Archive for February 27th, 2009


Friday, February 27th, 2009

Hot Stove Player of the Week: Devin Harris

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The local coaches were in the spotlight this week. Tom Renney was sent packing, with his opposite, John Tortarella, coming in to replace him. Joe Girardi is already on the hot seat before the season even starts. He took a page out of Tom Coughlin’s book by taking the Yankees to a pool hall to distract them from what a poor job he did last year. And Jerry Manuel is running his first spring training with the Mets, and is doing it his way, which means unconventionally and wackily. This week’s prize for the Hot Stove Player of the Week: A copy of Tom Renney’s upcoming book How I Made Petr Prucha a Healthy Scratch All Season Because of a $10 Bet With Perry Pearn.

Winner

Devin Harris: The Nets point guard made the shot of the year, when he threw in a buzzer beater at half court to beat Philadelphia on Monday (and wasn’t he fouled on his first attempt anyway?). He also had 39 points and eight assists in that …

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