By Jospeh Phillips, Crusader Sports Writer The critically acclaimed documentary “The Last Dance,” the story of legendary basketball player Michael Jordan and the 1997-1998 World Champion Chicago Bulls, came to an end on Sunday night, May 17, after debuting episodes 9 and 10 on the ESPN network. These episodes would...
By Ryan Younger, Yahoo Sports Just like the UFC, boxing is ready to resume action amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Top Rank rounder promoter Bob Arum announced Thursday that he will stage a five-fight card on June 9 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas, according to the Associated Press. He’ll then...
By Courtney Cronin, ESPN Former Minnesota Vikings and Seattle Seahawks quarterback Tarvaris Jackson died Sunday night in a car crash. He was 36. A Tennessee State spokesperson confirmed Jackson's death to ESPN. Jackson was the Tigers' quarterbacks coach in 2019 after spending a year as a quality control and quarterbacks coach...
USA Today Veteran International Olympic Committee member Dick Pound told USA TODAY Sports Monday afternoon that the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games are going to be postponed, likely to 2021, with the details to be worked out in the next four weeks. “On the basis of the information the IOC has, postponement...
By Joseph Phillips Sports Editor After the NBA and NCAA canceled their season most recently in 24 hours, MLB has followed suit and cancelled spring training games and will delay the start of the regular season by at least two weeks amid the coronavirus pandemic, the league announced Thursday afternoon. According to...
By Joseph Phillips Sports Editor After Utah Jazz player Rudy Gobert tested positive for the coronavirus on Wednesday, March 11, his teammate and franchise star Donovan Mitchell has tested positive for the virus on Thursday, March 12. According to league sources, Jazz players privately say that Rudy Gobert had been careless in...
The legendary ballerina doubted that she would ever be invited back to Bolshoi Theatre in Russia because she spoke out against the practice By Dawn Onley, The Grio Legendary ballerina Misty Copeland addressed the backlash she received in December when she called out the Bolshoi Theatre in Russia for dressing...
While NBA fans are anticipating NBA finals in June, the coronavirus may affect how fans are able to see the games. This week, officials at the NBA are taking preventive measures to ensure the safety of its players and fans “should it be necessary.” By Shawn Grant, The Grio While NBA...
Gary’s Jacques Williams of Thea Bowman Leadership Academy has won the Quarterfinals in the American Family Insurance #DreamFearlessly Fan Vote and now advances to the semifinals for a chance to compete in the national High School Slam Dunk Championship during Final Four weekend. Jacques won 59% of fan votes during...
Kawhi Leonard named MVP and Anthony Davis plays hometown hero for Team LeBron Visit our YouTube page and our Facebook for videos and pictures from the NBA All-Star Weekend. By Joseph Phillips Sports Editor In honor of Los Angeles Lakers Legend Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Clippers superstar Kawhi Leonard earned his first ever NBA...