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Adrian Peterson, Brian Bowen, Ezekiel Elliott, John Wall, JR Smith, Kevin Durant, Kyrie Irving, LeBron James, Manny Machado, Markelle Fultz, Patrice Evra, Thanksgiving, The Week That Was -

Monday 11.19.18 Former Louisville basketball prospect Brian Bowen II, snitching like an aggrieved 6ix9ine associate, filed a federal racketeering lawsuit against Adidas, accusing the shoe apparel company of engaging in fraud, bribery and money laundering. The Kansas football program, which apparently hates live animals as much as it hates winning seasons in the past decade, […]

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While in town for The Root 100 several days ago, Panama and I were compelled to shoot a video articulating the many things we have to be thankful for. That it also happens to be Thanksgiving soon has absolutely no relevance whatsoever. We’re just two naturally thankful ass niggas.

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LeBron James, Los Angeles Lakers, Maverick Carter, NBA, Randy Mims, Rich Paul, SpringHill Entertainment, Uninterrupted -

LeBron James shook up the NBA world in 2010 when he announced during a TV special that he was leaving the Cleveland Cavaliers for the Miami Heat. But James and longtime friends Maverick Carter, Randy Mims and Rich Paul were criticized and ridiculed for “The Decision,” which aired on ESPN. In the aftermath, the NBA […]

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Aaron Donald, Alvin Kamara, Cam Newton, Ciara, DeMar DeRozan, Draymond Green, Golden State Warriors, Jimmy Butler, Kevin Durant, Klay Thompson, Le'Veon Bell, LeBron James, Patrick Ewing, Patrick Mahomes, Russell Wilson, The Week That Was -

Monday 11.12.18 San Antonio Spurs guard DeMar DeRozan, proving that nothing goes right when thou forsakes Shake Shack, learned he was traded from the Toronto Raptors in July while sitting in the parking lot of a Jack in the Box restaurant. Like finally finding out how Jack Pearson died after all the teasing, the Buffalo […]

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Sunday night in South Beach will likely be an emotional one. Not only because, with stops in Miami and Cleveland, it’s the beginning of a flashback tour for LeBron James. But because it marks the first of the final two occasions he and Dwyane Wade will share the court — pending a Lifetime Achievement Award […]

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Monday 11.05.18 Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones, in no way creating a coaching controversy by being the only owner in the league to take questions after a game, responded, “No” when asked if the team would make an in-season coaching change following a 3-5 start to the season. The U.S. Olympic Committee, […]

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LeBron James and Maverick Carter’s digital media company, Uninterrupted, partnered with HBO over the summer to bring us The Shop – an unscripted, culture-pushing show that brings those conversations and heated debates amongst men from all different walks of life to television. The barbershop is a staple in a man’s life from a young age, […]

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Barber shops, ComplexCon, Culture, Grant Hill, HBO, LeBron James, The Shop -

LONG BEACH, Calif. — On the corner of “HBO” and “The Shop,” a fictional set of cross streets inside the Long Beach Convention & Entertainment Center, stands a haven of camaraderie, conversation and, of course, cuts. Yes, at the third annual ComplexCon, there was an actual barbershop celebrating HBO’s new The Shop, which debuted in […]

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Jemele Hill knows about the intersection of politics and sports up close. As one of the faces of SC6, last year’s revamp of ESPN flagship SportsCenter with friend and colleague Michael A. Smith, Hill came under fire last September when she replied to a tweet from trolls that “Donald Trump is a white supremacist who…

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Damian Lillard, Drake, Kobe Bryant, LeBron James, Michael Jordan, NBA, Portland Trail Blazers, Reggie Miller, Scottie Pippen, Spike Lee -

There’s a Jay-Z lyric for any situation in life. Just ask Damian Lillard, the Bay Area MC who moonlights as the Portland Trail Blazers superstar point guard. Do not bark up that tree, Jay-Z once warned his foes on the classic 2001 diss track “Takeover.” That tree will fall on you/ I don’t know why […]

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Commentary, Kevin Durant, LeBron James, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, New York Knicks -

Will the early struggles of LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers, now 2-3, influence the offseason’s biggest decision? The NBA season just started, yet much of the league has kept one eye focused on next summer’s biggest free-agent mystery: Will Kevin Durant stay with the Warriors or bolt to the New York Knicks? Much […]

