Keep Their Heads Ringin’

Posted in Blogroll on April 30th, 2009 by Jerold Wells Jr.

The Atlanta Hawks are transforming before our eyes. They are becoming aware of themselves. With that knowledge of self performances like the Thursday’s 106-91 thrashing of the Miami Heat will become more commonplace. The words of Nelson Mandela ring true here, “Our greatest fear is not that we are inadequate, it that we are powerful beyond measure.” These young Hawks are realizing just how powerful they are.

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Ed Berliner of Stonecoldsports.com Conversation With Michael Tillery: Barry Bonds and Michael Vick

Posted in Blogroll on April 30th, 2009 by Michael Tillery

Stonecoldsports.com’s Ed Berliner and I have had many discussions…both on and off the record…on all kinds of subjects ranging from Donovan McNabb to President Obama. I’ve been doing a lot of radio lately (NBA playoffs), but I get up for conversations with Ed because the topics are always TSF relevant. In these series of clips, we discuss Barry Bonds and Michael Vick. I know, I know, we’ve all commented on Barry and Mike many many times, but we cannot let the legend become fact. Simply put, Barry Bonds will not become the face of the steroids era and Michael Vick did not commit the worse crime ever. Keep it in perspective. Click the logo to hear the conversation.

Thursday Morning Starting Five: April 30th, 2009

Posted in Blogroll on April 30th, 2009 by Michael Tillery

There’s all this buzz about the A Rod book, but I’m not totally convinced there’s anything credible to speak of that has not already been said. I’m a Yankee fan…not an A Rod fan and definitely not a fan of gotcha journalism. It’s not news. Jerold Wells will have an Atlanta/Miami report later and an interview with Spencer Haywood will be posted later as well.

Carmelo finally gets out of the first round. (Denver Post)

All Fort Worth Schools closed amid swine flu concerns until May 8. I was just there. (Star Telegram)

Brandon Roy is the best player Ron Artest has played against. (YOUBEENBLINDED)

Part 1 of a 3 Part Series on the Pacquiao/Hatton Championship Bout. (Ebony/Jet)

Davey D Interviews Somali-Born Rapper Knaan, Pt 1 — The Real Story Behind Somalia’s So-Called “Pirates” (Black Agenda Report)

Inside the 2009 NFL Draft: Everett Hood vs. B.J. Raji. (Temple3)

Justin Walsh gets down with the Professor, Grayson Boucher…twice. (Ball Is Life and SLAM)

Philly baby…