Sports

Odell Beckham Jr., Giants, NFL

Odell Beckham Jr. Dance-Off Made Marquise Goodwin’s Sister’s Year

by Christina Santi   Nov 14, 2018

New York Giants’ Odell Beckham Jr. did more than have an amazing game against the San Francisco 49ers on Monday night. The wide receiver... Read More

Latino Manager Makes World Series History with Boston Red Sox

Latino Manager Makes World Series History with Boston Red Sox

by Christina Similien   Nov 05, 2018

Alex Cora is one of those rare pro team managers who has figured out how to treat his players like humans instead of commodities... Read More

San Francisco 49ers, Cheerleader

San Franciso 49ers Cheerleader Kneels During National Anthem

by Christina Santi   Nov 05, 2018

UPDATE: 11/5/2018 The San Francisco 49ers cheerleader who knelt during the “Star Spangled Banner” at the Nov. 1 game against the Oakland Raiders has... Read More

In October, Kaepernick filed a collusion grievance against the NFL.

Colin Kaepernick Is More Than Qualified To Play in the NFL

by Christina Similien   Nov 01, 2018

There has never been a moment in history when the cost of freedom wasn’t high. There has never been a moment when those who... Read More

lebron james i cant breathe

Watch the Powerful Trailer for LeBron James’ ‘Shut Up and Dribble’

by Christina Santi   Oct 29, 2018

Showtime released the trailer for Shut Up and Dribble, a three-part docuseries produced by LeBron James, on Friday. The feature will highlight how Black basketball... Read More

Eric Ried, Colin Kaepernick, Malcolm Jenkins

NFL’s Eric Reid & Malcolm Jenkins Need To Unify Against Oppression

by Christina Similien   Oct 26, 2018

There’s a lot to be mad about when you’re Black in America. Carolina Panthers Eric Reid made that clear this past Sunday when he... Read More

Skylar Diggins, WNBA, EBONY

Sexism Keeps Its Chokehold on the WNBA with Gender Wage Disparity

by Christina Similien   Oct 25, 2018

Let’s just jump right into it: Ever since Eve ate that apple, women have been belittled and deemed inferior to men in every single... Read More

Lorraine Harris-Fox, De'Aaron Fox, NBA

Kings’ De’Aaron Fox Honors His Mom’s Breast Cancer Fight

by Christina Santi   Oct 24, 2018

Sacramento Kings guard De’Aaron Fox was the fifth overall pick in the 2017 NBA draft after playing one year for Kentucky University. A quick... Read More

Eric Reid, Carolina Panthers, Kaepernick

Panthers’ Eric Reid Calls Malcolm Jenkins ‘Sellout’ in NFL Protest

by Christina Santi   Oct 22, 2018

Carolina Panthers safety Eric Reid confronted Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins during the coin toss on Sunday’s game in Philadelphia. The heated exchange almost came... Read More

LeBron James, High School, EBONY

Why the NBA G-League’s Plan to Pay Teens Is Important

by Christina Similien   Oct 22, 2018

This past Thursday, the NBA G-League announced that it will offer “select contracts” worth $125,000 to elite prospects as an alternative to going through... Read More