Scoring the Player's Baby (WAGS #3) by Naima Simone

Scoring the Player's Baby (WAGS #3)

After a divorce from her cheating football player ex, PR whiz Kim Matlock would rather drive a pine tree through her walled-off heart than work at the Seattle Wedding Expo. And the last thing she expects is to be grabbed and kissed breathless by a hot giant of a man looking to fend off a stalker. She doesn’t want emotional entanglements, but she can’t say no to one scorching night with the sexy stranger. To her shock, she finds out afterward ...

Details Scoring the Player's Baby (WAGS #3)

TitleScoring the Player's Baby (WAGS #3)
Release DateJul 9th, 2018
PublisherEntangled Publishing
GenreRomance, Contemporary Romance, Sports and Games, Sports, Sports Romance, Contemporary

Reviews Scoring the Player's Baby (WAGS #3)

  • Carol [Goodreads Addict]
    Scoring the Player’s Baby is book three in the WAGS series by Naima Simone. Don’t you love it when you find an author that you know going in that you are going to love the book?! That’s how I’ve come to feel about Naima’s books. She just has a way with words that pulls me right in. And wow can she write steam. This book was smokin’! I loved the second book in the series, Scoring Off the Field and couldn’t wait for this book. Not to ...
  • Lana ❇✾Dirty Girl Romance❇✾
    4 STARS Jesus. The man should come with a warning label: Causes Severe Case of Anal Agoraphobia. Or in layman’s terms, causes severe case of not being able to get your head out of your ass. Well, hello there, Naima Simone, and welcome to my auto-buy list.Firstly, I am seriously kicking myself for waiting this long to try this author because I have been missing out! Her writing is sexy, fun, lighthearted, and I couldn't get enough of it! If yo...
  • Danielle
    Sexy, funny and sweet.Kim Matlock isn't looking for love, in fact, she's still trying to get rid of the last mistake. Her divorce is still going through from her cheating ex. One thing she has learned, ballplayers cannot be trusted and she intends to avoid them. She is focused on helping to save her family's company and getting her life back on track. Ronin, as you've guessed, is a sportsman. He's built like a footballer, he's confident like a ba...
  • Mindy Lou's Book Review
    Ronin was an absolute treat to read about. For being a football player that isn't into relationships, he came off very charming, loyal and honest. He has a healthy respect for women because of his mother and sisters and he treated Kim very well despite the restrictions to their relationship.Kim has been burned by not only her father but her ex-husband who also happens to be in the NFL. When she meets Ronin, she doesn't know who he is or she would...
  • Geri Reads
    3.5 starsOne of the things that I really like about Naima Simone’s books are her characters. She writes hot-as-sin heroes and gorgeous, accomplished heroines. Scoring the Player’s Baby is no different. It’s a fun, sexy read with a lot of heart. "I’ll give you whatever you ask for. Use me in any way you need to erase those shadows in your eyes.” Ronin Palamo is living a life most men could only dream of. He’s playing for a championsh...
  • Jen
    4.5 StarsFor now, I'm keeping this short and sweet as I've already written this review twice without being able to successfully post it. Thank you much, goodreads.If you're on the fence about reading this or haven't had a chance to experience Naima Simone's writing for yourself, GET ON THAT PRONTO! This is my third book by Ms. Simone and believe me when I tell you, the woman can write! She has a way of turning an Entangled Brazen novella into som...
  • ♥ WishfulMiss ♥
    1.5 ~ Second Best ~ Stars I'm a sucker for the unplanned pregnancy trope that brings two people together so I loved the fact that this unexpected baby was the catalyst to both Ronin and Kim's broken hearts healing and leading them to a second chance at love. If this was just a story of love, forgiveness and learning to trust again, this would have blown me away. Instead Ronin spends too much time putting up emotional road blocks at every turn and...
  • Carvanz
    All the men in Kim’s life have let her down, shown her to be less and not worth acknowledging. A move across the country with her job is her attempt to get her life together and prove that she is more than her brother’s sister. What she didn’t plan on was a one night stand with the sexy Ronin after he pulls her into a make belive scenario at a wedding expo. And she certainly never expected to find herself pregnant. But more than anything, s...
