Categories Archives: Sports

If It Doesn’t Make Money, It Doesn’t Make Cents.

Apparently, standing up for what you believe in as an African American professional athlete is not a good way to keep your job. At least that is what we see when we look at the struggles Colin Kaepernick has had trying to find employment in the NFL this u ...

Queen Bey Wants a Seat at the Table.

Grammy Award-winning singer Beyoncé Knowles has interest in buying the Houston Rockets. This was reported shortly after current Rockets owner Leslie Alexander announced that the team would be up for sale just earlier this summer. Alexander has owned the ...

Sports Shorts: Duane Brown and Carmelo Anthony.

Run Me My Money… According to NFL Network’s James Palmer, the Texans’ left tackle Duane Brown was not with the rest of the team as they prepared to head to West Virginia for training camp. Palmer tweeted that, “Duane Brown skipped the #Texans ...

Rockets Mike D’Antoni Named NBA Coach of the Year.

During the inaugural NBA Awards on TNT, Houston Rockets head coach Mike D’Antoni was named NBA Coach of the Year for the 2016-17 season as selected by a global panel of sportswriters and broadcasters.  He is the third coach in franchise history to win ...

Eric Gordon Named NBA Sixth Man of the Year.

During the inaugural NBA Awards on TNT, Houston Rockets guard Eric Gordon was named NBA Sixth Man of the Year as selected by a global panel of sportswriters and broadcasters.  He is the first player in franchise history to receive the award. In his first ...