The Brooklyn Nets’ end-of-year surge has been one of the most impressive win streaks of this NBA season.
Five of the NFL’s seven African American head coaches were fired on December 31st.
The New York Jets have fired coach Todd Bowles after four seasons, ending a disappointing tenure that began with plenty of promise but finished with lots of losses and no playoff appearances.
Perhaps the latter prognostication was somewhat implausible or even suspect, but the former was well within the realm of possibility.
It's not about a Jets' victory, but how they play and who steps up.
In their 8-win run, the Nets have beaten the Toronto Raptors, who have the best record in the league; the Philadelphia 76ers, a Top 5 Eastern Conference team; and the Los Angeles Lakers, who have LeBron James.
That can seem like an eternity for a young team endeavoring to build confidence.
A middle blocker on Stanford University’s volleyball team, Bowen recently won her second NCAA Women’s Volleyball Championship.
Fordham University women’s basketball coach Stephanie Gaitley is pleased with how the Rams have played thus far this season.
Johnson, who is Black, had a cover over his hair while preparing for the match, but referee Alan Maloney, who is white, wouldn’t allow Johnson to compete unless his dreads were cut.
If Twitter and Instagram were in existence in the early 20th century, it’s conceivable Jack Johnson would have been the most followed athlete on social media.
Tuesday night was a cause to celebrate. The Brooklyn Nets defeated the new-look Los Angeles Lakers, now fronted by LeBron James, 115-110 here in Brooklyn.
That was that question, seemingly rhetorical, a Knicks fan posed to another Knicks fan, both draped in the team’s paraphernalia, as they were exiting Madison Square Garden Monday night.
Although Amanda Paschal’s family moved out of New York before she started high school, the city’s imprint on her game remains evident.
Indoor track and field season is just a couple of weeks old, but already athletes from St. John’s University are establishing a high standard