High School football players join anthem protest

A South Jersey High School football team joined in on the high-profile protests by San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick and other sports stars. The protests have sparked a national debate about freedom of expression, the true meaning of the ...

Allen Iverson inducted into Hall of Fame

Former Philadelphia Sixers guard Allen Iverson was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Sept. 9 in Springfield, Massachusetts. The Sixers superstar, who changed the culture of the NBA through his style and by being true to himself, ...

What will the Eagles do in 2016?

After finishing 10-6 in the both the 2013 and 2014 season, the Philadelphia Eagles regressed in 2015 with a record of 7-9. Owner Jeffery Laurie stepped in and made some huge changes to the roster.

Philadelphia to host 2017 NFL draft

The NFL draft is moving from the Windy City to the City of Brotherly Love.

Colin Kaepernick continues protest, joined by teammate

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick continued his peaceful protest against racial injustice Sept. 1 against the San Diego Chargers during the 49ers last preseason game.

New Jersey Olympians who brought home medals

While the world tuned in to watch the United States compete in various games during the 2016 Summer Olympics, back home – many people in New Jersey were cheering on their own in the competitions.

Helping black youth swing into golf

Craig Kirby is on a mission: He is working hard to diversify golf — one black student at a time.

Berlin wasn’t just Jesse Owens’s Olympics

Gymnast Simone Biles. Swimmer Simone Manuel. Shot putter Michelle Carter. All three won gold medals at the Rio 2016 Olympics in sports not typically associated with black American athletes.

Swimmer Simone Manuel makes history at Rio Olympics

Simone Manuel became the first African-American woman to win an individual Olympic medal in swimming.

Simone Biles wins all-around Olympic gold

Simone Biles is continuing to make her imprint on the Olympic Games in Rio. After helping her team win gold in the team gymnastics competition Aug. 9, the 19-year-old earned a gold medal for herself Aug. 11 during the women’s ...

Going for the gold: N.J. Olympian Jordan Burroughs

The reigning Olympic gold medalist in freestyle wrestling, Jordan Burroughs is one of the favorites to win big in Rio.

U.S. women’s gymnastics team a favorite in Olympics

The last Summer Olympics was momentous for American gymnastics: the women’s team, dubbed the “Fierce Five,” won the second gold team medal ever for the U.S., the first gold on international soil, and Gabby Douglas became the first African-American gymnast ...

Allen Iverson to host celebrity basketball game

Basketball Hall of Fame inductee Allen Iverson is bringing the Allen Iverson Celebrity Summer Classic back to Philly. The charity event will take place on Aug. 4-5.

Athletes are speaking out on police shootings

It's often said that sports, politics, and social issues should never mix. But every now and then, comes a time where the three come together for the better good and make an impact on the world.

Spurs’ Tim Duncan retires

LeBron James dedicated his Instagram page to Duncan, despite the fact that Duncans Spurs beat LBJ teams two-out-of-three times in NBA Finals series.