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NFL comments on George Floyd and gets roasted on Kaepernick

NFL Quarterback Colin Kaepernick, 32, hasn’t played in the NFL since the 2016 season. He was blackballed by the NFL after silently protesting police brutality by silently taking a knee on the sidelines during the national anthem at the start ...

Adeagbo helps inspire reinvention

History-making skeleton athlete Simidele Adeagbo is currently sheltering in place at her mother’s home in North Carolina.

Howard track & field athletes garner academic honors

An impressive 24 student-athletes from Howard University were named to the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference’s recently announced Track & Field All-Academic Team.

The sports world responds and mourns for George Floyd

To most, this virus pandemic that we’re experiencing is a first of its kind, but unknowingly to some, we, Black people have been mired in a pandemic of inequality, of racism

Youth face a long summer without competitive basketball

Summer league basketball has been tightly intertwined with New York City urban culture for 70 years.

Boxer Floyd Mayweather to pay for George Floyd's funeral

Former boxing champion Floyd Mayweather has offered to pay for George Floyd’s funeral and memorial services, and the family has accepted the offer.

Sports are coming back, slowly - Teams here get OK to open facilities

New York State governor Andrew Cuomo, and then New Jersey’s, Phil Murphy have given the OK for this area’s professional sports teams to officially open, or re-open their training facilities located here in New York and in Jersey.

Armory track youth programs celebrate a community member

With kids stuck inside due to social distancing, the Armory’s CityTrack (for middle schoolers) and Little Feet (second through fifth grade) youth programs have been doing their utmost to keep kids exercising and entertained.

NJ track star triumphs on ‘Ultimate Tag’

Growing up in New Jersey, Lisa Barber no doubt engaged in some fierce games of tag, but she quickly realized that didn’t prepare her for FOX’s new competition show, “Ultimate Tag.”

The NBA remains in limbo as it mulls a return to play

It’s getting late. Perhaps too late for a reasonable return of the NBA for the 2019-20 season, which halted its schedule with a statement on March 11 informing: “The NBA is suspending game play following the conclusion of [tonight’s] schedule ...

NFL announces major steps to incentive teams to hire minorities for top posts

National Football League teams must now interview at least two minority candidates for head coaching positions under new resolutions that the league hopes will improve diversity among its 32 teams.

Patrick Ewing says he has been hospitalized after testing positive for COVID-19

Patrick Ewing announced Friday that he has tested positive for the coronavirus.

The NFL takes a steps back in their attempt to move forward

The NFL’s new proposal, being introduced this week by Commissioner Roger Goodell that’s specifically designed to increase minority hiring for head coaching and general manager positions has good intentions

Big goals await Baruch volleyball

Baruch College men’s volleyball was dominating CUNYAC play when the season was halted due to COVID-19. In his fourth year as head coach, Kevin Edwards guided the Bearcats to the 2019 CUNYAC Championship and a spot in the Division III ...

Lewis to continue bowling after graduation

Téa Lewis’ time as a Howard University athlete has officially come to an end and the marketing major has graduated, but her love of bowling endures. She said being a student-athlete taught her to work hard no matter what.

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