Latest from Kevin B. Blackistone

NBA star’s gift seemed genuine, but the school confronts more serious financial challenges.

  • Sep 2, 2019

If Jay-Z is who he’s presented himself to be, more better come out of this partnership with the NFL than some more zeros in his bank account.

  • Aug 15, 2019

Looking back, 1975’s “The Greatest: My Own Story” showed how Morrison would come to illustrate how vexing it is being black in this country.

  • Aug 9, 2019

The Redskins rookie and his father have sought advice from Cornelius Green, the former Dunbar High star and Ohio State’s first black quarterback.

  • Jul 24, 2019

The goalkeeping great and outspoken figure says she is being “purposely ignored” for her role while her former team is being celebrated.

  • Jul 12, 2019

It has not been unusual for white athletes to be exalted for actions for which black athletes were dismissed at best or excoriated at worst.

  • Jul 2, 2019

As it has on other social issues in the past, college sports’ governing body should stop staging championships in states with restrictive abortion laws.

  • Jun 10, 2019

A pillar of the D.C.-area boxing scene who trained Hasim Rahman among others now is an Alzheimer’s caregiver, and his money’s running out.

  • May 30, 2019

Churchill Downs track was too muddy to race, and everything that resulted was slop.

  • May 7, 2019

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

  • Oct 27, 2015
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