NBA Shows Support for Women’s March

NBA Shows Support for Women’s March

While coach Gregg Popovich wowed progressives with his outspoken support for the Women’s Marches around the globe, other members of NBA family got involved too! Stan Van Gundy, head coach and president of basketball operations for the Detroit Pistons, told the media that he was incredibly proud of his wife and daughters for marching in Washington. […]

Popovich Goes On Another HUGE Anti-Trump Rant

Popovich Goes On Another HUGE Anti-Trump Rant

San Antonio Spurs coach Gregg Popovich had even more bad things to say about President Donald Trump tonight! Following the election, Popovich told reporters that he was “sick to [his] stomach” that the country could ignore “all of those values that we would hold our kids accountable for” and elect someone who made “xenophobic, homophobic, racist, misogynistic” […]

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Asks Black Celebrities To Be ‘Fearless’ In Fight Against Trump

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Asks Black Celebrities To Be ‘Fearless’ In Fight Against Trump

In a recent piece for The Hollywood Reporter, basketball Hall-of-Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar called on black celebrities to “be fearless and relentless in speaking up” against the incoming administration. “Trump’s selection of Jeff Sessions for U.S. Attorney General sends a clear message of where we stand. The guardian of equal justice will be a man who is accused of […]

NADO Groups Renew Calls For Russia To Be Banned From International Competition

NADO Groups Renew Calls For Russia To Be Banned From International Competition

During a special summit on January 10, the heads of 19 National Anti-Doping Organizations (NADO) came together in calling for Russia to be banned from international competition until a new anti-doping system can be put in place. The NADO groups laid out their position in a joint statement: “it is imperative that those responsible for Russia’s […]