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Monday Edition

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


Hailey Decker propelled Nebraska to the Super Regional’s by hitting four home runs in two elimination games Sunday at Missouri

First Quarter: NBA Playoffs

1. NBA scoreboard
2. Kevin Love is making his list of teams he’d welcome a trade to
3. Indiana wins game one of the ECF versus Miami 107-96
4. Game 1: Oklahoma City Thunder @ San Antonio Spurs, 8 pm/TNT

Second Quarter: NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs

1. NHL scoreboard
2. Conference finals are in full swing
3. Chicago defeated LA 3-1 in game one
4. Game 2 (NYR 1-0): New York Rangers @ Montreal Canadians, 7 pm/NBCSN

Third Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Monday Night Baseball: Detroit Tigers (27-12) @ Cleveland Indians (19-25), 6 pm/ESPN
3. Milwaukee Brewers (27-17) @ Atlanta Braves (23-19), 6:10 pm
4. Chicago White Sox (21-24) @ Kansas City Royals (22-21), 7:10 pm

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. Media Circus: Gus Johnson and FOX Soccer coverage
2. NCAA softball super regional preview and a funny clip from Nate Rohr Nebraska’s PXP guy
3. MLB series rankings
4. Heat in trouble? Heard that before

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2014 Posts: 98

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Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you set for the Weekend

His status as the Kentucky Derby favorite is under fire, but California Chrome will have the last laugh.
Kentucky Derby is tomorrow afternoon, yes I could’ve found other photos of pre-race favorite California Chrome. Charlie Riedel/AP

First Quarter: NBA Playoffs

1) NBA scoreboard
2) Game 6 (TOR 3-2): Toronto Raptors @ Brooklyn Nets, 6 pm/ESPN2
3) Game 6 (SAS 3-2): San Antonio Spurs @ Dallas Mavericks, 7 pm/ESPN
4) Game 6 (POR 3-2): Houston Rockets @ Portland Trailblazers, 9:30 pm/ESPN

Second Quarter: NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs

1) NHL scoreboard
2) Montreal won game one in double OT at Boston
3) Game 1: New York Rangers @ Pittsburgh Penguins, 6 pm/NBCSN
4) Game 1: Minnesota Wild @ Chicago Blackhawks, 8:30 pm/NBCSN

Third Quarter: MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) Series of the Weekend: San Francisco Giants (17-11) @ Atlanta Braves (17-10)
3) 4Q AL Series to Watch this Weekend: Detroit Tigers (14-9) @ Kansas City Royals (14-13)
4) 4Q NL Series to Watch this Weekend: New York Mets (15-12) @ Colorado Rockies (17-13)

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1) Weekend primer for MLB series on CBSsports.com
2) Interesting moment in the Atlanta-Indiana game last night
3) Charles Barkley takes Magic Johnson to task
4) Kentucky Derby favorite tomorrow is?

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2014 Posts: 89

Monday Edition

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

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Ron Burgandy and Tim Horton’s in Winnipeg for curling.

First Quarter: NBA/NHL 4Q Games of the Night

1. NBA scoreboard
2. 4Q Game of the Night: Indiana Pacers (16-1) @ Portland Trailblazers (14-3), 9 pm
3. NHL scoreboard
4. 4Q Game of the Night: Philadelphia Flyers (12-12-2, 26 pts) @ Minnesota Wild (15-8-5, 35 pts), 7 pm/NBCSN

Second Quarter: NFL

1. Monday Night Football: New Orleans Saints (9-2) @ Seattle Seahawks (10-1), 7:40 pm/ESPN
2. Tonight’s game will go a long way for NFC home field advantage
3. If the AFC Playoff’s started today: Denver (10-2), New England (9-3), Indianapolis (8-4), Cincinnati (8-4), Kansas City (9-3), Baltimore (6-6)
4. If the NFC Playoff’s started today: Seattle (10-1), New Orleans (9-2), Detroit (7-5), Dallas (7-5), Carolina (9-3), San Francisco (8-4)

Third Quarter: 4Q College Football Top 14

1. Florida State (12-0, 8-0 ACC) – LW1
2. Northern Illinois (12-0, 8-0 MAC) – LW3
3. Ohio State (12-0, 8-0 B1G) – LW4
4. Auburn (11-1, 7-1 SEC) – LW5
5. Missouri (11-1, 7-1 SEC) – LW7
6. Alabama (11-1, 7-1 SEC) – LW2
7. Michigan State (11-1, 8-0 B1G) – LW8
8. UCF (10-1, 7-0 AAC) – LW9
9. Oklahoma State (10-1, 7-1 Big XII) – LW9
10. North Dakota State (11-0, 8-0 MVC) – LW12
11. Baylor (10-1, 7-1 Big XII) – LW13
12. Duke (10-2, 6-2 ACC) – LWNR
13. Louisville (10-1, 6-1 AAC) – LW14
14. Fresno State (10-1, 7-1 MWC) – LW6

Dropping Out: Clemson (10-2, 7-1 ACC) – LW11

BcS Rankings Week 7

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. Monday’s MMQB and CFB Overtime
2. Media Circus
3. Ron Burgandy in Canada for curling
4. NCAA D1 Volleyball Bracket/DII, Playoffs – FCS, DII, DIII

