Posts Tagged ‘ NBA Western Conference ’

Monday Edition

Here are four Monday topics for you to start the week

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Baylor unseated defeating national champion Notre Dame on Sunday night

First Quarter: NBA

1. NBA scoreboard
2. No games tonight due to the NCAA title game
3. Eastern Conference playoff teams: Bucks, Raptors, 76ers, Celtics, Pacers, Nets, Magic
One more to be clinched – Pistons, Hornets and Heat in the mix
4. Western Conference playoff teams: Warriors, Nuggets, Rockets, Trail Blazers, Jazz, Thunder, Spurs, Clippers

Second Quarter: NHL

1. NHL scoreboard
2. Playoffs begin on Wednesday
3. Eastern Conference playoff match-ups:
1 Lighting v. WC2 Blue Jackets, 2 Bruins v. 3 Maple Leafs
1 Capitals v. WC1 Hurricanes, 2 Islanders v. 3 Penguins
4. Western Conference playoff match-ups
1 Predators v. WC1 Stars, 2 Jets v. 3 Blues
1 Flames v. WC2 Avalanche, 2 Sharks v. 3 Golden Knights

Third Quarter: AAF

1. Week nine in the (forever in the) books
2. Eastern Conference Standings: 1 Apollos (7-1) 2 Iron (5-3) 3 Express (2-6) 4 Legends (2-6)
3. Western Conference Standings: 1 Hotshots (5-3) 2 Commanders (5-3) 3 Stallions (3-5) 4 Fleet (3-5)
4. 4Q AAF Power Rankings: 1 Orlando 2 Birmingham 3 Arizona 4 San Antonio 5 Salt Lake 6 San Diego 7 Memphis 8 Atlanta

Fourth Quarter: College Basketball

1. NCAA men’s bracket
2. National Championship Game (Minneapolis, MN): 3 Texas Tech v. 1 Virginia, 7:20 pm/CBS
3. NCAA women’s bracket
4. Baylor survives to beat Notre Dame and win the Bears second national title

Spoiler if you didn’t watch Wrestlemania on Sunday night

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2019 Posts: 71


The Wednesday Edition

Halfway through the week

Who signed Manny Machado?

First Quarter: NBA

1. NBA scoreboard
2. All-Star break ends tomorrow
3. East top 8: 1 Bucks 2 Raptors 3 Pacers 4 Celtics 5 76ers 6 Nets 7 Hornets 8 Pistons
4. West top 8: 1 Warriors 2 Nuggets 3 Thunder 4 Trail Blazers 5 Rockets 6 Jazz 7 Spurs 8 Clippers

Second Quarter: College Basketball

1. College Basketball scoreboard
2. 8 North Carolina (20-5, 10-2, ACC) @ 1 Duke (23-2, 11-1 ACC), 8 pm/ESPN
3. 6 Nevada (24-1, 11-1 MWC) @ San Diego State (16-9, 8-4 MWC), 10 pm/CBS Sports Net
4. Utah (14-11, 8-5 PAC-12) @ Washington (20-5, 11-1 PAC-12), 10 pm/PAC-12 Network

Third Quarter: Midweek Links

1. With Machado signed who gets Harper?
2. Jerry Kill not a fan of rowing the boat or more importantly PJ Fleck
3. Steelers looking to deal Mr. Big Chest finally?
4. Another stud WR looking for a new contract

Fourth Quarter: NHL

1. NHL scoreboard
2. Four games this evening (non-NBCSN games: WPG @ COL, NYI @ CGY)
3. NBCSN Wednesday Night Hockey DH GM1: Blackhawks @ Red Wings, 6:30 pm
4. NBCSN Wednesday Night Hockey DH GM2: Bruins @ Golden Knights, 9 pm

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2019 Posts: 38

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

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

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Tonight the 2018 draft begins in Arlington

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Five day games today
3. Five night games
4. Which game are you watching today?

