Archive for February 13th, 2013

Katherine Webb Thanks Brent Musberger for Helping Her Career

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

It's been quite a start to 2013 for Katherine Webb. The girlfriend of Alabama quarterback AJ McCarron became instantly famous with Brent Musberger's compliments during the BCS title game and she's gone on to work the Super Bowl and is now in Sports Illustrated's swimsuit issue. Rather than take offense ...

Rulon Gardner Defends Wrestling as an Olympic Sport

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

The International Olympic Committee stunned many on Tuesday by voting wrestling out of the 2020 Summer Games. It was one of several sports on the ballot up for consideration, but given its history with the Games and participation rate, it didn't appear in jeopardy. Former gold medalist Rulon Gardner says ...

Tayshaun Prince Says He Was Shocked by the Trade but it has His Blood Flowing Again

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

When the Memphis Grizzlies traded Rudy Gay, there weren't too many people happy about the deal in Memphis. Head coach Lionel Hollins voiced his frustration as did some of the players. However, one player that it all works out for is Tayshaun Prince. The 32-year-old former NBA Champion was stuck in ...

Asante Samuel Thinks 2012 Experience was a “Building Block” for the Falcons, Hopes Tony Gonzalez Comes Back

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Asante Samuel nearly made it back to a Super Bowl for the first time since his Patriots days in his first year with the Atlanta Falcons. And now, after falling just short, Samuel believes that the pain from the NFC Championship loss to San Francisco. as well as the increased ...

Erik Spoelstra Says LeBron James Leaves Him Searching for New Superlatives to Describe What He’s Doing Every Game

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

LeBron James had already taken the torch as "best player in the NBA" long ago. Yet he continues to find ways to amaze, and despite coming off another MVP regular season that was capped off by his first NBA Championship, LeBron somehow managed to get even better this offseason. Now even ...

Gerald Green Talks About Having to Wear Ankle Weights While Trying to Dunk as a Teenager in Houston

Wednesday, February 13th, 2013

Gerald Green is back in the NBA slam dunk competition, looking to recapture his glory from the NBA All-Star Game in Las Vegas back in 2007. He was with the Celtics then, but now he's representing the Indiana Pacers as he returns to his hometown of Houston for a run ...