D.C.’s Lamont Peterson Stopped by Errol Spence in Eighth Round of Welterweight Title Bout

After only fighting twice since October 2015, D.C. native Lamont Peterson selected a tough opponent for his return into the squared circle. Unfortunately for Peterson, undefeated welterweight champion Errol Spence proved too tall an order...

Morgan State Follows Three Straight Wins with Three Straight Losses

The Morgan State University Bears men’s basketball team erased an impressive three-game win streak last week by following it up with a three-game losing slump, the latest defeat coming against crosstown rival Coppin State...

Another Viewpoint: Remembering Women Who Threw Open Baseball’s Doors

In a recent column I said farewell to a legend and good friend, Mamie “Peanut” Johnson. My trainer is an avid reader and very up to date on sports history. While he was busy...

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...

Peterson Gives Up WBA Welterweight Title to Fight Spence for Fans and IBF Welterweight...

One-year-old Lenox Peterson picks up a five-pound weight and begins his regimen of deep knee-bend exercises following his dad and uncle’s final local workout at the famed Headbangers boxing gym at Bald Eagle Recreation...

Wise Basketball on the Rise

Dr. Henry A. Wise Jr. High School, located in Upper Marlboro, Md., is known for having a stellar athletics program. The football team has garnered most of the school's attention after recently winning its...

NBA Opens Investigation into Rockets-Clippers Late-Game & Postgame Incidents

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The NBA has spoken to Clippers star Blake Griffin as well as other players from the Houston Rockets and Los Angeles as part of its investigation into late-game and postgame...

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...