Second Quarter: NBA

1. NBA scoreboard
2. GM6 (BOS 3-2): Celtics @ Bucks, 7 pm/TNT
3. Eastern Conference: Sixers wait
4. Western Conference: Pelicans and Warriors are in the conference semifinals

Third Quarter: Stanley Cup Playoffs

1. NHL scoreboard
2. Second round begins tonight
3. GM1: Capitals @ Penguins, 6 pm/NBCSN
4. GM1: Sharks @ Golden Knights, 9 pm/NBCSN

Fourth Quarter: Potpourri

1. CCL goes to PK’s!
2. NFL draft begins tonight
3. Contract extension
4. Leaked tapes!

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2018 Posts: 83

Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links

Coming to Werner Park this summer

First Quarter: MLB

1) The Omaha Runzas take the field on June 9th
2) Two teams emerge for Moose?
3) Going to Philly?
4) Angels lowing the wall for their new signing

Second Quarter: NBA

1) NBA scoreboard
2) ASG break power rankings
3) State of the eastern conference
4) State of the western conference

Second Quarter: NHL

1) NHL scoreboard
2) Not retiring yet
3) Seattle ticket drive starting March 1st
4) Trade buzz continues

Fourth Quarter: Tuesday Links/Scoreboard

1) Olympics schedule of events
2) Olympic medal tracker
3) MBB scoreboard
4) WBB scoreboard

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2018 Posts: 37

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

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

Yes, I watched a lot of college football on New Year’s Day but hockey in the snow? Tough to beat right? Photo from Getty Images

First Quarter: NBA

1) NBA scoreboard
2) 4Q Game of the Night: Golden State Warriors (20-13) @ Miami Heat (24-7), 6:30 pm
3) Eastern Conference Division Leaders: Atlantic – Toronto (15-15), Central – Indiana (25-6), Southeast – Miami (24-7)
4) Western Conference Division Leaders: Northwest – Oklahoma City (25-6), Pacific – LA Clippers (22-12), Southwest – San Antonio (25-7)

Second Quarter: NHL

1) NHL scoreboard
2) 4Q Game of the Night: Los Angeles Kings (25-12-4, 54 pts) @ St. Louis Blues (27-7-5, 59 pts), 7 pm
3) Yesterday the USA men’s Olympic hockey team was announced
4) The Winter Classic was another success with the Maple Leafs winning 3-2 over Detroit in a shootout at Michigan Stadium

Third Quarter: NFL/College Football Bowl Games

1) NFL – Playoffs begin Saturday in Indianapolis
2) Tomorrow I’ll post my predictions sure to go wrong
3) CFB – Nebraska, North Texas, South Carolina, LSU, Michigan State and Central Florida won bowl games
4) Allstate Sugar Bowl (New Orleans): 11 Oklahoma Sooners (10-2) v. 3 Alabama Crimson Tide (10-2), 7:30 pm/ESPN 

Fourth Quarter: 4Q Potpourri (Links and all kind of good stuff)

1) Chris Kluwe wrote a piece for Deadspin
2) Sam Mellinger on Dwayne Bowe needing to make plays this weekend for KC
3) Cool moment Tuesday night in Omaha (for most people) at the Marquette-Creighton MBB game

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Thursday w/ 4Quarters

Almost done with the week here are four Thursday topics for you (hope everyone had a great Christmas! or holiday or your choosing)

When we were last with you the it was Monday, which the 49ers beat the Falcons in thrilling fashion to close out Candlestick Park

First Quarter: NBA/NHL

1) NBA scoreboard
2) TNT Doubleheaders: Memphis Grizzlies (12-15) @ Houston Rockets (19-11) 7 pm; Los Angeles Clippers (20-10) @ Portland Trail Blazers (23-5) 9:30 pm
3) NHL scoreboard
4) 4Q NHL Game of the Night: Still on Christmas break

Second Quarter: College Football

1) CFB scoreboard
2) Bowl games return this afternoon
3) Little Caesars Bowl (Detroit, MI): Pittsburgh Panthers (6-6) v. Bowling Green Falcons (10-3), 5 pm/ESPN
4) Poinsettia Bowl (San Diego, SD): Utah State Aggies (8-5) v. Northern Illinois Huskies (12-1), 8:30 pm/ESPN

Third Quarter: NFL

1) Still a lot on the line for most playoff spots
2) AFC Game That Won’t Be Mentioned Tomorrow: Houston Texans (2-13) @ Tennessee Titans (6-9), Noon/CBS
3) NFC Game That Won’t Be Mentioned Tomorrow: Detroit Lions (7-8) @ Minnesota Vikings (4-10-1), Noon/FOX
4) Worst Game of the Weekend: Washington Redskins (3-12) @ New York Giants (7-8), Noon/FOX

Fourth Quarter: 4Q Potpourri (Links and all kind of good stuff)

1) Masked Man Q&A
2) NBA Western Conference status from Grantland‘s Zach Lowe
3) Eric Edholm asks is postseason momentum overrated?

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2013 Posts: 291

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