By Richard Kent, Staff Reporter FLUSHING, NY — It was Serena Williams’ night at the Open Monday night, before a record crowd of almost 24,000. It was a first-round match with the feel of an Open final. Williams walked out to thundering applause and it never abated during the match against no. 80 Danka Kovinic […]Read more "The Long Goodbye Begins for Serena"
By BASN Newsroom Wire Services FOOTBALL (PART ONE) FOOTBALL (PART TWO) BASEBALL HOCKEY BASKETBALLRead more "In Memoriam: Notable Sports Deaths in 2021"
By Richard Kent, Staff Reporter Big Ten basketball is dramatically overrated. It has been for years and incredibly has not produced a National Champion since Michigan State in 2000. And before that, one must go back to Michigan in 1989. Think about that. Let it marinate. UConn, now in the Big East again has won three such […]Read more "Enough Is Enough With The Big Ten Love"
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 Anthony McClean, Editor-In-Chief Emeritus In a Sunday that saw offensive fireworks in Arizona, Seattle, and Baltimore, the week was dominated by the injury bug that bit some of the Week One starters. In Miami, Tua Tagovailoa was sidelined early (rib injury) in their AFC East tilt with Buffalo. He would be replaced by Jacoby […]Read more "The NFL’s Field Generals Report: Week #2"
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 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"
AMERICA KEEPS CONDONING Gary Norris Gray-Staff Reporter The United States of America is in deep trouble and it does not or will not recognize its own problem. On January 6th a group of Americans stormed the Capitol Building only 250 were arrested, one shot fired, and five deaths. This is called an insurrection. The Capitol […]Read more "AMERICA KEEPS CONDONING"
By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor – In – Chief BASN NEWSROOM PHILADELPHIA (www.basnnewsroom.com) One thing about White Supremacy: you can have every advantage afforded you, yet still be a royal fuck – up and a loser. “Picked off ‘third base,’” so to speak (our former President is a great example) Are You Lonely For […]Read more "LAST TRAIN TO JACKSONVILLE"
BLACK FIELD GENERALS- Gary Norris Gray-Staff Reporter Even with Black quarterbacks Doug Williams (1988), Russell Wilson (2014), and Patrick Mahomes (2019) already having won three Super Bowls, and others playing in eight, as the National Football League approaches its 100th anniversary with Black quarterbacks still having to prove they belong on the field. From Fritz […]Read more "BLACK FIELD GENERALS"