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Commentary, Culture, Dreadlocks, Jeremy Lin, Kenyon Martin, NBA -

Jeremy Lin’s velvet-gloved clapback at Kenyon Martin for his Instagram rant calling Lin out for his new dreadlocks brings to light an interesting paradox for black culture in America. Is black culture separate and distinct from American culture? Or is it an integral part of the patchwork quilt that makes up the country’s culture, and […]

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All Day, Daily Dose, Fearless Girl, Jeremy Lin, Kenyon Martin, Stephen Curry -

It’s been a long television week, kiddos. I didn’t win Around The Horn Thursday, but Friday, I’ll be on Outside The Lines at 1 p.m. EST on ESPN. a message on self love. — Farren Jean Andréa (@FUCCl) October 4, 2017 People keep coming for DeRay McKesson and they keep embarrassing themselves. You might […]

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Carmelo Anthony, Chauncey Billups, Commentary, Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Katrina, Kenny Smith, Kenyon Martin, LeBron James, NBA -

Then-Detroit Pistons star Chauncey Billups and I were nearly in tears from what we saw in a mammoth space inside the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston in September 2005. There were hundreds of cots occupied primarily by mothers resting with young children and the elderly. They were displaced victims of Hurricane Katrina in […]

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Basketball, BIG3, Ice Cube, Kenyon Martin, New Jersey Nets, Retirement, The Next Chapter -

On a sunny, 83-degree day in Camden, New Jersey, more than 300 kids were gathered at the North Camden Community Center for a free basketball clinic sponsored in part by the BIG3 basketball league. Cheerleaders from the South Jersey Fire cheer squad pumped up the crowd before groups of children from first to eighth grades […]

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Carmelo Anthony, Denver Nuggets, George Karl, Kenyon Martin, NBA -

The quote from the book is self-reflective, yet inherently egotistical at its core. “I learned a lot from that experience,” the passage reads. “Good publicity is preferable to bad, but from a bottom-line perspective, bad publicity is sometimes better than no publicity at all. Controversy, in short, sells.” That’s Donald Trump in his 1987 best-seller, […]

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Get Lifted, Kenyon Martin, NBA, The Next Chapter -

Former NBA No. 1 draft pick Kenyon Martin was sitting courtside watching a basketball game when he yelled, “Hey!” just as a young kid went up for a dunk. Kenyon Martin Jr. flew high into the air and dunked hard on some poor kid just like his daddy used to. The proud papa jumped to […]

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