Friday, October 22, 2021
www.blavity.com By Amaya Woodley   Bubba Wallace has become the first Black driver to win the NASCAR Cup Series in over 50 years after his victory at the Talladega Superspeedway. Wallace found himself celebrating the victory after crews attempted to dry the track...
www.vibe.com By Christine Imarenezor   Rapper, producer and businessman Dr. Dre will be making music history—alongside Snoop Dogg, Mary J. Blige, Eminem, and Kendrick Lamar—for the Pepsi Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show. The artists will be hitting the global stage at SoFi...
www.huffingtonpost.com By Curtis M. Wong   “Colin in Black & White,” which Kaepernick created with Ava DuVernay, tells the story of the NFL star’s early life.   Colin Kaepernick is turning back the clock as he takes viewers behind the scenes of his own...
www.yahoo.com By Jack Baer   A former NBA All-Star is fighting for his life against COVID-19. Cedric Ceballos, who played 11 seasons in the NBA, posted a photo on Tuesday showing his condition after 10 days in an ICU. He requested prayers and...
The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire   Mr. Orlando Hazley, Jr. will be one of ten inductees to the Oklahoma African American Educators Hall of Fame, Inc. on Friday, September 24, 2021. He is a retired career educator who taught in Tulsa Public...
www.ktul.com   Many kids attending after-school programs at the Reed Community Foundation have dreams of being a professional athlete. Ten-year-old John D. Morrison IV wants to be a professional boxer. He’s been training at the community center to be the next Muhammad...
www.tulsahurricane.com   Dallas Cowboy legend and University of Tulsa star receiver Drew Pearson was inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame as part of the Class of 2021 Sunday night. Pearson became the fourth former Tulsa student-athlete to receive induction...
www.washingtonpost.com Opinion by Dominique Dawes   Dominique Dawes competed with the U.S. Olympic gymnastics team in 1992, 1996 and 2000, and is the founder of the Dominique Dawes Gymnastics & Ninja Academy in Clarksburg, Md. When Simone Biles decided last week to withdraw...
www.ktul.com By James King       Lacy Park is in the process of getting a much-needed facelift thanks to a Sunday sandlot league, and it’s more than just your average neighborhood ballpark. In the ’50s, the T-Town Clowns, a semi-professional Negro League team, were...
www.eugene.diamondleague.com   Sha’Carri Richardson leads off the stars lining up for the Prefontaine Classic, and in a rare treat fans can enjoy her electrifying flair twice. Her competitors will be the fastest available, as meet organizers aim to load fields with Tokyo...