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 ‘I got three small kids… and no mom.’ Names of victims in helicopter crash with Kobe Bryant and daughter released

Family and friends of those who died in the crash begin to openly mourn.

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‘The news is just devastating . . .’ Fans, NBA players are emotional after hearing about Kobe Bryant crash

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Tributes pour in to mourn the loss of Kobe Bryant.

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Kobe Bryant’s daughter, Gianna among those killed in Sunday morning helicopter crash

13-year-old Gianna Bryant was in downed helicopter with her father, NBA legend, Kobe Bryant as they headed for basketball camp.

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Kobe Bryant dead at 41, reports of helicopter crash says former Laker was a passenger

Multiple news sources report that legendary basketball phenom, Kobe Bryant was among 9 killed in California helicopter crash. His death yet to be confirmed.

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All things NBA | Sports Talk with Chase | Podcast

On this episode of “Sports Talk with Chase,” sports analyst, Chase Matthews dives into the NBA.

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‘I been ready. I stay ready. I continue to be ready.’

This weekend’s last minute NFL invitation to Colin Kaepernick for a pop up workout ended in an upset victory for the blacklisted player. Yet and still, the win might be a pyrrhic victory.

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Blake Griffin considered as a Hall of Famer; Lisa Leslie gets Staple’s Center statue, the Joe Johnson Trade, Lonzo Ball, Antonio Brown and more | Sports Talk with Chase Matthews Podcast

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In the second podcast, ‘Sports Talk with Chase Matthews’, Hall of Fame rumors for Blake Griffin, while WNBA legend Lisa Leslie gets a statue in the front of the Staple Center. The larger topic of the day is athletes and self-esteem.

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From sports performance enhancing drugs to Jay Z’s NFL partnership and the missed-education of college athletes | Sports Talk with Chase Matthews Podcast

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We’ve got sports. Yay! Introducing, “Sports Talk with Chase Matthews,” a podcast by budding sports journalist, Chase Matthews who invites fans of sports and athletes to speak on the intersections of the game, the politics and social-cultural issues.

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Growing up with John Singleton: Remembering his first movie that paved the way for an innovative genre of inner city films | Think Piece

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Two weeks before turning 16, the movie “Boyz in the Hood,” released in theaters.  Across the nation, more panic set in as Black youth piled into cineplexes in the middle of a hot summer.

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This Woman’s Work: WNBA game forfeiture indicates continued issues with the gender pay gap

A gruesome travel experience for Women’s National Basketball Association’s (WNBA) team, Las Vegas Aces, prompted the professional women’s basketball franchise to cancel a crucial game last Friday against the Washington Mystics.

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