- The Washington Times - Thursday, August 2, 2007

HE SAID WHAT?

“We have a good nucleus here.” White Sox OF Jermaine Dye, whose nucleus is 10 games under .500 and 13 games out of first place

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D1SCOURSE: Patrick Stevens gives an update on college basketball scheduling.

REDSKINS 360: Ryan O’Halloran is skeptical about SI’s pick of Sean Taylor as the NFL’s top hitter.

AREA POWER RANKINGS

1. Chris Samuels

The Redskins are saying the left tackle will be back in four weeks after spraining his MCL, but this could develop into a season-long issue/problem.

2. Dmitri Young

Personally, I would have embraced a trade to a contender that would give me a chance to win a ring and then re-sign with the Nationals this winter.

3. Kevin Garnett

The Big Ticket is headed to Boston to team with Ray Allen and Paul Pierce, meaning the Wizards slide down another notch in the Eastern Conference.

4. John Fox

Our seventh candidate to replace Joe Gibbs should he retire. If Carolina doesn’t make the playoffs, Fox is likely out. He could end up with the Giants.

5. Freddy Adu

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