NBA STAR KOBE BRYANT TO RETIRE

Kobe starts farewell tour Julius “Dr. J” Erving, left, and Gregg Downer, third from left, Kobe Bryant’s high school coach at Lower Merion High School,...

HBCUs teams away this weekend

Florida HBCU football teams all have games out of state this weekend. Bethune-Cookman University will play North Texas on Sept. 10 in Denton, Texas. The...

Daytona Beach to host NAIA football championship game

SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER For the second year, Daytona Beach will host the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Football National Championship game in...

Where baseball is life

Fueled by millions from MLB teams, sport thrives in impoverished country rich in talent The 20 MLB players on the Dominican Republic’s last World Baseball...

Black driver hard on himself after rough NASCAR debut

BY JAKE LOURIM PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER/ TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr.’s first NASCAR Cup Series start did not go as he planned — he finished 26th...

Abdul-Jabbar recovering from bypass surgery

FROM WIRE REPORTS Kareem Abdul-Jabbar underwent quadruple coronary bypass surgery on April 16 and is expected to make a full recovery. Abdul-Jabbar was admitted to...

Diversity at Olympics

Blacks participating in Winter Games the highest in history BY WILLIAM DOUGLAS MCCLATCHY WASHINGTON BUREAU/ TRIBUNE NEWS SERVICE WASHINGTON – Forget about using #OlympicsSoWhite during the 2018 Winter...

South Florida kids get in a workout with Miami Dolphins

DEERFIELD – The Miami Dolphins on Tuesday hosted a Dolphins Blitz at Park Ridge Elementary. Dolphins players Dominque Jones, Jason Jones and Kenny Stills,...

Miami Dolphins rookies tackle jobs at Fort Lauderdale YMCA

SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER FORT LAUDERDALE – On June 5, the Miami Dolphins Rookie class participated in its second community service project at L.A....

Tampa Bay Bucs rookies visit patients, students at Moffitt Cancer Center

Members of the 2016 Tampa Bay Buccaneers’ rookie class participated in their first community event together on Tuesday by visiting patients at Moffitt Cancer...

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