Mayweather, McGregor Smack Tour Only Free Thing for Fans

NEW YORK (AP) — Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather Jr. will earn perhaps nine-figure paydays while fight fans will be charged $100 to watch on TV in high def and can't get into the...

Venus Williams Gains 9th Wimbledon Final, Awaits Muguruza

LONDON (AP) — All these years later, Wimbledon still brings out the best in Venus Williams. With her latest display of gutsy serving and big hitting, Williams beat Johanna Konta 6-4, 6-2 on Thursday to...

Former HS Coach Set to Run Towson’s Women’s Basketball Program

Towson University recently announced that Diane Richardson is the new head coach of the women's basketball team. The former Riverdale Baptist School girls basketball coach has local ties to the area and is looking...

DC Fumbles Hosting of ‘Nation’s Football Classic’

Washington D.C.’s attempt to host a premiere Black college football classic time has run out. After six years of sparse attendance and a loss of corporate sponsorship Events D.C., the convention and sports authority...

At 37, Venus Williams into 10th Wimbledon Semi; Konta Next

LONDON (AP) — Venus Williams' mother could not stop smiling and laughing. She had just watched her 37-year-old daughter reach the Wimbledon semifinals for the 10th time and, well, the whole thing was just...

Will Wizards Regret Maxing Out Otto?

The Washington Wizards made it official on Saturday night, matching the New Jersey Nets’ four-year, $106.5 million maximum offer to restricted free agent Otto Porter. The move locked in the Wizards’ foundation of Porter, Bradley Beal and All-Star guard John Wall...

Baltimore’s Gervonta Davis to Fight in Co-Main Event of Mayweather vs. McGregor August Matchup

Pro boxing star Gervonta “Tank” Davis will defend his IBF junior lightweight title in the “co-main event” of superstar boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr.’s Aug. 26 matchup with UFC star Connor McGregor.  The 22-year-old Baltimore City native shared...

Another Viewpoint: “Hey, Rube!”

Whenever there is an argument among my friends concerning sports I seem to be designated as the resident guru. Some questions I can handle, or go to my resources for an answer. A few days ago...

LaVar Ball Needs to Quiet Down About NBA Star Son Lonzo

New Los Angeles Lakers point guard Lonzo Ball was already a marked man before he even entered the NBA. Thanks to a stylish freshman campaign at UCLA and his proud papa, LaVar Ball, Lonzo...

Orioles’ Lone All-Star Shows Evidence of Team’s Poor Play

My, how things have changed in a one-year span.  After sending Brad Brach, Zach Britton, Manny Machado, Mark Trumbo, Matt Wieters--five players--to the All-Star game last season, the Baltimore Orioles will have just one player...

Five Nationals Selected for 2017 MLB All-Star Game

Washington Nationals will be well represented at Tuesday’s All-Star Game, with five members of the team making the trip to Miami. Bryce Harper, Daniel Murphy, and Ryan Zimmerman will all start for the National League,...

Police: Venus Williams Legally Entered Intersection Before Crash

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Tennis star Venus Williams legally entered an intersection but was cut off by another car, setting off a chain of events that seconds later resulted in a fatal crash...