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Archive for February 19th, 2013

Carlos Beltran Says He Was “Almost Dead” By the End of Last Year, Believes This Year Will Be Even Better for the Cardinals

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

Last year was Carlos Beltran's first season in St. Louis. With the exception of one thing, it couldn't have gone much better. Beltran hit 32 home runs, drove in nearly 100 runs and made it to his seventh All-Star game. Not to mention, despite dealing with numerous, nagging injuries at ...

Tom Thibodeau On the Status of Derrick Rose: “To Me Nothing Has Really Changed”

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

The Chicago Bulls have been forced to play the first 52 games of the season without star point guard Derrick Rose. The former NBA MVP is still recovering from a torn ACL suffered in last year's first round playoff series against the Philadelphia 76ers. While he continues to take the ...

Mike McCoy: Philip Rivers is a “Great Guy to Have as the Face of Your Franchise”

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

Mike McCoy has done some big things with guys like Peyton Manning and Tim Tebow, so he knows a thing or two about franchise quarterbacks and the importance of having a steady leader under center. As McCoy starts his first head-coaching gig in San Diego, he's not concerned about Philip ...

Ron Washington Won’t Dwell on Josh Hamilton Any Longer and Doesn’t Take it Personal that He Signed with the Angels

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

The Texas Rangers are looking past their late-season collapse last season and rightfully so. It's a new year in spring training of 2013. The talk of baseball continues to be Josh Hamilton leaving the Rangers, and it didn't help matters when Josh Hamilton claimed that the Dallas-Fort Worth area is ...

Terrence Ross Discusses his Dunks, his Nerves and his Vince Carter Tribute

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

Terrence Ross is the NBA's newest NBA slam dunk king after a superb performance in Saturday's contest at the All-Star Game in H0uston. But simply winning the competition wasn't the only way in which Ross conjured up memories for NBA dunk enthusiasts. By donning Vince Carter's old Raptors jersey as ...

Michael Jordan’s Longtime Trainer: At 50 Years of Age, He’d Still Average 20 Points

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

If anyone would be able to make some conjectures about a possible comeback bid by Michael Jordan, you'd have to think it'd be his longtime trainer. Tim Grover says he and Jordan haven't discussed such an idea, but that doesn't stop Grover from saying Jordan would be the best player ...

Danny Ainge on Personnel Decisions: “Replacing Sullinger, Barbosa and Rondo is Nearly Impossible.”

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

The Boston Celtics are 8-2 in their last 10 games and were 28-24 overall heading into the All-Star break. It's been a major surprise to see the Celtics play so well after losing Rajon Rondo, Jared Sullinger and Leandro Barbosa for the season. The recent hot streak doesn't have Celtics GM Danny ...

Butler Coach Brad Stevens: Our Schedule is as Tough as They Come

Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

In what has been an absolutely topsy-turvy college basketball season, who's to say that the Butler Bulldogs may not be primed for another big run as the season winds to an end? They've lost a couple of interesting games over the past few weeks -- who hasn't? -- but the ...