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The Wednesday Edition

It’s the middle of the week!

General view of a World Cup qualifying match between the United States and Mexico at Estadio Azteca.
The United State picked up a point in World Cup qualifying in Mexico City’s Azteca Stadium tying Mexico 0-0. Photo by Kirby Lee/USA Today Sports

First Quarter: NBA

1) Today’s scores
2) Memphis Grizzlies (47-23) @ New York Knicks (43-26), 6:30 pm
3) Miami Heat (56-14) @ Chicago Bulls (38-31), 7 pm/ESPN
4) Denver Nuggets (49-23) @ San Antonio Spurs (53-17), 7:30 pm

Second Quarter: College Basketball

1) NCAA Tournament Men’s Bracket and Women’s Bracket
2) NIT Bracket
3) CBI Bracket
4) CIT Bracket

Third Quarter: NHL

1) NHL scoreboard
2) Rivalry Night Game One on NBCSN: Montreal Canadians (20-7-5, 45 pts) @ Boston Bruins (21-7-3, 45 pts), 6:30 pm/NBC Sports Network
3) Phoenix Coyotes (13-15-4, 30 pts) @ Minnesota Wild (19-10-2, 40 pts), 8 pm
4) Anaheim Ducks (22-6-4, 48 pts) @ San Jose Sharks (14-11-6, 34 pts), 9 pm

Fourth Quarter: Leftover Links

1) SI.com – Grant Wahl on the USA-Mexico draw at Azteca last night
2) CBSsports.com – East Carolina joining the Big East leftovers conference
3) YahooSports.com – Pat Forde looks at guys not recruited by the blue bloods
4) USAToday.com – Let the Katherine Webb comparison’s continue with Andy Enfield’s wife Amanda Marcum

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The Wednesday Edition

It’s the middle of the week!

robert morris
Last night Robert Morris took down defending champion Kentucky in the first round of the NIT. RMU hosted the game due to the Wildcats Rupp Arena hosting NCAA action this week.

First Quarter: NBA

1) Today’s scores
2) Milwaukee Bucks (34-32) @ Atlanta Hawks (37-30), 6:30 pm
3) Oklahoma City Thunder (50-18) @ Memphis Grizzlies (45-21), 7 pm
4) Golden State Warriors (39-30) @ San Antonio Spurs (51-16), 7:30 pm

Second Quarter: College Basketball

1) NIT, CBI and CIT scoreboards
2) North Carolina A&T and Saint Mary’s won play-in games last night
3) First Four – 16 LIU-Brooklyn Blackbirds v. 16 James Madison Dukes, 5:40 pm/TruTV
4) First Four – 13 LaSalle Explorers v. 13 Boise State Broncos, 8:10 pm/TruTV

Third Quarter: NHL

1) NHL scoreboard
2) Rivalry Night Game One on NBCSN: Minnesota Wild (16-10-2, 34 pts) @ Detroit Red Wings (14-10-5, 33 pts), 6:30 pm/NBC Sports Network
3) San Jose Sharks (12-10-6, 30 pts) @ Edmonton Oilers (11-11-6, 28 pts), 8:30 pm
4) Chicago Blackhawks (24-2-3, 51 pts) @ Anaheim Ducks (21-3-4, 46 pts), 9 pm/NHL Network

Fourth Quarter: Leftover Links

1) SI.com – “new” Big East Conference
2) Omaha.com – Creighton to the Big East coverage
3) Grantland – Classifying the NCAA men’s tourney teams
4) YahooSports.com – Jeff Passan on the WBC final last night

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The Wednesday Edition

It’s the middle of the week!


Last night I was in Sioux Falls watching South Dakota State claim their second straight Summit League tournament title. Photo by USA Today Sports

First Quarter: NBA

1) Today’s scores
2) Utah Jazz (33-31) @ Oklahoma City Thunder (47-17), 7 pm/ESPN
3) New York Knicks (38-23) @ Denver Nuggets (43-22), 9:30 pm/ESPN
4) Memphis Grizzlies (43-19) @ Los Angeles Clippers (45-20), 9:30 pm

Second Quarter: College Basketball

1) Big East tournament at Madison Square Garden begins in New York City
2) Las Vegas hosts the PAC-12 tournament which begins today
3) Also in Vegas is day two of the Mountain West Conference tournament
4) Conference Tournament scoreboard

Third Quarter: NHL

1) NHL scoreboard
2) Rivalry Night Game One on NBCSN: Philadelphia Flyers (12-14-1, 25 pts) @ New Jersey Devils (12-9-5, 29 pts), 6:30 pm/NBC Sports Network
3) Ottawa Senators (13-8-5, 31 pts) @ Montreal Canadians (17-5-4, 38 pts), 6 pm
4) Detroit Red Wings (12-9-5, 29 pts) @ Calgary Flames (9-11-4, 22 pts), 8:30 pm

