Latest from Kevin B. Blackistone

The Las Vegas Aces refusing to play after travel woes wasn’t narcissistic. It was necessary. The NBA should correct these basic concerns.

  • Aug 8, 2018

The tennis star reacted to reports suggesting she is tested far more frequently than her peers by wondering whether she is a victim of discrimination because of her prolonged success or, most disturbingly, her race.

  • Jul 27, 2018

Let’s not excuse this incident. Let’s learn from what it shows us about the origins of hate.

  • Jul 20, 2018

Donovan’s support of U.S. soccer’s fiercest rival has come under criticism, some of which makes sense. Nonetheless, our neighbor deserves support, not its recent vilification.

  • Jun 22, 2018

As with all sports arguments across eras, others can make a case, but Capitals’ Stanley Cup validates their captain’s sustained greatness.

  • Jun 12, 2018

Announcement of new anthem policy on same day as release of Milwaukee police video lays bare what each side really stands for.

  • May 25, 2018

Even the Condoleezza Rice panel didn’t wrestle with the idea of redistributing the revenue to the athletes who bring it in.

  • May 8, 2018

President Trump’s consideration of pardon for long-deceased boxer would acknowledge past injustice; Obama’s Clemency Initiative recognized current ones, and there are more petitions out there.

  • Apr 26, 2018

With Clemente stopping play in Houston, the commissioner’s office announced that the entire slate of Opening Day games would be moved to April 10, the day after King’s internment.

  • Mar 28, 2018

Columnist Kevin Blackistone answers your questions about the upcoming NBA season.

  • Oct 27, 2015
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