Reverse the Curse

Posted in 76ers, Carlos Boozer, Christian Laettner, College Basketball, College Basketball's Greatest Teams, Corey Maggette, Elton Brand, Final Four, Grant Hill on March 27th, 2009 by AXG

“The Blueprint 2 homie, follow the moves…you put on two tube socks you couldn’t walk in my shoes…”

Jay – Z – Diamond Is Forever

William Michael Krzyzewski took over a struggling Duke University Men’s Basketball program 29-years ago, and while he has had the success of 3 National Championships, and 10 Final Fours…there is a stigma that goes along with being a Duke Blue Devil.

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Friday Morning Starting Five: March 27, 2009

Posted in Blogroll on March 27th, 2009 by Michael Tillery

Levance Fields and DeJuan Blair talk about win against Xavier. Fields couldn’t hit jack, but those last five points decided the game. Clutch. (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette)

Missouri runs through Memphis. IMO Mike Anderson is Coach of the Year (Kansas City Star)

Villanova wanted it more. (Philly.com)

UConn looks really strong. (Hartford Courant)

Tampa surgery linked to investigation of UConn recruit (TBO.com)

Two years of failed expectations may get Billy Gillispie fired. (KY Post)

After Winky, Williams wants Calzaghe or Hopkins. (The Sweet Science)

Support for racial equality may be victim of Obama’s election. (Science Daily)

Youth trapped in gangs. (The Skanner)

Strike Black potential jurors, get disciplined and docked (Houston Chronicle)

High court blunts Black voting power. (Final Call)