Over the weekend Mansfield held a basketball tournament at the Fieldhouse USA Complex where dozens of teams from across the metroplex hoped to compete for a championship title. Instead athletes, coaches, and their family members were met with chaos after an active shooter was announced mid-game. According to police, a parent and a coach were […]


Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Looks like Soulja Boy didnt bring that Big Draco energy to the Basket ball court up against Chris Brown. Press play to see how much pressure Breezy was flexin with. NBA vibes for sure from the Run it Singer. P-skillz (@PskillzFlo)

We know Drake is the big actor/artist of the decade/label owner and now it looks like we can add “basketball player” to his list of hats. Video went viral yesterday of ‘October’s Very Own’ going 1-on-1 against the now Miami Heat’s Kyle Lowry at FTX Arena. Of course the two got super cool when Drake […]


Follow The Beat On Twitter: Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Looks like Drake is spending some Uncle, Father, & son time via the B ball court. Press play and peep the vibes from Drizzy as he shows his up most support for Bronny. Lebron James was def t’d up during the game as his son […]


Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Sign Up For Our Newsletter! The sequel to Space Jam has finally landed. Michael Jordan raised the bar during the original movie, when it comes to working on the big screen with animated superstars. For the second offer around Lebron James finally said yes , to the roll as the […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter: The consensus of Ja Rule’s halftime performance is underwhelming. Except that’s not what Ja Rule made it appear like. Sign Up For Our Newsletter! This made people bring out what really happened and well… When the Timberwolves decided to poke fun at him he responded by placing a curse on […]

Duncanville High School’s basketball coach Cathy Self-Morgan, resigned on Wednesday amid accusations of recruiting violations. Her record of 1,170-287, including a 105-game winning streak and leading Duncanville to five Texas state titles after taking over the program in 2000.   Per ESPN: The allegations of illegal recruiting stem from Sheridane Gusters, the mother of former […]

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The NBA has added Dirk Nowitzki as a “special roster addition” to play in the All-Star Game. Dirk is the leading foreign-born scorer in NBA history and has suited up this year for a record 21st season with the Dallas Mavs. Follow The Beat On Twitter:  Sign Up For Our Newsletter!  The Latest:

Follow The Beat On Twitter: Thanks to you DFW, the BIG3 Basketball Playoffs 2018 was a huge success and drew the largest crowd in the game’s history. The two teams that will be playing in the Championships this week (August 24th) in Brooklyn will be Power and 3’s Company. Be sure to catch the heat […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter: Check out the exclusive interview above in which lilD talks big sports with the BIG3 commissioner and former NBA baller Clyde “The Glide” Drexler. He’s in town for the BIG3 basketball playoffs, going on tonight (August 17, 2018) at the American Airlines Center. Click here to get your BIG3 tickets. Big fun […]

Follow The Beat On Twitter: BIG3 basketball founder and Hip Hop mogul Ice Cube is back in the DFW and stopped by 97.9 The Beat to talk about the playoffs, going down today at the American Airlines Center. RELATED: BIG3 Basketball Player Andre Emmett Interview [EXCLUSIVE] Click here to get your BIG3 tickets. Big fun for the […]