Archive for June, 2015

Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links


Can the USA get past the Germans tonight?

First Quarter: NBA/NHL

1) NBA Free Agent tracker
2) Typical summer news
3) NHL trade tracker
4) San Jose and Boston make a deal

Second Quarter: Women’s World Cup

1) WWC bracket
2) What’s Jill Ellis line-up going to look like tonight?
3) Hope Solo link
4) Big claim by the 538

Third Quarter: MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) We differ on this but here’s some last minute voting advice.
3) June 30th starting line-ups
4) Son of a catcher!

Fourth Quarter: Tuesday Links

1) Tuesday SI Media column: A welcome voice in women’s coverage
2) Good on you NASCAR
3) Way to go JP!
4) Gold Cup!

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2015 Posts: 125

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Monday Edition

Here are four Monday topics for you to start the week


It’s All-Star Game voting update Monday!

First Quarter: NBA/NHL

NBA
1. Opt out season has begun
2. Free agents can’t sign until July 9th
NHL
3. Who had the best draft?
4. Now we wait for free agency

Second Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. ESPN Monday Night Baseball: Rangers (38-38) @ Orioles (41-34), 6 pm
3. Royals (44-28) @ Astros (44-34), 7:10 pm
4. Yankees (41-35) @ Angels (39-37), 9:05 pm

Third Quarter: FIFA Women’s World Cup

1. Women’s World Cup Bracket
2. Tuesday (Montreal): USA v. Germany, 5 pm/FOX
3. Wednesday (Edmonton): England v. Japan, 5 pm/FOX
4. Who do you like in each semifinal?

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. Media Circus: Tom Brady’s legacy
2. Odd news from this weekend concerning a former Florida State mascot
3. Wait, rigged?
4. Another tweak to the HR Derby!

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2015 Posts: 124

Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you ready for the weekend!

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Rangers (37-36) @ Blue Jays (39-35), 6:07 pm
3. Yankees (39-34) @ Astros (43-32), 7:10 pm
4. Cubs (39-32) @ Cardinals (48-24), 7:15 pm

Second Quarter: MLS

1. MLS scoreboard
2. Eastern Standings: 1. United 34 pts 2. Revolution 24 pts 3. Orlando City SC 23 pts 4. Toronto FC 22 pts 5. Crew 20 pts 6. Red Bulls 20 pts
3. Western Standings: 1. Sounders 29 pts 2. Whitecaps 29 pts 3. Galaxy 28 pts 4. Timbers 25 pts 5. Sporting KC 24 pts 6. FC Dallas 23 pts
4. Sunday MLS: Red Bulls @ NYFC 3:30 pm/ESPN2, Sounders @ Timbers 6 pm/FS1

Third Quarter: Women’s World Cup

Complete Women’s World Cup scoreboard
Friday’s Quarterfinals
1. France v. Germany, 3 pm/FOX
2. China v. United States, 6:30 pm/FOX
Saturday’s Quarterfinals
3. Australia v. Japan, 3 pm/FS1
4. Canada v. England, 6:30 pm/FS1

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. PGA leaderboard
2. Allan Muir NHL mock draft
3. Because we need winners and losers in everything the day after the NBA draft
4. Michael Sam rejoins his CFL teammates

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2015 Posts: 123

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

Almost done with the week here are four Thursday topics for you

Virginia Cavaliers celebrate after the game against
Virginia defeated Vanderbilt on Wednesday after losing to them last year in the CWS Finals

First Quarter: NBA/NHL

NBA
1. It’s draft night
2. How many trades will we see?
NHL
3. Draft night eve
4. Will there be any player movement prior?

Second Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard and MiLB scoreboard
2. Dodgers (40-33) @ Cubs (39-31), 1:20 pm
3. Braves (35-37) @ Nationals (39-33), 3:05 pm
4. Yankees (39-33) @ Astros (42-32), 7:10 pm

Third Quarter: College World Series

1. Final College World Series bracket
2. Virginia claimed their first national championship in baseball last night winning 4-2
3. It was the first title won by an ACC school since Wake Forest in 1955
4. Vanderbilt is the first team to lose a rematch between teams that played for the title in the previous season

Fourth Quarter: Thursday Links

1. How Jill Ellis can jump start the US offense 
2. Allan Muir on how the NHL needs to take a new approach to expansion with yesterdays news
3. Speaking of expansion what about the Big XII looking for two more?
4. Good article on Terran Pettaway honoring his mother

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2015 Posts: 122

The Wednesday Edition

Halfway through the week


Like last season it’ll take a game three to crown a champion at the College World Series

First Quarter: NBA Finals/Stanley Cup Finals

NBA
1. Will any of the proposed deals happen?
2. Which player goes first 24 hours before?
NHL
3. Who wins what at the NHL awards?
4. Any surprises for the draft this weekend?

Second Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. ESPN Wednesday Night Baseball: Dodgers (39-33) @ Cubs (39-30), 7 pm
3. 4Q Game of the Day: Astros (42-31) @ Angels (36-36), 2:35 pm
4. 4Q Non-suggested Game of the Day: Diamondbacks (34-36) @ Rockies (31-39), 7:40 pm

Third Quarter: College World Series

1. College World Series bracket
2. CWS Finals Game Three (Series Tied 1-1): Virginia v. Vanderbilt, 7 pm/ESPN
3. Can Vanderbilt bounce back from a game two defeat and defeat Virginia in a game three a second straight year?
4. Will the Cavaliers get revenge and become the first ACC team since 1955 (Wake Forest) to win a national title

Fourth Quarter: Midweek Links

1. The WWE draft
2. Rematch next June on the hardwood?
3. How to fix the MLB ASG some of this is good and silly
4. Interesting

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2015 Posts: 121

Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links


The USA moved onto the quarterfinal against China after defeating Columbia 2-0 last night.

First Quarter: NBA

1) 2017 All-Star Game announced
2) Sacramento looking to make a trade?
3) two days until the NBA draft
4) Pelicans announce their new head coach

Second Quarter: NHL

1) NHL awards this week
2) Canada taps a GM for the World Cup
3) Oh no analytics are showing up in hockey!
4) Full draft order

Third Quarter: MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) NL ASG voting
3) Sad news from Monday
4) Jason Stark will be making friends in KC

Fourth Quarter: Tuesday Links

1) Tuesday SI Media column: How FOX can improve their coverage for the US Open
2) Women’s World Cup schedule, Katie Baker on the USWNT win last night
3) Oh Sean!
4) NCAA baseball bracket

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2015 Posts: 120

Monday Edition

Here are four Monday topics for you to start the week


Most of the US Open talk wasn’t about the golf.

First Quarter: NBA/NHL

NBA
1. NBA Draft on Thursday?
2. Who goes number one?
NHL
3. NHL Draft is soon
4. Who goes gets picked second?

Second Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. ESPN2 Monday Night Baseball: White Sox (30-38) @ Twins (37-32), 7 pm
3. Blue Jays (37-34) @ Rays (40-31), 6:10 pm
4. Astros (41-30) @ Angels (35-35), 9:05 pm

Third Quarter: College World Series

1. College World Series scoreboard
2. CWS Finals: Virginia v. Vanderbilt, 7 pm/ESPN
3. This is only the third rematch of College World Series finalist in back-to-back seasons
4. Which team do you see winning?

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. Media Circus: NBA Draft plus US Open coverage
2. Jordan Spieth won the US Open after Dustin Johnson three putted on the 18th but these two weren’t happy
3. Awesome fathers day moment
4. Pre-mentioned Johnson

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2015 Posts: 119