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I love Fashion and I am in love with everything sports!

Atlanta Falcons LB Duke Riley doesn’t feel like a rookie

Rookie Duke Riley says he’s not feeling like a rookie, and he’s ready to show the team he’s ready!

 

We shall see when  the pre-season games begin in August 10, 2017. The Falcons will match-up with the Miami Dolphins. We can’t wait!

The new Mercedes Benz Stadium will be done in a month!

Atlanta Dream defeats the Phoenix Mercury in OT

In an undaunted fashion at the McCarmish Pavillion the Atlanta Dream pulled off a W, in Tuesday night game.

With  seconds left on the buzzer Brittany Sykes tied the score 84-84 and  sent the game in OT.

In OT, the Mercury was no match for the Dream. The Atlanta Dream pulled away with a 99-91 defeat over the Mercury.

 

Diana Taurasi scored a total of 31 points and Brittany Sykes score 20 points.

After the win Layshia Clarendon ,gave her post-game comments.

On Friday, July 28, 7:30 PM at McCamish Pavilion, the Dream will go up against the Minnesota Lynx.

 

 

The West defeated the East in the WNBA Allstar game this weekend🔥🏀

 

The 2017 WNBA Verizon Allstar Game went down Saturday in Seattle Washington at the KeyArena.

Minnesota Lynx’s Maya Moore started the first quarter with an amazing 9 points.

Los Angeles, Sparks  Nnemkadi Ogwumike help the West extend their lead in the First quarter with a powerful 2 point shoot.

Seattle Storm’s Sue Bird helped lead the West to victory 130-121 against the East with her single game record of 11 assists

Maya Moore added 23 points and captured her second Allstar Game MVP award.

The legends were out to show their supports. Hall of Famer Bill Russell was in the building!

Also, Former Atlanta Hawks Coach, Hall of famer and 9x’s NBA Allstar Lenny Wilkens was there showing his support.

Although, the Atlanta Dream’s Layshia Clarendon,  Tiffany Hayes and Elizabeth Williams didn’t defeat the West. They played phenomenal.

Layshia Clarendon capturing 14 points, and 10 assists. Tiffany Hayes seized 12 points, and 5 rebounds. Elizabeth Williams ran away with 8 points and 7 rebounds.

We are still proud of our Atlanta Dream home team and we are still running with the Dream!

The Atlanta Dream will be back in action and will matchup against the Phoenix Mercury tomorrow July 25, 2017, at 7:00 pm est at McCarmish Pavilion.

💪In a epic comeback, the Atlanta Dream defeat San Antonio Stars🔥🏀

Coming off of a 2-game losing streak, the Atlanta Dream had home court advantage in defeating the San Antonio Stars , Tuesday July 18, 2017 at McCarmish Pavilion.

Starting line up was Layshia Clarendon, Tiffany Hayes, Brittany Sykes, Sancho Lyttle, and Elizabeth Williams.

 

 

First quarter was touch and go with the  Stars 17 point lead over the Dream. However that didn’t intimidate Brittany Sykes who scored an amazing game total of 20 points.

 

Tiffany Hayes also, finished the game with a  season high of 25 points and 7 rebounds to lead the Dream to victory over the Stars.

 

Next, the Atlanta Dream will match up against the Washington Mystics  11:30 am Wednesday, July 19,2017 at the Verizon Center, Washington, D.C.

Mike Vick advises Colin Kaepernick to cut his hair in order to rebuild his brand

On FS1, Speak For Yourself with Cowherd and Whitlock , former NFL Atlanta  Falcons and Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Michael Vick had a discussion about the unsign Colin Kaepernick and why he is not signed to a team. He also advised Kaepernick to cut his hair to rebrand his brand.

On Fox Sports Undisputed, host Shannon Sharpe had a few things to say:

Thoughts,  anyone?

🔥🏀Atlanta Dream beat Dallas Wings

In true comeback style the Atlanta Dream defeated the Dallas Wings 98-78, Sunday afternoon at McCamish Pavilion.

This was an amazing recovery from their 94-84  loss on Wednesday’s  by Dallas at the College Park Center in Arlington, Texas.

Tiffany Hayes scored a team high of 19 points, 7 rebounds, and 2 steals.

Both Tiffany Hayes & Brittany Sykes scored a combined score of 37 points to lead the Dream to victory!

Atlanta Dream’s guard Brittany Sykes spoke about her defense and offense tactics that help lead the team to a win in her post game interview.

 

In a post  game  interview Coach Michael Cooper spoke about the key that lead to a win against Dallas Wings.

Atlanta Dream will matchup with the Phoenix Mercury on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at the Talking Stick Resort Arena , in Phoenix, Az.

 

 

 

Atlanta Hawks player ties the knot this weekend👰🤵

Atlanta Hawks shooting guard/small forward Kent Bazemore who tied the knot to his  fiancee Samantha Serpe at Biltmore Estate.

 

Golden State Warriors Stephen Curry & Andre Iguodala was in attendance and took the time out to smack talk with Richard Jefferson for the NBA Finals loss.

 

Congratulations to the happy couple!