Link Bank 11-7-11: Avril Lavigne Attack, Sharon Bialek, Redneck Fight

Canadian singer Avril Lavigne and her boyfriend were attacked outside the Roosevelt Hotel in Hollywood in the wee hours Sunday morning. Five people attacked Lavigne and Brody Jenner, who’s on some tv show or something. (Reuters)

The 27-year-old tweeted about the incident:

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Bulls-Hawks Eastern Conference Semifinals: Thoughts, Musings, Observations

It’s probably not a good thing that Derrick Rose has to shoot 25+ shots every game, but it is certainly a good sign that the Bulls aren’t in worse shape when you consider he’s shot well under 50%, and very often under 40% and they’re still winning.

-Rose went just 10-27 from the floor last night, but had a game high 25 points and 10 assists. It seems like the ankle is just fine, but he’ll avoid contact in the lane just the same, whenever he can. The Indiana Pacers, that grindy group of goofy bastards were just so physical with him, it’s good for him to be playing NBA basketball instead of NFL football

By Paul M. Banks

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