A new class of entrepreneurs like Venus Williams are taking advantage of opportunities in franchising
Grand Slam tennis pro and four-time Olympic gold medalist Venus Williams is looking to ace…
A new class of entrepreneurs like Venus Williams are taking advantage of opportunities in franchising
Grand Slam tennis pro and four-time Olympic gold medalist Venus Williams is looking to ace…
Says he'll be back when he's '100 percent'
When will he return is on everyone’s mind
Trial was set to begin
Vince Young is a free agent
They can't really be leaving ... can they?
Are the Braves really leaving Atlanta?
Endorsements continue for likable QB
The endorsements are still coming in for Colin Kaepernick
Nike drops the drama and moves on with another rapper/shoe designer
With marketability of rappers, it’s a new day in the sneaker world
Almost back from injury, Bryant releases new shoe
Introducing the new Kobe 9 Elite.
On his birthday, a not so serious take on Jay Z's approach to the business of sports
Happy Birthday, Hov
Here's a new look at an old friend
Callaway’s Big Bertha is back
Nightly News weekend anchor joins Bob Costas, Al Michaels and Rebecca Lowe
An award-winning broadcast journalist who joined NBC News in 2000, Holt will host NBC’s weekday…
Says Wade: "Hold on to those"
Once upon a time, Wade was signed to Converse
Rookie guard lives off endorsement deals
According to a new profile, Carter-Williams’ team is making sure he doesn’t spend all his…
Sumlin led Texas A&M to 19-5 record over last two years
Deal will keep Sumlin in College Station through 2019
Because that's what Maryland does
Newest sneaker for KD an ode to his home state of Maryland
League doesn't buy Kidd's story that cup slipped out of his hand
“Cup slipped out of my hand while I was getting Ty,” Kidd said. “Sweaty palms.”
Rapper featured in 'Together We Can' Commercial
The Pistons are expected to be much improved this season
Heat will celebrate Thanksgiving at the home of LeBron James before heading to Toronto
The Heat are in Cleveland for Thanksgiving
Star guard underwent successful surgery Monday
Jerry Reinsdorf, the Bulls owner, said he was “heartbroken”
Two-year extension said to be worth $48.5 million
Few saw signing of Bryant coming. For Lakers, it may be right move
Line of studio headphones out just in time for the holidays
Kevin Garnett and Beats by Dre cancel out all of the noise
The most outspoken member of the Fab 5 is a one-man media conglomerate. It's because he's trying to put his city on his back --transforming one mind at a time
He wasn’t a Hall of Famer, but don’t count out Jalen Rose just yet
Couple were guests of Roc Nation Sports athlete Kevin Durant
“That was crazy. I don’t even know how to describe that one right there ……
Show will be based on his life as a single father
“Who’s going to play me? I haven’t figured that out yet, but I’m sure it’s…
Mark Gray to host “TSL Sports Talk,” Shadow League Radio’s first show
Shadow League Radio will debut “TSL Sports Talk,” the site’s first digital radio show hosted…
Diageo brand "Bailey's" to serve as partner with WNBA
The NBA and spirits-maker Diageo announced a multi-year marketing partnership
Game does a whopping 15.78 rating
Monday night’s matchup pitted two Under Armour athletes against each other
It may be time to find a new nickname for Justice Cunningham
The last pick in the 2013 NFL Draft just found a new home — on…
Kenny Mitchell brings leadership experience from companies including Gatorade/PepsiCo
Kenny Mitchell has been named managing director of brand and consumer marketing, NASCAR announced recently.…
Could James and David Beckham be the next ownership duo in Major League Soccer?
Watch James talk to the media about the topic at today’s practice
"When you see me on TV, you get a different opinion of me"
“For the most part when I started off in MMA I was labeled as a…
Future first round picked linked to Roc Nation brand
Clowney has struggled this year, and has been hampered by injury — with just two…
Centerfielder led Pirates to playoff appearance, winning season
McCutchen became the first Pirates player to win the award since Barry Bonds in 1992.
ESPN is in full NBA mode with new spot for SportsCenter
In the commercial, Jordan tries to enter the Top 10 plays “club” — only to…
Washington area DE is one of the nation's top players, has offers from Florida, Mich., Ala
Thursday will mark a major step in the football career of Da’Shawn Hand
As it relates to Robbie Cano's representation, Scott Boras is still over, baby. But there's a conspicuous absence at this year's winter meetings in Orlando
It was supposed to be a test of epic proportions for Roc Nation Sports: landing…
'Crowd Goes Wild' is hosted by Regis Philbin
Fox Sports 1 is a new 24/7 sports network
Hurd was one of the league's most promising talents
Hurd could be sentenced to life in prison
Baron Davis takes part in six part series on Esquire Network
Will you be tuning in?
