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NBA Rookie of the Year Damian Lillard Lands Reported $100 Million Sneaker Deal with Adidas

The 2013 NBA Rookie of the Year, Portland Trail Blazer Damian Lillard, has signed one of the most lucrative sneaker contracts of any NBA player not named LeBron or Derrick. 117 more words


The Phil Naessens Show February 13, 2013: Kobe Bryant and the Twidiots!

On Wednesdays Phil Naessens Show Sports-Kings Andy Flint joins Phil to discuss Kobe Bryant chiding a Twitter follower for calling another follower gay, former Duke star and ESPN College Basketball analyst Jay Williams and his comments to the NY Times, trading Josh Smith and the All Star Game including how to fix the Slam Dunk Contest. 158 more words

Q and A With Kyle Gibson

Kyle Gibson was drafted by the Minnesota Twins in the 1st round of the 2009 draft. Since the draft, things haven’t gone as planned for Gibson, as although his stats have been decent, he hasn’t been able to stay completely healthy; having to undergo Tommy John surgery in September of 2011. 1,265 more words


Enough About Me, Let's Talk About the Fall League

I do enough talking about me on this blog, so let’s talk about the Arizona Fall League, shall we? One word to describe it is “supercalifragilisticexpialidocious.” Is that an acceptable adjective? 529 more words


My Arizona Fortune

Sorry I have been so absent! It has been a crazy few weeks, well, with the election and American Airlines losing my luggage. Oh yeah! I haven’t told you all about that fiasco. 269 more words


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Brian Goodwin stole the spotlight at Saturday night’s AFL Rising Stars game as the Senators’ centerfielder went 2-for-5 with two RBIs. Goodwin led off the game by depositing a 93 mph fastball onto the rightfield berm for a solo home run and later laced a double into the right-centerfield gap. 303 more words

Tony Zych earns win in AFL Rising Stars Game

It was more a case of being at the right place at the right time, but Cubs farmhand Tony Zych earned the win in Saturday afternoon’s Arizona Fall League Rising Stars Game, as the East team scored a 9-4 victory over the West. 265 more words

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