VCU’s Justin Tillman still working toward NBA contract

Former Virginia Commonwealth University standout Justin Tillman has one foot in the NBA door.

Kentucky 8th-grader already pulling in scholarship offers

Such football powers as Alabama, Florida State and Louisiana State University are convinced Kiyaunte Goodwin will someday be a college star — even though he hasn’t yet begun high school. The 6-foot-7, 350-pound Goodwin just completed eighth grade at Olmstead ...

A star is born: NBA draft expected to pick talent from U.S. and abroad

The NBA’s reward for a team having a miserable season is a high draft pick and hopes of a brighter future. Thus, the Phoenix Suns vault from having the worst standings to first in the 2018 draft of incoming talent.

A primer for the NBA Final Four

The NBA’s greatest father-son combination in history — Dell and Steph Curry — has Virginia roots. That’s according to website Sportschew.com.

Father-son combos part of NBA history

The NBA’s greatest father-son combination in history — Dell and Steph Curry — has Virginia roots. That’s according to website Sportschew.com.

Bamba dominates NBA Draft Combine

Mohamed Bamba has set two NBA records, of sorts, without even breaking a sweat.

19-year-old Soto called up to play forA royal wedding to remember

Prince Harry and his American actress bride Meghan Markle married on Saturday in a dazzling ceremony that blended ancient English ritual with African-American culture, infusing the 1,000-year-old British monarchy with a blast of blackness and modernity.

TJ’s Trey Fleming swings with a bat and drumsticks

Two of the Thomas Jefferson High School senior’s prized possessions are his bat and his drumsticks. He’s right on time with both.

VSU’s Blair has eye on Olympic trials

It will take a Herculean effort for anyone to upset the apple cart in the long-established, track and field events in the CIAA.

Trinity Episcopal senior to train for U.S. U-18 National Basketball Team

Armando Bacot soon will be packing his sneakers for Colorado Springs, Colo., site of the U.S. Olympic Training Center. Listed at 6-foot-9 and 227 pounds, the rising Trinity Episcopal School senior has been selected to train May 31 through June ...

Michael Gilmore returning to the VCU Rams

What comes around goes around — or something like that. Michael Gilmore started his college basketball career at Virginia Commonwealth University. And now it appears he’ll conclude it wearing the Rams’ black and gold. The Jacksonville, Fla., native and nephew ...

Free baseball coaching clinic May 19 at The Diamond

The Richmond Flying Squirrels will host a free baseball coaching clinic Saturday, May 19, at The Diamond, 3001 N. Boulevard.

Toronto Raptors can Coach Dwane Casey

Dwane Casey is NBA Coach of the Year. He’s also out of work.

Former Lady Panthers star Kiana Johnson makes All-Finnish team

Kiana Johnson has gone from All-CIAA to All-Finnish.

Virginian Noah Lyles focused on a 2020 Olympic win

A former Virginian may be the 200-meter dash favorite for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. Noah Lyles, a 20-year-old former standout at T.C. Williams High School in Alexandria, is making noise on the professional IAAF Diamond League circuit.