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Donald Sterling Officially Sells Clippers to Steve Ballmer

Former Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer has officially purchased the NBA's Los Angeles Clippers, his attorney said Monday.

COMMENTARY: Becky Hammon, NBA Both Blazing Trail for Women

Becky Hammon's hiring is major, and serves as an indicator that the NBA is turning the corner in its effort to become more inclusionary on all levels.

Peterson Stops Santana, Ponders Garcia Fight

Lamont Peterson retained his IBF junior welterweight title with a dominating 10th-round technical knockout victory over Edgar Santana.

COMMENTARY: Summer Sports a 'Bookie's Vacation' No Longer

There are more than enough quality sports to go around in the summer months, if one just keeps an open mind.

Boxers from D.C. Region Set to Take on New York

There'll be plenty of DMV flavor on fight night at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn on Aug. 9, when D.C. natives Lamont Peterson and Anthony Peterson and Maryland's D'Mitrius Ballard appear on the card.

Color Blind: NCAA Officials Insist They Encourage Hiring Black Coaches

The hierarchy of the NCAA isn't pleased with the lack of African-American head coaches in Division I men's basketball.

Michele Roberts Elected as Head of NBA Players' Union

Noted D.C. criminal defense attorney Michele Roberts has been elected as the new executive director of the National Basketball Players Association, marking the the first time a woman will lead a major North American sports union.

Md. Teen Selected to Play with Pro Golfers on Champions Tour

The First Tee of Greater Washington, DC is sending Micaa' Thomas to compete in the 2014 Nature Valley First Tee Open at Pebble Beach, an official Champions Tour event that will be held September 26-­28 and televised internationally on Golf ...

COMMENTARY: NFL Preseason Should Be Shortened

My current safety gripe with the league is the number of preseason games. Is four an appropriate amount? Should there be more? Fewer?

Wizards Sign Paul Pierce

With the balance of power suddenly shifting in the NBA’s Eastern Conference, the Washington Wizards have seized upon an opportunity to elevate the franchise’s championship hopes.

COMMENTARY: No Place Like Home for LeBron

There were plenty of great reasons for LeBron James to stay in Miami, and plenty of better ones to avoid Cleveland. So why go back home?

Fade to Black: NCAA Demonstrates Biased Hiring Practices

The lack of African-American head coaches at NCAA Division I basketball programs remain a hot-button topic around water coolers nationwide.

COMMENTARY: A Premature Honor for RG3

Statues are the world's attempt to immortalize an individual. But the individual has to accomplish something that warrants their immortalization.

LeBron James Headed Back to Cleveland

LeBron James will return to the Cleveland Cavaliers

D.C. Residents Tune In for World Cup

Curiosity got the best of Chance Dominguez and Arianna Soto, so the avid soccer fans abandoned their original plans and headed to Freedom Plaza where Mayor Vincent Gray played host to a World Cup watch party.

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