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Raven Symone Addresses Her Sexuality And Race (Video)

Raven-Symone came out of the closet to Oprah Winfrey Sunday night, but made one thing very clear – she’s not down with putting a label on herself and that includes being called African-American. During Symone’s interview, Raven spoke for the first time about her tweet celebrating the Supreme Court ruling on gay marriage last year and explained she’s in a relationship with...
Via Geeks and Cleats
October 06, 2014  |  Discuss

James Harden, Team USA Take Ice Bucket Challenge

Yes, athletes ice their bodies. With an ice bucket? Not that often. James Harden and Team USA took the viral “Ice Bucket Challenge” today after practice and challence NBA comissioner Adam Silver, president Barack Obama, and Oprah Winfrey! The challenge was originally started to raise awareness about amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS). If the person/group challenged didn’t...
Via Rockets Social
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Team USA takes Ice Bucket Challenge

Someone challenged Team USA to the Ice Bucket Challenge. Who are they to decline? Apparently Kyrie Irving and Miles Plumlee decided not to participate. Team USA challenged President Barack Obama, NBA commissioner Adam Silver and Oprah Winfrey to take the challenge and raise awareness for ALS. More on that in a second. The next person to take the challenge was former Team USA and...
Via Crossover Chronicles
August 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Sam reality show called off

Two days after Oprah Winfrey Network announced that they would be producing a Michael Sam reality show chronicling the pass rusher’s journey to make it in the NFL as the first openly gay player in the league, it was announced that the show was being called off. “After careful consideration and discussion with the St. […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 17, 2014  |  Discuss

OWN Postpones Michael Sam Docu-Series So He Can Focus On Making Team

OWN, the Oprah Winfrey Network, announced Friday that they are putting their docu-series on St. Louis Rams rookie Michael Sam on hold. “After careful consideration and discussion with the St. Louis Rams, ‘The Untitled Michael Sam Project’ has been postponed, allowing Michael the best opportunity to achieve his dream of making the team,” network president Erik Logan said in...
Via NESN.com
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Sam's Documentary With Oprah Winfrey Put on Hold

Michael Sam raised a few eyebrows when he announced that he is gay, a few more when he kissed his boyfriend on television, but even more when it became public knowledge that a reality show on his journey to the NFL was being filmed. That doesn't sound like something a person that just wants to be viewed as  football player would do--and now it isn't something he is going...
Via FatManWriting
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Sam puts documentary series with Oprah on hold

The Oprah Winfrey Network is pumping the breaks on its recently announced Michael Sam' documentary series -- "The Untitled Michael Sam Project." OWN has announced that the project has been postponed following discussions with the St. Louis Rams. It puts a cap on a rather contradicting week for the former All-American defensive end. On Tuesday, Sam was saying all the...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Sam puts documentary series with Oprah on hold

The Oprah Winfrey Network is pumping the breaks on its recently announced Michael Sam' documentary series -- "The Untitled Michael Sam Project." OWN has announced that the project has been postponed following discussions with the St. Louis Rams. "After careful consideration and discussion with the St. Louis Rams, 'The Untitled Michael Sam Project' has been...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Rams reportedly not concerned about Michael Sam reality show

The announcement this week that Michael Sam was going to be featured in a reality show on Oprah Winfrey Network caught many by surprise and gave us many reasons to doubt and criticize the former Missouri linebacker. It’s hard enough for NFL players to succeed as it is, but it’s even tougher when you have […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

5 reasons men should watch the OWN network

Yes men, The Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) can offer something for you too. From the inception of this network, the casual observer can easily see that it was marketed towards the female demographic.
Via The Camel Clutch Blog
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Anonymous Ram concerned over Michael Sam reality show

Well it seems not everyone in the St. Louis Rams locker room is thrilled about Michael Sam having a reality show. It was announced Wednesday that Sam would have his own reality show on the Oprah Winfrey Network. There has been a mixed reaction from social media about this situation to the point that it has hit the Rams locker room. An unnamed player for the Rams spoke to Josina Anderson...
Via No Guts, No Glory
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Sam Scores Documentary Series on Oprah Winfrey Network

TV The first openly gay NFL draftee is hitting a small screen near you. And we're not talking about ESPN.
Via maxim.com
May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Oprah Winfrey Network to produce a new reality series on Michael Sam

Announced Wednesday, Michael Sam will be the subject of a new documentary series produced by the same filmmaker and network responsible for the Lindsay Lohan reality series. The new project will air on OWN a.k.a. the Oprah Winfrey Network. Sam, who is the first openly gay player drafted into the National Football League, will be followed by cameras as he opens his life to the American...
Via Awful Announcing
May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Oprah Winfrey Network Creating Michael Sam Documentary

