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Atlanta’s Breland, Los Angeles’ Parker Named WNBA Players of the Week

Jessica Breland of the Atlanta Dream and Candace Parker of the Los Angeles Sparks today were named the WNBA’s Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played July 9-15.   Breland earned Player of the Week honors for the first time in her seven-year career.  She led the Eastern Conference in […]

World Bare Knuckle Fighting Federation Officially Up & Running

Combat sports’ newest organization, World Bare Knuckle Fighting Federation (WBKFF), officially announced today that it is fully operational and targeting this October to promote its inaugural professional event, to air worldwide on independent pay per view. WBKFF principals include CEO Tom Stankiewicz, COO & Director of Operations JC and matchmaker Paul Tyler. The exact date […]

Bruno Ferreira battles back from cancer Returns after 3 years of inactivity to fight at “Road to M-1: USA”

Undefeated Brazilian MMA fighter Bruno Ferreira (8-0-0) returns to action August 11 after successfully battling cancer the past three years. The now 30-year-old Ferreira will take on always dangerous Tony Gravely (12-5-0), of Virginia, at “Road to M-1: USA”, presented by M-1 Global USA and Angel Fight Promotions. “This is very special for me,” Ferreira […]

Sky Blue FC Suffers Home Loss to North Carolina Courage

Sky Blue FC (0-12-3, 3 points) returned to National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) action on Saturday, suffering a 4-0 home loss to the first-place North Carolina Courage (14-1-3, 45 points) at Yurcak Field. “We moved the ball well in the first half, but we were in a position where we had to be much more […]

Sky Blue FC Hosts First-Place North Carolina Courage on Saturday

Sky Blue FC (0-11-3, 3 points) will return to National Women’s Soccer League (NWSL) action on Saturday, hosting the first-place North Carolina Courage (13-1-3, 42 points) at Yurcak Field in Piscataway, N.J. The match-up gets underway at 7:00 p.m. ET, and tickets are available now online. Saturday night will mark the third meeting of the […]

Seattle’s Hughes, Phoenix’s Brondello Earns Spots as Head Coaches for Verizon WNBA All-Star 2018

Seattle Storm head coach Dan Hughes and Phoenix Mercury head coach Sandy Brondello have earned spots as the head coaches for Verizon WNBA All-Star 2018.  Hughes and Brondello will be joined on the bench by their respective coaching staffs at the 15thWNBA All-Star Game, which will take place on Saturday, July 28 at Target Center […]

Minnesota Maya Moore Receives June WNBA Cares Assist Award Presented by State Farm

Minnesota Lynx guard Maya Moore has received the June WNBA Cares Community Assist Award presented by State Farm for inspiring youth, supporting underprivileged children and improving criminal justice reform.   Before Minnesota’s 2018 home opener, a poster of Moore debuted outside the Target Center.  After a picture of 5-year-old Liliana Sikakane posing in front of […]