Williams sometimes thinks “other people panic more than we do,”
he said of all the negative talk about how the Atlanta Hawks were
done after a 6-0 start. Read the story
Bloomquist, a free agent, continues to be linked to the
Washington Nationals. Here’s
another story that indicates the Port Orchard native could fit
in as a utility player with the Nats. Bloomquist has also been
mentioned as the kind of player the Mets might be looking for.
post on MLB.com suggests South Kitsap grad Aaron Cunningham
could very likely start the season at Triple-A next year despite
playing well for the Padres.
Finally, for the reader who wanted to know about how Central
Kitsap grad Todd Linden fared this year in Japan, here’s
stats for Tohokou Rakuten Golden Eagles. Linden was injured
early and never did get untracked. He hit .185 and played in just
The Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association hosts its annual
awards banquet on Wednesday at the South Point Casino in Las Vegas.
Silverdale’s Randy Corley, once again, is up for announcer of the
year. The man with the smooth, velvet voice has done more to put
the Kitsap Stampede on the map than anyone. Here’s a
full list of nominees. Here’s 10 things you should know about
National Finals Rodeo, which runs Dec. 2-11 in Vegas. All 10
rounds will be broadcast on ESPN2, ESPN Classic or webcast on
Bree Schaaf of Bremerton
competes in her second World Cup bobsled race of the year on Friday
at Park City, Utah. She’s coming off a sixth-place finish at
Whistler, B.C. … Swimmer Nathan
Adrian of Bremerton will compete in the U.S. Short-Course
Nationals Thursday through Saturday in Columbus, Ohio, and heads to
Dubai for the World Short-Course Championships on Dec.
15-19. The University of California senior established himself
as one of the elite sprinters in the world and should be among the
favorites for a gold medal in 2012 in London in the 50 and 100
freestyle events. … I’ve been told golfer Troy Kelly is
still experiencing some soreness, but is making progress after his
hip replacement surgery. The Central Kitsap grad shot a
64 recently at the Plantation Golf Course in Palm Springs, Calif.
some background on Kelly’s surgery, which took place in early