If you stayed up late last night to watch the press conference for Game 1 of the NBA Western Conference Finals, you got to see Steph Curry‘s 2-year-old daughter Riley steal the show. After dropping 34 points in a win over the Houston Rockets, the NBA MVP held his daughter on his lap as he […]


Phoenix Mercury WNBA star Brittney Griner and her fiancée were arrested Wednesday afternoon for assault and disorderly conduct, USA Today reports. A verbal argument between the two turned physical, the site writes, resulting in their arrests. According to USA Today: Griner, 24, and WNBA player Glory Johnson were in an argument in the Goodyear home they recently purchased. […]


Never put all your eggs in one basket. Never count your chickens before they hatch. And never celebrate too early. You may regret it. And that’s exactly what happened to Oregon runner Tanguy Pepiot when he thought he won the 3,000 meter steeplechase over the weekend. Sure, he was ahead. Sure, you could see the […]

Lauren Hill, the terminally ill college student who touched our hearts when she scored the first basket of the NCAA season last year, died Friday. She was 19 years old. Hill, who played with the Mount St. Joseph’s women’s basketball team in Cincinnati, was diagnosed with Diffuse Intrinsic Pontine Glioma shortly after she turned 18. And despite […]

One NBA player was stabbed and two more were arrested after a bloody brawl outside of 1 OAK nightclub in New York City. Indiana Pacers guard and former Knicks player Chris Copeland was rushed to the hospital around 4 a.m. after being stabbed in the abdomen. His wife, Katrine Saltara, and a 53-year old woman were […]


Russell Westbrook proved to be the 2015 All-Star Game MVP on the court, but turns out the Oklahoma City Thunder star is a savior outside…


A Black University of Kentucky basketball player found himself apologizing after a hot mic picked up his “poor choice of words” towards his White opponent during a post-NCAA Final Four game press conference Saturday. Kentucky guard Andrew Harrison was caught calling his opponent, Wisconsin’s Frank Kaminsky, the N-word after a reporter questioned the panel of Wildcats about the […]


Following the deaths of Black men, women, and children at the hands of police this past year, many athletes and celebrities used their platforms to…

Fashion may be fun, but it can also change people’s lives. Mo’ne Davis, the famous 13-year-old little league pitcher that covered Sports Illustrated, is teaming up with shoe brand M4D3 to design a line of sneakers, which will give 15 percent of its proceeds to benefit impoverished girls around the globe. The sneaker company is collaborating with the Because I’m A Girl […]

  You can mess with Nick Young all you want, if you dare, but you better not mess with his girl. The NBA superstar recently faced criticism from an ESPN anchor on Sports Center, who took a shot at Nick, as well as his girlfriend Iggy Azalea, claiming that she “killed hip-hop.” This definitely didn’t leave Swaggy […]

An Australian skydiving instructor is being hailed a hero after saving one of his students who had a seizure while free-falling. According to BuzzFeed, 22-year-old Christopher Jones was taking part in a skydiving class when the scary incident occurred. In the video above, Jones is fully awake after jumping out of the plane at 12,000 feet. […]

LeBron James took a selfie last night, and Black Twitter had a field day. The NBA All Star’s Cleveland Cavaliers suffered a tough loss against the Houston Rockets, in which LeBron missed two game winning free throws. After it was over, the family man took a long look in the mirror and shared his thoughts with fans. He […]