Bernard Hopkins claimed the World Boxing Association and International Boxing Association titles Saturday night as the 49-year-old living legend won a split decision over Beibut Shumenov at the D.C. Armory in Southeast.
It's playoffs time in the nation's capital and the Washington Wizards and their fans are now getting a taste of what team officials promised when they selected John Wall with the top pick in the 2010 NBA draft.
Kevin Ollie's Huskies made good on his prediction that the team would reach the Final Four. And it came as no surprise to those who know him.
Kevin Ollie, head coach of the University of Connecticut men's basketball team, has pulled off a remarkable feat, becoming just the fourth African-American coach to win the NCAA tournament.
For those of you who want to watch a Tiger-less Masters, go right ahead and enjoy that bland version of golf.
Howard University has tabbed Philip Gyau, who starred for the Bison in the mid-1980s and earned six caps for the U.S. national team, to turn around the men's soccer program.
Golden Boy Promotions announced Monday the donation of portraits of boxing legends and future Hall of Famers Floyd Mayweather and Bernard Hopkins to the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery.
If you're a college hoops fan, it would be an understatement to say the last two weeks have been pure basketball excitement.
Volkswagen of America, Inc., Andretti Sports Marketing and Events DC announced Wednesday a joint venture to bring professional motorsports back to Washington, D.C. this summer with Volkswagen Rallycross DC — the third round of the 2014 Red Bull Global Rallycross ...
Grambling State University President Frank G. Pogue recently honored the members of its track and field team following a championship season.
The Washington Redskins announced Wednesday that they have signed free agent wide receiver DeSean Jackson.
The Hampton University men's and women's track & field teams had a strong open to the 2014 outdoor season on Saturday, combining to win five event titles at the Virginia Cup at Lannigan Field.
I’m still trying to figure out why they have this tournament.
Though the start to the NFL season is more than five months out, one of the most hectic periods of the year for teams is well underway: Free agency.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) and Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) have asked President Obama to posthumously pardon the late Jack Johnson, the first black heavyweight champion, of a conviction of transporting a white woman across state lines.