Archive for December 23rd, 2009

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St. John’s routs Bryant

December 23, 2009

D.J. Kennedy led the Storm with 18 points

St. John’s (10-2) closed out its non-conference schedule with an 80-44 blow out of the winless Bryant Bulldogs Wednesday night.  

Junior swingman D.J. Kennedy led the Johnnies with a game-high 18 points, which included a 5-for-8 effort from the field and a 3-for-6 performance from beyond the arc, to mark his 11th-consecutive game in double-figures to start the season. Juniors Dwight Hardy and Paris Horne each scored 16 points – a season-high for the latter – drilling four and five 3-pointers, respectively. Each of St. John’s 12 active players got into the scoring column, including walk-ons John Taubeneck (1-for-2 from the free throw line) and Kevin Clark (four points, 2-for-2 from the field, one rebound).

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No more Melk for you

December 23, 2009

 

Melky Cabrera was traded to Atlanta

When I think back to 2004, in particular the ALCS, images of the most debilitating/humiliating loss flood my memory, and my throat fills with vomit. No Yankees fan will ever forget The Collapse, and entrenched in the center of that nightmare was Javier Vazquez. Read the rest of this entry ?

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Unbe”Lee”vable….Knicks stop Bulls

December 23, 2009

David Lee tied a career high 21 boards last night

NEW YORK — One night after a humiliating collapse, the Chicago Bulls nearly pulled off a furious comeback.

Instead, David Lee and the New York Knicks made enough big plays to keep their December roll going.

Lee rattled in the clinching jumper with 5.5 seconds left, finishing with 18 points and a career high-tying 21 rebounds as the Knicks held on for an 88-81 victory Tuesday night.

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In the words of Marv Albert: Yesssss!!!!!

December 23, 2009

Open at Work with Caution...

Bits n Pieces

Hey we know you, Yanks get Vasquez back for Melky

Beef and Sota, Favre and Childress at odds over audibles

Pause, Pacquiao versus Mayweather hits snag

Oh so Rosa and more bits after the jump..

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The top 10 athletes of the 2000’s….No. 1

December 23, 2009

"Quiet, for the serve"

The countdown is about to come to a close, and this tennis player was the most dominant athlete of the 2000’s.  Many lists picked Tiger Woods, Michael Phelps, or even Tom Brady to claim this spot, but many also did not realize what my number 1 athlete accomplished over the past 10 years.   As of September, 2009, he is ranked world number 1 by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP), having previously held the number one position for a record 237 consecutive weeks.   Many sports analysts, tennis critics, former and current players consider this athlete to be the greatest tennis player of all time and one of the greatest athletes the sports world has ever seen. 

The number 1 athlete of the 2000’s after the jump!

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