Book details the experiences of 18 Black athletes at the 1936 Olympics

Many Americans know the story of Jesse Owens, whose four gold medals at the 1936 Olympics in Berlin resoundingly disproved the Nazi theory of white supremacy.

In the absence of physical interaction, virtual sports becomes more prevalent

The global coronavirus pandemic has impacted every aspect of society. As a collective people, daily life has been intensively altered and normalcy redefined.

Olympics receive a start date

The Games of the XXXII Olympiad in Tokyo will take place one year after its original date. As announced by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) last week, the Games will open on July 23, 2021 and run until Aug. 8. ...

Columbia tennis player reflects on her college career

It’s certainly not how Columbia College senior Brianna Williams envisioned the final weeks of college.

NFL expands postseason, moves forward despite pandemic

The NFL has officially expanded their playoff format to 14 teams beginning with this new upcoming season, if it takes place.

City is forced to close playgrounds and take down hoops

With a makeshift hospital in the middle of Central Park and at the sight of the US Open in Queens, ten more city playgrounds have been closed due to the number of people congregating there despite the coronavirus outbreak.

St. John’s track & field looks forward

The track and field athletes at St. John’s University had just completed a strong indoor season when the outdoor season was cancelled.

Frederick remains focused despite Olympic postponement

High jumper Priscilla Frederick had her 2020 all planned out. After competing at her second Olympics, the St. John’s University alumna and lifelong New Jersey resident was going to retire from competitive sports.

Former NFL Player is now a medical doctor fighting the coronavirus pandemic

Dr. Myron Rolle is a Rhodes Scholar and college football player who was drafted by the NFL to play for the Tennessee Titans in 2010.

The novel coronavirus sadly touches the local sports circle

When the novel coronavirus disease, COVID-19, initially entered the consciousness of the vast majority of the American public in late January, it was still an unknown variable as to how it would affect the daily lives of this nation’s roughly ...

Uncertainty pervades from Tokyo on through the five boroughs

It took a lot to get to this point. They’d been reticent til now. As of last week, after all of the pressure put upon them to postpone the 2020 Tokyo Olympics

Holmes honored as one of 30 under 30

Basketball arenas are empty. March Madness is silent. USA Basketball has suspended all its scheduled events, including 3X Nationals and the 2020 Nike Hoop Summit.

St. John’s wraps a good season and looks to the future

On March 15, the NCAA announced that championship brackets for the Division I men’s and women’s basketball tournaments will not be released.

New CBA and free-agency brings major changes to the NFL

Flip the letters of the acronym NFL, and the abbreviation may represent nothing last forever.

The Nets too are now infected - Kevin Durant is quarantined

On Tuesday afternoon, the Brooklyn Nets issued a press release that began with the announcement that four of their players have tested positive for the coronavirus.