April 26, 2012 12:00 AM
" It was a little more than halfway through the third quarter when the game between the Magic and Bobcats came to an end.
After the Bobcats briefly closed to within one point, they did what they had done in the previous 21 games and found a way to lose. That meant the Knicks had no chance to move up to the sixth seed to avoid a date with the Bulls and Heat.
To plenty of people, it also meant that the Knicks should be doing everything in their power to lose to the Clippers so that they could wind up with the Bulls as their first-round opponents. The matchup feels like the better one for the Knicks thanks to a hobbled Derrick Rose and the lack of imagination in Chicago's crunchtime offense, but it seems Mike Woodson doesn't agree.
The Knicks did pull Carmelo Anthony and Tyson Chandler before the end of the third, but they didn't turn to the end of the bench until after J.R. Smith and Steve Novak continued their bid for a sitcom by shooting the team to an 18-point lead "
Click here to read the whole article
For years, it appeared there was no economical way to redesign fuel tanks on existing planes. But an FAA employee persisted in trying to find a reasonable technological fix to the problem ultimately leading to the solution lauded by officials as ...Read more
"I think there's a lot left in the tank,"; Gatlin warns. But restoring his reputation after his doping ban has been an even harder run that qualifying for the London Games. "I've heard a lot of words over the past year or so — my road, redemption, my ...Read more
In my dad's generation, a man's car was his castle. And his kids were his captive audience. Now I've got my own kids, but I don't drive a think tank. I just drive a tank. It's a minivan, but there's nothing mini about it. ... But more than that, it was ...Read more
Barrow usually has two duties: check the tanks and check the pumps. First, he took a look below the ground. "We check the tanks, we bob the tanks and we make sure there's no water in the tanks," Barrow said. Sometimes water does get into the tank.Read more