This early a number of NBA experts and fans picked the Miami Heat and the Boston Celtics to slug it out for supremacy in the National Basketball Association (NBA) Eastern Conference. The NBA buffs reasoned that the Heat with its star studded line-up and Celtics with its veteran laden roster will fight it out for supremacy in the NBA Eastern Conference. Newly hired Chicago Bulls coach and former Celtics assistant coach Tom Thibodeau is not happy with the report saying his team will surprise both… Continue
Added by Robert Wills on July 30, 2010 at 2:40pm —
They might not have the best team roster on paper but the Washington Wizards lead by its sensational rookie point-guard John Wall is ready to compete big in the next season of the National Basketball Association. In the summer league debut of Wall, the former starting point-guard of Kentucky University the rookie had a superb game as he scored 24 points and dished out eight assists to carry the Wizards to a an 84-79 victory over the Golden State Warriors.
"The thing about Manchester is...it all comes from here" Noel Gallagher, pointing to his heart, in a 1998 interview.
Exchange "American soccer" for "Manchester" within the Manchester-native's memorable line to the BBC from the late nineties and you get the global definition of America's soccer prowess. If the comeback kids' encore performances coming…
The Houston Rockets might not have the best roster on paper but the team is very determined to have an impact in the next season of the National Basketball Association. The Rockets has recently signed to a five-year contract extension its starting power-forward from Argentina Luis Scola who played big for the team the past NBA season. Scola played in all 82 games of the Rockets in the last NBA season averaging 16.2 points and 8.6 rebounds per game.
The Miami Dolphins might lose one of its top players to retirement but the team is still very much confident of achieving success in the next season of the National Football League. The Dolphins franchise revealed the recent retirement of defensive tackle Jason Ferguson will not affect their preparation and chances in the next season of the premier professional football league in the planet. Ferguson decided to quit playing professional football after 13 years in the NFL.
Watch-out the US Women's Basketball team is out to demolish its opponents in the forthcoming World Basketball Championship at the Czech Republic in September. The US basketball team made up of some of the top women basketball players in American recently defeated the WNBA All-Stars during their tune-up game 99-72. Chicago Sky starting center Sylvia Fowles lead the way for the US basketball team scoring 23 points in the game 13 of whom in the third quarter.
The newly hired head-coach of the Los Angeles Clippers has vowed to make the team competitive in the next season of the National Basketball Association (NBA). Former Chicago Bulls head-coach Vinny del Negro said he will instill back the culture of success to the Clippers who suffered dismal showing the past NBA seasons. Del Negro who was fired by the Bulls in past NBA season for their bad showing at the playoff the past NBA season. The former Bulls coach the team the past two… Continue
Added by Robert Wills on July 16, 2010 at 3:53am —
It has just been revealed on French TV tonight that the FIFA has compensated for the miss from the French Federation, which is in tatter, for the non invitation of over 2000 kids. The children from poor area were promissed to come to the french team training which didn't happen.
The Uruguay and Germany will be a nicer game to look at.
Quel athlète maintenant qu'il est le premier sprinter blanc de passer sous la barre des 10 secondes: pourquoi des sponsors n'abandonnent-ils pas le foot pour l'athlé plus souvent et commencer une culture de l'athlé en France?
In an effort to avoid a bad year in the next National Football League season the St. Louis Rams has signed veteran NFL safety Oshiomogho Atogwe to a lucrative five-year contract. Atogwe an unrestricted free agent was signed by the Rams in an effort to avoid their NFL-worst 1-15 record in 2009. Rams Coach Steve Spagnuolo revealed they decided to bring Atogwe back since he had been a vital part of the team since they drafted him in the third round (66th overall) in the 2005 NFL… Continue
Added by Robert Wills on July 9, 2010 at 10:38am —
The quest of the Baltimore Ravens to duplicate their 2000 Superbowl trophy got a much needed boost in the off-season of the National Football League. The Ravens had reached an agreement with former Dallas Cowboys Pro Bowl safety Ken Hamlin for a one-year contract to play with the team in the next NFL season. The perceive signing of Hamlin is a great development for the NFL team since the former Cowboys player is a proven player who can bring tough defense for the Ravens in the next NFL… Continue
Added by Robert Wills on July 7, 2010 at 11:21am —
National Football League superstar quarterback Peyton Manning continuous to receive huge rewards due to his strong plays the past season of the premier professional football league in the planet. Indianapolis Colts president Bill Polian said the team is willing to spend huge amount of money and make Manning the highest paid NFL player of all time to ensure their superstar quarterback will stay with the team once his contract ends this year. Polian said he is confident that they can… Continue
Added by Robert Wills on July 2, 2010 at 1:45pm —
Here is a piece of great news to all the countless fans of the Chicago Bulls around the world. The upcoming signing of Boston Celtics assistant coach Tom Thibodeau as its new head coach is superb news to the franchise and its fans in this planet. As a veteran coach Thibodeau is expected to provide stability and solid team-work for the Bulls so that the team will be more competitive in the next season of the National Basketball Association. Aside from his skills and veteran… Continue
Added by Robert Wills on July 1, 2010 at 12:42pm —
Thinking back one session of training I had at Octagon Australia in PR, was in a crisis the first thing you do is to find the responsibility.
In this case I think Domenech national team coach underpinned the head of com for the french team in RSA. By going to the press and clearly showing in the 'coach crisis' the instant responsible for the image of the french soccer team i.e. the players.
In fact all players admitted it was not the proper way… Continue
One of my clients, Enthuse, just announced a college ambassador program. If you know any college students looking to gain experience working in sports / social media, please let them know! See slides below, or follow this link for details Enthuse is poised for rapid growth thanks to its mobile loyalty platform which is focused [...]
Finally, two sports teams that get it! The Steelers face the Cowboys this Sunday in Dallas, and thanks to some clever work by each team’s digital crews, the franchises are competing in social media spheres as well. Steelers & Cowboys are evenly matched in both realms. Both teams have 7-6 records this season, and they’re [...]
How did E mail become the “other” white meat? While everyone is going crazy over social media, I suspect Email is getting overlooked and underutilized by many professional sports teams. With this suspicion on my brain I set out recently to do a little research using baseball teams as my subjects. The results of my [...]
Want to get your wireless partner to pay for connectivity upgrades at your stadium? Show them this… ….Ninety-nine percent of smart phone owners have experienced trouble calling or connecting at sports stadiums, and (as a result) sixty-eight percent of these fans think less positively about their wireless carriers. That’s right, fans don’t blame the team [...]
If America’s major universities want to engage avid sports fans during live events, they should pay more attention to Twitter than Facebook, and they should forget about Foursquare altogether; At least what our data seem to be saying. As part of our ongoing “Social Sports Poll,” we recently surveyed social media fans and followers of [...]