USA prevails 151-131 over World Team in NBA Rising Stars game...

By Joseph Phillips Sports Editor After several show boating dunks and long ranged three-pointers by both teams, Team USA defeated Team World 151-131 in the 2020...

NBA All-Star weekend schedule 2020: Times, TV channels, lineups for Dunk...

By Jordan Greer, Sporting News The NBA's best players are ready for Chicago. Yep, All-Star weekend is finally here. While some basketball fans will be most intrigued...

Top Chicago Boys and Girls Youth Teams to compete in Gatorade...

By Joseph Phillips, Sports Editor The Chicago Crusader Newspaper To kick off the 2020 NBA All-Star Weekend in Chicago, the Chicago Boys and Girls Club  top 13-...

Game On: Englewood youth will attend All-Star weekend experience courtesy of...

CHICAGO, IL -- February 13, 2020 -- I Grow Chicago, the Chicago nonprofit organization on a mission to invest in and grow the Englewood...

NBA, Under Armour and Rise Return to Chicago to tip off...

By Joseph Phillips Sports Editor The National Basketball Association in collaboration with Under Armour, RISE, Chicago Police Department and Union League Boys & Girls Club, will look to...

A. Philip Randolph Pullman Porter labor movement museum to celebrate its...

The year 2020 marks a milestone in the life of the National A. Philip Randolph Pullman Porter (NAPRPP) Museum AKA the Pullman Porter Museum...

Shaquille O’Neal partners with PUSH to host fundraiser

NBA Hall of Famer Shaquille O’Neal and the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, led by Rev. Jesse L. Jackson, Sr. in conjunction with its affiliate nonprofit,...

MWRD to celebrate African American History Makers in February

Who:     Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago What:    Black History Month celebrations Where: MWRD Board Room, 100 E. Erie Street, Chicago  When:    Feb. 11, Feb....

Lady Broncos advance to the second round of City Playoffs with...

By Joseph Phillips Sportswriter The Kenwood Lady Broncos advanced to the second round of the 2020 Chicago Public League City Playoffs with a 84-9 blowout victory...

NBA, NBPA, and NIKE to honor Kobe and Gianna Bryant, and...

By Joseph Phillips Sportswriter In a recent announcement made by the NBA League Office on Friday, January 31, the NBA, NBPA and Nike announced that the 2020...