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black celebrities, black influencers, colin kaepernick nike, hottest brands, hottest products, lebron james, lyst index, nike backlash over kaepernick ad, virgil abloh, yeezy -

Virgil Abloh’s seemingly unstoppable reign in fashion continues. The Lyst Index, a quarterly ranking of fashion’s hottest brands and products, place his Off-White label firmly atop the list in its third-quarter findings. This is a jump from Quarter 2, which placed the brand in the second spot, and leapfrogs the brand…

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Chris Paul, Houston Rockets, LeBron James, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, Rajon Rondo, Showtime Lakers, Staples Center -

LOS ANGELES — After days of buildup for the Los Angeles Lakers’ home opener, there’s a groundswell of energy in the stands of Staples Center. And then comes the fourth quarter. Reigning MVP James Harden digs his shoulder into Brandon Ingram’s chest. Foul. Before the crowd can even properly boo, Ingram shoves Harden. Ingram wants […]

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After watching the fourth quarter of last night’s explosive Los Angeles Lakers and Houston Rockets game live, and after watching the ensuing fight(s) from approximately 17,000 different angles, the single most entertaining thing is how Chris Paul turns into an impression of Kevin Hart doing an impression of someone…

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Basketball, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, LeBron James, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, Sports Memorabilia, UCLA Bruins -

LOS ANGELES — A DJ, strategically placed on a UCLA patio, provides a soundtrack for a perfect Southern California afternoon. And tucked within the J.D. Morgan Center Hall of Fame’s press room is Westwood’s most famous alum. A man who can make a serious claim to being the greatest high school, college and professional basketball […]

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LeBron James, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, Rajon Rondo -

PORTLAND, Oregon — The Los Angeles Lakers’ locker room was quiet after a tough 128-119 season-opening loss to the Portland Trail Blazers. Veteran point guard Rajon Rondo said he offered words of wisdom to his teammates afterward and believes he and LeBron James will just need to spend more time as teachers this season. “We […]

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Chris Webber, Cleveland Cavaliers, David Stern, DeSagana Diop, Doug Christie, Dusty Baker, Ira Newble, J.R. Bremer, LeBron James, Los Angeles Lakers, Mary Schmitt Boyer, Mike Bibby, NBA, Paul Silas, Peja Stojakovic, Ricky Davis, Rocky Widner, Romeo Travis, Terrell Owens, Tony Massenburg, Willie McGee -

If anyone could understand the task before LeBron James, it was 6-foot-10 Hall of Fame center Moses Malone. Malone, who died in 2015 from cardiovascular disease, was one of basketball’s most celebrated giants: a three-time NBA MVP, 13-time All-Star and a Finals MVP. Despite intense recruiting from the University of Maryland, Malone went directly to […]

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LeBron James, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, The Shop -

During the premiere episode of LeBron James’ new HBO show, The Shop, James, flanked by Snoop Dogg, Jon Stewart, business partner Maverick Carter and professional athletes Candace Parker, Odell Beckham Jr. and Draymond Green, explains to Stewart the structure of the black barbershop. Seated in the center chair, James runs down the core components of […]

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King (Lebron) James apparently lives up to the name by doing things the Biblical way, including having his youngins imbibe on that Jesus Juice.

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Colin Kaepernick, Hip-Hop, LeBron James, Music, NFL, Nike, Social Activism, Social Justice, T.I. -

A decade and a half ago, a skinny young guy with a propensity for cocking his knit hat to the side helped popularize a subgenre of hip-hop we didn’t know we needed. His name was T.I., a shortened version of his childhood nickname, Tip — because Clifford Harris Jr. was a tip off the old […]

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LeBron James increased security at his L.A. home hiring a team of armed guards to patrol his house after learning he was targeted by a team of burglars.

The post LeBron hires extra security to safeguard his home and family amongst Hollywood burglaries appeared first on theGrio.

