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The sports world has lost a giant. 11-time NBA champion Bill Russell passed away at the age of 88.  Sunday (Jul.31), the official Twitter account for NBA Hall-of-Famer Bill Russell broke the sad news that the legendary hooper died. “Bill Russell, the most prolific winner in American sports history, passed away peacefully at age 88, […]

Sources say Zion Williamson’s new contract with the Pelicans includes periodic weigh-ins that must be under 295lbs if he wants full pay.

With a new season approaching and no head coach, what's next for Grambling State University volleyball, fired coach Chelsey Lucas and the cut players? The post What’s Next For Grambling State Volleyball? appeared first on NewsOne.

Players showing up looking a bit different at the beginning of a new season is nothing new. Players like Carmelo Anthony and LeBron James dropped weight thanks to the keto diet, but now there’s Jimmy Butler. The Miami Heat forward opted to change up his look by getting dreads added to his growing afro. The […]

The inspiring athleisure-wear collection speaks directly to girls who are changemakers, teammates, athletes, activists, and students.

It turns out basketball isn’t the only sport Kevin Durant’s interested in. The sharp shooter’s venture capital firm Thirty Five Ventures –which he co-founded with businessman Rich Kleiman—recently purchased a stake in the Premier Lacrosse League (PLL) alongside billionaire Brooklyn Nets ownerJoe Tsai, Arctos Sports Partners, Brett Jefferson, and the WWE. The business move is brilliant and undoubtedly […]

Coach Deion Sanders pledging half his salary to upgrade Jackson State football underscores the importance of HBCUs investing in their athletic facilities. As these institutions keep recruiting top athletes, there will need to be a sustained investment in their sports programs. The post Why It’s So Important For HBCUs To Invest In Their Athletic Facilities appeared first on NewsOne.

As Fake Drake waits for his muse to accept his boxing challenge, Lamar Odom stepped up to defend his friend against further swagger-jacking.

Fired Grambling State volleyball coach Chelsy Lucas says she was just following orders from the athletic director when she cut the entire team's players. The post Fired Grambling Volleyball Coach Chelsy Lucas Says She Was ‘Directed’ To ‘Get Rid’ Of Team appeared first on NewsOne.