ESPN announces 2022 Jimmy V Award recipient is Dick Vitale

Just moments ago, Seth Davis tweeted out that ESPN President Jimmy Pitaro just announced that legendary college basketball personality Dick Vitale will be receiving the Jimmy V Award for Perseverance at the 2022 ESPYs. ESPN President Jimmy Pitaro just announced that @DickieV is going to receive the Jimmy V Award at this year’s ESPYs. Can’t … Read more

Broadcaster Dick Vitale tweets latest health update

Legendary broadcaster Dick Vitale announced earlier this year that he’ll be stepping aside for the remainder of this season in order to rest his voice and correct Dysplasia and ulcerated lesions on his vocal cords. This afternoon, the 82-year-old Vitale provided an optimistic health update. He wrote the following on social media: “OMG ALL THE PRAYERS many of … Read more

Dick Vitale pens heartbreaking statement to reveal bad news

Just moments ago, legendary college hoops announcer Dick Vitale released a heartbreaking statement to reveal some bad news. From ESPN: I had my scheduled follow-up visit today with Dr. Steven Zeitels, a leading throat specialist, who had diagnosed me with Dysplasia on the vocal cords a few weeks ago and ordered me to rest my ailing voice. Well, today, … Read more

National experts aren’t showing love to Wolverines as March Madness begins

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The Michigan Wolverines may be entering the Big Dance as early betting favorites alongside such schools as Gonzaga, Illinois, and Baylor. However, Michigan fans may want to turn away from what many national experts are predicting for Juwan Howard and company. Of the 42 national college basketball media members from ABC and ESPN, only Dick … Read more

25 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About the 1970’s Detroit Pistons

Believe it or not, Detroit Pistons basketball did exist before Isiah Thomas. Following our rundown of the 25 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About the Pistons’ First 10 Years in Detroit, we’re back with our second installment, this time covering the 1970’s, terrible transactions and questionable fashion decisions included, as always. 1. Pre-70’s warm-up fact: Walt Bellamy set … Read more