Legendary Georgetown coach John Thompson Jr. dies at age 78

ABC Legendary basketball coach John Thompson Jr. has died at the age of 78, according to ESPN. Thompson was the first African-American head coach to win...

Kenny Smith walks off ‘Inside the NBA’ set to show solidarity...

By Frank Pallotta, CNN Business Kenny Smith, one of the hosts of Inside the NBA, walked off the set of the show on Wednesday night. Smith...

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...

Youth sports advocates huddle on South Side with strategy to combat...

By Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Editor Coach Ernest Radcliffe, current head coach of the Morgan Park Mustangs baseball team and founder of the South Side...

Athletes across US sports take a stand, as games are called...

By Jill Martin, Leah Asmelash and David Close, CNN What began as the Milwaukee Bucks' decision to boycott their playoff game following the police shooting...

Lebron James and the Los Angeles Lakers Wear Red ‘Make America...

By Cedric 'BIG CED' Thornton, Black Enterprise Ever since the NBA was planning its return from the coronavirus pandemic that has taken over the world,...

CFC Scholarship Fund, Inc. awards 20 students scholarships

By Joseph Phillips, Sports Editor Chicago Crusader Newspaper Now in its 23rd season, the Chicago Football Classic (CFC) Scholarship Fund, Inc., in collaboration with an array...

Call to action for youth sports during COVID-19

By Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Writer Dr. Gregory Primus, former Chicago Bear, orthopedic surgeon and owner of CSO Sports Multiplex at 1301 E. 47th Street...

White Sox fall to Indians 5-4 in extra innings

By Joseph G. Phillips, Sports Editor, The Chicago Crusader Newspaper The Chicago White Sox fell to 8-8 on the season after suffering a 5-4 loss in...

Baseball’s Negro League celebrates 100th Anniversary

By Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Writer Crusader discusses milestone anniversary with Negro League Baseball Museum president In honor of its 100th year anniversary, Bob Kendrick, president...