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The Harvard men’s basketball team rose to the occasion Thursday night, defeating No. 3 New Mexico 68-62 in the second round of the NCAA Tournament for the first tournament victory in the school’s history.
Tommy Amaker‘s players were jumping for joy and living in the moment afterward, but they weren’t the only people who enjoyed the upset victory. Check out tweets from some big names in the sports world, including Red Sox members Will Middlebrooks and Shane Victorino, Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout, NFL Hall of Famer Warren Sapp, Los Angeles Clippers superstar Blake Griffin and more.
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Reds second basemen Brandon Phillips and Boston Red Sox outfielder Shane Victorino recently played alongside each other in the World Baseball Classic for Team USA. Apparently, the two have become pretty good pals after Victorino tweeted out the above picture of a pair of red Christian Louboutin sneakers that Phillips gave him as a gift. As you can see, the size 6.5 shoes actually...
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Will Middlebrooks recently joined WEEI's Mut and Merloni show to discuss a variety of topics including his wrist injury, the young phenom Jackie Bradley Jr. and the 2013 Red Sox spring training.
Here are some highlights from the near 13 minute interview.
Feels comfortable being a vocal leader without being tossed into a trashcan, awesome...
The Los Angeles Clippers have enjoyed some great success this season, even more than their LA counterpart, the Lakers. While much credit can be given to the veteran leadership of Chris Paul and Chauncey Billups, the overall improvement of Blake Griffin, must be noted. While Griffin has been known for his highlight dunks and mean stare downs after putting a defender on the poster...
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The Los Angeles Clippers connected on their league leading 5,000,000th alley-oop last night, and it was so nice they did it twice. Check out the rather unorthodox Blake Griffin to DeAndre Jordan connection which was locked and loaded last night. [NBA] Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
Whenever anyone talks about dunking in the immediate future they will not be able to do so without mentioning the Los Angeles Clippers as hands down the best dunking team in the NBA. The team affectionately known as Lob City makes the most high-flying and acrobatic of dunks look easy.
Allow me to enter the following clip from Wednesday night's game as evidence!
The Phillies headed to Ft. Myers, Florida tonight to take on Shane Victorino and the Boston Red Sox at Jet Blue Park, or Fenway South as it is better known. Cole Hamels took the hill for his team tonight and was looking extra sharp to continue a successful spring. In...
The La Salle Explores are now in the big show, as they defeated Boise State on Wednesday night. The Sixers fell to Blake Griffin and the LA Clippers, 101-72.
La Salle defeated Boise State 80-71. On La Salle's 150 anniversary, the team took down Boise State and they will now face #4 Kansas St. (Total Sports Live)
The Sixers fell to the Los Angeles Clippers, 101...
The Boston Red Sox season opener is just 12 days away and with the game against the New York Yankees quickly approaching I thought it could be fun to come up with 5 predictions about the season that are absolutely ridiculous, but in all reality have solid logic behind the thoughts. Now remember these are supposed to be absolutely ridiculous and are just predictions, if they come...
Following one of their worst defensive games of the season, the Los Angeles Clippers put together perhaps their best performance in their last contest.
They may face a stiffer challenge trying to contain the Brooklyn Nets, who haven't had any trouble scoring so far on their road trip.
The Pacific Division-leading Clippers will try to claim back-to-back victories for the first...