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Olympic Long Jumper Tianna Bartoletta Wins Medal At World Championships While Being Homeless

Today’s “Good News of the Day” comes courtesy of a team USA Olympic long jumper by the name of Tianna Bartoletta. Tianna had been going through some tough times as was dealing with severe depression when her IAAD world championship competitions came up. Bartoletta was even homeless the three months leading up to the event, but that did not stop her from doing her thing! Check out her inspirational story below…

Kuechly Says Concussion Won’t Affect the Way He Plays

The Carolina Panthers linebacker Luke Kuechly is considered one of the best linebackers in the NFL right now, because he can play against both the pass and the run. Some also say Kuechly is the perfect linebacker for today’s NFL because it allows him to use both his run stopping and pass defending skills. If you want to bet on the Panthers this season, check out the betting wagers for 2017 NFL games.

Running Backs Set to Dominate Starting Position

Who knew running backs would ever become a thing again? The fact that Leonard Fournette and Dalvin Cook have starting spots in camp says volumes. Rookies are taking over and the starters ahead of them are suffering as a result. One wonders how the betting odds for the 2017 NFL season will change as a result. 

Fox Sports Coonmentator Jason Whitlock Says That LeBron James Is Too Rich To Experience Racism [VIDEO]

After having his L.A. home vandalized with racist graffiti recently, NBA superstar LeBron James commented by saying something we all know: no matter how rich you are, it’s hard to be black in America. Fox Sports coonentator Jason Whitlock decided to go on a rant criticizing LeBron saying that he is playing the victim role in this situation because he is too rich too be effected by racism and that racism only affects poor people. Check out what he had to say below and let us know what you think….

Charles Barkley Calls Mother of Police Shooting Victim “Ugly” After She Blasts Him for Defending Corrupt Cops In Baltimore[VIDEO]

Whose bright idea was it to give former NBA baller Charles Barkley a.k.a. Mr. Foot In His Mouth a show about race and politics? The basketball Hall of Famer and TNT analyst will debut “The Race Card” on the network in 2017, a show revolving around racism in America. During one particularly tense segment, the ever-clueless commentator managed to offend the mother of a teen who was killed by police and made things worse by implying that she was “ugly” after she gave him a piece of her mind! Everything went downhill after that…..SMH. Check out the details and some of the footage below…

Former NBA Player Ray Allen’s Passion for Teaching About the Holocaust Gets Him Sworn Into the U.S. Holocaust Museum Council?

Who knew former NBA star Ray Allen has more passion for teaching others about the Holocaust than most Jewish people? The 10-time All-Star was even sworn into the Board of Directors for the Holocaust Memorial Museum for his dedication to the cause! Check out the details below and let us know what you think….

Colin Kaepernick Gives Out Custom-Made Suits At Parole Office In Jamaica, Queens To Help Ex-Cons Return To the Workforce

Today’s “Good News of the Day” comes courtesy of one of our favorite athletes, Colin Kaepernick! Even though the former San Francisco 49er is out of a job himself right now, he still took time to help out those less fortunate than him who, due to their criminal records, need all the help they can get in re-entering the workforce. Check out his inspirational story below…

Best Fantasy Fit For Adrian Peterson

Future Hall of Famer Adrian Peterson has rushed for over 11,000 yards and 97 touchdowns, in his illustrious career. Earlier this month, the Minnesota Vikings decided to go in a different direction and did not re-sign the 32-year-old running back. Despite an injury-plagued 2016 season, Adrian Peterson hopes to bounce back into becoming the dominant rusher that all fantasy football owners love. From a fantasy football perspective, which team will be the best fit for Adrian Peterson?

Donald Trump Takes Credit for Colin Kaepernick Not Being Picked Up By Any NFL Teams [VIDEO]

SMH….This guy! With everything going on in the world right now, our President Donald Trump, surprisingly brought up NFL player Colin Kaepernick and his kneeling-national anthem protest during his recent campaign speech in Kentucky. Trump basically bragged about being the reason that NFL owners haven’t picked up the controversial free agent . Check out the embarrassing footage below…

Knicks Owner James Dolan Officially Bans Knick Legend Charles Oakley from Madison Square Garden

In a disrespectful move, Knicks owner Dames Dolan has officially banned Knick legend Charles Oakley from Madison Square Garden after his epic altercation with MSG security earlier this week. Check out the details below….

