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Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links

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Class of 2018 enshrined in Toronto on Monday night

First Quarter: NBA/NHL

1) NBA scoreboard
2) Terrible injury for the Nets Monday in Minneapolis
3) NHL scoreboard
4) Hockey Hall of Fame class of 2018 enshrined

Second Quarter: NFL

1) Are the Colts finally putting it together?
2) Look at the highest over/under for next week in Mexico City
3) Hue going back to Cincinnati
4) Nathan Peterman and the Bills part ways

Third Quarter: College Football

1) College Gameday will be in Orlando, Florida
2) Andy Staples says no easy fix at Louisville
3) Mike Gundy at it again
4) Pete Thamel on 10 schools who might make a change

Fourth Quarter: Tuesday Links

1) Men’s college basketball scoreboard
2) Women’s college basketball scoreboard
3) Rookie of the year named on Monday
4) Duke has the top spot until being crowned champs right?

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2018 Posts: 222

Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links

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If only this had happened last night.

First Quarter: NBA/NHL

1) NBA scoreboard
2) Royalty comes to Brooklyn and everyone freaked out … or something
3) NHL scoreboard
4) Non-playoff teams from the west last season are turning it around this year

Second Quarter: College Football

1) Forde Yard Dash: 10 takeaways from the first CFP
2) UNLV going to the high school ranks for their next head coach
3) Holly Anderson’s 2014 Pigskin Pantheon: Week 15
4) Big XII now talking about this and the Heisman finalist

Third Quarter: NFL

1) Eric Berry diagnosed
2) Available QB’s for this offseason
3) Washington can look closely to why they’re not doing well
4) NFL playoff picture

Fourth Quarter: Links

1) Even if your nickname is “king” James you can’t do this
2) Get ready for a week of ignoring the mothership (if you aren’t already)
3) Nice moment before Monday Night Football for Stuart Scott
4) Hot Stove tracker

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2014 Posts: 232

4Quarters 2013-14 NBA Predictions Sure to go Wrong

Tonight the National Basketball Association begins the 2013-14 season which the Miami Heat will try to make it three straight. Listed are my predictions for the upcoming season through the playoffs, as per the standard of this blog this will serve as a record of how wrong I was.


Will Miami make it three straight? Who did I put the jinx on?

* = Playoff Team

Eastern Conference (Regular Season) –

Atlantic: 1. Brooklyn Nets* 2. New York Knicks* 3. Toronto Raptors* 4. Boston Celtics 5. Philadelphia 76ers
Central: 1. Indiana Pacers* 2. Chicago Bulls* 3. Detroit Pistons* 4. Cleveland Cavaliers 5. Milwaukee Bucks
Southeast: 1. Miami Heat* 2. Atlanta Hawks* 3. Washington Wizards 4. Orlando Magic 5. Charlotte Bobcats

Western Conference (Regular Season) –

Northwest: 1. Oklahoma City Thunder* 2. Denver Nuggets* 3. Minnesota Timberwolves* 4. Portland Trailblazers 5. Utah Jazz
Pacific: 1. Los Angeles Clippers* 2. Golden State Warriors* 3. Los Angeles Lakers 4. Sacramento Kings 5. Phoenix Suns
Southwest: 1. San Antonio Spurs* 2. Houston Rockets* 3. Memphis Grizzlies* 4. Dallas Mavericks 5. New Orleans Pelicans

Eastern Conference Playoffs –

First Round:
1 Miami Heat over 8 Toronto Raptors in four games
2 Brooklyn Nets over 7 Detroit Pistons in six games
3 Indiana Pacers over 6 New York Knicks in five games
4 Chicago Bulls over 5 Atlanta Hawks in five games

Second Round:
1 Miami Heat over 4 Chicago Bulls in six games
3 Indiana Pacers over 2 Brooklyn Nets in five games

Eastern Conference Finals:
1 Miami Heat over 3 Indiana Pacers in seven games

Western Conference Playoffs –

First Round:
1 San Antonio Spurs over 8 Minnesota Timberwolves in five games
2 Los Angeles Clippers over 7 Memphis Grizzlies in seven games
3 Oklahoma City Thunder over 6 Denver Nuggets in six games
4 Golden State Warriors over 5 Houston rockets in seven games

Second Round:
4 Golden State Warriors over 1 San Antonio Spurs in seven games
2 Los Angeles Clippers over 3 Oklahoma City Thunder in seven games

Western Conference Finals
2 Los Angeles Clippers over 4 Golden State Warriors in seven games

NBA Finals –

Miami Heat over Los Angeles Clippers in six games

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2013 Posts: 252

The Wednesday Edition

It’s the middle of the week


Never Forget. Photo by Getty Images

First Quarter: MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) ESPN Wednesday Night Baseball (Game 1): Boston Red Sox (88-58) @ Tampa Bay Rays (78-65), 6 pm
3) New York Yankees (77-68) @ Baltimore Orioles (77-67), 6:05 pm
4) ESPN Wednesday Night Baseball (Game 2): Arizona Diamondbacks (72-72) @ Los Angeles Dodgers (85-59), 9 pm

Second Quarter: 4Q Potpourri (NBA, NFL, NHL, MLS)

1) NBA – Nets plan to keep stars rested?
2) NFL – David Wilson “marked man”
3) NHL – 13 questions for the 2013-14 season
4) MLS – Behind the scenes of Dos-A-Cero last night in Columbus

Third Quarter: College Football 

1) Which games have your attention this weekend?
2) 10 ranked teams are on the road or neutral sites this weekend
3) Can A&M beat Alabama for a second straight season?
4) Who’s going to get upset?

