Come join the gridiron action in this Men’s 8-on-8 USSSA sanctioned league. Four divisions are offered for varying ability levels…D1, D2, D3 & D4 (D1 most competitive). The season runs from late August to mid-November. Teams play eight league games, typically one per week, Monday-Friday evenings at Hillside and Ann Morrison Parks. An optional single-elimination [...]
If you know me, you know that I am a huge, huge fan of the NBA and love the history of the game of Basketball. I’ve decided to take an in-depth look at this Era of the NBA, maybe the most criticized era of the NBA since the 1970′s.
The NBA Post 1998, or as I like to call it, NBA-AMJ (After Michael Jordan). In this first installment, I will discuss the 1998 NBA Lockout and teams who just missed out on becoming the next great dynasty of the NBA
The longer one ties the more the quality of the tying materials dictate the end result. Having worked in the fly fishing industry for a number of years I have seen the quality of natural products drop as demand increases and the size of tying manufacturers grow. For large distributors the work that goes into [...]
The Idaho Tennis Hall of Fame Awards Banquet will be held on Friday, May 31 at the Stueckle Sky Center.
Save the Date! The Idaho Tennis Hall of Fame Awards Banquet will be held on Friday, May 31 at the Stueckle Sky Center. Join us as we honor tennis in Idaho, and induct Steve Appleton into the Idaho Tennis Hall of Fame. Dinner, silent/live auction, and awards presentation (with lots of other fun activities!) Don’t miss out! Registration online opens on Monday!
BOISE, Idaho – Boise State’s 46th-ranked men’s tennis team opened their Boise State SpringHill Suites Invitational Saturday morning with an impressive 6-1 victory over the Marquette Golden Eagles in the Boas Indoor Tennis Center at Boise. Fresh off its Blue Gray National Tennis Invitational championship last weekend, Boise State wasted little time in taking control against Marquette sweeping all three doubles matches then followed with wins in five of the six singles matches, four in straight sets. The victory improved the Broncos to 10-8 overall on the year. They have now won four consecutive matches and seven of their last eight, as well as extended their home win streak to 23.
JUSTIN HOLIDAY CALLED UP TO PHILADELPHIA 76ERS
Holiday becomes 31st GATORADE call-up of NBA D-League season
BOISE, Idaho, April 1, 2013 – The Philadelphia 76ers today signed Idaho
Stampede guard Justin Holiday for the 31st GATORADE Call-Up of the 2012-13
NBA Development League season. He joins 122 players with NBA D-League
experience currently on NBA rosters.
Batson Enterprises is perhaps best known for their rod blanks. They offer an incredible range of blanks to cover just about any fishing situation. In the last year I have reviewed two of Batson’s RX8 fly blanks and both are a joy to fish with. In addition to blanks Batson also produces an impressive selection of…more
Medlar Press is a small book publisher located in north Shropshire England. They specialize in angling literature and offer a number of great titles. Medlar uses sustainable paper and inks and rely on a handful of artists and photographers. Because of their size Medlar is able to publish a number of fantastic titles that you can’t find anywhere else. They offer a two volume set on the history of fly fishing and very nice selection of angling literature. You can purchase books direct from their site or you can find a number of titles on Ebay or Amazon.com more…
Psst, hey journeyman players…
You’re about to get a nice gift from the USTA over the next few years at the U.S. Open. This week, the USTA announced that not only are they adding an additional $4 million to the overall prize money at the 2013 Open (on top of the $4 million increase agreed to in December) but that they will increase the overall prize money to $50 million by 2017. That will essentially be double what the prize money was last year at the U.S. Open. Here’s the good stuff about the agreement:
The City of Boise and Idaho Tennis Association today announced that United Water Idaho has joined as presenting sponsor for the U.S. Davis Cup Team Welcome and Family Event this Tuesday, April 2 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at CenturyLink Arena.
The free event will welcome the U.S. Davis Cup Team to Boise and provide a variety of kids’ tennis activities. The evening will include an appearance by members of the U.S. Davis Cup Team and will feature games and other tennis activities for kids and teens ages 5 to 13.
The Uintah Basin Oilers are coming off their best season in franchise history and the buzz around the team has coach Lee Slaugh excited. After going 8-2 last year and losing in the semis, they will have a target on their back to be the team to beat. Slaugh will look to Defensive MVP Kenja MVP to lead the team on D again. more…
Two weeks, two big games, two Euro-Basket Player of the Week Honors! American point guard Perry Petty has been on fire as of late, and there is little opposing defenders have been able to do to slow him down. more…
BOISE, Idaho, March 29, 2013 – Durrell Summers had a season-high 32 points on 13-of-23 shooting, including 11 points in the first quarter, but the Idaho Stampede lost 109-94 to the Bakersfield Jam. Justin Holiday added 14 points, four rebounds and three steals, while Coby Karl had 17 points for Idaho (16-31). more…
The Missoula Phoenix are coming off one of their best seasons in franchise history. After falling to the Blaze in the first game, the Phoenix managed to reel off eight-straight victories before their semi-final defeat to the Idaho Matadors, 16-12. Head coach Willie Beamon and the Phoenix prepare for another season in search of similar [...]
One of the biggest decisions facing the Oklahoma City Thunder this offseason is whether or not to keep Kevin Martin past this season. Martin was the other big name in the blockbuster deal that sent James Harden to the Houston Rockets a couple days before the 2012-13 season began. Martin was brought in to maintain [...]
Quickly the Argos have compiled a very impressive list of players. Today proved no different as the Argos inked Justin Phinisee to their 2013 roster. Justin thrived as an all around athletic standout prep athlete from Compton, California in many different positions. Eventually he would find a home at cornerback and special teams return ace. [...]
Desirae Bronson will open For Steady Rush at 7 p.m. and Steady Rush will play at 8 p.m. Tickets are $5 for General Admission & $10 for VIP Mezzanine. Purchase tickets in advance on ticketfly or at the door. More…
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Jason Collins: Coming Out To The World
Home In America, one of the hardest things to be is an African American Man or Homosexual. Well there are millions that are both here in America, no matter if they’ve come out or not. In one man’s case he’s a rare breed because he plays sports, major sports, in fact he plays arguably the most popular league in the world.