Archive for October, 2006

Haircutting now a man’s game

Tuesday, October 31st, 2006

Haircutting now a man’s gameFresno Bee – Customers can buy sports memorabilia, including a Kobe Bryant jersey and flags or stickers from their favorite team. The establishment has a number of ways to set itself apart from hundreds of other hair salons and barbershops in Fresno. The salon’s Hillgrove’s Jockathon Nov. 15 at Tolerico’sTimes Express […]

A look at some of the key players involved in the Bay Area Laboratory

Tuesday, October 31st, 2006

A look at some of the key players involved in the Bay Area Laboratory Associated Press – Federal prosecutors launched a new investigation into whether he lied under oath and possible tax-evasion charges stemming from sales of Bonds memorabilia. (AP Photo/Dino Vournas) KIMBERLY BELL : Graphic artist from San Jose, Calif., who says she Today […]

Football less affected by steroids cases (Evening Sun)

Tuesday, October 31st, 2006

Football less affected by steroids cases (Evening Sun) When a major steroids story breaks in baseball, it’s front-page news in almost every newspaper across the country. When one breaks in the NFL, it’s just another sports story in the day’s news cycle. Quick Takes: Is baseball still America’s favorite pastime? (TV Week) “For the traditionalist, […]

Ex-collectors may file class-action suit vs. NFL (New York Daily News)

Tuesday, October 31st, 2006

Ex-collectors may file class-action suit vs. NFL (New York Daily News) For 15 years, Tom Taylor says, collecting urine specimens from NFL players was a nice retirement gig. Quick Takes: Is baseball still America’s favorite pastime? (TV Week) “For the traditionalist, baseball will always be America’s pastime. While some may point to the popularity of […]

Churchill Downs offers replicas of Pat Day statue 

Tuesday, October 31st, 2006

Churchill Downs offers replicas of Pat Day statue LOUISVILLE, Kentucky — (PRESS RELEASE) — Churchill Downs is offering for sale limited-edition replica statues of the bronze sculpture of Hall of Fame jockey Pat Day, which was formally unveiled and dedicated today in Churchill Downs’ paddock garden, next to the statue of the very first Kentucky Derby […]

Dress up your child’s next birthday cake 

Tuesday, October 31st, 2006

Dress up your child’s next birthday cake A t your children’s next birthday party, try topping the cake with some really cute candles from Hiller’s Markets. Choose from Hello Kitty, Care Bears, Power Puff girls, Crayola crayons, dinosaurs, dalmatians, Batman, Superman, “Sesame Street” characters or cowboys. Little sports fans will surely appreciate either the soccer and […]

A Minnesota hero’s hard fall from grace

Monday, October 30th, 2006

A Minnesota hero’s hard fall from graceMinneapolis Star Tribune (subscription), MN – 18 hours ago… He and his friend Dwayne Harris boxed up his bobbleheads, baseballs and photographs, pausing to remember the stories behind the memorabilia. … Fan has special place for Tigers – his basementOakland Press, MI – Oct 24, 2006… You name it, he’s got it – […]

Kaduk: Steroids still a hush NFL topic (Northwest Herald)

Monday, October 30th, 2006

Kaduk: Steroids still a hush NFL topic (Northwest Herald) Twenty months. That s about how long it s been since Sammy Sosa, Mark McGwire and Rafael Palmeiro reluctantly climbed Capitol Hill to talk (or not talk) about steroids and baseball. Weekend winners (USA Today) Baseball: Victory parade in St. Louis NFL- Indianapolis, still unbeaten after […]

‘You got me’

Monday, October 30th, 2006

‘You got me’South Coast Today – I once donated sports memorabilia to a tournament he organized to benefit the Special Olympics,” Mr. Grant said. But a call to a Massachusetts State Police tip line brought the facade of Mr. Wedge’s alter-ego crashing down. “Basically, we got

Ray ends long love affair with old beauties

Monday, October 30th, 2006

Ray ends long love affair with old beautiesMyTown Bay of Plenty, New Zealand – 5 hours ago… Eighty-eight cars, along with memorabilia, will be auctioned in November. The rest will go home to private owners around the country. … Thieves Take Disabled Man’s Broncos Memorabiliacbs4denver.com, CO – Oct 23, 2006Jeannie Lueck came home last Wednesday to discover the front […]