Fourth Quarter: Leftover Links

1) MLB.com – World Baseball Classic scoreboard, updated brackets
2) SI.com – Seth Davis gives you his bracket busters in a video
3) Grantland – The first day of NFL free agency 
4) CBSsports.com – Conference Tournament  scoreboard

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The Wednesday Edition

It’s the middle of the week! (Post 500)


Tonight is the final men’s basketball game at the Bob Devaney Sports Center where several former players will comeback. Photo by ThisIsNebraska.com

First Quarter: NBA

1) Today’s scores
2) Boston Celtics (32-27) @ Indiana Pacers (38-22), 6 pm
3) Portland Trailblazers (28-31) @ Memphis Grizzlies (39-19), 7 pm
4) Chicago Bulls (34-26) @ San Antonio Spurs (47-14), 8 pm/ESPN

Second Quarter: College Basketball

1) 13 Oklahoma State Cowboys (22-6, 12-4 Big XII) @ Iowa State Cyclones (19-10, 9-7 Big XII), 6 pm/ESPNU
2) 16 Saint Louis Billikens (23-5, 12-2 A10) @ Xavier Musketeers (16-12, 8-6 A10), 8 pm
3) Minnesota Golden Gophers (20-9, 8-8 B1G) @ Nebraska Cornhuskers (13-16, 4-12 B1G), 8 pm/BTN
4) Stanford Cardinal (17-13, 8-9 PAC-12) @ California Golden Bears (20-9, 12-5 PAC-12), 10 pm/ESPN2

Third Quarter: NHL

1) NHL scoreboard
2) Rivalry Night Game One on NBCSN: Colorado Avalanche (8-9-4, 20 pts) @ Chicago Blackhawks (20-0-3, 43 pts), 7 pm/NBC Sports Network
3) San Jose Sharks (11-6-4, 26 pts) @ Calgary Flames (8-8-4, 20 pts), 8:30 pm
4) Phoenix Coyotes (11-8-3, 25 pts) @ Anaheim Ducks (15-3-3, 33 pts), 9 pm

Fourth Quarter: Leftover Links

1) MLB.com – World Baseball Classic scoreboard, updated brackets
2) SI.com – 50 most powerful people in sports
3) YahooSports.com – Pat Forde thinks Indiana jumped the gun celebrating last night after a loss
4) CBSsports.com – Conference Tournament  scoreboard

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The Wednesday Edition

It’s the middle of the week!

Minneosta Celebrates
They stormed the stage after Minnesota knocked off 1 Indiana on Tuesday night. Marilyn Indahl-USA TODAY Sports

First Quarter: NBA

1) Today’s scores
2) Golden State Warriors (33-24) @ New York Knicks (33-20), 7 pm/ESPN
3) Atlanta Hawks (32-23) @ Utah Jazz (31-26), 8 pm
4) Denver Nuggets (36-22) @ Portland Trailblazers (26-30), 9:30 pm/ESPN

Second Quarter: College Basketball

1) 7 Georgetown Hoyas (21-4, 11-3 Big East) @ Connecticut Huskies (19-7, 9-5 Big East), 6 pm/ESPN2
2) Akron Zips (22-4, 12-0 MAC) @ Ohio Bobcats (20-7, 11-1 MAC), 6 pm
3) San Diego State Aztecs (20-7, 8-5 MWC) @ 14 New Mexico Lobos (23-4, 10-2 MWC), 9:15 pm/CBS Sports Network
4) Arizona State Sun Devils (20-8, 9-6 PAC-12) @ UCLA Bruins (20-7, 9-4 PAC-12), 10:30 pm/PAC-12 Network

Third Quarter: NHL

1) NHL scoreboard
2) Rivalry Night Game One on NBCSN: Washington Capitals (7-10-1, 15 pts) @ Philadelphia Flyers (9-11-1, 19 pts), 6:30 pm/NBC Sports Network
3) Nashville Predators (9-6-5, 23 pts) @ Anaheim Ducks (13-3-1, 27 pts), 9 pm
4) Rivalry Night Game Two on NBCSN: Detroit Red Wings (9-7-3, 21 pts) @ Los Angeles Kings (9-6-2, 20 pts), 9 pm/NBC Sports Network

Fourth Quarter: Leftover Links

1) SI.com – George Dohrmann tells the story of the big heads at college basketball games which began at San Diego State
2) NHL.com – Realignment talk with wildcards
3) CBSsports.com – Lawsuits from those at the race on Saturday?
4) YahooSports.com – Rachel McAdams is whined and dined by her hometown Toronto Raptors

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The Wednesday Edition

It’s the middle of the week!

