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The rooney entertainment group : Parkersburg officials explore baseball opportunities

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Local officials came away from the meeting with professional baseball authorities with a positive feeling Parkersburg can be a site for a new Frontier League team and facility. A delegation led by Parkersburg Mayor Bob Newell took a trip to Washington Pa., Wednesday to meet with Frontier League officials to discuss creating a team and facility in Parkersburg. The mayor ... Read More »

Shaquille o’neal criticizes kobe bryant in book : Interview

shaquille o'neal criticizes kobe bryant in book

Shaquille O’Neal is ripping on LeBron James in his new tell-all book. The book, titled “Shaq Uncut: My Story,” reflects of the retired center’s hall of fame career in the NBA. In one excerpt, the 7-foot-1 former Cavalier wrote about his time as LeBron’s teammate. “Our coach, Mike Brown, was a nice guy, but he had to live on the ... Read More »

Sergio garcia overcelebrated beating woods : Anatomy of a feud

Sergio garcia overcelebrated beating woods

GOLF: BIG 2 FEUD ERUPTS AGAIN SERGIO GARCIA has accused Tiger Woods of lying as the feud between the pair erupted again yesterday. Their bad blood boiled over at The Players Championship when the Spaniard claimed the world No.1 caused crowd noise to disrupt his swing. The pair have since given different versions of the incident at Sawgrass – and ... Read More »

Tony dorsett : What is ‘CTE’ all about?

tony dorsett

There have been numerous reports in the past two weeks about the four former NFL stars — Tony Dorsett, Joe DeLamielleure, Leonard Marshall and Mark Duper — diagnosed with early signs of a brain condition called chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE. These reports have shifted into discussions on how to prevent other players from developing CTE, including possible changes to ... Read More »

Shawn kemp opens oskar’s kitchen : Photo

shawn kemp opens oskar’s kitchen

The NBA might be gone from Lower Queen Anne, but one former Sonic is back. Shawn Kemp and his wife, Marvena, opened Oskar’s Kitchen last month at 621 1/2 Queen Anne Ave. N. across from the MarQueen Hotel last month. The restaurant, in the space formerly occupied by Acadia Bistro, features the Bubble Room lounge with a large fish tank ... Read More »

Dennis rodman visits north korea : makes second trip

Dennis rodman visits north korea

Basketball Hall of Famer Dennis Rodman arrived in North Korea on Tuesday to visit communist leader Kim Jong Un, spurring hopes that a jailed American tour operator might be freed as a gesture of friendship between the two eccentrics. Rodman, on his second visit to the Hermit Kingdom this year, appealed to Kim after his first visit in February to ... Read More »

MLB Rookies of the Year : Fernandez and Myers deserve to win

MLB Rookies of the Year

Outfielder Wil Myers of the Tampa Bay Rays was named American League Rookie of the Year, while Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez took the National League honors when the awards were announced by Major League Baseball on Monday. The 22-year-old Myers, acquired before the season in a trade with the Royals for pitching ace James Shields, lived up to expectations ... Read More »