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Archive for the ‘BASKETBALL’ Category

HEAT REPEAT

June 21, 2013

 The Miami Heat win back-to-back championships after the officials hand them Game 6 to force a final showdown against the Spurrs on Thursday night (gotta make those advertising dollars).  Bottom line… Lebron James whined and cried to the refs to secure another win. YAWN Next…

TIME OUT

April 3, 2013

At 8:30AM this morning I posted an article entitled FOUL which outlined the behavior of Coach Mike Rice of Rutgers. After my article was released he was fired by the administration. As more than just a radio commentator … I am also a pastor … a Christian. I believe in redemption. I believe in restoration. […]

FOUL

April 3, 2013

 In 2010 Mike Rice became the head coach for the Rutgers University men’s basketball team. Known for his “passionate” displays of emotions on the sidelines during games … Mike is under the microscope following 30 minutes of video obtained by Outside the Lines and aired on ESPN of his practice behavior. Berating players, throwing balls […]

JULIAN NEWMAN – PINT SIZE FRAUD BALL

March 9, 2013

HOOPS OR HYPE?

March 6, 2013

Julian Newman’s edited youtube video vs mediocre competition who barely played any real defense on him became an internet viral sensation, according to his father (Jamie Newman) who has carefully crafted a local and national media explosion of his 11 year old son. Is it about basketball hoops or just sensational hype? Both. The question is […]

HANDLE THE HYPE

March 5, 2013

Julian “Handles” Newman is an 11 year old 5th grader at the Downey Christian School in Orlando, Florida. He is the starting point guard for the Downey varsity basketball team. His dad, Jamie Newman, the coach and a  teacher at Downey, put a video of his son on youtube that went viral. Through a carefully […]