All posts by Addam M. Francisco

Founder & Editor-in-Chief. National Association of Black Journalists. University of Central Oklahoma.

Miami too hot for Hawks, advance to Eastern Conference semifinals

Victor Oladipo and the Miami Heat push past a struggling Trae YOung and the Atlanta Hawks to advance to the Eastern Conference Semifinals.

Ranking OKC’s “Veterans” after 2021-22 Season

Another Thunder season has passed, and it's time for our annual player evaluations.

420: We Need to Apologize to the Athletes Scrutinized for Cannabis in the Past

As we embark on another 4/20 holiday, it's only fair that we remember the athletes who were ahead of their time and paid the price for it.

Is Zion starting to feel like a…bust?

Entering the 2019 NBA Draft, Zion Williamson and Ja Morant were the two headliners, expected to do great things in the league. Who would be the most successful was debatable but based on his natural ability and peculiar skillset, Williamson was the consensus jewel of that class. Interesting how things work out, isn't it? Three ...

Tanking days are done, OKC has to compete

The Thunder wrapped up their last home game of the 2021-22 season on Tuesday night, which signifies the end of a taxing year.

Chris vs. Will: The Real Lesson is to Protect Your Wives, Despite Past Circumstances

Will Smith to Chris Rock: "Keep my wife's name out of your f***ing mouth."

Southeast High School’s Under-Appreciated Backcourt

Entering Wednesday's Regional Championship game, Southeast's LaDainian FIelds and Michael Graham Jr. weren't considered top 100 players in their sophomore class.