Author: Washington Post

Jesse Jackson: LeBron’s ‘slam dunk for justice is needed’

CHICAGO — The Rev. Jesse Jackson said on Monday he’s deeply insulted by a Fox News host’s “attack” on Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James and thanked the basketball All-Star for standing up for what he believes in. Political commentator Laura Ingraham criticized the three-time NBA champion

Taking stock of the winners and losers from NBA All-Star Weekend

Sports | Analysis LOS ANGELES — This year’s NBA All-Star Weekend was capped off by the league holding it’s 67th All-Star Game here at Staples Center Sunday night, with Team LeBron emerging with a 148-145 victory over Team Stephen in the first year of the game’s new format. Here is a rundown