Johnny B. GREAT By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor – in – Chief basnnewsroom.com (Editor’s Note: in our ongoing NFL boycott’s seasonal effort, we at BASN Newsroom will make the argument for players worthy of gaining entrance into Canton, Ohio and The Pro Football Hall of Fame… The parameters are about presenting those ‘lost […]Read more "Johnny B. GREAT"
Lookie, Lookie…WHERE is Cookie? By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor -in-Chief BASN Newsroom (Editor’s Note: As part of our BASN Newsroom NFL Boycott Survival Kit, myself and Editor-in-Chief Emeritus Anthony McClean will provide smoke-filled room analysis for players we feel should be in the Pro Football Hall Of Fame. Because the book “FOUR QUARTERS […]Read more "Lookie, Lookie…WHERE is Cookie?"
EMBRACED…By The Dark Side! By Michael – Louis Ingram , Editor – in – Chief BASN Newsroom (www.basnnewsroom.com) THE BRONX, NY (www.basnnewsroom.com) Do you remember the exact moment – when you became a fan? Many can recall being at a sporting event young and wide-eyed to the spectacle of cheers and jeers-all while indulging […]Read more "EMBRACED…by the Dark Side!!!"
Union Dues By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor -in-Chief basnnewsroom.com PHILADELPHIA (www.basnnewsroom.com) With less than three weeks before the National Football League’s exhibition season, the issue that will not go away continues to fester. Knowing there are not (in my humble opinion) 32 quarterbacks better than Colin Kaepernick playing in the NFL right […]Read more "UNION DUES"
BASN WORLD CUP REDUX By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor – in – Chief BASN PHILADELPHIA (BASN/BASN NEWSROOM): I don’t know if the tears have stopped flowing in Sao Paulo, Bahia or Rio – but the clock now ticks to 2018 and another worldwide shutdown; with the Gods of Futbol […]Read more "BASN’S FINAL WHISTLE – APITO FINAL"
Food or Futbol? World Cup 2014 By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor BASN PHILADELPHIA (BASN/BASN NEWSROOM) In spite of what many in America may believe, there is only one Super event. Every four years the world comes to play – and settle scores on a patch of grass. Unlike the Super Bowl, […]Read more "O Mundo Chega ao Brasil (The World Comes to Brazil)"
‘Boards and Bootstraps By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor BASN SAN JOSE, CA (BASN/BASN NEWSROOM): “Pull yourself up by your bootstraps.” It is a phrase I have heard often in my lifetime; usually out of the mouths of annoyed white people – or condescending non – white ones. […]Read more "‘Boards and Bootstraps"
Allen’s Eleven By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor BASN PHILADELPHIA (BASN?BASN NEWSROOM) Still not having recovered from the bullshit that was the NFL Draft, we at BASN are annoyed that the “analysis” after the fact is even more anal than prior to – which translates to this event being a very […]Read more "Allen’s Eleven"
Drama…Guaranteed! By Gary Norris Gray and Michael – Louis Ingram BASN PHILADELPHIA (BASN – Soul Tree Radio/ITR): The Philadelphia Eagles released wideout DeSean Jackson. That was not the problem; it was what the Eagles organization, ESPN, and 94.1FM WIP-radio, the Philadelphia sports station stated. That number 10 DeSean Jackson had gang ties […]Read more "DRAMA…Guaranteed!"
“To the Departed, We Speak of With Love” By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor BASN THERE WILL NO SOUL TREE RADIO NEXT WEEK OUT OF RESPECT FOR THE MARTIN FAMILY AND THEIR LOSS. THERE WILL BE MORE TRAYVONS BECAUSE THERE WERE MANY TRAYVONS BEFORE THIS ONE… I SPEAK FOR THE STAFF OF […]Read more "To The Departed, We Speak Of With Love"