Minnesota Vikings tight end Visanthe Shiancoe and Arizona Cardinals defensive tackle Darnell Dockett hosted a free football camp at Prince George’s Sports & Learning Complex – near their respective hometowns and talked to Mark Gray about stresssing the importance of education for young student-athletes during a free one day event in Landover. Check out the […]

After recently departing the front office of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Doug Williams has now found a new home. On Tuesday it was announced that Williams will serve as the general manger of United Football League’s new expansion team in Norfolk, Va. “For me, it’d be a blessing,” Williams, MVP of Super Bowl XXII with […]

With the NBA Draft on the horizon and the Washington Wizards holding the top pick in the 2010 NBA Draft SportsGroove TV host Mark Gray talks with head coach Flip Saunders as the team prepares to chart the new direction of the franchise while looking to rebound from back to back dismal seasons. Check it […]

By Mark F. Gray To those who still want to pose the Kobe versus Michael Jordan question regarding who is the best player ever be advised that these NBA Finals are the defining moment in the Black Mamba’s career. As a lifetime Laker Bryant takes his place amongst the likes of Wilt Chamberlin, Elgin Baylor, […]

With all of Wizards Nation still basking in the afterglow of winning the NBA Draft Lottery in a year where there seems to be a transcendant franchise changing player SportsGroove TV breaks it down with authority. Mark Gray, host of The SportsGroove Radio Program, welcomes you inside the WOL SkyBox for comprehensive analysis of projected […]

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former NBA center Manute Bol is hospitalized with severe kidney trouble and a painful skin condition after falling critically ill while returning home from helping fight election corruption in his native Sudan. “I believe he is going to survive this, but he’s had a total kidney failure,” Tom Prichard, director of Sudan […]

By Marc H. Morial, President and CEO National Urban League Colleges prepare all year for the lucrative chance to send a team to the basketball championship tournament commonly known as “March Madness.” But, when it comes to making sure that student-athletes are academically prepared for the game of life, madness quickly turns to insanity. Education […]

By MARK F. GRAY In the latest chapter in the book of King James today’s verse reads: “All the kings boys and all the kings men couldn’t get him back to the NBA Finals again”. LeBron James has been given everything an athlete could want since he was anointed as the future of the NBA […]

By Mark F. Gray No matter how it plays out in the judicial system there is one thing for certain. Lawrence Taylor is guilty of making bad decisions period. The demons of drug addiction should never be trivialized but his escapade with an underage prostitute is the latest lapse in judgment that has tarnished his […]