Racist Chants At Blackhawks Game Are A Clear Reminder The American Has Work To Do

Racist Chants At Blackhawks Game Are A Clear Reminder The American Has Work To Do

CHICAGO, IL – In the third period, as Washington faced off against the Blackhawks, a group of fans began shouting racist taunts at Capitals’ forward Devante Smith-Pelly. They were eventually thrown out of the United Center and NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman released an official statement on the incident: “The National Hockey League condemns this unacceptable […]

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 […]

Bill Russell’s Unique Relationship With Jon Stewart and The Daily Show

Bill Russell’s Unique Relationship With Jon Stewart and The Daily Show

While Bill Russell hasn’t had quite as prolific a media-career as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, but he did his fair share of TV credits. Russell did Carson three times, Letterman once, and even showed up for ‘The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn‘; but none of these moments were quite as significant as the relationship he formed […]

1 2 3 328