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.
Like the ‘obsidian generation’ of my youth, we value athletes who give a day’s work for a day’s pay
College football at 150 is still a game of surprises even when it’s the same old, same old, too
Big-time sports continue to fly the flag of the illusion of national unity
It’s not just Steph and Klay, it’s happening in so many sports
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?