Basketball

So, it’s obvious that Zion Williamson’s return made all the difference in the Duke vs Carolina third rematch. Zion Williamson didn’t hesitate when he saw his shot for the lead coming off the rim late in a tense game with Duke’s fierce rival. He bounced right back up in traffic for the kind of play […]

Down my 23 points against Louisville, things were looking well for the Duke Blue Devils, but moments later they made one of the biggest comebacks ever. During the game and while things were looking dim…. Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski told his players they would win the game. Whether he believed it or not didn’t matter. […]

Zaila Avant Garde is not even in middle school and has basketball skills like a pro!

The newly formed team is a part of the Global Mixed Gender Basketball league.

During a basketball game Monday at Warrensburg High School in Missouri, White students turned their backs during the introduction of Center High School players, who are predominantly Black.

As the world continues to accept the realization that Donald Trump is the president-elect, the backlash of his win continues to grow with each passing day. From dozens of protests and social media uproar to harsh criticism from news outlets, Americans are definitely letting their voices be heard regarding Trump’s victory. The latest Trump backlash […]

The NCAA announced yesterday that it has relocated seven championship events — including early rounds of the men’s basketball tournament scheduled for Greensboro — because of a controversial state law, HB2.  HB2 blocks anti-discrimination protections and requires people to use bathrooms corresponding to their birth gender rather than the sex they identify with. Two schools […]

For many African-American men, basketball is more than a game — it’s a way of life. A new book claims that basketball is even a religious experience for many Black men. The spiritual relationship between Black men and basketball — specifically streetball — is detailed in the new book, Black Gods of the Asphalt: Religion, Hip-Hop, and […]

    NCAA Basketball bracket update.  Both North Carolina and Duke are in the Sweet Sixteen and will be playing this week to make it to the Elite 8. Here is the schedule: SOUTH March 24th @ 9:40pm                     Kansas  (1) vs Maryland  (5) March 24th @ 7:10pm                     Miami  (3) vs       Villanova (2) […]

  Two of our local teams are in the top 5; UNC-Chapel Hill (1) and Duke (5), and NC State held off Wake Forest to play Duke today. All games held in Washington DC. Here’s today’s schedule: Tuesday, March 8 (First Round)  Game 1: No. 12 NC State 75,  No. 13 Wake Forest 72 Game […]