Shaquille O’Neal is always here for a joke, even to the detriment of his health. The NBA Hall of Famer sparked concern on social media Sunday when he posted a picture of himself in a hospital bed. He didn’t give much other information about his visit, aside from saying that he was watching his colleagues […]

Irvin explained how dangerous it can be when Black people are falsely blamed for crimes.

When it comes to the original GOAT, new documentaries are always welcome. Muhammad Ali has long been the subject of stories about his life, but new work is in development to intricately break down his most legendary fights. Dubbed  “Excellence: 8 Fights” the scripted series will focus on eight critical times in Ali’s life and […]

The issues surrounding Memphis Grizzlies Ja Morant continue. The young and talented star finds himself producing on the court but continuously engages in questionable behavior while off it. His most recent decision started innocently enough as he hopped on Instagram Live and rapped along to music until he flashed what appeared to be a gun […]

Draymond Green‘s comments have him fighting controversy once again. Green was recently speaking to the press after a game against the Portland Trailblazers while rocking a Black History Month shirt, at the end of the celebratory month. However, Green doesn’t feel as proud about BHM, and in fact, discusses getting rid of it altogether. “Black […]

Welcome back to SZN Opener, CASSIUS’ sports podcast that focuses on the unique journeys of Black athletes in college. In episode three, host Lamar Hurd goes in-depth with Duke University defensive back Nate Vail about life as a student-athlete. Born and raised in Georgia, Vail came out of Harrison High School as one of the […]

According to the latest from Carol Robinson of, Alabama law enforcement officially testified that Crimson Tide basketball player Brandon Miller was the person who brought the gun used in last month’s death of 23-year-old Jamea Jonae Harris. The firearm belonged to former Univiversity of Alabama player Darius Miles, but Miles told Alabama police he […]

Kyrie Irving is about practicing sustainability. So instead of throwing away his signature Nike kicks, he’s found some creative customizations to cover them up during games. Irving, the newest Dallas Maverick, used a particularly meaningful embellishment at Sunday’s NBA All-Star Game. According to SneakerNews, Irving’s sneakers were designed by former Nike footwear designer Ben Kirschner […]