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  • Rondo departs Celtics
    Celtics officially join Sixers in waving white flag by trading Rondo
    The Philadelphia 76ers aren't the only Atlantic Division team who's tanking. The Sixers just happen to be a little bit worse than the New York Knicks -- who aren't so pathetic on purpose -- and a lot worse than the former world...
  • Mavericks Brewing
    Three canned session beers from Mavericks Brewing
    Contrary to what some might believe, session beers are nothing new, and they’re not part of a modern trend. Centuries ago, when the terms “beer” and “ale” actually meant different things, unhopped and low-hopped mild...
  • Chandler Parsons
    Houston Rockets: Parsons has every right to feel disrespected
    Time to see what Daryl Morey has up his sleeve.Houston's general manager has been prone to make major moves, from nabbing under-the-radar stars to already established All-Stars.But some of the Rockets latest moves baffle me.Most confusing of...
  • Spurs, Parker put exclamation point on first round
    Nets, Spurs finally round out elite eight in NBA playoffs
    The NBA playoffs ended the longest first round ever on May 4. The Game 7 clashes in Toronto and San Antonio capped off a weekend with five Game 7's, with the first three going to the home team. Although the Brooklyn Nets knocked off the host...
  • Blazers almost over the playoff hump
    Blazers can erase 14 years of misery in NBA playoffs
    The Portland Trail Blazers weren't underdogs to start the NBA playoffs against the Houston Rockets. While the Blazers were facing a Rockets team with the likes of Dwight Howard and James Harden, their surprise 54-win regular season suggested...
  • Robert Plant at New Orleans Jazz Fest
    The second day New Orleans jazz festival : Robert Plant revives Zeppelin songs
    It is the second day of the New Orleans Jazz Festival and the weather is beautiful. The big name artists this day are Phish, Robin Thicke, and Robert Plant and the Sensational Space Shifters. Let’s not forget Boz Scaggs, Branford Marsalis...
  • Spurs fight off Mavericks in Game 1
    Heat, Spurs survive start of NBA playoffs with big fourth quarters
    The Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs started outinthe NBA playoffs on April 20. However, the Heat and Spurs don't have plans to leave the NBA playoffs anytime soon -- and likely wouldn't mind meeting each other at the end. But their quests...
  • Relax tonight Feb. 11: Read Mavericks-Bobcats previews and watch basketball game
    Relax tonight Feb. 11: Read Mavericks-Bobcats previews and watch basketball game
    Learn how to manage and decrease stress in your life. Uncontrolled stress can lead to depression and otherhealth problems.Relax this evening:read a magazine or book, exercise,listen to a funny comedian, walk, meditate, go bowling,attend yoga class...
  • Catch a wave at the Mavericks Surf Competition and Festival in Half Moon Bay
    Catch a wave at the Mavericks Surf Competition and Festival in Half Moon Bay
    Well, “watch” top surfers from around the world “catch” a wave at this major surfing event.This year's event features surfers from Hawaii,Santa Cruz, Pacifica, San Francisco, San Clemente South Africa, Brazil and...
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    World’s biggest waves ready to break in California – Mavericks is near.
    Near the sleepy Northern California coast town of Half Moon Bay, the waves get among the biggest in the world. We are talking 30-40 foot monsters that break over a half-mile off shore. Three major currents converge during the winter and if things...
  • Mavericks 2014: when will it be?
    Mavericks 2014: when will the surfing competition take place?
    HALF MOON BAY, Calif. -- If you have been wondering when the famous Maverickssurfing competition will be held, then wonder no more.That's because, according to news stories here in San Francisco, the Mavericks Invitational surf competition...
  • Spurs @ Mavs
    NBA power rankings for December 27
    The Indiana Pacers remain atop this week’s NBA power rankings. The only other team from the Eastern Conference in the top ten resides in Miami with the Heat.The Portland Trail Blazers are the top team from the Western Conference (second...
  • Peter Holsapple and Chris Stamey
    Holsapple and Stamey together again for two nights of Mavericks
    If the idea of longtime friends, bandmates, and collaborators Peter Holsapple and Chris Stamey teaming up once again to perform their classic 1991 album Mavericks in its entirety over two nights this week was part of some great master plan,...
  • Apple's new strategy: Free is good
    Apple's new strategy: Free is good
    Apple has a brilliant new strategy—it's giving away its flagship software for free. “Free is good”, said Craig Federighi, the senior VP for software engineering at Apple. Apple made lots of announcements during yesterday'...
  • OS X Mavericks
    Apple Unveils OS X Mavericks Free For Download
    Apple lovers get ready! Apple's newest version of its operating system (OS X) is available today, Apple officially announced in San Francisco. As we already knew, it is called OS X 10.9 Mavericks, and it's available for download in the Mac...