Mizzo’s NFL Divisional Playoff Weekend Picks

Posted in Blogroll on January 9th, 2009 by Michael Tillery

3-1 Wild Card Round

35-16 for year

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Friday Fire: The Kobe Bryant vs. LeBron James Debate Continues

Posted in Blogroll on January 9th, 2009 by Michael Tillery

The debate rages on. What’s your opinion? Before it’s all said and done, both will be included in the most elite pantheon of basketball talent. There aren’t five more skilled players who’ve stepped foot in the NBA. Here are some other questions:

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Interview With ABC and ESPN Sportscaster Mark Jones

Posted in Blogroll on January 9th, 2009 by Michael Tillery

Covering games there are all kinds of people to interview besides the players. I think I’m more excited to see the relevant personalities in and out of basketball than players sometimes. Halftime in the press room or on the court pregame folks in front and behind the scenes are at a premium. I want to know, so I make sure I approach the biggest and the baddest as well as the last but not least. I have a bunch of these on file so I’ll post them when I can.

Mark Jones is definitely one of my idols. He’s been around the universe and back, has a serious sports broadcasting acumen and is chill enough to personally identify with. I caught up with him in Philly when the Magic were in town pregame on the floor and asked him some questions I hope you all would want to know (the answers to). I have you in mind when I do these interviews, so I hope you get as much out of these chats as I do.

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