by Jeff Lightsy Jr. July 1st marks the first day of the official 2015 free agent period in the NBA. But I just can’t wait that long to talk about all of the potential madness that may occur. Like most free agent classes, this class is loaded with extremely talented players. This includes LeBron James, Marc Gasol, LaMarcus Aldridge, DeAndre Jordan, Jimmy Butler and Kevin … Continue reading NBA Free Agency 2015: Let The Games Begin
by Jeff Lightsy Jr. On Friday June 26th, 2015 the Supreme Court came to a landmark decision in American history. The Courts have decided that same-sex marriage is now legal in all 50 states. The lead plaintiff in the case was Jim Obergefell.His case arose when Obergefell sued the state of Ohio for not recognizing his marriage license to his husband. Obergefell had his marriage … Continue reading Same Sex marriage means everything to Obama’s Legacy
by Jeff Lightsy Jr. Yes, Mr. President you are allowed to continue to smile after your indescribable win today in court. The Supreme Court voted 6-3 in favor of Obamacare today. This decision comes just in time for Democratic nominations to use on the campaign trail for 2016. With this decision, the government will continue to subsidize the Affordable Healthcare Act, thus providing thousands of … Continue reading Supreme Court says YES to Obamacare
by Jeff Lightsy Jr. Kevin Love has decided to opt out of the final year of his contract with the Cleveland Cavaliers. A deal that would have paid him $16.5 million for next year. Now, Love is a free agent and is a hot commodity among many teams in the NBA. Lets go over the possible options for the services of one Kevin Love. First … Continue reading What’s next for Kevin Love?
by Jeff Lightsy Jr. I think it is time for one of basketball’s most prolific franchises to wake up and smell the roses. Yes, I am talking about the Los Angeles Lakers. It is that time of the year again when any and every speculation and rumor swirls around the NBA’s most recognizable franchise. This time it is trade rumors of acquiring King’s troubled superstar … Continue reading Why the Lakers should wake up from their fairy tale dream
by Jeff Lightsy Jr. In wake of the shooting that took place in Charleston, South Carolina a great deal of people are still mourning. The citizens of this community will forever be affected by what took place that Wednesday night. With time passing more fact are unveiled. We have learned that the killer of these 9 people in the Emmanuel AME Church is 21 year … Continue reading Does Dylan Roof deserve the death penalty?
by Jeff Lightsy Jr. Before I begin this story I would like to send my thoughts and prayers out to any and every individual who was impacted by the events that occurred in Charleston, South Carolina on the night of June 17, 2015. I can’t even imagine the pain that you all are going through right now. What I can describe is the pain that … Continue reading Can America help protect black people?
by Jeff Lightsy Jr. Congrats to the 2014-15 NBA Champions the Golden State Warriors on their 4-2 series win over the Cleveland Cavaliers. While winning the championship by itself is a unbelievable feat, the Warriors made history while doing it. I’m not just talking about history that will go down in the record books, but they have forever changed the way basketball will be played … Continue reading The Golden State Warriors have forever change basketball in the NBA
by Jeff Lightsy Jr. The Los Angeles Clippers have now traded for Charlotte Hornets guard Lance Stephenson. I believe that this move makes them a lot better. Is Stephenson a very controversial player? Yes. Does he have a personality that doesn’t blend well with others? Yes. But he has a combination of intensity and skill set that can help him thrive for the Clippers. Also … Continue reading Lance Stephenson makes the Clippers better today
by Jeff Lightsy Jr. At last the long wait is finally over. After years of flirting with the idea of putting together a presidential campaign, billionaire Donald Trump has decided that he will run in 2016. Some believed Trump would have run for office decades ago, stemming all the way back to 1989. Instead Trump has decided that now is the perfect opportunity to in … Continue reading Donald Trump running for President is a complete joke