Jeremy Lin to be considered for USA Basketball’s Select Team

After Jeremy Lin’s whirlwind month where he turned into an overnight superstar, one would think that things couldn’t get much better for him. Then comes news that during an All Star weekend press conference, USA Basketball Chairman Jerry Colangelo … [Read on]

And here’s Pat Knight ripping his seniors in a post game press conference

I didn't even know Pat Knight was still coaching. But apparently he's the head coach at Lamar. And he's apparently has a strong dislike for his seniors. Following tonight's loss to Stephen F. Austin one of Knight's players (most likely one of … [Read on]

Ryan Braun wins appeal of 50 game suspension, MLB vehemently disagrees

It was a long shot that no one thought had a chance. Boy were we all wrong. It was announced earlier today that NL MVP Ryan Braun won his appeal of the 50 game suspension that was handed down by Major League Baseball for a failed drug test. Braun … [Read on]

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 … [Read on]

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 … [Read on]

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 … [Read on]

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 … [Read on]

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 … [Read on]

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 … [Read on]

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 … [Read on]