Indie Soul Reviews “The Good Son The Life of Ray ‘Boom-Boom’ Mancini”

One of the best lightweight fighters, Ray “Boom-Boom” Mancini was one of the most respected boxers in history.

O.J. Brigance wins 2014 George Halas Award

Baltimore Ravens senior advisor to player development O.J. Brigance, whose continuing battle with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS or Lou Gehrig’s Disease) serves as an inspiration to many and who has helped raise research funds to fight the disease via his ...

Tony Gwynn and a habit all too common in baseball

Padres fans remember Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn's hitting prowess: 3,141 hits, a .338 batting average and an intense focus at the plate.

Baseball Hall of Famer Tony Gwynn dies

Tony Gwynn, a Hall of Fame outfielder who spent his entire Major League Baseball career with the San Diego Padres, has died after a multiyear battle with salivary gland cancer. He was 54.

Baysox host Orioles Pride Day

The Bowie Baysox announced that Orioles Pride Day at Prince George's Stadium will be held on Sunday, June 22, 2014 as the Baysox take on the Binghamton Mets at 2:05 p.m. S

Sports Spotlight: UFC’s Mike Easton

Mixed Martial Arts is a very rough sport. It’s not something many people would choose as occupation. In the case of DC native, Mike Easton, the sport is something he has grown up with.

Coppin State track team scores big

Christina Epps soared to victory in the triple jump at the Eastern College Athletic Conference/ Intercollegiate Association of Amateur Athletes of America (ECAC/IC4A) Championships at Princeton University’s Weaver Stadium track by leaping a season best 43 feet.50 inches (13.12 meters) ...

Looking beyond Donald Sterling

By now, everyone knows the story of Los Angeles Clipper’s owner, Donald Sterling’s banishment from the National Basketball Association (NBA) for his racist comments captured on audio tape last month.

Indie Soul Students of the Week: Nine Coppin State Softball Student-Athletes

The honor of being student of the week is normally reserved for students in grade school but this week, we are making an exception due the nature of the great news coming out of Coppin State University.

UFC fighter Jon Jones is still the champ

On Saturday, April 26, 2014, the Baltimore Arena in downtown Baltimore City played host to the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC).

Coppin State names Michael Grant head basketball coach

After 28 years as head basketball coach at Coppin State University, Fang Mitchell’s contract was not renewed. After a search for a new coach, Michael Grant, who is known for academics and winning was hired.

Sterling asked: What has Magic Johnson done? Answer: Quite a lot

Perhaps the oddest part of Donald Sterling's interview with CNN's Anderson Cooper was the way he unloaded on Magic Johnson.

NFL draft: Reactions heat up after Michael Sam kisses boyfriend on TV

Not long after Michael Sam became the first openly gay player drafted to the NFL, some made clear his reaction was not welcome.

Black Jews remark may dog Sterling even more

"You go to Israel, the blacks are just treated like dogs," the Guy Who Sounds Like Sterling said on the recording leaked by Somebody Perhaps His Mistress.

Dominique Wilkins: Time to talk about racism

I am extremely proud of NBA Commissioner Adam Silver.