Tag: Michael Jordan

Allison’s Timeline: 6/8 – $100 Million To Promote Social Justice

The Basketball Hall of Famer says the money will be paid over 10 years with the goal of “ensuring racial equality, social justice and greater access to education.”
The Basketball Hall of Famer, 57, is the owner of the NBA’s Charlotte Hornets. The Jordan Brand is a subsidiary of Nike, the shoe giant that Friday committed $40 million over the next four years to support the black community.

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AMPM Entertainment Report: 6/1 – Many Celebrities Broke Their Silence

“I am deeply saddened, truly pained and plain angry,” the owner of Charlotte Hornets said in the statement. “I see and feel everyone’s pain, outrage, and frustration, I stand with those who are calling out the ingrained racism and violence toward people of color in our country. We have had enough.”

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Allison and Marc’s Neighborhood: 5/22 – Catching Up With Kenny Lattimore

It happens just a minute into the final episode of The Last Dance. It’s 1998, and the Chicago Bulls are in the NBA Finals. Michael Jordan is absolutely jamming with his headphones on (and plugged into a Discman) while boarding the team bus, complete with shades blocking his eyes. Someone on the bus asks him what he’s listening to, and a very excited Jordan replies: “Kenny Lattimore. Brand new. Not even out yet. He’s a friend of mine.”

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ESPN To Show Film About Game 6 Of 1998 NBA Finals

The Bulls defeated the Utah Jazz 87–86 as Michael Jordan hit the game-winning basket with 5.2 seconds remaining to cap their sixth championship in eight seasons.

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Time for The Last Dance with MJ and the Bulls

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AMPM Entertainment Report: 2/25 – What Are Your Black Movies For The Culture?

In the past few years, we’ve seen black creators push the boundaries of black cinema into superhero and horror genres, while also expanding on romantic comedies.

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Tears From A Comic, A Mom And A Legend Mark Bryant Memorial

“We will not be able to see Gigi go to high school,” Vanessa Bryant said, her voice breaking. “We didn’t get the chance to teach her how to drive a car. I won’t be able to tell her how gorgeous she looks on her wedding day. … Gigi would have most likely become the best player in the WNBA. She would have made a huge difference for women’s basketball.”

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Michael Jordan Donates $7M To Open Health Clinics

“As you can see, its a very emotional thing for me to be able to give back to a community that’s supported me over the years.”

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