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April 29, 2013
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NBA Center Jason Collins Announces That He is Gay

Jason Collins is a free agent. He’s a skilled center that can provide stout defense off of the bench, and he’s a veteran presence. He’s also just become the first openly gay athlete in professional North American team sports. Throughout his 12-year NBA career, the journeyman center has been known for leaving an indelible...

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April 29, 2013
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Jay-Z & Chris Martin Attend Manchester United Game [VIDEO]

While his wife was performing sold-out shows across Europe, Jay-Z was catching up with his friend Chris Martin. The Roc Nation mogul and Coldplay frontman attended the Barclays Premier League match between Arsenal and Manchester United at Emirates Stadium in London on Sunday. Chris’ son Moses, who refers to Jay-Z as “Uncle...

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April 29, 2013
Photos

Photos: Lil Wayne Attends Lakers vs. Spurs Game

When he’s not in the studio or skating, Lil Wayne can be found on the court. The Young Money chief was courtside at Game 3 of the NBA playoffs between the Los Angeles Lakers and San Antonio Spurs at Staples Center on Friday. Wearing a Trukfit hat and white hoodie, the long-haired rapper cheered on the L.A. team alongside...

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Jay-Z Relinquishes Ownership Stake in Brooklyn Nets
April 19, 2013
Sports

Jay-Z Relinquishes Ownership Stake in Brooklyn Nets

Jay-Z helped bring the Nets to Brooklyn, but he must now leave them behind. In a letter posted on his website Life+Times, the hip-hop mogul confirmed that he has sold his ownership stake in the sports team, but remains a Nets fan forever. “It was never about an investment; it was about the NETS and Brooklyn. My job as an...

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Jay-Z’s Application To The NFLPA May Be a Tough Task
April 17, 2013
Business

Jay-Z’s Application To The NFLPA May Be a Tough Task

Jay-Z‘s Roc Nations Sports agency has been one of the business mogul’s boldest moves to date. Partnering with Creative Artists Agency (CAA) for the venture, the Brooklyn bomber is faced with a dilemma that could put his sports agent aims in jeopardy. The National Football League Players Association (NFLPA) said that...

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Jay-Z Applies To Become a Baseball Agent
April 14, 2013
Business

Jay-Z Applies To Become a Baseball Agent

The Major League Baseball Players Association has announced that Jay-Z has applied to be certified as an agent. According to USA Today reports, Jay-Z has started the process of becoming a baseball agent. Roc Nation Sports has already partnered with Creative Artists Agency (CAA) Sports in order to represent New York...

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Jay-Z Launches Roc Nation Sports
April 03, 2013
Sports

Jay-Z Launches Roc Nation Sports

Jay-Z is expanding his empire with the launch of Roc Nation Sports, a full-service sports management company. According to the New York Post, Roc Nation Sports will be led by the hip-hop mogul with Juan Perez serving as president. They have partnered with CAA Sports, a division of Creative Artists Agency, and signed New York...

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The Chicago Bulls End The Miami Heats’ 27 Game Winning Streak [VIDEO]
March 28, 2013
Sports

The Chicago Bulls End The Miami Heats’ 27 Game Winning Streak [VIDEO]

Wednesday morning, hours before the Bulls applied the brakes to the Heat’s run at history, Tom Thibodeau was asked if he had mentioned their 27-game winning streak. “What streak?” Thibodeau said. Indeed, on a night when the only Derrick Rose appearance came via a bobblehead doll and Joakim Noah, Richard...

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Why Won’t NASCAR Welcome Tia Norfleet
March 12, 2013
Sports

Why Won’t NASCAR Welcome Tia Norfleet

The National Association of Stock Car Racing (Nascar) has struggled with incorporating diversity, so Tia Norfleet’s emergence was the proverbial blast of electric air. She appeared to be Nascar’s Tiger Woods: Charismatic, attention-grabbing and full of potential. It isn’t often a black woman chooses professional stock-car...

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February 19, 2013
Celebrities

NBA All-Star Game 2013 Photos: Beyoncé, Jay-Z, Drake, J. Cole, Nas & 2 Chainz

NBA All-Star Weekend came to a close with the 2013 NBA All-Star Game on Sunday. Famous faces filled out the front row at the Toyota Center in Houston. Beyoncé and Jay-Z coupled up courtside, earning plenty of camera time as they watched the East take on the West. The Carters weren’t the only couple on the court. Alicia Keys...

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