Kobe vs. Durant Headlines First Round of NBA Playoffs

The NBA playoffs tip off Saturday and the hype has already begun over a potential matchup of Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant and the Cleveland Cavaliers’ LeBron James, should each team reach the...

Eddie Jordan, 76ers’ Coach, Fired–Again

Former Washington Wizards coach Eddie Jordan is back among the unemployed after ending a second straight NBA season by being fired.   The Washington, D.C. native was relieved from his duties as head coach of the...

Arenas Transferred to Mo. County Halfway House

Washington Wizards guard Gilbert Arenas officially began his stay at a Montgomery County, Md. halfway house on April 11, where he will be spending the next month for bringing guns into the Verizon Center...

Santonio Holmes Trade to Jets, Suspended for Four Games

The Pittsburgh Steelers traded star receiver Santonio Holmes to the New York Jets for a fifth-round pick in this year's draft, according to ESPN.?The trade was made in anticipation of Holmes being suspended for...

Seahawks’ Leroy Hill Arrested on Domestic Violence Charge

Seattle Seahawks star linebacker Leroy Hill was arrested on investigation of a domestic violence incident in Seattle on April 12, the AP reports. Hill had just agreed to a plea deal on a marijuana...

Reggie Holmes Shines at NBA Prospect Camp

The Morgan State Bears basketball squad ended its season weeks ago, but that hasn’t stopped its best player from dominating the court. MSU senior star Reggie Holmes—one of 64 players selected to compete in the...

AFRO Mocks the 2010 NFL Draft

Scheme and fit are two terms that are often forgotten when putting together mock drafts. The top talent at a particular position doesn’t necessarily make him the ideal fit for a position-starved team. Balancing...

Bowie State Softball: Lady Bulldogs Poised for Fourth Straight CIAA Championship

There hasn’t been a better softball team in the Central Interscholastic Athletic Association during the past four years than the Bowie State Lady Bulldogs. BSU has captured the CIAA Championship in each of the last...

Howard Women’s Tennis: Lady Bison Geared Up for MEAC Title Run

Howard University athletics hasn’t had much postseason success during the 2009-2010 year, but that may be changing soon. The Lady Bison tennis team completed its regular season on April 10 with a confidence-building win against...

Tiger Finished Tied Fourth in 2010 Masters

Golf superstar Tiger Woods played professional golf for the first time since being exposed in the public for his acts of adultery. With a chance of gaining his fourth career Masters green jacket, Woods dazzled...

Campbell Signs Tender with Redskins

The Washington Redskins aren’t ready to part ways with their former starting quarterback just yet. Or are they? Five-year veteran passer Jason Campbell signed a $3.1 million tender with Washington on April 12, removing himself...

Tiger Tied for Third Heading into Final Round of Masters

Tiger Woods is still well alive in the hunt for his fourth Masters green jacket at Augusta National in Georgia. After finishing the third round with a score of 70, Woods maintains a total score...