DMV HBCU REPORT: BSU Gets Big CIAA Wins as HU Loses MEAC Opener

By Mark F. Gray, Staff Writer, [email protected] BOWIE STATE BOUNCES BACK FOR CIAA WIN Bowie State ended a two-game losing streak by stopping Johnson C. Smith. This was a critical early win as the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association...

Orioles Avoid Setting Embarrassing Record for Runs Allowed

The Baltimore Orioles are in the same position they were a week ago: two games below .500 and mired in fourth place in the American League East. But the Orioles (36-38) at least managed to avoid...

With No First Round Pick, Redskins Look for an Impact Player in the Second...

The Washington Redskins drafted the present and future of their franchise in last year’s draft, trading up to select Robert Griffin III with the second overall pick. Moving up cost them two first round...

UDC Snaps 13-Game Losing Streak with Win over NYIT

The University of the District of Columbia(UDC) Firebirds men’s basketball team finally put an end to a losing slump that lasted 13 consecutive games with a 107-97 win over the New York Institute of...

Oprah, Mayweather, Jr, Combs, and other Famous Names Considering Bids on LA Clippers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — If Donald Sterling is compelled to sell the Los Angeles Clippers, the list of potential buyers has more stars than their roster. Oprah Winfrey is contemplating a bid. Sean Combs is...

Washington Wall-less but Ahead of Atlanta

Washington opened the week on the road against the Atlanta Hawks in their divisional round series against the top-ranked team in the Eastern Conference. But, the Wizards were primed and ready for a showdown. It was a good news/bad news type of...

Where is the Enthusiasm for the Washington Wizards?

A new season for the Washington Wizards kicks off Oct. 27, and I have just one question to ask: Where is the enthusiasm? Trust me, I understand completely. This is a team-inflicted wound that the...

Do the Washington Capitals Have an Identity This Season?

The Washington Capitals have completed a season long five-game homestand, but after winning four of their last six games, one prevailing question reverberates around this Caps season: has this team found its true identity...

NFL Draft: Ravens Pass on Ole Miss’ Tunsil After Gas Mask Video Surfaces

The Baltimore Ravens used the sixth overall pick in the 2016 NFL Draft on Thursday to selected Notre Dame offensive tackle Ronnie Stanley. The Stanley selection came as a surprise for both pro analysts and...

Boxing Great Muhammad Ali Released from Hospital

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A family spokesman for Muhammad Ali says the boxing great has been released from a hospital after recovering from a severe urinary tract infection. Ali spokesman Bob Gunnell says the three-time...

Orioles Send Five Players to All-Star Game, the Most Since 1972

The list of players selected this week for the 2016 Major League Baseball All-Star Game includes five from the American League East division-leading Baltimore Orioles (50-36). It marks the first time since 1972 that...

LeBron on Kobe: “I wanted to be just like him”

CLEVELAND (AP) — LeBron James says Kobe Bryant inspired him to greatness and he was "kind of sad" when he learned the Lakers star is retiring. James spent much of his interview session Tuesday praising...

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