Sharpe recalls rural upbringing, cautions against racially charged words
Always outspoken, Shannon Sharpe brought his commentary to another level Sunday
Juice is all the rage
Savannah wanted to get into business too
New content partnership for 2013-14 season
‘Off the Court’ promises everything you need to know
Limited edition box to benefit foundation
adidas will sell RGIII box to benefit charity
He's labeled a winner now. And that's why LeBron James's brand is outfitted in the music of the people
With two championships in tow, advertisers want you to know it’s OK to feel good…
Here are a few star athletes who have created signature timepieces
One of the most prominent accessories of a successful man is his watch
Off heels of grueling win, champion awaits second fighter
It’s a new day for one of the sport’s biggest stars
Middle-class, two-parent homes produce more players in today's league
Does one’s background factor into athletic success?
Just got paid ... Friday night ...
It’s good to be Kobe Bryant
All-star's minority investment an upshot for pizza chain
Derrick Rose makes his official comeback in Chicago Thursday night
As Under Armour fills basketball roster, NBA strengthens ties
Terms of the deal were not disclosed
Maybe you knew Bubba Wallace as a photogenic, affable driver on NASCAR's Truck series. Now attention is in overdrive --thanks to NASCAR's Drive for Diversity program and the determination of one of the sport's hottest rising star
Darrell Wallace Jr.’s brand has transformed just 19 races into young career
Partnership made less business sense with decline in sales
Makes sense for the gaming brand
Viral short features Maya Moore, Nate Robinson
What do you think of the Uncle Drew role?
Knicks guard is brand's presence in No. 1 media market
Check out Raymond Felton’s recent visit to Under Armour
Current, former player on biggest stage for FOX broadcast
Jimmy Rollins and Harold Reynolds will both have huge roles at the World Series
New role part of multi-year extension
Sage Steele will bring a veteran presence to new role
On deck: Blige performance for Game 1
Second time she performs in a World Series
Development ends saga over inferior equipment, facilities
Grambling football players boycotted last Saturday’s game in protest
After leaving Nike, Curry ready to take center stage with a new brand
Stephen Curry is one of the league’s emerging stars and most coveted endorsers
Brand will continue as title-sponsor of Skills Challenge
NBA expanding relationship with Taco Bell that began in 2009
LBJ dishes on MJ, lessons learned and being the best
Chris Broussard asked James if he wishes he had more of a relationship with his…
For Mills, returning to Madison Square Garden, and closer to the game than ever, is welcomed chance
Steve Mills, 54, was the subject of a lengthy profile in the New York Times
Once an '80s style game heavyweight, Starter experienced a hard fall in the mid '90s. Now, they're gearing up for their resurgence
Starter is making a comeback, with former NFL linebacker Carl Banks helping to lead the…
NBA Hall of Famer cites schedule, other commitments
ESPN’s NBA Countdown show will have a new look this year
London's local economy gets big boost from American leagues. Could a franchise be just around the corner?
London & Partners CEO talks in-depth about the prospect of globalization of two American sports…
Terrell Owens to be featured on the premiere episode of 'Fix My Life"
Former pro football player Terrell Owens will be on the season premiere episode
Perennial All-Stars Rose, James make global mark with jersey sales
Could these two be headed to an Eastern Conference showdown?
Former NBA guard signs with Worldwide Leader, debuts Oct. 21
Avery Johnson won’t be on the floor this season. For him, his next job is…
An unlikely pairing with the same release date, Drake and EA Sports' FIFA 14 mirror best in gaming, music
Drake’s Nothing Was the Same and FIFA 14 were released on Sept. 24. Coincidence?
"Our dependency on PWIs to finance our athletics at the expense of our dignity, is frightening at best, self-hate at worst."
Are ‘money games’ the answer to saving HBCU athletic programs?
Pierce is gone from Boston, but not forgotten -- and that could pay off big in retirement
Few athletes have been as well-positioned as Paul Pierce to capitalize on his popularity in…
Could groundswell of support lead to reform in college sports?
Will the college program, already on probation, face further investigation?
Record-setting viewership, revenue for Sept. 14 bout
And that would certainly justify CBS/Showtime’s decision to outduel HBO.
World's fastest man may reconsider
Usain Bolt says reaction to his statements about retirement are leading him to reconsider.
Deal brings increased awareness in top market
Deal lasts through 2018-19 school year.
