Torrens named MVP as Spain captures 71-55 win over France

PRAGUE – Spain’s Alba Torrens put together a spectacular performance scoring 10 of her 18 points in the opening quarter to guide them to a 71-55 win over France for a Gold Medal at O2 Arena in Prague. Her performance earned her MVP honors as she ranked third overall in scoring with 17.8 points per…

Lakers trade Russell, Mozgov to Brooklyn for Brook Lopez, 27th overall pick

NEW YORK – The Los Angeles Lakers have agreed to trade D’Angelo Russell and Timofey Mozgov to the Brooklyn Nets for Brook Lopez and the 27th overall pick in Thursday night’s NBA Draft, according to a report from Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Lopez is a former All-Star who has averaged 18.6 points and 7.1 rebounds over…

Hornets Acquire Dwight Howard

CHARLOTTE – Charlotte Hornets General Manager Rich Cho announced in a Press Release that the team has acquired center Dwight Howard and the 31st overall selection in the 2017 NBA Draft from the Atlanta Hawks in exchange for Marco Belinelli, Miles Plumlee and the 41st overall pick in the 2017 NBA Draft. “We are excited…

Boston Celtics trade No. 1 overall draft pick to Philadelphia 76ers

NEW YORK – Philadelphia completed its trade for the No. 1 overall pick in this year’s NBA draft, landing the pick from the Boston Celtics on Monday. Philadelphia will hold the No. 1 pick for the second straight year with the last holdup being the customary league approval on the terms. Boston gets the No….

LeBron Reflects On Game 5 Loss!

CLEVELAND – Instead of dwelling over the Cleveland Cavaliers’ loss to the Golden State Warriors, a thankful LeBron is striving for improvement

Floyd Mayweather to McGregor: Let’s Make It Happen

LONDON – In an interview with BT Sports, pound-for-pound undefeated former professional boxing champion Floyd Mayweather said he’s ready to make the long awaited fight between him and UFC’s Conor McGregor. According to several media outlets including Showtime Sports the two are set to go head-to-head in the superfight in Las Vegas on August 26th…

Kevin Durant named Finals MVP – Captures first title with Warriors

OAKLAND – After five long seasons, Kevin Durant conquered his quest on returning to the NBA Finals taking home MVP honors finishing with 39 points, seven rebounds and five assists in a 129-120 Game 5 win over the Cleveland Cavaliers at Oracle Arena. KD averaged 35.2 points, 8.4 rebounds and 5.4 assists in the Finals,becoming…