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NBA Hall of Famer Tiny Archibald on Health Diagnosis: ‘What I Have Is Really Rare’

NBA Hall of Famer Tiny Archibald on Health Diagnosis: ‘What I Have Is Really Rare’

by Shantell E. Jamison   Feb 20, 2018

NBA Hall of Fame point guard Tiny Archibald has reportedly announced that he doesn’t have much time to live. The news is sobering and... Read More

Saints Player Gifts Super Bowl Tickets to 108-Year-Old Vet

Saints Player Gifts Super Bowl Tickets to 108-Year-Old Vet

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 26, 2018

The New Orleans Saints might not have made it to this year’s Super Bowl, but one of their players is making headlines for a... Read More

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People Are Shaming Simone Biles for Her Hair . . . Again

by Shantell E. Jamison   Dec 13, 2017

You might think that being the most awarded U.S. gymnast of all time would excuse people from criticizing your hair. But for Olympian Simone... Read More

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Colin Kaepernick Reportedly Frozen Out of NFL Discussions

by Shantell E. Jamison   Oct 30, 2017

Colin Kaepernick has not been included in conversations regarding meetings between players and owners. According to Slate, the news is a contradiction from suggestions... Read More

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LeBron James’ L.A. Home Vandalized

by #teamEBONY   May 31, 2017

The Los Angeles-based home of NBA star LeBron James was the target of a hate crime. According to ESPN, Los Angeles police were called... Read More

Big Papa! NFL’s Antonio Cromartie’s Wife Reportedly Pregnant with His 14th Child

Big Papa! NFL’s Antonio Cromartie’s Wife Reportedly Pregnant with His 14th Child

by #teamEBONY   May 15, 2017

NFL star Antonio Cromartie is reportedly going to be a dad for the 14th time! Whoa der. The star’s wife, Terricka Cromartie confirmed the... Read More

Former NFL Star Michael D. Jackson Dies in Motorcycle Accident

Former NFL Star Michael D. Jackson Dies in Motorcycle Accident

by #teamEBONY   May 12, 2017

Former NFL wide receiver, Michael D. Jackson, has died. WJLA reports that Jackson, who played for the Cleveland Browns and Baltimore Ravens in the... Read More

Baby Bump Alert: Serena Williams is Pregnant!

Baby Bump Alert: Serena Williams is Pregnant!

by #teamEBONY   Apr 19, 2017

Well it looks like Serena Williams will be trading in a tennis racket for diapers soon! The 35-year-old pro-athlete has announced that she is... Read More

Retired Braves Player Otis Nixon Found Safe

Retired Braves Player Otis Nixon Found Safe

by #teamEBONY   Apr 10, 2017

Georgia police have located a former Atlanta Braves player who was reported missing over the weekend. According to WSB-TV, the Woodstock Police Department said Otis Nixon, 58,... Read More

[Women’s History] Olympic Champ Simone Manuel Reflects on Her Historic Win

[Women’s History] Olympic Champ Simone Manuel Reflects on Her Historic Win

by #teamEBONY   Mar 09, 2017

“The person that I am is probably the proudest thing that I cherish…” Everyone has a purpose, but very few will be able to... Read More