| More Sports Board|| Female masseuse dies in South Florida after collapsing at Chris Bosh's home - Unbiased Bama Fan on 6/5/12 at 5:06 pm|
[quote]A South Florida masseuse died at a hospital after collapsing at the Miami Beach home of injured Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh.
A police report says the woman, whose name wasn't immediately released, went to Bosh's home Monday. Bosh has been sidelined with a lower abdominal strain since May...
| More Sports Board|| Yahoo Sports: NBA league executives believe the lottery was rigged - Unbiased Bama Fan on 6/1/12 at 3:17 pm|
[quote]This was the fitting end to one of the darkest, most unseemly episodes in the history of the NBA, the perfect punctuation on the commissioner's manipulation of the sale and salvation of a lost franchise.
The New Orleans Hornets won the draft lottery and get to pick one of the most transcen...
| More Sports Board|| Aroldis Chapman’s female companion found tied up and robbed inside of hotel room - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/31/12 at 11:00 am|
[quote]Pittsburgh police confirmed Wednesday they are investigating a robbery Tuesday evening of a 26-year-old Hispanic woman who was tied up and robbed inside Reds pitcher Aroldis Chapman’s room at the Omni Penn Hotel.
Claudia Manrique, of Silver Spring, Md., a guest of Chapman, was in the Reds ...
| O-T Lounge|| Kathie Lee Gifford asks Martin Short about his wife two years after her death - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/31/12 at 1:00 am|
[quote]It might be the most cringeworthy few seconds in TV history -- Kathie Lee Gifford asked Martin Short how his wife is doing ... one small problem ... she died 2 years ago.
Martin appeared on "The Today Show" this morning to promote his new movie, "Madagascar 3" -- when Kathie asked, "And yo...
| Movie/TV Board|| Christina Hendricks breasts are fake? - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/30/12 at 11:38 pm|
[quote]A handful of readers with an eye for detail (and sexy television actresses) correctly guessed that the famous lady in question was none other than Christina Hendricks, one of the breakout stars from AMC’s smash hit Mad Men. That’s her on the right.
The photo is from a feature about summer ...
| More Sports Board|| Convicted Felon Sir Barrold Lamar Bonds wants a job with the Giants - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/29/12 at 10:33 am|
[quote]Barry Bonds is publicly referring to himself as a convicted felon these days, and he's quick to point out that conviction was never for steroid use.
He appealed his obstruction of justice conviction from April 2011 o...
| More Sports Board|| 2011 MLB Draft class has been very impressive in the early going - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/29/12 at 3:07 am|
I can't remember the last time where so many of the players chosen in the top half of the first round were doing so well right off the gate.
1. Gerrit Cole- 45 innings pitched, 32 hits allowed, 46 strikeouts, 13 walks, 2.60 ERA, 1.00 WHIP at Advanced-A Bradenton
2. Danny Hultzen- 56.2 innings...
| More Sports Board|| Jamal Lewis files for bankruptcy, is $10.5 million in debt - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/28/12 at 7:43 am|
[quote]Retired NFL star Jamal Lewis -- who helped the Baltimore Ravens win the Super Bowl in 2001 -- has filed for bankruptcy, claiming he's a financial train wreck ... and can't pay his eight-figure debt.
Jamal filed the Chapter 11 papers in Atlanta -- according to the docs, he's got $14,455,854...
| More Sports Board|| How good would the Mariners be if they had been more patient? - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/27/12 at 8:17 am|
They traded away Asdrubal Cabrera, Adam Jones, and Shin-Shoo Choo and Mike Morse and gave up on Bryan Lahair. Those are some pretty damn good players. Here's what their everyday lineup would have looked like with those players in their lineup.
RF Ichiro Suzuki
SS Asdrubal Cabrera
1B Bryan Lahai...
| O-T Lounge|| Father of six married for 25 years makes shocking discovery: He’s really a woman - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/26/12 at 7:40 am|
[quote]Five years ago, a man married for 25 years who had six kids went to the hospital with a kidney stone and left with a piece of life-changing news — he was a woman.
