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Archive for June 2009

Book I’m Reading: Pat Riley’s The Winner Within

June 29, 2009

I love reading books—be it novels, especially those of John Grisham’s and Fran Peretti’s masterpieces or inspirational books, leadership or sports-related books. Currently, I’m reading a book by Pat Riley, one of the few multi-titled NBA coaches.  My co-pastor Bong Navarro lent me Riley’s book, The Winner Within—a Life Plan for Team Players. Find it very […]

Shaq-Lebron Tandem Doesn’t Guarantee NBA Title

June 29, 2009

On paper, Shaquille O’Neal’s journeyman route that ends at Cleveland recently can be threatening to a lot of teams from the East. Orlando must have smelled something fishy in Cleveland, Ohio weeks after the Los Angeles Lakers’ NBA title conquest, so that the Magic engineered their own stunning deal that brought in former high-flyer Vince […]

33 (Thirty-Three)

June 28, 2009

33. Thirty-three. Sanse-san (in Chinese). That’s my age starting yesterday (June 27). Celebrated it with my wife and baby David at Medical City. David was confined for four and a half days due to fever, diarrhea and vomiting. But as David also got discharged last night, I took the time to celebrate this milestone with […]