  • Claire Robinson
    3 - "We'll work it out." Stars.The third book in Naima Simone’s WAGs series; Scoring the Players Baby gives us Ronin Palamo’s story. The author paired him with Kim Matlock, a character I have previously had experience with in that shes the sister of the H in A Millionaire at Midnight, book four in the Bachelor Auction series, newly divorced from a footballer herself, getting involved with another one screams 'Hell's NOOOOOO' on every level to...
  • Megan
    This entire series has been a huge hit for me. I'm really loving this author's voice, and her style, and her fun, sexy, and exciting characters. Kim Matlock is a boss. She's the VP of PR for a huge corporation. The CEO is her half brother, but there was no nepotism involved here. She earned her job, and she's great at it, regardless what her jerk of a sperm donor, or anyone else, thinks about it. She's moved from Boston, and is living in Seattle ...
  • Ivy Deluca
    The GoodYou had me at Polynesian Paul Bunyan, Ms. Simone. My love for this book begins with Ronin, the laid back wide receiver in this diverse group of friends. The guy that I thought would be chill and supportive. I was not wrong. He was a HUGE part of my enjoyment of this story. He’s the type of hero that's my kryptonite and I’d like to make a sandwich of him and Jackson Lau from Hard Pressed by Kate Canterbary. Please and thank you. I woul...
  • Guilty Pleasures Book Reviews
    Naima Simone’s WAGS series has been a bit hit and miss for me, but Scoring the Player’s Baby was a huge hit. It quite possibly be that the hero, Ronin Palamo, is a character who has intrigued me from the first book in this series, it could also be that it was impossible not to feel the attraction between this couple from the start, or it could be that despite both the hero and heroine having some heavy duty baggage when it came down to it, th...
  • Auntee
    Tons of sexual chemistry between the H/h in this one!The heroine (business woman Kim Bishop) was initially a little stand-off-ish due to her past with her football playing ex (who really did her wrong, so she wanted nothing to do with the Jason Momoa-look alike hero ( Ronin Paloma) when she found out he was a football player also! Aren't all football players party animals with no morals and are not to be trusted?Yes, they did have one scorching n...
  • Maria Rose
    The first romance I read by Naima Simone was Beauty and the Bachelor, the start of her Bachelor Auction series in August of 2015. I loved it, and I immediately put the author on my ‘watch’ list, to make sure I wouldn’t miss any of her future releases. Since then she’s written a bodyguard romantic suspense series, a scorchingly hot sex club series, and her most recent endeavor, the WAGS (which stands for Wives and Girlfriends) football rom...
  • Reviews from the Heart (Kimberly Anne)
    The next installment of WAGS by Naima Simone gives us Scoring the Player’s Baby, Ronin Palamo’s story. Ronin, a part of Washington Warriors football team, is not into relationships, but is also an honest and stand-up guy. After losing the love of his life, he just knows he has nothing deeper to give. He is always upfront with what he can and cannot give. With a strong and caring mother and two fierce sisters, he had no other choice. Kim Matlo...
  • Michaelene
    “Believe me, I’m down with the #MeToo movement. I completely love and respect women. But my virginity is being threatened. Help.”“Uh…” What the fuck did she say to that?Naima Simone’s WAGS series is one of my favorites to date. Hit after hit, and they just keep coming. Scoring the Player’s Baby takes it up a notch. Hella hot sex, giggle-like-crazy banter, all wrapped up in a VP businesswoman and the football player she brings to h...
  • Irene
    4 starsScoring the Player's Baby by Naima Simone is a hot, steamy and very enjoyable read.I found the storyline entertaining, the characters likable and a little frustrating, but overall I liked them together and was happy watching them get their happily ever after. *Available now*Amazon: B&N: Kobo: Apple iBooks: Amazon CA:
  • Timitra
