Shawn Green, a former basketball standout at St. Francis (Joliet, Ill.), died Thursday at 10:45 a.m. following a year-long battle with cancer, his twin brother Shane said. 107 more words
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By Chuckie Maggio @chuckiemaggio
ESPN analyst Dick Vitale, a basketball icon simply known to fans as “Dickie V,” was gracious enough to take some time out of his busy schedule to talk Bonaventure basketball, his favorite Reilly Center memory, the Atlantic 10 and the college landscape as a whole. 7 more words
How rare is it to see the 14th highest paid Mets player (2016 roster) — Bobby Bonilla — in the wild? Extremely rare. I’ve been doing this job nearly 9 years and I can count Bonilla BC appearances on one hand. 197 more words
Kentucky basketball coach John Calipari stood firm on his take about potential games against the Indiana Hoosiers when asked earlier this week.
“Other people get involved (and say) you’ve got to come to our place,” Calipari said on The Rich Eisen Show. 315 more words
Look how excited Dickie V is to be at the US Open! He was watching Venus and Serena Williams, Jack Sock, and Croatian player Marin Cilic practice on Friday, and we were blessed with this delightful video of his experience. 70 more words
ESPN, reeling from a number of big-name departures, gave fans some good news.
The network is apparently making it a tradition to give Dick Vitale extensions for his birthday as that’s exactly what they did last year to get him through the 2017-18 season. 240 more words