Around the Net – Lin leaving New York, Tebow wins ESPY, Brees signs contract, Johnson wins John Deere

The New York Knicks finally decided to let Jeremy Lin go to Houston, and New York Knicks fans are not necessarily happy about the decision. One Linsane fan started a petition to try and keep Lin in the Knicks uniform…

Last week, Tim Tebow won the ESPY award for best sorts moment of the year for his 80-yard touchdown pass in the Broncos overtime win in last season’s playoffs…

Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints finally agreed to a long term contract…

Zac Johnson remarkably placed a six-iron out of a fairway bunker to within a foot to secure a win at the John Deere Classic, one of the best golf shots of the year… Continue reading

Around the Net – Bubba wins the Masters, Tim Tebow speaks at Easter service, Pena back with Rays

Bubba Watson wins the Masters

Bubba Watson won the 2012 Masters, clinching the tournament win after a two-hole playoff against Louis Oosthuizen. Watson, who was featured in the Winter 2012 issue of Sports Spectrum, finished at 10-under and won his first major tournament.

When asked about how special it was to win on Easter, Bubba said: “Yeah, this is the day Jesus is risen…”

Tim Tebow speaks to thousands at Easter service

15,000 people showed up for an Easter service in Georgetown, Texas with Tim Tebow as the guest speaker. Celebration Church hosted the service and their pastor, Joe Champion, and Tebow talked for about 20 minutes.

“It’s OK to be outspoken about your faith…

Carlos Pena makes return to Rays, gets 7 RBIs verses the Yankees

Carlos Pena made a big return to the Tampa Bay Rays this weekend. Pena had 7 RBIs against for the Rays in their series vs. the New York Yankees.

Pena was featured in Sports Spectrum in the Summer 2009 issue and said this about his relationship with Christ…

Christian Athletes in the Headlines

Masters winner Watson not ashamed of his Christian faith (BillyGraham.org)

C.J. McCollum: Why I’m returning to Lehigh for my senior year (Sporting News)

Tim Tebow connects with inmates during prison visits (NFL.com) Continue reading

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