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WATCH: NBA Hall of Fame Legend Dominique Wilkins Talks Legendary Basketball Career, KultureCity And More On "The Daily Show With Trevor Noah" At Atlanta’s Tabernacle

WATCH: NBA Hall of Fame Legend Dominique Wilkins Talks Legendary Basketball Career, KultureCity And More On “The Daily Show With Trevor Noah” At Atlanta’s Tabernacle

In front of a live audience at Atlanta’s Tabernacle, NBA Hall of Fame Legend Dominique Wilkins was interviewed on Comedy Central’s The Daily Show with Trevor Noah. Wilkins spoke about his legendary basketball career with the Hawks, the current landscape of the NBA, his dedication to healthcare and KultureCity and more.  The Daily Show with […]

Rev. Sharpton Responds To Russian Court Decision to Uphold Brittney Griner's Sentence

Rev. Sharpton Responds To Russian Court Decision to Uphold Brittney Griner’s Sentence

Rev. Al Sharpton, Founder and President of the National Action Network (NAN), today once again urged the Russian government to show mercy upon Brittney Griner after an appeals court upheld the WNBA superstar’s sentence on drug charges. “What else must Brittney Griner do to show she has suffered enough? She has told every judge, official, […]

CONFERENCE OF NATIONAL BLACK CHURCHES TO CO-SPONSOR INAUGURAL HBCU NYC FOOTBALL CLASSIC BETWEEN HOWARD AND MOREHOUSE

CONFERENCE OF NATIONAL BLACK CHURCHES TO CO-SPONSOR INAUGURAL HBCU NYC FOOTBALL CLASSIC BETWEEN HOWARD AND MOREHOUSE

The Conference of National Black Churches (CNBC), under the leadership of Chairman Dr. W. Franklyn Richardson, will co-sponsor the inaugural Historically Black College University (HBCU) New York City Football Classic game between the Howard University Bison and the Morehouse College Tigers, on Saturday at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. The first edition of the […]

REV. AL SHARPTON RESPONDS TO PAYPAL’S DECISION TO END PHOENIX SUNS SPONSORSHIP

REV. AL SHARPTON RESPONDS TO PAYPAL’S DECISION TO END PHOENIX SUNS SPONSORSHIP

Rev. Al Sharpton, Founder and President of the National Action Network (NAN), issued the following response to PayPal’s announcement that it would end its sponsorship of the Phoenix Suns after the 2022-23 NBA season. The company’s decision comes days after a blistering NBA report that found Sarver created a culture of bigotry, sexism, and abuse, […]

Fitness Expert Shares Bad Habits That Ruin Your Workout -- This Body Part Most At Risk Of Injuries

Fitness Expert Shares Bad Habits That Ruin Your Workout — This Body Part Most At Risk Of Injuries

Sports injuries are most common in the knee and ankle, according to a study by Claims.co.uk. This was revealed after the experts analysed athlete injury data for popular contact sports, and uncovered the most dangerous sport, along with the body part most at risk of sports injuries. To help maximise our workout routines, Tom Jenane, […]

U.S. POLO ASSN. NAMED APPAREL AND TEAM SPONSOR FOR THE 2022 SENTEBALE ISPS HANDA POLO CUP FEATURING PRINCE HARRY, THE DUKE OF SUSSEX

U.S. POLO ASSN. NAMED APPAREL AND TEAM SPONSOR FOR THE 2022 SENTEBALE ISPS HANDA POLO CUP FEATURING PRINCE HARRY, THE DUKE OF SUSSEX

U.S. Polo Assn. once again served as the Official Apparel Partner and Team Sponsor for the 2022 Sentebale ISPS Handa Polo Cup, featuring Prince Harry, The Duke of Sussex. The event took place on Aug. 25 at Aspen Valley Polo Club in Carbondale, Colorado. U.S. Polo Assn. provided custom performance jerseys for all teams and umpires […]

Minority Leader Abrahams and Minority Leader Richberg Host “Best of Long Island” Basketball Tournament

Minority Leader Abrahams and Minority Leader Richberg Host “Best of Long Island” Basketball Tournament

Nassau County Legislature Minority Leader Kevan M. Abrahams (D – Freeport) and Suffolk County Legislature Minority Leader Jason Richberg (D – Wyandanch) celebrated the region’s top hardwood talent by hosting the inaugural “Best of Long Island” basketball tournament at the Nassau County Police Department’s David S. Mack Center for Training and Intelligence in Uniondale on […]

Sports and Sports Betting in New York: What Are the Latest Updates?

