Las Vegas selects Wilson as its ace in the hole

This is season 22 for the WNBA, so the class of 2018 grew up in a world where women’s professional basketball in the U.S. was part of the game. The realization of a lifelong dream brings anticipation, emotion and a ...

The Giants are on the clock as the Draft nears

Between now and next Thursday night’s NFL Draft, which will be held at AT&T Stadium, home of the Dallas Cowboys, the Giants have a potential franchise-altering decision to make.

Top NBA playoff teams are headed by Black coaches

As soon as the NBA’s regular season concluded last Wednesday, the premeditated firings of head coaches began: First the New York Knicks, then the Orlando Magic, and then, surprisingly, the Atlanta Hawks give permission for their head coach to interview ...

San Antonio has a hard time away; Portland at home

The NBA playoffs tipped off in grand style this weekend with the Golden State Warriors versus the San Antonio Spurs Saturday.

Remade Raptors look for postseason redemption

After getting swept 4-0 by the Cleveland Cavaliers last season in their Eastern Conference match up, Toronto Raptors general manager Masai Ujiri and head coach Dwane Casey were acutely aware that their team needed an upgrade.

Finally, an inspiring female sports film

But with one or two notable exceptions, sports films rarely focus on girls or women— at least not in team sports. That will change when “The Miracle Season” opens this week.

Villanova outlast 67 teams to win the NCAA’s national championship

Villanova, one of the tournament’s four 1-seeds, had an easy time attaining the victory...

Yanks and Mets seasons are underway, in wintery football weather

The New York Yankees and Mets have officially opened up their stadiums, the Yankees against the Tampa Bay Rays up in the Bronx Tuesday afternoon after being postponed Monday because of snow.

Athletes provide their voice and money to Sacramento shooting

By any rational application of the law, the shooting of Stephon Clark was a homicide.

As this season ends, Brooklyn focuses on getting over the hump

The Brooklyn Nets took an L Tuesday night, 121 to 95, against the Philadelphia 76ers, a team currently enjoying an 11-game win streak, a team that’s been exactly where the Brooklyn Nets are now, the bottom of the Eastern Conference.

Knicks need to give the fans a positive ending

A plurality of loyal Knicks fans that were at Madison Square Garden Tuesday night and endured their team’s listless 97-73 loss to the Orlando Magic affirmed they are not proponents of tanking.

Villanova takes NCAA title, 79-62 over Michigan

Somewhere between all those heart-stoppers and tearjerkers, all the upset-riddled brackets and things we'd never seen before, the best team in college basketball was hiding in plain sight.

Women’s Final Four is set

The hub of Division I women’s basketball action moves to Columbus, Ohio, for the NCAA Women’s Final Four.

The Lord has been Loyola’s shepherd—They’re going to San Antonio

It’s always interesting to see boxers at the beginning of their match cross their hearts and pray to be superior than their opponents

Yankee fans have high expectations for the year—Will Boone measure up?

The New York Yankees ended last season just one game away from going to the World Series.