It’s hard to believe it’s been 10 years since one of the most iconic moments in Syracuse basketball history. This day back in 2006, Jim Boeheim launched into the Jimmy B press conference to end all Jimmy B press conferences, lashing out at the media and Big East assistant coaches and defending his senior point guard, Gerry McNamara, like a mother bear defending her cub.

There’s been some great stuff published today reliving that press conference and the incredible BET run by the Orange, so it seems like as good a time as any for the return of Orange Seeds.

Magic in Manhattan: An Oral History of the ’06 BET – Daily Orange

’10 f—ing years ago’: Jim Boeheim’s Epic Defense of Gerry McNamara –

And because yesterday I promised some more football recruiting nuggets, here are a few for you:

Orange First to Offer 2018 LB McGrone –

David Reese Ready to Start His Own Journey –

And, if you happen to be a Scout subscriber, here’s some good info on a 3-star TE with high SU interest:

Three-Star TE Has SU in Top 3, Sets Visit ($) –

Finally, because I absolutely can’t not post it, here’s Jimmy B’s epic ’10 fucking games’ soundbite in its entirety:

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