Stepson Kills His Stepmother After She Gloats Over Dallas Cowboys Win

SMH….Mental illness is real! A 20-year-old Texas man was arrested after he stabbed his stepmother over the weekend because he thought she was “disrespecting his father and gloating” about a Dallas Cowboys victory. Check out the details below…

Outrage After Man Who Fatally Shot Ex-NFL Player Over Road Rage Is Released Without Charges: “I Told You Don’t F*** With Me”

Outrage is brewing after the man who fatally shot unarmed ex-Jets running back Joe McKnight over a road rage incident was released from custody early Friday without being charged. Check out the disturbing details below…

Snoop Dogg Says Colin Kaepernick Needs To Choose Between Football or Revolution [VIDEO]

Snoop Dogg brought up an interesting point of debate during his interview with ESPN’s ‘Undisputed’ show. He contended that San Francisco 49er Colin Kaepernick needed to choose between sports and being a revolutionary. According to Snoop, Kaepernick is not prepared to juggle both his football career and his revolutionary stance against social injustices currently occurring in America. Check it out below and let us know if you agree with Snoop or not….

Kevin Durant Stares Drake Down After He Bumps Him & Says “I Don’t Give a Da** About No Drake Night” [VIDEO]

Golden State Warrior Kevin Durant and Drake’s back-and-forth beef has been heating up lately. After listening to Drake’s trash talking during the game and getting a bump from the Canadian rap star during an interview, Durant stared Drake down and told a reporter, “I don’t give a damn about no Drake night!”. Check out the footage below…

Cam Newton Calls for Equal Treatment Following Panthers’ Sunday Victory

The fact that the Carolina Panthers beat the Arizona Cardinals did little to boost Cam Newton’s confidence, especially when it came to officials and the way they viewed him as a quarterback. Studying the Super Bowl betting lines and other related data, it is easy to discern the danger someone like Newton faces on the Field…

Victor Cruz, Giants, Getting Ready for Rams in London

The New York Giants will face the Los Angeles Rams this weekend in London, and over the summer, wide receiver Victor Cruz was in London to help promote the game. Even though the game will be played early in the morning, there will be a lot of online betting going on before the game starts….

T.I. Calls Out Floyd Mayweather Over His “All Lives Matter” Comments

Floyd Mayweather stirred up some controversy with some statements he made in a recent interview about Colin Kaepernick’s national anthem protest and the Black Lives Matter movement. According to Floyd, All Lives Matter and Kaepernick should worry less about society’s ills and focus more on football. T.I., who has previously had his own issues with Floyd over his friendship with his wife Tiny, took to his Instagram account to address Floyd’s comments. Check out what both of them had to say below and let us know who you agree with…

Laila Ali Responds To Critics Who Say She’s Disgracing Her Father’s Legacy with Her ‘All Lives Matter’ Comments [VIDEO]

Muhammad Ali’s daughter Laila Ali is doubling down on comments she made in a Huff Post Live interview that rubbed many people the wrong way where she basically said that she is not supporting the ‘Black Lives Matter’ movement because she doesn’t want to lose endorsements. Many felt that she was disgracing her father’s iconic legacy with her stance and were quick to let her know via her social media pages. Check out her response to the criticism below and let us know what you think…..

Laila Ali Says She Supports ‘All Lives Matter’ Because She Doesn’t Want To Lose Endorsements

Sometimes the apple does fall far from the tree. Muhammed Ali’s daughter, Laila, says that she won’t support the ‘Black Lives Matter’ movement because she doesn’t want to “step on any toes” and lose any of her lucrative sponsorships. Check out an excerpt from her interview with HuffPostLive below…..

Colin Kaepernick Blasts Donald Trump & Hillary Clinton: “Both Are Proven Liars”

Colin Kaepernick didn’t hold back when asked what he thought about the Clinton vs. Trump debates and slammed both candidates in the 2016 presidential race when talking in a recent interview with USA Today. Check out the details below….