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by:  John “Hennry” Harris San Francisco 49ers star linebacker and sack master Aldon Smith has been an unstoppable force in the NFL.  In his rookie campaign he registered 14 sacks and an impressive 19.5 sacks last year.  The...

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According to USA Today, three people were stαbbed Sunday morning by patrons at the Ba’runi Hotel & Grille near Pittsburg. Police believe it was an instance of sports talk escalating to violence after two men...

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by Askia Toure SNL is back at it again–this time with “actor” Jay Pharoah’s no-makeup-needed Blackface skit, mocking NFL hall-of-famer Shannon Sharpe. It only took me a few seconds of the film to figure out...

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  BY:  John “Hennry” Harris Racial disparity pervades “every stage of the United criminal justice system, from arrest to trial to sentencing.” The Sentencing Project, a prison reform advocacy group, published a report assessing the...

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NFL player safety has been a hot topic after the September court settlement to former players for hiding the severity and longevity of football head injuries. There have also been an increase in fines for...

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by Askia Toure Former Chicago Bulls superstar and business mogul MJ recently did a promo cut for the popular video game NBA 2K14. According to Bleacher Report, he reflected on the opponents he would have...

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BY:  John “Hennry” Harris Former NBA star Lamar Odom was able to have his arraignment for a driving under the influence charge rescheduled Friday (September 27) for October 10, 2013.  Odom did not appear in court. The...

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As a product of Tulsa Public Schools (“TPS”), I was so proud of how Tulsa Edison competed last night even though they lost to defending large school Oklahoma State Champions Jenks 41-14. Especially since Edison...

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BY: John “Hennry” Harris Ed O’Bannon’s class action lawsuit against the NCAA, Electronic Arts and the Collegiate Licensing Company notched another point in the win column Thursday as O’Bannon has agreed to an undisclosed settlement...

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