Oscar Robertson thinks Dwight Howard should “keep his mouth shut” about possible trade

NBA great Oscar Robertson joined the Orlando Sentinel’s Mike Bianchi on his radio show and had a few things to say about how Dwight Howard is handling his possible trade.  And in short, he basically says what we all have been thinking every time Dwight Howard complains or adds another team to his “wish list”. […]

MTSU football player used scholarship money to start up his drug business

Just when you think you’ve heard it all, there’s a story that proves that you haven’t.  Meet Preston Bailey. He is, or should I say was, an offensive lineman at Middle Tennessee State. Instead of Bailey using his scholarship money on normal things student athletes use it on, he used it to start up a […]

Elijah Dukes tried to eat a bag of weed before being arrested

Here’s something that should not come as a surprise. Elijah Duke got arrested. The last time we saw him, he was being charged with aggravated assault for hitting his pregnant girlfriend. This trip to the pokey is on possession of marijuana charge and destroying evidence charges. The destroy evidence charge? Well, ol Elijah tried to […]

Don’t worry everyone; John Fox says Tim Tebow and Brady Quinn have a close relationship

Whew.  I was really beginning to think that Brady Quinn’s comments about Tim Tebow would be a really big issue for Tim Tebow and the Denver Broncos.  But John Fox put those fears to bed today at the NFL combine by downplaying Quinn’s comments and emphasizing the special bond that Tebow and Quinn share.

The Jeremy Lin book is on its way

The mad dash to cash in on Jeremy Lin’s splash onto the NBA scene continues with a new book called “Jeremy Lin: The Reason for the Linsanity,” by Timothy Dalrymple. The book that is due out in May will “chronicle Lin’s high school, college and early career in the NBA, while highlighting the media explosion […]

Chicago Cubs having a bunting tournament to help lighten mood in camp

As a Cubs fan I’m not quite sure how I feel about this. On one hand, I want to hear stories of new manager Dave Sveum putting the boys through a gauntlet of drills and coaching them up hard. Stories that rope me into having my expectations set so high that by mid season I […]

And here’s JaVale McGee being JaVale McGee

It’s really a shame when a NBA player really doesn’t care. It’s also a shame when everyone knows that said NBA player doesn’t care. Such is the life of JaVale McGee. Yes, the same JaVale McGee that once did everything in his power to record a triple double. And yes, the same JaVale McGee that […]

The ‘Manning To Miami’ billboard has arrived

The wooing of Peyton Manning by teams not in Indianapolis has been officially kicked off with a “Manning To Miami” billboard that has been put up near the junction of I-95 and I-595 in South Florida. The billboard is the work of the folks behind ManningtoMiami.com, who launched their internet presence today that comes complete […]

Albert Pujols doesn’t like all those ‘El Hombre’ billboards in Southern California

So the Los Angeles Angels have decided to build their marketing plan around their newly acquired superstar, Albert Pujols.  A move that we can all agree is smart.  But if we’re going to point out their smart decision, we also have to point out that the Angels have also made a very dumb one.  They […]

The Colts can sign Andrew Luck as early as Friday

If you were hoping for drama on draft night in regards to the number one pick, there are now two reasons why it won’t be happening.  The first one is the obvious one. The Colts are drafting Andrew Luck and that’s final. The second one isn’t so obvious.  In fact, it isn’t obvious at all.  […]