Shane Battier rejected request to make Senate bid

Return to Forum

Please with your WRAL.com account to comment on this story. You also will need a Facebook account to comment.

Oldest First
  • Winchester-.308 Jun 24, 2014
    Towel Boy

    The NTSB called, they want to make sure Shanes forehead wasn't anywhere near Australia at the time of the planes disappearance.

  • heelgrad1978 Jun 24, 2014
    All Star

    View quoted thread


    i dont think they do. the guy asked me what branch of military the 16th best coach in basketball, Roy Williams, served in.

  • CarolinaStomp Jun 17, 2014
    Towel Boy

    When did Canada start recruiting "gangsta-sign flashin" thuggggs?

  • heelgrad1978 Jun 17, 2014
    All Star

    View quoted thread


    Canada National Guard

  • CarolinaStomp Jun 17, 2014
    Towel Boy

    The "military" doesn't need "gangsta signs" to apear tough. That's a dookie thang, apparently. smh.

  • KT buys and sells kerliner fans Jun 17, 2014
    Towel Boy

    View quoted thread



    The foreign legion, if you catch my drift.

  • Locked&Loaded Jun 16, 2014
    Towel Boy

    That boys forehead is like a bullet proof vest! You could hide a Rolls Royce in there!

  • modukev5saysbyebye Jun 16, 2014
    Bench Warmer

    What was Kiwi thinking when he had them pose for this doozy? smh.
    Form ImageHis chest was probably bulging out with pride for his military roots.

    What branch of the military did ol' Roy serve in, again?

  • KT buys and sells kerliner fans Jun 16, 2014
    Towel Boy

    View quoted thread



    Reported for racism.

    Reported.

  • CarolinaStomp Jun 16, 2014
    Towel Boy

    View quoted thread


    Thuggggs, you say?

    What was Kiwi thinking when he had them pose for this doozy? smh.

    Form Image

  • KT buys and sells kerliner fans Jun 16, 2014
    Towel Boy

    View quoted thread



    you forgot race car drivers and potheads.

  • heelgrad1978 Jun 16, 2014
    All Star

    Shane is an awesome person on and off the court. This Grad wishes we had 1 or 2 guys to go UNC like the ones Duke produces. Im tired of cheaters, thuugss, and women beaters representing our starting line-up in basketball.....sad.

  • CarolinaStomp Jun 15, 2014
    Towel Boy

    View quoted thread




    No more rings for you, Shaney-Poo!!

    SIT DOWN!
    Luv,

    Danny "4-0" Green
    2014 NBA Champion Spurs

  • Locked&Loaded Jun 13, 2014
    Towel Boy

    View quoted thread


    So now his forehead can no longer ward off the defenders, but causes fouls. And his game is trash. Maybe he can get a sales job with Christy LateNon.

  • P0wered by Heels Jun 13, 2014
    Towel Boy

    His forehead would be the ONLY thing that could hurt somebody.....his game sure doesn't.

    Tonight:
    7 minutes off the bench, zeros across the board. (Except for 2 fouls.)

    Meanwhile, Flagship U. legend Danny Green had 9 points and 3 rebounds in the curbstomping.

    #GOHEELS

  • Locked&Loaded Jun 12, 2014
    Towel Boy

    View quoted thread


    Hopefully they put the bench back some so his forehead doesn't reach out and trip somebody.

  • P0wered by Heels Jun 11, 2014
    Towel Boy

    View quoted thread


    How's that home-court advantage workin' out for ya?

    Danny Green says #sssssLAP!

  • P0wered by Heels Jun 10, 2014
    Towel Boy

    Back on topic:

    Shaney-poo appears to be watching tonight's matchup from the bench.

    (Again.)

  • 903 Born 2 B Hated, Dying 2 B Lo Jun 9, 2014
    Bench Warmer

    View quoted thread


    McCants had more A's in college than number of classes attended and papers written combined...

  • P0wered by Heels Jun 9, 2014
    Towel Boy

    Wonder if any other player in NBA history actually has more championship rings than minutes played in Finals games?

    LOL!

  • larryABCfansdaddy Jun 9, 2014
    Towel Boy

    View quoted thread


    Ride that coattail Battier! !!! Most successful Dookie ever in the NBA!! Truly embarrassing!!

  • 903 Born 2 B Hated, Dying 2 B Lo Jun 9, 2014
    Bench Warmer

    looks like someone's nervous that battier's now got home-court advantage on his way to another ring...

  • Powered by Heels Jun 9, 2014
    Towel Boy

    Shaney-poo is really "stepping it up" here at crunch time!

