Posts Tagged ‘ NBA Draft ’

Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you ready for the weekend!


Louisville walks off Mississippi State to stay alive in the CWS. Photo by Elsie Stormberg/OWH

First Quarter: NBA/NHL

NBA
1. Top three picks all predictable, guess top five went chalk
2. Worse draft?
NHL
3. Tonight is the NHL entry draft
4. How crazy will it get?

Second Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. FS1 Saturday: Tigers @ Indians, 3:10 pm
3. FOX regional action: Rockies @ Dodgers; Braves @ Nationals; Astros @ Yankees , 6:15 pm
4. ESPN Sunday Night Baseball: Angels @ Cardinals, 6 pm

Third Quarter: College World Series

1. College World Series scoreboard
2. Bracket championships today, Michigan and Vanderbilt need one win to make the finals
3. Games today: if Texas Tech or Louisville win games on Saturday
CWS GM11: Texas Tech v. Michigan, 1 pm/ESPN
CWS GM12: Louisville v. Vanderbilt, 6 pm/ESPN
4. Bracket Standings:
Bracket 1: Michigan (2-0), Texas Tech (2-1), Florida State (1-2), Arkansas (0-2)
Bracket 2: Vanderbilt (2-0), Louisville (2-1), Mississippi State (1-2), Auburn (0-2)

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. WNBA scoreboard
2. Gold Cup scoreboard and Copa America scoreboard
3. PGA leaderboard
4. Women’s World Cup scoreboard

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2019 Posts: 125

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

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


Wednesday night was the last of Florida State head coach Mike Martin’s career. Photo from ESPN

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Two day games on Thursday
3. 10 this evening
4. Astros and Yankees is the marquee series this weekend in the Bronx

Second Quarter: College World Series

1. Down to five teams left standings
2. Bracket One: Michigan (2-0), Texas Tech (2-1), Florida State (1-2), Arkansas (0-2)
3. Bracket Two: Vanderbilt (2-0), Mississippi State (1-1), Louisville (1-1), Auburn (0-2)
4. CWS GM10: Mississippi State v. Louisville, 7 pm/ESPN2

Third Quarter: NBA/NHL

NBA
1. Tonight is the 2019 NBA Draft
2. So we’re not getting any surprises until pick four?
NHL
3. The Lightning did much better at the NHL awards than in the playoffs
4. Countdown to the draft getting closer

Fourth Quarter: Thursday Links

1. PGA leaderboard
2. Women’s World Cup scoreboard
3. WNBA scoreboard
4. Copa America scoreboard

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2019 Posts: 124

The Wednesday Edition

Halfway through the week


Kumar Rocker pitches today at the CWS, appointment viewing in Omaha. Photo by the AP

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Six day games
3. 10 night games
4. ESPN Wednesday Night Baseball: Giants @ Dodgers, 9 pm

Second Quarter: College World Series

1. Three games today in Omaha! Due to rain on Tuesday
2. CWS GM7: Louisville 4 Auburn 1, resumption game is in the 5th innings – 11 am/ESPN
3. CWS GM8: Vanderbilt v. Mississippi State, approximately 1:30 pm/ESPN
4. CWS GM9: Florida State v. Texas Tech, approx. 6 pm/ESPN

Third Quarter: NBA/NHL

NBA
1. NBA draft eve, who goes first?
2. Continue to speculate where guys will be going
NHL
3. Does the league need to do a better job with free agency like the NBA?
4. Or are you fine with guys signing extensions or getting moved prior?

Fourth Quarter: Midweek Links

1. Women’s World Cup scoreboard
2. Gold Cup scoreboard
3. He found safe
4. Bunting breaks a National nose

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2019 Posts: 123

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

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

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“Hand” it to the Sharks for coming back and beating the Blues in OT on Wednesday

First Quarter: NBA Playoffs Conference Finals

1. NBA scoreboard
2. Toronto lost another game one of a series
3. Can Portland even up the series?
4. GM2 (GSW 1-0): Trail Blazers Warriors, 8 pm/ESPN

Second Quarter: NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs Conference Finals

1. NHL scoreboard
2. Boston has a chance to eliminate Carolina tonight
3. San Jose tie the game late and then stun St. Louis in OT to go up 2-1 in the WCF
4. GM4 (BOS 3-0): Bruins @ Hurricanes, 7 pm/NBCSN

Third Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. MLBN has a regional triple-header tomorrow
3. Four day games
4. Six night games

Fourth Quarter: Thursday Links

1. PGA Championship leaderboard
2. Adam Gase makes his first move as an interim GM
3. Memphis Grizzlies make their intentions known for the NBA draft
4. Yippie-kai-ay first pitch!

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2019 Posts: 99

The Wednesday Edition

Halfway through the week

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With a six percent chance at winning the draft lottery, New Orleans picks first

First Quarter: NBA Playoffs Conference Finals

1. NBA scoreboard
2. Golden State took game one from Portland
3. Eastern Conference Finals begins in Milwaukee tonight
4. GM1: Raptors @ Bucks, 7:30 pm/TNT

Second Quarter: NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs Conference Finals

1. NHL scoreboard
2. Boston is one win from the Stanley Cup Finals
3. Pivotal game three tonight in St. Louis
4. GM3 (Series Tied 1-1): Sharks @ Blues, 7 pm/NBCSN

Third Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Four day games
3. 10 games this evening
4. ESPN Wednesday Night Baseball: Cardinals @ Braves, 6:20 pm

Fourth Quarter: Midweek Links

1. New Orleans Pelicans win the draft lottery with a six percent chance
2.Vlad Jr. hits his first home run then his second
3. Giannis says game one of the ECF is a must win
4. Do they really know what they want?

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2019 Posts: 98

Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you ready for the weekend!

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Royals to host the Tigers next June in Omaha before the CWS

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. FS1 Saturday: Yankees @ Rays, 3:10 pm
3. FOX Saturday (6:15 pm/CDT): KC @ HOU, SEA @ BOS, LAD @ NYM
4. ESPN Sunday Night Baseball: Phillies @ Nationals, 7 pm

Second Quarter: College World Series

1. College World Series bracket
2. CWS bracket finals are today
3. Bracket 1: Mississippi State v. Oregon State, 2 pm/ESPN
4. Bracket 2: Arkansas v. Florida, 7 pm/ESPN

Third Quarter: World Cup

1. World Cup scoreboard 
2. Brazil v. Costa Rica, 7 am/FS1
3. Nigeria v. Iceland, 10 am/FOX
4. Serbia v. Switzerland, 1 pm/FOX

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. MLS scoreboard
2. PGA Leaderboard
3. Jeremy Woo’s NBA draft grades
4. Tigers-Royals to kickoff the 2019 CWS in Omaha

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2018 Posts: 121

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

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

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MLB coming to Omaha next year?

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Seven night games tonight and three night games
3. MLB coming to Omaha next year?
4. Game you want to watch?

Second Quarter: World Cup

1. World Cup scoreboard
2. Denmark v. Australia, 7 am/FS1
3. France v. Peru, 10 am/FOX
4. Argentina v. Croatia, 1 pm/FOX

Third Quarter: College World Series

1. CWS scoreboard
2. Bracket 2 Elimination Game: Texas Tech v. Florida, 7 pm/ESPNU
3. Oregon State will face Mississippi State on Friday
4. Arkansas will face tonight’s winner

Fourth Quarter: Potpourri

1. Omaha to host Tigers-Royals next year
2. Draft is tonight, here’s another mock
3. UConn men’s basketball violations?
4. No tears at the NHL awards on Wednesday night

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2018 Posts: 120