Ice Cube’s BIG3 May Offer Path to Peace Between NFL and Its Players

Ice Cube’s BIG3 May Offer Path to Peace Between NFL and Its Players

Bebeto Matthews/Associated Press When Ice Cube speaks, it's wise to listen, and in a recent phone interview with B/R, one of the great hip-hop artists of all time, and now a member of Hollywood royalty, said something every sports league—especially the NFL—should hear. When Cube and entertainment executive Jeff Kwatinetz started the BIG3 basketball league,…
Ronaldo’s Ex-Best Friend and Teammate Fabio Ferreira: Portugal’s Lost Talent

Ronaldo’s Ex-Best Friend and Teammate Fabio Ferreira: Portugal’s Lost Talent

Ronaldo and Ferreira (right) line up for Sporting together.Uniao Desportiva Ponte de Frielas Before Cristiano Ronaldo was a household name, the world's most famous footballer was just Roni, a scrawny kid on Sporting CP who got teased relentlessly for by teammates for "driving the Ferrari." He had moved from his island home, Madeira, to the mainland…
Role reversal: Architect of 2010 GOP House takeover in trouble

Role reversal: Architect of 2010 GOP House takeover in trouble

DALLAS — The man who engineered the 2010 Republican takeover of the House is racing to save himself in his own election this year — and he admits, in so many words, that President Donald Trump isn’t helping. Texas Rep. Pete Sessions, a longtime party leader and former House GOP campaign chief, is confronting a…
Ryan Reynolds Has Been Trolling His Mum Again At Comic Con

Ryan Reynolds Has Been Trolling His Mum Again At Comic Con

You've got to love Ryan Reynolds. Hailed by many as the funniest fella on the 'net and affectionately known by fans as the King of Twitter, it seems we love nothing more than to keep up with Ryan's latest trolling - usually at the expense of his wife, Blake Lively. And now, during an appearance…
Here’s why mass protests have erupted in Poland

Here’s why mass protests have erupted in Poland

Thousands of Poles took to the streets in mass demonstrations Thursday, after the president signed into law a new measure tightening the nationalist ruling party’s grip on the Supreme Court. Protesters gathered in front of Warsaw’s presidential palace and in more than 20 other cities and towns, chanting “Free courts” and “Shame.” Some held pens,…
Paul George Says Thunder Took ‘Awesome Gamble’ on Him, Was Tempted by Lakers

Paul George Says Thunder Took ‘Awesome Gamble’ on Him, Was Tempted by Lakers

Sue Ogrocki/Associated Press Last year, the Oklahoma City Thunder went out and traded for Paul George despite the widespread speculation he would be headed to the Los Angeles Lakers in free agency this summer. That's a move George himself had to give props. "It was an awesome gamble," George said at USA Basketball minicamp Thursday,…