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Charles Barkley: Why Maverick NBA Player's Stories Are Legendary

Charles Barkley truly is the gift that keeps on giving. Not necessarily in his role as cantankerous contrarian on <i>Inside the NBA</i>, where he's settled …

Basketball

Chuck D: Hip-Hop Is Entering A New Era Of Political Awareness

“Every single artist has something to say about what’s going on right now,” the Public Enemy frontman said in Cleveland as the Republican National Convention kicked off.<p>CLEVELAND — Music legend Chuck D said Monday hip-hop has entered a new era of political awareness, with artists big and small …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Queen Latifah Performs at “VH1 Hip Hop Honors”: Watch

This year’s “VH1 Hip Hop Honors” is the first installment of the ceremony since 2010. Queen Latifah was one of the honorees at tonight’s “All Hail the Queens” event. She performed twice during the show. Toward the beginning, she delivered a medley of her songs alongside Da Brat and Monie Love. …

Hip-Hop’s History with Police Brutality: Why We Should Live in the Now

People are quick to hate on contemporary rappers for their commerciality, but there are plenty of woke emcees these days speaking out on race …

Kendrick Lamar is Incredibly Dope and The Greatest Artist of Our Time

Watch Kendrick take to the White House yesterday to play a bunch of songs for President Obama, and prove he is surfing the super-highway of prodigious talent.<p>There are three different breeds of song. The first is a bubbling and often slow rise toward an emotional climax, where lumps swell within …

Knicks eyeing Kent Bazemore, but price tag may be holdup

The Knicks have heavy interest in 6-foot-5 Hawks shooting guard Kent Bazemore, but they may be priced out or simply shut out, according to NBA …

Photos of Bruce Lee and the Early Martial Arts Culture of San Francisco Bay

Fightland Blog<p><i>Charles Russo is a San Francisco journalist and contributor to Fightland. His new book Striking Distance: Bruce Lee and the Dawn of Martial Arts in America</i><i>chronicles the formative days of a young (pre-Hollywood) Bruce Lee as he navigates the heated martial arts proving ground of the</i> …

Martial Arts

‘Deadpool’ Will Leave Audiences Laughing With A Post-Credits Scene

For a while, it was standard practice for all major geek movies to have a post-credits scene. Those funny, intriguing little tidbits aren’t quite as common as they used to be, though – <i>Star Wars: The Force Awakens</i> didn’t have one, and <i>Avengers: Age of Ultron</i> only featured a mid-credits scene. Is the …

National Geographic Magazine

See Previous Issues<p><img itemprop="contentUrl" style="transition: opacity 0.4s; opacity: 1;"></picture></div> <div>April 2018</div></a> </div> <div class="prev_iss_cover"> <a href="https://www.nationalgeographic.com/magazine/2018/03" target="_self"> <div class="LazyLoad is-visible"><picture><source …

Extreme Sports

NBA playoffs: Stephen Curry leads Warriors in opener

Stephen Curryscored 34 points with an MVP-worthy performance, and theGolden State Warriorswent up big before holding off theNew Orleans Pelicans, 106-99, in their playoff opener Saturday at Oakland.<p>Klay Thompson added 21 points, and<p>Draymond GreenandAndrew Bogutdominated down low as the Warriors …

Basketball

Rockets get much needed Game 1 victory

HOUSTON -- This had to be different.<p>It was almost mandatory.<p>The Houston Rockets took control of Game 1 of their series against the Dallas Mavericks …

Foreign automakers are doubling down on their China bets despite a big economic slowdown

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Foreign automakers continue to plough money into factories in China, the world's largest car market, even as the biggest economic slowdown in a quarter of a century crimps sales growth.<p>Market leaders Volkswagen AG and General Motors show no sign of letting up on their planned …

Kendrick Lamar Will Avoid Sophomore Jinx With "To Pimp A Butterfly," DJ Quik Says

Prior to this week’s premature release of Kendrick Lamar’s latest album, <i>To Pimp A Butterfly</i>, DJ Quik spoke with Montreality about the Compton, …

Playmaker role suits Harden just fine

HOUSTON -- James Harden limped out of the Houston Rockets' locker room on Wednesday night, a sprained right ankle the reason for his Fred …

Life Without Derrick Rose Begins Again for Chicago Bulls

Link to Media<p>CHICAGO — Nobody in the locker room saw it coming. When the Chicago Bulls announced Tuesday night that Derrick Rose would need to undergo surgery after tearing the same cartilage in his right knee that sidelined him last season, his teammates were as taken aback as anybody.<p>There was no …

NBA

Lisa Ann: People Always Ask If My Big Butt Is Fake and It's Not!

Black Thought Discusses Kendrick Lamar's Material

Sharing his appreciation for Kendrick Lamar’s work in a new interview with HipHopDX, Roots rapper Black Thought opened up the possibility of a …

Sources: Strife builds within Knicks

The New York Knicks were en route to their fifth straight loss last week against Brooklyn when a frustrated Tim Hardaway Jr. screamed angrily, "Get …

Ghostface Killah’s 36 Seasons. The Wu-Tang member gets only better with age.

Last Tuesday the Wu-Tang Clan released its long-awaited sixth album, <i>A Better Tomorrow</i><i>.</i> It’s a solid if disjointed piece of work, assembled after many …

Protesters took over Apple's iconic New York store to send a message about Eric Garner

New Yorkers and people across the United States have united for the third day in a row in dramatic protests following the failure of state prosecutors and a grand jury to charge a police officer for killing Eric Garner: an unarmed man suspected of selling loose cigarettes. People across the …

Yasiin Bey

The Nike Kyrie 1.

Highs & Lows x Lacoste ‘Salute Pack’

Aussie retailer Highs & Lows drops and gives it 20 on its latest hook up with Lacoste. The brand new Salute Pack consists of the Sauville Mid …

J Dilla x Stussy Vinyl Toy by Pay Jay Productions

J Dilla‘s estate pay tribute to the sorely missed hip-hop beatmaker with a 7.5″-tall vinyl toy made in collaboration with Stüssy. Conceived and …

Live Stream Nike Basketball’s Signature Athlete Special Event

Becoming a signature athlete at Nike is an honor reserved for few. In the company’s 42-year history, less than one percent of its endorsed athletes …

Highsnobiety

Kenny Smith responds to Charles Barkley's comments on Ferguson

The co-workers have differing opinions on race relations in the United States.<p>Charles Barkley caused a stir Tuesday with comments to CNN on the riots in Ferguson following the death of teenager Michael Brown. Barkley, who had previously referred to looters in the town as "scumbags," told CNN on the …

Adidas unveils All-Star uniforms

Adidas unveiled its designs for the uniforms and apparel for the 2015 NBA All-Star Game on Tuesday morning.<p>The uniforms are starkly plain compared to …

New York City

Elijah Millsap throws down poster dunk in the D-League

Paul Millsap's brother can get up and throw down hard<p>The NBA D-League is supposed to provide a place for fringe NBA talent to develop and find its way into the league. The rosters are comprised of undrafted rookies, veterans that have fallen out of favor and Hasheem Thabeet. The talent level is …

@antdavis_23 drops a career-high 43 points on 16/23 shooting to go with 14 rebounds in the @pelicansnba win vs. Utah #EverybodyUp