Jul
12

Shabbat Shalom: Friday Wrap-up (7/12/2013)

St. Louis Rams wide receiver Tavon Auston (11) runs a drill during rookie minicamp at Rams Park. Mandatory Credit: Scott Kane-USA TODAY Sports

St. Louis Rams wide receiver Tavon Auston is relying on his mom to be his financial ‘bad man’. Photo Credit: Scott Kane-USA TODAY Sports

Slow week of sports, but thank G-d for NBA TV, because watching the Summer League was actually slightly entertaining.  One of my cases got quite a bit of publicity this week — click here for a brief synopsis.  On FORBES: (1) Is Competitive Eating The Fastest Growing Sport In The World?; (2) Dwight Howard To Houston Heavily Influenced By Chandler Parsons; (3) Notably Absent American Presence At Wimbledon Calls Into Question The State Of Tennis In United States; (4) Jay-Z Bashes Agents Who Criticize His Ability To Represent Athletes; and (5) Trail Blazers Guard C.J. McCollum Interviews Incoming NBA Commissioner Adam Silver.  And as always, the weekly wrap-up:

Football

Baseball

Tennis

Golf

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