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PATTY Mills will play in the NBA restart, and the San Antonio guard said on Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time) that the reason why he's decided to participate is so he can give just over $1 million of his salary to ...
4 days ago
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TULSA, Oklahoma - The Oklahoma City Thunder and Creative Arts Agency Sports have formed the Thunder Fellows Program, designed to create opportunities in sports, technology and entertainment for Black students in the Tulsa area.The Thunder announced on Tuesday (Wednesday, Manila time) that ...
5 days ago
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MEMPHIS, Tennessee - Memphis Grizzlies rookie guard Ja Morant posted and deleted an Instagram photo suggesting he'd replace his name with an expletive on his number 12 jersey in a protest against police.Morant apologized on Sunday night (Monday, Manila time), saying ...
Jun 30, 2020
LOS ANGELES - Colin Kaepernick is joining with Emmy-winning filmmaker Ava DuVernay on a Netflix drama series about the teenage roots of the former NFL player's activism."Colin in Black & White" will examine Kaepernick's high school years to ...
Jun 30, 2020
NBA
ASIDE from their shoes, players may be given a new way to express support to the battle for social justice as the NBA is reportedly discussing allowing players to replace their names on their jerseys with statements.Earlier, Black Lives Matter replaced ...
Jun 28, 2020
THE noose found hanging in Bubba Wallace's garage stall at Talladega Superspeedway had been there since at least last October, federal authorities said on Tuesday (Wednesday, Manila time) in announcing there will be no charges filed in an incident that ...
Jun 24, 2020
ENGLISH football club Burnley apologized and vowed to hand out lifetime bans to those responsible for a banner reading "White Lives Matter Burnley" being towed by an aircraft over Etihad Stadium during a Premier League match on Monday.The aircraft circled Manchester ...
Jun 23, 2020
LONDON - Six-time Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton is to set up a commission to increase diversity in motorsport.The Mercedes driver said the aim of the Hamilton Commission would be to make the sport "become as diverse as the complex ...
Jun 22, 2020
TALLADEGA, Alabama - A noose was found in the garage stall of Black driver Bubba Wallace at the Nascar race in Alabama on Sunday (Monday, Manila time), less than two weeks after he successfully pushed the stock car racing series to ban the ...
Jun 22, 2020
NBA
WHILE several NBA personalities have spoken up against the season restart, concerned with the negative effect it could make on the Black Lives Movement apart from virus concerns, some have argued that it will actually help with the ongoing battle for racial ...
Jun 14, 2020
MANCHESTER, England - English Premier League jerseys will feature "Black Lives Matter" instead of player names for the first 12 games after the competition's shutdown ends on Wednesday.The movement's campaign logo will then feature elsewhere on jerseys through ...
Jun 13, 2020
US Soccer's board of directors has voted to repeal a 2017 policy that required national team players to stand during the national anthem, a rule adopted after Megan Rapinoe kneeled in support of Colin Kaepernick.The board made the decision ...
Jun 11, 2020
NASCAR banned the Confederate flag from its races and venues on Wednesday (Thursday, Manila time), formally severing itself from what for many is a symbol of slavery and racism.The move comes amid social unrest around the globe following the death of ...
Jun 11, 2020
SINCE the George Floyd incident that sparked a stronger and more unified Black Lives Matter protest in the United States and the rest of the world, Los Angeles Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma has been one of the most vocal NBA players at ...
Jun 10, 2020
PREVENTED from doing his day job by the coronavirus outbreak, Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton is standing out during the pandemic through his passionate campaigning against racial injustice.The Mercedes driver took to Instagram on Monday in support of demonstrators who toppled ...
Jun 9, 2020
Not all peaceful protests against racial injustice and police brutality in the US have to be tainted by looting and violence.One of those positive "Black Lives Matter" demonstrations was an actual dunk contest that provided entertainment to passionate crowds on streets. ...
Jun 8, 2020
HAMPTON, Georgia - Bubba Wallace donned a black T-shirt with the words "I Can't Breathe" and Nascar paused before Sunday's Cup race at Atlanta Motor Speedway to acknowledge the country's social unrest. The governing body vowed ...
Jun 8, 2020
NBA
RUSSELL Westbrook spoke in front of protesters on Sunday at a Black Lives Matter march in Compton, California (Monday, Manila time) that was also attended by DeMar DeRozan.Raised in Southern California, joined the sports stars who have helped lead calls for ...
Jun 8, 2020
NBA
THE Milwaukee Bucks led thousands of fans on what the team described as a public protest march through downtown Milwaukee in support of social justice.Bucks officials estimated that 7,500 people participated.Before the march, Bucks guard Sterling Brown led the ...
Jun 8, 2020
COLIN Kaepernick was a second-round draft pick in 2011. The next year he led the San Francisco 49ers to the Super Bowl. By 2016, he had begun kneeling on the sideline at games during the national anthem to protest social injustice ...
Jun 7, 2020
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