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LeBron, Cleveland Win NBA Title, Vanquish Curry, Warriors

LeBron James, the Cleveland Cavaliers and the city of Cleveland as a whole exorcised a lifetime's worth of demons Sunday night, winning game 7 of the NBA finals, 93-89, over the Golden State Warriors on the road to capture the ...

Mission Excellence Wins 10u Baseball Championship

The Mission Excellence used an all-rookie team to win the Metropolitan Cal Ripken/Babe Ruth 10u Youth Baseball championship this week.

Henry Jones Still 'Discombobulating' After 28 Years, Too Loud to Be Silenced

Henry "Discombobulating" Jones is like many of the fighters that he introduces as ring announcer for boxing cards in the District of Columbia — he pulls no punches.

BFA Knocks Off Bump-n-Run at Goodman League

The Goodman League tipped off its 40th annual summer streetball classic last week, and no time was wasted matching up champions and contenders "inside the gates."

SPORTS BRIEFS: Deal Sweeps DCIAA Soccer Championships

Seventh-grader Zara Kovner blocked all but one attempt Oyster-Adams made on goal to help lead Alice Deal to a 7-1 win and claim the DCIAA middle school soccer championship Thursday at McKinley Tech SHS.

Muhammad Ali Laid To Rest

A 19-mile procession through the streets of his hometown and a funeral fit for a king proved a fitting farewell to The Greatest.

Muhammad Ali Eulogized as a Hero in Hometown of Louisville

Thousands of people gathered Friday in Louisville to pay their final respects to Muhammad Ali, remembering the iconic sports hero as a symbol of America.

Curry's Poor Play, Olympics Decline Fuel Knee Speculation

Golden State Warriors point guard and two-time league MVP Stephen Curry's lackluster play in the first three games of the NBA finals has fueled suspicions that a knee injury suffered earlier in the playoffs is worse than he's letting on, ...

Seniors Go For the Gold

Nearly a hundred seniors competed in the 33rd annual DC Senior Games last week.

Area Tykes Fight for Youth Football Bragging Rights

Some of the area's best youth football programs battled each other — and the heat — for gridiron glory Saturday.

Kimbo Slice Needed Heart Transplant Before Death: Report

Mixed martial artist and famed street fighter Kimbo Slice, who died Monday at the age of 42, had been awaiting a heart transplant before his death, a Florida newspaper reported Wednesday.

Muhammad Ali Remembered Simply as 'The Greatest'

Of all the legendary wins in Muhammad Ali's life, few are as little-known as the one he pulled off in 1990 long after his boxing career had ended.

D.C.'s Dusty Hernandez Harrison Battles to Draw on Armory Card

Washington, D.C.'s Dusty Hernandez Harrison and Mike Dallas Jr. battled to a 10-round split-decision draw Friday in the main event of the nationally-televised Throne Boxing/Roc Nation card at the D.C. Armory.

Baseball Becoming Less Popular Among Blacks

Major League Baseball has seen a dramatic decline in African-American participation over the past 20 years

D.C. Native Leads Armory's Roc Nation Card

Dusty Hernandez-Harrison will fight in the main event of Roc Nation's "Throne Boxing" card at the D.C. Armory that'll be televised live on BET at 10 p.m. Friday.

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