The Los Angeles Lakers selected Lonzo Ball and Ivan Rabb in Chad Ford's most recent mock draft.The Los Angeles Lakers were one of the biggest winners in the 2017 NBA Draft Lottery. The Lakers entered the lottery with the third-best chance at landing the No.1 overall pick. The most important t…
Conor McGregor has applied for his boxing license in Nevada
The story behind The Notorious B.I.G.’s spooky ‘Life After Death’ album cover 20 years after the photo shoot, the photographer recalls a long day at the cemetery
Twenty years have passed, but the shock is still fresh — and still incomprehensible. On March 9, 1997, Christopher Wallace, aka The Notorious B.I.G., was gunned down in a drive-by shooting. It remains unsolved. At 12:30 a.m., Wallace left a Vibe magazine Soul Train Music Awards after-party at Los Angeles’ Petersen Automotive Museum. The SUV […]
Conor McGregor is one step closer to a potential boxing debut.
How ‘Black Lightning’ director Salim Akil co-created the show and why The buzzy ‘Black Lightning’ is a reflection of director Salim Akil’s family values
Audiences have of course always loved a good hero, but with projects such as Netflix’s Luke Cage and Disney’s Black Panther garnering ratings, massive hype and viral hashtags such as #BlackPantherSoLit, black superheroes are enjoying a true renaissance on screen. On May 17, The CW Network rolled out the first trailer for its new show […]
This has been one of the longest weeks in Washington I can think of in a really long time. Here’s hoping that we make it through the weekend with our democracy intact. Just when you thought it couldn’t get any more precarious at the White House, the president takes off on a foreign trip. Obviously, […]
Muhammad Ali knew how to play the villain, but dodging the draft turned him into a pariah An excerpt from Leigh Montville’s ‘Sting Like a Bee’
The famous quote did not come until a day later. The interviews on the lawn at 4610 NW 15th Street were long finished when Ali took a phone call in the morning from Tom Fitzpatrick, a 39-year-old sportswriter for the Chicago Daily News. The fight with Ernie Terrell was scheduled to take place in less […]
With the 2016-17 NBA season now over for the Toronto Raptors, it’s time to look back on the performances of each player. Moving from the youngsters to the bench to the starters, we’ll grade each player’s 2016-17 season and evaluatehis future with the franchise.Earlier this week, …
After underperforming on the offensive end this past season, the New Orleans Pelicans will be in the market for help during free agency. Rudy Gay is expected to opt out of the last year of his contract, so are the two a good fit?Last week, The Undefeated's Marc J. Spears reported that veteran…
Another blowout? We’ll see about that.