Sports

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XULA baseball returns today after six decades away

Xavier University of Louisiana has brought its baseball program back from the dead, taking the field for the first time since the Civil Rights Movement.

Naismith Hall of Famer Lenny Wilkens talks life, basketball, education, and social justice

Lenny Wilkens explains his NBA journey, his roots, his resolve, and his Catholic faith.

'Mr. Kujichagulia': a poem

Kobe "Bean" Bryant and his daughter Gianna passed away one year ago today, shortly after going to church to pray. On this day, we honor his legacy of faith.

Hammerin' home to Heaven: Hank Aaron passes at 86

One of the greatest to ever touch the diamond, Hank Aaron, has passed at 86, leaving behind a legacy of homers, honors, and enduring faith.

Pope Francis receives, blesses NBA jersey from the Atlanta Hawks

Following last Fall's visit to the Vatican from NBA players and union officials, an NBA team has sent the Pope a customized jersey. It appears he likes it.

Pope Francis meets with NBA players at the Vatican

Pope Francis to meet with NBA players and union representatives in the Vatican City to discuss social justice issues.
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