Kurtis Gabriel: Hockey and Social Justice Hero

January 16, 2021 0

By: Zach Draves Kurtis Gabriel is an enforcer.  He brings the physicality and toughness that makes hockey so popular to those old and young who relish the games’ essence.  (Courtesy: OutSports) An aggressiveness that OGs […]

The WNBA Came Through Again

January 7, 2021 0

Girls talkin’ got ya all caught out there Why you thinkin’ that it’s all about ya Forget she told me everything about ya But the girls are talkin’ (Girl Talk, 2002) Those words coming from […]

James Wade: Sprinting For Equality

January 4, 2021 0

By: Zach Draves When it comes to prioritization, Chicago Sky Coach James Wade is coaching with focus. (Courtesy: The Athletic) Throughout this pandemic, he did what every coach should: prioritize the safety and well-being of […]

LeBron Wins While Woke

October 15, 2020 0

By: Zach Draves The right wingers are shaking in their boots right now because LeBron has come through in the clutch once again. He represents to them everything they despise. LeBron is an outspoken and […]

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: Rest In Power

September 23, 2020 0

By: Zach Draves She was larger than life. She lit up a room every time she entered. We were captivated by her humble grace and elegance. She was soft-spoken. It was her actions that became […]

Leave LeBron Alone

September 18, 2020 2

By: Zach Draves A certain segment of the American electorate is hellbent on destroying LeBron James. They are trying to delegitimize, dehumanize, and discredit him. Doing so because they have an irrational fear of black […]

Rest in Power Jimi Hendrix: 50 Years Later

September 18, 2020 0

By: Zach Draves To paraphrase James Baldwin, the greatest expression of love for America is to critique her perpetually. In other words, holding America to account for its failure to live up to promises and […]

Duke New Beginning and Awakening

September 15, 2020 0

By Zach Draves Love them or hate them, you can’t deny their power. Duke University Basketball has been one of the premiere dynasties in sports. Their image has been a mixture of grit and entitlement. […]

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