5 October 2022
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ESPN’s new 30 for 30 ‘Dream On’ looks at the gold-or-bust women’s USA Basketball teams

USA Basketball’s 1996 women’s dream team.Photo: Getty Images The great Reese Bobby admitted that he didn’t think through the only advice that he ever gave his son in Talladega Nights the Ballad of Ricky Bobby. “If you ain’t first, you’re last,” doesn’t even make sense. As Reese said after getting thrown out of Applebees, “you […]

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Sue Bird to retire at end of the season.

Sue Bird’s next stop will be the Hall of Fame.Image: Getty Images Sue Bird announced today that this WNBA season will be her last after 21 years in the league. She was drafted first overall in 2002 to the Seattle Storm, where she has remained throughout her two-decade career, during which she was a 12-time […]

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LeBron James is officially a billionaire

LeBron JamesPhoto: Getty Images “In the next 15 or 20 years, I hope I’ll be the richest man in the world,” LeBron James said to Tim Withers of the Associated Press in 2005. “That’s one of my goals. I want to be a billionaire. I want to get to a position where generation on generation […]

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Jay Wright could be next 76ers coach if Doc Rivers blows another series

If Doc Rivers flames out, is Jay Wright in line to coach the Sixers?Image: Getty Images Doc Rivers sounded more shook than ever on Wednesday defending his history of coaching teams who have flamed out after taking resounding leads in past playoffs series’. His voice typically cracks, but in defending himself from criticism of his […]

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Staying quiet about Brittney Griner hasn’t worked

Brittney Griner has been detained in Russia for more than two months.Image: Getty Images For the past two months, people around Brittney Griner and the WNBA have been low-key. The idea was that any loud calls to have the basketball star released from her Russian prison as Vladimir Putin launched an assault against Ukraine would […]

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