Darnell Mayberry (@DarnellMayberry )

Darnell Mayberry

Bio Chicago Bulls Senior Writer - @TheAthletic | Email: dmayberry@theathletic.com
Location Chicago, IL
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Account created 23-06-2009 04:08:28
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iPhone : The lack of Black head football coaches stems from decades of stereotyping, structural discrimination, prejudiced hiring practices, a lack of upward mobility and rarity of opportunity. I worked for 6 months on a series that identifies solutions. Part one: theathletic.com/1885881

TweetDeck : Tidbits from Monty Williams’ availability, covering:

- Ramping up to Orlando
- Devin Booker’s All-NBA push?
- Cam Payne’s potential fit
- Space Mountain reference

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TweetDeck : Morehouse College pulled the plug on football because it understood what spreading the virus in a black community meant. At Clemson, with 37 cases among football players, they keep on keeping on. "It's a prime example of Black lives not mattering."
nytimes.com/2020/07/01/spo…

Twitter Web App : Michele Roberts on social justice: “Anybody that says, ‘I’m done with the NBA,’ see ya. I can’t even abide someone that says that because we say killing Black people is something we need to talk about...I don’t really think they have a place in our game." theathletic.com/1903578/2020/0…

iPhone : .Darnell Mayberry wrote a good story on Cam Payne after he was traded to Cleveland in January 2019. Cam Payne Sr. had a great pop-culture comparison to his sons rough ride in Chicago. theathletic.com/778583/2019/01…

iPhone : Sources: The eight teams not playing in Orlando are still pushing hard for a second site to train and play (televised) games. Intel on possible cities and complications here, with Michele Roberts's view from yesterday's NBA call too

theathletic.com/1896402/2020/0…

iPhone : .@ByScottPowerss spent months reporting this story about the Blackhawks logo, and presents a nuanced — and timely — look at an issue that even divides many in the Native American community. A must-read:
theathletic.com/1888307/2020/0…

iPhone : Activist, author and former NBA 3-point specialist Craig Hodges on the NBA’s impending return amid continued coronavirus concerns. theathletic.com/1865820/2020/0…