Sunday, March 7, 2021

Bulls lose three straight home games in opening week

By Joseph G. Phillips, Sports Editor The Chicago Crusader Newspaper The Chicago Bulls closed out their first week of the season with a 0-3 record, after...

Chicago Bears David Montgomery: “A Running Back on The Rise”

BY Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Editor Known for his uncanny ability to break tackles and duck defenders, Chicago Bears running back David Montgomery is a...

Bears keep their playoff hopes alive with a 33-27 victory over...

By Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Editor The Chicago Bears defeated the Minnesota Vikings 33-27, on Sunday, December 20, on the road. Quarterback Mitch Trubisky threw for...

Bulls win preseason finale 105-103, in comeback victory over Oklahoma City

By Joseph Phillips, Crusader Sports Editor The Chicago Bulls overcame a 22-point deficit in the third quarter to prevail 105-103, over the Oklahoma City Thunder...

Black Women Rising in NCAA Ranks

By Patrice Nkrumah The number of African-American women filling important positions in the sports landscape has been increasing in the past few years. Former Chicago...

Illinois “Next Level Athletics” football team crowned National Champs

Joseph G. Phillips, Sports Editor The Chicago Crusader Newspaper Residing in the state of Illinois, the Next Level Athletics Pop Warner football team made history this...

Chicago Park District Launches New Esports Program with Teen on Tournament...

Registration is open for the first-ever Chicago Park District Esports tournament The Chicago Park District and I Play Games LLC (IPG) is teaming up to...

MLB Now Recognizes Negro League As A Major League

This move comes 70 years after the Negro Leagues dissolved. By Brooklyn White, ESSENCE The MLB has announced it will finally recognize former Negro League players...

Fighting Illini fall 81-78 to Missouri, in “Braggin’ Rights Game”

Joseph G. Phillips, Sports Editor The Chicago Crusader Newspaper The sixth ranked Fighting Illini fell to 4-2 on the season after losing 81-78 to the Missouri...

Bears Dominate Houston Texans 36-7 at Soldier Field

By Joseph G. Phillips, Sports Editor The Chicago Crusader Newspaper The Chicago Bears improved to 6-7 on the season with a 36-7 victory over the Houston Texans...