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All Day Podcast: 6/29/16

BET Awards, Stephon Marbury’s ‘$15 Kicks’ and soccer in black America

5:42 PMThe crew was back in the studio this week after staff writer Justin Tinsley had quite the eventful weekend in Los Angeles for the BET Experience festivities. Spoiler alert: He didn’t actually attend the BET Awards show, but was on the ground for a plethora of events.

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Tinsley, host Clinton Yates and senior style writer Jill Hudson break down Sunday’s entire show, including the tribute performances for the late musical artist Prince. They also discuss the latest installment of Spike Lee’s Lil’ Joints series, titled $15 kicks, regarding the rise and fall of former NBA player Stephon Marbury’s affordable sneaker line, Starburys.

Does it matter that soccer isn’t that prevalent in black America? The group tackles this question in the third and final segment of the show.

Give it a listen, and if you have any feedback or show ideas, feel free to email us at allday@theundefeated.com.

Also, if you’re in Washington, D.C., on Friday, join Tinsley for the #MarchOnUStreet, a long overdue celebration for LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, the winners of the 2016 NBA title. Hit him up on Twitter @JustinTinsley for details.

Shaq descends on Cuba

to teach kids to play basketball

5:42 PMThe crew was back in the studio this week after staff writer Justin Tinsley had quite the eventful weekend in Los Angeles for the BET Experience festivities. Spoiler alert: He didn’t actually attend the BET Awards show, but was on the ground for a plethora of events.

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Tinsley, host Clinton Yates and senior style writer Jill Hudson break down Sunday’s entire show, including the tribute performances for the late musical artist Prince. They also discuss the latest installment of Spike Lee’s Lil’ Joints series, titled $15 kicks, regarding the rise and fall of former NBA player Stephon Marbury’s affordable sneaker line, Starburys.

Does it matter that soccer isn’t that prevalent in black America? The group tackles this question in the third and final segment of the show.

Give it a listen, and if you have any feedback or show ideas, feel free to email us at allday@theundefeated.com.

Also, if you’re in Washington, D.C., on Friday, join Tinsley for the #MarchOnUStreet, a long overdue celebration for LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, the winners of the 2016 NBA title. Hit him up on Twitter @JustinTinsley for details.

Everything else from the BET Awards

that you might not have caught if you weren’t watching live

5:42 PMThe crew was back in the studio this week after staff writer Justin Tinsley had quite the eventful weekend in Los Angeles for the BET Experience festivities. Spoiler alert: He didn’t actually attend the BET Awards show, but was on the ground for a plethora of events.

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Tinsley, host Clinton Yates and senior style writer Jill Hudson break down Sunday’s entire show, including the tribute performances for the late musical artist Prince. They also discuss the latest installment of Spike Lee’s Lil’ Joints series, titled $15 kicks, regarding the rise and fall of former NBA player Stephon Marbury’s affordable sneaker line, Starburys.

Does it matter that soccer isn’t that prevalent in black America? The group tackles this question in the third and final segment of the show.

Give it a listen, and if you have any feedback or show ideas, feel free to email us at allday@theundefeated.com.

Also, if you’re in Washington, D.C., on Friday, join Tinsley for the #MarchOnUStreet, a long overdue celebration for LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, the winners of the 2016 NBA title. Hit him up on Twitter @JustinTinsley for details.

Daily Dose: 6/27/16

Jesse Williams is the wokest of them all in Hollywood

5:42 PMThe crew was back in the studio this week after staff writer Justin Tinsley had quite the eventful weekend in Los Angeles for the BET Experience festivities. Spoiler alert: He didn’t actually attend the BET Awards show, but was on the ground for a plethora of events.

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Tinsley, host Clinton Yates and senior style writer Jill Hudson break down Sunday’s entire show, including the tribute performances for the late musical artist Prince. They also discuss the latest installment of Spike Lee’s Lil’ Joints series, titled $15 kicks, regarding the rise and fall of former NBA player Stephon Marbury’s affordable sneaker line, Starburys.

Does it matter that soccer isn’t that prevalent in black America? The group tackles this question in the third and final segment of the show.

Give it a listen, and if you have any feedback or show ideas, feel free to email us at allday@theundefeated.com.

Also, if you’re in Washington, D.C., on Friday, join Tinsley for the #MarchOnUStreet, a long overdue celebration for LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, the winners of the 2016 NBA title. Hit him up on Twitter @JustinTinsley for details.

Street Art Sundays

Desmond Mason

is one of the most well-rounded guys the NBA has ever seen

5:42 PMThe crew was back in the studio this week after staff writer Justin Tinsley had quite the eventful weekend in Los Angeles for the BET Experience festivities. Spoiler alert: He didn’t actually attend the BET Awards show, but was on the ground for a plethora of events.

