Cheers To The Weekend; Updates On Manny Ramirez, Jay Z, Maverick Carter & Gloria James


Ready for the weekend? Me too! Here’s your weekend link to some of the stories from around the net as we say cheers to the weekend:


  • Jason Whitlock of has a piece on the President of the LeBron James Brand, Maverick Carter (ok, that’s not his real title but that about sums it up. Ok? OK!) Jason goes into Maverick’s background as well as details some of the businesses that Maverick has spearheaded LeBron’s involvement in including, the recently announced deal with Liverpool FC and an energy supplement strip (think of Listerine breath strips) for athletes that also includes Knicks forward Amar’e Stoudemire and Rapper Drake as investors.


Now if you’re over 21, go have an adult beverage to kick off your weekend and don’t forget to check back tomorrow for more Jock updates!