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Friday, September 19, 2014


Floyd Mayweather Jr. Needs To Do Better Than Win by Decision This Weekend.

September 13, 2014 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Floyd (I’m not calling him “Money”) Mayweather Jr.’s opponent this weekend really doesn’t matter-the fact that it’s Marcos Maidana again after only four months speaks more to how the boxing game is suffering for quality matches than anything else. Back in May Mayweather won the first fight... [Read more...]

Atlanta Hawks majority owner Bruce Levenson: An Honest Face of Racism in Atlanta.

September 9, 2014 by  
Filed under Business, News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) A two year old email was leaked and all hell broke loose over the weekend as Atlanta Hawks majority owner Bruce Levenson was found to have made some racist comments in correspondence to General Manager Danny Ferry and two other members of the team’s ownership group. Levenson complained that the games were attended by too... [Read more...]

Ray Rice: How the media pulled off a modern day lynching.

September 9, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The recent release of a video showing former Baltimore Ravens running-back Ray Rice pummeling his then girlfriend inside of an Atlantic City elevator has sent shock waves through not only the sports community, but through the round of non-sports related talk shows as well. What can be seen is completely and totally despicable... [Read more...]

Bruce Levenson, Atlanta Hawks – Dirty South, Dirty Money.

September 8, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In this episode of the “Dirty South,” Bruce Levenson believed that white people were uncomfortable attending Hawks games at Philips Arena in downtown Atlanta. He believed that the Hawks’ fan base contained too many Black People. He believed that there weren’t enough affluent Hawks fans of color to buy season ticket packages.... [Read more...]

NFL Domestic Violence; Did Commissioner Roger Goodell Just Fumble on 4th and Goal?

August 31, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) On Thursday, August 28 National Football League Commissioner Roger Goodell announced a new league-wide policy for players accused of domestic violence. The Good: There needs to be stronger and more professionally detrimental circumstances for what is a heinous crime. Note: there is no excuse for domestic violence despite what... [Read more...]

Robert Griffin III, quarterback of the Washington, D.C. Professional Football Team will have a huge season, don’t doubt that.

August 28, 2014 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Robert Griffin III or RGIII as he is sometimes better known as, will begin the 2014 N.F.L. season as the starting quarterback of the Washington Professional Football Tea,m. There’s no doubt about that, the doubt however is more or so aimed at his current status as Mr. Football in the nation’s capital. Yes, the same... [Read more...]

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Responds To 50 Cent’s Allegation That He Can’t Read.

August 23, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Floyd Mayweather  was recently ridiculed for not being able to read.  The rapper 50 Cent made fun of him the other day, offering $750,000 if he publicly reads a page of Harry Potter.  In response to the rapper’s humiliating call, Mayweather took a picture of his most recent paychecks and put the images on Twitter with the... [Read more...]

50 Cent; If Floyd Mayweather Jr. Can’t Read Thats A Tragedy For All Of Us.

August 22, 2014 by  
Filed under Ent., Music, News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I want to start by saying that I’m not sure if I like the rapper 50 Cent (aka Curtis Jackson).  As brilliant as he happens to be, “Fiddy” appears to be plagued by a set of psychological challenges that cause him to seek attention at all costs and to push his “beefs” to the highest levels.  I can’t really think of... [Read more...]

Why the Kevin Love to Cleveland trade will result in a title in Cleveland THIS YEAR.

August 18, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) There is only one team sport on this planet we call Earth where two men can ultimately determine a title: basketball.Football: Barry Sanders couldn’t get in done as the best running back in the league. How about baseball: Barry Bonds couldn’t grab the brass (World Series) ring after spending his entire career as an... [Read more...]

Becky Hammon and Spurs Way Ahead of the Curve on this one.

August 9, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) On August 5 of this year the world champion San Antonio Spurs’ head coach Greg Popovich signed an assistant coach. No big deal right? The new hire was a 16 year vet of the professional game having played domestically and overseas in Spain and Russia. Sounds like a very educated hire to me. What makes this hire different... [Read more...]

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