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By J.D. Capelouto, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution The victim of an apparent homicide in southwest Atlanta was identified Sunday as the ex-fiancé of local newsmaker Angela Simmons.Sutton Tennyson, 37, was shot and killed inside a garage shortly before 5 p.m. Saturday, Atlanta police said. Tennyson also had a child with Simmons, who is the daughter of Rev. Run, one of the founding members of legendary hip-hop group Run–DMC.The victim was found dead with multiple gunshot wounds inside the open garage on Jewel Drive, Atlanta police spokesman Officer Jarius Daugherty said in a statement.A preliminary investigation, police said, suggests that Tennyson was talking in the driveway with another man when “the conversation escalated” and the man shot Tennyson multiple times. Recommended for you Recommended for you Recommended for you Most read 1 Georgia Election 2018: Kemp's office probes Democrats for alleged hack 2 Woman … [Read more...] about UPDATE: Man killed in southwest Atlanta ID’d as Angela Simmons’ ex-fiance
By J.D. Capelouto, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution The victim of an apparent homicide in southwest Atlanta was identified Sunday as the ex-fiancé of reality television star Angela Simmons.Sutton Tennyson, 37, was shot and killed inside a garage shortly before 5 p.m. Saturday, Atlanta police said. Tennyson also had a child with Simmons, the daughter of Joseph “Rev. Run” Simmons, one of the founding members of legendary rap group Run–DMC. She is the niece of record producer Russell Simmons and currently appears on WeTV’s “Growing Up Hip Hop.”The victim was found dead with multiple gunshot wounds inside the open garage on Jewel Drive, Atlanta police spokesman Officer Jarius Daugherty said in a statement.A preliminary investigation, police said, suggests that Tennyson was talking in the driveway with another man when “the conversation escalated” and the man shot Tennyson multiple times. Recommended … [Read more...] about ‘Growing Up Hip Hop’ star Angela Simmons’ ex-fiance killed in southwest Atlanta
Over the last five games or so, there has been a major development within the Philadelphia 76ers' organization and it has nothing to do with Jimmy Butler "calling out" head coach Brett Brown. It actually involves second-year point guard Ben Simmons, who is willingly taking and making jump shots. Heading into this season, the consensus from many NBA analysts was that if Simmons was going to take the next step in his career, he needed to have some semblance of a formidable jump shot. Last season as a rookie, the 6-foot-10 point guard was able to use his size and skills to get to the rim at will. When you take a look at his shooting splits from last year, it backed up this notion as he shot a ridiculous 73.3 percent at the rim. But when Simmons could not get to the rim, his shooting percentages drastically dropped to 40.4-percent (3-to-10 feet out) and 30.9-percent (10-to-16 feet out). In Eastern Conference semifinals against the Boston Celtics, we saw how much of an issue this was as … [Read more...] about Ben Simmons is making major strides on offense in second season
With the All-star game circuit officially in the books, it is time to do another compilation of the latest mock drafts to see who the Philadelphia Eagles will be picking in the first round. In the first roundup, we saw that many draft analysts/experts had the Eagles using their first-round selection on defense. As all we know, Philly can go in various directions when it comes to their draft pick. They could use the pick to address either the offensive and defensive lines or finally get themselves a lead running back. Nevertheless, whatever they choose to do at No. 25, the player needs to be an immediate starter/playmaker. Here is a roundup of the latest NFL mock drafts across the interwebs: 1. Ryan Wilson, CBS Sports Deionte Thompson, S, Alabama Pick explanation: "Thompson is one of the best safeties in this class and he would solidify an Eagles' secondary that was replacement level in pass defense, according to Football Outsiders." 2. Lance Zierlein, NFL.com Dexter Lawrence, DT, … [Read more...] about 2019 NFL Mock Draft: Eagles take Dexter Lawrence, Jeffery Simmons in first round