Archive for July 17th, 2009

George Karl: I Told Dunleavy Iverson Could Work In LA

Friday, July 17th, 2009

Do the Clippers want to take this chance?  Really?  A team with a wretched history finally has things turning around, finally has a couple young studs in Eric Gordon and Blake Griffin, finally has fans mildly enthusiastic about the future, and they're thinking about signing Allen Iverson?  I love AI ...

Jeff Francoeur Traded To Struggling New York Mets

Friday, July 17th, 2009

The New York Mets seem to be going through their annual swoon at just the wrong time.  Whether it's a stretch of poor pitching, an inconsistent bullpen or a dry spell from the bats, the Mets just seem to have a knack at doing just enough to not quite get ...

Peter Vecsey: I Thought About Declining Hall Of Fame Induction

Friday, July 17th, 2009

Peter Vecsey has never shied away from being critical and relaying his take on NBA players, whether nice or not.  So did you think he would stop now because he's been elected to the Hall?  Not bloody likely.  His words, as you'll read below, remain sharp and poignant.  His work ...

Drew Bledsoe On Losing Job To Tom Brady: ‘There Was Some Soul Searching Going On…’

Friday, July 17th, 2009

Drew Bledsoe was always Mr. Cool out there on the field during his very good, if not great, NFL career. His nonchalant demeanor is one of the reasons, I'd argue, that the former #1 overall draft pick in 1993 threw for over 44,000 yards during his 14 year playing career.  ...

Richard Jefferson: The Media Reports About My Wedding Are False

Friday, July 17th, 2009

Life as a celebrity is absolutely terrible at times.  Is all the fame and fortune worth this?  Richard Jefferson, forward for the Spurs, recently called off his wedding.  Rumors were that he left his fiancee, Kesha Ni'cole Nichols, at the altar, telling her only two hours before; also, people are ...