Fourth Quarter: Midweek Links

1) Doug Gottlieb on college athletes
2) Part II of the SI story on Oklahoma State
3) Andy Staples on how things have changed with the two biggest universities in Texas football programs
4) Someone actually took the time to ask what’s the matter with Kansas football

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2013 Posts: 213

2013 NBA Playoff Results: 1st Round

Yes, I know the first round ended sometime ago but I still wanted to get this out for anyone wondering. So here is your refresher on how the first round went. 


Memphis has been one of the bigger surprises this postseason. Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images

Eastern Conference – First Round

1 Miami Heat v. 8 Milwaukee Bucks
Game 1 (April 21): Bucks 87 @ Heat 110, MIA 1-0
Game 2 (April 23): Bucks 86 @ Heat 98, MIA 2-0
Game 3 (April 25): Heat 104 @ Bucks 91, MIA 3-0
Game 4 (April 27): Heat 88 @ Bucks 77, MIA 4-0 – Win Series  

2 New York Knicks v. 7 Boston Celtics
Game 1 (April 20): Celtics 78 @ Knicks 85, NYK 1-0
Game 2 (April 23): Celtics 71 @ Knicks 87, NYK 2-0
Game 3 (April 26): Knicks 90 @ Celtics 76, NYK 3-0
Game 4 (April 28): Knicks 90 @ Celtics 97 F/OT, NYK 3-1
Game 5 (May 1): Celtics 92 @ Knicks 86, NYK 3-2
Game 6 (May 3): Knicks 88 @ Celtics 80, NYK 4-2 – Win Series  

3 Indiana Pacers v. 6 Atlanta Hawks
Game 1 (April 21): Hawks 90 @ Pacers 107, IND 1-0
Game 2 (April 24): Hawks 98 @ Pacers 113, IND 2-0
Game 3 (April 27): Pacers 69 @ Hawks 90, IND 2-1
Game 4 (April 29): Pacers 91 @ Hawks 102, Series Tied 2-2
Game 5 (May 1): Hawks 83 @ Pacers 106, IND 3-2
Game 6 (May 3): Pacers 81 @ Hawks 73, IND 4-2 – Win Series  

4 Brooklyn Nets v. 5 Chicago Bulls
Game 1 (April 20): Bulls 89 @ Nets 106, BKN 1-0
Game 2 (April 22): Bulls 90 @ Nets 82, Series Tied 1-1
Game 3 (April 25): Nets 76 @ Bulls 79, CHI 2-1
Game 4 (April 27): Nets 134 @ Bulls 142 F/3OT, CHI 3-1
Game 5 (April 29): Bulls 91 @ Nets 110, CHI 3-2
Game 6 (May 2): Nets 95 @ Bulls 92, Series Tied 3-3
Game 7 (May 4): Bulls 99 @ Nets 93, CHI 4-2 – Win Series

Western Conference – First Round

1 Oklahoma City Thunder v. 8 Houston Rockets
Game 1 (April 21): Rockets 91 @ Thunder 120, OKC 1-0
Game 2 (April 24): Rockets 102 @ Thunder 105, OKC 2-0
Game 3 (April 27): Thunder 104 @ Rockets 101, OKC 3-0
Game 4 (April 29): Thunder 103 @ Rockets 105, OKC 3-1
Game 5 (May 1): Rockets 107 @ Thunder 100, OKC 3-2
Game 6 (May 3): Thunder 103 @ Rockets 94, OKC 4-2 – Win Series  

2 San Antonio Spurs v. 7 Los Angeles Lakers
Game 1 (April 21): Lakers 79 @ Spurs 91, SAS 1-0
Game 2 (April 24): Lakers 91 @ Spurs 102, SAS 2-0
Game 3 (April 26): Spurs 120 @ Lakers 89, SAS 3-0
Game 4 (April 28): Spurs 103 @ Lakers 82, SAS 4-0 – Win Series

3 Denver Nuggets v. 6 Golden State Warriors
Game 1 (April 20): Warriors 95 @ Nuggets 97, DEN 1-0
Game 2 (April 23): Warriors 131 @ Nuggets 117, Series Tied 1-1
Game 3 (April 26): Nuggets 108 @ Warriors 110, GSW 2-1
Game 4 (April 28): Nuggets 101 @ Warriors 115, GSW 3-1
Game 5 (April 30): Warriors 100 @ Nuggets 107, GSW 3-2
Game 6 (May 2): Nuggets 88 @ Warriors 92, GSW 4-2 – Win Series  

