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Kelly tough equals a whole community for Jim Kelly

Saturday night was the culmination of several careers as another class of seven players was enshrined into the Hall of Fame. But the highlight of the night was the attendance of Buffalo Bills Hall of Fame Quarterback, Jim Kelly.

Hall of Fame inductee, Andre Reed, a longtime teammate of Kelly’s frequently mentioned Kelly in his speech. The highlight of the night was Reed catching a pass from Kelly.

For those who are unaware, Kelly is currently fighting a battle against cancer. On June 3, 2013, Kelly was diagnosed with squamous cell carcinoma which is cancer that is located in the upper jaw. After having a procedure last June, Kelly was pronounced to be cancer free. However, on March 14, after having some pain in his head, Kelly discovered the cancer had returned.

Yet through it all and 35 radiation treatments, Kelly continues to show that he is “Kelly tough”. Continue reading

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There’s No Place Like Home

Just after Noon Eastern Time on Friday, July 11th, Cleveland Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert received a telephone call from Rich Paul, the agent to LeBron James. The call was short and sweet; Paul simply said, “Dan, congratulations. LeBron is coming home”. What soon followed was a si.com exclusive story, in which LeBron and Lee Jenkins wrote a story detailing the superstar’s decision to leave Miami. Ten days after the beginning of free agency, and right in the middle of “Free Slurpee Day”, James dropped a bomb on us all. The King is returning home to his castle, eager to reign supreme. Continue reading

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With LeBron set to meet Riley on Wednesday, a few scenarios exist

Plenty of NBA news has been put on hold by indecision 2014. But a resolution appears to finally be on the way with a rumored meeting between LeBron James and Pat Riley taking place on Wednesday. Here are five things to watch for after the meeting. Continue reading