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Monday, June 26, 2017


Is the NBA’s age limit racist?

June 25, 2017 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The 2017 NBA Draft has come and gone and there was plenty of young talent selected to help change the fortunes of the NBA organizations that selected them. Sixteen college freshmen were selected in the first round of the 2017 NBA Draft. Many of those college freshmen chosen would have likely never went to college had they had... [Read more...]

The Black Male Athlete.

June 22, 2017 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Sports, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) What do Lebron James and Tiger Woods both have in common? They are BLACK Men. Yes even Tiger Woods’ “Cablinasian‘” self is Black, the world reminds him of his true identity daily. Lebron James net worth in 2017 is over 400 million including all of his deals and endorsements. He made over 86 million this past season... [Read more...]

Magic Johnson Knows Exactly What He Is Doing With The D’Angelo Russell Trade.

June 21, 2017 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Patience is a virtue. That being said, it is really no surprise that Laker fans have none whatsoever. After all, we are talking about one of the most spoiled fan bases in NBA history. With 16 NBA titles (technically 17, counting NBL titles) and 31 conference titles, a 4-year playoff drought seems like an eternity in the kingdom... [Read more...]

Lebron James Wake Up, Please!

June 5, 2017 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) LeBron James needs a reality check! LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers are facing off against the Golden State Warriors in the NBA finals, but LeBron made headlines for another reason. Someone spray-painted the gate of his Brentwood, California, mansion with the so-called “N-word.” The Cavs star player held a press... [Read more...]

College coaches need to take the high ground when it comes to player transfers.

June 3, 2017 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Kansas State University is the latest school to find itself in the middle of a dispute involving a student-athlete wanting to leave their school to play sports for another school. Sophomore wide receiver Corey Sutton is not getting a release from his athletic scholarship at Kansas State despite announcing earlier this month... [Read more...]

Instructional Videos for Popular Sports at Your Fingertips.

May 29, 2017 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) If you are into sports like badminton, football or basketball, you would like to develop your skills and pursue various methods for that. From practicing at local clubs to taking training from veteran coaches, there are many methods available. Some sportspersons also watch videos of games on YouTube and buy books composed by... [Read more...]

Meet P.K. Subban-Hockey’s latest black star.

May 28, 2017 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The National Hockey League does not have the largest percentage of African-American athletes among professional sports leagues. The NHL is a mostly white professional sports league and there are only 30 black hockey players in the NHL, which is only five percent of the league. There is not a long history of legendary black hockey... [Read more...]

Lavar Ball – My Thoughts.

May 22, 2017 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Over this past year, many people in this country have been very interested in a guy named Lavar Ball that has said some of the most outlandish, ignorant, and very arrogant things in colonial media that has him liked and reviled by many people across the country. When I look at a guy like a Lavar Ball, I see a guy who is very... [Read more...]

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is wrong about ‘one-and-done’ basketball players.

May 20, 2017 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Kareem Abdul-Jabbar is one of the legendary basketball players of all time. He had an excellent college basketball career that included playing for a coaching legend at UCLA in John Wooden. His professional career in the NBA is full of NBA records and significant accomplishments including being a six-time NBA Most Valuable Player... [Read more...]

The entitlement of the paying sports fan.

May 11, 2017 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Professional athletes hold a special place in America. They are among the most visible figures in the country. They promote various products through endorsements in television, print, or radio. Being a professional athlete in a sports league like the NBA, NFL, NHL, and Major League Baseball seems like the perfect job with the... [Read more...]

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