Four Chicagoans among Top 20 WNBA Players in History

By J. Coyden Palmer When the WNBA celebrated their 20th Anniversary earlier this week, they also released a list of the Top 20 players in...

Sweet smell of Rose turns sour as star traded to New...

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader On the same day when one million people gathered to pay homage to their hometown hero LeBron James in Cleveland...

Teaching Black Kids Chess to Relieve Stress

By J. Coyden Palmer In the basement at the St. Sabina Ark in the Gresham community, 20 young people are sitting in front of computer...

Gary’s Steel City Superstars to compete in national pom-pom competition

By Louise Scott, Gary Crusader Tami Reynolds, a teacher at Gary Lighthouse Charter School, started the Steel City Superstars in 2000 as an activity for...

PUT A RING ON IT

By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader The championship trophy has been awarded. Celebrations all over Chicago have been held. Scholarships have been offered. The only thing...

NFL Draft in Chicago brings games greats back to talk about...

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader As Chicago hosted the NFL Draft for the second year in a row, it provided the opportunity for some...

Local Hall of Fame Coach under Investigation

By Patrice Nkrumah, Chicago Crusader Less than two weeks after being elected in the Basketball Hall of Fame, Loyola University head women’s basketball coach Sheryl...

Northeast Community College signs Jerrica Neal to Letter of Intent

Jerrica Neal has signed a Letter of Intent to play basketball at Northeast Community College in Norfolk, Nebraska in the fall after graduating from...

Tamika Catchings announces Legacy Tour dates

Preparing to embark on her final WNBA season, Indiana Fever star Tamika Catchings has announced dates and sites of her 12-city Legacy Tour. The WNBA...

Bulls Fans’ Frustration with Team Approaching Critical Mass

By J. Coyden Palmer, Chicago Crusader Chicago Bulls fans are seeing red with anger, not the team’s “See Red” promotional theme. This time last year...