May 1, 2012
Enough is enough Teddy Greenstein Chicago Tribune I can live with the one-game clip. But if I were dean of discipline, Rajon Rondo also would have to agree to some conditions. Start with publicly apologizing to official Marc Davis. Acknowledge that you intentionally bumped him. He didn't get in your way, as you pathetically claimed. Go to some elementary schools and tell the kids that what you did was inexcusable. They look up to you; they're watching you. Why should they respect referees after seeing what you did?
January 1, 2012
Before the Washington Wizards hosted the Boston Celtics on Sunday in the first game of a home-and-home set, coach Flip Saunders said he wanted to see John Wall play with more enthusiasm. Wall sulked through the Wizards' loss in Milwaukee on Friday and Saunders criticized his effort, claiming there would be consequences if he couldn't handle his emotions better. "I told him, if he doesn't play hard and he doesn't have a smile on his face, I'm going to take him out," Saunders said of Wall.
November 21, 2011
St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Aberdeen will close out the annual Christmas Street celebration with a Christmas concert, featuring the world renowned singer/songwriter, Charlie Zahm, at 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3. St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Aberdeen will close out the annual Christmas Street celebration with a Christmas concert, featuring the world renowned singer/songwriter, Charlie Zahm, at 5 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 3. Zahm is one of the most...
June 16, 2011
When Celtic Crossroads performs at the Columbia Festival of the Arts on June 24, the seven-member band of Irish musicians will sound off with a more modern take on the traditional music of their homeland. Call it non-traditional Irish music. When Celtic Crossroads performs at the Columbia Festival of the Arts on June 24, the seven-member band of Irish musicians will sound off with a more modern take on the traditional music of their homeland. Granted, the group's stage show includes fiddles, flutes and a harp.
June 8, 2011
Memorial Day proved to be a memorable weekend for coach Anthony McDonnell and his Soccer Association of Columbia/Howard County U12 Classic II girls soccer team, the Celtics. The Celtics won the 36th annual Virginian Memorial Day Soccer Tournament by beating the Alexandria Revolution White team, 2-0, in the finals. The tournament provides a venue for more than 600 boys and girls soccer teams with players 9-19 years old to compete. The teams came from several states including Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, New Jersey, New York, New Hampshire, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Maryland and West Virginia as well as Washington, D.C. and Canada.
May 12, 2011
When LeBron James announced last summer where he was taking his talents -- turning his back on his hometown of Cleveland and disgusting sports fans across America with his choreographed performance on ESPN -- he became the NBA's public enemy No. 1 outside of South Beach. Over the past 10 months, we were subjected to things like ESPN.com's Heat Index , websites calling for coach Erik Spoelstra's head , a slew of stories on the Miami chemistry experiment (heck, even Fast Company recently got in the act )