Hate on Tim Tebow all you want, but there’s no denying he’s one of the most motivational guys in sports — period. On Tuesday he appeared with Stephen A. Smith on First Take and dropped the best speech you’ll hear all week. When he was criticized for taking a long shot at making an MLB roster, Tebow dropped the hammer.
Just watch his episode of Running Wild with Bear Grylls for proof of all of this. The Seattle Times caught up with a few guys on Seattle’s roster and asked for their favorite Marshawn stories. My first week here, we were outside on the field, and I was talking to Justin Forsett.
Nicolas Batum embraced a bigger role with Charlotte. Once Nicolas Batum left his free-agent meeting with the Charlotte Hornets in the early hours of July 1, one of his summer teammates phoned him. San Antonio Spurs guard Tony Parker is one of Batum’s oldest friends in the NBA and a teammate on the