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2013-14 Atlanta Hawks Preview

These aren’t your father’s Atlanta Hawks. These are the players like Dominique Wilkins or Danny Roundfield or Kevin Willis or even Joe Johnson who have put on the red, white and yellow – the team that has been a perennial middle-of-the-pack team, content with the usual fourth or fifth seed in the Eastern Conference, only […]
Via Full Scale Sports
October 19, 2013  |  Discuss

3-star DT commits to Ball State

3-star DT Kevin Willis of Indianapolis (Ind.) Lawrence Central talks about committing to Ball State, including why he chose the Cardinals and what he can bring to the table.
Via recruiting.scout.com
July 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Willis primed for breakout summer

Defensive tackle Kevin Willis of Indianapolis (Ind.) Lawrence Central talks about his most recent offer from Ball State, his busy summer ahead, and what schools are showing the most interest.
Via recruiting.scout.com
June 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Players previously selected 11th overall provide some hope for the 76ers

Be sure to check out the full version of this post over on Pattison Ave., where it looks much nicer with images and a slideshow.-- "So the Sixers reward for struggling through the 2012-2013 season is the 11th overall pick in this June’s NBA draft; not high enough a pick to secure a certain superstar, yet  just low enough to make the “who to draft” decision extremely difficult...
Via Around the Arc
May 24, 2013  |  Discuss

My last year as a Phoenix Suns Fan (repost)

Words cannot describe the pure beauty of this blog posting by phoenixsuns1979 on a popular Phoenix Suns blog - Bright Side of the Sun. Bright Side of the Sun "My Last Year as a Phoenix Suns Fan" phoenixsuns1979  (Link) I'm sure we can all remember our first sporting event we attended, I'll never forget the Phoenix Suns vs. Atlanta Hawks game I saw...
Via The Show Speak
April 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Indianapolis lineman high on Louisville

University of Louisville football coach Charlie Strong said in February that his staff was trying to make some recruiting noise in the Indianapolis area. The Cardinals have landed a few prospects from the area in recent years and are trying to do the same in the Class of 2014. Cardinal Authority has an update on one of the best prospects from the area – Kevin Willis.
Via louisville.scout.com
April 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Indianapolis DT wants a return trip to U of L

One of two defensive standouts from Indiana state champion Indianapolis Lawrence Central to attend Louisville’s Junior Day, Kevin Willis said he enjoyed the trip so much that he plans on making a return soon. Cardinal Authority has an update on the defensive tackle and one of the top prospects in Indiana.
Via louisville.scout.com
February 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Best of the Midwest - Kevin Willis

With the ability to play on both sides of the ball, Kevin Willis was able to pick up an early offer and catch the interest of a few others. Willis spoke with FOXSportsNEXT.com following his day at the Best of the Midwest Combine.
Via recruiting.scout.com
February 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Knicks-Wizards Preview

New York Knicks center Tyson Chandler has a chance to accomplish something that no NBA player has done in nearly 10 years. The All-Star looks to grab 20 rebounds for a fourth straight contest Wednesday night when his visiting Knicks try to defeat the Washington Wizards for the 11th meeting in a row. Chandler has grabbed exactly 20 rebounds in three straight games to tie the franchise...
Via AP on Fox
February 05, 2013  |  Discuss

NBA TV’s “THE JUMP” TALKS FASHION WITH KEVIN WILLIS & STYLIST RACHEL JOHNSON

From the fashion rookies to the seasoned style pros, NBA players across the board are paying close attention to how they present themselves off-the-court. They are developing clothing lines, securing internships with GQ magazine, lining front rows at runway shows, and turning post-game press conferences into sartorial showdowns. NBA TV’s “The Jump” took a look at the league’s...
Via A Glam Slam
January 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Willis Has One

Lawrence Central (Ind.) lineman Kevin Willis talks about his junior season, which position he is pursing in college, and more inside.
Via recruiting.scout.com
January 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Michigan State Basketball: Reunion game rosters announced

EAST LANSING — The rosters for the Dec. 14 MSU reunion game at Jenison Field House have been confirmed, and let me tell you, this is going to be a fun event. View the rosters below: AWAY (Dark Top/Green Shorts) Coach: Gus Ganakas Players: Jason Aerts, Al Anagonye, Daimon Beathea, Bill Cawood, Ron Charles, Isaiah Dahlman, Terry Donnelly, Patrick Ford, Anthony Ianni, Darryl Johnson...
Via isportsweb.com
December 13, 2012  |  Discuss

50-year-old Kevin Willis still thinks he can play in the NBA

In the world of the NBA, players eventually have to learn that they can't play the game forever and eventual retire from the association.However, former NBA big man Kevin Willis believes that he still has something left in the tank even at the ripe old age of fifty-years-old.Yahoo Sports NBA insider Marc Spears tweeted this comment Willis made to him on his Twitter page back...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
September 12, 2012  |  Discuss

the Baller's Almanac: September 6, 2012

It's John Wall's birthday. Wall, born in Raleigh, North Carolina, grew up with his father in prison. His father was released when Wall was nine, but died a month later due to liver cancer. Wall played his first two years of high school basketball in Garner, North Carolina, and then transferred to Broughton High in Raleigh, as a repeat sophomore. But then he transferred...
Via Bloguin Best
September 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Willis Sure To Get More

One of the more impressive underclassmen we saw during our visit to Lawrence Central High School (Indianapolis, Ind.) was offensive lineman Kevin Willis. We learn more about this member of the 2014 class who already holds one offer.
Via recruiting.scout.com
August 21, 2012  |  Discuss

2014: Willis Earns In-State Offer

The first offer is in for Lawrence Central (Ind.) defensive tackle Kevin Willis.
Via recruiting.scout.com
June 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Playing past 40 doesn't happen by accident

MINNEAPOLIS In the winter of 2005-06, 35-year-old Taj McWilliams-Franklin traveled to Korea to play during the WNBA offseason. It was the seventh foreign country she'd played in after 10 years of professional basketball, and the veteran had seen her fair share of the game around the globe. But that winter sticks with her. She was asked to wake up at 8 a.m. each day for organized...
Via Fox Sports North
May 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Playing past 40 doesn't happen by accident

MINNEAPOLIS In the winter of 2005-06, 35-year-old Taj McWilliams-Franklin traveled to Korea to play during the WNBA offseason. It was the seventh foreign country she'd played in after 10 years of professional basketball, and the veteran had seen her fair share of the game around the globe. But that winter sticks with her. She was asked to wake up at 8 a.m. each day for organized...
Via Fox Sports North
May 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Kevin Willis was a pretty mean prankster

Recently, NBA player Nick Collision has been doing a guest NBA blog for the good folks over at GQ.com.His most recent post was about pranks played by NBA players and he decided to divulge this story told to him by teammate Royal Ivey about his time with the Atlanta Hawks and the pranks that Kevin Willis used to play on him:On road trips, Kevin Willis would call Royal's room at...
Via That NBA Lottery Pick
February 08, 2012  |  Discuss

PK's NBA Top 15 for week of Jan 23

1. Chicago Shooting guard has been a weakness for the Bulls. In the last three games, newcomer Richard Hamilton has increased his scoring from 11, 13 and 20 points. Last week: 2. 2. Oklahoma City Not every small-market player wants the bright lights. Southern California native Russell Westbrook signed a five-year, $80 million extension. "From day one, this is the spot...
Via nba.com/jazz
January 23, 2012  |  Discuss
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