President Donald Trump has granted a rare posthumous pardon to boxing's first black heavyweight champion, clearing Jack Johnson's name more than 100 years after what many see as his racially charged conviction. ... read more »
Elgin Baylor is internationally known for his sports career. A trailblazer in professional basketball, he moved effortlessly from player to coach to front office executive.
Countless pages on Google trace his professional rise, ... read more »
The road to NASCAR has not been fast for Tia Norfleet. Her aspirations of dominating one of America’s fastest-growing sports as the first African-American female driver has been slowed. ... read more »
In response to media inquiries regarding Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, the Lakers issue the following statement:
“This is a legal matter, stemming from an incident that occurred last season while Kentavious was a member of another NBA team. ... read more »