The film will cover the gold medalists life and career
Lifetime has decided to create a movie based on Douglas’ career
This will be his 2nd home foreclosed on in two years
According to legal documents filed by U.S Bank International, Stephon Marbury may be in danger…
Cruz is one of three NFL stars featured in new campaign
Cruz is McDonald’s’ man.
Mayweather apologizes for meme poking fun at Oscar De La Hoya substance abuse.
After Mayweather’s win on Saturday night a meme surfaced on his Instagram of Oscar De…
Famous quote has a conspicuous beginning
Orville Redenbacher’s new campaign has a familiar ring to it.
Season begins Oct. 29
The NBA season will officially begin with Kevin Durant showcasing his skills in Turkey.
Sept. 14 bout available on Showtime pay-per-view
Featured bout is largest gate in Nevada state history.
Packers-49ers was most-watched Sunday week 1 game in history
Week 1 is the most-watched in history.
Suh says he doesn't have an opinion on if he's targeted by league
Ndamukong Suh is reportedly appealing his $100,000 fine from the NFL on the grounds it…
Former NFL quarterback had two stints at school
NFL legend Doug Williams is out as head coach of Grambling’s football team.
Will partner with Naperville, Ill.-based company
Dwyane Wade starts his latest business venture.
Ownership stake belonged to Jay Z
Will Jason Kidd buy an ownership stake in the organization for which he is the…
Super Bowl XLVIII will be held at MetLife Stadium
Bruno Mars is one of the most exciting live acts in music.
Business and civil rights organizations to draw attention to lack of minority contractors used on the team's new stadium
Levi Strauss has also come under attack by protestors.
Smith outplays teammates in lengthy QB competition
Geno Smith becomes one of Roc Nation’s highest-profile athletes.
Series will team up with Fenway Sports Group's Tom Werner
James’ new effort underlines desire to create media empire.
Another look at Sunday’s showdown
For all of this weekend’s anticipation, we’re taking a long view at what’s at stake.
Buoyed by first win, junior says she's done playing junior tournaments
18-year-old junior won her first match in a grand slam this week.
Marijuana allegedly among the drugs used most heavily in the league.
With the recent news of Lamar Odom’s alleged drug use TMZ has begun to speculate…
Youngster's 'funky' signature contrasts weighty backstory
There’s only one thing cooler than Victoria Duval’s play at the US Open: her glasses.
Young players poised to take a major step forward
These teens are poised to be the next great American champion.
Despite injuries and hardship, Blake's was a career full of moments that made him a fan-favorite
One of tennis’ favorites James Blake is retiring.
The chicken business is booming. Determined to succeed in business, some football players hit their stride in a new formation -- with quality results
Sometime before the start of last football season, his ninth in the NFL, Shawntae Spencer…
Widow of Arthur Ashe expresses pleasure with project
The firm ROSSETTI has undertaken the project.
U.S. Amateur tees off Aug. 12 at The Country Club
“I’m not overwhelmed by it, Walker said. “I am really excited about it. I’m just…
Network slated to broadcast five games
The Southern Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (SIAC) and Bounce TV unveiled the schedule for their new…
Woods will go for his 80th tour win at PGA Championship
After steamrolling the competition at the WGC-Bridgestone Invitational last Sunday, Woods shared a special moment…
Wizards sign Wall to max extension, make guard franchise player
John Wall signs mega extension with the Wizards.
Ex-NFL star is Univ. of Central Florida legend
Where one opportunity closed, another is apparently opening.
State senate approves university bid
The Winston-Salem Journal reports that the university’s bid to buy the stadium from the City…
November 23 in-state rivalry game won't be seen on MEAC TV
Schedule still consists of strong match-ups.
Griner will make start in July 27 All-Star Game
Griner, who wears No. 42 in honor of Jackie Robinson, is a rookie out of…
Winchester, Tenn. native is second African-American to make Nationwide Series start in 2013
Gifford, just 23, will drive the the No. 33 Menards/Rheem Chevrolet
The unique business and sporting event for African American movers, shakers and taste-makers returns to where it all began.
The unique business and sporting event for African American movers, shakers and taste-makers returns to…
USADA will test B-sample, but new result unlikely
Gay: “I don’t have a sabotage story.”
Kevin Durant has assured fans they have nothing to worry about because he's not leaving OKC. But the indication that there are new rules now are all around him.
There are new rules now, and Kevin Durant is set on playing by them.
The NFL player isn't only rushing for victories on the field.
This unique event eschews traditional fundraising methods and presents a night of friendly, and sometimes…
Stephens has advanced to the second week of all three of the year's Grand Slams
Newcomer Sloane Stephens remains a contender at Wimbledon
According to family members the alleged victim was released from the hospital with broken teeth, a swollen mouth and head and back injuries
Former NBA player under investigation
Basketball player tweets a photo of him officially signing with Roc Nation
Who else can the superstar rapper, excuse me, businessman sign to his Roc Nation Agancy?
