Charles Barkley has a message for his haters, F— y’all!’
The NBA analyst addressed the crowd before taking over the DJ booth at the Koo Koo Room in Atlanta on Tuesday.
People call you and your A’s pioneers of analytics in baseball. Are you proud of that?
It’s flattering at some point. The great thing about if people call us the first, I mean that’s certainly something we’re proud of. But I think just like in anything, in any development, what is been great is how other really bright people in this game have even taken it to a greater level and really the whole process is grown. It’s not always the first who does it best. Someone will come and do it even better, but again I think we are sort of proud of our legacy here. I think it’s a product of being a small team that had to be creative and I think I’ll probably look back maybe in 20 years from now maybe more fond of that. Now I have too many things to do in my day, trying to keep my team competitive instead of to reminisce.
Christian McCaffrey, thanks to Stanford’s final exam schedule and NFL rules, has Basketball Jerseys Custom expressed his frustration about his inability to participate in OTAs. But he’ll get plenty of chances to showcase all of his amazing wares as a runner and receiver soon enough. The question: How much is enough without being too much for the rookie first-rounder?
The Panthers still have power back Jonathan Stewart, who turned 30 this March, fresh off a contract extension through 2018. He’ll hold down the early-down and red-zone duties at first with his experience and trust factor in the offense. Stewart has remained durable, playing 13 games in each of the past three seasons, because Carolina has managed his workload well. McCaffrey is known for his open-field ability, but he’s underrated as a pounder and finisher. As he gets more comfortable with the little things — his football Cheap NFL Jerseys USA intelligence will accelerate that — McCaffrey is bound to eat more into Stewart’s typical touches.