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    Sneakerscustom.com generates a buzz worldwide

    By BASN Wire Services   ATLANTA — The sneaker industry has gone thru many evolutions over the past 30 years. From the emergence of global brands like Nike, Jordan, Adidas and...

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    CSU Baseball Helps Launch Urban Sports League

    By BASN Wire Services   BALTIMORE, Md. – The Coppin State baseball program helped launch the Urban Sports League (USL) with a baseball clinic on Saturday at Frederick Douglass High School. Thirty boys and girls...

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    Tell DMX don’t let Zimmerman keep victimizing Trayvon

    by Rashad Robinson, ColorOfChange.org Yesterday — had his life not been violently cut short by George Zimmerman — Trayvon Martin would have celebrated his 19th birthday. Instead, the day was marked...

  • Coming of Age

    MARYLAND (BASN) — The power of an angry young man should never be underestimated, especially when he stretches 6-feet-4 and crushes the scale at 320 pounds. Luckily, for us, 13-year-old Eugene...

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    Bringing the game to more kids

    PHILADELPHIA — The gathering on the steps of the Marian Anderson Recreation Center in Center City had plenty of star power on a warm Wednesday afternoon. Ex-Phillies Milt Thompson and Dick...

  • Tut Just Wants To Play

    OREGON – They call him Tut — and of course they do. His full name is Tut Tangtragulcharoen. He’s a 17-year-old exchange student from Bangkok, Thailand, who has lived with a...

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    A Lingering Controversy

    NEW JERSEY – So when does common sense finally kick in? That’s the question we should be asking as Little League and youth baseball starts up this month – with thousands...

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    Having Second Thoughts??

    AUSTIN, Tx. – By the tens of thousands, Texas student-athletes have been pulled out of class to urinate in a cup for the nation’s largest high school steroids testing program. Boys...

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    Falling Behind The Times??

    NEW HAMPSHIRE – High school basketball is dying. That’s right. It is passing away. In a word, it’s kaput, gonzo. Sorry, that was two words, but that is how desperate the...

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    Street agents continue to take toll on kids

    HOUSTON — One of the top five players in the country is about to take a trip with her basketball team. Because of her status, the team was invited to attend,...

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