Jesse Washington is a senior writer for The Undefeated. You can find him giving dudes the bizness on a basketball court near you.
James is used to getting the big piece of chicken, but Irving didn’t need another father figure
As teammates lock arms and raise fists, many fans see it as a free speech issue
There’s no easy fix for a league with a majority of black players and a mostly white audience
The unexpected 100-meter champion opens up about doping, chasing Usain Bolt and keeping the faith
Whiteness does not prevent wokeness
Conspiracy theories give fans comfort but, in truth, the brilliant artist was ‘a sacrificial lamb in thug clothing’
Fifty years after standing with Muhammad Ali, the aging warrior is still working on his legacy of responsibility and economic empowerment
In his final summer of competition, what’s left to chase for the world’s fastest man?
Before we discuss paying college athletes, let’s make sure they get a real college education
In basketball this year, height is only a number