The NBA’s Failed Legacy

The NBA Failed Legacy By Patrick Freeman Special to BASN       BUFFALO, NY: Immediately following the TMZ release of the LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling’s racially charged remarks many NBA players were debating on how to demonstrate their displeasure. They are unlike Bill Russell, Jim Brown, Kareem Abdul – Jabbar, Muhammad Ali and […]

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Members Only By Anthony McClean, Editor – in – Chief Emeritus BASN       NEW HAVEN, CT (BASN/BASN NEWSROOM): Once again, the sports media world has been thrown into a tizzy since the revelations of the Donald Sterling tapes came out over the past 72 hours or so. The TMZ originated reports have been […]

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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 […]

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Buffalo Stance By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor – in – Chief BASN           To Whom It May Concern:   My name is Michael – Louis Ingram, and I am a native New Yorker.   As someone who has been involved in journalism for almost 30 years (and covered the National […]


96 Fears

96 Fears By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor BASN       PHILADELPHIA (BASN – STR/ITR): This declaration was first brought up after Michael Vick had just come out the joint as The Mouse was riding their propaganda hobby horse: “Name me 32 quarterbacks better than Michael Vick!” I don’t know what reaction I enjoyed […]

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To Define Excellence

To Define Excellence By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor BASN         PHILADELPHIA -(BASN – STR/ITR) – Chuck Ealey, the quarterback of the Toledo University Rockets, leads his team to an undefeated season in 1969: 45 – 18 over Villanova; 38 – 13 over Marshall; 34 – 9 over Ohio University; 27 – […]

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