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Hank Aaron Invitational: African-American MLB Pitching Fraternity Discusses State of Black Pitcher

Vero Beach, FLA. -- A who’s who of African-American former major leaguers descended upon Historic Dodgertown for The Hank Aaron Invitational, a jewel of...

All Black Everything: NFL To Have First Ever African-American Officiating Crew On MNF

For the first time in league history, the NFL will have an all-Black officiating crew on “Monday Night Football” in Tampa. This allows the...

Angela Hill Is Trying To Become The UFC’s First African-American Female Champion

Before she was a mixed martial artist, UFC strawweight Angela Hill was simply an artist. The PG County, Maryland native graduated from New York's...

African-American Basketball Coaches, Execs Still Aren’t Being Hired

The Chicago Bulls have come under fire from a handful of the NBA's black executives and were even ripped on ESPN First Take today...

David Price Dogs MLB’s Marketing Of African-American Superstars

MLB has Black superstars to market, but it's just not a priority right now. MLB has been making concerted efforts to promote the game,...

Howard Student Becomes First African-American World Jiu Jitsu Champion


If you know MMA, then you know it is a well-circulated joke/rumor that African-American men either do not like to grapple or aren't good at it. 

Honoring Emmett Ashford, MLB’s First African-American Umpire


Nineteen years after Jackie Robinson integrated the game of baseball and opened the floodgates for talented athletes of color to participate in America's pastime, Emmett Ashford became the first African American umpire in major league baseball hist

The Warriors Are Visiting The African-American Museum With Kids In DC


The Golden State Warriors will celebrate their NBA championship in Washington, D.C. today, just not at the place where champions normally go to celebrate when they're in the nation's capital. 

They're in town to play the Washington Wizar

Charles Barkley Aims To Make African-American History More Accessible


Charles Barkley, along with leading education technology provider EVERFI, Inc., recently announced a partnership to power a new African-American history initiative for high school students throughout the states of Alabama and Mississippi.


Jordan Greenway Is First African-American On USA Olympic Hockey Squad


The Shadow League has written several articles on the changing face of hockey