The Aces are already the best offensive team in the WNBA through more than a third of the 2021 season.
Sam Gordon was born and raised in Minneapolis and is back for his second stint with the Review-Journal. He’s covered the NFL, NBA, the Big Ten, the Mountain West and prep sports for various publications during his professional tenure. Gordon, a University of Minnesota graduate, is a basketball junkie who coached high school basketball for three seasons.
Aces guard Kelsey Plum scored a career-high 32 points and helped turn an 11-point deficit into an easy win over the New York Liberty on Tuesday at Michelob Ultra Arena.
WBC heavyweight champion Tyson Fury and rival Deontay Wilder will conclude their trilogy this summer at T-Mobile Arena, Top Rank announced this weekend.
A’ja Wilson scored 19 of her 28 points in the second half of a victory over the Dallas Wings on Sunday to power Las Vegas to its sixth win in seven games.
Shakur Stevenson coasted to consensus 120-107 victory over an overmatched Jeremiah Nakathila, securing the vacant WBO interim junior lightweight title.
Sugar Rodgers concluded her playing career with the Aces last seasonand is adjusting to her new role as an assistant coach on Bill Laimbeer’s coaching staff.
Shakur Stevenson, one of the brightest young stars in boxing, fights Jeremiah Nakathila at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas for the vacant WBO interim junior lightweight title.
Pepper Persley is a burgeoning women’s sports journalist and social justice activist, complete with an Instagram live show and a podcast.
The Lady Rebels are enjoying some semblance of normalcy as they seek to build upon a surprisingly successful 2020-21 basketball season under Lindy La Roque.
The Big3, a professional three-on-three basketball league, hosted a scouting combine Friday in Las Vegas and will play five of its eight regular-season weeks at Orleans Arena.
The Aces don’t play again until next Sunday, giving them ample time for rest, recovery and practice after an arduous trip out East.
The four-part Showtime docuseries chronicles the championship careers of boxing’s famed “Four Kings,” emphasizing in particular their relationship with the world around them.
The Aces are 1-1 on their three-game East Coast road trip.