The NBA rakes in millions off the backs of majority-Black players. A lackluster effort in an All-Star game won’t change any of that.
A proposed format change could shake-up the long jump at major track and field competitions, but will the idea take flight? That’s the big question for those involved in the sport right now, notably nine-time Olympic gold medalist Carl Lewis.
The NBA legend’s vulnerability on his podcast shed light on the need for Black men to take care of their mental health.
The Brooklyn Nets have relieved head coach Jacque Vaughn of his duties, the team said in a statement, with the franchise set to name an interim replacement in the “near future.”
The Fisk team is currently made up of 24 gymnasts from all over the country and led by coach Corrinne Tarver, a former University of Georgia gymnast. At UGA, Tarver became the first Black gymnast to win an NCAA all-around championship.
Former world No. 1 Naomi Osaka has reached her first quarterfinal in almost two years, after her opponent Lesia Tsurenko withdrew with an elbow injury at the Qatar Open.
Detroit Pistons forward Isaiah Stewart was arrested and cited after an altercation with a Phoenix Suns player prior to Wednesday’s NBA game between the two teams.
Five-time NBA All-Star Jayson Tatum poured in a game-high 41 points and grabbed 14 rebounds to lead the Boston Celtics to a 118-110 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday.
Dynasties are built on strong foundations and are not something completed over night. The Patriots’ potential successors could be well on their way to establishing their own solid roots and taking on the mantle as the league’s next great juggernaut.
The Kansas City Chiefs were not the Super Bowl’s only big winners. At an event on par with Hollywood red carpets when it comes to brand exposure, fashion labels now compete for eyeballs during tunnel walks, celebrity crowd shots and the ever-popular halftime show.
Marking Black History, we capture the ground-breaking role of a woman who loved entertainment but could only soar by becoming a French expat.