Blake Griffin Uncut: What It Was Like Playing For a Rich Racist Owner

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NBA superstar Blake Griffin is now writing for The Players Tribune. His topic of choice: Donald Sterling. His view: ‘Some people are so poor all they have is their money.’

What’s In a Role Model?

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Sami Jankins suggests it’s time we start reexamining the qualities that make up who we want as today’s role models

The 1 Thing Every Man Wants in a Relationship—but Doesn’t Realize

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Tor Constantino shares the rarely spoken need in every man’s heart.

5 Things Your Kid Must Do When Joining a New Team

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Jackie Bledsoe Jr.’s top five “must-do’s” for your child who’s joining a team sport.

An Inside Look at the NCAA: Student Athletes or Student Employees?

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Zachary Nickels explores the story of Northwestern Football’s vote to unionize, the vote that no one is taking about despite its potential to destroy the NCAA as we know it.

Video Fun: Our Top Twelve Funniest Sports Commercials EVER

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Michael Kasdan brings you the funniest sports-themed commercials of all time! From Peyton Manning’s “Cut that meat!” to Glavine and Maddux’s “Chicks dig the long ball.”

Under The Tough Exterior of Tough Juice: The Evolution of the NBA’s Caron Butler

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Mike Kasdan speaks with the NBA’s Caron Butler and learns that athletes can rise above and be role models.

We’re Looking for People to Join Our Sports Writing Team

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Do you love sports? Would your dream be to write about sports and get your stories in front of millions of people a month? Read on.

Don’t Have the Nerve to be Openly Racist? Don’t say Racist Things.

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If you can’t spout off on the deficiencies of others in a way that forces you to defend your beliefs to their face, you’ve got no excuse for pointing, laughing, and assuming you’re Divinely appointed as their superior.

‘Waiter, There are Boobs in My Basketball’

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Do men really need female eye candy in sports? Matt Story wants to know.

Donald Sterling and the Foundations of the Modern Basketball State

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Earlier this week Lenny DeFranco dared to imagine a new form of professional sports franchise ownership. Here Yago Colas offers an historical glimpse at a time when just such a form of ownership might still have been possible.

Why Lynching Still Resonates When Black Men Keep Certain Company

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Nicole Franklin continues her the conversation on race and forgiveness and looks at our nation’s history of lynching.

A Sterling Proposal: Let’s Abolish The Sports Team Owner

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Lenny DeFranco questions the function behind a sports team owners and what their status in society represents.

What Can Be Learned from Donald Sterling and Mark Cuban?

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Edmund Adjapong shares how although many Americans choose to believe that we are currently a part of a post-racial society, the comments made by Donald Sterling is a reminder that little has changed.

Is There Really a Difference Between Donald Sterling and the Redskins?

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Joanna Schroeder looks at the legacy NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell could leave if he chose to lead against racism the way the NBA has.

Donald Sterling, Mark Cuban and the Bigger Picture We’re Not Seeing

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B.O.L.D member Joshua Rivers has a change of heart on the Donald Sterling fiasco, calls for extermination!