Friday, October 22, 2021
www.tulsaworld.com By Barry Lewis     Sixteen will be inducted in Booker T. Washington’s inaugural “Hornets Ring of Honor” ceremony scheduled for Feb. 8 between games of a basketball doubleheader against Union at Nathan E. Harris Field House. “With the great tradition for over...
www.mlive.com By Ryan Zuke | rzuke1@mlive.com ANN ARBOR -- Michigan players and coaches have been asked regularly about freshman safety Daxton Hill in recent weeks, and there’s a reason why. The five-star recruit from Oklahoma continues to carve out a larger role for...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net   James “Quick” Tillis has received so many accolades and awards over the years as a professional boxer. Tillis, the only man ever to go 15 complete rounds with former great heavyweight champion Mike...
www.thegrio.com By Kia Morgan-Smith     Once again, the NFL is pissed with Colin Kaepernick. Many people had concerns about whether or not the NFL’s workout offer was a legit opportunity for the former quarterback to show his best moves in front of the league’s coaches. Even...
www.nytimes.com By Jonathan Martin   “This is the time for us to finally make a difference,” the N.B.A. superstar said of the new group, which will aim to protect African-Americans’ voting rights.   The N.B.A. superstar LeBron James and a group of other prominent black...
www.blackdoctor.org     The effects of consuming marijuana by smoking can yield unwanted effects for some people. The “stoned”, hazy, or cloudy feeling that some get isn’t a must for everybody. The active agent inside of marijuana THC or tetrahydrocannabinol produces this...
www.huffingtonpost.com By Zeba Blay   The U.S. Open tennis champion’s biracial identity is inconvenient in a racist narrative that turns Serena Williams into a stereotype. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qEwcMuXmgcY   They don’t know what to do with Naomi Osaka. In a cartoon he drew for Australia’s Herald Sun on Sept....
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net     This year’s 7th edition of the BTW/McLain Alumni Basketball game has a lot of interesting twist to it. First the series is tied 3-3 so this is one for true bragging rights under...
www.tennisworldusa.org By LORENZO CIOTTI      Rob Lederman, a sports radio host from Buffalo, specifically of Morning Bull on 97 Rock Buffalo, was fired for making a comment about Serena Williams and other black celebrities when he talked about women he found attractive. This...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net     Wichita State came to play on Wednesday night. The Shockers started out fast and never looked back at the TU Golden Hurricane played catch up basketball all night long. Wichita State jumped out to a...