NBA Star Derrick Rose Hosts Sneaker Design Workshop For Youth In...

The event was a part of the Adidas Legacy basketball program. By NewsOne Staff NBA star Derrick Rose is using his platform as an avenue to...

JENNIFER HUDSON TO PERFORM SPECIAL TRIBUTE TO KOBE BRYANT AT THE...

– Hudson’s Performance to Open the Night Prior to Player Introductions – – Lil Wayne, DJ Khaled and Quavo to Join Chance The Rapper for...

Rev. Jesse Jackson, PUSH Coalition, and Shaquille O’Neal kicks-off NBA All...

By Joseph Phillips Sports Editor In honor of the 2020 NBA All Star Weekend held in Chicago, Rev. Jesse L. Jackson Sr. and the Rainbow PUSH Coalition...

NBA Rookie Superstar Zion Williamson shares his thoughts with the Crusader...

By Joseph Phillips Sports Editor Standing 6' foot 6", weighing 284 pounds with a muscular type physique, forward Zion Williamson will hope to be both the face...

Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Announces Eight Finalists for Class...

By Joseph Phillips Sports Editor The Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame announced their Eight Finalists for the Class of 2020 Election on Friday, February, 14, via press...

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...

Nike to partner with Boys and Girls Clubs of Chicago to...

By Joseph Phillips Sportswriter The Boys and Girls Clubs of Chicago in collaboration with Nike are partnering to refurbish the Club's basketball court, locker room and game room...

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...