Archive for May, 2013

Not that this comes to a surprise, Carmelo Anthony’s wife LaLa, has gone to her Instagram account to respond to Jordan Crawford.

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Love it LaLa.  Let him know he’s nothin’ but a bench warmer.

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Last night the New York Knicks all wore black to the game 5 because Kenyon Martin told everyone it was the Boston Celtics funeral. Too bad JR Smith played like he was already dead. After the game, Celtics bench warmer Jordan Crawford looks like he yelled at Carmelo Anthony “That MFer f’d your wife!”.

No one is exactly sure what sparked this comment, but something clearly is going on between the Celtics and Carmelo’s wife, LaLa. At first, the “Honey Nut Cheerio’s” comment by Kevin Garnett seemed funny, but now this is the second incident involving a Celtics player talking about Melo’s wife. I’m starting to think that maybe something did happen between a Celts player and LaLa. Why else would they keep bringing it up?

Check out the video after the jump and you decide if that’s what Jordan Crawford said.

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The three-person panel overseeing the Penske Racing appeal against sanctions imposed by NASCAR after the Sprint Cup Series race at Texas Motor Speedway last month has unanimously found against the team and upheld the penalties.

As you may recall, NASCAR issues penalties when officials confiscated parts from the rear suspensions of the Fords of Joey Logano and Brad Keselowski after the cars failed a prerace inspection.

The panel included Brandon Igdalsky, President of Pocono Raceway, Paul Brooks, former NASCAR senior vice president, and  Bowman-Gray Stadium operator Dale Pinilis. The panel took about five hours to hear arguments form both sides and deliberate on the decision. Read the rest of this entry »

LeBron James

Our friends over at CableTv.com/Blog recently did some research on NBA salaries and found that LeBron James is the most underpaid athlete in the NBA. Here are some of the more powerful statistics they’ve found:

LeBron James is the 13th highest paid player in the NBA. Players ahead of him include Gilbert Arenas, Brandon Roy, and Elton Brand.

The year after gaining LeBron, the Miami Heat saw a 99% increase in the their local TV ratings on Sun Sports Network.
From 2010 (Before The Decision) to 2012 (After The Decision), the franchise value of the Miami Heat increased by $93 million (from $364 million to $457 million).

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Atlanta Falcons owner Arthur Blank and city mayor Kasim Reed announced in March, their plans to build a new stadium in Atlanta for the Falcons. Two of the early plans for the stadium have been released, and it looks like the Falcons might be building something that we have never seen before.

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