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Roc Nation Sports and BET Are Stepping Into The Ring

These two companies are teaming up to change the boxing experience

“It’s more than just boxing, it’s more than a sporting event, and that’s why we…

By Michael Tolbert

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Monty Williams Is Out In New Orleans

The team informed him, and the press, today

Starting with the team in 2010, Williams recently finished his fifth season as head coach,…

By Michael Tolbert

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NFL Punishes Tom Brady And New England Patriots

The NFL has ruled on the evidence presented, agent says he will appeal the decision

Tom Brady and the Patriots aren’t happy with the NFL’s decision, and Brady’s agent says…

By Michael Tolbert

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Get Familiar With Seattle Seahawks Russell Wilson

The QB has already achieved massive success in the NFL in 3 years and shows no signs of slowing down

“I think you earn respect and earn what you’re worth by the way you present…

By Michael Tolbert

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Mayweather v. Pacquiao: The Saga Continues

The drama reached a new high after both fighters left the ring

The drama around the fighters continues in the media this week, picking up right where…

By Michael Tolbert

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Tom Brady And The New England Patriots Aren’t Playing Fair

Results of investigation state the NFL superstar and team assistants likely participated in deflating game footballs

“More probable than not” Patriots personnel “participated in a deliberate effort to release air from…

By Michael Tolbert

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LeSean Mccoy Claims Eagles Coach Got Rid of ‘The Good Black Players’

The RB shares his thoughts on how it all went down

“To be honest, I didn’t want to come. I really didn’t. I was so angry…

By Michael Tolbert

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Black Viewers Bolster NBA Playoff Ratings

People of color are tuning into the game in large numbers

The NBA, airing 11 games for the week, drew in 15.2 million total viewers, compared…

By Michael Tolbert

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Bryan Burwell To Be Honored With 2015 NABJ Legacy Award

Bryan Burwell's legacy as a prolific and talented sports journalist to be honored at the 40th Anniverary NABJ National Convention

His work has previously been recognized by The Associated Press Sports Editors, who named Burwell…

By Michael Tolbert

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Working with the Champs: SubZero Recovery CEO David Levi Talks Mayweather and Cryotherapy

David Levi gives details on post training for the boxer and the lure of sci-fi fitness

Champion Floyd Mayweather made visits to SubZero Recovery to immerse himself into a tank of…

By Daron Pressley

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[INFOGRAPHIC] Money Decoded: The Mayweather-Pacquiao Fight

Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao bout set to break all of boxing's financial records

This weekend’s bout between Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao is poised to rake in more…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Mayweather or Pacquiao? Celebrities Weigh In

Everyone in Hollywood has an opinion on who's going to win the fight

When you have two great fighters squaring off, everyone has a favorite – here are…

By Michael Tolbert

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Mayweather v. Pacquiao: All Aboard The Money Train

When the duo step into the ring on Saturday, the world will be watching history unfold

Beyond jockeying for position, battling for a title, and solidifying legacies – there’s a lot…

By Michael Tolbert

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UFC Fighter Jon Jones Stripped of His Title, Suspended Indefinitely

Things have gone from bad to worse for the former champion

Things have gone from bad to worse for former UFC champion Jon Jones.

By Michael Tolbert

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PGA Legend Calvin Peete Dies

The superstar was one of the most accurate and most successful golfers in history

A 12 time PGA winner, Calvin Peete died this morning, at the age of 71.

By Michael Tolbert

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Supporting Mayweather vs Pacquiao May Support Domestic Violence

The superstar's past may cost him fans support

Mayweather’s violent history making some not want to support upcoming fight.

By Brittany Dandy

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NBA Set for First Exhibition Game in Africa

August event being held as part of league's ongoing Basketball Without Borders initiative

Solidifying it’s global presence, the NBA will play an exhibition game in Johannesburg, South Africa…

By Michael Tolbert

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The NBA Is Hosting A Camp In Cuba

The NBA becomes the first U.S. sports league to visit Cuba since Obama restored relations

“…our game is an inclusive, easy-to-understand sport that has brought people together. We think this…

By Michael Tolbert

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Antony Resler and Grant Hill Bought the Atlanta Hawks for $850 Million

A team led by Antony Ressler and Grant Hill are the new owners of the Atlanta Hawks.

“This is a guy who has done his due diligence and is coming in with…

By Michael Tolbert

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Toronto Raptors GM Masai Ujiri Puts His Money Where His Mouth Is

Ujiri makes waves again with choice language for Paul Pierce

Drake – who’s also seen the wrath of the league office, has the final word…

By Michael Tolbert

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Password Protect Your Flash Drive In Two Simple Steps

Flash drives, thumb drives, USB sticks: whatever you want to call them, they’re more than…

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Black Female Voice Actor on How to Break into the Lucrative Voice-Over Business

“The secret society [of the voice-over business] is due in part because it’s a career…

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