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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) […]

US Open Prize Money Tops $40 Million for the First Time
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US Open Prize Money Tops $40 Million for the First Time

The USTA has announced that the total purse for the 2015 US Open will increase by $4 million dollars, bringing the total purse for the tournament to a record $42.3 million and a 10.5 percent increase over the 2014 US Open.   Both the men’s and women’s singles champions will earn $3.3 million, the largest […]

Watch the New Commercial for the Upcoming Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Fight
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Watch the New Commercial for the Upcoming Mayweather vs. Pacquiao Fight

With less than a month to go until the historic championship showdown between 11-time, five-division world champion Floyd “Money” Mayweather and eight-division world champion Manny “Pac-Man” Pacquiao, the collective marketing team for the Mayweather vs. Pacquiao promotion released the commercial spot today touting the pay-per-view event. This commercial — filmed with both prizefighters in a Los Angeles studio […]

NY METS Acquire Alex Torres from San Diego
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NY METS Acquire Alex Torres from San Diego

The New York Mets have announced that the club has acquired lefthanded pitcher Alex Torres from the San Diego Padres in exchange for minor league righthanded pitcher Cory Mazzoni and a player to be named later. Torres, 27, went 2-1 with a 3.33 ERA (20 earned runs/54.0 innings) in 70 games with San Diego in […]

Former NY Knicks, Anthony Mason Passes Away, Age 48
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Former NY Knicks, Anthony Mason Passes Away, Age 48

Anthony Mason, the power forward from the gritty  New York Knicks squad of the mid-90s, died early Saturday, February 28, 2015, at the age of 48. Mason, who grew up in Queens, never recovered from a massive Feb. 11 heart attack. “As you all would expect, our father — Big Mase — put up an […]

The Black Knights of the NFL
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The Black Knights of the NFL

Now that the biggest Sunday for football fans has come and gone, February 1st also marks the first day of Black History month.  Football, once a segregated sport, is now integrated with African American players from every walk of life.  The number of ethnic players in the NFL is also on the rise (e.g. Asians, […]

Wendell Scott Honored During 2015 NASCAR Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony
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Wendell Scott Honored During 2015 NASCAR Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

Stock car racing trailblazer Wendell Scott was among five legendary drivers enshrined into the NASCAR Hall of Fame in Charlotte, North Carolina tonight during the Induction Ceremony held in the Crown Ball Room at the Charlotte Convention Center. Joining Scott in the sixth induction class of the now 30-member Hall were Bill Elliott, Fred Lorenzen, […]

John Legend "America The Beautiful" at the 2015 SuperBowl [VIDEO]
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John Legend “America The Beautiful” at the 2015 SuperBowl [VIDEO]