Paul Banks

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Name: Paul Banks
Date registered: March 26, 2010
URL: http://sportsjabber

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  1. The Sports Bank.net: Mike Ditka Finally Stops Endorsing a Product: the GOP — July 7, 2016
  2. The Sports Bank.net: Michigan State Football: Preseason Publications are Bullish — July 7, 2016
  3. The Sports Bank.net: Mo Williams Gifted Cavaliers Teammates with Extra Rare Whisky — June 23, 2016
  4. The Sports Bank.net: Believeland Review: Solid 30 for 30, but too much ESPNism — May 23, 2016
  5. The Sports Bank.net: 2016 NBA Mock Draft-First Round (5/16/16) — May 16, 2016

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Jul 07

The Sports Bank.net: Mike Ditka Finally Stops Endorsing a Product: the GOP

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Chicago and NFL icon Mike Ditka has long been a product pitchman first and everything else second. The 1985 Chicago Bears season was 31 years ago; his shtick on ESPN (and every other outlet giving him a platform) has been a de facto cartoon for a very long time already. It’s been awhile since Mike …

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Jul 07

The Sports Bank.net: Michigan State Football: Preseason Publications are Bullish

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Mark Dantonio has definitely changed the culture of Michigan State football, but is it here to stay? Last year had that kind of “it’s now or never” feel to it because the 2015 Spartans were led by a group of very talented seniors having their last hurrah. It did bring about another milestone for the …

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Jun 23

The Sports Bank.net: Mo Williams Gifted Cavaliers Teammates with Extra Rare Whisky

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Cleveland doesn’t need to be Believeland any more, as faith has now become a realization. Next year is finally year as the Cleveland Cavaliers have finally ended the city’s infamous and well publicized 52 year drought. We are all witness as Lebron James and company brought those beliefs to fruition. Now it’s time to celebrate! …

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May 23

The Sports Bank.net: Believeland Review: Solid 30 for 30, but too much ESPNism

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The ESPN Films 30 for 30 series is like eating pizza or having sex- it’s very difficult to get it wrong. Most of the time, the experience is very enjoyable. That said*“Believeland,” the latest 30 for 30 entry, is a very solid entertaining viewing experience, and I’d rather watch Believeland again than just about anything …

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May 16

The Sports Bank.net: 2016 NBA Mock Draft-First Round (5/16/16)

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The 2016 NBA Draft Lottery takes place Tuesday evening so the draft order will be official then. *Here is a look at The Sports Bank’s 2016 NBA Mock Draft. 1. Philadelphia-Ben Simmons, F, LSU, 6-10, Fr. The Aussie is an extremely versatile offensive weapon who ultimately plays a point forward type role. There aren’t many …

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Apr 03

The Sports Bank.net: Chicago Cubs Opening Day Roster vs L.A. Angels Unveiled

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The Chicago Cubs have just unveiled their Opening Day 25-man roster. The 2016 season opener takes place tomorrow night in Los Angeles versus the Angels. It’s the “L.A. Angels,” or if you prefer, the “Anaheim Angels,” but it’s not “The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim.” Team names are two words, not five. No one is …

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Mar 18

The Sports Bank.net: Painfully Obvious that John Groce Must Go; Immediately

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At this point, John Groce is pretty much Tim Beckman minus the horrendous and embarrassing public speaking gaffes. This past season, Groce’s on-the-court product deteriorated to the same dark depths as the football on-the-field product under Beckman. With yesterday’s news that junior guard Kendrick Nunn was arrested on charges of domestic battery, we’ve now seen …

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Mar 04

The Sports Bank.net: Dickie V. Has Tom Izzo Back in the Final Four Again

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Mark it down.*Dick Vitale, larger than life ESPN Media Personality, has Tom Izzo and his Michigan State Spartans making the Final Four yet again this year. Make your travel plans for Houston now Spartans fans. Save time to visit the Johnson Space Center. Tom Izzo is 20-4 in the second game of any given weekend …

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Mar 04

The Sports Bank.net: Dick Vitale Thinks John Groce Deserves Another Season

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“I don’t agree with what you say but I will defend to the death your right to say it.” That’s a quote attributed to French Enlightenment Philosopher-Writer Voltaire, and there’s a debate over whether he actually even said that. I do not feel John Groce deserves the opportunity to return as Illinois Fighting Illini Men’s …

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Feb 24

The Sports Bank.net: Kyrie Irving gets Apology from Hotel over Bed Bugs

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Kyrie Irving, and the rest of the Cleveland Cavaliers, may not get much resistance from the Eastern Conference this postseason, but mother nature does have a secret weapon to stop Irving- bed bugs. The disgusting, tiny vermin are an under-the-radar clickbait topic. All of us sleep, have a bed, and hence bed bugs are like …

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