So Burlison tweet was sensible and a summer basketball junkie dream. And yet, as you can see above, the idea was shot down quickly by Jamal James, who is Nike Elite Youth Basketball manager.”Not going to happen,” James tweeted.Against all odds, it happened late Wednesday here at Bishop Gorman High about 12 miles west of the bright lights of the Las Vegas Strip. North Carolina Hall of Fame coach Roy Williams was courtside.
There was never a time when the weapon was not in his possession, Katz said.Asked if the officers were white, Katz said no but would not elaborate.Police confronted Robertson as they investigated 911 calls from witnesses who saw a man firing a gun into the air. Witnesses said he was walking down a residential street and then through a busy commercial area holding the weapon and acting strangely.Deputies spotted the man in front of the gas station, where two women and three children were inside a car, and ordered him to drop the gun, but he refused and at one point pointed the gun in the deputies direction, Katz said.The gun was not registered to Robertson and has not been reported stolen. Detectives are trying to track it, Katz said.Video, apparently from a cellphone, appeared on several media sites.
Louisiana capital, a city of 229,000, is known for its championship college football team and its political scene. A year ago, racial tensions roiled the city when a black man was shot to death by white police officers outside of a convenience store. About two weeks later, a black gunman targeted police in an ambush, killing three officers and wounding three others before he was shot to death.
Ranked 2nd in British Sprint Rankings.Born: CreweEvent: BMX / CyclingCrewe’s Shanaze Reade initially wanted to be a sprinter, but found her talent for BMX riding as a teenager, becoming the World Under 18 champion, at just 15 years of age.In her first senior season in 2007, she became the Women’s World Champion, and by 2008 had won eight European, five British and three world titles in the BMX junior and senior arenas.It was no surprise that she was the favourite for gold when BMX became an Olympic sport in Beijing.However, it ended in disappointment when in the silver medal position Shanaze pushed hard for gold but ended up crashing out of the race altogether.Her cycling skills also extend beyond the BMX track and into the Velodrome.In March 2007 she and Victoria Pendleton won a world track cycling gold in the women’s team sprint, a title they retained in 2008.In March 2009, Shanaze gained silver in the team sprint alongside Pendleton in the world track cycling championships. She’ll be hoping for medals in both disciplines in London.2010 update: Suffered shoulder injury so couldn’t defend 2008 world championship crown. Regained it on 31 July 2010 at Pietermaritzburg, South Africa (3rd in 4 years).Born: Durban, South Africa.