The NBA journey of Brooklyn Nets point guard Jeremy Lin and Miami Heat shooting guard Tyler Johnson inspired newcomer Beau Beech. Just like Lin and Johnson, Beech wants to achieve success at the NBA level despite setbacks.
Lin & Johnson as Beech's Inspiration
The latest NBA rumors involve Rudy Gay going to the Indiana Pacers as the Kings continue to look for teams they could trade their wingman with. Monroe, who is reported to be having trouble fitting with the Bucks system, might be traded to the Chicago Bulls. Finally, Derrick Favors may be heading to the Washington Wizards over a couple of potential trade scenarios.
1. Rudy Gay to the Indiana Pacers
According to Sactown Royalty, the future of Rudy Gay with the Sacramento Kings is highly uncertain. The most likely scenario is that he will be traded because he just turned 30 and his skills will start declining hereafter. more >>
Kevin Owens is not the typical pro-wrestler. At least, he is not the Vince McMahon-stereotype. He is a big guy who has tremendous athleticism and did not disappoint on the microphone. But he is not like Roman Reigns, John Cena or The Rock—the muscular poster boys of wrestling.
So when he won the vacated WWE Universal Title last week on Raw, it was an unpredictable plot twist. The events that granted him the belt were even more unexpected. WWE took a huge risk on KO and it looks to be working.
After wowing the world with her historic Olympic performance in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, Simone Biles is preparing to release her memoir this fall.
Biles, the 19-year-old gymnast who won four gold medals and one bronze at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio, will release her book on Nov. 15, and hopes it will inspire readers to pursue their dreams.
"I want people to reach for their dreams. If you're willing to put in a lot of work, and if you're focused and determined, you can go really far," Biles said in a statement shared with The Christian Post. "There so many people who have inspired me with their love and encouragement along the way — and I want to pass on that inspiration to readers." more >>
Six months after Antonio Cromartie was cut from the New York Jets, the NFL player is glorifying God for another opportunity to play professional football after being picked up by the Indianapolis Colts.
"Going into my 11th season and it's been an amazing start. I have to give thanks to my Lord and Savior," the 32-year-old cornerback tweeted. "I've been blessed two showcase my blessings."
With a contract that wasn't guaranteed for 2016, Cromartie was cut from his beloved New York Jets where he spent most of his career, from 2010-2014, before returning last year. After the team released him, the father of 12 still honored God. more >>
As the 2016-17 NBA regular season draws near, most teams have already completed their rosters. Whether their newly formed teams are effective or not remains to be seen; trades will occur during the regular season and rumors have already sufficed. Here are the latest NBA trade rumors.
1. Rudy Gobert to Los Angeles Lakers
According to the latest rumors, Rudy Gobert may be the talented center the Los Angeles Lakers is looking for. While the team acquired Timofey Mozgov with a huge deal, the Lakers seemed to be rueful over this decision since Mozgov got injured in the off-season. more >>