If you didn’t know any better, you might think that you woke up in 1994 or 1995 all over again, as the current fascination and endless media attention involving the OJ Simpson murder trial just refuses to slow down. Today a former juror has a controversial theory as to why Simpson received a not guilty […]
Roland Martin talks to Editor in Chief Kevin Merida and staff writer Jesse Washington about the launch of ESPN’s site that focuses on race, sports and culture, The Undefeated. On the staff being primarily black: “We are doing something special. We could’ve started 10 Undefeateds and with all black journalists. There is a wealth of talent out […]
For Black History Month, the ESPN host said that oppression is not an excuse for African-Americans to not live out their full potential.
Grammy-nominated singer Andra Day lends her powerful vocals to ESPN’s “Rise Up: A SportsCenter Special.” The one-hour long special looks at prominent black athletes and their personal experiences with…
Andra Day had one of the most outstanding performances at the 2016 GRAMMYs. Andra Day performed her hit song “Rise Up” alongside Ellie Goulding. Watch the full GRAMMY performance below: Andra Day is also featured in a special Black History video by ESPN that highlights athletes taking a stand against racial issues facing African-Americans today. Check […]
Parents of former Little League baseball players from the Jackie Robinson West team in Chicago have sued multiple parties over scrutiny their children faced after they were stripped of their national title two years ago.
Former NBA player and ESPN analyst Kenny “The Jet” Smith is in Toronto for the 2016 All Star Game. The annual weekend event is…
After being one of the top quarterbacks in the NFL his rookie season 2012, all signs point to RG3 not being on the same level again, according to one NFL offensive coach. Talking with ESPN.com’s Mike Sando for his annual ranking of quarterbacks, the coach mentioned Griffin’s current place in the league, saying, ‘There’s no […]
The First Lady, Michelle Obama welcomed thousands of athletes with intellectual disabilities to the Special Olympic World Games on Saturday during a festive opening ceremony filled with cheers, praise and song for their courage and determination. She was introduced by Special Olympian Tim Harris, who owns a restaurant in New Mexico that he said serves […]
Donovan McNabb, former NFL quarterback great has been arrested again in Arizona for suspicion of drunk driving. McNabb, who led the Philadelphia Eagles to four straight NFC championship games, served on day in jail last year after pleading in another DUI case resulting from a 2013 arrest in the Phoenix area. Police in the Phoenix […]
The recent NBA finals were really exciting even though my hometown team the Cleveland Cavaliers lost to the Golden State Warriors four game to two. LeBron James was acting as player coach and many are saying he took it a bit to far and and disrespected head coach David Blatt throughout the playoffs. ESPN’s Marc […]
Dwight Howard is coming off a wonderful basketball season with the Houston Rockets and the other day I posted a story about Dwight, picked up a brand new Dodge Challenger and pimping it out in the image of his favorite super hero, ‘Flash,’ and wants to change is nickname to ‘The Flash’! Well maybe he’s […]