Daily Archives : February 11, 2012

Super Bowl 25 National Anthem singer, Whitney Houston, dead at 48


This is major news, with connections to the current Super Bowl champion, New York Giants. Whitney Houston, music legend, wife to Bobby Brown, and singer of what many call the best National Anthem ever sung, has died. Her memorable rendition was prior to Super Bowl 25 where the Giants beat the Buffalo Bills, 20-19. Cause of death has not yet…

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Joba Chamberlain Rehab


According to MLB.com, Yankees right-hander Joba Chamberlain made 15 throws in his second session on a half-mound at their Minor League complex in Tampa on Friday, continuing his rehabilitation from Tommy John surgery performed in June.  Chamberlain told The Associated Press he was “happy with the progress and feeling good” after throwing off the five-inch mound. Chamberlain is expected to…

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Jeremy Lin: Linsanity!


Jeremy Lin continues to wreck shop in the NBA.  Four straight fantastic games for Lin, and four straight wins for the new York Knicks…  without either Carmelo Anthony or Amare Stoudamire.  This time it was Lin scoring a career-high 38 points and outperforming Kobe Bryant as the New York Knicks beat the Los Angeles Lakers 92-85 on Friday night at The Garden.  Linsane…

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AJ Burnett Trade Talks Ongoing


AJ Burnett trade talks between the Yankees and Pirates were ongoing as of Friday evening, according to Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, and do not include Garrett Jones.  Brink adds that the Pirates are more receptive to taking on salary than moving a player or prospect.

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