• Allen Iverson officially announces his retirement

    NORTH CAROLINA (BASN)—Former NBA Most Valuable Player and 11-time NBA All-Star Allen Iverson, according to SlamMagazine, is officially announcing his retirement. Therefore, we, at blackathlete.net would like to thank him for...

  • Laughing At Allen Iverson

    DENVER, CO.(BASN)—The “Brown Bomber,” Joe Louis was reduced to “greeting” casino-goers at Sin City’s Caesar’s Palace after the glory years while Jesse Owens had no other option then to accept challenges...

  • Straight . . . No Chaser: The NBA Shut-Down – Big Angry Black Men Demanding Mo’ Moo-Lah

    DENVER, CO—The newly commenced NBA lock-out is what the political “Right” in this country wanted the Wisconsin Labor issues a few moons ago to look like – angry Black people demanding...

  • A Huge Question In Memphis

    MEMPHIS — Chris Wilson knows this could be a colossal disaster. As a longtime fan of the Grizzlies and a season-ticket holder, Wilson said he wonders if Allen Iverson will hinder...

  • The ‘most miserable’ season of his career

    DETROIT — It’s Thursday night at a Southfield eatery and two women are discussing the famous man sitting far across the bar area. “Oh, he’s not coming back, right?” one woman...

  • Not A Fan of A.I.

    DETROIT — No one wants to blame The Answer. We never do. He reminds us of our own shortcomings and failures. In the pantheon of spoiled, media-cuddled, overhyped professional basketball players,...

  • Hey, It Really Is All About Practice!!

    “I’m the franchise of this team and we are sitting here talking about practice I’m talking about practice, practice, man, not the game, not the game, that I work my heart,...

  • Apology…Rejected!! (Part Three)

    PHILADELPHIA — In our first two segments, the rush to judgment involving Black athletes and Black people, Black issues have always been consistently negative and persistently consistent. When our government whispered...

  • A Tribute To A.I.

    NORTH CAROLINA — On March 19, 2008, Allen Iverson played his first game in “In the City of Brotherly Love” since being traded to the Denver Nuggets in December 2006. Oddly,...

  • Debunking The Myth Of A.I. As A Selfish Player

    PHILADELPHIA — It has been well over a year since the Philadelphia 76ers traded Allen Iverson to the Denver Nuggets for Andre Miller and some other folks who were part of...

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