Ibrahim Abdul-Matin joins us to talk some sports, including one seriously quirky stat from the baseball world when the New York Yankees continued to earn their out-sized salaries. Also, we will be looking at the NBA lockout.
All this week, in honor of Independence Day, we're airing a series of reports titled My America. Takeaway contributor Ibrahim Abdul-Matin says his family history of shared sacrifice and hard work is what being American means to him.
With an NFL lockout, a looming NBA stoppage, and a little firecracker from Northern Ireland taking over the links, it's a very different sports summer. So what DOES a sports-watcher watch? According to Ibrahim: Dodgeball, Cycling, and Badminton.
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