From Division 1 to dead: How opioids claimed the life of a once-promising baller
David Lunn Jr. was a star hooper in Baltimore and headed in a good direction after a modest college career. Then fentanyl took over.
Playoff loss doesn’t negate Lamar Jackson’s game-changing season
The Ravens star, a likely MVP, is just getting started as an NFL quarterback
Behind Evan Mobley’s rise as No. 1 hoops prospect: ‘Basketball had to grow on me’
The versatile 7-foot big man is showing star potential at Rancho Christian
Slip or not, ‘thug’ is a word with a painful, complicated history
Cleveland Cavs coach John Beilein apologized for the slip, but the damage is done
Oregon law on hiring minority college coaches works, so why isn’t it used elsewhere?
It’s 10 years old but the NCAA and most states ignore its potential
Home cooking: Top NBA prospect Anthony Edwards living out dream at Georgia
The Bulldogs’ star guard is enjoying his freshman year with family close by
Can artificial intelligence help us understand racial bias in sports?
Computer scientists apply artificial intelligence and ‘big data’ analytics to demonstrate bias in how sports commentators discuss athletes
Remembering David Stern’s power moves
The former NBA commissioner, who died at 77, leaves behind a legacy of growing the game of basketball
Ron Rivera hiring in Washington could be a game-changer in NFL
If Rivera succeeds in new gig, he could blaze a new trail for coaches of color
Offseason of the black quarterback: What’s next for Dak, Jameis, Teddy and Cam?
Big decisions await quarterbacks who could be in high demand this offseason
Josh Jackson’s journey from the NBA to the G League: ‘Don’t feel bad for me’
The former lottery pick is working on improving himself on and off the court
New study: Minority coaches still fare worse during NFL hiring process
Research shows African Americans don’t get the same coaching opportunites
Can new Knicks carry on the Puma legacy started by Clyde?
RJ Barrett and Kevin Knox are first Knicks since Walt Frazier to rep brand
A Kuzma Christmas at last: Why holiday will be special for Lakers forward
Kuzma will spend Christmas Day with his family for first time in seven years