According to racial equality activist Richard Lapchick, the NBA in 2015 was composed of 74.4 percent black players, 23.3 percent white players, 1.8 percent Latino players of any race, and 0.2 percent Asian players.
Who is the only black NFL owner?
The Jacksonville Jaguars’ Shahid Khan and the Buffalo Bills’ Kim Pegula are currently the only people of color who are majority owners of NFL franchises. None of the league’s majority owners are black.
How many NFL teams are owned by black owners?
That means there are still just two people of color among the principal owners of the NFL’s 32 teams. They are Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shahid Khan, who is Pakistani American, and Kim Pegula, who is Asian American and co-owns the Buffalo Bills.
How many black sports owners are there?
Fact: There are ZERO black owners in the NFL and ONE black majority owner in the NBA (Michael Jordan).
Who was the first black NBA player?