Nets Vince named an NBA All-Star starter for fifth time, while averaging 28.5 points as New Jersey won five of six. And don't feel bad Jimmy didn't get pregame face time with other ex-Presidents. He drew crowd to Jacksonville bookshop on Friday and signed his latest book, Sharing Good Times.
Mouthy Eagles wideout called out Patriots secondary days before the Super Bowl, telling Rodney Harrison, "I have something for you." Then he complained his team didn't give him podium time to meet the press. Mitchell had little for Harrison or Philly fans--one reception, 11 yards--while Harrison had two picks and a sack and was game's best defensive player.
People just don't seem to be paying them any mind. Ordo�ez snagged that contract; Eagles' Terrell Owens ran wild with screws in his ankle; and Pats' DE Richard Seymour cut down the run and pressured Donovan McNabb in Seymour's first game back from MCL tear in his left knee.
The city faced complaints about shortage of hotel rooms and taxis, traffic crawled, and cold (sometimes wet) weather dampened festivities in days before Game. Nothing hurt more than the gouging: Souvenirs at ubiquitous riverside vendors cost more than at the airport.
L.A. radio star, and Eagles fan, Ralph Garman bought (for $760) a bowl of Apple Jacks a woman put on eBay after, she says, the Jacks miraculously settled into the Eagles' logo. "Every little bit helps," Garman told Knight Ridder last week. But instead of lucky charms, he got a cereal killer.