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After a prosperous 14-year career in the NBA, Jalen Rose pitched BET to cover the 2002 NBA Finals and soon found success as a basketball… Read More

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NFL Investigator Told League in September He'd Never Asked Police for Ray Rice Tape

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Life after football. After the pads and cleats are put in the locker for the last time, many players are left to wonder “what… Read More

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by Cory Townes

Carolina Panthers star quarterback Cam Newton was in a two-car collision near Bank Of America Stadium in Charlotte, NC this afternoon… Read More

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John Wall Breaks Down After Losing His Friend

by ESPN

Washington Wizards guard John Wall broke down in tears during an emotional postgame interview as he talked about Miyah Telemaque-Nelson… Read More

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by Jezebel

Saturday, Jamaican swimmer Alia Atkinson became the first Black woman to win a world swimming title when she totally crushed the… Read More

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