Stephen ‘Wonderboy’ Thompson proves he’s still got it in TKO win over Kevin Holland

After being taken down and held down repeatedly by wrestlers in their previous fights, both Stephen “Wonderboy” Thompson and Kevin Holland vowed not to wrestle at all when they met Saturday in the main event of UFC Orlando at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida. At one point early in the fight, they went down … Read more

Kings TV’s Mark Jones likes video using racial epithet to slam ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith

ESPN and play-by-play announcer Mark Jones is drawing criticism after he liked a video on Twitter that used a racial epithet to describe fellow ESPN broadcaster Stephen A. Smith. Jones liked and later unliked a tweet from Bishop Talbert Swan, who posted a video of dancing raccoons to describe Smith’s defense of owner Jerry Jones. … Read more

Elon Musk says Stephen King is ‘one of most creative people on Earth’ despite the author calling him a ‘terrible fit’ fo

Elon Musk tweeted on Sunday that Stephen King is “one of the most creative people on Earth.” It followed King’s tweet commending Musk’s Tesla work but calling him a “terrible fit” for Twitter. Musk went on to tweet he would welcome suggestions from the author on running Twitter. Elon Musk complimented bestselling writer Stephen King … Read more

Klay Thompson made critical mistake in offseason prep, Stephen A. Smith says

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update your settings here to see it. originally appeared on Stephen A. Smith still believes in . But that doesn’t mean the ESPN analyst and “First Take’ host isn’t going to call star’s current slump as he sees it. Smith stopped by 95.7 The Game’s … Read more

Kevin Durant-Warriors trade needed to save Steph Curry, Stephen A. Smith says

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update your settings here to see it. originally appeared on The Warriors’ 6-9 start to the 2022-23 NBA season is not what anyone expected from the reigning champions. Instead of running roughshod on the league in what was supposed to be a glorious title defense, … Read more

How the NBA maximized shooting efficiency in an era of Stephen Curry’s 3-point revolution

Prior to the 2009-10 NBA season, when first emerged as a generationally efficient scorer, only four players averaged 30 or more points per game on 60% or better: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Karl Malone, Michael Jordan and Adrian Dantley, or the three most prolific scorers of the league’s first 67 years and a guy so skilled at … Read more

Mets claim hard-throwing reliever Stephen Ridings off waivers from Yankees

The have claimed hard-throwing right-handed reliever Stephen Ridings off waivers from the Yankees. Ridings’ stuff is legitimate, with a fastball that has reached as high as 101 mph, . Ridings, 27, missed the entire 2022 season due to a right shoulder impingement and tossed 2.0 scoreless innings over two rehab outings in September. His only taste … Read more

Watch Stephen Curry drop 47 on Kings to end Warriors five-game losing streak

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — scored a season-high 47 points, knocking down seven 3-pointers, and the beat the 116-113 on Monday night to snap a five-game losing streak. “Steph was breathtaking,” Warriors coach Steve Kerr said. “He’s one of the greatest players of all time. He plays well on so many nights. this even seemed like … Read more

Resetting The Bill Russell Scale for Stephen Curry’s pursuit of the NBA’s pantheon

In anticipation of the NBA’s 75th anniversary team last season, I set out to create “an unbiased ranking of unassailable players” and came closest with the 100-point system we now know as . In honor of Russell’s passing over the summer, I wanted to start this season — and each successive one — with a … Read more

Stephen Curry calls for Brittney Griner’s freedom during Warriors ring ceremony

After , the opened their championship defense on Tuesday with drama-free a ring ceremony. and didn’t hug it out. But they were both all smiles as they tried on their new hardware for size. Meanwhile, used the moment to speak to a cause. Before the Warriors hung the fourth championship banner secured by their current … Read more