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Former NBA All Star Chris Webber is launching a $100 million fund to help minority entrepreneurs get ahead in cannabis. He told why it's crucial to build an inclusive industry from the start

Former NBA All Star Chris Webber is launching a $100 million fund to help minority entrepreneurs get ahead in cannabis. He told why it's crucial to build an inclusive industry from the start

8 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Former five-time NBA All-Star Chris Webber has a new mission: Helping minority entrepreneurs access the economic boom created by the wave of cannabis...
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At America's Cup, Auckland Laments the Boats That Didn't Come

9 hours ago   |   NY Times

With strict coronavirus rules keeping out superyachts and their wealthy owners, New Zealand's marine industry is missing both their glamour and their money.
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Taylor Takahashi's star role a slam dunk with ‘Boogie'

Taylor Takahashi's star role a slam dunk with ‘Boogie'

14 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Who says fairy tales can't come true? Consider how Taylor Takahashi came to star as Alfred “Boogie” Chin in Eddie Huang's “Boogie.” “This opportunity fell into my lap,”...
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NSSF Applauds Sen. Cramer's ‘Fair Access to Banking Act'

1 day ago   |   NSSF

NEWTOWN, Conn. - The NSSF®, the firearm industry's trade association, applauded U.S. Sen. Kevin Cramer's introduction of the Fair Access to Banking Act. The much-needed...
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Most Expensive Basketball Card Ever! Luka Doncic Autograph Sells For Record $4.6M

2 days ago   |   CBS

DALLAS - The sports card industry is marveling at a record sale that took place over the weekend. At $4.6 million, the most expensive basketball card ever sold is now a signed...
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Irv Cross, NFL player, pioneer Black analyst, dies at 81

Irv Cross, NFL player, pioneer Black analyst, dies at 81

3 days ago   |   WGN TV

PHILADELPHIA - Irv Cross, the former NFL defensive back who became the first Black man to work full-time as a sports analyst on national television, died Sunday. He was 81. The...
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Primer on Repealing PLCAA

3 days ago   |   NSSF

An Attack on the Firearm Industry, Constitution and People's Elected Representation There's a lot of talk from President Joe Biden, antigun politicians and antigun groups about...
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Irv Cross, NFL Player, Pioneer Black Analyst, Dies At 81

Irv Cross, NFL Player, Pioneer Black Analyst, Dies At 81

3 days ago   |   CBS

PHILADELPHIA - Irv Cross, the former NFL defensive back who became the first Black man to work full-time as a sports analyst on national television, died Sunday. He was 81. The...
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Francisco Lindor goes yard on analytics and other issues in baseball

5 days ago   |   Newsday

The new Mets star shortstop warns that the wave of analytics is not helping to put excitement in baseball, and highlighted other problems with the industry, such as teams...
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Golden Knights blasted for partnership with sports betting tout service

5 days ago   |   Review Journal

The Golden Knights' partnership with sports betting picks service UpickTrade.com has been universally panned by the sports betting industry and the team's fans on social media.
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Villanova loses Gillespie to season-ending knee injury

Villanova loses Gillespie to season-ending knee injury

VILLANOVA, Pa. - Villanova guard Collin Gillespie has a torn medial collateral ligament in his left knee and is expected to miss the rest of the season. Read more ...

Dana White to meet with Khabib again, let lightweight division unfold before...

Dana White to meet with Khabib again, let lightweight division unfold before booking title fight

LAS VEGAS - Another meeting between UFC president Dana White and Khabib Nurmagomedov is on the books. This weekend, White and his lightweight champion will once again meet over... Read more ...

Senate begins marathon COVID-19 relief push as debate opens with reading...

Senate begins marathon COVID-19 relief push as debate opens with reading bill aloud

In a sign of just how thin Democrats' majority is, Vice President Kamala Harris broke the 50-50 tie advancing the bill. Read more ...

Penguins activate Sidney Crosby from COVID-19 protocol list, can play in...

Penguins activate Sidney Crosby from COVID-19 protocol list, can play in Thursday night's game

Crosby was placed on the NHL's COVID-19 protocol list on Tuesday. Read more ...

Atkins 'not aware' of allegations against Callaway

Atkins 'not aware' of allegations against Callaway

Toronto Blue Jays general manager Ross Atkins said Thursday he was “absolutely not aware” of any sexual harassment allegations against Mickey Callaway during their time... Read more ...

Mississippi gov will sign bill limiting transgender athletes

Mississippi gov will sign bill limiting transgender athletes

JACKSON, Miss. - Mississippi Republican Gov. Tate Reeves said Thursday he will soon sign a bill to ban transgender athletes from competing on girls' or women's sports teams in... Read more ...

Russell Wilson trade rumors: Seahawks answering calls on QB; rift with Pete...

Russell Wilson trade rumors: Seahawks answering calls on QB; rift with Pete Carroll at forefront

The Seahawks and Wilson could be heading for a messy divorce, if the latest reports are to be believed. Read more ...

No. 8 Maryland beats Michigan, clinches share of B10 title

No. 8 Maryland beats Michigan, clinches share of B10 title

ANN ARBOR, Mich. - Diamond Miller scored eight of her 17 points in the first quarter to help No. 8 Maryland start strong and Ashley Owusu had 22 points in an 88-63 victory over... Read more ...

Heart problems may be rare in pro athletes after COVID-19

Heart problems may be rare in pro athletes after COVID-19

Heart inflammation is uncommon in pro athletes who've had mostly mild COVID-19 and most don't need to be sidelined, a study conducted by major professional sports leagues suggests. Read more ...

AP source: Bradley agrees to $24M, 2-year deal with Brewers

AP source: Bradley agrees to $24M, 2-year deal with Brewers

MILWAUKEE - Free-agent outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. is joining the Milwaukee Brewers, agreeing to the parameters of a $24 million, two-year contract, a person familiar with... Read more ...