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Sparks Take Game Two!

By Larry Sanderson,

The LA Sparks race out a 27 to 11 second quarter outburst to lead 55 to 38 at the half and the Chicago Sky was never able to recover as the Sparks take a two game to none lead with a 99 to 84 win over the Sky in game 2 at the Staples Center Friday night.

Five Celebrity Artists/Actors That Could Play in the NBA

Kevin Hart

Kevin Hart

By Reuven Gonzales,

Athletes want to be rappers, and rappers want to be athletes. Time and time again, we see this to be true. Most recently, players like J.R. Smith, Iman Shumpert, and Damian Lillard have released rap tracks that have made their way around the internet. Even the Los Angeles Lakers’ dynamic duo of the early 2000’s, Shaquille O’Neal and Kobe Bryant, each tried their hand in the music industry at one point. So athletes have proven that they can’t rap, but can rappers play ball? Here are 5 celebrities that might have a shot in the NBA.

The Sparks Win 5 In A Row

Candace Parker; Credit - AP

Candace Parker; Credit – AP

By Larry Sanderson,

The LA Sparks raced to a fifth win in row and improve their WNBA best to 16-1 beating the best in the East the Liberty for third time this year 77 to 67.

Sparks Are WNBA’s Best With a Win over Connecticut

Nneka Ogwumike; Credit Getty Images

Nneka Ogwumike; Credit Getty Images

By Larry Sanderson,

Yesterday afternoon the Sparks keep on rolling with 80 to 73 win over the Sun at Staple Center. This improved their record to (13-1) and with the Lynx losing its second straight game in Washington on Sunday the Sparks are the number one team in WNBA.

Team USA’s Main Competition in Rio

Credit - Getty Images

Credit – Getty Images

By Brent Best,

With the NBA Finals fast coming to a conclusion the 4 month break between seasons will leave basketball fans anxious to the next season wondering several things. Where will Kevin Durant be playing next season? Will Cleveland trade Kevin Love? What up and coming young teams will make the leap into contention? The good news this summer is in addition to the NBA offseason, we have the 2016 Olympic Summer Games to look forward to. Team USA will once again be the favorites to win but this year more than any leaves much competition and a 1st place finish will be as difficult as it has been since NBA players began participating in 1992. Who are the United States’ most fierce competition? Let’s look at who I believe to be the 5 biggest threats to defeating the United States as well as a couple of teams who just missed the cut.