Evan “His Royal Smoothness” Turner brings home the Wooden

evan turner wooden

By Paul M. Banks

The most written about athlete in The Sports Bank history brings home another award, the Wooden award honoring the nation’s best player also went back home to Chicago. Turner has swept all the national player of the year awards including the Naismith trophy.

[Read more…]

My Wooden Award Ballot Part Two

By: David Kay

In cased you missed it; here is part one of my Wooden Award ballot.  You should probably read that before you continue onto my top ten vote.

One little tangent… the 26 players to choose from are pre-determined and I have to argue with the omitting of Syracuse’s Andy Rautins.  I have been on the Rautins bandwagon all season long and would openly debate with anybody that he was the most valuable player on the Orange this season.  He probably would not have made my top ten, but still would have been an honorable mention.  Onto the top ten.

[Read more…]