Darren Heitner's SportsAgentBlog.com is two years old. Happy B-Day!
Deadspin linked to my year-end roundup, Top 10 Biggest Sports Losers in 2007. Comments always entertaining: "Shawn Kemp nods in approval of Travis Henry."
AP story on the deplorable death of minority college football head coaches. Said NCAA prez Myles Brand, ""I feel very frustrated about it, and I don't have the legal ability to dictate hiring decisions. We've put in place everything we can think of that would work." Lesson: Rich, powerful white boosters are hardly moved by persuasion.
Sports Illustrated runs an excellent, in-depth article on Chaminade's improbable upset of UVa. Many of my friends play a role: Written by the great Alex Wolff, coaches Terry Holland, now East Carolina AD and Merv Lopes, a wonderful man who operates the Pete Newell Big Man Camp, and Mike Wilbon, a young writer frantically trying to get his Washington Post editors to stop the press so they can run the the story. [Sports Illustrated: The Greatest Upset Never Seen]
I started a facebook page -- and Money Players blog group!!