By Gary Norris Gray, Staff Reporter This weekend, America celebrated the birthday of Black Civil Rights leader, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. America continues to celebrate the struggles of African Americans on January 17, 2022. The NFL might have been left in a time warp with the events on the field and in the front […]Read more "BLACK MONDAY: THE NFL COACHING CAROUSEL"
By Gary Norris Gray, Staff Reporter The world is currently witnessing another great historical sports accomplishment. We have the GOAT (Greatest of All Time) of football, Jim Brown, we have the GOAT of basketball, Bill Russell, the GOAT of soccer, Pele, the GOAT of hockey, Wayne Gretzky, and the GOAT of baseball, Henry Aaron. Now […]Read more "FORMULA ONE: A 2022 RESTART"
By Gary Norris Gray, Staff Reporter I just can’t believe all the things people say (Controversy)Am I black or white, am I straight or gay? (Controversy) Do I believe in God?Do I believe in me?(Controversy) I can’t understand human curiosity (Controversy)Was it good for you, was I what you wanted me to be? (Controversy) OAKLAND […]Read more "CONTROVERSY"
By Gary Norris Gray, Staff Reporter The Sports media asked a simple YES or NO question. Did you get vaccinated? Mr. Rodgers danced around the question and finally answered, “I have been immunized”. He also later stated that he was allergic to some of the ingredients of the Covid-19 vaccine. O.K. Mr. Rodgers, you should […]Read more "IF AARON RODGERS WERE BLACK"
MEDIOCRITY AND HYPOCRISY Gary Norris Gray-BASN Staff Reporter The National Football League turned the corner of game seven of the 2021 season and very little has changed. There has been a slight movement from 9 Black starting quarterbacks to 11. This number will fluctuate from week to week as these young men continue proving that […]Read more "MEDIOCRITY AND HYPOCRISY"
By Gary Norris Gray-Staff Reporter It would be nice if any network football broadcaster would announce that the starting quarterbacks for the New York Football Giants and the Las Vegas Raiders are Michael Louis Ingram, Anthony McClean, or Gary Norris Gray without the reference to the color of their skin. Unfortunately we are not there […]Read more "THE NFL QUARTERBACK QUESTION-AGAIN"
By Gary Norris Gary, Staff Reporter In 2015 the President of Inuit Tapiriit Kanatami, Natan Obed called on the Edmonton Eskimos of the (CFL) Canadian Football League to change their name. Canada’s National Inuit started the ball rolling and this year it has become history. The Washington Football Club of the (NFL) National Football League […]Read more "ANTLERS UP: HERE COME THE EDMONTON ELKS"
By Gary Norris Gray, Staff Reporter The International Olympic committee seems to be having it out for Black women around the world in 2021 and the evidence continues to mount with the passing weeks. One after another are getting disqualified for the 2020 Summer Games. Black Athletes around the world should be uniting together toward […]Read more "CALL IT WHAT IT IS"
The National Basketball Association (NBA) enters this year’s conference finals with three African American head coaches leading their teams to a possible championship. At the same time younger Black assistant coaches are being by passed consistently.Read more "The 2021 NBA Coaching Carousel"
By Gary Norris Gray, Staff Reporter Major League Baseball just can’t get this right from the 1919 Chicago White Sox World Series scandal to New York Yankee pitcher Gerrit Cole putting a foreign substance on the baseball on the mound, cheating has always been a part of this game. To add insult to injury they […]Read more "BASEBALL CHEATING AGAIN"