Steph Curry catches fire in third quarter as Warriors route Rockets by 41 points

OAKLAND, California — Stephen Curry scored 18- of- his 35 points on 7-for-7 shooting in the third quarter, as the Golden State Warriors beat the Rockets 126-85 on Sunday night for a 2-1 lead in the Western Conference finals. The 41-point victory was the largest in franchise history during the postseason. The Warriors also earned…

Real Madrid crowned Euroleague Champs as they top Fenerbahce 85-80

BELGRADE, Serbia — Luka Doncic was crowned the Turkish Airlines EuroLeague Final Four MVP, as Real Madrid defeated Fenerbahce Dogus Istanbul at Stark Arena in Belgrade 85-80 for the title. Fabien Causeur scored a team-high 17 points and Luka Doncic added 15 points and 4 assists. Trey Thompkins contributed 10 points as 11 different Madrid…

6th Annual Taste of The Lions At Ford field @TasteoftheNFL

DETROIT, Michigan – Darius Slay, Ziggy Ansah, Taylor Decker and the 2018 Detroit Lions players signed autographs and mingled with fans at Ford field on Wednesday May 16th, all in the spirit of Charity. The 6th Annual Taste of the Lions event offered attendees great options in food from some of metro Detroit’s top restaurants,…

Stevenson, Jack ruled a Majority Draw – retains WBC Light Heavyweight Title

TORONTO, Canada — Adonis Stevenson (29-1-1, 24 KOs)retained his WBC light heavyweight title Saturday night after a majority draw with Badou Jack (22-1-3, 13 KOs) at Air Canada Centre in Toronto. “I won the fight because I hurt him to the body,” Stevenson told Showtime’s Jim Gray in his postfight interview. Two judges scored it…

King James lifts Cavs over Celtics 116-86, Series 2-1

CLEVELAND, Ohio — LeBron James (8-12FG, 3-3 3ptFG, and 8-10FT) recorded 27 points, 12 assists, 5 boards, 2 blocks and 2 steals as the Cleveland Cavaliers earned its first victory in the Eastern Conference finals with a 116-86 win in Game 3 over Boston on Saturday night. “They took it to us,” Celtics coach Brad…

Twitter To Live Stream 20 games WNBA Regular Season Games

SAN FRANCISCO, California — Social media platform, Twitter, will live stream 20 WNBA games during the 2018 season. Coverage will begin with four games on Sunday, May 20, followed by games each Tuesday and a season finale on Sunday, Aug. 19. Twitter’s four-game schedule on May 20 helps headline #WNBAAllDay, when all 12 teams will…

NCAA supports federal sports wagering regulation

To ensure integrity in sport, the NCAA supports a federal model addressing legalized gambling and has suspended its championship host policy related to sports wagering. “Our highest priorities in any conversation about sports wagering are maintaining the integrity of competition and student-athlete well-being,” said Mark Emmert, NCAA president. “Sports wagering can adversely impact student-athletes and…

Rockets take Game 2 to tie series at 1-1, Lil Wayne attends

HOUSTON, Texas — Hip-hop artist and founder of Young Money, Lil Wayne looked on as the Houston Rockets blew away the Golden State Warriors 127-105 to even the Western Conference finals at 1-1. The Rockets were led by James Harden (10 rebounds) and Eric Gordon who each scored 27 points each — as five players…

Panthers reach sales agreement with David Tepper for a reported $2.275 billion

CHARLOTTE, North Carolina — The Carolina Panthers announced today that a definitive agreement has been signed to sell the team to David Tepper, the founder and president of global hedge fund Appaloosa Management, L.P. and a well-known philanthropist. “Bringing the Panthers and the NFL to the Carolinas in 1993 was enormously fulfilling for Rosalind and…