NBA Players Realizing Importance of Ownership

Ownership among professional athletes is at an all-time high. The stereotype of the young, rich, Black athlete recklessly spending money and going broke is all but dead. Today’s professional athletes are investing in industries like tech, media, crypto-currency and ride sharing, to name a few. Self-empowerment is the new cool. Kevin Durant, Venture Capitalist When […]

Facebook Bans Louis Farrakhan, Calls Him “Dangerous”

Today Facebook announced that it is designating several high profile people as “dangerous” and will ban them from its platform. Among them is Minister Louis Farrahkan of the Nation of Islam (NOI). Whether you love or hate Farrakhan, NOI and their theology, there is a much larger issue at stake. This announcement underscores the importance […]

He Played Just 3 NBA Games Because of Mental Health, Now He Has Second Chance In Ice Cube’s Big 3

On Wednesday the Big3 held its annual draft in Las Vegas. The overall number one pick was Royce White, a former first round pick in the 2012 NBA Draft. White was very open about his Generalized Anxiety Disorder (GAD) at the time and advocated for a more robust mental health policy in the NBA. Ultimately, […]

Magic Johnson Joining Forces With Ice Cube To Buy Sports Networks From Disney

“Shut up and dribble” just doesn’t work for Magic Johnson, apparently. Johnson is over halfway to billionaire status but apparently, he’s still hungry. Having acquired ESPN and other interests, Disney is in a position where it needs to offload 21 California regional sports networks. Ice Cube had previously declared his intention to bid for the […]