Harlem’s Henry Lincoln “Hank” DeZonie 1922-2009

hank_dezonieHenry Lincoln “Hank” DeZonie, was born on February 12, 1922 in Harlem, he was an American professional basketball player. He was the fourth African American player in the National Basketball Association (NBA), following Earl Lloyd, Nathaniel Clifton, and Chuck Cooper. Continue Reading →

Ex-NY Knick Coach Derek Fisher’s Off The Court Actions

Laura-Govan-Romance-May-Have-Cost-Derek-Fisher-His-Coaching-JobToday, Harlemites learned more about Derek Fisher’s personal life last fall from NBC Sports, when Matt Barnes attacked him for dating Barnes’ estranged wife. Continue Reading →

The Raz Report: To Triangle Or Not To Triangle

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By Marc Rasbury

When the news broke on Monday that the New York Knicks fired head coach Derek Fisher most people were shocked. However, there were some that saw this coming. Continue Reading →

NY Knicks Top List Of Most Valuable NBA Teams

knicks4The New York Knicks are worth $3 billion, highest in the NBA, according to Forbes. Continue Reading →

Alicia Keys and Famous Family At The NY Knicks Game

Alicia-Keys-Swizz-Beatz-NY-Knicks-Game-November-2015Alicia Keys attended the New York Knicks game in NYC on Friday with her husband, Swizz Beatz, their son, Egypt Dean, and her step-son, Kasseem Dean Jr. Continue Reading →

Book Signing For “The Athlete Negro,” In Harlem

The Athlete Negro the Awakening

Join the LeRoy Neiman Art Center on Monday, August 10, 2015, 6-9 pm to meet former New York Knicks and NBA Champion, Dr. Dick Barnett, as he presents and signs his inspirational book: THE ATHLETE NEGRO; THE AWAKENINGwhich takes a critical look at the world of Black professional athletes. Continue Reading →

President Bill Clinton Officially Kicked-off The Inaugural Harlem EatUp! Festival

Chef Marcus Samuelsson Neil Patrick Harris Herb Karlitz_Photo  Credit Getty Images for Harlem EatUp!President Bill Clinton, Founder of the Clinton Foundation and 42nd President of the United States, officially kicked-off the inaugural Harlem EatUp! Festival, Saturday May 16, 2015 in Morningside Park.  Continue Reading →

NY Knicks Season Comes To A Merciful End

knicks4By Marc Rasbury

As baseball gets underway, I would like to look at Phil Jackson first season in charge of his former team in a National past time perspective. Ok, the New York Knicks are in the process of their third rebuilding plan in five years. Continue Reading →