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College / Dec 6, 2010 / 5:00 pm

Monday Madness: The National Player of the Year Front-Runner

Kemba Walker, UConn

Five NCAA teams that got my attention this past weekend for various reasons:

1. Connecticut (7-0) According to preseason predictions, the Huskies would be overachieving had they reached sixth place in the Big East. Today, UConn is undefeated and ranked No. 6 in the nation following its rout of Maryland-Baltimore County on Friday. Kemba Walker is the alpha and omega of Coach Jim Calhoun‘s young squad. Read More »

College, NBA Draft / Jun 24, 2009 / 9:00 am

Blake Griffin: Demolition Man

Blake Griffin (photo. Erik Isakson)

Blake Griffin (photo. Erik Isakson)

Blake Griffin, the best player and biggest star in tomorrow’s NBA Draft, is a genuinely nice guy. But when he wants something, he will destroy anything in his path to get it.

*Reprinted from Dime #49*

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Blake Griffin looks out of place in a kitchen. Appliances aren’t made for 6-10, 255-pound incredible hulks, especially in University of Oklahoma student housing. Read More »