Jimi Hendrix and the Ghetto Fighters Rock the Past and Soul into the Future

Posted in Blogroll on November 13th, 2008 by Michael Tillery

 

The Aleem Brothers discuss with Michael Tillery of The Starting Five the release of original material recorded with the legendary Jimi Hendrix before his passing. This deal, coordinated with the twins, Hip Hop artist and producer Spyda D and Jimi’s estate, has been in the works for over a year.  This comes a day after Jimi Hendrix’ drummer, Mitch Mitchell, died.

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Notes from TNT’s Coverage of the NBA – Thursday, November 13, 2008

Posted in Blogroll on November 13th, 2008 by Michael Tillery

TNT’s NBA Thursday Coverage Continues Thursday, November 20 at 8 p.m. ET with a doubleheader featuring the Detroit Pistons @ Boston Celtics followed by the Los Angeles Lakers @ Phoenix Suns

(AP Photo/Ben Margot)

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Ernie Johnson, Kenny Smith and Charles Barkley

Barkley on the Detroit Pistons getting the better of the trade with the Nuggets: “It’s a better trade for Detroit because they are going to have cap space (after the season).  (Rasheed Wallace and Allen Iverson) understand this is their last year in Detroit.  (The Pistons) just signed Rip Hamilton to a big contract.  They aren’t going to give another big contract to another 30-something year-old guy and they are going to get rid of Rasheed Wallace after this year.  The Pistons have to win a championship this year.  That’s why I love the trade for them; it’s a great trade by (Pistons GM) Joe Dumars.”

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Ron Glover’s NFL Power Rankings: Week 11

Posted in Blogroll on November 13th, 2008 by Ron Glover

 In this Jan. 3, 2008 file photo, Tennessee Titans defensive tackle Albert Haynesworth stretches during practice in the team's indoor facility in Nashville, Tenn. The Titans kick off a minicamp Thursday, May 8  2008 but they will not have Haynesworth, who continues to work out on his own with contract negotiations going slowly. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey, File)

After Sunday’s win over the Chicago Bears at Soldier Field, the inevitable question has surfaced; Can the Tennessee Titans run the table? Five of their next seven opponents are teams still in the playoff hunt, we’ll find out beginning Sunday in Jacksonville.

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