Floyd’s hometown of Houston holds memorial march

A memorial march has was held for George Floyd in his hometown of Houston, Texas on Tuesday. Around 60,000 people gathered downtown to honor Floyd, including his family and the city’s mayor and police chief. Organizers and participants said Floyd’s legacy has helped the city largely avoid the violent protests seen elsewhere across the country. … Read more Floyd’s hometown of Houston holds memorial march

U.S. Protests Continue Despite Curfew

Thousands of people marched in protest in cities from New York to Los Angeles as curfews went into effect to help police stem violence and vandalism. In Houston, tensions escalated with police after a peaceful gathering organized in part by the family of George Floyd. Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot said she will expedite some planned … Read more U.S. Protests Continue Despite Curfew

George Floyd’s Family Speaks Out as Police Brutality Protests Continue Across the U.S.

Roxie Washington, the mother of George Floyd’s 6-year-old daughter, made her first public comments since Floyd died while in police custody in Minneapolis. “If there’s a problem she’s having and she needs her dad, she does not have that anymore,” she said in Houston on Tuesday, June 2. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE … Read more George Floyd’s Family Speaks Out as Police Brutality Protests Continue Across the U.S.

Family of George Floyd Joins Protesters in Houston

(June 2) Watch as the family of George Floyd speaks out about his death while in police custody in Minneapolis last week. The family is expected to march with protesters in Houston, Texas, on Tuesday, June 2, 2020. Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://bit.ly/2TwO8Gm QUICKTAKE ON SOCIAL: Follow QuickTake on Twitter: twitter.com/quicktake Like QuickTake on … Read more Family of George Floyd Joins Protesters in Houston

White people beg for forgiveness from their black neighbors in Floyd’s hometown

A group of white Texans begged their black neighbours to forgive them for years of racism. Crowds gathered in Houston to pray for George Floyd’s family, after his death in police custody in Minneapolis. During the service, the white attendees knelt in front of their black neighbours and prayed for forgiveness and reconciliation. Many were … Read more White people beg for forgiveness from their black neighbors in Floyd’s hometown

The best and worst NBA shooters of the 2000s from everywhere on the floor | NBA on ESPN

A new generation of stars helped the NBA transition into a new era in the 2000s. Kirk Goldsberry explains which players were the most and least efficient from each zone on the court between 2000 and 2009, including Shaquille O’Neal, LeBron James, Dirk Nowitzki, Kevin Garnett, Ray Allen, Steve Nash, Allan Houston, Sam Cassell, Rasheed … Read more The best and worst NBA shooters of the 2000s from everywhere on the floor | NBA on ESPN

The top five new QB-WR duos in the NFL | Get Up

Domonique Foxworth joins Mike Greenberg on Get Up to rank the top five new QB-WR duos for the 2020 NFL season, including: the Arizona Cardinals’ Kyler Murray and DeAndre Hopkins, the Denver Broncos’ Drew Lock and Jerry Jeudy, the Houston Texans’ Deshaun Watson and Brandin Cooks, the New Orleans Saints’ Drew Brees and Emmanuel Sanders, … Read more The top five new QB-WR duos in the NFL | Get Up

George Floyd’s Brother Kneels at Minneapolis Memorial Honoring His Death

Chants of “George Floyd” filled the air as a large crowd gathered at the spot where the man who has become a symbol in the unrest sweeping across the world took his last breaths. Floyd’s brother, Terrence Floyd dropped to his knees when walking up to the scene, which has been turned into a makeshift … Read more George Floyd’s Brother Kneels at Minneapolis Memorial Honoring His Death

‘We will march with everybody’: Houston police chief tells George Floyd protesters

The UK’s Guardian picked up the story of Houston police chief, Art Acevedo, who has joined marches, and spoke of reacting to recent uprisings following the death of George Floyd with love and compassion. A police chief in Houston was welcomed with cheers as he gave an impassioned speech to a crowd of protesters demanding … Read more ‘We will march with everybody’: Houston police chief tells George Floyd protesters

New York police clash with protesters marching against George Floyd death

In New York City, police cars clashed with protesters marching against the death of George Floyd. This sparked further outrage, prompting demonstrators to retaliate. In #Houston, reports said a female protester was knocked down and injured after a police officer on horseback blew a whistle and rode through to disperse the crowds. #NewYork #GeorgeFloyd Subscribe … Read more New York police clash with protesters marching against George Floyd death

‘Skinny James Harden’ makes the Rockets title favorites – Kendrick Perkins | The Jump

Rachel Nichols, Kendrick Perkins and Richard Jefferson react to photos of James Harden from an article in The Athletic by Kelly Iko, showing the Houston Rockets guard looking much thinner after an intense workout regimen during the shutdown. #TheJump #NBA #Sports Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: … Read more ‘Skinny James Harden’ makes the Rockets title favorites – Kendrick Perkins | The Jump

How is J.J. Watt’s legacy impacted by not winning Super Bowl rings? | First Take

Max Kellerman and Domonique Foxworth discuss how three-time NFL Defensive Player of the Year J.J. Watt’s NFL legacy is impacted by no Super Bowls wins with the Houston Texans. #FirstTake #NFL Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: http://bit.ly/SUBSCRIBEtoNBAonESPN Watch … Read more How is J.J. Watt’s legacy impacted by not winning Super Bowl rings? | First Take

DeAndre Hopkins responds to Michael Thomas claiming he’s the NFL’s best WR | Jalen & Jacoby

DeAndre Hopkins joins Jalen & Jacoby to address Houston Texans coach Bill O’Brien saying Hopkins’ contract was the reason why he was traded to the Arizona Cardinals. He also talks about Deshaun Watson’s game without Hopkins to throw to, and where Hopkins ranks among NFL WRs alongside Michael Thomas of the New Orleans Saints and … Read more DeAndre Hopkins responds to Michael Thomas claiming he’s the NFL’s best WR | Jalen & Jacoby