    Tonight:

    DNP, Coach's decision.

    #TheFactor lolol

  • Powered by Heels Jun 5, 2014
    Towel Boy

    Spurs110 - Heat 95Danny Green (UNC), Spurs:
    13 points, 3/7 3ptFG, 3 rebounds, 2 steals, 1 assist, 1 block.

    Shane Battier (dook), Heat:
    0 points, 1 rebound, 1 assist.

    (Good thing he won "Teammate of the Year". LOL)

  • canz Jun 2, 2014
    Pro

    Towel boy. Battier, G Hill, J Williams, J Bilas, do you see where I am going with this? Duke has dozens of players that are a cut above. Hope it makes you feel better. Rasheed, McCants, Maktar. Those dudes simply arent Duke material. K equals Dean + Huck

  • Locked&Loaded May 31, 2014
    Towel Boy

    His forehead would get in the way.

  • KT slapped your mom May 28, 2014
    Towel Boy

    View quoted thread



    STEEEERRRRRRRIKE

  • modukev5saysbyebye May 28, 2014
    Bench Warmer

    View quoted thread


    Not to worry, Shane can't hurt you anymore. That is, unless he does become a lawmaker and votes to take away your free phones. Oops

  • TarheelDynasty May 28, 2014
    Towel Boy

    It would be super-hilarious watching all you rightwing dookie trolls tripping over yourselves to try and simultaneously worship him (like you do now) and despise him (for being a "demmy-crat") lololol

    He should keep doing Bud Light TV ads and leave politics to actual politicians.

  • 903 Free Paul Frampton 2 May 28, 2014
    Pro

    http://www.cbssports.com/nba/eye-on-basketball/24574718/shane-battier-rejected-request-to-make-senate-bidShane Battier told Grantland.com that the Michigan Democratic Party reached out to him for a potential Senate bid, which he declined.

    Battier is nearing retirement now, and he can no longer shoot, dribble, or defend like he once did. The Michigan Democratic Party recently called him to see if he might consider running to replace U.S. Senator Carl Levin, Battier said. He declined, but he's closer to retirement than he is to the player who helped Miami unlock its identity. He has enjoyed the rivalry, which has produced an intensity so serious that Battier said he has never discussed it even in quiet moments with any of Indiana's players. “No, no, no,” he said. “The way the games have gone, that just wouldn't be a possibility.”

Oldest First
  • CBB: Georgetown at Providence

    Today at 12:00 pm on FOX50

  • CBB: Texas A&M at LSU

    Today at 1:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • PGA: AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am

    Today at 3:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • CIAA: Winston Salem State @ Fayetteville State

    Today at 4:00 pm on METV 50.2

  • Nascar Sprint Cup Series: Sprint Unlimited

    Tonight at 8:00 on FOX50

  • CBB: UNC vs. Pittsburgh

    Tomorrow at 1:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • Nascar Sprint Cup Series: Daytona 500 Qualifying

    Tomorrow at 1:00 pm on FOX50

  • PGA: AT&T Pebble Beach Pro-Am

    Tomorrow at 3:00 pm on WRAL-TV

  • CBB: NC State vs. Wake Forest

    Today at 12:00 pm on WRAL-FM

  • CBB: Kansas at Oklahoma

    Today at 2:30 pm on 99.9 The Fan

  • NHL: Hurricanes vs. Islanders

    Tonight at 7:00 on 99.9 The Fan

  • NBA All-Star Game

    Tomorrow at 8:30 pm on 99.9 The Fan

Men's College Basketball
5:00 PT6:00 MT7:00 CT8:00 ET1:00 GMT9:00 北京时间6:00 MST8:00 EST
Preview
1
 
