Archive for February 1st, 2013

Grizzlies CEO Jason Levien on the Rudy Gay Trade: “We Think we Took a Step Forward”

Friday, February 1st, 2013

The Memphis Grizzlies have new ownership and they have new faces in their front office, and those new faces have made some changes to what looked like a championship-contending team in the Western Conference. And perhaps not for the better. A few weeks ago, the Grizzlies made an under-the-radar deal that ...

Donald Driver: “I Owe it to the Fans Not to Wear Any Other Color”

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Green Bay Packers wide receiver Donald Driver had hoped to play in the NFL until he was 40. However, Driver will fall a few years short of that goal. The Packers' all-time leading receiver has announced his plans to retire and will make the formal announcement next week in front of the ...

Paul Kruger Says Multiple Factors Have Played Role in Baltimore’s Improved Play in the Postseason

Friday, February 1st, 2013

As the regular season ended, the Baltimore Ravens certainly didn't look like the team to pick to come out of the AFC. They had dropped four of their last five games, but that's all been forgotten with their dramatic run through the playoffs. Stud defensive lineman Paul Kruger attributes that ...

Tom Crean and His Indiana Hoosiers Gear Up For a Battle With No. 1 Michigan

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Indiana earned a huge win this past Wednesday by defeating Purdue, 97-60. The No. 3 Hoosiers are set to take on the No. 1 Wolverines this Saturday in a much anticipated matchup. Tom Crean knows how important this upcoming conference matchup is. Crean also speaks very highly of Victor Oladipo. Tom Crean joined ...

Hue Jackson: “Ray Lewis Doesn’t Need Anything to Help Him Get to Where he Needs to Be.”

Friday, February 1st, 2013

It was hard for Ray Lewis to deny a relationship with Mitch Ross after Hue Jackson came out this week and apologized for introducing Lewis and other Baltimore Ravens to him. The former Ravens assistant said he was sorry for the distraction the controversy has caused during Super Bowl week. Jackson met ...

Rob Gronkowski Insists He Didn’t Come Back Too Soon From His Initial Arm Injury

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Rob Gronkowski's season was cut short when he broke his arm the first time, then ended for good when he broke it again in a playoff game against the Houston Texans. Still, the New England Patriots' tight end says he was cleared by doctors, so he didn't come back too ...