Kaepernick Will Receive Muhammad Ali Legacy Award

Kaepernick Will Receive Muhammad Ali Legacy Award

On Thursday, Sports Illustrated announced that Colin Kaepernick will receive the  Muhammad Ali Legacy Award this year. The award is given to individuals “whose career in athletics has directly or indirectly impacted the world” and it will be presented to the former 49ers quarterback at their annual ceremony in New York on Tuesday. In their release, SI explained the […]

Durant says Kaepernick Changed His View Of Being Black In America

Durant says Kaepernick Changed His View Of Being Black In America

On Monday, November 27, the Golden State star sat down for an interview with San Jose’s Mercury News. In the piece, Durant discussed his 10 year history in the NBA and the state of race-relations across the country. Durant told writer Logan Murdock that he’s had an “awakening” since moving to the Bay area: “Just kind of […]

Athletes Are Ready to Stand Up, But The NBA’s Anti-Protest Policy Is Shackling Players

Athletes Are Ready to Stand Up, But The NBA’s Anti-Protest Policy Is Shackling Players

As we’ve mentioned before, the NBA currently has rules against protesting during the national anthem. At the beginning of the season, they sent out a memo reminding the players that they will be heavily penalized if they break those rules. Luckily, that hasn’t stop people from coming up with their own ways to protests. For […]

Goodell To Be Deposed In Kaepernick Lawsuit

Goodell To Be Deposed In Kaepernick Lawsuit

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is set to be deposed as part of the Colin Kaepernick collusion case.  In October, Kaepernick filed a grievance claiming that he “remains unsigned as a result of collusion by owners following his protests during the national anthem”. Now he’s going to trial with attorney Mark Geragos representing him in the case. Regarding Mr […]

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