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Double Dutch Holiday Classic Coming to the Apollo Theater
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Double Dutch Holiday Classic Coming to the Apollo Theater

National Double Dutch League welcomes double dutch teamsof all ages from all around the globe to celebrate the 28th year of theDavid A. Walker Memorial annual Double Dutch Holiday Classic at the famousApollo Theater (253 W. 125 Street, New York, NY) on Sunday, December 8th,2019 from 1:00 – 4:00 P.M. We are the Super Bowl […]

Basketball Icon Lebron James Gets the Comic Book Treatment
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Basketball Icon Lebron James Gets the Comic Book Treatment

Is LeBron James the greatest basketball player of all time? The Akron, Ohio native grew up in an impoverished home. His mother, sensing LeBron would thrive in a stable family environment, allowed him to live with a local youth basketball coach when he was just nine years old. Now the holder of three NBA championships, […]

New Kids Electric Skateboard
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New Kids Electric Skateboard

–SWAGTRON®, the leader in affordable light electric vehicles, today introduces the all-new Swagskate NG3, a compact electric skateboard built just for kids. The mini e-board features “kick to cruise” technology aka Endless Mode, allowing young riders to experience the thrill of riding a board boosted by an electric motor without the need for a remote. Once the rider […]

Serena Williams Can't Stop Calling Meghan Markle "Amazing" at NYFW
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Serena Williams Can’t Stop Calling Meghan Markle “Amazing” at NYFW

Serena Williams‘ Fall 2019 clothing collection is serving up a master class in strength and sophistication.  The tennis legend, who took E! News backstage exclusively at her New York Fashion Week showing of S by Serena’s latest line, said the items she and her team designed are meant to make women not only look good, but feel good.  […]

NBA Champion Stephen Curry& Brother, Seth Curry, Spotted at Drai’s Nightclub in Vegas
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NBA Champion Stephen Curry& Brother, Seth Curry, Spotted at Drai’s Nightclub in Vegas

Six-time NBA All-Star Stephen Curry, and younger brother Seth Curry of the Dallas Mavericks, were spotted at Drai’s Nightclub at The Cromwell Hotel Las Vegas Saturday night, 9/7/19. Throughout the night, the brothers were seen chatting with popular rapper and songwriter, TIP, who performed at the club.

Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association Brings Legends for Youth Baseball Clinic Series to Brooklyn, NY
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Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association Brings Legends for Youth Baseball Clinic Series to Brooklyn, NY

Local youth will have an opportunity to play with their big league heroes at the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association (MLBPAA) Legends for Youth baseball clinic series on Saturday, June 22nd, 2019. In conjunction with the Roberto Clemente Foundation, the free clinic features former Major League Baseball players who will teach baseball skills, drills and […]

NFL’s 1st African American Female Coach will be Keynote Speaker at Upcoming Event
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NFL’s 1st African American Female Coach will be Keynote Speaker at Upcoming Event

At a time when women’s voices are rising around the world, The Fierce Fabulous Unstoppable Executive Leadership Conference will be commemorated locally at the Brooklyn Hilton on Sunday, June 2nd 9am-5pm through a rich diversity of initiatives, celebrating women’s accomplishments, and potential, while reflecting on this year’s theme “Reclaiming our Time” Technological advances, mobility of […]

NBA Champion Dwyane Wade Joins BallerTV as First Global Ambassador
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NBA Champion Dwyane Wade Joins BallerTV as First Global Ambassador

BallerTV, the leader in amateur sports coverage, today announced Miami HEAT Champion Dwyane Wade as their first global ambassador. The three-time NBA champion, twelve-time NBA All-Star and Olympic Gold Medalist will represent the rapidly growing, venture-backed start-up, as they expand the spectrum of sports coverage with live streams, replays and highlights of top amateur sporting events. BallerTV is a sports media […]

What Happens When Football Players Decide ‘Enough is Enough?’
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What Happens When Football Players Decide ‘Enough is Enough?’

A former University of Georgia football player is opening up about his personal struggles resulting from the estimated 25 to 35 concussions he received during his career. Ralph Thompson believes he may suffer from Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy (CTE)- a degenerative brain disease often found in contact sports athletes. The married father of three still feels the toll from playing […]

Harlem Globetrotter Makes Epic Shot from an Airplane
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Harlem Globetrotter Makes Epic Shot from an Airplane

Harlem Globetrotters’ star Bull Bullard travelled above the Wildwoods in a two-person Super Cub on his way to a nearby airport where the hoop awaited on the runway. In the video, Bull reminisced about his two prior trick shots in Wildwood, including one from the SkyCoaster at Morey’s Piers in 2016 and from a helicopter […]

STARZ New Series “Warriors of Liberty City" Executive Produced by Luther Campbell & Lebron James
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STARZ New Series “Warriors of Liberty City” Executive Produced by Luther Campbell & Lebron James

Starz, a Lionsgate company, has announced that the new unscripted six-part series “Warriors of Liberty City” will premiere on Sunday, September 16, 2018 at 8:00PM ET/PT. This perceptive documentary series is created by PGA award–winning director and producer Evan Rosenfeld (“Vice World of Sports,” ESPN’s “30 for 30” series “The U” and “Broke”), and it is executive produced by LeBron James and Maverick Carter’s SpringHill Entertainment and Shed […]

Premier Boxing Champions Event from NYCB LIVE, home of Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on August 4th
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Premier Boxing Champions Event from NYCB LIVE, home of Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum on August 4th

  Former 147-pound world champions Andre Berto (31-5, 24 KOs) and Devon Alexander (27-4-1, 14 KOs) will battle in a 12-round showdown that headlines a stacked night of Premier Boxing Champions on FOX and FOX Deportes live in prime time on Saturday, August 4 from NYCB LIVE, home of the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum. The […]

The Hero In The Helmet: Colin Kaepernick’s Inspirational Story Chronicled In New Children’s Book!
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The Hero In The Helmet: Colin Kaepernick’s Inspirational Story Chronicled In New Children’s Book!

First-time author Joa Macnalie has just released The Hero In The Helmet: Colin Kaepernick, through Melanin Origins, LLC.  The book, which is written in a third-person narrative, will educate both parents and children on the life and legacy of this modern-day inspirational maverick.  The Hero In The Helmet is available at Barnes & Noble nationwide as well in a […]

Uncle Luke Nabs A Sports Emmy Nomination
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Uncle Luke Nabs A Sports Emmy Nomination

Luther “UNCLE LUKE” Campbell is pleased to announce that the documentary: RIVALS BOOM SQUAD based on his Liberty City Optimist youth football league on Viceland’s Vice World of Sports has been nominated for the “Outstanding Long Sports Documentary” for the 39th Annual Sports Emmy® Awards. The Sports Emmy Awards show will take place on May […]

Harlem Native Becomes Shortest Player Ever in Harlem Globetrotters' History
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Harlem Native Becomes Shortest Player Ever in Harlem Globetrotters’ History

Standing at only 4-foot-5, Jahmani “Hot Shot” Swanson joins the world-famous Harlem Globetrotters as part of the team’s 2018 rookie class.  The Harlem native will take the court as the shortest Globetrotter ever when the team brings eight games to the New York City area from Dec. 26-31, as part of their new “Amazing Feats […]