The greatest of all time: Simone Biles channels Muhammad Ali and owns Rio 2016

During the Opening Ceremony of the Atlanta 1996 Olympic Games, three-time world heavyweight champ and boxing gold medalist in Rome 1960 Muhammad Ali lit the cauldron. This event at the Centennial Olympic Games was iconic for obvious reasons but also because it was 12 years after he was diagnosed with Parkinson’s Disease and he was […]

5 sports featuring black athletes to watch during the 2016 Olympics in Rio

Carmelo Anthony leads Team USA at the 2016 Olympics in Rio (Photo by Derrel Johnson for Steed Media Service)

We are three weeks away from the Opening Ceremony of the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and though we will hear much talk about the Zika virus and crime in Rio, we are looking forward to seeing some of the greatest athletes in the world. Though the USA Olympic Team is comprised of […]