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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

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Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you set for the Weekend


The Final Four is Saturday night in Atlanta, which of these four seem out of place? Photo by Jaime Green / The Wichita Eagle

First Quarter: College Basketball – Final Four (Georgia Dome/Atlanta, GA)

1) 9 Wichita State Shockers (30-8) v. 1 Louisville Cardinals (33-5), 5:05 pm/CBS
2) 4 Syracuse Orange (30-9) v. 4 Michigan Wolverines (30-7), 7:49 pm/CBS
3) Who do you like in the national semifinals?
4) Which players get there teams to Monday nights finals?

Second Quarter: NBA/NHL

1) NBA scoreboard
2) 4Q NBA Game of the Night: Oklahoma City Thunder (55-20) @ Indiana Pacers (48-27), 7 pm
3) NHL scoreboard
4) 4Q NHL Game of the Night: Calgary Flames (13-18-4, 30 pts) @ San Jose Sharks (19-11-6, 44 pts), 9:30 pm/NBC SportsNetwork

Third Quarter: MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) 4Q MLB Series of the Weekend (Giants Championship Weekend): St. Louis Cardinals (1-2)/J. Westbrook @ San Francisco Giants (2-1)/B. Zito, 3:35 pm
3) Los Angeles Angels (1-2)/J. Vargas @ Texas Rangers (2-1)/D. Holland, 1:05 pm
4) Washington Nationals (3-0)/D. Haren @ Cincinnati Reds (2-1)/H. Bailey, 6:10 pm

Fourth Quarter: College Baseball (All Rankings from Baseball America)

1) D1baseball.com scoreboard
2) 4Q College Baseball Series of the Weekend: 10 Kentucky Wildcats (22-6, 6-3 SEC) @ 2 LSU Tigers (27-2, 8-1 SEC)
3) 3 Vanderbilt Commodores (26-4, 8-1 SEC) @ 16 Mississippi Rebels (23-6, 4-5 SEC)
4) 8 Oregon State Beavers (23-4, 5-1 PAC-12) @ 11 UCLA Bruins (18-7, 6-3 PAC-12)

See you on Monday and enjoy your weekend! Thanks for reading Four Quarters! Follow me on twitter @MikeVmos

2013 Posts: 103

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

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


The road to Atlanta and the Final Four begins today, get your brackets ready.

First Quarter: NBA/NHL

1) NBA scoreboard
2) 4Q Game of the Night – Portland Trailblazer (31-36) @ Chicago Bulls (36-30), 7 pm
3)  NHL scoreboard
4) 4Q Game of the Night – Boston Bruins (19-6-3, 41 pts) @ Ottawa Senators (16-8-6, 38 pts), 6:30 pm

Second Quarter: College Basketball NCAA Tournament Part One (Early Games to Watch)

1) East (Rupp Arena/Lexington, KY) – 11 Bucknell Bison v. 6 Butler Bulldogs, 11:40 am/TruTV
2) West (EnergySolutions Arena/Salt Lake City, UT) – 9 Wichita State Shockers v. 8 Pittsburgh Panthers, 12:40 pm/TBS
3) Midwest (Palace of Auburn Hiils/Auburn Hills, MI) – 11 Saint Mary’s Gaels v. 6 Memphis Tigers, 1:45 pm/CBS
4) Midwest (HP Pavilion/San Jose, CA) – 12 Oregon Ducks v. 5 Oklahoma State Cowboys, 3:40 pm/TNT

Third Quarter: College Basketball NCAA Tournament Part Two (Late Games to watch)

1) South (Palace of Auburn Hills/Auburn Hills, MI) – 13 South Dakota State Rabbits v. 4 Michigan Wolverines, 6:15 pm/CBS
2) West (EnergySolutions Arna/Salt Lake City, UT) – 11 Belmont Bruins v. 6 Arizona Wildcats, 6:20 pm/TNT
3) East (HP Pavilion/San Jose, CA) – 12 California Golden Bears v. 5 UNLV Running Rebels, 6:27 pm/TruTV
4) Midwest (Rupp Arena/Lexington, KY) – 9 Missouri Tigers v. 8 Colorado State Rams, 8:20 pm/TBS

Fourth Quarter: Thursday Links

1) SI.com – Andy Staples gives you ten players to watch
2) CBSsports.com – Ed Reed is going to Houston
3) YahooSports.com – Top 10 NBA prospects in the NCAA tourney
4) FoxSports.com – Creighton moving to the Big East makes financial sense but will it pay off?

