Thursday, September 19, 2019

Tag: Magic Johnson

Magic Johnson Fires Back at Donald Sterling,...

Magic Johnson fired back at embattled Donald Sterling, saying the ousted Los Angeles Clippers owner "needs help" and that his interview on CNN Monday...

Donald Sterling Blasts Magic Johnson, Says He...

Donald Sterling's attempt to rehabilitate his image during an exclusive CNN interview on Monday took a venomous turn when the disgraced Los Angeles Clippers owner...

Attempting to Apologize, Donald Sterling Continues to...

When Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling got a chance to apologize for his racist remarks that set off a national explosion and caused...

NBA Puts Black Man, Richard Parsons, in...

In perhaps the most stinging rebuke yet to Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling, the NBA yesterday installed a Black man — former Time...

When The Time Comes, Celebrities Likely to...

The Los Angeles Clippers, bound to be for sale on the open market once the NBA owners officially vote out disgraced team owner Donald Sterling, have...

NBA Does What NAACP Does Not: Bans...

Three months into his new position as NBA commissioner, Adam Silver forged from former commissioner David Stern’s considerable legacy Tuesday, leveling a landmark decision...

Maybe Donald Sterling Can Lead Players to...

I once had the displeasure of meeting Donald Sterling, disgraced owner of the Los Angeles Clippers. I walked away feeling that he was a...

Obama Calls Out Sterling for ‘Incredibly Offensive...

Amid the cacophony of condemnation raining down on Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling for the racist remarks attributed to him that were taped...

No Room for Racism in the NBA!...

After what could only be described as “repugnant,” “shameful” and a “black eye for the NBA,” a wave of public figures are responding to...

Magic Johnson is at it Again: Set...

Magic Johnson, the former NBA superstar who has become a business magnet, will team with Los Angeles Dodgers chairman Mark Walter to add to...

9 Hugely Successful Black People Who Dropped...

Jay Z and Beyonce Knowles-Carter Jay Z and his wife Beyonce topped the Forbes list of highest earning couples last year. The Knowles-Carter family has...

Magic Johnson Reflects On HIV Diagnosis with...

As World AIDS Day was celebrated around the globe yesterday on Sunday, December 1, it was only fitting that NBA legend Earvin “Magic” Johnson...

Magic Johnson Exits ‘NBA Countdown’

NBA Hall of Famer Earvin "Magic" Johnson announced on Thursday that he’s leaving ESPN/ABC and “NBA Countdown” studio program. “I love ESPN,’’ he said. “Unfortunately,...

16 Black Celebrities With a Collective Net...

Black celebrities, like black people in general, still have a long way to go to achieve economic parity with their white counter parts. However,...

Spurs Sweep Injury-Riddled Lakers with Kobe Bryant...

The San Antonio Spurs dismantled the injury-riddled Los Angeles Lakers Sunday night with a 103-82 victory in Game 4,  while Kobe Bryant was courtside...

Magic Johnson’s Son on Being Gay: ‘I...

Magic Johnson's 20-year-old son is surprised by the public interest in his being gay, something that he revealed to his supportive family several years...

Magic Johnson Expresses Love, Support for Gay...

The Internet is abuzz about the exceedingly warm and supportive statements basketball legend Magic Johnson made to TMZ about his son Earvin "E.J." Johnson...

LeBron James Mulling Magic Johnson’s $1M Slam...

Miami Heat small forward LeBron James is considering former Los Angeles Lakers point guard Magic Johnson’s $1 million offer to finally give the fans...

Jerry Buss, Lakers Owner and Visionary, Dies...

Jerry Buss, the flamboyant owner of the Los Angeles Lakers who personified the team's "showtime" legacy of the 1980s, died Monday. He was 80. Buss...

ESPN Survey: Magic Johnson, Retired Athlete Most...

ESPN The Magazine surveyed 82 anonymous pro athletes about race issues in sports. Here are some of the questions, comments and  surprising results. If you...

Isiah Thomas To Join NBA TV As...

Isiah Thomas' efforts as an NBA head coach and general manager were nowhere near as outstanding as his Hall of Fame career as a...