Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) One of the most high profile names of the 2016 NFL season remains a free agent in 2017. Colin Kaepernick, former San Francisco 49ers quarterback, became the face of the season long discussion about NFL protests of the National Anthem during the 2016 NFL season. His actions of kneeling during the playing of the National Anthem... [Read more...]
Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) There comes a point in every child’s life at which they need a personal zone to simply unwind and have a moment’s peace. Actually, that might apply to the parent in this scenario too. Perhaps this area could be a combination “chillout” zone. Whatever the case, a room dedicated to fun is the dream of children and adults... [Read more...]
Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Sports do things to us that most other activities just can’t. They get us off our seat for even the smallest of reasons. They give us something to talk about for days on end once the final whistle has been blown. They give us a reason to brag, or they force us into hiding. They compel us. They move us. Because of this, you... [Read more...]
Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The NCAA men’s basketball tournament has officially begun and this entire month is known as March Madness. There will be several buzzer-beaters, great individual performances, and upsets that will be part of the NCAA basketball tournament over the next four weeks. The tournament started with 68 teams and will dwindle down... [Read more...]
Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) During an interview after a recent Golden State Warriors’ NBA game Andre Iguodala in reply to a reporter’s question retorted with the following comments “They want a dumb n**ger! I’m going to give you a dumb n**ger’s answer! What would a dumb n**ger say?” His “I do what Massa say” referring to his coach Steve... [Read more...]
Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Even if you can’t be at the big game in person you still want to feel like you are part of the action, which is where your smartphone can be a useful ally and give you access to all the scores, data, and information you could possibly want. Here is a look at some must-have apps to have on your smartphone. Including how to... [Read more...]
Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Sportsbook Review’s Ross Benjamin shares his thoughts on 3 college basketball teams that he believes can possibly be huge surprises, and consequently reach the “Final Four” of this upcoming 2017 NCAA Tournament. Potential “Final Four” Sleepers The month of March is nearly upon us, and it’s the most exciting time... [Read more...]
Three Reasons Why The Mainstream Sports And Entertainment Industries Are A Tremendous Curse For Young African Males In America.
Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) There is a systemic marketing agenda that specifically targets young African males in this country that promotes the falsified hood dream that if you invest everything into mainstream sports and entertainment, then you’ll be able to become the next athlete or entertainer. But what 99.9% of these brothers fail to truly... [Read more...]
Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The NBA trade deadline passed without any major trades of big name players other than DeMarcus Cousins heading from Sacramento to New Orleans. One of the NBA teams that was thought to be targeting NBA All-Stars to acquire was the Boston Celtics. The Celtics have a great combination of young talent on inexpensive contracts and... [Read more...]
Young Black Filmmaker, Kevin Brooks: “If we believe in our hearts that we are going to make it, I believe we will”.
Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Project 1324 calls Kevin Brooks, a Skateboarder. Peace-bringer. Meditator. Revolutionary. Revolutionary indeed. Winner of Sundance Ignite 2016 challenge, he was awarded the opportunity to meet with the likes of Ava DuVernay, be mentored by the greats of film directors and be camera operator for Sundance Festival all while doing... [Read more...]