03/06/17 – No one understands what Michael Jordan was trying to say with his “ceiling is the roof” comment but Arsenio Hall takes a stab at it. Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter.
The White House names 21 Presidential Medal of Freedom honorees. President Obama said these individuals are an inspiration to everyone.
While we still don’t know if the sequel will see the light of day, the original Space Jam is set to hit theaters for its 20th anniversary. Fathom Events recently announced that it will re-release the classic 1996 film in over 450 U.S. theaters for two days. The film — which was Michael Jordan‘s introduction to acting — starred […]
Conversations about race are awkward for most people. But at a certain point, confrontation is the only tool left at our disposal. Martin Luther King is remembered for his non-violent approach to activism, but even Dr. King developed a more militant mindset as he saw the nature of the beast he was up against. So […]
Months ago, a video surfaced on Twitter of a man named Jeffrey Harrison playing a game a pick-up basketball. He wore the entire 1990s Chicago Bulls getup and it instantly went viral.
An old teammate, who played with Michael at UNC and during the 1984 Olympic games, reveals even one of the most talented players of all time gets emotional, too.
The internet spent the day digesting Jordan's response, divided between ecstatic to cautious because of his long storied history with distancing himself from social justice issues. Jordan's persona at times appeared to be "business first," and his silence in regards to previous police shootings stirred up strong frustrations.
One of the biggest stars in the world is speaking out about the recent racially driven shootings taking place in America. Michael Jordan has never been one to address certain issues, but the NBA legend released a statement on Monday, condemning recent violence across the United States, the shootings of African-Americans, and the targeting of […]
It turns out Michael Jordan isn’t just an impeccable athlete, but he is also quite the poet. We knew MJ had a way with words because he’s such a talented trash-talker but he’s also pretty smooth with the ladies too. ESPN‘s Darren Rovell revealed on Twitter that a poem Jordan wrote to a girl in […]
Michael Jordan is notorious for being one of the biggest trash-talkers in the NBA. But when he got a dose of his own medicine from comedian Kevin Hart, he didn't seem too happy about it.
Metta World Peace, the athlete formally known as Ron Artest, is known for his physical play—and no one knows it more than Michael Jordan. Back in 2001, MJ had a few broken ribs right before his league return as a Washington Wizard. It happened during a pick up game in Chicago and Jordan refused to admit […]