Photo Credit: peqynyo/IconoSquare Days after the NFL 2014 Draft, people are still talking about the SEC’s co-Defensive Player of the Year Michael Sam. Sam, who was drafted by the St. Louis Rams in the seventh round received overwhelming exposure due to being the first openly gay athlete drafted into the NFL. The story on Michael Sam grew even larger when he decided to passionately...
Via Blog Surface
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Oprah Winfrey Network To Produce Michael Sam Documentary Series

The Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) announced Wednesday that it will broadcast a multi-part documentary series on Michael Sam and “his historic journey as he prepares to enter the biggest professional sports league in America.” Sam, who came out before the NFL draft, made history over the weekend as he became the first openly gay player to be drafted. The former Missouri linebacker...
Via NESN.com
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Sam inks docu-series deal with Oprah

Oprah Winfrey wants to tell Michael Sam's story. Winfrey's OWN cable network announced Wednesday that it will produce a docu-series about the newest member of the St. Louis Rams and first openly gay football player drafted in the NFL. No title or airdate have officially been set, but it is known that the series will be produced by Emmy-nominated filmmaker Amy Rice ("...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Sam inks docu-series deal with Oprah

Oprah Winfrey wants to tell Michael Sam's story. Winfrey's OWN cable network announced Wednesday that it will produce a docu-series about the newest member of the St. Louis Rams and first openly gay football player drafted in the NFL. No title or airdate have officially been set, but it is known that the series will be produced by Emmy-nominated filmmaker Amy Rice ("...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Sam to be featured in show on Oprah Winfrey Network

Michael Sam’s journey to make it as the first openly gay player in the NFL will be documented in a series on Oprah Winfrey Network, the network announced Wednesday. Sam, the former Missouri linebacker and SEC Defensive Player of the Year, will essentially have his own reality TV crew following him around for the show. […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Michael Sam Getting Multi-Part Documentary On Oprah’s Network

For someone who says he just wanted to be treated like everyone else and  to just see him as a football player, Michael Sam sure has a lot of  extracurricular activities going on that has nothing to do with the NFL, but more to do with him being gay. He has ESPN at his house, he is selling gear, he is talking to People magazine and now this. According to ESPN, he will be featured...
Via BlackSportsOnline
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Oprah Winfrey’s ‘OWN Network’ Purchases Rights To Michael Sam Documentary

Michael Sam’s journey from All American defensive end to becoming the NFL’s first openly gay players will become a documentary, and Oprah Winfrey will bring it to us. Darren Rovell is reporting that Winfrey and her OWN network, have purchased the rights to begin a documentary series about Sam’s journey. Oprah’s OWN has bought the rights to a documentary series featuring Michael...
Via Thacover2
May 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Oprah, Among Others, Looking To Buy The Los Angeles Clippers

According to various reports, Oprah Winfrey is looking to team up with high-powered businessmen Larry Ellison and David Geffen to purchase the Los Angeles Clippers. The NBA Board of Governers are likely to force disgraced owner Donald Sterling to sell the team after he was banned for life by league commissioner Adam Silver on Tuesday.  Oprah Winfrey considering teaming with David...
Via Sportsnaut
May 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Oprah Winfrey is interested in buying the Los Angeles Clippers

With the possibility that the Los Angeles Clippers might be up for sale, many notable entertainers and businessmen are lining up to buy the team. The latest big name to enter the fray is Oprah Winfrey according to Rachel Nichols of CNN/Turner Sports: Oprah Winfrey latest to express interest in buying the Clippers if indeed Donald Sterling forced to sell, ESPN reports. — Rachel...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Oprah Winfrey Considering Bid To Buy Los Angeles Clippers

A star-studded list of suitors is lining up to buy the Los Angeles Clippers in anticipation of owner Donald Sterling’s ousting, the latest of which reportedly is none other than Oprah Winfrey. Winfrey is considering teaming up with music mogul David Geffen and Oracle founder Larry Ellison to make a bid to buy the Clippers, sources told ESPN on Wednesday. The 60-year-old talk...
Via NESN.com
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Oprah Interested In Buying The Clippers With David Geffen, Larry Ellison

Looks like a major bidding war is only in the works to purchase the Los Angeles Clippers. Not only has Diddy & Rick Ross expressed their interested in purchasing the team, according to a source to ESPN,Oprah Winfrey, David Geffen and Larry Ellison are as well: Oprah Winfrey considering teaming with David Geffen & Larry Ellison […] The post Oprah Interested In Buying The...
Via Diehardsport
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Oprah Winfrey Reportedly Looking to Buy Clippers

This entire Donald Sterling situation is getting more and more ridiculous by the minute. A day after Adam Silver came down with the hammer, Oprah Winfrey is reportedly looking to get involved in buying the Los Angeles Clippers. Oprah Winfrey considering teaming with David Geffen & Larry Ellison to make bid to buy Clippers, sources tell ESPN. pic.twitter.com/7biRYYb0Nt — SportsCenter...
Via Pass The Pill
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss
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