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2013 Posts: 90

2013 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament

For those who know the bracket great! But I feel that this blog needs to be a source of information on the biggest deal in sports so here is your field of 68. All times are Central and you’re on your own finding these channels.

KEY – MW = Midwest, W = West, S = South, E = East

Play-In Four (I refuse to call it by the name it’s billed as)

March 19 (UD Arena/Dayton, OH)
MW – 16 Liberty Flames (15-20) v. 16 North Carolina A&T Aggies (19-16), 5:40 pm TruTV
MW – 11 Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (28-5) v. 11 Saint Mary’s Gaels (27-6), 8:10 pm TruTV

March 20 (UD Arena/Dayton, OH)
E – 16 LIU-Brooklyn Blackbirds (20-13) v. 16 James Madison Dukes (20-14), 5:40 pm TruTV
W – 13 Boise State Broncos (21-10) v. 13 LaSalle Explorers (21-9), 8:10 pm TruTV

Midwest Region

Thursday, March 21 (Rupp Arena/Lexington, KY)
1 Louisville Cardinals (29-5) v. 16 Liberty/North Carolina A&T winner, 5:50 pm TBS
8 Colorado State Rams (25-8) v. 9 Missouri Tigers (23-10), 8:20 pm TBS

Thursday, March 21 (HP Pavilion/San Jose, CA)
5 Oklahoma State Cowboys (24-8) v. 12 Oregon Ducks (26-8), 3:30 pm TNT
4 Saint Louis Billikens (27-6) v. 13 New Mexico State Aggies (24-10), 1:10 TNT

Thursday, March 21 (Palace of Auburn Hills/Auburn Hills, MI)
6 Memphis Tigers (30-4) v. 11 Middle Tennessee/Saint Mary’s winner, 1:45 pm CBS
3 Michigan State Spartans (25-8) v. 14 Valparaiso Crusaders (26-7), 11:15 am CBS

Friday, March 22 (Wells Fargo Center/Philadelphia, PA)
7 Creighton Bluejays (27-7) v. 10 Cincinnati Bearcats (22-11), 1:45 pm CBS
2 Duke Blue Devils (27-5) v. 15 Albany Great Danes (24-10), 11:15 am CBS

Regional Finals – Lucas Oil Stadium/Indianapolis, IN March 29 and 31

West Region

Thursday, March 21 (EnergySolutions Arena/Salt Lake City, UT)
1 Gonzaga Bulldogs (31-2) v. 16 Southern Jaguars (23-9), 3:10 pm TBS
8 Pittsburgh Panthers (24-8) v. 9 Wichita State Shockers (26-8), 12:40 pm TBS

Friday, March 22 (Sprint Center/Kansas City, MO)
5 Wisconsin Badgers (23-11) v. 12 Mississippi Rebels (26-8), 11:40 am TruTV
4 Kansas State Wildcats (27-7) v. 13 Boise State/LaSalle winner, 2:10 pm TruTV

Thursday, March 21 (EnergySolutions Arena/Salt Lake City, UT)
6 Arizona Wildcats (25-7) v. 11 Belmont Bruins (26-6), 6:20 pm TNT
3 New Mexico Lobos (29-5) v. 14 Harvard Crimson (19-9), 8:50 pm TNT

Friday, March 22 (UD Arena/Dayton, OH)
7 Notre Dame Fighting Irish (25-9) v. 10 Iowa State Cyclones (22-11), 8:45 pm CBS
2 Ohio State Buckeyes (26-7) v. 15 Iona Gaels (20-13), 6:15 pm CBS

Regional Finals – Staples Center/Los Angeles, CA March 28 and 30

South Region

Friday, March 22 (Sprint Center/Kansas City, MO)
1 Kansas Jayhawks (29-5) v. 16 Western Kentucky Hilltoppers (20-15), 8:50 pm TNT
8 North Carolina Tarheels (24-10) v. 9 Villanova Wildcats (20-13), 6:20 pm TNT

Thursday, March 21 (Palace of Auburn Hills/Auburn Hills, MI)
5 Virginia Commonwealth Rams (26-8) v. 12 Akron Zips (26-6), 8:45 pm CBS
4 Michigan Wolverines (26-7) v. 13 South Dakota State Jackrabbits (25-9), 6:15 pm CBS

