Basketball

Toyota Center is excited to host the Lone Star Shootout on Saturday, December 17. 811, the national organization designated by the FCC to prevent unintentional strike of underground facilities while digging, is providing free tickets to current Texas A&M, UT, Arizona and Arkansas students for this weekend’s Lone Star Shootout Presented by 811. The Lone Star Shootout Presented […]

In this edition of GRIFF’s Prayer, he is fired up about the release of another video game, NBA 2K. But he knows that there are a lot of men out there like him who are also excited, and have girlfriends or wives who most certainly will not be. He prays for them to be able […]

Featuring six Olympic and/or FIBA World Cup gold medalists, USA Basketball unveiled its official 12-man 2016 U.S. Olympic Men’s Basketball Team. The USA team will play Nigeria at the Houston Toyota Center on August 1st. Selected for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team, which is seeking a third consecutive Olympic title, were: Carmelo Anthony (New York […]

Marcus D. Wiley gets a letter from a mother whose child is so gifted at playing basketball, doors are opening up for him to one day…

Meadowlark Lemon, the humorous Harlem Globetrotter who was inducted into the Basketball Hall of Fame in 2003, died at his home Sunday in Scottsdale, Ariz., reports the New York Daily News. He was 83.

The national perception of law enforcement may not be very receptive given recent officer-involved shootings and beatings across the nation. Just this week, it was…

Retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson, who became a Tea Party favorite in 2013 when he denounced Obamacare, said he will seek the Republican presidential nomination in…

Russell Westbrook proved to be the 2015 All-Star Game MVP on the court, but turns out the Oklahoma City Thunder star is a savior outside…

Marcus D. Wiley came across one of his regular Online Gods who’s usually on point. But today was not his day. Listen to the audio player to hear…

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  via:blackchristiannews   ‘It really is an extraordinary gift, and it’s something you don’t really see,’ said Marc Pollick, president and founder of the Giving Back Fund, which works with athletes and celebrities to identify philanthropic endeavors. Kevin Durant already attained hero status in Oklahoma City for elevating the Thunder to the ranks of the […]