Posts Tagged ‘ Chicago Cubs ’

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

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

ESPN planning 9-part, 'Last Dance'-style series on Tom Brady - al.com
Will you watch the Tom Brady edition of the Last Dance?

First Quarter: NFL

1. NFL free agent tracker
2. Frank Gore stating the obvious saying the AFC east is wide open
3. Aaron Donald says you need fans to play games
4. Tom Brady is getting the Last Dance treatment

Second Quarter: NBA

1. NBA scoreboard
2. Giannis unsure of “Greek Freak” nickname origin but likes it
3. Penny Hardaway says using the G-League as a recruiting tool is big
4. Should the season resume?

Third Quarter: NHL

1. NHL scoreboard
2. Should the season restart?
3. Which format should be used?
4. NHL debating conference based playoffs

Fourth Quarter: Potpourri

1. Listen to Saban?
2. Cubs and Pirates latest with pay cuts
3. A’s missed rent payment?
4. Tom Glavine says players could get brunt of the blame

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2020 Posts: 103

The Wednesday Edition

Halfway through the week

Wimbledon Centre Court | Musco Sports Lighting
Wimbledon the next event that won’t be played in 2020

First Quarter: NBA

1. NBA scoreboard
2. How many games will be played?
3. Suggestions on the conclusion to the regular season?
4. How do you think the associations playoff format be?

Second Quarter: NHL

1. NHL scoreboard
2. Should the league just take the top teams and start the playoffs?
3. Best 16 or top eight?
4. Also the Red Wings are still eliminated regardless

Third Quarter: NFL

1. NFL free agent tracker
2. Lamar Jackson and AB working out
3. Clowning lowers his asking price
4. Saints will draft at a brewery later this month

Fourth Quarter: Potpourri of Wednesday Links

1. Choo helping Rangers minor league players
2. Wooden award finalists announced
3. Cubs and Cardinals series in London this summer canceled
4. DirectTV to carry Dodgers games this season, whatever that is

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2020 Posts: 67

Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links

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NFL players not taking kindly to Tony Romo’s new deal

First Quarter: NBA

1) NBA scoreboard
2) TNT Tuesday DH GM1: Nets @ Celtics, 6:30 pm
3) TNT Tuesday DH GM2: 76ers @ Lakers, 9 pm
4) NBA coming up with their own action plan for the Coronavirus

Second Quarter: NHL

1) NHL scoreboard
2) NHL making plans for the virus
3) IIHL canceling tournaments due to the Coronavirus
4) NBCSN Tuesday: Bruins @ Lightning, 6:30 pm

Third Quarter: College Basketball

1) Men’s CBB scoreboard
2) 4Q MBB Game of the Night: 16 Michigan State (20-9, 12-6 B1G) @ 20 Penn State (21-8, 11-7 B1G), 6 pm/ESPN
3) Women’s CBB scoreboard
4) 4Q WBB Game of the Night: Stephen F. Austin (22-5, 15-3 SLC) @ Abilene Christian (22-5, 14-4 SLC), 5:30 pm/ESPN+

Fourth Quarter: Tuesday Links

1) Burrow got AJ Green franchised?
2) Mocking the Astros part one
3) Mocking the Astros part two
4) XFL week four

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2020 Posts: 46

The Wednesday Edition

Halfway through the week


Siba the poodle is best in show for 2020’s Westminster dog show

First Quarter: NBA

1. NBA scoreboard
2. Second to last day before the all-star break
3. ESPN Wednesday DH GM1: Bucks @ Pacers, 6:30 pm
4. ESPN Wednesday DH GM2: Lakers @ Nuggets, 9 pm

Second Quarter: NHL

1. NHL scoreboard
2. Three game schedule tonight, non-NBCSN game is Blackhawks @ Canucks, 9:30 pm
3. NBCSN Wednesday Night Hockey DH GM1: Canadians @ Bruins, 6:30 pm
4. NBCSN Wednesday Night Hockey DH GM2: Flames @ Kings, 9 pm

Third Quarter: College Basketball

1. Men’s CBB scoreboard
2. 4Q MBB game of the night: 18 Marquette (17-6, 7-4 BIG EAST) @ 15 Villanova (17-6, 7-4 BIG EAST), 7:30 pm/FS1
3. Women’s CBB scoreboard
4. 4Q WBB game of the night: TCU (17-4, 8-2 Big XII) @ 2 Baylor (21-1, 10-0 Big XII), 7 pm/ESPN+

Fourth Quarter: Potpourri of Wednesday Links

1. Game postponed due to Jay Bouwmeester collapse
2. Siba the poodle is your newest best in show
3. Apparently there were differences within the Cubs organization
4. Actually do something.

