Golden Still: Warriors Sweep Cavs for Second Straight Title

By TOM WITHERS, AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) — There were still a few seconds left on the clock when the Golden State Warriors stormed off their bench to begin a celebration that wasn't guaranteed. They...

Bagley Labels all the Ayton Talk at No. 1 ‘Disrespectful’

By BOB BAUM, AP Sports Writer PHOENIX (AP) — Marvin Bagley III has heard just about enough about how Deandre Ayton is the favorite to become the Phoenix Suns' choice as the No. 1 pick...

Commission Calls for Audit of Bucks Player’s Arrest

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Fire and Police Commission is calling for an audit of the stun gun arrest of Milwaukee Bucks guard Sterling Brown. The commission wrote to Chief Alfonso Morales asking for the...

Muhammad Ali May Receive Presidential Pardon

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he may pardon another late heavyweight boxing champion — this time, Muhammad Ali. Trump tells reporters he's looking at "thousands of names" of people who could be granted...

Eagles Fan Takes a Knee at Same White House Celebration Trump Said Players Couldn’t...

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor, [email protected] A Philadelphia Eagles fan was seen kneeling during the national anthem at the same White House celebration that President Donald Trump rescinded the Eagles’ invitation to. The fan who took a...

Warriors, Cavs Stars Say They’re Not Going to White House

By The Associated Press Stephen Curry and LeBron James spoke their minds last year. They have not changed their minds this year. No matter whose team wins the NBA championship, neither superstar will be at the...

Fox News Apologizes After Using Misleading Photos of Eagles Players Praying

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor, [email protected] Philadelphia Eagles receiver Torrey Smith accused President Donald Trump of lying after the controversial president announced June 4 that he was canceling the Eagles’ visit to the White House because...

Trump Calls Off Eagles Visit Over Anthem Dispute

By The Associated Press Digging deeper into a culture war that he's repeatedly stoked, President Donald Trump on Monday called off a visit by the Philadelphia Eagles to the White House Tuesday, citing the dispute...

St. Frances Football Team Calls Racial Foul Play as Three Different Schools Refuse to...

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor, [email protected] The principal of St. Frances Academy in Baltimore has accused its fellow neighboring private schools of racism after at least three schools recently announced their refusal to play St. Frances’...

Ciara and Russell Wilson Looking to Buy Major League Baseball Team

By Perry Green, AFRO Sports Editor  Major League Baseball may soon be adding a little more color to its owners’ suites. According to ESPN, Seattle Seahawks star quarterback Russell Wilson and his wife, star R&B/pop singer Ciara, have joined...

Serena Continues to Impress, Continues to be on Backburner

By Stephen D. Riley, Special to AFRO It shouldn’t matter that Serena Williams is a woman. And it shouldn’t matter that she’s Black. She’s probably in the top five of best athletes of all time and...

Would a Cavs Championship Win Label LeBron as G.O.A.T?

By Perry Green and Stephen D. Riley, AFRO Sports Desk Down 0-1 in a best-of-seven series against the Golden State Warriors, the Cleveland Cavaliers shouldn’t be worried--not with the best player in the league on their...

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