Smith outplays teammates in lengthy QB competition
Geno Smith becomes one of Roc Nation’s highest-profile athletes.
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
Basketball player is rewarded for graduating from college
WNBA player gets a gift from Roc Nation owner Jay-Z
Lebron James is number 2
Sports Illustrated says Mayweather is the biggest earner in all of sports
With three majors to go this season, many believe Tiger will win his first since 2008
The game has sold approximately 90,000 copies in North America, and 170,000 worldwide for the…
The Lions drafted Young in 2011, but released him in February after a drop in productivity and disputes with teammates
Titus Young has apparently turned to a life of crime post-NFL
Golf icon throws a bit of shade in his opponent's direction
Opponent Sergio Garcia complained to the media about golf icon’s conduct on the course.
Fans can already get a taste of his taste in watches on Instagram
NBA’s leading scorer wades into the publishing world with wrist fashion outlet
They recently released the latest images of the planned arena, and their plans look stunning.
What do you think of the potential new home?
Ex-fiance refuses to give it back after calling it off
Should his ex-fiance Erin Marzouki give him back the ring?
What do you think of Colin's endorsement deal?
There was always speculation of the young man not being marketable because of his visible…
Kevn Krigger's horse is named Goldencents
The only black jockey, Kevin Krigger, could win the Kentucky Derby
He sure isn't a "momma's boy"
Kobe Bryant is currently at war with his mother, Pamela Bryant, after she decided to…
TMaG picking up where it left off after record sales in 2012
TaylorMade-adidas Golf driving strong sales — again.
Where do you think this announcement will take Jason Collins next?
But with Collins coming out, does this affect him positively or negatively? Are his career…
The cause of the issue between Adidas and the NCAA starts with the closing of a PT Kizone plant in Indonesia.
Now you know why Adidas is never seen on the uniforms of college athletes
Jason Collins sits down for first interview, with ABC, since speaking with 'Sports Illustrated.'
After becoming the first openly gay professional U.S. athlete, Jason Collins sat down with ABC’s…
"I'm a 34-year-old NBA center. I'm black. And I'm gay," says Jason Collins.
What do you think of his revelation?
Charles Barkley says he's ready to take on the GM title for the Phoenix Sun.
Now, that the Phoenix Suns are in the market for a new GM, Charles Barkley…
Lisa Leslie's impact on the game of basketball is still being felt
A legend of the game is promoting it from another angle: education.
Westbrook has never missed a game in his five seasons in the NBA.
OKC point guard, Russell Westbrook, will undergo surgery for a meniscus tear in his right…
Diggins was picked 3rd in the WNBA Draft by the Tulsa Shock
Jay-Z’s Roc Nation Sports continues to expand their roster with their latest signing of the…
After more than 40 titles, 18-year-old Ginger Howard becomes the youngest Black female golfer.
Ginger Howard lobbies LPGA to become a member after 78 wins, and all before she…
Reebok Classic is proud to announce the re-release of their Shaq Attaq sneakers.
After more than 20 years in Reebok’s vault, the multimillion dollar shoe brand is giving…
This year, Jordan Brand, has launched several unique designs for the elite players under their brand like Russell Westbrook, Joe Johnson and Carmelo Anthony.
The playoffs are also a time to check out the special edition sneakers many of…
Iverson has been pushing to get back into the NBA
Allen Iverson says he can’t even buy a cheeseburger
Athletes rally around Boston victims
What a great gesture!
With '42' the top movie this weekend, we've listed the top 5 sports movies ever
Which of these movies was your favorite?
Basketball Wives continues its run as a media juggernaut
When it was confirmed that Basketball Wives, the movie, will go into production, the news…
Doris Kearns Goodwin has followed baseball since she was six years old
“You just hope that blacks today understand the shoulders on which they stand.”
Duke-bound Jabari Parker, Julius Randle win game co-MVP
Brooklyn’s Jordan Brand Classic is a big hit with fans, celebrities.
A look at the numbers show there's growth potential for Major League Baseball
In 2011, the NFL made $3.3 billion in national ad support while the MLB only…
Baseball legend Hank Aaron scores big with his import dealerships
At Hank Aaron BMW in Union City, Georgia, you can smell it in the air
Football player owes $159,000 and has to satisfy his debt by selling home
Wide receiver must sell home to satisfy a debt
Looking at the finances of taking a chance
How much of a business impact would this make?
Who do you think is underpaid and overpaid?
With the start of the new season, here’s a collection of the highest paid players
Jay-Z's latest deal is making waves in the sports world
Jay-Z and CAA have teamed up with the formulation of Roc Nation Sports.
An agreement was reached amid the arrivals of superstars Diggins, Griner
Stars boost league’s marketability with new deal.
With a few years left to play, a Monster of the Midway is drawing up plays in the boardroom
Israel Idonije combines a humanitarian’s heart with a smart business moves.
Enterprising stars taking careers and brands to next level
These four enterprising professionals are expanding their brands into business deals that could be lucrative…
Can Rodman capitalize on his newfound marketability?
Rodman’s made a marketable move, however crazy
In a conversation with BlackEnterprise.com, Barkley says he's enjoying his job as an analyst now more than ever
Sir Charles talks to BlackEnterprise.com.
African-American college ballers are scoring in the classroom.
The University of Central Florida’s Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sports conduct annual report.
Catch the games live online
Top places to watch the 2013 NCAA Tournament online.
Retired Ravens linebacker finds new position off the field.
Ray Lewis will be making appearances on several television and radio shows, ESPN announced.
A lucrative deal could be on the horizon for gold medalist
Gabby Douglas is leaving her agent Sheryl Shade for CAA.
