Snyder: I'm not into that as much as I am not being a Sebastian Telfair fan because he got drafted in front of me, right out of high school. That's predominantly where the discrepancy came from. That's what it is. It's not a rap thing. But if I said to say, I'm pretty diverse. I like a lot of different types of music.
MT: Do you write any of your own music?
Snyder: Yeah actually, I write some R&B music. They may not be one thing or another, I just like getting words down.
Stop-n-Pop/Canis Hoopus on team's new and old marketing campaigns.
I've just launched a new Minnesota Twins site with Alex Halsted, one of my esteemed competitors in the Battle of the Bloggers. It's by far one of the most advanced sports blogs on the internet - even more than goold old TWolves Blog. (Don't worry, updates are coming!) In addition to the traditional blog format, we've put together a great forum, as well as a MySpace/Facebook-ish area for our members called "The Clubhouse". Alex has also done a phenomenal job of crunching stats and putting together pages for every player in the Twins organization from the Majors all the way down to the smallest of the Minor Leagues. I'm not a baseball fanatic, so I'll admit I didn't even know you could go lower than Single A. Well, you can, and Alex even has stats for all of them. It's really a goldmine if you're a Twins junkie.
Again the URL is www.twins-territory.com (Don't forget the hyphen!) Please check it out if you're a Twins fan - you won't be disappointed!
T-Wolves -vs- Cleveland Cavaliers (2.29.08)
It was a close game for the most part, but the Wolves just ran out of gas in the end. Well, either that or some guy by the name of LeBron James took over. Truth be told, it was a combination of both. The Wolves trailed by as much as 15 points in the fourth quarter, but the first three were actually much closer on the scoreboard. In fact, with a tad under five minutes to go in the game, the Wolves were only trailing 79-75. Of course LeBron was always in control, never willing to let this game slip away to a sorry squad they haven’t lost to in quite some time. ‘Bron is only amazingly 23 years old, but plays with the maturity of a 10 year vet. I was wondering if he was even going to play at all, seeing that he was a “game-time decision” after he sprained his ankle in Wednesday’s loss to the Celtics. He showed no ill effects, just barely missing his 7th triple double of the season with 30 points, 13 dimes, and 8 boards. How’s that for returning from injury?
The Wolves couldn’t buy a bucket to save their lives, missing 53 shots while shooting 39% from the field. There was a particularly brutal stretch in the second quarter when it took the Wolves nearly five full minutes to score 4 points. The missed shots, free-throw attempts discrepancy, and inability to contain LeBron James were the hits that sunk the Wolvies battleship tonight.
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