Aaron Hernandez is charged with the murder of Odin Lloyd

Posted in Blogroll on June 26th, 2013 by Ron Glover

(Pro Football Zone)

A bad day has gotten progressively worse for Aaron Hernandez.

Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has been charged with the murder of Odin Lloyd — a former semi-pro football player  — who was the boyfriend of Hernandez girlfriend’s sister.

Hernandez is being arraigned by North Attleborough court.

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Tip-Off for 6/26/13 (featuring Roy Campanella): The ripple effect of Doc Rivers

Posted in Blogroll on June 26th, 2013 by Ron Glover

(Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Donald Sterling has 21 million reasons to believe Doc Rivers is the man for the L.A. Clippers.

The Los Angeles Clippers hiring of Glenn “Doc” Rivers is meaningful in many ways. Rivers becomes the NBA’s highest paid coach at the helm of one of the league’s most exciting teams. More importantly, Doc Rivers’ name alone may shift the balance of power in the NBA — something no African-American coach has done to this point.
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Aaron Hernandez is taken into custody and released by the Patriots

Posted in Blogroll on June 26th, 2013 by Ron Glover

(NBC News)

Aaron Hernandez began his day with a visit from the police and a release from his employer.

At approximately 8:45 am, New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez was taken into custody by North Attleborough Police. Hernandez is a person of interest in the murder of Odin Lloyd — whose body was found a mile from the Hernandez home nine days ago. Within the hour, the Patriots have announced the release of Hernandez.

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