Western Union Wants to Acquire MoneyGram – Are Ripple and XRP in the Crosshairs?

Western Union Wants to Acquire MoneyGram – Are Ripple and XRP in the Crosshairs?

Western Union reportedly is pushing to acquire MoneyGram – a deal that could have a significant impact on Ripple and XRP. An unnamed source that is ‘familiar with the case’, says Bloomberg that Western Union has made an official takeover bid. MoneyGram has yet to decide. MoneyGram partnered with Ripple…

LAFC falls to Seattle in Western Conference playoff opener

LAFC falls to Seattle in Western Conference playoff opener

Seattle Sounders goalkeeper Stefan Frei (24) watches as LAFC defender Eddie Segura, center, heads the ball during the first half of their Western Conference first-round playoff match on Tuesday night in Seattle. The Sounders won 3-1. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren) Los Angeles FC defender Jesus David Murillo, left, slides across…

Three keys to Lakers vs. Nuggets in 2020 Western Conference Finals

Three keys to Lakers vs. Nuggets in 2020 Western Conference Finals

Editor’s note: This is the Wednesday Sept. 16 edition of the Purple & Bold Lakers newsletter from reporter Kyle Goon, who is among the few reporters with a credential inside the NBA bubble. To receive the newsletter in your inbox, sign up here. LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — He was…

Nuggets stun their way into facing Lakers in Western Conference Finals

Nuggets stun their way into facing Lakers in Western Conference Finals

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — They’re a team that’s faced the firing line six times and seen the other side. The Denver Nuggets are not the team most would have guessed would meet the Lakers in the Western Conference Finals, but in the NBA bubble, brute survival is all that matters….