Are the Philadelphia 76ers quietly pursuing free agent Deron Williams?

Posted in Blogroll on June 26th, 2012 by Ron Glover

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Deron Williams Deron Williams #8 of the New Jersey Nets looks on in the first half against the San Antonio Spurs at Prudential Center on February 11, 2012 in Newark, New Jersey.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement.

It’s been widely reported top free agent All-Star point guard Deron Williams has narrowed his choices to the Brooklyn Nets or the Dallas Mavericks. What I witnessed during the New Jersey Nets last visit to Philadelphia on April 13th leads me to believe otherwise.

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Tip-Off for 6/26/12 (featuring Public Enemy): Michael Vick is the NFL’s biggest jerk???

Posted in Blogroll on June 26th, 2012 by Ron Glover

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Michael Vick’s life has been nothing short of extraordinary since his release from prison. He’s the starting quarterback on a Super Bowl contender, a new shoe deal with Nike and he’s made good as an advocate for abused dogs. He’s even marrying his long time sweetheart who was by his side, for richer or for poorer.

But according to CBS Sports Mike Freeman, the American public has refused to let go of Vick’s past transgressions.

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