By Gary Norris Gray, Staff Reporter Currently, America is watching March Madness (the NCAA Tournament), but there has been a 40-year problem that will not go away. By the end of the second round, Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) have been on the outside looking in. Some Black schools have to qualify twice, even […]Read more "IT MAY BE TIME"
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 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 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"
Major League Baseball continues to lose another generation of younger fans to soccer, football, basketball, and yes, even hockey. They are losing because the game is too slow and wants to remain that way wedded to the past. This has to change in order to bring professional baseball back and join the rest of the modern sports world.Read more "BASEBALL BEING BASEBALL 2021"
THE CIRCUS RETURNS TO JACKSONVILLE Gary Norris Gray-BASN Staff Reporter Urban Meyer and Tim Tebow will now be forever linked in professional football history and the circus has just begun in Florida. Meyer, new head coach of the Jacksonville Jaguars wants to change the lingering losing culture of the Jaguar locker-room. Meyer wants his former […]Read more "THE CIRCUS RETURNS TO JACKSONVILLE"
This weekend African Americans should be jumping up and down with happiness for a big political victory, we are not, we should be pleased by the results we are not. It is just a feeling of relief.Read more "AMERICAN ACCOUNTABILITY"