The Atlanta Hawks Plan To Make Joe Johnson $121 Million Richer

The Atlanta Hawks made an offer that Joe Johnson should not refuse. He was given a max contract of six years for $121 million. Johnson had a two meetings with the Hawks front office on Thursday and they expect him to accept the offer. The Hawks met with Joe Johnson for a second time in […]

The Glory Lines 7/2/10

It’s time for the daily linkage. You know the drill, here’s some stories from around the ‘net that we like and you SHOULD too! Nets marketing campaign continues subtle approach (The Sports Hernia) Kentucky Basketball Players Subject of NCAA Probe (TMZ Sports) Don Coryell, ex-Chargers, Aztecs coach, dies at 85 (The San Diego Union-Tribune) Lakers […]

Bobby Bonilla’s Retirement Plan Is Better Than Yours

Now don’t you go taking that title as me insulting your retirement plan because I’m not. I’m sure your retirement plan is solid. It’s just not as solid as former MLB player, Bobby Bonilla. And trust me, it hasn’t nothing to do with how financially savvy Bobby Bonilla is and everything to do with how […]

University Of Georgia AD Arrested For DUI, Enters The Mugshot Hall Of Fame

The University of Georgia is dealing with yet another off the field issue. But this time, it’s not because of what one of their student athletes has done. It’s because of what the man that is responsible for those student athletes has done. University of Georgia athletic direct, Damon Evans was arrested late Wednesday night […]

Bobby Valentine Uses His Current Job To Vent About The Job He Didn’t Get

Remember when the Bobby Valentine was the shoe-in for the Florida Marlins job? Well, it turns out that he wasn’t such a shoe-in and things began to unravel. And in the end, Edwin Rodriguez was tapped as the Marlins’ manager for the rest of the season. So what exactly happened in the days between Bobby […]

NBA Free Agency: Drew Gooden To Sign With The Milwaukee Bucks

NBA free agency is finally off and running with the first signing of the day. According to Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski, Drew Gooden has reached a deal with the Milwaukee Bucks. Drew Gooden has reached agreement on a five-year, $32 million contract with the Milwaukee Bucks, league sources told Yahoo! Sports. Bucks general manager John […]

NBA Free Agency Has Officially Begun

The NBA’s GMs can relax, not because their work is done, but because they don’t have to worry about being fired or fined for illegal contact with sought after players that are under contract. July 1, 2010 is finally here. Major networks, bloggers and even my colleague and I have been consumed by the possibilities […]

Today’s LeBron James Free Agency Song Comes From Fox Sports’ Rapping, Auto-Tuning Asian Guy

We’ve definitely been down this road before, but not quite like this. Before, we had we had some of New York’s finest composing a tune to try to persuade LeBron James to come play for their Knicks. Today, we have Fox Sports’ finest composing a tune to try to convince you that Auto-tune can work […]

Nigerian President Takes His World Cup Soccer (And His Hats) Seriously

Ok, the hat thing may be bit of an embellishment. But I’ve got to tell you that my search for pictures of Nigerian president, Goodluck Jonathan didn’t turn up one picture without a hat perched up on his head. But that’s not what we’re here to discuss. We’re here to mull over just how serious […]

Isiah Thomas Has Just Guaranteed That The Knicks Won’t Get LeBron James

The New York Knicks had enough issues to deal with in their pursuit of LeBron James. You know those, horrible roster and horrible team issues? Yeah those issues. But lo and behold, the one man whose name makes every New Yorker’s skin crawl had to go ahead and cause even more problems by chiming in […]