Author Archives: GFO

Stubhub and MLB

Stubhub and Major Leage Baseball will join forces.  Stubhub is going to be baseball’s official online ticket reseller starting next season.  Franchises will continue to use such companies as Ticketmaster to sell tickets online.  However only Stubhub will be allowed

Parker signs with Heat

Smush Parker who was a free-agent with the Los Angeles Lakers has signed with the Miami Heat.  Parker led the Lakers in steals with 119.  This is Parker’s fifth team in five years.  Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Scot Pollard on Donaghy and his Future

Scot Pollard can’t say that he particularly liked referee Tim Donaghy, but then again there are a lot of referees that Pollard doesn’t like.  “I could say I don’t like him that much, but there’s a long list of refs

Donaghy probe Widens

Tim Donaghy has impacted the NBA more than most people can imagine.  Stephen A Smith remarks, “It says to the fans, the game itself that you’re watching, the competitive fervor it involves and everything that comes along with it, just

Lawrence Frank signs new Contract

Lawrence Frank signed a multiyear contract extension on Monday.  Frank was entering the final year of his contract with the Nets.  The Nets were 41-41 last season and advanced to the second round before losing to the Cleveland Cavaliers. 

NBA Referee Donaghy under Investigation

The FBI is investigating veteran NBA referee Tim Donaghy for allegedly betting thousands of dollars on games he worked the past two seasons and possibly unduly influencing their outcome. An NBA assistant coach who spoke Friday on the condition of

Steve Francis returns Home

Steve Francis will come back to Houston where he began his NBA career. Francis signed a two-year deal Thursday. He was a three-time All-Star with the Rockets before getting traded to Orlando after the 2003-04 season. Francis passed on better

Summer has never been better for Covile

Ryvon Covile was thrilled to have an opportunity to play for the Cavaliers on the summer league roster.  He was hoping to have been drafted from the University of Detroit Mercy.  Like many others who have tried and succeeded, the