Washington, DC - President Trump at Pardoning of John Arthur “Jack” Johnson:

The National Football Foundation (NFF) & College Hall of Fame highlighted today numerous powerful facts from the 2017 college football season that emphasize the strong popularity of college football among millions of fans across the country, including the 56 percent of U.S. adults who cited themselves in a Gallup Poll as college football fans, a two percent increase from 2011 and more than professional baseball, basketball, hockey and soccer. Additionally, excluding the combined numbers for Olympic Sports, college football ranks second in core fans behind only the NFL, and the sport’s fan base grew by 1.4 million people in 2017, according to media outlets.

Chicago, Illinois - The Phoenix Suns won the NBA Draft Lottery 2018 presented by State Farm®, which was conducted at the Palmer House Hilton in Chicago.

The National Basketball Association (NBA), the International Basketball Federation (FIBA) and the Basketball Federation of India (BFI) today announced that Basketball Without Borders (BWB) Asia 2018 will be held May 30 – June 2 at The NBA Academy India in Delhi National Capital Region (NCR), marking the second time that the NBA and FIBA’s global basketball development and community outreach program will be held in India.

Glendale, Arizona - The Cardinals 2018 Draft Party presented by Arizona Ford Dealers will take place on Thursday, April 26 on the Great Lawn outside University of Phoenix Stadium from 4:30-9 p.m.

Washington, DC - As the PyeongChang Winter Paralympic Games commence on March 9, the U.S. Department of State is recognizing the important issues of disability rights and equal access by expanding its support for adaptive sports diplomacy exchange programs worldwide in 2018.