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Tuesday, June 19, 2018


Why Hate on LeBron James.

June 18, 2018 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I grew up watching the 90’s Chicago Bulls, and of course I am a Michael Jordan fan. This did not stop me from appreciating Kobe Bryant nor LeBron James. The basketball debate can go on until the end of time and it will. Fans that favor players more than the game itself seem to have a hard time acknowledging areas where someone... [Read more...]

Are Sloane Stephens and Madison Keys the next generation of tennis stars following Serena Williams?

June 13, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) By most accounts, Serena Williams is the greatest women’s tennis player of all time. She is also one of the greatest athletes of all time regardless of sport and she has earned 23 Grand Slam women’s singles titles during the Open-era, which is a record. She is trying to return to dominance following a long layoff after the... [Read more...]

NBA 2K19 Cover Athlete, Gameplay, Features & Everything in the Wishlist.

June 9, 2018 by  
Filed under Opinion, Sports, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The NBA 2K19 cover athlete will surely inspire all sorts of discussions. This announcement will get people thinking about the decisions 2K makes. Apart from the NBA 2K19 cover athlete, franchise fans are waiting to hear about the gameplay. September 2018 is the time when 2K Games will release this year’s NBA 2K game. There... [Read more...]

NFL – ‘Let ‘em go Back to Africa!”.

June 4, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The NFL…Home to one of the most cherished professional sports leagues; not only in the United States but across the globe.  Recently the owners of the NFL Franchises approved a new rule that will see players fined if they protest during the National Anthem. Colin Kaepernick knelt during the national anthem in 2016 in protest... [Read more...]

NFL = National Fascist League.

June 4, 2018 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “Fascism should more appropriately be called Corporatism because it is a merger of state and corporate power” Benito Mussolini When you look at professional sports, especially pro football in theUS, you notice a pattern; almost every stadium is named after a corporate entity. Take a look at the NFL stadium in your town... [Read more...]

Bill Russell’s longstanding legacy larger than basketball.

June 4, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The 2018 NBA Finals are upon us. The Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors are battling for an unprecedented fourth consecutive year for a NBA championship. If the Warriors win, they will be mentioned among the great dynasties in NBA history with teams like Michael Jordan’s Chicago Bulls, the Shaq and Kobe Los Angeles... [Read more...]

WWE 2K19 Officially Coming This Fall.

June 2, 2018 by  
Filed under Opinion, Sports, Tech/Internet, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Even though we don’t know the exact WWE 2K19 release date, WWE has confirmed that the game is coming during fall 2018. This isn’t surprising because it was bound to happen. Many sports game franchises release games yearly with new content and features, and WWE 2K is one of them. 2K has not shared gameplay details, but developers... [Read more...]

Is It Time To Boycott The NFL?

May 31, 2018 by  
Filed under News, Opinion, Politics, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “When black athletes secured a toehold in the earliest versions of organized sports in America: in baseball and horse racing and cycling- they settled for individual success rather than trying to use what power they had to remake a system to ensure fairness and the possibility of future success. The Negro Leagues were undermined... [Read more...]

The Rise and fall: The Rich Story of The Cubs.

May 31, 2018 by  
Filed under Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Introduction. Sports memorabilia is a souvenir of remembrance that is linked with sports events. Chicago Cubs sports memorabilia is a story of the rise, fall and finally the recovery of the American sports teams. These are those memorable times that are remembered since the beginning of their sports teams. White stockings were... [Read more...]

NFL National Anthem Decree Reverberates A 400-Year-Old Message to African-Americans.

May 30, 2018 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) “Men do not love those who reminds them of their sins.” ~Frederick Douglass To mute the oppressed has always been in the best interest of the oppressor. When a black voice is raised to oppression those who are comfortable with our oppression are the first to criticize us for daring to speak out against it. In other-words... [Read more...]

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