Friday, March 22 (Frank Erwin Center/Austin, TX)
6 UCLA Bruins (25-9) v. 11 Minnesota Golden Gophers (20-12), 6:27 pm TruTV
3 Florida Gators (26-7) v. 14 Northwestern State Demons (23-8), 8:57 TruTV

Friday, March 22 (Wells Fargo Center/Philadelphia, PA)
7 San Diego State Aztecs (22-10) v. 10 Oklahoma Sooners (20-11), 5:50 pm TBS
2 Georgetown Hoyas (25-6) v. 15 Florida Gulf Coast (24-10), 8:20 pm TBS

Regional Finals – Cowboys Stadium/Arlington, TX March 29 and 31

East Region

Friday, March 22 (UD Arena/Dayton, OH)
1 Indiana Hoosiers (27-6) v. 16 LIU-Brooklyn/James Madison winner, 3:10 pm TBS
8 North Carolina State Wolfpack (24-10) v. 9 Temple Owls (23-9), 12:40 pm TBS

Thursday, March 21 (HP Pavilion/San Jose, CA)
5 UNLV Running Rebels (25-9) v. 12 California Golden Bears (20-11), 6:27 pm TruTV
4 Syracuse Orange (26-9) v. 13 Montana Grizzlies (25-6), 8:57 pm TruTV

Thursday, March 21 (Rupp Arena/Lexington, KY)
6 Butler Bulldogs (26-8) v. 11 Bucknell Bison (28-5), 11:40 am TruTV
3 Marquette Golden Eagles (23-8) v. 14 Davidson Wildcats (26-7), 2:10 pm TruTV

Friday, March 22 (Frank Erwin Center/Austin, TX)
7 Illinois Fighting Illini (22-12) v. 10 Colorado Buffaloes (21-11), 3:40 pm TNT
2 Miami (FL) Hurricanes (27-6) v. 15 Pacific Tigers (22-12), 1:10 pm TNT

Regional Finals – Verizon Center/Washington, D.C. March 28 and 30

2013 Final Four – Georgia Dome/Atlanta, GA April 6 and 8

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2013 Posts: 89

2012 NFL Playoff Results: Conference Championships

After each round of the NFL playoffs we’ll update you on the results.


The two teams that lost in the conference championships last year advanced they both were the visitors.

Wildcard Weekend –

Saturday, January 5:
6 Cincinnati Bengals (10-6) 13 @ 3 Houston Texans (12-4) 19
6 Minnesota Vikings (10-6) 10 @ 3 Green Bay Packers (11-5) 24

Sunday, January 6:
5 Indianapolis Colts (11-5) 9 @ 4 Baltimore Ravens (10-6) 24
5 Seattle Seahawks (11-5) 24 @ 4 Washington Redskins (10-6) 14

Divisional Playoffs –

Saturday, January 12:
4 Baltimore Ravens (10-6) 38 @ 1 Denver Broncos (13-3) 35 F/2OT
3 Green Bay Packers (11-5) 31 @ 2 San Francisco 49ers (11-4-1) 45

Sunday, January 13:
5 Seattle Seahawks (11-5) 28 @ 1 Atlanta Falcons (13-3) 30
3 Houston Texans (12-4) 28 @ 2 New England Patriots (12-4) 41

Conference Championship –

Sunday, January 20:
NFC Championship: 2 San Francisco 49ers (11-4-1) 28 @ 1 Atlanta Falcons (13-3) 24
AFC Championship: 4 Baltimore Ravens (10-6) 28 @ 2 New England Patriots (12-4) 13

Super Bowl XLVII (Mercedes-Benz Superdome/New Orleans, Louisiana) –

Sunday, February 3:
Baltimore Ravens (10-6) v. San Francisco 49ers (11-4-1), 5:30 pm/CBS

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2013 Posts: 33

Monday Edition

Here are you four Monday topics for you to start the week (Today it’s Martin Luther King and Inauguration Day)


Today is both MLK Day and when President Barack Obama will be sworn in for his second term. See we aren’t always about sports.

