Sunday, January 24, 2021

Harlem Globetrotters star Nathaniel  “Big Easy” Lofton reflects on his time...

By Joseph Phillips Sports Writer Known as the most prominent name on the Harlem Globetrotters 2019 basketball roster, Nathaniel Lofton, also known as 'Big Easy,' co-hosted...

Fan Votes Move Gary’s Jacques Williams to the #DreamFearlessly Slam Dunk...

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...

Kenwood football team dominates Schurz 50-0 in final game before CPS...

By Joseph Phillips Sports writer Chicago Crusader In one of the final sporting event held before the CPS Teachers Strike, the Kenwood Broncos football team dominated Schurz High School 50-0 on...

Fighting Illini prevail 66-58 over Purdue Boilermakers

By Joseph G. Phillips, Crusader Sports Editor The Illinois Fighting Illini improved to 8-3 on the season with a 66-58 victory over the Purdue Boilermakers...

More Blacks than ever in Winter Olympics

  By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader Black History Month is about to get very interesting, On the other side of the globe is a fresh crop...

College Football: Illinois falls to Purdue 31-24 at home

By Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Editor Coach Lovie Smith and the Illinois Fighting Illini are now 0-2 on the season, after falling 31-24 to the...

White athlete with just one medal wins over Shani Davis to...

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader Chicago’s Shani Davis, one of America’s most decorated gold medal-champion in the Winter Olympics, lost the opportunity to carry the...

Six-Time MLB All-Star Kenny Lofton delivers keynote address

By Giavonni Nickson Six-time Major League Baseball (MLB) All-Star Kenny Lofton delivered a keynote address during the 12th annual Gary Chamber of Commerce Corporate Luncheon...

IHSA to cancel season due to COVID-19 pandemic

By Joseph Phillips Sports Editor With the rise of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Illinois High School Association (IHSA) announced on Thursday March 12, that all remaining...

Chicago White Sox take 2 out of 3 from Cubs in...

By Joseph Phillips, Sports Editor In spite of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Chicago White Sox and the Chicago Cubs battled it out in a three-game series...