Williams savors final St. John’s track meets

St. John’s senior sprinter Corrine Williams is collecting memories, souvenirs and lots of photos

2014 NBA playoffs the best in history

The opening round of the NBA playoffs has arguably been the most competitive and compelling first round in the history of the league

Nets battling to advance in the NBA playoffs

The first round of the NBA Eastern Conference playoffs between the Brooklyn Nets and Toronto Raptors may well go seven games.

Statement by the Brooklyn Nets on Commissioner Adam Silver’s announcement

Tuesday’s announcement by Commissioner Adam Silver sends a strong message that racism and discrimination of any kind will not be tolerated in the NBA

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver slam dunks Donald Sterling

The Tuesday, April 30 news conference was the most important news conference in the history of the National Basketball Association.

Benched: Clippers owner banned for life after racial blowout

It was just a few short words that put the NBA into a whirlwind after racist remarks made by L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling spread like wildfire

Caron Butler feels rejuvenated with the Thunder

Two-time NBA All-Star Caron Butler didn’t have the playoffs on his mind a couple of months ago, but now with the postseason underway, he has eyes on his second championship ring.

NBA Playoffs roundup

During the opening week of the NBA playoffs, a prevalent storyline has been the reportedly tenuous job status of several head coaches who have guided their teams into the postseason.

Nets, Raptors dog fight continues at Barclays Center

What Brooklyn? “F— Brooklyn”? I’d suggest to Masai Ujiri, the Toronto Raptors’ general manager, that he doesn’t have to come to Brooklyn, though his Toronto Raptors must play here this weekend (Friday and Sunday) for Games 3 and 4 in ...

Nets make some Brooklyn noise in the playoffs

With Jason Kidd, the Amsterdam News NBA Coach of the Year, on the sidelines, the Brooklyn Nets are possibly set to make a deep run into the 2014 NBA playoffs, which tip off April 19.

Knicks need the goddess of luck to make the playoffs

Luckily for the the Knicks, they’ve been on a kind of spring break—a vacation, a hiatus, a suspension of work or activity this week—much like some of the quarters of games that they’ve taken off, been out–scored or not played ...

Olympians celebrate Figure Skating in Harlem’s successful year

A nonstop downpour didn’t dampen the spirits of five high school seniors during Monday night’s Figure Skating in Harlem gala at Trump Rink in Central Park, their final night with the program that has been an integral part of their ...

Sports writer Marcus Henry passes

It has been over one week since my good friend Larry Hardesty of ESPN contacted me, deeply shaken, to share and confirm the passing of Marcus Henry.

Ups and downs for NY-NJ teams in postseason play

St. John’s guard Aliyyah Handford scored 27 points to keep the game alive, but the Red Storm’s first-round victory in the NCAA Tournament came down to Briana Brown’s 3-pointer.

Ring Magazine names Luis Collazo Fighter of the Month

Brooklyn native and current WBA International Welterweight Champion Luis Collazo is hoping to land a shot at facing pound-for-pound king Floyd “Money” Mayweather