From Allen Iverson’s eyebrows to Florence Griffith Joyner’s nails and Michael Jordan’s sneakers, the influence of Black culture on sports is undeniably unique.
In celebration of Black History Month, Sporting News takes a look at athletes who stay true to themselves, bringing a flair to the game like the sports world has never seen before.
Simply put, Black Excellence is everywhere.
If any of these make you uncomfortable, don’t. Because, like it or not, Black Culture is, in fact, American Culture.
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