Tanisha Wright, 1 of 3 Black women WNBA head coaches, wants this normalized

Tanisha Wright is all about the finite details. When you enter her Atlanta Dream practice as a first-year head coach, she expects performances of a certain caliber for the organization. The atmosphere she sets for the franchise is critical for such a young group. Wright finished her playing career in 2019 and is only 38, […]

Lovie Smith and other black NFL coaches who are unemployed due to racism

The NFL still has a problem when it comes to race. Of course, minorities account for over 70 percent of the players on the field, but there are only three black head coaches (Mike Tomlin, Leslie Frazier, Marvin Lewis) and five general managers (Baltimore Raven’s Ozzie Newsome, Detroit Lion’s Martin Mayhew, Houston Texan’s Rick Smith, […]

Black Agents Aim to Change the Face of Professional Sports

Black professional athletes make up the majority of players in the NBA and NFL. However, the player’s finances and negotiations are mostly handled by individuals or firms that are not black. Kevin Connor and Robert Brown are seeking to change the face of professional sports with their company, Universal Sports & Entertainment. Connor and Brown discuss the difficulties of breaking […]