As Kobe Bryant heads into retirement, browse through these photos of his career, including his high school years.
James Madison’s Kenny Brooks signs on as Virginia Tech’s new women’s basketball coach.
Basketball is a physically demanding game that involves a lot of banging bodies and clashing egos at the professional level. That’s a formula for drawing out some pretty terrifying displays of anger.
A Baltimore restaurant is offering a tasty and likely elusive grand prize for anyone who picks all the winning teams in the NCAA men’s basketball tournament: a life supply of crab cakes.
The Harlem Globetrotters, who visit the D.C. area this weekend, have adapted and are thriving in 2016.
Where are local teams headed in the NCAA Tournament? WTOP’s Rob Woodfork sheds some light on the outlook.
Hopeless romantics, here we go again. Just when you get your hopes up with a road win at VCU, heartbreak happens in the form of a home loss to Saint Joes.
Despite a short career, and stature at 5 foot 10 inches, Ken Sailors will always stand tall, as he was recognized by the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame as the creator of the modern-day jump shot.
With Virginia clinging to a 49-48 lead and Syracuse showing no sign of letting up, Malcom Brogdon made his presence felt
Meadowlark Lemon, known as the “Clown Prince” of the Harlem Globetrotters during the traveling basketball troupe’s golden era, has died, according to reports. He was 83.
A Special Olympian was honored at Tuesday night’s Cavs-Celtics game, and shared an unexpected courtside moment with LeBron James.
Better than LeBron? Better than Jordan? It’s time to start paying attention to a new basketball superstar putting together, perhaps, the best individual season of all time.
WASHINGTON — This has been a good year for women in sports, from the unprecedented attention paid to the Women’s World Cup to Melissa Mayeux becoming the female to be added to Major League Baseball’s…
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Kia Vaughn scored all 15 of her points in a decisive first half, Stefanie Dolson had 14 and the Washington Mystics beat the San Antonio Stars 88-53 on Friday night for…
ROANOKE, Va. (AP) — Floyd County school officials say a 13-year-old basketball player died after collapsing on court. School officials say in a statement released to media outlets that attempts to revive 13-year-old Leah Goff…