Archive for November 26th, 2012

Torii Hunter on Signing With Detroit: “It’s the perfect fit”

Monday, November 26th, 2012

This offseason Torii Hunter had his choice of teams to join. His attitude, leadership, experience and ability all contributed to him being coveted by a number of teams that consider themselves playoff contenders. Hunter decided to say no to the Rangers, the Dodgers, the Yankees and Red Sox amongst others ...

Mitch Kupchak Breaks Down the Decision to Hire Mike D’Antoni Over Phil Jackson

Monday, November 26th, 2012

Perhaps we'll never truly know what all the parties were hoping, thinking or doing when it comes to the recent coaching situation with the Los Angeles Lakers. Every party -- new coach Mike D'Antoni, spurned coaching contender Phil Jackson and now Lakers GM Mitch Kupchak -- have given their take, ...

“Crazy” 52-Second Span Leads Jerod Mayo, New England to Victory on Thanksgiving

Monday, November 26th, 2012

It may have been a bizarre first half, but the New England Patriots won a laugher over the New York Jets, 49-19. The second quarter featured three turnovers for the Jets in a span of 52 seconds. Jerod Mayo and the Patriots' defense will take every turnover they can get and ...

John Farrell Discusses Signing David Ross and the Search for New Hitting Coaches in Boston

Monday, November 26th, 2012

John Farrell is back with the Boston Red Sox. This time, the former BoSox pitching coach is running everything in the dugout as the new manager, after being traded from the Toronto Blue Jays earlier in the offseason to replace Bobby Valentine. But with Farrell on board, the Sox have ...

Bill Daly and Steve Fehr Both Doubt that Opposing Parties Really Want to Bring an End to the NHL Lockout

Monday, November 26th, 2012

The NHL lockout continues with games through Dec. 14 canceled late last week and the All-Star Game getting the ax, too. Fans are concerned, because meetings between the league and its players are few and far between. NHL deputy commissioner Billy Daly wasn't thrilled with the players' latest proposal, while ...

Jack Taylor Describes What It’s Like to Score 138 Points in One Game

Monday, November 26th, 2012

Jack Taylor made his way into the record books on Tuesday night. The sophomore guard put up an NCAA-record 138 points in Grinnell's 179-104 rout of Faith Baptist Bible. Taylor attempted 71 3-point shots and 108 field goals. He put up one 3-pointer every 30 seconds he was on the floor. ...