Lookie, Lookie…WHERE is Cookie?

Lookie, Lookie…WHERE is Cookie? By Michael – Louis Ingram, Editor -in-Chief BASN Newsroom   (Editor’s Note: As part of our BASN Newsroom NFL Boycott Survival Kit, myself and Editor-in-Chief Emeritus Anthony McClean will provide smoke-filled room analysis for players we feel should be in the Pro Football Hall Of Fame. Because the book “FOUR QUARTERS […]

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2016: The Mean Season

By Anthony McClean, Editor In Chief Emeritus     NEW HAVEN (BASN) — After looking back at the last 11 months, many of us are letting out a collective sign of relief and good damn riddance to the year 2016.   While the continued shenanigans of the alleged presidential campaign coupled with the seemingly endless […]

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NFL HOT READS By Anthony McClean, Editor – in – Chief Emeritus BASN         NEW HAVEN (BASN?BASN NEWSROOM): That silent murmur you hear in the background are the nation’s football legions awakening from their long hibernation. It’s that time of the year when the familiar terms like controlled scrimmages, two-a-days, first-team reps, […]

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You Don’t Understand! By Anthony McClean, Editor – in – Chief Emeritus BASN     “I say what you think, but are afraid to say in public.” – Comedian Bernie Mac.   NEW HAVEN, CT (BASN/BASN NEWSROOM) — When the Jonathan Martin/Richie Incognito affair came to light last season, many folks behind closed doors within […]



Members Only By Anthony McClean, Editor – in – Chief Emeritus BASN       NEW HAVEN, CT (BASN/BASN NEWSROOM): Once again, the sports media world has been thrown into a tizzy since the revelations of the Donald Sterling tapes came out over the past 72 hours or so. The TMZ originated reports have been […]

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Imagined – and Realized

Imagined – and Realized By Anthony McClean, Editor – in – Chief Emeritus BASN           “You may say I’m a dreamer, but I’m not the only one.” – John Lennon NEW HAVEN, CT (BASN/BASN NEWSROOM) — That classic line from the late Beatles’ song “Imagine” has been uttered and repeated for […]

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