HE SAID WHAT?
“There’s no excuses, because I was out there playing. And if I’m playing, I’m playing, so if I have a bad game, it’s not on my tonsils; it’s on me.” — top pick Greg Oden, who will have his tonsils removed
TODAY’S BEST ON TV
HEADLINERS ” WHO’s MAKING NEWS THIS WEEK
With home run derby crown, former Expos star served up a prime-time reminder of what Nationals fans are missing.
NEW YORK YANKEES
A rough start: shut down for the summer to have his tonsils removed after two games, 19 points. … and 19 fouls!
Faced his stiffest Wimbledon test yet and came away with his 11th Grand Slam title.
Keep on slapping and shoving guys (and gals). It got you much more play on “SportsCenter.”