A graduate of Hampton University, Jeff Rivers worked for Ebony, HBO and three daily newspapers, winning multiple awards for his columns. Jeff and his wife live in New Jersey and have two children, a son Marc and a daughter Lauren.
And top athletes want the higher profile that the NFL and NBA give them
Baseball was only his first stage, followed by politics and corporate America
Yes, it’s his life, but there’s a high price for fame
But the Huskies are still a contender to win their 12th NCAA championship
As a woman of color in the world of tennis, scrutiny and expectations will be sky-high
But will his style of play help his Houston Rockets win in the playoffs?
Spring training begins this week, so summer can’t be far behind
Not only has the game changed, but so has how we choose our basketball heroes
Yankees legend Mariano Rivera and Jackie Robinson represent unique legacies
Athletes realize that playing time at elite college programs translates into an NFL payday