Some athletes aren’t willing to speak out on social issues. While Michael Jordan famously avoided those topics during his playing days, today’s athletes have no problem sharing their opinions on the injustices that are happening to young black men in America.
The Washington Redskins defensive backfield showed support for murdered Missouri teen Mike Brown during Monday Night Football. Walking out on to the field with their arms raised, signaling the “Hands up” motion that has come to represent the protestors who are demanding answers from the Ferguson police department.
Looks like the Cleveland Cavaliers and former head coach Mike Brown will be reuniting. 3 years after Brown was fired, prior to LeBron James heading to South Beach, Mike Brown is said to be returning to the Cavs as head coach with additional responsibilities in basketball operations.
LeBron James played for Lakers ex-coach Mike Brown for five years in Cleveland. Count King James among those that feel like the Lakers reacted to quickly with the firing of Brown.
Kobe Bryant stated his “death stare” wasn’t directed towards ex-Lakers head coach, Mike Brown on Wednesday. And that might be true. It did however offer foreshadowing of the inevitable, Mike Brown being fired. Kobe has posted his reaction to Mike Brown’s firing on Facebook:
A day after Jim Buss and Kobe Bryant both came out in support of Lakers head coach Mike Brown. It’s been announced that Brown has been fired. The Lakers who went 0-8 in preseason and also lost in the second round of the playoff last year are currently in the midst of their worst start […]
After the Lakers loss to the Utah Jazz on Wednesday, cameras focused in on Kobe Bryant giving someone a death stare. Most assumed, myself included that Kobe Bryant was giving that “look” to head coach Mike Brown. Kobe has since come out and said “people are bored” and he’s “too old” for this stuff, […]
All is not sweet in Laker land at the moment. The Lakers lost their fourth game of the young season on Wednesday night to the Utah Jazz 95-86. Lakers current record, 1-4. You know whose PISSED, Kobe Bryant. The Black mamba has been preaching patience to the media but we all know that Kobe HATES […]