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Tinsley, host Clinton Yates and senior style writer Jill Hudson break down Sunday’s entire show, including the tribute performances for the late musical artist Prince. They also discuss the latest installment of Spike Lee’s Lil’ Joints series, titled $15 kicks, regarding the rise and fall of former NBA player Stephon Marbury’s affordable sneaker line, Starburys.

Does it matter that soccer isn’t that prevalent in black America? The group tackles this question in the third and final segment of the show.

Give it a listen, and if you have any feedback or show ideas, feel free to email us at allday@theundefeated.com.

Also, if you’re in Washington, D.C., on Friday, join Tinsley for the #MarchOnUStreet, a long overdue celebration for LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, the winners of the 2016 NBA title. Hit him up on Twitter @JustinTinsley for details.

Go Skateboarding Day

was a fun one. Here are some highlights.

5:42 PMThe crew was back in the studio this week after staff writer Justin Tinsley had quite the eventful weekend in Los Angeles for the BET Experience festivities. Spoiler alert: He didn’t actually attend the BET Awards show, but was on the ground for a plethora of events.

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Tinsley, host Clinton Yates and senior style writer Jill Hudson break down Sunday’s entire show, including the tribute performances for the late musical artist Prince. They also discuss the latest installment of Spike Lee’s Lil’ Joints series, titled $15 kicks, regarding the rise and fall of former NBA player Stephon Marbury’s affordable sneaker line, Starburys.

Does it matter that soccer isn’t that prevalent in black America? The group tackles this question in the third and final segment of the show.

Give it a listen, and if you have any feedback or show ideas, feel free to email us at allday@theundefeated.com.

Also, if you’re in Washington, D.C., on Friday, join Tinsley for the #MarchOnUStreet, a long overdue celebration for LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, the winners of the 2016 NBA title. Hit him up on Twitter @JustinTinsley for details.

Afropunk

invited M.I.A. to perform, a decision disappointing many

5:42 PMThe crew was back in the studio this week after staff writer Justin Tinsley had quite the eventful weekend in Los Angeles for the BET Experience festivities. Spoiler alert: He didn’t actually attend the BET Awards show, but was on the ground for a plethora of events.

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Tinsley, host Clinton Yates and senior style writer Jill Hudson break down Sunday’s entire show, including the tribute performances for the late musical artist Prince. They also discuss the latest installment of Spike Lee’s Lil’ Joints series, titled $15 kicks, regarding the rise and fall of former NBA player Stephon Marbury’s affordable sneaker line, Starburys.

Does it matter that soccer isn’t that prevalent in black America? The group tackles this question in the third and final segment of the show.

Give it a listen, and if you have any feedback or show ideas, feel free to email us at allday@theundefeated.com.

Also, if you’re in Washington, D.C., on Friday, join Tinsley for the #MarchOnUStreet, a long overdue celebration for LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, the winners of the 2016 NBA title. Hit him up on Twitter @JustinTinsley for details.

Black skin matters

and the Cleveland Cavaliers had plenty on display

5:42 PMThe crew was back in the studio this week after staff writer Justin Tinsley had quite the eventful weekend in Los Angeles for the BET Experience festivities. Spoiler alert: He didn’t actually attend the BET Awards show, but was on the ground for a plethora of events.

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Tinsley, host Clinton Yates and senior style writer Jill Hudson break down Sunday’s entire show, including the tribute performances for the late musical artist Prince. They also discuss the latest installment of Spike Lee’s Lil’ Joints series, titled $15 kicks, regarding the rise and fall of former NBA player Stephon Marbury’s affordable sneaker line, Starburys.

Does it matter that soccer isn’t that prevalent in black America? The group tackles this question in the third and final segment of the show.

Give it a listen, and if you have any feedback or show ideas, feel free to email us at allday@theundefeated.com.

Also, if you’re in Washington, D.C., on Friday, join Tinsley for the #MarchOnUStreet, a long overdue celebration for LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, the winners of the 2016 NBA title. Hit him up on Twitter @JustinTinsley for details.

Daily Dose: 6/24/16

The UK is on its way out of the EU

5:42 PMThe crew was back in the studio this week after staff writer Justin Tinsley had quite the eventful weekend in Los Angeles for the BET Experience festivities. Spoiler alert: He didn’t actually attend the BET Awards show, but was on the ground for a plethora of events.

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Tinsley, host Clinton Yates and senior style writer Jill Hudson break down Sunday’s entire show, including the tribute performances for the late musical artist Prince. They also discuss the latest installment of Spike Lee’s Lil’ Joints series, titled $15 kicks, regarding the rise and fall of former NBA player Stephon Marbury’s affordable sneaker line, Starburys.

Does it matter that soccer isn’t that prevalent in black America? The group tackles this question in the third and final segment of the show.

