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Basketball Legend Oscar Robertson Talks NBA Lifetime Achievement Award

Basketball Legend Oscar Robertson Talks NBA Lifetime Achievement Award

by Jessica Bennett   Jun 26, 2018

Basketball legend Oscar Robertson is this year’s recipient of the NBA’s Lifetime Achievement Award, stopping by EBONY on the NBA Awards red carpet to... Read More

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Sports Announcer who Said Russell Westbrook was ‘Out of his Cotton Picking Mind’ Suspended

by Teddy Grant   Apr 13, 2018

The Oklahoma City Thunder suspended a white sports announcer for saying that OKC star Russell Westbrook was “out of his cotton picking mind.” Fox Sports... Read More

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Oklahoma City Announcer Says Russell Westbrook ‘Out of his Cotton Picking Mind’ (VIDEO)

by Teddy Grant   Apr 12, 2018

A White announcer put his foot in his mouth when he said that Oklahoma City Thunder star Russell Westbrook was “out of his cotton... Read More

Westbrook recently partnered with travel accessory company Tumi for the Tumi x Westbrook collection.

Russell Westbrook Partners with Luxury Travel Luggage Brand TUMI

by #TEAMEBONY   Oct 23, 2017

Russell Westbrook III is one of the NBA’s hottest commodities. But the Oklahoma City Thunder point guard, who was the decided 2017 NBA MVP, has... Read More

Russell Westbrook, Wife Pen Touching Messages on Anniversary

Russell Westbrook, Wife Pen Touching Messages on Anniversary

by #teamEBONY   Aug 30, 2017

On Aug. 29, 2015, Russell Westbrook married his longtime girlfriend, Nina. Since then— arguably before the two said, “I do”— they’ve displayed their love for the... Read More

Russell Westbrook Teams Up with TUMI for the Perfect Journey

Russell Westbrook Teams Up with TUMI for the Perfect Journey

by Noel Walker   May 08, 2017

Our April/May cover star, Russell Westbrook, is looking fly as ever in TUMI's latest commercial. Take a step back into the star's hometown in this clip. Read More

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[Black Lens] NBA Playoffs Heat Up, Rick Ross is Still a Boss: The Week in Photos

by #teamEBONY   Apr 21, 2017

This week saw the first full week of the NBA Playoffs and no surprise the headliners were Cleveland’s LeBron James, Golden State’s Steph Curry... Read More

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[Watch] Behind The Cover: Russell Westbrook

by Chan C. Smith   Apr 14, 2017

Russell Westbrook is breaking records and taking names as he continues to stun audiences with his basketball play-making ability. Joining the ranks of NBA... Read More

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Where the NBA Season Went This Year, and Where It’ll Wind Up

by Marcus Lamar   Apr 14, 2017

Isn’t it amazing how much a year can make a difference? Or in the case of two-time NBA Most Valuable Player Stephen Curry, how two... Read More

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It’s Russell Westbrook’s Moment, Which He Deserves Today

by Madison J. Gray   Apr 10, 2017

Now that the NBA playoffs is just over a week away, people will start to reflect on who had the best season this year and... Read More