Tony Snell is the biggest free agent on the Milwaukee Bucks, and at the same time may be the biggest free agent they can sign. What should we expect to happen?Tony Snell is an NBA player. Tony Snell is not a max contract player.Those two statements set the extremes for the Milwaukee Bucks'…
Manny Pacquiao is back in the boxing ring this weekend, but before he fights, he had some choice words for Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor.
Paul Millsap will likely command a maximum contract in free agency, but the offer shouldn't come from the Atlanta Hawks.There was little doubt Paul Millsap was going to opt out of his contract with the Atlanta Hawks to become an unrestricted free agent.The choice to hit the open market, b…
How the Nationals ballpark helped change Washington, D.C., from ‘Chocolate City’ Gentrification has brought change, not just to my neighborhood but to the entire city
“Chocolate City,” referring to Washington, D.C.’s nearly 70 percent black population in the latter part of the 20th century, has been transformed in front of my very eyes. Fewer black folks in the city today is truly ironic, partly because this detraction is due to the sport that is known typically for lacking enough chocolate. […]
Chris Paul said thank you to Clippers fans after six seasons in Los Angeles.
In another world, Rachel and Kenny would have been perfect for each other After four black guys are eliminated on ‘The Bachelorette,’ we’re left with just Eric
Rachel, I doubted you, but you pulled through and made the right choice: Lee is gone, y’all! Bachelor Nation can now enjoy The Bachelorette (sorry, Chicago!) without feeling guilty about watching a racist dude pine after a black woman. But even with Lee out of the picture, Kenny wasn’t safe. He just couldn’t walk away […]
New firm wants to enhance early childhood education plus help mothers re-enter the workforce Wonderschool’s program addresses shortage of top-quality programming and training for stay-at-home education market
There is one education-based tech company that has found a way for mothers to become teachers at home, which offers them the opportunity to become hands-on with the early learning process of their children and, for some, even increase their household income. San Francisco-based tech company Wonderschool is offering some relief. This digital marketplace of […]
The words ‘I thought my life was in danger’ allow police to kill black people without fear of reprisal When the police officer assumes the power of the slave master
A slave master, four centuries ago, could avoid legal sanction for using lethal force against his enslaved property by simply saying the latter opposed correction. “I was disciplining my slave, who then resisted.” Utter those magic words and the state would level no punishment if the master committed homicide. A police officer, now, can avoid […]
Manny Pacquiao won’t even watch Mayweather vs. McGregor.
Kevin Durant appeared to have congratulated Russell Westbrook in the comment section of a YouTube video.