Friday, April 16, 2021

Lakers continue to honor Kobe’s memory

BY DAN WOIKE AND BRODERICK TURNER LOS ANGELES TIMES/TNS LOS ANGELES — The Lakers, reeling from the unthinkable loss of a franchise icon, his daughter and...

Tampa Bay Bucs will be the first to play Super Bowl at home

BY MARK LONG ASSOCIATED PRESS Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will feel right at home in the Super Bowl. The Buccaneers made history at Green...

Tampa Bay Bucs will be the first to play Super Bowl at home

BY MARK LONG ASSOCIATED PRESS Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers will feel right at home in the Super Bowl. The Buccaneers made history at Green...

Rising baseball star wants to be an inspiration

Outfielder from Florida is excelling in the sport at Alcorn State. BY ANDREAS BUTLER FLORIDA COURIER Pensacola’s own Brandon Rembert, 22, is a rising baseball star at...

Church and Sullivan to sing at Super Bowl

BY DAVID MATTHEWS NEW YORK DAILY NEWS/TNS The NFL announced Tuesday that Grammy-nominated artists Eric Church and Jazmine Sullivan will sing the National Anthem as a...

NCAA basketball tournament starts on March 18

BY BLAIR KERKHOFF THE KANSAS CITY STAR/TNS March Madness, to be played entirely in Indiana, will alter the weekly calendar and have games played on Monday...

Smith caps his Heisman season by leading Alabama to another title

BY JORDAN MCPHERSON MIAMI HERALD/TNS DeVonta Smith ran into the end zone at Hard Rock Stadium untouched — again — and pointed his right index finger...

Legendary FAMU coach selected for NFF Hall of Fame

SPECIAL TO THE FLORIDA COURIER Florida A&M University (FAMU) legendary head football coach Rudy Hubbard was among former coaches and ex-players selected to the 2021 College...

Coveted honor goes to Alabama’s DeVonta Smith

2020 HEISMAN TROPHY WINNER University of Alabama wide receiver DeVonta Smith celebrates on Jan. 1 after being named Offensive Player of the Game, following a...

Team’s bold move for justice

Lynx was among early promoters of BLM movement BY KENT YOUNGBLOOD STAR TRIBUNE/TNS MINNEAPOLIS — It was in July 2016. In some ways it feels like just...