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The Spiritual Dilemma Of Kyrie

The saga of Brooklyn Nets Kyrie Irving has been unlike the NBA has ever encountered. He is arguably the most polarizing talent in the NBA. From his all-time elite handle shot-making and acrobatic contorting finishes, Kyrie is second to none when it comes to pure ability. Irving is a hoop purest dream. The closest talent-wise, […]


The mental state of the black athlete in America. Part 2: Grass isn’t greener

In Part One of the series, I highlighted the stigma affecting black athletes. The perception that once black men make it professional, they have embarked on endless prosperity. The newfound fame and currency are supposed to suffice for the issues suffered previously and to come. The misconception with black athletes in America has become a […]


The mental state of the Black Athlete in America Pt. 1: The Wayside

Mental Health. Two words that are bypassed and unaddressed in the black community. The stigma of mental health as a black man usually carries a negative connotation. The concept of self-care is often misconstrued as being selfish. The risk of backlash leaves Black men in a limbo state, either risking vulnerability confronting their issues or […]


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The Suave Report Staff Addam Francisco: Founder, Editor-in-Chief. Alberto Bodei: Staff writer, Thunder. Megan Hines: Staff Writer, WNBA, LA Sparks Beat. Jonathan Goudeau: Staff Writer, NFL, University of Central OK sports. A.J. Bussey: Staff Writer, Culture. Darrell Hill: Staff Writer, Culture. Contributors: Tanner Johnson, Shannon Blake What makes us so unique? We have writers from […]


Five Facts: OKC vs. Cavs

The Thunder won their fifth game in a row, this time besting the Cleveland Cavaliers by a score of 121-106. OKC seems to have found confidence on the road and are now sitting at 20-15 on the season. A record nobody saw coming…except maybe the ones wearing Thunder jerseys. Here’s the facts: 1. OKC needs […]