Ravens veteran wide receiver Steve Smith displayed his traditionally feisty personality and his sense of humor Thursday when the subject of his age and longevity was raised. "Jerry Rice is obviously the greatest wide receiver to ever play, and I really don"t have the family structure to chase 40, to be honest," Smith said.
ET with a roundtable discussion focused on signature moves of NBA players past and present. The group will also look ahead to the impact the moves of current NBA stars such as Stephen Curry, James Harden and Kyrie Irving and the impact they will have on the next generation. Hill on Rockets All-Star James Harden: "He has a lot of moves, but when he gets into the paint he brings his arms through, a lot like how Sam Perkins used to do in the post and Stacey Augmon. He extends his arm as he is going down the lane and goes into your arms as he is going to the basket. One of the best at drawing fouls and creating contact as an offensive player."
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Steve Smith was devoted to jazz from an early age. "It was open-handed, which means playing the left hand on the hi-hat and the right hand on the snare drum," he said. "It took some coordination to work it out. But when I brought it to the studio, the band and the producer loved it, and in the mix of the song, the drums are very prominent."
Smith, who now is an analyst for NBA TV and Turner Sports, is one of three recipients who will be formally honored during Hall of Fame induction weekend on Sept. 10 in Springfield, Mass., along with former Reebok CEO Paul Fireman and University of Kansas coach Bill Self. After spending the first three seasons of his career and the start of the fourth with the Heat, he returned to play 13 games with the team in 2004-05.
The festival brought together nearly three dozen veteran acts on three main stages -- Legends, Classic Rock and Country -- including headliners Peter Noone and Herman's Hermits, Eddie Money and Leann Rimes. This was particularly true early on when The Archies' Ron Dante was performing on the Legends Stage, while Badfinger's Joey Molland was on the Classic Rock Stage, followed by former Moody Blues founder Denny Laine and the terrific veteran swing band Asleep at the Wheel paying homage to Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys on the Country Stage.
Steve Smith is one of three winners of the 2015 Mannie Jackson -- Basketball's Human Spirit Award, the hall announced today. Smith, an Olympic gold medalist, former NBA All-Star and NBA champ in 2003 with the San Antonio Spurs, also is a member of the Nsoro Foundation, a nonprofit dedicated to enriching the lives of foster children.
Kansas coach Bill Self, former Reebok CEO Paul Fireman and former NBA veteran Steve Smith have been named winners of the 2015 Mannie Jackson -- Basketball's Human Spirit Award. The Hall of Fame announced the winners Tuesday, saying they exhibit qualities such as striving to improve the community, making a commitment to others, hard work and embracing the core values of the game.
5 feet 8, 185 pounds -- saw a kindred spirit in Smith, a feisty, similarly-undersized wide receiver. "Not just returns, but also being a gunner on punts and running down on kickoffs. Being able to come in and show my ability in that area of the game, hopefully I can get some big plays off in the preseason and help me cement a spot on the team." "I talked to him a little bit and got to know him a little bit," Carter said.
'We've just got to make sure we get enough balls in the right areas and be relentless and patient and stick two up their nose an over' Australia have not lost a series home or away to West Indies since 1992/93. Australia play the first of two Tests at Windsor Park in Dominica next week and have included uncapped leg-spinner Fawad Ahmed in the squad along with front-line offspinner Nathan Lyon in anticipation of flat, slow wickets.
Steve Smith has answered questions about his age for years. "Jerry Rice is obviously the greatest wide receiver to ever play. And I really don't have the family structure to chase 40, to be honest," Smith said. During a seven-hour car trip back to his home in North Carolina after the playoff loss to the Patriots, he already knew he wanted to return.
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