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.

Serena Williams moves closer to Grand Slam record

Serena Williams won her 22nd major title with her 7-5, 6-3 victory over Angelique Kerber in the Wimbledon final July 9. Williams tied Steffi Graf’s Open-era record for Grand Slam singles titles. She has won six trophies at the Australian ...

Serena Williams wins Wimbledon, Ties record

Once again, Serena Williams makes history.


The most improbable comeback in the history of the NBA took two weeks, The Block took about 10 seconds and the shot took about 23 seconds, and finally the 52-year draught for Cleveland was over.