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SPEEDWAY, Ind.–Baseball Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr. will drive the pace car and lead the field to the green flag to begin the 108th Indianapolis 500 this Sunday. The car Griffey will drive is a 2024 Chevrolet Corvette E-Ray. “Driving the Pace Car and leading the field to start the Indy 500 is one […] The post Ken Griffey Jr to Drive Pace Car for the 2024 Indy 500 appeared first on WIBC 93.1 FM.

The new season of the Women’s National Basketball Association takes flight with a long awaited perk. Chartered planes. Since its inception in June 1997, teams in the WNBA have had to travel on commercial flights. Schlepping through crowded airports with luggage and dealing with possible delays is a hassle for any traveler. Add to that […]

Brittney Griner sat down with ABC's Robin Roberts on May 1 during a primetime special, 20/20: Prisoner of Russia. The conversation comes amid her return to basketball and her new memoir, Coming Home, to be released on May 7.

Former NBA player Nate Robinson‘s health has taken a turn. He announced years ago that he was in renal failure as his kidney function continued to decline, and now he’s revealed that his health situation has worsened. In an interview with Daily Mail’s sports vertical, he kept it brutally honest about what’s next for him […]

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For The Culture Clothing shares the importance of honoring the Black players that trailblazed the way, broke barriers and made history.

The Cincinnati Cyclones have etched their name in pro hockey history. The post The Cincinnati Hockey Team Makes History With All-Black Starting Lineup appeared first on NewsOne.

Late boxing icon Muhammad Ali is the latest inductee to be announced for the WWE Hall of Fame's Class of 2024, according to Variety.

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Coco Gauff is dominating the world of tennis. The post The Coco Gauff Experience: Following The Young Tennis Star’s Rise To Fame appeared first on NewsOne.

In Episode 4, Jackson State soccer forward Kendyl Terrell opens up about grief and shares the highs and lows that led her to JSU. The post SZN Opener: Jackson State Forward Kendyl Terrell Opens Up About Grief, Uplifting Black Girls in Soccer & More appeared first on NewsOne.

LSU’s Aneesah Morrow joins SZN Opener for an in-depth conversation about her journey as a rising star in women’s basketball. The post SZN Opener: LSU Guard Aneesah Morrow Talks Leaving DePaul, Learning from Injuries And More appeared first on NewsOne.

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Have you heard of the man who broke the color barrier and became the first Black head coach in professional football? His name was Fritz Pollard. The post Who Was The First Black Head Coach In The NFL? appeared first on NewsOne.