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  • LatinTRENDS cover personality wins by knockout!

    Amanda “The Real Deal” Serrano handed Dominga Olivo a real deal beatdown in the main event of an eight-fight card at the Resorts World Casino in Queens this past Saturday, pummeling her opponent until scoring a third-round TKO. The fight was stopped with 1:18 remaining in the round. According to Thaboxingvoice.com, the...

  • McDonald’s Invita a Niños del Area Tri-estatal de Nueva York a Vivir La Magia del Fútbol

    La selección femenina de fútbol de los Estados Unidos se enfrentó a la selección de Corea del Sur el pasado 20 de Junio en el Red Bull Arena en Harrison, N.J. McDonald’s formó parte de este importante partido, e invito a niños de comunidades Hispanas de la área tri-estatal de Nueva York...

  • Aaron Hernandez facing murder, gun charges

    Former NFL player Aaron Hernandez was hit with several charges at his arraignment in North Attleborough, Mass., Wednesday, including first-degree murder. The ex-New England Patriot is alleged to have masterminded and carried out the “execution” of his former associate, Odin Lloyd, 27, himself a semi-pro football player. The Patriots signed Hernandez to...

  • Patriots release TE Aaron Hernandez

    Professional football player Aaron Hernandez could indeed be required to wear a “uniform” in the near future, but it won’t be one having anything to do with the New England Patriots. Within hours of Hernandez, 23, being arrested at his North Attleborough, Mass. home Wednesday morning as a result of the investigation...

  • New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez taken into custody

    Suspected of having played a role in the shooting death of semi-pro football player Odin Lloyd, New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was arrested at his North Attleborough, Mass. home Wednesday morning. What Hernandez will be charged with is still unknown, but police have executed a pair of search warrants inside...

  • Adrien Broner earns split decision win over Paulie Malignaggi, crowned WBA 147-pound champ

    Cincinnati native Adrien Broner (27-0, 22 KO) preserved his perfect record Saturday night, defeating Brooklyn’s own Paulie Malignaggi (32-5, 7 KO) at the Barclays Center by split decision to capture the WBA welterweight title. The bout was scored 115-113 (Broner), 113-115 (Malignaggi) and 117-111 (Broner). Broner, 23, wasn’t as active as Malignaggi,...

  • 2013 NBA Finals: Miami beats San Antonio 95-88 in Game 7 for second straight title

    The San Antonio Spurs paid the ultimate price for blowing their chance to clinch the 2013 NBA Finals in Game 6, losing Game 7 Thursday to the Miami Heat at AmericanAirlines Arena 95-88. Miami repeats as NBA champion, while the Spurs will be left to wonder what could have been. Heat forward...

  • 2013 NBA Finals: Heat outlast Spurs in overtime thriller, force Game 7

    This year’s NBA Finals is going the distance. Down 75-65 after three quarters, the Miami Heat came back to stun the San Antonio Spurs at AmericanAirlines Arena Tuesday, edging out a 103-100 win in Game 6. The defending champions got a game-tying 3-pointer from Ray Allen with 5.2 seconds left in the...

  • Victor Gonzalez Jr. To Make NASCAR History This Weekend At Sonoma Raceway

    This Sunday Victor Gonzalez, Jr. will become a part of NASCAR history when he takes part in the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series Race as the first Caribbean driver to take part in the competition. The Puerto Rican driver will join Juan Pablo Montoya in the race as one of the two Hispanic...

  • 2013 NBA Finals: Spurs cool Heat in Game 5, take 3-2 series lead

    The defending champion Miami Heat is one loss away from its reign ending after the San Antonio Spurs won Game 5 of the NBA Finals at the AT&T Center Sunday 114-104. Danny Green, Manu Ginobili and Tony Parker scorched the Heat, accounting for 74 of San Antonio’s points on the night. Green,...

  • Mikey Garcia TKOs Juan Manuel Lopez in fourth round

    If former WBO featherweight champion Juan Manuel “Juanma” López was supposed to be a test for Miguel Ángel “Mickey” García, give Garcia an A+ for his performance at American Airlines Center in Dallas Saturday night. García (32-0, 27 KO), 25, was dominant, beating the soon-to-be-30 López (33-3, 30 KO) by fourth-round TKO....

  • 2013 NBA Finals: Heat beat Spurs in Game 4, even series

    This time, Miami’s “Big 3” owned the night. LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh scored a combined 85 points in Game 4 of the 2013 NBA Finals Thursday at the AT&T Center, leading the Miami Heat past the San Antonio Spurs 109-93. James had a game-high 33 points, Wade scored 32...

