Towering tandem may take L.A. Lakers to NBA championship

LeBron James and Anthony Davis may be the most entertaining one-two combination since rock and roll.

Mo Alie-Cox helps hand the Colts a win

Mo Alie-Cox has some of the largest hands in the NFL and, last Sunday, he showed them off.

MLB headed to a ‘bubble’ for playoffs, World Series

Baseball fans will be hearing the word “bubble” a lot in the coming weeks.

U.Va.-Tech football matchup rescheduled for Dec. 12

Get ready for what may be the “Cold Bowl.” Woolens recommended.

Hall of Famer Deion Sanders has new title: Coach

When Jackson State University begins its football season this spring, the Tigers will have a very famous coach.

NHL diversity group submits social justice demands

The National Hockey League is attempting to take steps — albeit baby steps — down the road toward expanded inclusivity.

Georgia Bulldogs racial barrier breaker Ronnie Hogue dies at 69

Ronnie Hogue, the University of Georgia’s first Black scholarship basketball player, died Friday, Sept. 18, 2020. He was 69.

Tennis champion Naomi Osaka brings racial justice to her Grand Slam win

Naomi Osaka capped a transformative U.S. Open by winning her third Grand Slam title and challenging millions of people watching across the globe last Saturday to “start talking” about racial justice.

Fancy footwork will follow NBA All-Star Charles Oakley to ‘Dancing with the Stars’

Charles Oakley proved what he can do on a basketball floor. Now his fans are eager to check out his moves on the dance floor.

From basketball to football, Mo Alie-Cox on rocket trajectory with Colts

Of all the NFL’s human interest stories, few are more intriguing than that of Mo Alie-Cox.

NBA coming down to wire with conference finals

Since there was no college March Madness this year, basketball fans must settle for Autumn Madness NBA style.

U.Va.-Va Tech game postponed; other ACC teams opened last Saturday

The much anticipated football matchup between the University of Virginia and Virginia Tech will have to wait.

Peterson out, Gibson in as Washington NFL team’s feature back

The Washington NFL team is handing the ball — and perhaps its foreseeable future — to a little-known rookie.

Expect the unexpected as NFL kicks off season Sept. 10

The NFL is entering uncharted land.

Virginia Tech defense will be looking to Rayshard Ashby this season

Bud Foster has departed but the longtime Virginia Tech defensive coordinator didn’t leave the cupboard bare or the end zone unguarded.