It was no surprise that Kelsey Plum of the University of Washington, the all-time leading scorer in NCAA Division I basketball, was the top pick in the 2017 WNBA Draft.
Phil Jackson will never be nominated for a U.S. ambassadorship.
Even it was by default, the Boston Celtics claimed the top seed in the Eastern Conference entering the playoffs by finishing 53-29, two games ahead of the 51-31 Cleveland Cavaliers, who had owned the top spot in the conference the ...
The beginning of the first round of Western Conference Playoffs provided us with a few surprises, and once again examines the question of competent officiating by league referees.
To improve the health of the community, and even the health of herself and her co-workers, Ebone M. Carrington, CEO/COO of NYC Health and Hospitals/Harlem, historically known as Harlem Hospital, has become a participant of GirlTrek.
This past Saturday, April 15, marked the 70th anniversary of the Major League Baseball debut of Jack Roosevelt “Jackie” Robinson.
Lacrosse is a fast and furious sport, and Columbia University’s women’s team is picking up its pace. The team’s goalkeeper, Kelsey Gedin, has played a big role in the team’s growing presence.
It has to be absolutely flattering and self-gratifying to not only see ballplayers on a professional basketball court wearing your brand of sneaker but also have the ticket buyers—the spectators, the audience in the arena—sport your kicks as accessorized fashion ...
Convicted murderer and former NFL star Aaron Hernandez was found hanged in his Massachusetts prison cell Wednesday morning, officials said, just days after his acquittal in a double murder case.
With baseball, golf and the New York Rangers’ playoff run about to consume this city’s sports pages and sports programs, the Nets and Knicks inability to get into the postseason makes them as topical, as trending as the final bit ...
The Knicks ended their long and disconcerting 2016-17 season last night at Madison Square Garden hosting the Philadelphia 76ers, one of the only handful of teams with a worst record than them.
Named USA Rugby’s Player of the Decade in 2010, Phaidra Knight has a passion for the sport and its positive impact.
Sprinter and hurdler Shantae McDonald of Long Island University wasn’t that happy with her performances at the start of outdoor track and field season, but the results would beg to differ.
LeBron James is acutely knowledgeable of the components needed to compose a championship team.
Even though the Cleveland Cavaliers won last year’s NBA championship, and the Golden State Warriors fell six games short this season of matching the 73 wins that they achieved last year, the Western Conference of the NBA still remains the ...