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Steph Curry has Dream Come True with Harlem Globetrotters
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Steph Curry has Dream Come True with Harlem Globetrotters

Prior to the Golden States Warriors vs Miami Heat game at Oracle Arena held on Tuesday night January 10th, Steph Curry had a “dream come true” with the Harlem Globetrotters, who are in town preparing for seven games in the Bay Area. While taking a picture with Globetrotters stars Handles Franklin and Scooter Christensen, Curry admitted […]

ESPN Presents "The Undefeated In-Depth: Serena with Common"!
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ESPN Presents “The Undefeated In-Depth: Serena with Common”!

ESPN will present The Undefeated In-Depth: Serena with Common – an exclusive conversation between tennis champion and sports star Serena Williams and Oscar and Grammy Award-winning artist Common – on Sunday, Dec. 18 at 9 p.m. ET. The one-hour program taped October in Brooklyn, New York, and earlier this month in Compton, Calif., will feature […]

New-York Historical Society Celebrates Muhammad Ali with Two Special Exhibitions
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New-York Historical Society Celebrates Muhammad Ali with Two Special Exhibitions

The New-York Historical Society will celebrate the late, great boxing legend Muhammad Ali (1942-2016) and explore his relationship with artist LeRoy Neiman (1921-2012) and photographer George Kalinsky in two special exhibitions this winter. Muhammad Ali, LeRoy Neiman, and the Art of Boxing will highlight 21 vivid watercolors and on-the-spot sketches by Neiman that captured “The […]

New York Jets Quarterback Geno Smith Continues 7 Sunday Heroes
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New York Jets Quarterback Geno Smith Continues 7 Sunday Heroes

On Sunday, September 11, New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith commenced his 2nd annual 7 Sunday Heroes program to kick off the 2016-17 Jets’ season. The series of unique game day experiences organized by Smith brings inspirational individuals from Tuesday’s Children and other impactful organizations to Jets’ home games throughout the regular season. For each […]

Meet Team USA:  Women’s Gymnastics
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Meet Team USA: Women’s Gymnastics

Last month in San Jose, eight very talented young women were chosen to represent the United States in Rio de Janeiro for Women’s Gymnastics.  After the Olympic Trials, five women were selected as main members for the team, while three were selected as alternates in the event a primary team member becomes ill or injured.  […]

How Agnes Davis Came To Start "Swim swim swim I SAY"
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How Agnes Davis Came To Start “Swim swim swim I SAY”

This summer is the perfect time to teach your child to swim or to put them into swimming classes, especially if you are Black.  According to the latest stats a whopping 70 percent of Blacks Americans don’t swim. This can be dangerous. This is where Agnes Davis steps in. Her New York City-based company, swim […]

Ayesha Curry at the Espy Awards
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Ayesha Curry at the Espy Awards

Ayesha Curry, wife of Warrior’s star Steph Curry looked red hot at the ESPY Awards wearing an oxblood hi-low signature petal gown featuring thousands of laser cut pailettes from THEIA’s Fall 2016 collection.

Ciara & Russell Wilson Are Now Husband & Wife!
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Ciara & Russell Wilson Are Now Husband & Wife!

Congratulations to ciara and Russell Wilson who tied the knot in front of family and friends at the Peckforton Castle in Cheshire, England.  Check out the the instagram photo of the posted by the newlyweds making it official! We are The Wilsons! A photo posted by Russell Wilson (@dangerusswilson) on Jul 6, 2016 at 1:47pm PDT

My Tribute To Muhammad Ali  Champion – Activist – Humanitarian
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My Tribute To Muhammad Ali Champion – Activist – Humanitarian

By Dr. Teresa Taylor Williams Owner & Publisher, New York Trend Hearing the words, “I am the greatest!” from a young black man as I watched a boxing match with my father was starting at the least for a young girl. But these words, that were spoken with confidence and defiance came from this young […]

Brazilians Ready To Welcome The World To Rio de Janeiro In 100 Days
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Brazilians Ready To Welcome The World To Rio de Janeiro In 100 Days

On April 27th, Brazil celebrates the 100 Days Countdown to the 2016 Rio Olympics. Millions of Brazilians are getting ready to line the streets and cheer the Olympic Flame around country. Organizers of the 2016 Rio Olympics revealed the complete route of the Olympic Torch Relay that will begin on May 3rd and spread the […]

Panel Event on Long Island for Young Student-Athletes
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Panel Event on Long Island for Young Student-Athletes

 

Paralympian Gold Medalist Victoria Arlen Joins ESPN as Features Reporter
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Paralympian Gold Medalist Victoria Arlen Joins ESPN as Features Reporter

Victoria Arlen has joined ESPN as a contributing features reporter. Along with reporting for espnW and X Games Aspen, the 21-year-old Exeter, N.H. native will also appear on SportsCenter across all platforms. “We were so impressed by Victoria’s work for us covering the 2015 Special Olympic World Games over the summer, and we are thrilled to […]

Lamar Odom: Inside the Former NBA Player's Recovery
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Lamar Odom: Inside the Former NBA Player’s Recovery

Source: E! News E! News has learned that the former NBA player’s health is improving day to day, but the 35-year-old athlete is going to need “a lot” of rehab in the coming months. Lamar is “making fast progress” and can move his arms and legs, but he is not able to stand up, even […]

Women in Rio 2016 Olympic Games: Nzingha Prescod
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Women in Rio 2016 Olympic Games: Nzingha Prescod

Prescod is a Brooklyn native and 2012 Olympian in her third year at Columbia University. Prescod hails from the well-regarded Peter Westbrook Foundation, an organization dedicated to bringing the art of fencing to the inner-city youth of New York, where she has been fencing since she was nine years old. A graduate of New York […]

Mets Bring Back Popular "No Fees" Promotion August 3-7
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Mets Bring Back Popular “No Fees” Promotion August 3-7

The New York Mets today announced they will pick up ticket fees for all remaining home games starting today at 9:00 a.m. through Friday, August 7 as part of the popular “No Fees” promotion.   This limited time offer applies to all 25 remaining regular season home games including the Boston Red Sox series (August 28-30) […]