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At this point, LeBron James is an institution. He’s now become a historical reference for how to use sports as a platform to push social justice and how to make sure your friends prosper from your success. He’s reached Miles Davis levels of “fuck y’all,” which means you can literally turn your back on the audience…

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LeBron James, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA, San Diego -

SAN DIEGO — LeBron James doesn’t play games. LeBron James orchestrates cultural events. And Sunday night’s game was the beginning of a societal whirlwind that will define this Los Angeles Lakers season. As we arrived in the city Saturday afternoon, the energy was unavoidable. LeBron James is all people were talking about in sunny San […]

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Lance Stephenson, LeBron James, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA -

“It was definitely surprising [that LeBron James] wanted me to play with him,” Lance Stephenson said during the new Los Angeles Lakers’ first week together. “We ain’t talk about [the ear incident] though. I’m waiting for him to say something about it.” OK. Wow. No ear incident conversation? At all? James has danced with several […]

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Carmelo Anthony, Colin Kaepernick, Enes Kanter, Isaiah Thomas, Jameis Winston, James Harrison, Jimmy Butler, Kawhi Leonard, Le'Veon Bell, LeBron James, Patrick Mahomes, The Week That Was, Tyronn Lue -

Monday 09.24.18 Los Angeles Lakers forward LeBron James, foreshadowing what he plans to run their collective names through by December, nicknamed new teammates Lance Stephenson, JaVale McGee, Michael Beasley and Rajon Rondo “MUD” (misunderstood, underappreciated, determined). Former Cleveland Cavaliers guard Isaiah Thomas, more subtle than Stan Kroenke buying a plot of land in Los Angeles, […]

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LOS ANGELES — Off to the right, Lonzo Ball, still recovering from left knee surgery, shoots free throws. Josh Hart is getting shots up on a court close to a busy doorway. It’s the far left court that’s popping, though — thanks to an impromptu shooting contest between teams headlined by Rajon Rondo and LeBron […]

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LeBron James, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Lakers, NBA -

Welcome to Hollywood, don’t let this town ruin you … — Drake, “Light Up” (2010) LOS ANGELES — One-thousand, nine hundred and ninety-two days. That’s how long it’s been since Kobe Bryant tore his Achilles in April 2013. The catastrophic injury left the Los Angeles Lakers icon teary-eyed in the Staples Center locker room, ended […]

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Comedy Show, Dave Chappelle, Entertainment, Jon Stewart, LeBron James, News, Video, Will Smith -

  Will Smith, basketball star LeBron James, Saturday Night Live’s Michael Che and Jon Stewart were among the stars who joined Dave Chappelle at a surprise comedy show in Los Angeles. Guests at The Peppermint Club were directed to put away their cell phones on Wednesday and then treated to the parade of comedians and activists, that also included Katt Williams, Smith’s wife, Jada Pinkett […]

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Antonio Brown, Colin Kaepernick, Jimmy Butler, Josh Gordon, JuJu Smith-Schuster, LeBron James, Maroon 5, Michael Jordan, Nate Boyer, Ryan Fitzpatrick, The Week That Was, Tom Brady, Urban Meyer -

Monday 09.17.18 The San Antonio Spurs, waiting until Tony Parker vacated the premises, hired former NBA forward Brent Barry as vice president of basketball operations. Ohio State football coach Urban Meyer, who knew his former assistant coach Zach Smith had committed an act of domestic violence in 2009 and 2015 and patronized a strip club […]

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Entertainment, lebron james, News, Ryan Coogler, Space Jam 2, Sports, SpringHill Entertainment -

LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Black Panther” director Ryan Coogler is joining LeBron James and the […]

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If you’re of a certain age, Space Jam was an integral part of your childhood. You watched it in the theater. You watched it at sleepovers or when you were putting off homework after school. You listened to the soundtrack—a lot. Which is why it’s hard to fathom one-upping the iconic film, in which Michael Jordan helps…

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Boogie Cousins, DeMarcus Cousins, Drake, fashion, Hip-Hop, Jerseys, John Wall, LeBron James, Music, Skylar Diggins, Style, Washington Wizards -

I swear sports and music are so synonymous / ‘Cause we want to be them, and they want to be us – Drake, 2010’s “Thank Me Now” In a November 2017 interview, Drake revealed that he’s been collecting Hermès Birkin handbags. The highly coveted totes, which are worth anywhere from $12,000 to $379,261, are easily […]

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