Give it a listen, and if you have any feedback or show ideas, feel free to email us at allday@theundefeated.com.

Also, if you’re in Washington, D.C., on Friday, join Tinsley for the #MarchOnUStreet, a long overdue celebration for LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, the winners of the 2016 NBA title. Hit him up on Twitter @JustinTinsley for details.

Affirmative action is not dead

Supreme Court upholds University of Texas’ policy

5:42 PMThe crew was back in the studio this week after staff writer Justin Tinsley had quite the eventful weekend in Los Angeles for the BET Experience festivities. Spoiler alert: He didn’t actually attend the BET Awards show, but was on the ground for a plethora of events.

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Tinsley, host Clinton Yates and senior style writer Jill Hudson break down Sunday’s entire show, including the tribute performances for the late musical artist Prince. They also discuss the latest installment of Spike Lee’s Lil’ Joints series, titled $15 kicks, regarding the rise and fall of former NBA player Stephon Marbury’s affordable sneaker line, Starburys.

Does it matter that soccer isn’t that prevalent in black America? The group tackles this question in the third and final segment of the show.

Give it a listen, and if you have any feedback or show ideas, feel free to email us at allday@theundefeated.com.

Also, if you’re in Washington, D.C., on Friday, join Tinsley for the #MarchOnUStreet, a long overdue celebration for LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, the winners of the 2016 NBA title. Hit him up on Twitter @JustinTinsley for details.

13 rappers

we’d love to see as video game characters

5:42 PMThe crew was back in the studio this week after staff writer Justin Tinsley had quite the eventful weekend in Los Angeles for the BET Experience festivities. Spoiler alert: He didn’t actually attend the BET Awards show, but was on the ground for a plethora of events.

Subscribe: Apple Podcasts | ESPN App | RSS | Embed

Tinsley, host Clinton Yates and senior style writer Jill Hudson break down Sunday’s entire show, including the tribute performances for the late musical artist Prince. They also discuss the latest installment of Spike Lee’s Lil’ Joints series, titled $15 kicks, regarding the rise and fall of former NBA player Stephon Marbury’s affordable sneaker line, Starburys.

Does it matter that soccer isn’t that prevalent in black America? The group tackles this question in the third and final segment of the show.

Give it a listen, and if you have any feedback or show ideas, feel free to email us at allday@theundefeated.com.

Also, if you’re in Washington, D.C., on Friday, join Tinsley for the #MarchOnUStreet, a long overdue celebration for LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, the winners of the 2016 NBA title. Hit him up on Twitter @JustinTinsley for details.

Another not guilty

verdict in the Freddie Gray case

5:42 PMThe crew was back in the studio this week after staff writer Justin Tinsley had quite the eventful weekend in Los Angeles for the BET Experience festivities. Spoiler alert: He didn’t actually attend the BET Awards show, but was on the ground for a plethora of events.

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Tinsley, host Clinton Yates and senior style writer Jill Hudson break down Sunday’s entire show, including the tribute performances for the late musical artist Prince. They also discuss the latest installment of Spike Lee’s Lil’ Joints series, titled $15 kicks, regarding the rise and fall of former NBA player Stephon Marbury’s affordable sneaker line, Starburys.

Does it matter that soccer isn’t that prevalent in black America? The group tackles this question in the third and final segment of the show.

Give it a listen, and if you have any feedback or show ideas, feel free to email us at allday@theundefeated.com.

Also, if you’re in Washington, D.C., on Friday, join Tinsley for the #MarchOnUStreet, a long overdue celebration for LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, the winners of the 2016 NBA title. Hit him up on Twitter @JustinTinsley for details.

Daily Dose: 6/23/16

Sleepover on Capitol Hill

5:42 PMThe crew was back in the studio this week after staff writer Justin Tinsley had quite the eventful weekend in Los Angeles for the BET Experience festivities. Spoiler alert: He didn’t actually attend the BET Awards show, but was on the ground for a plethora of events.

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Tinsley, host Clinton Yates and senior style writer Jill Hudson break down Sunday’s entire show, including the tribute performances for the late musical artist Prince. They also discuss the latest installment of Spike Lee’s Lil’ Joints series, titled $15 kicks, regarding the rise and fall of former NBA player Stephon Marbury’s affordable sneaker line, Starburys.

Does it matter that soccer isn’t that prevalent in black America? The group tackles this question in the third and final segment of the show.

Give it a listen, and if you have any feedback or show ideas, feel free to email us at allday@theundefeated.com.

Also, if you’re in Washington, D.C., on Friday, join Tinsley for the #MarchOnUStreet, a long overdue celebration for LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers, the winners of the 2016 NBA title. Hit him up on Twitter @JustinTinsley for details.