Archive for May, 2013

Chick Raptors Masai Ujiri has his work cut out for him

Friday, May 31st, 2013

The city of Toronto didnt exactly sit on pins and needles for the past week waiting for Masai Ujiri to become the Raptors newest general manager, and on paper, he seems like the definition of a good hire, writes John Chick.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/basketball/opinion/2013/05/masai-ujiri-the-definition-of-a-good-hire.html?cmp=rss

Chick: Raptors’ Masai Ujiri has his work cut out for him

Friday, May 31st, 2013

The city of Toronto didn't exactly sit on pins and needles for the past week waiting for Masai Ujiri to become the Raptors' newest general manager, and on paper, he seems like the definition of a good hire, writes John Chick.

Bears’ Rodriguez arrested again (Comcast SportsNet Chicago)

Friday, May 31st, 2013
Bears tight end Evan Rodriguez was arrested for DUI early Friday morning. The arrest is the second this offseason for Rodriguez.

Stanley Cup Stories: Vokoun, Penguins hope to survive Bruins

Friday, May 31st, 2013

The Pittsburgh Penguins have reason to believe they can survive the Eastern Conference final, while the Chicago Blackhawks and Los Angeles Kings are expecting a wild ride in the West. All that and more in Friday's Stanley Cup Stories.

Curran: Adrian Wilson will be biggest surprise (Comcast SportsNet New England)

Friday, May 31st, 2013
With only 100 days until the Patriots season-opener, Adrian Wilson is Tom E. Curran's prediction to be the biggest training camp surprise.

Class of 2014 profile: Luke Klingler (National Football Post)

Friday, May 31st, 2013
After a lost 2012 season, the son of the former Bengals first-round pick is primed for a big fall.

Former Pro Bowl lineman Austin remembered (The SportsXchange)

Friday, May 31st, 2013
Former New York Giants Pro Bowl lineman and one-time head coach of the Pittsburgh Steelers and Washington Redskins, Bill Austin, died May 22 at his Las Vegas home. The Giants announced his death.

Skins get used to new special teams coach Keith Burns (Comcast SportsNet Mid Atlantic)

Friday, May 31st, 2013
While a lot has been made about continuity for the Redskins going into the 2013-2014 season, one major change was made to the coaching staff during the offseason.

Former NBA all star Mookie Blaylock on life support after car crash

Friday, May 31st, 2013

Police say former NBA All-Star guard Daron Mookie Blaylock is on life support after a car crash in suburban Atlanta.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/basketball/nba/story/2013/05/31/sp-nba-mookie-blaylock-life-support-car-crash.html?cmp=rss

Raptors hire Masai Ujiri as new GM

Friday, May 31st, 2013

Masai Ujiri is leaving Denver to take over the basketball operations for the Toronto Raptors. The Raptors announced in a press release on Friday the NBAs executive of the year has agreed to a deal with Toronto.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/basketball/nba/story/2013/05/31/sp-nba-toronto-raptors-masai-ujiri-general-manager.html?cmp=rss