Latest Appearances And Speaking Engagements By Sports Celebrities
Boris Diaw has been a revelation for the San Antonio Spurs, much like many of their important reserve pieces. Diaw’s most important life work however has occurred off the basketball court.
He was recently apart of a tour of NBA stars that made their way to South Africa for an exhibiti... Read More
This past Saturday, former Tennessee football coach Phillip Fulmer was reunited with one of his former players. Inky Johnson joined Fulmer at the Chapel Hill Baptist Church in Milan, Tennessee to speak about faith and Vols football.
Fulmer’s recruitment of Johnson helped uplift him ou... Read More
There have been a wave of Canadian basketball players in recent years. With basketball pride at an all-time high in the country, Canadian-based bank BMO inked three natives playing in the NBA and the Toronto Raptors top star to endorsement deals.
The Milwaukee Bucks’ Tyler Ennis... Read More
With the NFL almost ready to kick off again, there is no shortage of companies looking to gain exposure through partnerships with the league’s stars. One such pact exists between sports apparel company PUMA and New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman.
Edelman recently had a... Read More
Milwaukee Brewers minor leaguer David Denson is the latest athlete to publicly share his personal truth and become a trailblazer of sorts for the revelation. Denson is the first openly-gay player in affiliated baseball.
He came out to the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel prior to a game with his... Read More
Florida State football players are getting more than just on-field instruction this preseason. A series of speakers have been brought in to teach responsibility and other valuable life lessons.
People who have spoken to the team include former NBA player Chris Herren, and former NFL players... Read More
In the male-dominated world of the NFL, a historic moment between two women took place during the first week of preseason action. The league’s first female coach, Jen Welter, met up with the first full-time female official, Sarah Thomas.
The two shook hands prior to the Arizona Cardin... Read More
Chris Herren was once on a collision course for basketball stardom. His story about what derailed his dreams and how to avoid similar pitfalls has inspired leagues of people throughout the country.
Last week, Herren spoke for nearly an hour to 3,100 students from grades 8 through 12 a... Read More