• White Men’s “Small Penis Complex” Propels All The Over-The-Top Criticism Of Serena . . .

    The characterization of Black women's appearance as not petite and feminine enough to the taste of WASP culture is an historical one rooted in their envy and lust for the forbidden...

  • BASN’S CENTRE COURT with MICHAEL – LOUIS INGRAM

          BASN’S CENTRE COURT (Or…The Huntress’ Legacy is just fine, Thank You!) By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor – in – Chief BASN   FLUSHING NY (BASN) Before another...

  • The Goddess Awaits

      The Goddess Awaits By Richard Kent BASN   FLUSHING NY (BASN);She is the elder statesman at the US Open. Make no mistake about that. She is wise, even beyond her...

  • SERENA

          SERENA By Richard Kent BASN     NEW YORK CITY (BASN): There are great players in this year’s US Open, starting Monday. Names like Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal, Novak...

  • “Bee” Prepared: Venus wins first match at The Open

    by Richard Kent BASN Staff Reporter NEW YORK — In a match involving the oldest woman in the draw and one of the oldest, Venus Williams survived some shaky serving and...

  • A Split Decision at The U.S. Open

    FLUSHING, N.Y. (BASN) — Sunday was a rough day for the Williams sisters at the U.S.Open. Serena won easily over Daniela Hantuchova of Russia 6-2, 6-0, but then watched her sister...

  • The Forgotten Sister??

    FLUSHING, N.Y. (BASN) — Venus Williams has been written off by most of the media as a favorite in this year’s U.S. Open, not because of a lack of skill but...

  • A Preview of The 2009 U.S. Open

    CONNECTICUT (BASN) — It is a little more than a week away. Tennis excitement for fans of all ages. It’s the U.S. Open in Flushing Meadows. Tickets still abound for most...

  • U.S. Open Spotlight: Meet Shenay Perry

    CONNECTICUT — One of the biggest surprises at the qualifiers at the U.S. Open this week was Shenay Perry. The 24-year-old native from Washington, D.C. has had a miserable year and...

  • It’s ‘Open’ Season For Tennis Fans

    CONNECTICUT — There is no better tennis event in the world. The U.S. Open starts in Flushing Meadows on Monday. Qualifying is taking place this week for all the remaining sports...