Day: February 25, 2021

‘Black Widow’ Jeanette Lee, former billiards No. 1, diagnosed with stage IV ovarian cancer [Video]

Jeanette Lee, a former billiards No. 1 player known as “The Black Widow,” was diagnosed with stage IV ovarian cancer, she said on Wednesday.

Lee, 49, helped popularize pool in the 1990s while competing on ESPN’s broadcasts of the Women’s Professional Billiard Association circuit. She’s a World Games gold medalist as well as WPBA, BCA and Asian Hall of Fame inductee.

“I intend to bring the same resolve I brought to the billiards table to this fight,” Lee said in a statement via the American Poolplayers Association (APA). “Jim Valvano so eloquently told us to ‘Never give up.’ I owe it to my three young daughters to do exactly that.”

Billiards star begins chemotherapy

Lee has already begun chemotherapy and has multiple surgeries upcoming to fight the disease, which has metastasized in her lymph nodes, per a GoFundMe friends set up for her children. The “Jeanette Lee Legacy Fund” is

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SportsCenter top 10: Corey Tripp’s dunk named No. 1 play

Corey Tripp’s dunk for Medina High School was SportsCenter’s No. 1 play on Tuesday night.

MEDINA, Ohio — Northeast Ohio was received plenty of attention on ESPN on Tuesday night. And it had nothing to do with the Browns, Indians or Cavaliers.

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Rather it was Medina High School senior Corey Tripp who laid claim to the No. 1 play of ESPN’s “SportsCenter” on Tuesday night — and rightfully so. In the third quarter of Medina’s matchup against Avon on Tuesday, Tripp recorded a steal and proceeded to dribble the ball up the court, dodging a defender with a behind-the-back dribble before slamming down a thunderous dunk over a defender.


“Wow. And if you do not think that is Tuesday’s top play, you’re Tripp-ing,” ESPN’s Neil Everett said, as

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