â€¢ The New York Mets are out of the playoff picture, thanks to a late-season swoon. This is not a repeat.
â€¢ Not Ram tough: Scott Linehan is given the St. Louis toodle-oo.
â€¢ Don’t call it a comeback: Shawn Kemp goes AWOL from his Italian b-ball club, blames it on Hurricane Ike.
â€¢ Hard to tell which was more painful to watch - Anquan Boldin taking a hit to the helmet, or the Jets’ Titan-ically terrible throwback duds.
â€¢ Yo, Adrian - New Sixer Elton Brand buys one of Rocky Balboa’s houses.
â€¢ Brawn & brains: After one month into the college football season, Northwestern, Vanderbilt & Duke are a combined 12-1.
â€¢ The Rays have finally figured out who’s going to toss their postseason first pitches - Ryder Cup captain Paul Azinger & first-ever Rays employee John Higgins.
â€¢ Michael Phelps’ little disagreement with Dan Le Batard is now featured on the swimmer’s Facebook page.