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GAME PREVIEW – SPURS v THUNDER 12/21/13

See preview for tonight’s showdown between the San Antonio Spurs v Oklahoma City Thunder, which originally appeared in, and all rights belong to  www.poundingtherock.com.   Tags: Game Preview, NBA, Oklahoma City Thunder, San Antonio Spurs

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NBA Coach Tries Plastic Surgery to Inspire Team

Tags: NBA, Randy Wittman, Washington Wizards

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MLB to Ban Home Plate Collisions beginning in 2014

This is a good thing. As in other sports, the players are bigger, stronger and faster. The injuries suffered are often season or career threatening. See the following articles in USA TODAY and MLB.com.   […]

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Spurs fall 21 spots in Power Rankings after losing in Mexico City

Largest weekly drop in history after 9-year-olds prove to be just too short. The  following piece originally appeared in, and all rights belong to, www.poundingtherock.com. ESPN’s Marc Stein dropped the San Antonio Spurs from 5th […]

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Erik Compton, James Silas and Overcoming Adversity

The  following piece originally appeared in, and all rights belong to Pounding the Rock. I don’t enjoy golf.  I don’t enjoy playing it, watching it, and particularly talking about it. Mostly the talk, really. Tied […]

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A Spurs Fan in Paris

The  following piece originally appeared in, and all rights belong to, www.poindingtherock.com. See original publication @ http://www.poundingtherock.com/2013/8/23/4651708/same-as-it-ever-was-a-spurs-fan-visits-france Early August 2013 in a Café in the Center of Paris, France It’s one of those Paris days that […]

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My Spurs Story (Or Why I Flipped Over the Coffee Table after Game 6)

I planned to write a similar article (did not involve furniture) after the San Antonio Spurs won their fifth NBA title. As close as that came to be, it was not. I can’t deny I […]

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The Game Matters – Tom Brady after losing the Super Bowl

For anyone who doesn’t think the game really matters to professional athletes, read Yahoo’s Dan Wetzel account of Tom Brady’s post-Super Bowl reaction. Tags: super bowl, tom brady

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15 ways to improve college football

In 1920 following the lowest point in baseball’s history, yes lower than the steroid era, owners of Major League Baseball teams selected Judge Kenesaw Mountain Landis as the first Commissioner of Baseball and provided him […]

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7-Year Old Kid Signs Contract to play for Real Madrid

Now call me old-fashioned, but 7-year olds should not be signed to any kind of professional athletic contract regardless of sport. Nevertheless, Spain’s Real Madrid did just that by signing a 7-year-old soccer prodigy from […]

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