That’s Mah Wolfpack – Pt II

Report: Former NC State assistant claims Mark Gottfried was in on payments to Dennis Smith Jr.'s family  (CBSSports.com) Cal State Northridge coach Mark Gottfried has been accused of facilitating cash payments to the trainer of former NC State star, and current New York Knicks guard, Dennis Smith Jr. when Gottfried coached

Hugh Freeze Can’t Catch A Break

  Ole Miss football vacates 33 wins over six seasons as a result of NCAA investigation (CBSSports.com) The last step of the NCAA investigation into Ole Miss is complete, and it concluded with the program vacating 33 wins over a seven-year period due to ineligible players participating in football games. Four wins

That’s Mah Wolfpack!!!!!

Somewhere in central NC, King Hippo  is drugged up and sitting in a corner weeping. I wish I was...drugged up, that is. NC State vs. Virginia Tech score: Wolfpack total fewest points by ranked team in shot clock era (CBSSports.com) No. 23 NC State, in front of its home crowd hoping to witness

Come On Mussina, Stop Being A Wuss And Pick One

Roy Halladay gets a pass because, you know..... he's dead and all. But Mike Mussina, until you crash a plane, you don't get that luxury. "I am proud to have played for these great organizations, in front of the tremendous fans in Baltimore and New York, and I am honored to have

Even Harold Baines Thinks You Guys Were Wrong

Let me say that I genuinely like Harold Baines.  His handful of years as a Baltimore Oriole, and otherwise.  While in Baltimore, Baines didn't hit for power.  But he did DH and pinch hit to a tune of approximately .300 for his years in Baltimore.  Admittedly, that's impressive for a

A KHunt By Any Other Name Is Still a KHunt

‘Madden NFL 19’ Video Game Removes Former Chiefs Back Kareem Hunt  (Deadline.com) The video game company told CNN via email that Hunt will be removed from copies of the video game and replaced by a generic player with the same ratings and attributes. “The updates have fully gone through now, so Hunt has

And Now, Time for a Holiday Game

So I posted a mention about this earlier in the Friday afternoon thread, but as it is now officially the "Christmas season," as opposed to your local drug store which has had Christmas decorations and candy out since Labor Day or so, it is time for something that I found

Rest In Peace, Mr. McCovey

I'm no Giants fan, to be sure.  But this man was a class act. And he could sure as shit mash a pitch. Willie McCovey dies at 80 after Hall of Fame career with San Francisco Giants  (CBSSports.com) McCovey starting in 1959 as a 21-year-old spent 22 seasons in the major leagues. All