Calipari embraces the sordid system, uses it, and dominates. He doesn’t pretend he’s taking kids for the leafy campus life, for the diploma that will never arrive, or even for a few classes. He wants talent. And talent he gets. And talented he is.
The player, college, and NBA have suffered greatly in quality of play and players. And for every Kobe Bryant and Kevin Garnett there has been a conga line of lost causes, teens who toiled in Europe or Asia or worse once their hoop dreams melted into memory.
Former Kings Center Scot Pollard joins the show to talk about the MVP race in the NBA, Kings rookie Ben McLemore and how his game is translating from college to the NBA and touches on his Mt. Rushmore of the greatest NBA players.
San Francisco enters this week’s game healthy. They had 7 players limited in practice Thursday, but not a single one will really be hampered by it during the game. Jacksonville on the other hand will be affected on both sides of the ball by various injured starters.
The names on the injury report for the Texans and 49ers game this Sunday Night, is more enough to field a team. Out of the two, it’s Houston who is worse off, while San Francisco has only minor concerns. If the 49ers employ a physical game plan, then injuries will play a part in this contest, as Houston simply can’t withstand much more of a beating.
A person with knowledge of the contract says right tackle Anthony Davis and the San Francisco 49ers have agreed on a five-year extension through the 2019 season worth more than $37 million.
Today on the Grant Napear Show, Grant talked about Drew Brees’ new contract, Blake Griffin’s injury, Terrell Owens, the Oakland A’s, the Los Angeles Dodgers and the San Francisco Giants. Grant took calls about possible […]
The NBA season might be over, but the offseason officially begins on Thursday night in Newark with the 2012 NBA Draft. New Orleans will have the first pick at the Prudential Center and David Stern […]
Sacramento Kings Center DeMarcus Cousins joins Grant to talk about the NBA Lottery and what might entail for the Kings. Cousins talks about Kentucky player Anthony Davis and how much he would love to play […]
Sacramento Kings Regional Scout Keith Drum joins Jason to talk about the upcoming NBA Lottery and the 2012 NBA Draft. Drum comments on who the Kings will look at and how they will draft a […]
Marc Spears from Yahoo! Sports joined Jason to talk NBA as the season winds down. Marc started talking about the Bobcats, who he said struggle because they have failed to draft well. Small market teams […]
By: Mark Chalifoux Hardcore basketball fans have been talking about him all year and at the end of the NCAA tournament, even the most casual of fans will know who Anthony Davis is. If you’ve […]