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Michael Kidd-Gilchrist (“MKG”) will be at Lehman College on Monday, October 3 at 6 p.m.

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Bronx, NY—Michael Kidd-Gilchrist (“MKG”) will be at Lehman College on Monday, October 3 at 6 p.m. in the Studio Theatre to present his personal experiences, as a...

The imprisonment of American basketball player Brittney Griner

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This is a world of anti-Blackness, one where the contributions of African people and of the African diaspora are erased, stolen, or undervalued. This is doubly so for Black...

 “unwanted comments” had been made by the Celtics head coach.

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When news of Boston Celtics head coach Ime Udoka’s scandal and yearlong suspension broke, the initial reporting described the relationship Udoka had with a female team employee as...

much of the sports-talking establishment has done a terrible job of framing this in a responsible manner.

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The only thing we know for sure is that Celtics coach Ime Udoka has received a one-year suspension from the organization for reasons relating to a sexual relationship he had...

 decision to suspend Ime Udoka for the entire 2022-23 NBA season

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Boston Celtics owner Wyc Grousbeck said the organization's decision to suspend Ime Udoka for the entire 2022-23 NBA season came after an investigation by an independent law...

The NBA may very well end up facing a public relations crisis if Celtics coach Ime Udoka is banned for a year over a consensual

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The Boston Celtics had better be careful they make the right decision in regards to their pending disciplinary action against coach Ime Udoka.

The NBA may very well...

The NBA’s Robert Sarver saga has been a master class in cognitive dissonance.

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The NBA’s Robert Sarver saga has been a master class in cognitive dissonance.

In response to an investigation detailing an 18-year pattern of misogyny, sexism, and...

A trailblazer on and off the court, Bill Russell was a civil rights champion

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Friday, Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley (MA-07) led her colleagues the Massachusetts Congressional Delegation in introducing a House resolution honoring Boston Celtics legend...

Nine-time NBA champion Steve Kerr has praised the widespread basketball talent on African soil

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Nine-time NBA champion Steve Kerr has praised the widespread basketball talent on African soil, saying it needs to be correctly harnessed. Kerr, the head coach of Golden...

stakeholders who are invested in the growth of basketball are focused on moving the game forward

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Basketball can overcome off-court problems that have "plagued" the game to supplant football (soccer) as the number one sport in Nigeria, according to the vice...

A diversity report found the NBA posting nearly across-the-board gains in hiring of minorities and women

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A diversity report found the NBA posting nearly across-the-board gains in hiring of minorities and women after a small, one-year dip in its overall grade. Wednesday’s report...

Colin Kaepernick Mentioned For Cleveland Browns Amid Watson Suspension

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The Cleveland Browns should be getting serious about adding another QB to the roster, and there’s a polarizing name on the open market that merits a hard look: Colin...

Brittney Griner has been sentenced to 9 years in a Russian prison

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WNBA star Brittney Griner has been sentenced to 9 years in a Russian prison, on charges of smuggling drugs into the country.

Griner's lawyers said the...

called for the NBA and commissioner Adam Silver on Tuesday to retire Russell's jersey No. 6 across the league.

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Tributes have poured in since the death of Bill Russell, whose unparalleled success as an NBA champion was rivaled only by his impact off the court.

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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said in a statement that Russell was “the greatest champion in all of team sports.”

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Bill Russell, stalwart of the Boston Celtics’ dynasty of the 1950s and 60s, the only NBA player to win 11 championships and the league’s first Black head coach, died on...

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