Quote of the Day
"I feel we’re going to look back 25 years from now when there are no more ‘Redskins’ … and say, ‘What the hell were we doing naming a team the Redskins!?'"-– ESPN’s Dan Le Batard, on the controversy surrounding the Redskins’ name. ("Dan Le Batard Is Highly Questionable," ESPN2, 2/14)
Suspended NBPA Exec Dir Billy Hunter has created a new blog designed to take "his case to the people,” according to Steve Aschburner of NBA.com. Hunter’s future with the NBPA “is expected to be decided at the union’s annual meeting Saturday at All-Star Weekend.” In the attempt to "leverage his way to an audience with the players," a team of attorneys Friday morning announced the new blog. The attorneys announced Hunter's new blog was "simply designed for two purposes.” The first is to “keep many of you updated on the status of Mr. Hunter’s position with the NBPA.” The second is to provide a “strong preliminary rebuttal to the Paul Weiss Report .” Aschburner notes Hunter in ...
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