    Rated 4.5 StarsScoring The Player's Baby was funny, sexy, so damn hot and amazing. I found myself laughing loud many times while reading this book. The sexy times damn near burned me to cinders. I loved every minute of it. I loved watching Kim and Ronin not only fall for each other but grow as well. I loved that they found strength in each other, strength to overcome the things that had cast shadows over their lives.I also loved the fact that the...
  • Kahea
    ***5 ‘Oh My Giddy Aunt’ Stars*** After finishing Scoring Off the Field I had secretly prayed that Ronin would be getting his book next, because he was my fav of the bunch, so imagine my giddy joy when the cover dropped (which is all KINDS of nummyness) and it just so happened to be Ronin’s??Yup, you got it, squealing and internal happy dancing commenced and his, and Kim’s, story was everything I’d hoped it be. Sweet, smexy, frustrating ...
  • Kim Reads (Read Your Writes Book Reviews)
    4.5 StarsKim Matlock finally has her own story!!! Happy dance. Wait...She divorces her cheating football player husband, she gets accosted by the most gorgeous man she’s ever seen, kissed within an inch of her life, has a one-night stand with said hottie, discovers he’s a freaking football player and oops, also discovers she’s pregnant with his child…..Not really what I pictured for her story. But man oh man...This. Is. The. Story. Kim. N...
  • Julie
    Straight forward, intelligent, funny, and oh so sexy, Ronin was a great book boyfriend! I don’t normally picture my characters as celebrities, but with Jason Mamoa as a muse, it was super easy channeling him as Ronin! Now Ronin had a phobia about relationships, hence his very blunt one night stand stance, but after his heartbreaking reveal, his huge heart didn’t want to be put through the wringer again and I couldn’t blame the guy. And then...
  • Becky
    Reviewed on my blog, Becky on Books, on 7/13/18.Scoring the Player's Baby was a fun read. Unplanned pregnancy isn't my favorite troupe--especially when one of the characters has had a lot of partners, birth control had better be a priority--but it worked well here. With all of their hang-ups and past relationship issues, I'm not sure if anything else would have gotten these two together. And there is no question that Kim and Ronin need to be toge...
  • ♥️Fantasy Land Blog Book Reviewer♥️
    #ScoringThePlayer'sBaby #NetGalleySo I have read Scoring off the Field and loved it, and I could wait for this book. But for whatever reason, I kept getting distracted and missing this one. But I finally found the time and was able to get to it. Man, I wish I had found time earlier. I loved this story. It made me laugh, cry, and laugh some more.Kim is a woman that is a year out of her divorce from a dick of a football player. He cheated on her an...
  • Cherie
    I love reading Naima Simone's books! Ronin has a reputation for enjoying his one night stands with no entanglements. Kim was badly burned by her ex-husband's cheating and an indifferent father. Working for her father's company doesn't make things any easier. Their initial meeting is hilarious - Ronin, trying to excape a desperate past hook-up, convinces Kim to pretend she's his fiance to try to get rid of the clinger - all in the matter of a few ...
  • Fashionista
    I'm giving this 3.5 stars. I thought that the chemistry and genuineness of the H & h was great! I just wish the author had resolved the couples issue a bit earlier in the story. It drug out a little to long. I wanted to enjoy more of their happy time as an official couple. The sensual scenes were hot, hot, hot! 😛
  • Ryan - Sweet Red Reader
    This series is a perfect example of why I love sports romance!
  • Bette Hansen
    Loved this book! What was suppose to be one night turned into a lifetime connection when an unexpected pregnancy results from Ronin and and Kim's one night of passion. Ronin a rough and tough football player with a heart of gold. Kim appears to be tough as nails and that may be true in business but when it comes to her personal life she's scared and insecure. Can these two wounded souls open their hearts and let love in?This book is wonderfully w...
  • Sandy S
    3.75 stars-ABOUT THE BOOK: Release Date July 9, 2018After a divorce from her cheating football player ex, PR whiz Kim Matlock would rather drive a pine tree through her walled-off heart than work at the Seattle Wedding Expo. And the last thing she expects is to be grabbed and kissed breathless by a hot giant of a man looking to fend off a stalker. She doesn’t want emotional entanglements, but she can’t say no to one scorching night with the s...