Now, Stevie Crecelius — formerly Steve — is sharing her story. Steve was happily married to his wife and working as a photograp...
| SEC Rant|| OK, which LSU poster from TD submitted this to ESPN? - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/25/12 at 9:23 am|
[quote]Mike in Mandeville, La., writes: I'm down on Nick Saban, but not for the reasons most LSU dislike him. I just need to look at the last play of his tenure at LSU, the Iowa "Hail Mary." Saban was DB coach and that garbage could happen? Nicky was always pulling boneheaded stunts, only saved by t...
| More Sports Board|| Orioles close to long-term contract extension with Adam Jones - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/25/12 at 8:15 am|
[quote]The Orioles, building on their early season momentum, are close to signing center fielder Adam Jones to a club-record contract extension, major-league sources say.
The deal, according to one source, will be “well north” of the two largest deals in team history – Miguel Tejada’s six-year, $...
| More Sports Board|| Pro Football Focus Top 101 NFL Players from 2011 season - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/24/12 at 2:22 am|
The list is interesting to say the least.
1. Aaron Rodgers, QB, Green Bay Packers
2. Justin Smith, DE, San Francisco 49ers
3. Drew Brees, QB, New Orleans Saints
4. Calvin Johnson, WR, Detroit Lions
5. Darrelle Revis, CB, New York Jets
6. Rob Gronkowski, TE, New England Patriots
| O-T Lounge|| Breast milk may hold the cure to stopping HIV/AIDS - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/24/12 at 12:41 am|
[quote]Antibodies that help to stop the HIV virus have been found in breast milk. Researchers at Duke University Medical Center isolated the antibodies from immune cells called B cells in the breast milk of infected mothers in Malawi, and showed that the B cells in breast milk can generate neutraliz...
| Movie/TV Board|| Amanda Seyfried is playing Linda Lovelace in an upcoming movie??? - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/23/12 at 6:38 am|
I had no idea about this. Am I the only one that thinks Amanda Seyfried is way too pretty to play Linda Lovelace in a biopic? The real-life Linda Lovelace was homely as frick.
| More Sports Board|| Who's the best coach in professional sports right now? - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/22/12 at 7:13 pm|
Bill Belichick or Gregg Popovich? Belichick has three rings and five SB appearances while Popovich has four rings and four finals appearances with a good shot at getting his fifth ring this year. It's a tossup for me. The coaching job Popovich has done with this year's Spurs team is nothing short of...
| More Sports Board|| Is the Mark Teixeira contract becoming as big of an albatross as the A-Rod deal? - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/22/12 at 6:26 am|
He's hitting .228 this season and his batting average has been under .250 since 2010. He's been so bad that the Yankees moved him down to seventh in the order last night. Unfortunately, they owe him $112.5 million for the next five seasons so he's virtually untradeable. In a lot of ways, Teixeira's ...
| More Sports Board|| Which athlete was more insane/crazier at his peak? - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/22/12 at 12:46 am|
Albert Belle or Metta World Peace aka Ron Artest? Just to refresh your memory on Albert Belle, here's a list of the controversies throughout Belle's career.
[quote]Belle was involved in several controversial incidents during his baseball career. In 1986, he went after a heckler in the stands who ...
| More Sports Board|| Man assaulted in Dodger Stadium parking lot - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/21/12 at 2:03 am|
[quote]A man who apparently caused a minor car collision in the Dodger Stadium parking lot Sunday night was pulled out of his car and assaulted, police said.
Police said the assault took place after the game sometime before 9 p.m. The man was pulled from his car by at least one suspect and suffer...
| More Sports Board|| Brandon McCarthy gets put on the disabled list for the 715th time in his career - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/20/12 at 10:15 pm|
[quote]Starting pitcher Brandon McCarthy became the latest addition Sunday to the A's expanding list of injuries.
