Tag: NBA

Playoffs? WNBA's Sky Still A Work In Progress

Playoffs? WNBA's Sky Still A Work In Progress
2011 was supposed to be THE YEAR for the Sky, after owner Michael Alter and new President/CEO Adam Fox (former President Margaret Stender remains as Chairman), brought in firepower and experience in former LSU and Team Spartak Coach Pokey Chatman as coach, replacing first-timer Steven Keys. They also added offensive firepower by drafting Courtney Vandersloot out of Gonzaga, who... Read more »

Forget Maya Moore: Chicago Sky looks to mirror Bulls' success with new coach, 2000-point draft pick

Forget Maya Moore: Chicago Sky looks to mirror Bulls' success with new coach, 2000-point draft pick
As the Bulls begin their playoff march at the United Center on Saturday, another group of professional basketball players will be watching closely to see how far the much-improved, new look Bulls will go in the playoffs. One and done? Not likely. Eastern Conference finals? A real possibility for the first time since 1998. Much like the... Read more »

Hope Solo latest to join "Nakey" Athletes in the Age of Social Media

Hope Solo latest to join "Nakey" Athletes in the Age of Social Media
I follow a lot of athletes on Twitter. For the most part, I hear about workouts, causes they’re fighting for, their children, and occasionally, personal stuff (“Never date a pole dancer,” advised one very famous athete…..thanks JC, I’ll keep that one in mind!)  But Hope Solo…the US goalkeeper who kept America’s Women’s World Cup dreams of... Read more »
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