According to SI.com, Stephen Curry said Monday that he is planning on returning to the court later this season.
Congratulations to senior standouts Jordan Johnson of DeSmet and Antonio Doyle of Lutheran North on being selected to the U.S. Army All-American Game, which will be held on January 4 in San Antonio, Texas.
The NBA has gone through numerous eras in its 73 years of existence. There was the Bill Russell Era, an era that saw Russell’s Boston Celtics won 11 championships in a 13-year stretch. There was also an extended Big Man Era, in which big men such as Russell, George Mikan, Wilt Chamberlain, M…
With the Chicago Public Schools teachers strike going on last week, East St. Louis football coach Darren Sunkett didn’t know if his team would play its opening round game of the IHSA Class 6 playoffs against Chicago Morgan Park.
The NFL’s popularity continues to grow, while its commitment to diversity is not traveling down the same path.
The postseason begins for teams on both sides of the river beginning this weekend. Here is a brief look at the upcoming district playoffs at Missouri, involving St. Louis area teams. For a complete look at the playoff brackets, you can visit the state’s website at MSHSAA.org.
After years of fighting tooth and nail against allowing college athletes to earn any type of meaningful income, the NCAA is calling an audible. The NCAA Board of Governors announced that it will soon allow college athletes to earn a little lunch money.
The NCAA governing body voted unanimously Tuesday to allow college athletes to profit from their name, image and likeness "in a manner consistent with the collegiate model."
In my 34 years of covering high school sports in St. Louis, I cannot remember a more turbulent football season than the one we are experiencing this year.
Let’s drop the instant revisionist history that former Cardinal Ritter football head coach Brandon Gregory is some kind of “tragic hero.”
Nine years later, in December 2020, Missouri and Kansas will play basketball — the Border War — again. Here's how it came to be.
After a whirlwind summer that saw several stars switch area codes, the 2019-20 NBA season is finally upon us. The season kicked off Tuesday night with a double header.
Basketball great Shaquille O’Neal donated a home to an Atlanta woman whose 12-year-old son was shot at a football game and paralyzed from the chest down.
Kelly Bryant rode into Columbia as a beacon of hope for Mizzou. After Drew Lock was drafted in the second round by the Denver Broncos, Mizzou found itself without the extraordinary QB who had called the shots for the past four seasons. Instead of crossing their fingers and hoping one of the …
Dave Roberts of the Los Angeles Dodgers remained Major League Baseball’s only black manager after his team’s shocking demise against the Washington Nationals in a National League Division Series. However, it’s impossible to defend many of his moves in that series and, even though his team wo…
The Nationals advanced to the World Series for the first time in franchise history on Tuesday with a 7-4 victory over the Cardinals in Game 4 of the NLCS.
Simone Biles became the greatest gymnast in history when she earned her record-breaking 25th medal Sunday at the World Championships in Stuttgart, Germany.
The Roosevelt Roughriders experienced a great turnaround last season in winning the Public High League championship after spending the previous years in the basement.
There was a classic recurring skit on The Chappelle Show (the co-GOAT TV show alongside The Boondocks) called “When Keeping It Real Goes Wrong.” The premise was simple. A black person, usually played by Dave Chappelle, suffered some minute form of disrespect. The character faced a choice bet…
The inaugural XFL Draft will be held Oct. 15-16 and a pair of former Missouri Tigers football standouts currently find themselves without jobs in the NFL. Hmmmm.
Professional boxing is a sport filled with titlists and champions. What’s the difference? A titlist holds a world title from one of the 8,364 major sanctioning bodies. Due to the sport’s reputation for shady promoters, greased wheels and backroom deals, a fighter who holds a world title is n…
The last time the baseball world saw Dexter Fowler in a postseason, he led off Game Seven of the 2016 World Series with a home run on the road against the Cleveland Indians.
Five-star basketball standout Caleb Love of CBC gave a verbal commitment to the University of North Carolina on Tuesday night.
LeBron James called for support of the new California law that will allow college athletes to be paid for use of their name, image and likeness very early on.
Sophomore Arlen Harris of Lutheran-St. Charles rushed for 231 yards and three touchdowns in a 51-0 victory over Duchesne. Harris has 13 touchdowns for the 4-0 Cougars.
Ever since Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao ventured into the welterweight division in the mid-to-late 2000s, the 147-pound division has been the center of the boxing universe. One could argue that the welterweights have ruled the roost since the 1999 “Fight of the Millennium” between…
The senior defensive end turned in a dominant performance in leading the Statesmen to their first victory of the season against Pattonville.
Former Missouri and Hickman wrestler J’den Cox won the 92-kilogram title bout 4-1 over Belarus’ Ivan Yankouski on Monday at the World Wrestling Championships in Budapest, Hungary, to capture his first international gold.
The Athletic’s Joseph Person was the first to have reported that Carolina Panthers starting quarterback Newton is believed to have suffered a Lisfranc injury to his left foot. The news comes a day after Panthers head coach Ron Rivera announced Newton would out the team’s Week 4 matchup again…
Free agent wide receiver Antonio Brown shared a four-class schedule at his alma mater, Central Michigan, on his Instagram story on Monday. The university confirmed to NFL Network's Clayton Holloway that he is currently enrolled in online degree completion coursework.
The writing was on the wall. As NBA stars lost interest in the FIBA World Cup, it was evident that Team USA’s chances for bringing home the gold were questionable at best.