It took ten years in Memphis to get to this point, but the Grizzlies are finally making believers out of their fans. Last night, Memphis beat the San Antonio Spurs 99-91 and became only the second No. 8 seed to finish off a No. 1 seed in NBA playoff history. According to ESPN:
Memphis had been [...]
Sometimes a tweet is worth a thousand words. Or, at least the picture of a tweet is worth…well anyway. It appears that Saints RB Reggie Bush is prepared to give up his starting position to newly drafted Mark Ingram with little more than a Twitterverse whimper.
“It’s been fun New Orleans,” Bush tweeted right after the [...]
Here we will keep track of the 2011 NFL Draft form New York City as each first round pick takes the stage to shake hands with NFL commissioner Roger Goodell.
The Carolina Panthers wasted no time in taking controversial Auburn QB Cam Newton with the 1st overall pick.
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Is it just me, or are hockey scores getting a lot higher? The Philadelphia Flyers downed the Buffalo Sabres 5-2 in Game 7 of round 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs. Riding the strength of Brian Boucher’s goal tending, the Flyers are looking to win the Stanley Cup for the first time since 1975. They, [...]
Soon-to-be-former Washington Redskin, Albert Haynesworth, is really trying folks…really trying is level best to get thrown in prison. Over the past several months, it seems that breaking the law is about the only thing “Fat Albert” can do right. His latest attempt was the alleged sexual assault of a waitress. He slid his credit card [...]
According to the organization formerly known as NFL Players Association, players’ agents should begin negotiating contracts for any of their players that aren’t currently under contract. NFL.com reports:
The letter states that “unless or until” U.S. District Judge Susan Richard Nelson issues a stay of her ruling to end the NFL-imposed lockout, as the [...]
Memphis Grizzlies guard Tony Allen has been called a lot of things. He is for sure one of the most hard-nosed, tough defensive players in the NBA.
He is also rather humorous, unpredictable, and perhaps the last person in the NBA you want to piss off (just ask O.J. Mayo).
Allen, with his Playoff beard and min-fro [...]
A 23-year-old man acting as a “human cannonball” in a UK stunt show was killed after the safety net he was to fly into failed.
They said they believe the death was caused by the safety net “failing to engage,” but did not provide further details.
“Scott May’s Daredevil Stuntshow” said on its Website that all shows [...]
The Boston Red Sox whomped the Los Angeles Angels 5-0 on the strength of a stellar performance by pitcher, Daisuke Matsuzaka. Dice-K worked 8 innings, giving up only 1 hit and striking out 9.
Matsuzaka (2-2) was sharp in his last showing, throwing seven scoreless innings in a win Monday against Toronto, and he kept [...]
Details are sketchy at this time, but the Miami Dolphins star wide receiver, Brandon Marshall, was stabbed last night by his wife. This came from some tweets by Albert Breer:
Michi Nogami-Marshall was arrested on 1 count of aggravated battery with a deadly weapon at 1 a.m. on Saturday morning…That, from the Broward County Sheriff’s Department. [...]