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Air Jordan, Chris Webber, Converse, Harlem, Kyrie Irving, Lil Rel Howery, Lisa Leslie, Movies, Nate Robinson, Reebok, Reggie Miller, Shaquille O'Neal, Sneaker Stories, Sneakers, Uncle Drew -

HARLEM, NEW YORK — Outside the AMC Magic Johnson Harlem 9, two days ahead of the anticipated release of the summer basketball movie Uncle Drew, one parked vehicle stands out from the others. It’s a vibrant orange, yellow, red and tan 1970s-era van — the exact one driven by the movie’s lead character, a 70-something […]

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Hollywood, Kyrie Irving, Lisa Leslie, Movies, Nate Robinson, NBA, Reggie Miller, Uncle Drew -

Uncle Drew? It features Kyrie Irving’s dream cast. The Boston Celtics All-Star was thrilled to work alongside, and play with and against, some of his hoops heroes. “Reggie Miller, Lisa Leslie, Shaq and C. Webb … those four legends, they embody different historical moments in the league,” Irving told The Undefeated. “They’ve evolved in the […]

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Boston Celtics, Chris Webber, Hollywood, Kyrie Irving, Lisa Leslie, Movies, Nate Robinson, NBA, Reggie Miller, Uncle Drew -

Kyrie Irving is not a one-and-done. Not in Hollywood, anyway. His first take at a starring role in a movie comes soon with Uncle Drew, a full-length feature film based on the insanely viral internet shorts that he’s been doing since 2012 as part of a Pepsi campaign. The Celtics All-Star point guard filmed the […]

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50 Greatest, Alice Coachman, Allen Iverson, Althea Gibson, Barry Bonds, Commentary, Harrison Dillard, Jack Johnson, John Carlos, Kobe Bryant, Lawrence Taylor, Lisa Leslie, O.J. Simpson, Sheryl Swoopes, Tiger Woods, Tommie Smith -

The list is complete. The 50 Greatest Black Athletes have been determined by the public — 10,350 adults whom SurveyMonkey polled to decide who should be considered the best of the best in black athletic supremacy based upon four factors: overall ranking, dominance, inspiration and impact on society. For months, debates have swirled in The […]

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CulturePlay, Lisa Leslie, Los Angeles Sparks -

Hall of Famer Lisa Leslie is proof that life doesn’t end after retirement from professional basketball. The former Los Angeles Sparks center, who put in 12 seasons before hanging up her sneakers in 2009, may be busier now than she was during her time on the court, when she was a member of four gold […]

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basketball hall of fame, candace parker, Her Side, lisa leslie, Maya Moore, Olympics, Sports, USC, WNBA -

Before there was Candace Parker or Maya Moore or before the WNBA became this legitimate […]

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