Archive for July, 2010

Go Big, Or Go Home

July 27, 2010
By admin

This Thursday, an annual summer event that brings almost every kid out on the skate park inside will begin for the sixteenth time. That event of course is the Summer X Games. Personally, I am more a fan of the Winter X Games, due to the fact that they take place at a time...
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Time Is Ticking

July 26, 2010
By K. Becks

Time is ticking for the New York Yankees to make a move that will give them another solid arm in their pitching rotation. The trade deadline is just days away, and time isn’t the only thing that is working against them. With Cliff Lee gone, Roy Oswalt wanting to stay in the National League...
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Don’t Worry A.J., We’ll Take That Door Down

July 19, 2010
By K. Becks

Just when the Yankees thought they had gotten lucky, receiving news that A.J. Burnett’s injured hand would not keep him from missing a start, more bad news came their way; Andy Pettitte is now on the DL for at least a month with a groin injury. The Yankees look like the best team in...
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The Wind Moved The Ball Off The Green, Farmer Brown, Not A "Flyin’ Saucer"

July 17, 2010
By K. Becks

The leaderboard at this weekend’s British Open seems to change as much as the wind, and considering that play on Friday was suspended due to high winds, it changes a lot. At various points throughout the 150th Open Championship, names such as Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods, Paul Casey, and even John Daly have been...
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R.I.P Boss

July 13, 2010
By K. Becks

Today, the sporting world lost arguably the greatest owner in all of sports. George Steinbrenner was eighty years old, celebrating his birthday just over a week ago on the Fourth of July. Not everyone liked Steinbrenner; there is no denying that he was a loud, no-nonsense guy at times, who exhibited very little patience...
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Viva Espana!

July 12, 2010
By K. Becks

The 2010 FIFA World Cup has finally come to a close, with Spain finally getting the trophy that has eluded their fine football federation for so long. Although it wasn’t as beautiful a game as many World Cup Finals are, the fact is, Spain got it done and they deserved it. Unlike most people...
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Wow, Really?

July 9, 2010
By K. Becks

The title is directed at both Dan Gilbert and the Miami Heat organization. For Gilbert, did you really have to make a fool of yourself by writing a letter to the fans, bashing Lebron James in the process? I always say that when you’re too passionate about something, you lose your reason, and that...
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Premiering This Fall: Miami Thrice

July 8, 2010
By K. Becks

It’s official; Lebron James has announced his intentions to sign with the Miami Heat, joining fellow superstars Dwayne Wade and Chris Bosh. Cleveland is heartbroken, Miami is ecstatic, and the rest of the NBA general managers are pulling their hair out trying to think of ways to compete with a team as good as...
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Live From Omaha

July 3, 2010
By K. Becks

Unfortunately, I didn’t really have the chance to blog live from Omaha as I said I would, because I didn’t get back to the hotel until very late Monday and Tuesday night. However, it really doesn’t matter, because everything I planned on writing can still be written and not lose its relevance. So, it’s...
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