The Oklahoma Eagle Newswire     Gathering Place welcomes Legends of Pro Basketball to Tulsa Dream Center to share two chalk talk and autograph sessions and a skills development clinic with local children. This is a rare opportunity to learn from remarkable legends...
By Fred L. Jones, Jr. Eagle Staff Writer fjones@theoklahomaeagle.net     The 105th edition of Booker T. Washington Homecoming tradition is about to begin Thursday, October 4th thru October 6th.  Event on Oct. 4th is BTW Welcome Home Mixer for Lenny and Vandy Singleton...
By Eagle Newswire     Oklahoma Ballerz Incorporated is a non-profit 501(c)(3) afterschool enrichment program dedicated to education, mentorship, and positive development of our youth with emphasis on basketball as the catalyst for their development.  Currently focusing on females ages 7 to...
www.thegrio.com By Kia Morgan Smith     Sloane Stephens beat Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in the China Open on Sunday, but not before throwing down the gauntlet and proclaiming that she was under attack. Pavlyuchenkova made an attempt to hit Sloane near the net, but the American player volleyed...
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....
www.blackdoctor.org     1.  Mindset One’s mindset must be centered around a desire for growth and development and elevation in every aspect of your life.  In order to do the things it takes to get the things you want, one must clearly identify...
www.yahoo.com By Chris Cwik     It’s been an active couple of days for former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. A week after becoming the face of Nike’s latest ad campaign, the 30-year-old decided to sell some jerseys for a good cause. Kaepernick announced Monday that he’s...
www.nola.com By Hanna Krueger hkrueger@nola.com Zahn banned doing business with Nike, which recently unveiled a "Dream Crazy" advertising campaign featuring former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick, who last year ignited protests against racial inequality by kneeling during the National Anthem prior to games. The Nike ads...
www.yahoo.com By Charles Robinson Last spring, when NFL team owners were privately battling the collusion case brought against the league by former quarterback Colin Kaepernick, a curious debate began in some corners of the multibillion-dollar sports apparel industry. It orbited around two questions: Was...
www.dreamsnseams.com Brady Woods has become fully acclimated to Tulsa, Oklahoma, he has a jones in his bones for Wanda Js on Greenwood. Woods is the Tulsa Drillers Baseball team Clubbie. Having overcome the adversity of his brother, his brothers' wife, and...