Who is Mauricia Grant? NASCAR Knows

Posted in Blogroll on July 10th, 2008 by Michael Tillery

Obviously in happier times

By Dave Zirin

For the last decade, NASCAR has tried to shed its legacy as a sport indelibly linked to the confederate flag. Motorsports bosses have understood that if their sport were ever to go global, burning rubber couldn’t be associated with burning crosses.

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Turner and Yahoo Form Alliance

Posted in Blogroll on July 10th, 2008 by Michael Tillery

Anybody have any thoughts on this?

NEW YORK and SUNNYVALE, Calif. – July 10, 2008 – Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. and Yahoo! Inc. (Nasdaq: YHOO) have entered a multi-year strategic alliance that will allow the two companies to collaborate on advertising and sports-related content.

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Candace Parker Blazes 40 and Leads the Sparks Past the Comets 82-74 In O.T.

Posted in candace parker on July 10th, 2008 by Michael Tillery

The future of L.A. Gotta rep her until the end of days

Baby girl does it again. Candace Parker tosses in a career high 40 points, has 16 rebounds, drops 6 dimes and turns back 5 shots to lead the Los Angeles Sparks to a 82-74 overtime victory against the rival Houston Comets. Read more »