Articles By: Mia Jackson
Welcome to the 2013 NBA Playoff Cuties. There are so many! Where do we begin. Let’s start with three of the hottest guys in the sport who may not be on your radar:
Tyson Chandler – New York Knicks
Serge Ibaka – Oklahoma City Thunder
J.J. Redick – Milwaukee Bucks
Enjoy them but don’t keep them to yourselves. Share with your friends.
What are you wearing to the game? We know that you want to have options during the season. Wearing the same t-shirt or jersey each week can get a bit old. But it can hard finding age-appropriate clothes that are also stylish and cute. Look no further! Meesh & Mia have styles for you. Get 20% OFF your order through April 30, 2013.
The Western Conference is tight! Fundamental basketball with a IDGAD attitude by the Spurs, the won’t-be-denied-playoffs Lakers, Electric Lob City and more make these games must see even in the 1st round. After Nelly made his picks from his New York state of mind, Mia had to add some California love. check out the Western Conference.
Venus and Serena – now we get the rest of the story! Filmmakers Maiken Baird and Michelle Major follow the super star sisters through the whole year 2011 as they fight their way back to the top of the tennis world. The documentary will be released nationally on May 10th.
It’s Hot! It’s Fresh – It’s Morning Coffee! On today’s morning coffee, we’re talking college basketball, baseball and no-nos. We’ll check out, Ed Rush’s last west coast whistle, Rutgers men without jobs and Josh Hamilton’s baseball boos blues. It was a tough day in the sports world yesterday. Let’s check it out.
What would it take for your child to be eligible for a scholarship to a Division 1 college or university? Have you checked the course eligibility lately? There are critical numbers and necessary scores that can impact where your child can play. Parents may know their children’s stat line, but what about the expected score in that algebra class? Mom – you’ve got to know the numbers.
The last day of March will be quite memorable for sports fans. Legends fell, like Griner and others were born of pain, like Kevin Ware. New traditions were founded in the American League as Bo Porter brought a hungry Astros team to the field. What a day!
Kevin Ware of the Louisville Cardinals suffered one of the most gruesome injuries in the history of sports. An injury the likes we haven’t seen since Lawrence Taylor’s hit on Joe Theismann sent shock waves through the football world. But many viewers are far too young to remember that moment. Like older fans remember Joe, we won’t forget Kevin’s pain – nor his promise that he’ll be back.
Jamaal Franklin and Sherwood Brown made us believe in college basketball again. The nation wouldn’t have learned about these two young men who “get it” were it not for the madness of the NCAA Tourney. We get the chance to see young men mature in front of our eyes, giving us hope that the next generation is smart, capable and willing to work hard. All of that from basketball? Yes, it can change the course of lives.
March Madness is here! Ballers. Shot callers. It is that time again.Get ready to make your picks for The 2013 NCAA Division I Men’s Championship Tournament. Our Brian Gilmore calls it “The Greatest Basketball Show on Earth.” Brian has tips for bracket-picking and basic info for newbies and he brings up wonderful/painful memories (depending on the side you were rooting for) of tournaments past for those of you who love the game.