Sports, politics collide at a time it’s needed

Over the years, the sports world and the political world have found ways to cross each other’s path. In 1937, boxer Joe Louis united a nation that was divided by racism and World War II when he defeated German boxer Max Schmeling. During the time of the Cold War, Herb Brooks’ United States National hockey team brought warm spirits to the hearts of the American people when they defeated the Soviet Union in the Olympics….

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Boxing legend Jake LaMotta dies at 95

Former middleweight boxing champion Jake LaMotta died on Sept. 20 at the age of 95. LaMotta died due to complications with  pneumonia, according to his wife Denise Baker. LaMotta was being cared for in a nursing home in Miami prior to his death. LaMotta posted a boxing record of 83-19-4 during his 13-year career. He is known for fighting against Sugar Ray Robinson six times. Robinson dominated most of the fight as he was victorious…

DeMatha falls to Georgetown Prep, 76-69 in BSN Summer League finale

Georgetown Prep came into the BSN Summer League playoffs as the No. 12 seed while DeMatha sat at the No. 2 seed. Despite being underdogs, the Hoyas was able to walk away with the title as they beat the Stags, 76-69 on July 3. Kamdyn Curfman led Georgetown with 22 points. Ike Nweke posted a double-double, 18 points and 10 rebounds. Guard Jared Bynum tallied seven points, six rebounds and 10 assists. Dejean Desire registered…

BSN Summer League: DeMatha vs Takoma Academy Highlights

Here is highlights from DeMatha’s 85-62 win over Takoma Academy in the BSN Summer League. D.J. Harvey, and Josh Carlton led the Stags with 14 points a piece. Ryan Allen tallied 13 points, while rising sophomore Marvin Price had 12 points. Follow Inside The Locker Room on Twitter