Black Sports

Brittney Griner’s marriage was dead before it even started

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BY:  John “Hennry” Harris There is nothing like two people dedicating their lives to one another in the spirit of holy matrimony – such a beautiful and wonderful showing of love. But today’s relationships are not like the one’s our grandparents had and WNBA stars Brittney Griner and Glory Johnson‘s roller coaster ride is a testimony to that. TMZ, the ...

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This Black Athlete is Preparing for Life After Football With a Pizza Franchise

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In an interview with Roland Martin on NewsOne Now, Washington Redskins’ Wide Receiver, Pierre Garcon, outlined his plans for life after the NFL. In addition to other ventures, Garcon has decided to get into the restaurant business by his franchising of SpinFire Pizza. “I looked at diversifying myself and trying new things… He had the idea of quick, fast, causal ...

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Is Anyone Surprised? Shaq Picks Kobe In His Prime Over LeBron

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“Who you got?” This colloquial has started many debates in barbershops, corporate offices, on stoops, and on social media sites. After the question is posed, the debaters begin with a litany of stats for their personal picks which, generally, are between athletes who compete for the title of the Greatest of all Time.  While visiting the Dan Patrick Show, Shaquille ...

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Dwyane Wade gets clowned for having painted toenails

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Reported by Victor Ochieng Dwyane Wade is more “polished” than many may have thought. His toes prove it. The basketball star paints his toenails, and he has no problem showing them off. The 33-year-old, 6’4’’ NBA player took to Instagram to display his 30-day weight transformation. However, the theme in user comments centered on his feet, particularly his nail polish. ...

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5 NFL Megastars who threw it all away

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Reported by Ryan Brennan NFL stars couldn’t possibly need anything else in life. They have all the money, the fame, people that look up to them, everything. However, sometimes having so much can get to your head and cause you to make poor decisions. These poor decisions lead to bankruptcy, prison time and other negative affects. Below are five NFL ...

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BOSS Sports | NBA star and his friends get booted off an airplane

Nov 16, 2013; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Wizards guard John Wall (2) looks on during the game against the Cleveland Cavaliers at Verizon Center. Mandatory Credit: Evan Habeeb-USA TODAY Sports

By Dr. Sinclair Grey III Every athlete has to be careful of the company they keep. Whether they are easily recognizable or not, every professional athlete has to understand they are looked up to by thousands or even millions of fans. Let’s face it — athletes are human beings with their own set of issues, however, their status and fame ...

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What’s that vial that fell out of Kevin Durant’s pocket?

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By Victor Ochieng A suspicious-looking vial that looked to contain marijuana dropped out of Oklahoma City Thunder star Kevin Durant’s SUV as he was leaving a Los Angeles night club on Friday. The 26-year-old was talking to the media when the car arrived. The moment the door opened, a bottle fell out of the car to the ground. His entourage ...

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Former NFL star just got to prison and is already in trouble

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By Victor Ochieng Convicted former NFL player Aaron Hernandez has found himself in trouble in prison. A source revealed on Tuesday that the 25-year-old former New England Patriots player acted as a lookout in a fight involving  two inmates. One source that requested anonymity said that “it was two-on-one, he was part of the two.” Hernandez, who’s locked up at ...

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Olympic star says today’s athletes are too materialistic

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Reported by Victor Ochieng Bob Beamon (pictured) is a respected figure in the athletics world. He’s best known for his 1968 Mexico Olympics record that stayed untouched for more than 20 years and was only broken by Mike Powell in 1991. What many people may not know is that Beamon had his prime at a time when racism was rife ...

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