Sports and Sports Betting in New York: What Are the Latest Updates?

Ever since the landmark Supreme Court decision in May 2018 that declared decades-old federal prohibitions on sports betting (thanks, New Jersey!), the online gambling scene across America has been thriving. As a result of this monumental decision, states across the country have rushed to push through legislative frameworks to regulate this newly legal pastime. New […]

Formula 1 Commits $500,000 and Partners with the Community Fund of North Miami Dade to Support Small Business Owners in Miami Gardens

Formula 1 Commits $500,000 and Partners with the Community Fund of North Miami Dade to Support Small Business Owners in Miami Gardens

The Community Fund of North Miami Dade (“CFNMD”), a subsidiary of the Opa-locka Community Development Corporation (OLCDC), announced that Formula 1 has committed to providing a grant of up to $500,000 to support entrepreneurs who own small businesses in Miami Gardens. With this grant, CFNMD will be able to make more loans to the small […]

Former NASCAR Driver Felix “The Nighthawk” Giles Honored At The Jonathan Foundation’s Annual Spring Fundraiser, May 21 In L.A.

Former NASCAR Driver Felix “The Nighthawk” Giles Honored At The Jonathan Foundation’s Annual Spring Fundraiser, May 21 In L.A.

Felix “Nighthawk” Giles, former NASCAR driver will be honored at the Jonathan Foundation’s Annual Spring Fundraiser, held on Saturday, May 21, 2022, at Cathedral of Our Lady of Angels Conference Center, 555 W. Temple Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 at 5:00 PM. Giles, also known as the ‘Nighthawk’, was the first Black person in history […]

The Southern Christian Leadership Conference Calls For Nation To Support NFL Coach Brian Flores And Other Victims Of Racism, Discrimination And Injustices In Other Arenas

The Southern Christian Leadership Conference Calls For Nation To Support NFL Coach Brian Flores And Other Victims Of Racism, Discrimination And Injustices In Other Arenas

Dr. Charles Steele, Jr., president and CEO of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC), the organization co-founded and first led by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., issued the following statement today calling for Americans to support NFL Coach Brian Flores and other victims of racism and discrimination in all arenas. “{The Southern Christian Leadership Conference […]

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CryptoBoxers, The First Blockchain Boxing Video Game, Re-Enters The Ring With NFT Apparel

It was late 2019 when CryptoBoxers, the very first boxing video game with an ecosystem in cryptocurrency, based on the blockchain. announced a projected entry date into the gaming market. Then Covid hit, and the world was propelled into an unexpected twelfth round. Cryptocurrency however, emerged from the pandemic, becoming a mainstream force, and CryptoBoxers […]

Lewis Hamilton Wins Sensational Inaugural Formula 1 STC Saudi Arabian Grand Prix 2021

Lewis Hamilton Wins Sensational Inaugural Formula 1 STC Saudi Arabian Grand Prix 2021

Fireworks lit up the Jeddah Corniche Circuit to celebrate Lewis Hamilton’s 103rd Grand Prix victory, but it was the fireworks on the track that stole the show. The first-ever Formula 1 STC Saudi Arabian Grand Prix 2021 will be remembered as one of the most dramatic debut races in the history of the sport as […]

NBA Legend Scottie Pippen Talks His Journey To The NBA On "The Daily Show With Trevor Noah"

NBA Legend Scottie Pippen Talks His Journey To The NBA On “The Daily Show With Trevor Noah”

Six-time champion/seven-time All-Star/NBA Superstar Scottie Pippen was interviewed recently on Comedy Central’s The Daily Show with Trevor Noah. Pippen spoke to Noah about his childhood, journey to the NBA, his experience playing with Michael Jordan, what his tombstone will one day read, sitting out the final seconds of the playoff game versus the New York […]

NBA Superstar Dwyane Wade Talks Life After Retirement, His Karaoke Song Of Choice, Parenting And More On ‘The Daily Show With Trevor Noah’

Three-time champion/13x All-Star/NBA Superstar Dwyane Wade was interviewed on Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah.” Wade spoke to Trevor about life after retirement, what people don’t know about Lebron James’ time on the Miami Heat, his title of “greatest karaoke singer in the league” and his song of choice, his relationship with his […]