Saturday, January 16, 2021

Redskins to hire Jennifer King, first African-American female assistant coach in...

By Matt Weyrich, NBC Sports The Redskins are reportedly set to make history by making Jennifer King the first full-time African-American female assistant coach in...

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,...

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...

The Bulls struggle with several opponents to close out the month...

By Joseph Phillips Sportswriter The Chicago Bulls are currently on a three game losing streak and have lost 3 of their last 4 games to close out...

Gary’s first boxing champion “Merciless” Mary McGee looks to successfully defend...

By Joseph Phillips Sportswriter With a mission statement that reads "One Dream, One Passion, One Mission to be the greatest," Gary native and professional boxer Mary...

Cubs Charities Awards More Than $1 Million To Diamond Project Capital...

APPLICATIONS FOR 2020 CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT AND PROGRAM GRANTS ARE NOW OPEN Cubs Charities announced the recipients of the 2019 Diamond Project capital grants which...

Zach Lavine’s free throw heroics lift Bulls over Spurs 110-109, on...

By Joseph Phillips Sportswriter In honor of Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant, guard Zach LaVine drained two clutch free throws down the stretch to lift...

Hall of Fame defensive end Chris Doleman dies at age 58...

By Frank Schwab, Yahoo Sports Days before the Pro Football Hall of Fame welcomes a new class, it lost one of its members to cancer. Chris...

Crusader has first look at 2020 NBA All Star Weekend uniforms

By Joseph Phillips Sports Writer, Chicago Crusader In honor of the 69th Annual NBA All Star Game to beheld from February 14 through February 16 in...