Aaron Hernandez is under investigation for murder
Muscle Milk cuts ties with New England Patriots’ Aaron Hernandez
Olympic gold winner wants to 'Make A Splash' with black children on the benefits of taking up the sport of swimming
Find out why this Olympics gold medal winner is trying to encourage black youth to…
What do you think of this deal?
Bob Stohrer, Yahoo’s senior vice president of brand creative, said Yahoo wanted to be part…
Fans, Lee revive fictional story line for game 7 in Miami
Did you enjoy the movie?
There are big scoreboards now at almost all arenas.
The new and improved scoreboard is scheduled to be completed by October, before the 2013-2014…
An exception will be made for medically necessary items after they’ve been properly inspected at a gate designated for this purpose.
Do you think this is a good rule?
A brief into the dollars at the world's biggest golf tournament
A look into the business of golf and the USGA.
Joe Henderson III competes for Akon's Motor Sports at NASCAR on June 22
Akon launches a car racing company, will compete at NASCAR
Young player ready for the spotlight
It’s time for Roc Nation Sports to sign its first golfer.
Woods sits six shots behind leader Luke Donald
Tiger Woods has his cut out for him the remainder of the week at Merion.
NBA teams have promoted and showcased advertisements either along courtside or on the player’s jersey
What do you think of this move??
James will appear in advertising campaigns in China
LeBron James’ role as a pitchman contributes to the No.1 source of income for him
On eve of 2013's second major championship, Woods credits Sifford for his father's entry into the game
Tiger Woods took time in his press conference to show his appreciation for African American…
Cavs guard one of league's hot young stars
Irving’s star has soared since he entered the league, fast establishing himself as one its…
The football player is accused of hitting a woman in the face
“He hit a woman in the face after he thought she might have thrown a…
Matt Birk is Catholic
Matt Birk refuses to meet with President Obama because of his views on abortion
It's looking like the NBA player may be joining the roster of Jay-Z's sports agency
Who else will sign on to The Roc Nation Sports Agency
Serena Williams delivered her victory speech in French
Serena Williams beats Russia’s Maria Sharapova to win the French Open
Britney Griner has been called a 'gender-bender'
Griner will be the first openly gay athlete with an endorsement deal from Nike
Since Tiger became a pro in 1996, he established a partnership with Nike for a five-year deal for a reported $40 million.
Will this help his game or confidence in any way?
Bluewater Productions is bringing the stories of Jackie Robinson & Alex Rodriguez to life with new comics.
Bluewater Productions has teamed up with Personality Comics to rerelease Jackie Robinson’s pictorial biography and…
Football player dies of natural causes
Was responsible for coining the term sack
DeSean Jackson is in his fifth season with the Philadelphia Eagles
DeSean Jackson recently fired his agent.
Jackie Robinson integrated Major League Baseball
A Jackie Robinson glove used in ’55 and ’56 World Series sells for $373K
Former NBA player adds soda to already impressive portfolio
TNT analyst and former NBA player Shaquille O’Neal adds a soda brand to his already…
Legendary player David Beckham revealed he has plans to buy a Major League Soccer franchise.
Can MLS survive with so many teams?
The NFLPA's credibility is at stake, says one source
Insiders allege that Jay-Z recruited a player for Roc Nation behind a puppet agent
A Jackie Robinson glove valued at a million dollars to be auctioned soon
Sales of Jackie Robinson merchandise jumps 1000 percent
Robinson's son owns a Tanzanian coffee growing company called Sweet Unity Farms
David Robinson feels blacks need to be self sufficient
Do you think a soccer team can survive in New York City?
Manchester City and the New York Yankees have established a partnership to create a new…
New York Jets rookie quarterback is the latest signing
Will Jay-Z become an important player in the sports world after signing Geno Smith?
At the top of his game, a veteran is tested, again, again and again
Harold Bryant is one of the main faces behind the scenes powering CBS Sports
“The day I decided to start my sock line, I said ‘One day, I’m going to be on the cover of Black Enterprise,” said Burress with a wide grin.
Would you purchase a pair of socks if they are well designed, at a higher…
Which station do you like watching NBA on the most?
The NBA has numerous deals with T.V networks which gives us as fans the opportunity…
Most ESPN employees work in Bristol, Connecticut
ESPN says they are trying to “manage costs.”
Durant hopes others will pledge with him
Kevin Durant leads the way in donations to the Red Cross for Oklahoma City