Sparks’ win highlight Ogwumike’s special night

LONG BEACH, CA-Alright, already. The Los Angeles Sparks don’t just have one MVP. They have two…

The soul sound evolution of Niki J. Crawford

This is the first article of a three-part series feature on blues and soul singer Niki…

Track star Me’Lisa Barber finds honey in the jewelry

Preparation plus opportunity equals success. If that is the case, then dial in track and field…

The gun has replaced the rope

At one time black people used to be scared of the rope. Now they’re terrorized by…

Stanford’s comeback ills Bruins

PASADENA, CA-If all else fails, get defensive. Get rough. Get tough. Put the clamps down. Hit…

Howard-Hampton: the real ‘HU’ rivalry continues

Howard. Hampton. It’s an HU thing. You might not understand. I do. I’ve been there and…

Kylie Bunbury gives ‘Pitch’ the right groove

BEVERLY HILLS, CA-It’s showtime for Fox Television show “Pitch,” an introduction into the future examination on…

Pat Metheny wows with UCLA performance

LOS ANGELES-Jazz guitar virtuoso and living legend, Pat Metheny, was the chosen one to kick-off the…

The re-emergence of Melvin Gordon

SAN DIEGO-You can call it swag. You can describe it as confidence. Maybe, it is just…

Woodhead’s injury is NFL’s harsh reality

SAN DIEGO-Man down. Man up. That’s the approach the San Diego Chargers are taking these days…

Beyonce pour out her ‘Lemonade’ on LA

LOS ANGELES-There was excitement brewing at Dodger Stadium on Wednesday night.  No, it wasn’t Dodgers pitching…

Fox makes the right ‘Pitch’ with new show

LOS ANGELES-Girl power rocks. Female empowerment rule. Get used to it. The inevitable will soon become…

Rutgers too hot to handle for Howard

It was a tough day at the office for Howard University last Saturday. The Bison ran…

Peter Asher is still a musical force

SANTA MONICA, CA–When Gordon Waller passed away seven years ago, his long-time partner Peter Asher decided…

No ‘Gray’ area in Sparks win over Mercury

LOS ANGELES-Things were not looking good for the Los Angeles Sparks. Down 14 points late in…