First Quarter: NBA/NHL

1. NBA scoreboard
2. 4Q NBA Game of the Night: Indiana Pacers (25-16) @ Memphis Grizzlies (26-13), Noon/ESPN
3. NHL scoreboard
4. 4Q NHL Game of the Night: Buffalo Sabres (1-0-0, 2 pts) @ Toronto Maple Leafs (1-0-0, 2 pts), 6 pm

Second Quarter: 4Q – College Basketball Top 14

1 Kansas Jayhawks (16-1, 4-0 Big XII), LW-4
2. Stephen F. Austin Lumberjacks (16-1, 7-0 SLC), LW-3
3. Duke Blue Devils (16-1, 3-1 ACC), LW-5
4. Michigan Wolverines (17-1, 4-1 B1G), LW-6
5. Oregon Ducks (16-2, 5-0 PAC-12), LW-11
6. Creighton Bluejays (17-2, 6-1 MVC), LW-2
7. Butler Bulldogs (16-2, 3-0 A10), LW-13
8. Gonzaga Bulldogs (17-2, 4-0 WCC), LW-4
9. Arizona Wildcats (16-1, 4-1 PAC-12), LW-7
10. Louisville Cardinals (16-2, 4-1 Big East), LW-8
11. Indiana Hoosiers (16-2, 4-1 B1G), LW-10
12. New Mexico Lobos (16-2, 3-0 MWC), LW-NR
13. Wichita State Shockers (17-2, 6-1 MVC), LW-NR
14. Virginia Commonwealth Rams (16-3, 4-0 A10), LW-NR

Dropping Out: Utah State Aggies (14-3, 5-2 WAC) LW-9, North Carolina State Wolfpack (15-3, 4-1 ACC) LW-12, Boise State Broncos (13-4, 1-2 MWC) LW-T14, UCLA Bruins (15-4, 5-1 PAC-12) LW-T14

Third Quarter: College Basketball

1. Cincinnati Bearcats (16-3, 4-2 Big East) @ 6 Syracuse Orange (17-1, 5-0 Big East), 2:30 pm/ESPN
2. Oklahoma State Cowboys (12-4, 2-2 Big XII) @ Baylor Bears (12-5, 3-1 Big XII), 4:30 pm/ESPN
3. Wright State Raiders (13-5, 4-1 Horizon) @ Detroit Titans (12-7, 4-2 Horizon), 6 pm
4. Georgetown Hoyas (12-4, 2-3 Big East) @ 20 Notre Dame Fighting Irish (15-3, 3-2 Big East), 6:30 pm/ESPN

Fourth Quarter: NFL Playoffs – Conference Championships

1. NFC: San Francisco 49ers 28 @ Atlanta Falcons 24
2. AFC: Baltimore Ravens 28 @ New England Patriots 13
3. San Francisco in their sixth Super Bowl and Baltimore’s second
4. And yes it’ll be brother against brother

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2013 Posts: 32

Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you set for the Weekend


Lance Armstong pictured after winning his fifth Tour De France title, its since been taken from him.

First Quarter: NBA

1) NBA Scores
2) Chicago Bulls (22-15) @ Boston Celtics (20-18), 6 pm/ESPN
3) Atlanta Hawks (22-16) @ Brooklyn Nets (23-16), 6:30 pm
4) Golden State Warriors (23-14) @ San Antonio Spurs (30-11), 7:30 pm

Second Quarter: College Basketball What to Watch

1) 6 Syracuse Orange (16-1, 4-0 Big East) @ 1 Louisville Cardinals (16-1, 4-0 Big East), 3 pm/ESPN
2) 10 Creighton Bluejays (17-1, 6-0 MVC) @ Wichita State Shockers (16-2, 5-1 MVC), 3 pm/ESPN2
3) 21 Oregon Ducks (15-2, 4-0 PAC-12) @ 24 UCLA Bruins (15-3, 5-0 PAC-12), 3 pm/CBS
4) 8 Gonzaga Bulldogs (17-1, 4-0 WCC) @ 13 Butler Bulldogs (15-2, 3-0 A10), 8 pm/ESPN

Third Quarter: NFL Conference Championship

1) NFL Scoreboard
2) Conference Championship Sunday!
3) NFC – San Francisco 49ers (11-4-1) @ Atlanta Falcons (13-3), 2 pm/FOX
4) AFC – Baltimore Ravens (10-6) @ New England Patriots (12-4), 5:30 pm/CBS

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1) The Wichita Eagle looks at the big game in the Missouri Valley Conference on Saturday – 10 Creighton at Wichita State
2) Pete Thamel’s Manti Te’o transcript
3) Michael McCann on the Lance Armstrong interview from a legal point of view
4) Awful Announcing gives you your week’s NFL Conference Championship broadcast teams

See you on Monday and enjoy your weekend! Thanks for reading Four Quarters! Follow me on twitter @MikeVmos

2013 Posts: 29

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