Chris Webber launching Cookies U to prepare minorities for cannabis industry

Retired NBA All-Star Chris Webber and his non-profit organization Webber Wild Impact Foundation has forged a strategic alliance with the cannabis brand Cookies. Webber Wild funds education and training for persons of color pursuing careers in the cannabis sector. Through the partnership with Cookies, the companies will leverage their shared resources to establish Cookies U, […]

Michigan Fab Five stars Jalen Rose and Chris Webber finally reconcile (video)

Chris Webber and Jalen Rose, the biggest stars from the transcendent men’s college basketball squad dubbed the “Michigan Fab Five” in the early 1990s, have finally squashed their decades-long beef in an emotional TV tribute. Webber, the former blue-chip, can’t-miss prospect who wowed fans in college and the pros, was informed he will be inducted […]

Former NBA All-Star Chris Webber and partners launch $100M cannabis fund

Retired NBA All-Star Chris Webber has partnered his company, Webber Wellness, with Jason Wild and JW Asset Management, LLC (“JW”), to launch a $100 million private equity cannabis fund that will invest in companies led by entrepreneurs of color pursuing careers in the cannabis sector. Webber Wellness and JW Asset Management will collaborate to invest […]

Former NBA star Chris Webber developing TV series about Michigan’s Fab 5

Former NBA star Chris Webber is developing a new television series called “Fab Five” based around the heroic 1991 season he and his teammates played at the University of Michigan. The Fab 5 squad was the first group of freshmen to ever make it to the NCAA championship, although they would eventually lose. The all-star […]

Toronto Raptors’ forward, DeMar DeRozan, has inside scoop on Drake’s next project

Toronto Raptors’ Global Ambassador and Young Money rapper Drake has a couple of new projects coming next year according to Raptor’s forward DeMar DeRozan. Apparently as ambassador for the franchise, Drizzy has gotten to know some of the players and has invited them into his inner circle and OVO crew. During a recent appearance on “NBA […]

Worst athlete rappers of all time

Earlier this weekend, LeBron James spit a few verses for #4BarFridays on Instagram. The Miami Heat athlete shot a short clip of himself spitting bars about raising his sons to be kings. While some fans supported the NBA champ saying, “@dawgg707 That was clean” “@crittenden_1 Pretty cool” Others dissed the rap hopeful’s “skills”: “@willisreal Trash […]

Nia Long’s ex-lovers and boyfriends

Nia Long has been the object of desire ever since she sashayed her way into men’s hearts with her exotic island-girl beauty (her parents are from Trinidad) in the seminal John Singleton film Boyz N the Hood in the early 1990s. As millions of Americans further acquainted themselves with Long, 41, in the smash hit […]

Celebrity women who romance NBA players

High profile celebrity women naturally make good companions for NBA stars, arguably the most visible of the major sports athletes, because they can relate to the highs and lows, the intense scrutiny they work under and the expectations that come with being in the public eye. The hook-ups often incidentally (or purposefully) amplify both of […]

Chris Webber breaks down the L.A. Lakers playoff chances

The L.A. Lakers are a bit of mystery. The team has four future Hall of Famers (Kobe Bryant, Dwight Howard, Pau Gasol and Steve Nash), but they are one of the worse teams in the NBA. A team that was built to win the title are currently in danger of missing the playoffs. NBA TV’s […]

Chris Webber breaks down the NBA’s best Western Conference teams

The NBA’s Western Conference has several intriguing storylines that will keep fans excited until the NBA Finals. NBA TV’s Chris Webber recently spoke with rolling out sports and took the time to break down the top teams in the Western Conference. Click continue to view Webber’s thoughts on the top teams in the west.

Chris Webber Gets King Size Tax Lien

Chris Webber is in fowl territory with the State of California and now California Employment Development Office has filed a six-figure tax lien against the five-time NBA all-star . According to documents filed by the California Employment Development Office, Webber owes the state for unpaid taxes from the last few months of 2008 and all […]