Memphis athletic director R.C. Johnson said Monday he is retiring next year, making the announcement a day after head football coach Larry Porter was fired.
The Basketball Hall of Fame announced Thursday afternoon they have moved their enshrinement date from mid-September to August 13, in anticipation of the 1992 Dream Team being among the inductees of the Class of 2010.
The head of the group that was bypassed by the NBA for Charlotte's new franchise said he and Larry Bird should have gotten the team instead of billionaire Bob Johnson.
The NBA picked a good man in Robert Johnson, but it hung M.L. Carr and Larry Bird out to dry.