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Lakers, Wizards accept Russell Westbrook trade

The Wizards and Lakers have agreed on terms of a trade with Westbrook, reports Shams Charania of The Athletic (via Twitter). In addition to Westbrook, the Lakers will receive a second-round pick in 2024 and a second-round pick in 2028 in exchange for Kyle Kuzma, Montrezl Harrell, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope and the No.22 pick. The Lakers […]

Pistons select Cade Cunningham with No.1 pick in 2021 draft

There wasn’t too much drama at the top of the 2021 NBA Draft with Cade Cunningham being the top consensus prospect at the annual event. As the Detroit Pistons considered retiring from the first selection, it became clear by Thursday night that the The Oklahoma State star would be this first selection. Detroit made it […]

Anthony Rizzo traded to Yankees for Kevin Alcantara, Alexander Vizcaino

The Chicago Cubs officially separate from their team this season. They traded relievers Ryan Tepera and Andrew Chafin. And now they are taking care of one of their pillars. Anthony Rizzo is traded to the New York Yankees as part of the Bronx Bombers’ efforts to add more noise to their roster. Cubs are to […]

Capitol Police urged to arrest all staff and visitors not wearing masks

United States Capitol Police (USCP) have been ordered to arrest visitors and non-masked staff on the house side of the Capitol complex. Police demanded to arrest visitors and workers without masks USCP chief Thomas Manger announced in a new police memo obtained by a congressman, according to Fox News. While officers have been ordered not […]

SEC expands membership in Texas and Oklahoma

It seems the Big 12’s recent cease and desist letter to ESPN regarding Texas and Oklahoma’s defection to the SEC hasn’t even delayed the inevitable. Thursday, the presidents and chancellors of the SEC announcement they voted unanimously to extend invitations to members from Texas and Oklahoma to join the conference effective July 1, 2025. SEC […]

Man U preseason warm-up canceled due to COVID-19

COVID-19 continues to impact sports leagues around the world. Manchester United announced on Thursday that Saturday’s friendly against Preston North End has been called off due to positive COVID-19 cases within the squad. “After routine testing of the first team training group today (Thursday), we have identified a small number of suspected positive cases,” United […]

Obama joins NBA – aims to promote “gender equality, social responsibility”

Former President Barack Obama announced his latest venture this week, saying he was joining the National Basketball Association to promote “social responsibility” in Africa. “President Barack Obama will help advance the league’s social responsibility efforts across the continent, including programs and partnerships that support greater gender equality and economic inclusion,” the NBA said in A […]

NFLPA President rings the bracelets of unvaccinated players

JC Tretter, President of the NFL Players Association and Cleveland Browns Center had harsh words for teams that require unvaccinated players to wear identification bracelets. “So in reality the NFL wanted a policy in place to try to shame unvaccinated players publicly about their status and let everyone on the court know that,” Tretter said […]

Postal workers union balks at Biden’s federal vaccine mandate

The powerful U.S. Postal Workers Union released a statement on Wednesday that appears to contradict the Biden administration’s position on mandatory vaccination. President Joe Biden announce a plan that will require all federal employees to get vaccinated against COVID-19, or to comply with so-called “strict COVID-19 protocols such as mandatory masks – even in communities […]