Are the Washington Wizards Serious Contenders This Season?

Lost amid the dizzying NFL headlines, the start of the new 2017-2018 NBA season is quickly creeping upon us. The Washington Wizards will tip off their latest campaign on Oct. 18 against the Philadelphia 76ers. Summer talk of...

Stick with Support for Washington Teams—Or Move?

I wasn’t really expecting the Washington Nationals to make a World Series run, but it would have been nice. It would have been nicer if the Nationals didn’t bow out early in what feels like...

Bowie State Loses First Game of Season to Virginia State

Junior quarterback Amir Hall’s five touchdown passes weren’t enough for the Bowie State University Bulldogs to avoid a 47-35 loss to the Virginia State University Trojans on Oct. 14 in Ettrick, Va. Bowie State and...

Morgan State Gets First Win of Season on Homecoming Day

Junior quarterback Eli Staley tossed three touchdowns as the Morgan State University Bears celebrated their 150th Homecoming with a 48-28 blowout win over the Savannah State University Tigers on Oct. 14.  The victory marked the...

Howard 2-1 in MEAC after Big Win over Delaware State

Freshman quarterback Caylin Newton racked up more than 350 total yards to help lead the Howard University Bison to a 52-23 win over the Delaware State University Hornets in a Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC)...

Another Viewpoint: “When Will We Wake Up?”

Lately, I find myself asking that question. There are some issues deserving of our attention and others that should be left alone.  Our illustrious president seems to be having trouble sorting out the difference. If...

Agony Again for Washington Nationals, Fans Alike

It’s Groundhog Day again for the Washington Nationals and their fans. For the fourth time. The experience of being a Nationals fan over the past decade has had its share of highs and lows. The franchise...

‘Take a Knee’ Comes to Germany Through Hertha Solidarity

BERLIN (AP) — Hertha Berlin nodded to social struggles in the United States by kneeling before its Bundesliga home game on Saturday. "We wanted to make a stand against racism," Hertha captain Per Skjelbred said...

Sean “Diddy” Combs Wants to Buy the Entire NFL

Sean “Diddy” Combs recently took to Twitter to share his latest business aspiration.  The 47-year-old rapper, singer, songwriter, actor, record producer, and entrepreneur tweeted on Oct. 10 that he no longer has dreams of simply...

Court Clears Way for 6-Game Suspension of Cowboys’ Elliott

FRISCO, Texas (AP) — A federal appeals court cleared the way Thursday for the NFL to impose a six-game suspension on Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott over domestic violence allegations, siding with the league...

Flowers Football Remains Undefeated

The Washington Football Team’s Charitable Foundation recently announced that Charles Herbert Flowers High School Head Coach Dameon Powell was named the team’s High School Coach of the Week. The High School Coach of the Week...

Mike Ditka Apologizes for Comment on Racial Oppression

CHICAGO (AP) — Mike Ditka is apologizing for saying he wasn't aware of any racial oppression in the U.S. over the last 100 years. The famed former Chicago Bears coach issued the apology Tuesday, a...