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17-Year-Old Kobe Used To Kill UCLA In Pickup Games


Simply add this to the legend of the Black Mamba. Turns out, Kobe Bryant has been a killer even before he even was a full-time starter for the Los Angeles ... Read More »

Cheyenne Engineer Named Winner Of Nike Shoe Design Contest


Being a sneaker nerd ain’t that bad. Just ask Brett Drake. Drake, is a local engineer with RESPEC Consultants (and goes by the title “sneaker nerd”) has won a $50,000 Nike ... Read More »

NBA Playoffs Roundup: Celtics, Wizards Take Control


In a pivotal game, the Boston Celtics and Washington Wizards did just enough to take control of their respective first-round series. The top-seeded the Celtics were too good in game ... Read More »

Top WNBA Pick Kelsey Plum Shows Off Cannon Arm


Unless you’re joining the NFL Draft, an athlete does not really need to have a cannon for an arm. But it does not hurt to have one, especially during those ... Read More »

WVU’s Lanay Montgomery Makes WNBA History

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There is always a first time for everything and in the case of Lanay Montgomery, it’s also long been overdue. Montgomery made history in Montgomery County last week when the ... Read More »

NBA Taps Drake To Host First-Ever Awards Show


A little more stardust sure wouldn’t hurt. Canadian and platinum-selling rapper Drake will host the NBA Awards on June 26, the league announced on Tuesday. An ambassador and fan of ... Read More »

Basketball Without Borders Heads To Israel This Summer


Politics are tense in the Middle East these days, but that’s what Basketball Without Borders are here for. The NBA and FIBA are going to Israel, a nation that has ... Read More »

Chris Paul Lets Reporter Hear It After Asking A Dumb Question


What’s it about media members these days? One reporter actually had the gall to ask Chris Paul this question (“Will the Clippers be back here Sunday playing a Game 7?”) ... Read More »

NBA Playoffs Roundup: Rockets Advance, Spurs Put Grizzlies On The Ropes


Russell Westbrook was his usual self but nothing that the Houston Rockets couldn’t handle. James Harden had 34 points and his supporting cast helped Houston overcome a 47-point game by ... Read More »

Rajon Rondo May Try And Play In Game 5


It’s no coincidence that the Chicago Bulls have lost two in a row in the games Rajon Rondo .sat down in their first-round playoff series against the Boston Celtics. Rondo, missed ... Read More »