Bulls Rush Grizzlies In St. Louis

The Chicago Bulls took it to the Memphis Grizzlies winning 106-87 at the Scottrade Center last night. Derek Rose scored 13 points and added three assists, Luol Deng added 13 points and three boards and Carlos Boozer dropped 16 points and snagged four rebounds for the Bulls who improved to 2-0 this preseason. Jerryd Bayless scored 15 points and dished out three assists in the loss for Memphis, in its first game this pre-season. Mike Conley and Mike Miller scored eight points apiece, while Ed Davis dropped in 13 points and grabbed five rebounds for the Grizzlies.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

15 hours 28 min ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Legion Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from Washington Post 218. As a pitcher, Spencer is currently 6-0 with 32 strike outs and only four walks. He's given up seven runs, three earned over 36 innings and his ERA is .736. As a hitter, Spencer's average is .500 with 14 rbi's and 11 runs scored. In 44 official at bats, Spencer has struck out just five times with two walks.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

1 week 3 days ago

Over the course of the past 16 years doing commentary on air and in print, there have sadly been many mass shootings and many predictable politicized reactions.

The shootings at Emmanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, however, stands out for two main reasons.

It involved race, and it was done it a church.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

SPORTS CORNER

13 hours 50 min ago

Seniors
Washington Post 218 improved to 16-1 overall and 11-1 in the 9th district with a doubleheader sweep of O'Fallon Sunday at Ronsick Field. In game one, Washington jumped out to a 10-0 lead in the first inning on route to an 11-4 win. Matt Miller made it stand with a complete game three hitter with 13 strike outs and three walks. Justin Baylard doubled twice and Ross Seitter had a pair of singles.
Game two final 7-1.