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LaVar Ball And The Role Of The Black Sports Father

While I don’t agree with the things that Lavar Ball has stated or his need…

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little ballers

‘Little Ballers Indiana’ Docuseries From WNBA Star Skylar Diggins to Premiere on Nickelodeon’s Nicktoons Channel

The triumphant story of six young, dynamic, and diverse female basketball players

Dallas Wings WNBA All Star Skylar Diggins is behind a three-part docu-series from, premiering Friday,…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Gatorade

Decoding the NBA and Gatorade Entitlement Partnership Deal

Did you know that, as a result of a new partnership with Gatorade, the NBA D-League will now be known as the G-League, starting in the 2017-2018 basketball season?

Recently, the pathway has been expanded for people of color, enabling them to showcase their…

By Nathaniel J.

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Scoop B

Ask BE: Brandon ‘Scoop B’ Robinson Talks Sports And Branding

For Scoop B, branding and sports go hand-in-hand

Sports and entertainment journalist Brandon “Scoop B” Robinson stopped by Black Enterprise to discuss his…

By Selena Hill

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Magic Johnson

Magic Johnson Hired To Run The Lakers Show

The Hall of Famer is Named President of Basketball Operations 

The Lakers have named Magic Johnson as President of Basketball Operations, relieving General Manager Mitch…

By The Shadow League

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Super Bowl LI

Super Bowl LI Scores Diverse Small Businesses for NFL Contracts

Over 300 Houston enterprises to conduct business during big game festivities

The New England Patriots and the Atlanta Falcons are preparing to face off in Super…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Williams

Serena and Venus Williams to Face Off at Australian Open Finals

The first all-Williams Grand Slam finals since 2009 at Wimbledon

Now that tennis greats Serena and Venus Williams have clinched their spot in the women’s…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Serena Williams

Serena Williams Shows Us All How to Shut Down Haters

Career lessons you can learn from how Serena handled herself in her press conference

Are you killing it at work but still playing defense? Take a cue from Serena…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Sports Illustrated

Olympian Simone Biles to Appear In Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Edition

Biles' native Houston is home of 2017 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit culture fan festival

Olympic Gold Medalist Simone Biles will make her SI Swimsuit debut in the 2017 issue.…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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supplier

How to Become a Diverse Supplier with Major League Baseball

Advice on how potential suppliers can work with MLB organizations

Corey Smith, MLB Senior Director of Supplier Diversity and Strategic Sourcing, provides insight on how…

By Kali Wilder

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Christine Simmons

The Shadow League: Christine Simmons, LA Sparks

Learn how LA Sparks President and Chief Operations Officer Christine Simmons is advocating for others

Check out Christine Simmons insight as she details her journey, the Sparks’ 2016 WNBA Championship,…

By The Shadow League

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Baron Davis, Black Santa

Baron Davis Is Leveraging Data to Build His Character Franchise

Black Santa is the first character to roll out of a greater tech vision, lead by the NBA All-Star

Former NBA All-Star Baron Davis understands the importance of measuring data when it comes to…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Black Santa

NBA All-Star Baron Davis and the Black Santa Movement

The two-time NBA All-Star is pushing for a cultural revolution

(Image: Baron Davis and Fabolous with The Black Santa Mascot)
 
The Mall of America in…

By Selena Hill

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Bryant Gumbel

Bryant Gumbel and LeBron James Call Out Phil Jackson on ‘Posse’ Remark

Gumbel says sports commentators routinely disrespect black athletes

LeBron James recently let it be known that he has lost all respect for Phil…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Bayou Classic Business

Bayou Classic: Holiday Tradition Combining Business with Pleasure

"...it’s been more than a game, it’s been a way of life."

The Bayou Classic is the powerhouse of HBCU Classics. It is much more than just…

By Preston Charles

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Mike Adams

NFL Player Mike Adams Shares How Yoga Improved His Life

The Indianapolis Colts safety opens up about his daily yoga practices

Mike Adams, a safety for the Indianapolis Colts, attributes his successful career to both a…

By Yvelette Stines

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Olympic

Olympic Medalist Nia Ali Hurdles All Obstacles

Olympic medalist Nia Ali talks overcoming hurdles, competing on the biggest stage, and advice for young women of color

Blackenterprise.com had the opportunity to talk with 2016 Olympic Silver Medalist Nia Ali about her…

By Daron Pressley

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golf

Black Girls Golf Founder Tiffany Fitzgerald Talks What the Game Can Do for You

How this game can be your career game changer

Find out why Black Girls Golf founder Tiffany Fitzgerald deems in necessary for African American…

By Safon Floyd

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Kerry Chandler

A Sit Down with Under Armour’s Kerry Chandler

She dropped jewels at the Nation’s Football Classic “Diversity in Sports Forum"

Check out what jewels Chief Human Resources Officer, Under Armour,Kerry D. Chandler, dropped at the…

By Black Enterprise

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Miles Chamley-Watson

TSL Olympic Blitz: Miles Chamley-Watson, Fencing’s Soul Provider

Read about how the athlete sliced onto the scene and started shredding competition

The following was written by J.R. Gamble, Senior Writer:
Before Rio, we sat down with the…

By Black Enterprise

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manage

Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

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podcast

How to Watch Black Enterprise’s New Tech Podcast on Any Device

Tune into Black Enterprise’s BE The Code podcast hosted by Sequoia Blodgett for all the…

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