Carmelo tells Knicks he'll opt out

Carmelo Anthony: It Will be Hard to Leave New York

by #teamEBONY

Carmelo Anthony recently sat down with Vice Media to give some insight about his decision to opt out of his contract. “(The… Read More

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Isaiah Austin's Heart-Breaking Condition


NBA draft prospect Isaiah Austin has Marfan syndrome, a condition that will likely end his playing career.  Former… Read More

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Baseball Legend Tony Gwynn Dies


Baseball legend Tony Gwynn dies after battle with cancer.  Tony Gwynn, who banged out 3,141 hits during a… Read More

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The San Antonio Spurs defeated the Miami Heat in the NBA Finals.  Tim Duncan, Manu Ginobili and Tony Parker… Read More

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Lost amid the outrage over the Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling’s racist ruminations is the re-emergence, however brief or tentative… Read More

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Keeping Up with the Johnsons

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It was an 85-degree Saturday morning in April when Cookie and Magic Johnson were engaged in what has become a relaxing weekend… Read More

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Donald Sterling changes his mind, decides to sue the NBA (again). In a reversal, Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald… Read More

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Lebron James: Loved by Black Fans, Disliked by Whites


A new poll shows that White sports fans and Black sports fans vastly differ in their support of Lebron James. Read More

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It's Not the Ref's Fault Your Team Lost

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A decade or so ago, a friend asked if I could referee a 5th grade championship game at a local elementary school. Apparently, the… Read More

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Two Women's College Basketball Players Die in Car Accident

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Two women's college basketball players were killed in a car accident.  Two women’s basketball players… Read More

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