Archive for December, 2006

A ruling by a US Court of Appeals panel will now open up a can of worms that was promised to be sealed. The names of more than 100 or so major league baseball players who apparently tested positive for steroids may eventually be publicly revealed despite a promise that the test results of all […]

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Good News for the Holiday Season

Posted: 22nd December 2006 by David Burnett in Final Four, Grand Slam, Tennis, Tiger Woods
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We’ve heard alot this year about athletes that cheat. Stars that spit. Players that get arrested. So much has been said about what and who is wrong that we tend to forget that there were many good and heart warming sports stories this past year and that there are still heroes to worship. How about […]

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The Elephant in the Room

Posted: 19th December 2006 by David Burnett in Fighting, Race, Uncategorized
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The NBA handed down suspensions yesterday for Friday night’s brawl at Madison Square Garden. Fifteen games for the Nuggets’ Carmelo Anthony. Ten game suspensions each for J.R. Smith and Nate Robinson. Mardy Collins of the Knicks the instigator, is suspended for six games. Four game and one game suspensions were assessed to others. A total […]

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Another Brawl – And Hypocrisy Reigns

Posted: 18th December 2006 by David Burnett in Fighting, NBA, Race
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How the NBA honchos hand down penalties and punishment for the brawl between the New York Knicks and Denver Nuggets at Madison Square Garden the other night will go a long way toward determining what they learned if anything from the infamous Pistons-Pacers brawl of two years ago. Let’s start from the beginning. The Knicks […]

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Memo to T.O. – Just Shut Up and Play Football

Posted: 16th December 2006 by David Burnett in Character, NFL, Uncategorized
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At some point we will all get it. Eventually we’ll have no doubts that T.O. is poison. But in the meantime we still hope its not as bad as it seems. But here’s the latest. As the Cowboys fight to make the playoffs Terrell Owens insists that the spotlight shine on him. In his most […]

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Trust What You See

Posted: 11th December 2006 by David Burnett in College Football, NFL, Quarterback
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The final score: Tennessee Titans 26, the Houston Texans 20 with a thrilling overtime finish capped by THE RUN. The game was an emphatic statement for Houston native Vince Young who is earning more and more believers every week. Even though he was wearing Tennessee’s blue, Young electrified his homecoming crowd with a closing 39 […]

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