Tag Archives: racism

  • NBPA VP Roger Mason Backtracks on “LeBron James Boycott” Comments

    NBPA VP Roger Mason Backtracks on “LeBron James Boycott” Comments

    Yesterday, we told you about the comments made by National Basketball Players Association Vice President Roger Mason during last night’s episode of Jim Rome on Showtime. In case you missed it, here is the question from Jim Rome and the response from Mason, put together in a 20 second clip previewing Wednesday night’s episode: So LeBron James has stated that he […]

  • 11 Most Insane Things Donald Sterling Has Ever Said

    11 Most Insane Things Donald Sterling Has Ever Said

    Last night CNN aired Donald Sterling’s interview with Anderson Cooper and, against all odds, he actually came off looking even more crazy and out of touch than he did after the V. Stiviano tape first came out. It wasn’t just the racism, either, though he certainly uttered a few racist gems. It was the paranoia, and the […]

  • Levante’s Papakouli Diop Deals With Racism During Game (Video)

    Levante’s Papakouli Diop Deals With Racism During Game (Video)

    Racism is an unfortunate part of soccer culture (not to say that other sports are exempt from it, obviously), and players are coming up with new and different ways of dealing with it. Take, for instance, Papakouli Diop of Levante, who performed a dance in response to some racially-tinged abuse from fans of the opposing […]

  • Donald Sterling Has Prostate Cancer

    Donald Sterling Has Prostate Cancer

    Reviled Clippers owner Donald Sterling has been battling prostate cancer for at least two years. Apparently it was so bad at one point that some people who knew about it back then thought his death was immanent. I thought about giving this post a really snarky headline like, “NBA Cancer Donald Sterling Has Cancer.” But […]

  • Dani Alves Eating a Banana Turns Into Awesome Anti-Racism Meme (Pics)

    Dani Alves Eating a Banana Turns Into Awesome Anti-Racism Meme (Pics)

    On Sunday, when some racist asshole threw a banana at Barcelona’s Dani Alves, the Brazilian defender had the perfect response. He picked that banana up and ate it, replenishing his potassium and using someone’s act of hatred to keep his calfs cramp-free late in a close game against Villarreal. Since then, everyone has been talking […]