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Rochester’s Own Quinton Rose Signs With NBA’s Sacramento Kings

November 20, 2020

Congratulations to Rochester’s own Quinton Rose. He signed with the NBA’s Sacramento Kings. Rose becomes the second player from Rochester to be heading to the NBA along with Isaiah Stewart. The pair join Rose’s former Bishop Kearney teammate Thomas Bryant (Wizards) in the NBA. Rose led the Temple Owls in scoring (16.4 ppg) and minutes per […]

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Rochester’s Isaiah Stewart Selected No. 16 In 2020 NBA Draft To Detroit Pistons

November 19, 2020

Congratulations to Rochester native Isaiah Stewart. The basketball star was selected No. 16 overall in the 2020 NBA Draft on Wednesday Night. First, to the Portland Trailblazers and later traded to the Detroit Pistons. Stewart is now the highest ever draft pick out of Rochester, surpassing Greece Athena’s John Wallace who was picked 18th overall by the […]

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Advice from LaVar Ball

November 19, 2020

LaVar Ball made comments again that struck a nerve for some people. Though the message was delivered raw, you can’t fault him for the advice that he gave his youngest son Le’Angelo Ball who’s getting drafted into the NBA. LaVar Ball was on a sports show and said he told his youngest son that, he […]

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Syracuse Basketball Head Coach Jim Boeheim Has COVID-19

November 16, 2020

The Hall of Fame coach of Syracuse Men’s Basketball Jim Boeheim has tested positive for COVID-19. He shared the news on social media. I wanted to share the following statement from me: pic.twitter.com/cwop38MhyN — Jim Boeheim (@therealboeheim) November 15, 2020 Boeheim will immediately began his isolation period at home. Syracuse is set to open the […]

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The Weeknd is One of Three Black Men To Headline Super Bowl Halftime Show

November 16, 2020

Super Bowl 55 is set to kick off on February 7 2021 in Tampa. Although it’s uncertain if fans will be allowed to fill the stands due to the raging pandemic, the show must go on. On Thursday 3-time Grammy Award winning artist The Weeknd announced that he will headline the Pepsi Half Time Show! […]

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Mike Tyson vs. Roy Jones Jr. Fight Set For November 23

November 15, 2020

Mike Tyson has been gearing up for his fight against Roy Jones Jr. and is quoted, saying: “I looked at film of Roy when he was at his best because that’s the guy I anticipate fighting,” Tyson said. “I’m in the best shape. I boxed seven rounds so far, and it keeps improving. I’m boxing […]

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Venus Williams & K-Swiss Release New Athleisure Line

November 14, 2020

Venus Williams is teaming up with K-Swiss and launching a new, limited-edition capsule collection that represents the “Boldness of Women.” The collection features back-to-school references like the letterman jacket, plaid trims and a tennis sweater. The athlesiure collection includes 10 different items and a special Williams K-Swiss classic sneaker. Williams is no stranger to fashion, […]

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Rochester Red Wings No Longer Recognized As Minnesota Twins Affiliate

November 11, 2020

The Minnesota Twins have recently announced that they will no longer be affiliating with the Rochester Red Wings. Wings General Manager Dan Mason gave a statement Tuesday night, saying: “We’ve known for a while that this was a possibility. The finality of it kinda hit home today. It’s been a bit of a bummer.” It’s […]

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Free Soccer Clinics In The City of Rochester

November 10, 2020

The City of Rochester’s Department of Recreation and Youth Services, in partnership with Rochester City Soccer, will host a series of soccer clinics at the Tyshaun Cauldwell R-Center for Hope, 524 Campbell St., for youth who are high school age and younger.  The clinics will take place on Tuesday and Thursday evenings beginning November 10 […]

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NBA Superstar Uses Platform To helps Childhood Friend Find His Sister’s Killer

November 5, 2020

LeBron James is using his celebrity platform to help his childhood friend seek justice for the death of his sister in Akron, Ohio. James tweeted this message on Wednesday: “AKRON OHIO!! My brother’s sister was murdered this past weekend in her home! My brother family need answers to why and by whom. My city I […]

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