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2020 Posts: 32

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

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


Toronto halfway to an NBA title. Photo from Colin Campbell’s twitter

First Quarter: NBA Finals

1. NBA scoreboard
2. Toronto is up 2-1
3. Will Klay and KD be available for game four?
4. Friday is next on the schedule

Second Quarter: NHL Stanley Cup Finals

1. NHL scoreboard
2. Teams have alternated wins, does this favor Boston?
3. Or will St. Louis get a second straight with a chance to win in their building
4. Stanley Cup Finals GM5 (Series Tied 2-2): Blues @ Bruins, 7 pm/NBC

Third Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. ESPN Thursday Night Baseball: Yankees @ Blue Jays, 6 pm
3. Eight day games
4. Five night games

Fourth Quarter: Thursday Links

1. PGA leaderboard
2. Cubs and Kimbrel agree to a deal
3. Well yeah, who isn’t?
4. Great gesture by the Blue Jays to the Halladay family

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2019 Posts: 114

Monday Edition

Here are four Monday topics for you to start the week


Brooks Koepka help onto win the PGA championship on Sunday

First Quarter: NBA Playoffs Conference Finals

1. NBA scoreboard
2. We won’t have a pair of conference final seeps
3. ECF Toronto had their first double OT game in franchise history
4. WCF GM4 (GSW 3-0): Warriors @ Trail Blazers, 8 pm/ESPN

Second Quarter: NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs Conference Finals

1. NHL scoreboard
2. Boston continues to wait for an opponent
3. St. Louis is one win from the Stanley Cup Finals
4. Who will be left to play for San Jose tomorrow night?

Third Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Ten games today
3. Best series this week?
4. ESPN Monday Night Baseball: None on ESPN but MLBN has regional coverage

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. PGA Championship came down to the end
2. Cubs won’t protest Saturday’s game after all
3. Will he get those three more seasons?
4. And another horse race

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2019 Posts: 101

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

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


Joe Pavelski returns and the Sharks win game seven to advance. Photo by San Jose Sharks twitter

First Quarter: NBA Playoffs Second Round

1. NBA scoreboard
2. Can Denver and Toronto advance to the conference finals tonight?
3. GM6 (TOR 3-2): Raptors @ 76ers, 7 pm/ESPN
4. GM6 (DEN 3-2): Nuggets @ Trail Blazers, 9:30 pm/ESPN

Second Quarter: NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs Conference Finals

1. NHL scoreboard
2. Conference finals are set
3. San Jose and St. Louis is a rematch of the 2016 Western Conference Finals
4. GM1: Hurricanes @ Bruins, 7 pm/NBCSN

Third Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. MLBN Thursday Afternoon Baseball: Reds @ Athletics, 2:37 pm
3. Five day games
4. Five night games

Fourth Quarter: Thursday Links

1. PGA leaderboard
2. Lakers still need a head coach
3. That’s a shame
4. Zeke does a great thing for an 8th grader who passed away

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2019 Posts: 94

The Wednesday Edition

Halfway through the week

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The AL Wildcard game is tonight in the Bronx with the A’s and Yankees

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Colorado defeat Chicago 2-1 in 13 innings last night
3. Divisional round will be set after this evening
4. AL Wildcard Game: Athletics @ Yankees, 7:08 pm/TBS

Second Quarter: College Football

1. AAC will be showcased on Thursday
2. Fun Belt will also be on TV tomorrow night
3. Will Nebraska break through this week?
4. Three games this Friday

Third Quarter: NFL

1. Thursday Night Football is a decent match-up on paper
2. Best game?
3. Flipside, worst game?
4. Four games in the 3 pm window this week

Fourth Quarter: NHL

1. NHL scoreboard
2. Opening night is here! Banner going up in Washington, D.C.
3. Canadians @ Maple Leafs, 6 pm; Flames @ Canucks, 9 pm
4. NBCSN Wednesday Night Hockey: Bruins @ Capitals, 6:30 pm; Ducks @ Sharks, 9:30 pm

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2018 Posts: 191

MLB Postseason Predictions Sure to go Wrong

MLB postseason begins tonight, so here are my predictions sure to go wrong

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Who wins the World Series?

NL Wildcard: Cubs over Rockies
AL Wildcard: Yankees over Athletics

American League Division Series – best of five
Yankees (AL Wildcard) over Red Sox (AL East Champs) in five
Astros (AL West Champs) over Indians (AL Central Champs) in five

American Leagues Championship Series – best of seven
Astros over Yankees in seven

National League Division Series – best of five
Cubs (NL Wildcard) over Brewers (NL Central Champs) in five
Braves (NL East Champs) over Dodgers (NL West Champs) in five

National League Championship Series – best of seven
Cubs over Braves in five

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2018 World Series – best of seven
Cubs over Astros

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2018 Posts: 190

Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links

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Tonight the Rockies and Cubs square off in the NL Wildcard game

First Quarter: MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) Tonight’s NL Wildcard line-ups and FAQ’s
3) Rosters for the game this evening
4) Twins are reassigning Paul Molitor

Second Quarter: NFL

1) Mychal Kendricks suspended for insider trading
2) Arthur Blanks is concerned about his teams 1-3 start
3) Rams bring in another kicker to try and fill Leggatrons shoes
4) Rewatch Patrick Mahomes memorable game from last night

Third Quarter: College Football

1) College Gameday will be at the state fair in Texas
2) Hey waterboy!
3) CFP effects of Notre Dame making the playoffs
4) Yes, please do the rankings the first week of October

Fourth Quarter: Tuesday Links

1) So the Ryder Cup stories continue to come out
2) Champions league Man City shocks Real
3) NCAA basketball investigation continues
4) University of Georgia looking into racist comments

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2018 Posts: 189