  • LatinTrends @RealDealSerrano Sisters Behind the Scenes Cover Shoot

    Our June 2013 cover features a pair of sisters who are boxers – the only women boxers! And these girls are both beautiful and tough! This issue is on newsstands now, so get yours before they there’s none left! Watch the video below:

  • 2013 NBA Finals: Spurs hit 16 3-pointers in Game 3, crush Heat 113-77

    San Antonio Spurs shooters were too hot for the Miami Heat in Game 3 of the 2013 NBA Finals at the AT&T Center Tuesday night, combining for a Finals record 16 3-pointers in a 113-77 rout. The Spurs’ 36-point win gives them a 2-1 series lead in the best-of-seven, which resumes Thursday...

  • David Beckham To Bring Professional Soccer To Miami

    Retired soccer star David Beckham recently met with Miami-Dade County Mayor Carlos Gimenez and toured Sun Life and Florida International University stadiums while in Miami, Fla. along with Bolivian billionaire Marcelo Claure. The 38-year-old former England captain is excited about the prospect of having a MLS team in South Florida. “I think...

  • Alex Rodriguez among 20 players MLB seeks to suspend for link to PED distributor

    Major League Baseball intends to suspend New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez for 100 games using incriminating testimony from Anthony Bosch, the owner of the now-defunct Biogenesis clinic in Coral Gables, Fla. who allegedly supplied Rodriguez and 19 other players with performance-enhancing drugs, according to ESPN’s Outside the Lines. Bosch, whose...

  • Mets sweep Yankees in 2013 Subway Series

    New York Mets fans are unlikely to witness their team make it to the playoffs this season, but at least they’ll have Subway Series bragging rights for the next year. The Mets (22-29) completed a two-borough, four-game sweep of the New York Yankees (30-23) at Yankee Stadium Thursday, winning the 2013 Subway...

  • Mets spank Yanks 9-4, clinch Subway Series

    The 2013 Subway Series moved from Citi Field to Yankee Stadium Wednesday, and the only difference this change of venue yielded was a convincing New York Mets (21-29) win over the New York Yankees (30-22). After defeating the Yankees 2-1 in Queens on Monday and Tuesday, the Mets crushed their crosstown rivals...

  • Yankees summer camps to be held in Tri-State Area this year

    The New York Yankees will hold summer camps in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut beginning June 24, the team announced Wednesday. Additionally, the American Dairy Association and Dairy Council’s “Refuel with Chocolate Milk” initiative will sponsor the Yankees summer camp attendance of 85 Bronx children. FROM THE YANKEES: The New York...

  • Subway Series: Mets walk off Mariano Rivera, Yankees

    When legendary closer Mariano Rivera faces three batters in an inning, it typically leads to a New York Yankees victory. Well, not in Tuesday night’s rain-delayed Subway Series game at Citi Field, where the New York Mets (20-29) beat the Yankees (30-21) 2-1 following David Wright and Lucas Duda’s back-to-back RBI singles...

  • Mets top Yankees in 2013 Subway Series opener

    The New York Yankees (30-20) have a far better record than the New York Mets (19-29) in 2013, but the Amazin’s were the better Big Apple team at Citi Field Monday night, taking Game 1 of this year’s Subway Series 2-1. The Memorial Day game between the crosstown rivals remained scoreless until...

  • Chad “Ochocinco” Johnson Arrested For Violating Parole

    Chad “Ochocinco” Johnson was arrested today after turning himself in on charges for violating probation from his domestic violence incident with ex-wife Evelyn Lozada on Aug. 11, 2012. He allegedly failed to report to his probation officer twice and had no proof of enrollment to a domestic violence education course. “As far...

  • 2013 NBA Playoffs: Pacers eliminate Knicks

    New York Knicks fans’ worst fears came true last night at Bankers Life Fieldhouse, where their team’s season was ended by the Indiana Pacers. The Pacers, 106-99 winners over New York in Game 6, move on to play the defending NBA champion Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference finals (Game 1 is...

  • 2013 NBA Playoffs: New York Knicks’ season on brink

    If you thought a New York Knicks loss to the Indiana Pacers in Game 4 at Bankers Life Fieldhouse would signal the end of their season, their season must feel pretty over to you this morning. New York lost to Indiana 93-82 Tuesday night, falling behind in the Eastern Conference semifinals 3-1....