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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.

Rice, Hobson, and Morgan's historic appointments come at a challenging time for the NFL, as the organization strives to bring more diversity and inclusion to the league's committee and hiring practices.  The post These Powerful Black Women Are Dominating The Sports Business World appeared first on NewsOne.