Charles Barkley
Charles Barkley turns 50 today, so a 4Q’s Happy Birthday to the Round Mound of Rebound! Photo by Brett Deering/Getty

First Quarter: NBA

1) Today’s scores
2) New York Knicks (32-18) @ Indiana Pacers (32-21), 6 pm
3) Oklahoma City Thunder (39-14) @ Houston Rockets (29-26), 7 pm
4) Phoenix Suns (18-36) @ Golden State Warriors (30-23), 9:30 pm

Second Quarter: College Basketball

1) 9 Kansas Jayhawks (21-4, 9-3 Big XII) @ 14 Oklahoma State Cowboys (19-5, 9-3 Big XII), 8 pm/ESPN2
2) 22 Colorado State Rams (21-4, 8-2 MWC) @ UNLV Running Rebels (19-7, 6-5 MWC), 9:15 pm/CBS Sports Network
3)  Washington Huskies (14-12, 6-7 PAC-12) @ 12 Arizona Wildcats (21-4, 9-4 PAC-12), 10 pm/ESPN2
4) Santa Clara Broncos (19-8, 7-5 WCC) @ 3 Gonzaga Bulldogs (25-2, 12-0 WCC), 10 pm/ESPNU

Third Quarter: NHL

1) NHL scoreboard
2) Rivalry Night Game One on NBCSN: Philadelphia Flyers (7-9-1, 15 pts) @ Pittsburgh Penguins (11-5-0, 22 pts), 6:30 pm/NBC Sports Network
3) Rivalry Night Game Two on NBCSN: St. Louis Blues (9-6-1, 19 pts) @ Colorado Avalanche (6-7-1, 13 pts), 9 pm/NBC Sports Network
4) Los Angeles Kings (6-6-2, 14 pts) @ Calgary Flames (5-6-3, 13 pts), 9 pm

Fourth Quarter: Leftover Links

1) SI.com – Put together a photo gallery of Charles Barkley who turns 50 years old today and TNT has a best of video
2) KETV.com (Newswatch 7 in Omaha) – Alfonzo Dennard former Nebraska Cornhusker and current Patriot was sentenced today
3) Sports on Earth – Shaun Powell with a good article on the money aspect of the NBA trade deadline
4) Yahoo Sports – Martin Rogers with the latest from the Oscar Pistorius situation

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The (Ash) Wednesday Edition

It’s the middle of the week! And Ash Wednesday (edition I-480)


Raise your arms if its your last Ash Wednesday as pope! Photo by UPI/Stefano Spaziani

First Quarter: NBA

1) Today’s scores
2) Chicago Bulls (30-21) @ Boston Celtics (27-24), 6:30 pm
3) Denver Nuggets (33-20) @ Brooklyn Nets (30-22), 6:30 pm
4) Houston Rockets (29-25) @ Los Angeles Clippers (37-17), 9:30 pm/NBATV

Second Quarter: College Basketball

1) 6 Syracuse Orange (20-3, 8-2 Big East) @ Connecticut Huskies (16-6, 6-4 Big East), 6 pm/ESPN
2) Charlotte 49ers (17-6, 5-4 A10) @ 11 Butler Bulldogs (20-4, 7-2 A10), 6 pm
3) 23 Oregon Ducks (19-5, 8-3 PAC-12) @ Washington Huskies (13-11, 5-6 PAC-12), 10 pm/ESPN2
4) San Diego State Aztecs (18-5, 6-3 MWC) @ 24 Colorado State Rams (19-4, 6-2 MWC), 9 pm/CBS Sports Network

Third Quarter: NHL

1) NHL scoreboard
2) Rivalry Night on NBCSN: St. Louis Blues (6-5-1, 13 pts) @ Detroit Red Wings (7-4-1, 15 pts), 6:30 pm/NBC Sports Network
3) Ottawa Senators (7-4-2, 16 pts) @ Pittsburgh Penguins (8-5-0, 16 pts), 6 pm
4) Dallas Stars (7-5-1, 15 pts) @ Calgary Flames (3-4-3, 9 pts), 8:30 pm

Fourth Quarter: Leftover Links

1) SI.com – Stewart Mandel’s mailbag
2) Sports on Earth – Will Leitch on Darren Rovell not being in tuned with people
3) CBS Sports – Stupid NCAA ruling of the day
4) Yahoo Sports – Les Carpenter with a Michael Jordan article … from his Wizard days

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