Shane Gray (@RealShaneGray) Earlier this month, the NBA held its annual Draft Combine, where dozens of NBA hopefuls and representatives of all 30 NBA teams gathered for player interviews, athletic and strength tests, 5 on 5 scrimmages and, yes — official length and height measurements. For decades, fans have taken interest in discovering just how […]Read More 2017 NBA Combine: Measurements vs. College Listings
@thelegendkil ST. LOUIS, MO With the arrival of the NFL draft approaching, there has been no let down when it comes to wheeling and dealing by teams looking to inject something positive into their franchise with a game changing player. Last week the Los Angeles Rams traded their first round pick (Number 15), two second […]Read More Sam Bradford: The Complaining Thief
(St. Louis, MO) by @RealShaneGray -I was happy to see former University of Missouri quarterback Chase Daniel agree to terms yesterday on a three year, $21 million dollar contract with the Philadelphia Eagles that includes $12 million in guaranteed cash. This is Daniel’s second significant “second string” contract of his career — after just finishing […]Read More Thursday’s Thoughts
“Booyah!” “Cool as the other side of the pillow.” “Can I get a witness from the congregation?” If you were a sports fan and you never heard those catchphrases on Sportscenter then you don’t know who Stuart Scott was and you were basically crawling under a rock. The former longtime ESPN anchor died today at the […]Read More The A-Train Rant Special…RIP Stuart Scott
It’s not really the 20th edition of the “Rant,” I’ve done a lot of special rants for this blog as well. So there is more but this is my regular rant and I’ve done 20 of them. May not mean much to you but it means something to me. I’ve been able to break […]Read More The A-Train Rant 20th Edition!
The A-Train Rant will not have the following…Michael Sam. His name has been saturated for a while now and everyone is talking about him whether they like him or not. But I won’t here. Just about everything has been said. I rant about the Golden State Warriors and the hiring of Steve Kerr. Kerr was […]Read More The A-Train Rant 17.0!!!
IT’S TIME FOR ANOTHER EDITION OF “A Few Questions…” and on this edition, I want to introduce a young woman, born and raised in St. Louis, gearing up to become one of the first quarterbacks for the brand new expansion St. Louis Saints of the Lingerie Football League. She is Sarah Estopare (ES-TOE-PAR-AY). A-TRAIN: How are […]Read More A Few Questions…with Sarah Estopare