Smallthoughts: Rant of the Week …Grayson Allen


As if you needed any further reason to dislike Duke …Grayson Allen has given Duke haters another reason to do so.  He tripped an opponent for the third time in a year. The other two times ? On Feb. 9, Allen received a flagrant foul for extending his leg to trip Louisville’s Ray Spalding after heContinue reading “Smallthoughts: Rant of the Week …Grayson Allen”

Hawks discipline GM Ferry for racist comments


By CHARLES ODUM (AP Sports Writer The Atlanta Hawks are sticking with general manager Danny Ferry even though the team’s new majority owner wants him fired for racially charged comments about Luol Deng. CEO Steve Koonin on Tuesday told the Hawks’ flagship radio station that he made the decision to discipline Ferry but allowed himContinue reading “Hawks discipline GM Ferry for racist comments”

UConn wins another Title … Can they get some respect now?


Some time ago I wondered what would happen to UCon when the Big East disbanded. They were one of the original members of the Big East and the Calhoun years were kind to UConn and made them a power in the Big East. There was talk of them going to the ACC. Intsead they landedContinue reading “UConn wins another Title … Can they get some respect now?”