Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant spoke in favor of an MMA fighters union during a UFC athlete retreat. The most dramatic moment of the three-day UFC athlete retreat that took place in Las Vegas over the weekend came when bantamweight Leslie Smith stood up to ask Kobe Bryant his thoughts about the fighters organizing a union. There is no union or association among UFC fighters, though three groups have formed over the last several years attempting to do so.
Lonzo Ball is widely considered to be the second-best prospect in the draft. (AP) 1. Boston (from Brooklyn): PG Markelle Fultz Freshman Age: 18 Ht./Wt.: 6-4/195 Washington Brooklyn’s loss was Boston’s gain on lottery night as the Celtics landed the
The person most upset about Paul George not getting All-NBA honors is definitely Paul George. George missed out on being eligible for an extension worth $70 million more if the media voting had deemed him one of the top six forwards in the league this season. But almost as upset as George were the people who were going to pay him that extra $70 million. The Indiana Pacers seemed to have been dealt a massive blow in their efforts to retain George, which already seemed slim. Just to review: He started off the season by saying there was "no trust, no chemistry. " He followed up in December, saying the season wasn't any fun and that he missed his old team that competed for conference titles .