Is your favorite team's owner on the list?
Owners make a whole lot of money.
Obama speaks, and the sports world listens, SI says
Obama one of four African Americans on the list.
NBA games dominated both cable and broadcast programming
According to data provided by Trendrr, NBA games were the most-discussed programs this week.
WNBA star hopes to inspire and empower using her clothing line
Ivory Latta launches a new clothing line meant to inspire wearers to greatness
More on the entrepreneurs, business strategies and economic news featured on The Urban Business Roundtable
This week on The Urban Business Roundtable, just in time for Women’s History Month, UBR…
Team Chevrolet's Sprint Cup program manager talks beating the odds
Sprint Cup program manager for Team Chevrolet, Alba Colon talks early career motivator, paving her…
The CIAA is trying to get back to its roots: Excellence in athletics.
Will crowds ever return to the arena to, you know, watch the basketball?
My journey squashing stereotypes and reacquainting with a childhood fascination
Someone said “Black people don’t do NASCAR.” Well, we did that, and it was amazingly…
Starter, NBA team up to bring back the vintage look
Starter jackets were an institution — and now they’re making a comeback.
Former NBA All-Star is giving financial advice
Antoine Walker has had his share of financial struggles, but it’s not stopping him from…
From college to the pro-league, these rookies show promise and power
These league rookies show promise and push the limits in the NBA.
The deal is reported to last for six fights over 30 months
Mayweather has apparently ended his deal with HBO PPV.
Nuggets rookie is first NBA player to support gay rights group.
Becomes first NBA player to join Athlete Ally, an organization against homophobia in sports.
Steve Smith's always been one of the NBA's good guys -- the only thing is that he's pretty much just getting started
The Detroit native will on Monday be inducted into the Michigan Sports Hall of Fame.
Jordan makes more money than almost every other American athlete and he's no longer in the NBA
At 50, Michael Jordan’s brand remains robust
Stats alone should put comparison talk to rest
These stats put the constant comparisons to sleep between the Heat player and the legendary…
Meet one of the next young faces of NASCAR
He became the first black driver to win a race, winning at Greenville-Pickens Speedway in…
Win or lose, these global sports stars are a force to be reckoned with
From Mali to Ghana to Nigeria to Cape Verde, here’s a roundup of top African…
Sean John and Macy's to gain exposure through relationship with league
Sean John is seeking to improve visibility among the NBA’s fans.
Bank repossesses former pro-bowler's home
Jamal Anderson has had a long and unprosperous fall from NFL stardom.
Even though more than 65% of NFL players are Black, currently only three head coaches and five general managers are African American.
Owners of the 32 NFL franchises have essentially disregarded the Rooney Rule – the decade-old…
Take a look at a snapshot of professional highlights
Check out a breakdown of professional highlights for 17-year NFL veteran and Super Bowl champion…
From Ben Roethlisberger and Reggie Bush, this attorney's part of major success
Attorney William Cornwell Sr. went from being influenced by black successful lawyers to becoming one…
Wright's widow has spent over $1 million in the last 10 months since his death.
The unsolved murder of NBA player Lorenzen Wright has taken yet another bizarre twist.
It's rumored that Metta World Peace is shopping a show to the networks
Metta World Pranks? Lakers forward is looking to develop his own series.
Former ESPN executive launches a site with the intersection of sports, pop culture and race
Have you checked out the site?
After her win over Serena Williams, Team Sloane is abuzz over the emergence of its talented star
Sloane Stephens will play Victoria Azarenka in semifinal of the Australian Open.
Home was purchased in 2007
Robert Horry has a house in Texas on the market
Sears replaces appliance maker Haier as title sponsor
Sears is reentering the sports landscape with an aggressive pitch at the N.B.A.’s All-Star weekend.
Leo Parker lists off some of fashion's most luxurious sports watches.
Leo Parker names some of this season’s most fashion-forward watches.
Take heed to avoid professional blunders
From injuries to retirements to player altercations, if we pay close attention there are career…
On Tuesday, CBS' Les Moonves showed just how far the network has moved on from 2004
Beyonce — and time — has made 2004 a distant memory.
Having played one of the most dangerous positions, former NFL star sheds light on concussion problem with 'Bell Rung'
Dorsey Levens is executive producer of the documentary ‘Bell Rung’.
You may make more money than a WNBA player
The average salary of a WNBA player for the 2012 season was $72,000 while the…
The numbers are in via the fighter's social media posts
Money May had a pretty good year — at the sports book.
Lloyd teaches others how to be financially literate
New England Patriots’ Brandon Lloyd volunteers for an organization that teaches the young how to…
HBCUs can set another, more principled agenda for all of college sports to see
The Annual Honda Battle of the Bands Showcase (seen here in 2010) is one of…
Success stories are an indicator NASCAR's tracking to higher values
Several victories over the past few years indicate there’s been a changing of guard at…
Q+A with NIKEiD design consultant and self-professed sneaker addict Kyle Flowers
A career in sneaker design has its ups and downs.
Iverson's divorce put his financial woes out in the streets, kind of like he did his wife back in the day
A.I.’s in financial straits.
Fans aren't the only ones who miss hockey.
Restaurants, sports apparel shops and other retail outlets near stadiums are feeling the loss of…
Is the home of the Terp's saying adios to the ACC for the right reasons?
Move marks the end of the Maryland/ACC era.
Marketing, excitement drives season tickets increases
A number of factors mean robust ticket sales for the NBA.
With a winning smile and winning ways, the sky's the limit for the star QB's financial success, analysts say
With a winning smile and winning ways, the sky’s the limit for the star QB’s…