Boston Celtics Great Jo Jo White Dies at 71

BOSTON (AP) — Basketball Hall of Famer Jo Jo White, a two-time NBA champion with the Boston Celtics and an Olympic gold medalist, has died. He was 71. The Celtics announced his death Tuesday night....

Are the Wizards the NBA’s Biggest Disappointment?

ESPN commentator Stephen A. Smith doesn’t hold back in terms of the viciousness of his critiques. Earlier in the week, he addressed national television, claiming the Washington Wizards were the league’s biggest disappointment at...

LaVar Ball’s Big Baller Brand Silencing Critics by Pulling Off the Impossible

Not much feels sweeter than shutting your haters up. Just about everyone can  relate to the joy of proving doubters wrong, especially if you believe most of them should be supporting you.   I’m willing...

Washington Continues One Step Forward, Two Steps Back

The Washington Wizards continue to get blasted by media circles while they continue to struggle with sub .500 rated clubs. The 25-18 Wizards haven’t impressed for continuous stretches like the upper echelon teams but...

Lady Bison Get Their First MEAC Win of the Season

Howard University’s women’s basketball team snapped a three-game losing skid and earned its first win of the New Year with a 68-58 victory over South Carolina State on Jan. 13 in Orangeburg, S.C. The win...
Bowie State University

Bowie State Looking for Consecutive Wins after Win over Lincoln

The Bowie State Bulldogs improved its standing in the Central Interscholastic Athletic Association (CIAA) to 3-4 after a tough 69-64 win over Lincoln University on Jan. 13 in Lincoln, Pa. Bowie State currently sits...

First Black Woman Glides Onto U.S. Olympic SpeedSkating Team

Maame Biney, 17, has made history as the first Black woman to qualify for the U.S. Olympic speedskating squad, setting her up to compete in the upcoming Winter Games. The Reston, Va., native landed her...

Racial Slurs Seem to Follow Bill’s Incognito From Team to Team

After committing $100 million over the next seven years to end player protests during the national anthem, the National Football League finds itself in the crosshairs of another embarrassing racial incident from a repeat...

Serena Williams Says She Had Health Scare after Baby’s Birth

Serena Williams tells Vogue that she dealt with a medical scare right after the birth of her daughter. In a story in the magazine's February issue and posted Wednesday on Vogue.com , Williams discusses developing...

Coppin State Ends 20-Game Slide, Beats Florida A&M in 2OT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Chad Andrews-Fulton scored the go-ahead layup with 12 seconds left in double overtime and Coppin State beat Florida A&M 79-78 on Monday night, ending the Eagles' 20-game losing streak dating to...

Georgia or Alabama: Who Will Win College Football’s National Championship?

An all-SEC national championship game is not only a testament to how strong the conference is, but a better example of just how good both the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Georgia Bulldogs are....

Wizards Rack Up Season-High Win Streak Before Falling to Bucks

John Wall, Bradley Beal and the rest of the Washington Wizards received a heavy dose of flak after dropping a lackadaisical road game to league-worst Atlanta last week. However, since that embarrassing 113-99 defeat,...