James Dolan, who’s been hands-off as promised during Jackson’s tenure, finally got wise and recognized that the team was heading nowhere in Cheap Team Baseball Jerseys particular. Jackson had given the Knicks no clear direction. So Dolan agreed to buy out the remaining two years of Jackson’s contract.
It’s unusual for an organization to part ways with its primary decision-maker three days ahead of the start of free agency, but conversations with players and agents over the last two weeks have shown that Jackson’s presence would only have hurt the Knicks’ chances on the free-agent market. Potential free-agent targets have already rankled at Jackson’s open criticism of star forward Carmelo Anthony, which has been seen as disrespectful to Anthony, who remains popular among his fellow players.
Grab a football and a pair of trash cans. Place them 70 yards apart. Take turns scrambling around and launching football toward the cans. Three points if you sink one;one if your partner has to tip it into the can. Play to 21 or until you need rotator cuff surgery.
Once a winner is determined, winners may refer to the losers exclusively as the “Detroit Lions.”
Poe is one of the biggest players in the NFL at 6’3, 346 pounds. He’s shown us how athletic he is by throwing a touchdown pass last season. And if there’s a player in the league who could probably put a dent in a hot dog eating contest, it’s him.
Why he’s here: The past two seasons made it look like Machado would be a perennial MVP candidate, which is why his start to the year has been so puzzling. He was bothered by a wrist injury early in June, and it’s possible that it’s still affecting him, but that doesn’t explain away his struggles in April and May. Whatever the reason, Machado’s first half might be the most disappointing in either league.