BREAKING...Brittney Griner 'gametime decision' after retinal procedure

BREAKING...Brittney Griner 'gametime decision' after retinal procedure
From the Phoenix Mercury media relations team:   Phoenix Mercury center Brittney Griner underwent an outpatient procedure to correct a retinal issue. She is under the observation of Mercury and Suns team ophthalmologist Dr. Jay Schwartz in Phoenix. Griner will be re-evaluated Friday morning, will then join the team in Chicago, and she will be a game-time decision for... Read more »

Can Elena Delle Donne, Chicago Sky rally in WNBA Finals?

Can Elena Delle Donne, Chicago Sky rally in WNBA Finals?
“The road to the Finals hasn’t been easy for us and we had to fight to get here.  We knew this Finals wasn’t going to be any easier, in fact we knew it was going to be a tough task because Phoenix is a good team.  But I think we deserve to be here and... Read more »

NFL, Baltimore Ravens finally serve justice on Ray Rice...but need more

NFL, Baltimore Ravens finally serve justice on Ray Rice...but need more
Sunday night, at Rivet News Radio, I did a report about the Baltimore Ravens’ opening day loss to the Cincinnati Bengals. It started “No Ray Rice…no win for the Ravens?”  (download the app via Google Play or the App Store) I mentioned Rice was serving a two-game suspension after knocking out his now-wife in an elevator.... Read more »
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Fox Sports' Pam Oliver opens up to Essence.com about demotion

Fox Sports' Pam Oliver opens up to Essence.com about demotion
Notes from my Facebook page, Sunday September 7, 2014: “I just wanted to FYI you that I happened to watch the game that Pam Oliver was doing (Saints-Falcons) and it seemed to me that her role was greatly reduced within the broadcast.” Former MLB.com writer and good friend Notes from Pam Oliver’s new interview at... Read more »

All on the line for the Chicago Sky, Elena Delle Donne

All on the line for the Chicago Sky, Elena Delle Donne
“They (the Chicago Sky) are too good.” Indiana Fever Coach Linn Dunn, in Monday’s postgame press conference Win or go home. Those are the simple choices the Chicago Sky will have to make as they face the Indiana Fever at Banker’s Life Fieldhouse tonight in Indianapolis for the final Game 3 of the Eastern Conference... Read more »

Zip-lining my way past fear

Zip-lining my way past fear
  “Always do what you are afraid to do.” Ralph Waldo Emerson Over the Labor Day Weekend, I made a big breakthrough in overcoming a nascient, prescient fear of heights.  Zip-lining, and the support of my family and some new friends got me through it. I’ve had a fear of heights…freefall heights…since I was five.... Read more »
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Can Elena Delle Donne will the WNBA Finals for the Chicago Sky?

Can Elena Delle Donne will the WNBA Finals for the Chicago Sky?
Didn’t I say that the Chicago Sky’s Elena Delle Donne is just like Michael Jordan? The Sky had blown the opportunity to finish off the Atlanta Dream at home last Sunday night. On the strength of Dream star Angel McCoughtry’s 39 points, the Dream edged out the Sky, and forced a Game Three. Delle Donne... Read more »

Chicago Sky One Playoff Win-Loss Away from Advancing

Chicago Sky One Playoff Win-Loss Away from Advancing
Win or lose, this is it for the Chicago Sky as they take on Atlanta in Phillips Arena. The Chicago Sky had a golden opportunity to finish off the Atlanta Dream in the first round of the WNBA Eastern Conference semifinals Sunday night. With a noisy home crowd of nearly 5,000 at the Allstate Arena,... Read more »

Mo'Ne, Mo'Ne Davis: The Future of Women in Pro Baseball

Mo'Ne, Mo'Ne Davis: The Future of Women in Pro Baseball
Mo’Ne, Mo’Ne, we’ve come a long way! Watching 13-year-old Mo’Ne Davis hurl 70-mph fastballs at the Little League World Series makes me think that a day is coming when women will become professional ballplayers. I’ve thought of that possibility often since I was denied entrance to Little League (well, T-Ball) more than 40 years ago.... Read more »
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Chicago Sky Clinches Second Consecutive Playoff Berth

Chicago Sky Clinches Second Consecutive Playoff Berth
FROM THE DESK OF THE CHICAGO SKY’S MEDIA RELATIONS OFFICE COMES THIS PRESS RELEASE:  The Chicago Sky (15-17) has clinched a berth in the 2014 WNBA Playoffs presented by Boost Mobile. It is the Sky’s second consecutive playoff appearance. In the 2013 season, the Sky earned the first WNBA Playoff berth in franchise history after... Read more »
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