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Steph Curry defends wife Ayesha after online trolls mock her dancing

Steph Curry defends wife Ayesha after online trolls mock her dancing

Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic(DEL MAR, Calif.) —  After the dynamic, very successful Ayesha Curry couldn’t help but dance at the opening of her new restaurant in California, some haters had to spoil the fun by calling her out for her moves.Her NBA star husband, Stephen, decided to step up and throw some shade at anyone disrespecting his wife. “Slow…

Scoreboard roundup — 7/17/19

Scoreboard roundup — 7/17/19

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Wednesday’s sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLINTERLEAGUENY Mets 14, Minnesota 4Baltimore 9, Washington 2Arizona 19, Texas 4AMERICAN LEAGUEOakland 10, Seattle 2Boston 5, Toronto 4Cleveland 7, Detroit 2Kansas City 7, Chi White Sox 5Houston 11, LA Angels 2Tampa Bay at NY Yankees — postponedNATIONAL LEAGUESt. Louis 6, Pittsburgh 5Milwaukee…

Jessica McDonald, only mom on US soccer team, hopes her son remembers this

Jessica McDonald, only mom on US soccer team, hopes her son remembers this

Maja Hitij/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Amid the rowdy celebrations on the pitch in France after the U.S. won the World Cup, a player kneeled so her young son could sprinkle a handful of confetti over her head.As the confetti swirled around her, Jessica McDonald closed her eyes and smiled.”I know all the girls, we all…

Dallas Mavericks’ owner Mark Cuban fined for leaking information during league meeting

Dallas Mavericks’ owner Mark Cuban fined for leaking information during league meeting

Photo by Allen Kee / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) — The NBA has fined Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban for leaking information from a Board of Governor’s meeting to the media.Sources tell ESPN that Cuban shared information about a vote to allow coaches’ challenges for the upcoming NBA season. Sacramento Kings owner Vivek Ranadive reportedly expressed…

Scoreboard roundup — 7/15/19

Scoreboard roundup — 7/15/19

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Monday’s sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLAMERICAN LEAGUETampa Bay 5, NY Yankees 4Boston 10, Toronto 8Cleveland 8, Detroit 6Kansas City 5, Chi White Sox 2LA Angels 9, Houston 6NATIONAL LEAGUESan Francisco 19, Colorado 2LA Dodgers 16, Philadelphia 2Cincinnati 6, Chi Cubs 3Atlanta 4, Milwaukee 2St. Louis 7, Pittsburgh…

Former boxing champ Pernell ‘Sweet Pea’ Whitaker fatally struck by car

Former boxing champ Pernell ‘Sweet Pea’ Whitaker fatally struck by car

Scott Heavey/Getty Images(VIRGINIA BEACH, Va.) — Former welterweight boxing champion Pernell “Sweet Pea” Whitaker died after he was hit by a car in Virginia Beach Sunday night, police said. Emergency dispatchers received a call just after 10 p.m. that Whitaker, 55, was struck at the intersection of Northampton Boulevard and Baker Road, according to a…

Former Titans linebacker Derrick Morgan to end NFL career at age 30

Former Titans linebacker Derrick Morgan to end NFL career at age 30

Frederick Breedon/Getty Images(NASHVILLE, Tenn.) — Derrick Morgan says he is retiring from the NFL at the age of 30, hoping to achieve a greater impact outside of football, ESPN reports. The former Tennessee Titans linebacker spent nine seasons with the team after being chosen with he 16th overall pick in the 2010 draft.Now a free…