On the afternoon of July 4, 2009, one of Steve McNair's friends, Wayne Neeley, drops by McNair's downtown condo only to realize he's stumbled upon a crime scene. Neeley calls McNair's bodyguard, Robert Gaddy. It took 44 minutes to call 9-1-1.
The deal was only one of many in his career, but former Nets GM Billy King still can't quite shake the trade he made to bring Kevin Garnett, Paul Pierce and Jason Terry to Brooklyn. Nearly five years later, he still wears the decision like a scarlet letter.
Each of the Saints’ past four double-digit victories have come against opponents that currently have records above .500. With the Eagles slumping, expect New Orleans to roll against the defending Super Bowl champs.
To expect low-budget teams like the Marlins, Rays and A's to bid for Bryce Harper's services is an impossible reality. Yet we still constructed a case for all 30 clubs to land Harper this offseason, however serious or comical it may be.