National Basketball Players Association executive director Billy Hunter was put on indefinite leave after a report they commissioned questioned Hunter’s leadership and criticized him for bad decisions and questionable business practices.
There was a lot of laughter in Howard University Hospital’s Tower Auditorium as Erwin “Magic” Johnson addressed a crowd of hospital staff and community members on National Black AIDS Day. Although, the topic was no laughing matter.
The list of NBA players and legends scheduled to appear at the 2013 NBA All-Star Jam Session, February 14-17th at the George R. Brown Convention Center has been released. More players will be added extending the total to be more than 150 players and legends that will appear at Jam Session.
The Baltimore Ravens and 17-year veteran linebacker Ray Lewis captured their 2nd NFL Title defeating the San Francisco 49ers 34-31 in Super Bowl 47 held at the Mercedes Benz-Superdome in New Orleans, Louisiana.
Two offensive players who came back from serious injuries to lead their teams to the playoffs and two second-year defensive standouts will join coaches who engineered two of the league’s best stories as the 2012 winners of the annual NFL 101 Awards - the nation’s premier football awards event dedicated exclusively to the National Football League.