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2013 Posts: 274

Monday Edition

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


This was one of the bad things that happened at Arrowhead for Chiefs fans yesterday. Photo by the Kansas City Star

First Quarter: NBA/NHL 4Q Games of the Night

1. NBA scoreboard
2. 4Q Game of the Night: Minnesota Timberwolves (8-7) @ Indiana Pacers (12-1), 6 pm
3. NHL scoreboard
4. 4Q Game of the Night: Minnesota Wild (15-5-4, 30 pts) @ St. Louis Blues (16-3-3, 35 pts), 7 pm/NBCSN

Second Quarter: NFL

1. Monday Night Football: San Francisco 49ers (6-4) @ Washington ________ (3-7), 7:40 pm/ESPN
2. Green Bay and Minnesota tied yesterday, so there’s that
3. If the AFC Playoff’s started today: Denver (9-2), New England (8-3), Indianapolis (7-4), Cincinnati (7-4), Kansas City (9-2), Tennessee (5-6)
4. If the NFC Playoff’s started today: Seattle (10-1), New Orleans (9-2), Detroit (6-5), Dallas (6-5), Carolina (8-3), Arizona (7-4)

Third Quarter: 4Q College Football Top 14

1. Florida State (11-0, 8-0 ACC) – LW1
2. Alabama (11-0, 7-0 SEC) – LW3
3. Northern Illinois (11-0, 7-0 MAC) – LW4
4. Ohio State (11-0, 7-0 B1G) – LW5
5. Auburn (10-1, 6-1 SEC) – LW7
6. Fresno State (10-0, 7-0 MWC) – LW8
7. Missouri (10-1, 6-1 SEC) – LW9
8. Michigan State (10-1, 7-0 B1G) – LW11
9. UCF (9-1, 6-0 AAC) – LW10
10. Oklahoma State (10-1, 7-1 Big XII) – LW14
11. Clemson (10-1, 7-1 ACC) – LW13
12. North Dakota State (11-0, 8-0 MVC) – LW12
13. Baylor (9-1, 6-1 Big XII) – LW2
14. Louisville (10-1, 6-1 AAC) – LWNR

Dropping Out: Oregon (9-2, 6-2 PAC-12) – LW6

BcS Rankings Week 6

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. Monday’s MMQB and CFB Overtime
2. Media Circus
3. Royals have new alternate jerseys for road games in 2014
4. IS ESPN hurting B1G teams in the polls? And on the Mark Rivalry Edition

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2013 Posts: 271

The Wednesday Edition

It’s the middle of the week

image via @tedstarkey
San Jose scored in overtime but it wasn’t counted since the refs and review from the situation room in Toronto must’ve been sleeping. San Jose lost at home in the shootout.

First Quarter: NBA/NHL

1) NBA scoreboard
2) Wednesday Night ESPN DH: Chicago Bulls (1-2) @ Indiana Pacers (4-0) 6pm/Dallas Mavericks (3-1) @ Oklahoma City Thunder (2-1) 8:30 pm
3) NHL scoreboard
4) NBCSN Rivalry Night: Pittsburgh Penguins (11-4-0, 22 pts) @ New York Rangers (6-8-0, 14 pts), 6:30 pm

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

1) NBA – The Mothership is actually doing this
2) NFL – Golic v. Le Batard on the “code red” issue in Miami, happy birthday NFL Network
3) NHL – Tonight’s NBCSN Rivalry night tale of the tape, San Jose hosed last night
4) MLS/Soccer – New coach in Columbus

Third Quarter: College Football 

1)  Only 11 ranked teams are away from home, starting Thursday
2) Only three match-ups of 25 teams playing one another, again tomorrow begins a fun weekend of match-ups
3) Game Day will be in Tuscaloosa for LSU at Alabama
4) 4Q FCS Game of the Week: Eastern Kentucky Colonels (6-3, 4-1 OVC) @ Jacksonville State Gamecocks (7-2, 3-2 OVC), 3 pm

Fourth Quarter: Midweek Links

1) AL Central Hot Stove preview
2) Great soccer story
3) RIP Astrodome?
4) Fun 30for30 here

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2013 Posts: 258

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

Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links!


Crosby and the Pens are in a 2-0 hole against the B’s in the East Finals. JUSTIN K. ALLER/GETTY IMAGES

First Quarter: Starter Links

1) NCAA baseball bracket
2) Cliff Corcoran on last night’s FAU and North Carolina regional championship game
3) Mad Chatter from Dirk Chatelain of the Omaha World Herald
4) Sam Mellinger of the Twitter Tuesday

Second Quarter: NBA Finals

1) NBA scoreboard
2) Game seven wasn’t close after the first quarter
3) Grantland on the three time defending Eastern Conference champs
4) The Triangle says it’s time to move past retread hires

Third Quarter: NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs/Conference Finals

1) NHL scoreboard
2) Boston might have Pittsburgh in a strong headlock
3) While both conference finals are going on game three I love to link Katie Baker articles
4) Carolina is debuting new uniforms here is the video

Fourth Quarter: MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) MLB Draft top 100 prospects
3) Houston seems to own the Angels
4) College baseball but still note worthy with Gene Stephenson reportedly leaving Wichita State (albeit forced)

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2013 Posts: 148