I think this will be my last piece for the day I plan vegging out on the NFL Network preseason games and PS3. Today’s game of choice is NCAA Football 12. If you are on and want some of this hot ish, my gamer tag is JerseyAce.
Last night, along with my road dog John, hit up the Punching at the Paradise boxing card at the Paradise Theater in the Bronx. I love doing boxing shows with young fighters because they are very accommodating with the media.
Sitting in press row, the managers for the fighters feed anyone within earshot ideas for stories about their fighters, and offer interviews and come through in the end. Case in point, Matt Yanofsky promised me access to his fighter Mike Brooks, and sure enough after the normal give and take with reporters Brooks came over and we did this quick video (click here).
MIAMI -- Sitting in their traditional seats in their traditional setting, speaking to the media side-by-side, Dwyane Wade and LeBron James gave an impromptu breakdown of their developing relationship Tuesday.
Every year, the All-Defensive teams come out, as voted on by NBA coaches. And every year, we wonder if NBA coaches are watching the same games that we are.
More specifically, we wonder if NBA assistant coaches and team PR personnel are watching the same games that we're watching. Because head coaches often farm out their votes to these sorts of employees, and as a result we get some very confusing lineups.
Minnesota GM David Kahn and the Wolves have a 25 percent chance of landing the No. 1 pick in the 2011 Draft.
All of them would prefer to have not qualified for the event, but the odds are that the 2011 NBA Draft lottery (8:30 p.m. ET, ESPN) will be the start of something big for at least one of the 12 teams on stage in Secaucus, N.J., on Tuesday.
After rebuilding the Knicks from Isiah Thomas' rubble, Donnie Walsh is leaving his position as president and general manager because, as he said, "he's getting older" and wasn't prepared to commit to owner Jim Dolan's stipulation that he'd sign a multi-year deal.
We all know that Donnie Walsh was really doomed from Day One when his eccentric, semi-reclusive and meddling new boss, James Dolan, informed him that he would be retaining Isiah Thomas as a glorified scout.