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Andre Ward before his victory over Sergey Kovalev (Photo courtesy of David Spagnolo/Main Events)

2016 was a memorable year in sports, but as we reflect on the year, there are some moments that stand out. Here are the top five sports upsets of 2016. Cleveland Cavaliers overcome 1-3 deficit to Golden State Warriors in the 2016 NBA Finals The Golden State Warriors surpassed the 72 wins by Michael Jordan…

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(Banks at a 2008 statue dedication ceremony) Hall of Fame baseball legend Ernie Banks died Friday, Jan 23, according to family attorney Mark Bogen. He was 83. Though a cause of death has not been released Bogen told reporters “his death was not expected.” Banks became the first Black player on the Chicago Cubs upon breaking…

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Today, sports icon Billie Jean King and actress Jane Lynch announced the formation of a super PAC designed to increase the political power of the lesbian community. Aptly named LPAC, the organization will provide financial backing to pro-lesbian candidates, whether Democrats or Republicans, male or female, gay or straight. The group intends to back ballot…

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