4 Los Angeles Clippers v. 5 Memphis Grizzlies
Game 1 (April 20): Grizzlies 91 @ Clippers 112, LAC 1-0
Game 2 (April 22): Grizzlies 91 @ Clippers 93, LAC 2-0
Game 3 (April 25): Clippers 82 @ Grizzlies 94, LAC 2-1
Game 4 (April 27): Clippers 83 @ Grizzlies 104, Series Tied 2-2
Game 5 (April 30): Grizzlies 103 @ Clippers 93, MEM 3-2    
Game 6 (May 3): Clippers 105 @ Grizzlies 118, MEM 4-2 – Win Series

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2013 Posts: 134

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

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

Stanley Cup Playoffs: San Jose Sharks play Vancouver Canucks
San Jose’s Brent Burns and Joe Pavelski celebrate Burns goal that put the Sharks ahead in the game and gave SJ a 1-0 series lead. AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darryl Dyck

First Quarter: MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) Washington Nationals (14-14)/D. Haren (2-3, 6.29) @ Atlanta Braves (17-10)/K. Medlan (1-3, 3.26), 6:10 pm/MLB Network
3) Chicago White Sox (11-15)/J. Peavy (3-1, 3.38) @ Texas Rangers (17-10)/J. Grimm (2-0, 1.59), 7:05 pm
4) St. Louis Cardinals (16-11)/J. Westbrook (1-1, 0.98) @ Milwaukee Brewers (14-12)/W. Peralta (2-1, 5.02), 7:10 pm

Second Quarter: NBA Playoffs

1) NBA scoreboard
2) Friday night we’ll have four game sixes
3) 4 Brooklyn Nets @ 5 Chicago Bulls, 7 pm/TNT – CHI 3-2
4) 3 Denver Nuggets @ 6 Golden State Warriors, 9:30 pm/TNT – GSW 3-2

Third Quarter: NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs

1) NHL scoreboard
2) 7 Ottawa Senators @ 2 Montreal Canadians, 6 pm/CNBC
3) 6 New York Rangers @ 3 Washington Capitals, 6:30 pm/NBC Sports Network
4) 5 Los Angeles Kings @ 4 St. Louis Blues, 8:30 pm/CNBC – STL 1-0
5) 7 Detroit Red Wings @ 2 Anaheim Ducks, 9 pm/NBC Sports Network – ANA 1-0

Fourth Quarter: Thursday Links

1) SI.com – The Strikezone, Wrigley Field and the Cubs
2) Golf.com – Wells Fargo Championship leaderboard
3) CBSsports.com – Atlanta is replacing the 20 year old Georgia Dome with this
4) Deadspin.com – Bravo Portland Timbers bravo

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2013 Posts: 124

Monday Edition

Here are you four Monday topics for you to start the week


Adios D12, San Antonio swept the Lakers out of the playoffs on Sunday. Photo by USA Today Sports

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Washington Nationals (13-12)/S. Strasburg (1-4, 3.16) @ Atlanta Braves (15-9)/J. Teheran (1-0, 5.48), 6:10 pm/ESPN
3. Pittsburgh Pirates (15-10)/W. Rodriguez (2-0, 1.66) @ Milwaukee Brewers (12-11)/Y. Gallardo (2-1, 4.97), 7:10 pm
4. Cincinnati Reds (14-12)/M. Latos (1-0, 2.16) @ St. Louis Cardinals (14-10)/A. Wainwright (4-1, 1.93), 7:15 pm

Second Quarter: NBA

1. NBA scoreboard , advancing this weekend were the Heat and Spurs with sweeps of the Bucks and Lakers
2. 5 Chicago Bulls @ 4 Brooklyn Nets, 6 pm/TNT – CHI 3-1
3. 3 Indiana Pacers @ 6 Atlanta Hawks, 6:30 pm/NBATV – IND 2-1
4. 1 Oklahoma City Thunder @ 8 Houston Rockets, 8:30 pm/TNT – OKC 3-0

Third Quarter: NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs
1. NHL scoreboard and postseason broadcast schedule
2. President Cup Winner (Best Record): Chicago Blackhawks (36-7-5, 77 pts), Worse Regular Season Record: Florida Panthers (15-27-6, 36 pts)
3. Eastern Conference Playoffs: 1 Pittsburgh Penguins, 2 Montreal Canadians, 3 Washington Capitals, 4 Boston Bruins, 5 Toronto Maple Leafs, 6 New York Rangers, 7 Ottawa Senators, 8 New York Islanders
4. Western Conference Playoffs: 1 Chicago Blackhawks, 2 Anaheim Ducks, 3 Vancouver Canucks, 4 St. Louis Blues, 5 Los Angeles Kings, 6 San Jose Sharks, 7 Detroit Red Wings, 8 Minnesota Wild

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links
1. SI.com – Media Circus
2. SI.com – Jason Collins comes out
3. USA Today.com – Something good out of ESPN and it’s the college baseball coverage this summer
4. Boston.com – Partly a sports story but great timeline of the Boston Marathon story
Bonus:

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2013 Posts: 120