Hitting The Links: Where Things Are More Professional In Dallas
A collection of mostly Wizards-related web links.
>> Andray Blatche is still looking for a wifey, or whatever. He made an appearance at the Shadow Room last Thursday (above pic: Andray is the guy on the left on whose knee that other guy’s elbow is resting).
>> Brendan Haywood says they handle things more professionally in Dallas than in D.C. So, break out your diary and classify bitching and moaning owners sitting courtside wearing a jersey t-shirt of the team they own as professional.
[DC Sports Bog]
>> Zydrunas Ilgauskas kept the Wizards #17 jersey that he never wore.
>> Finding a nickname for the Washington Wizards (that’s not the Sea Dogs).
Outside of wanting a return to the Bullets, people seem to like ‘Justice’ — which is not bad, but I’m not sold on it … and I feel the same way about ‘Diplomats’ — this is a tough one.
>> The Abe Pollin family is “Living for the City” with a Stevie Wonder concert. #Classy
>> Antawn Jamison sips on water while Carlos Boozer drives the boat.
[Ball Don’t Lie]
>> A look at Ernie Grunfeld’s draft wizardry.
>> Seems like Ricky Rubio would still be fun to have … definitely more fun than Mike Miller and Randy Foye. Hindsight says, “Oh well.”
>> TrueHoop’s Henry Abbott eats balut for the Blazers.
>> The evolution of Steve Nash’s eye injury.
[Both Teams Played Hard]
>> Spike Lee will do anything to get LeBron to the Knicks, including root for the Celtics to beat the Cavs. Spike once told Boston fans to not tempt the sports gods … so what, exactly, is he doing now?
[Ball Don’t Lie]
>> You hear the story of NFL rookie wide receiver Mardy Gilyard and wonder, ‘How did it all click with this guy? … to go from an “knucklehead kid, arrogant, cocky, immature,” as he describes his old self, to such a model hard worker? I continue to wonder.
>> Abe Lincoln, the mascot, just hanging out in downtown D.C.
[Washington City Paper]
>> Atlanta Hawks coach Mike Woodson has been fly in several eras.
[Brain On Funk]
>> The NFL career of JaMarcus Russell, in pictures.
[Kissing Suzy Kobler]