3:30 PT4:30 MT5:30 CT6:30 ET11:30 GMT7:30 北京时间4:30 MST6:30 EST
Preview
2
 
6
11:30 PT12:30 MT1:30 CT2:30 ET7:30 GMT3:30 北京时间12:30 MST2:30 EST
Preview
3
 
5
11:30 PT12:30 MT1:30 CT2:30 ET7:30 GMT3:30 北京时间12:30 MST2:30 EST
Preview
 
7
1:30 PT2:30 MT3:30 CT4:30 ET9:30 GMT5:30 北京时间2:30 MST4:30 EST
Preview
 
9:00 PT10:00 MT11:00 CT12:00 ET5:00 GMT1:00 北京时间10:00 MST12:00 EST
Preview
10
 
11
1:00 PT2:00 MT3:00 CT4:00 ET9:00 GMT5:00 北京时间2:00 MST4:00 EST
Preview
 
13
1:00 PT2:00 MT3:00 CT4:00 ET9:00 GMT5:00 北京时间2:00 MST4:00 EST
Preview
 
24
5:30 PT6:30 MT7:30 CT8:30 ET1:30 GMT9:30 北京时间6:30 MST8:30 EST
Preview
14
 
15
10:00 PT11:00 MT12:00 CT1:00 ET6:00 GMT2:00 北京时间11:00 MST1:00 EST
Preview
 
7:00 PT8:00 MT9:00 CT10:00 ET3:00 GMT11:00 北京时间8:00 MST10:00 EST
Preview
16
 
18
11:00 PT12:00 MT1:00 CT2:00 ET7:00 GMT3:00 北京时间12:00 MST2:00 EST
Preview
 
9:00 PT10:00 MT11:00 CT12:00 ET5:00 GMT1:00 北京时间10:00 MST12:00 EST
Preview
20
 
5:00 PT6:00 MT7:00 CT8:00 ET1:00 GMT9:00 北京时间6:00 MST8:00 EST
Preview
21
 
22
9:00 PT10:00 MT11:00 CT12:00 ET5:00 GMT1:00 北京时间10:00 MST12:00 EST
Preview
 
9:00 PT10:00 MT11:00 CT12:00 ET5:00 GMT1:00 北京时间10:00 MST12:00 EST
Preview
25
 
NBA Scoreboard
Sunday, Feb 14
Western All-Stars 5:00 PT6:00 MT7:00 CT8:00 ET1:00 GMT9:00 6:00 MST8:00 EST5:00 UAE (+1)02:0020:00 ET7:00 CT23:00
Eastern All-Stars 
 
NHL Scoreboard
New Jersey 10:00 PT11:00 MT12:00 CT1:00 ET18:00 GMT2:00 北京时间11:00 MST1:00 EST22:00 UAE13:00 ET
Preview
Philadelphia 
 
Boston 11:00 PT12:00 MT1:00 CT2:00 ET19:00 GMT3:00 北京时间12:00 MST2:00 EST23:00 UAE14:00 ET
Preview
Minnesota 
 
Nashville 4:00 PT5:00 MT6:00 CT7:00 ET0:00 GMT8:00 北京时间5:00 MST7:00 EST4:00 UAE (+1)19:00 ET
Preview
Florida 
 
NY Islanders 4:00 PT5:00 MT6:00 CT7:00 ET0:00 GMT8:00 北京时间5:00 MST7:00 EST4:00 UAE (+1)19:00 ET
Preview
Carolina 
 
Ottawa 4:00 PT5:00 MT6:00 CT7:00 ET0:00 GMT8:00 北京时间5:00 MST7:00 EST4:00 UAE (+1)19:00 ET
Preview
Columbus 
 
Toronto 4:00 PT5:00 MT6:00 CT7:00 ET0:00 GMT8:00 北京时间5:00 MST7:00 EST4:00 UAE (+1)19:00 ET
Preview
Vancouver 
 
Washington 5:00 PT6:00 MT7:00 CT8:00 ET1:00 GMT9:00 北京时间6:00 MST8:00 EST5:00 UAE (+1)20:00 ET
Preview
Dallas 
 
Anaheim 5:30 PT6:30 MT7:30 CT8:30 ET1:30 GMT9:30 北京时间6:30 MST8:30 EST5:30 UAE (+1)20:30 ET
Preview
Chicago 
 
Winnipeg 7:00 PT8:00 MT9:00 CT10:00 ET3:00 GMT11:00 北京时间8:00 MST10:00 EST7:00 UAE (+1)22:00 ET
Preview
Edmonton 
 
Arizona 7:30 PT8:30 MT9:30 CT10:30 ET3:30 GMT11:30 北京时间8:30 MST10:30 EST7:30 UAE (+1)22:30 ET
Preview
San Jose 
 
ATP Scoreboard
Saturday, Feb. 13
Memphis Open (ATP)
 
World Tennis Tournament (ATP)
Semifinals
N. Mahut77 67 1   
M. Klizan63 79 3   
(5) G. Monfils 
P. Kohlschrei 
 
Argentina Open (ATP)
Quarterfinals
(2) D. Ferrer 
(8) P. Cuevas 
 
WTA Scoreboard
Saturday, Feb. 13
St. Petersburg Ladies (WTA)
Semifinals
(2) R. Vinci7 6    
(4) A. Ivanovic5 4    
(1) B. Bencic6 6    
D. Kasatkina4 3