The right-hander joined the 15-day disabled list with a strained right shoulder. Reliever Jim Miller was recalled from Triple-A Sacramento to take his roster spot.
McCarthy joins o...
| More Sports Board|| Golden State Warriors moving from Oakland to San Francisco in 2017 - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/20/12 at 9:54 pm|
[quote]According to @GSWFastBreak, the Warriors have finalized plans to move from Oakland to San Francisco in 2017. The move would provide the Warriors with a brand new, modern, multi-use arena on Pier 30/32 that would be utilized not only for basketball but other various events. The privately funde...
| More Sports Board|| Imagine how good the Rangers would be if they still had Cliff Lee - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/17/12 at 7:19 pm|
Lee's having a nice start to the season with a 1.95 ERA and 0.76 WHIP but has a 0-1 record because of horrific run support. Anybody think he has any regrets about not resigning with the Rangers?...
| More Sports Board|| Albert Pujols has hit homeruns in back to back games - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/17/12 at 5:37 pm|
Watch out, American League. Albert Pujols is heating up. He is not done yet....
| More Sports Board|| Bud Selig raises possibility of Oakland A's leaving Bay Area - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/17/12 at 1:36 pm|
[quote]Baseball commissioner Bud Selig says it's up to Oakland owner Lew Wolff to decide whether to consider additional sites for a new ballpark for the Athletics, leaving open the possibility of a move outside the Bay Area.
Speaking Thursday after a quarterly owners' meeting, Selig said there's ...
| More Sports Board|| Sports Illustrated: Tim Duncan loathes Kevin Garnett - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/17/12 at 12:10 am|
[quote]5. His Buddy KG
Just kidding, as this might count in his favor. In fact, Duncan hates Kevin Garnett. Hates him the way liberals hate Sean Hannity. This information comes from very reliable sources, who talk about how KG has made a career of trying to punk Duncan, baiting him and slapping h...
| SEC Rant|| Saban not a fan of Spurrier's idea of divisional games deciding division champs - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/16/12 at 6:49 pm|
[quote]One week after LSU coach Les Miles voiced his support for Steve Spurrier's proposal for the SEC to choose division champions based exclusively on division record, Nick Saban politely did the opposite.
Speaking to reporters before Tuesday's Crimson Caravan stop at the Marriott Shoals Hotel ...
| More Sports Board|| Larry Bird >>>> Michael Jordan - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/16/12 at 2:17 pm|
At being a NBA executive. He just won NBA Executive of the Year.
Indiana Pacers president Larry Bird was voted the NBA's Executive of the Year on Wednesday, becoming the first person to win that award, plus the MVP and Coach of the Year honors.
The Pacers went 42-24 and are tied 1-1 w...
| More Sports Board|| Angels fire hitting coach Mickey Hatcher - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/15/12 at 10:41 pm|
[quote]The Los Angeles Angels have fired hitting coach Mickey Hatcher after their dismal offensive start to the season.
Hatcher's dismissal was announced Tuesday, about 90 minutes after the Angels had 12 hits in a 4-0 victory over Oakland.
Los Angeles promoted hitting coach Jim Eppard from Tri...
| More Sports Board|| Kobe Bryant: I don't want to ruin my body taking charges, floppers have no balls - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/15/12 at 9:01 pm|
[quote]The 33-year-old veteran who is playing in his 16th season said part of the reason for his longevity is his aversion to sacrificing his body to draw offensive fouls.
"I learned from my predecessors," Bryant said. "(Scottie) Pippen had a (messed) up back taking charges. (Larry) Bird had a (m...
| Political Talk|| Boxer/Congressman Manny Pacquiao rips President Obama for stance on gay marriage - Unbiased Bama Fan on 5/15/12 at 7:30 pm|
[quote]It's not too often a boxer blasts the President of the United States, but it's also not too common that an active fighter gets elected to Congress. But boxing superstar Manny Pacquiao, a freshman congressman from Sarangani Province in the Philippines, laid into President Obama because of Obam...