive mother

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Camille Ewald was born March 10, 1905, in Staromishchana, Ukraine, and was the daughter of the late Hnat and...

Boxing star Vasyl Lomachenko took traditional Ukrainian Cossacks’ Hopak dance classes for 4 years

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 Even as he boxed, Vasyl also played soccer and hockey and wrestled. At 10, he began traditional Ukrainian folk...

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