Posts Tagged ‘ Olympics ’

Friday’s Weekend Primer

We’ve got part seven and eight of the Last Dance on Sunday night!

NFL's Texans-Chiefs Game Delivers 21% Gain in Viewership - Bloomberg
Chiefs and Texans will open the 2020 season at Arrowhead on Thursday night football

First Quarter: Smackdown

1. Tonight, 7 pm on FOX
2. It’s just an option
3. Go home show for Money in the Bank
4. Predictions for Sunday’s PPV?

Second Quarter: NFL

1. NFL free agent tracker
2. Chiefs will raise a banner in front of the Texans on opening night at Arrowhead
3. 2020 primetime schedule released!
4. Here’s the full schedule (as of now) for next season

Third Quarter: NBA/NHL

1. Quietly waiting
2. Should the NBA/NHL return?
3. What should the playoff format be?
4. Neutral sites or limited locations?

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. Schedule getting protections in case of delays
2. Bryce Harper wants MLB’rs to play in the Olympics
3. Silver and gold to open the Vegas death star
4. The NCAA and Kansas likely won’t be exchanging Christmas cards

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2020 Posts: 94

Monday Edition

Here are four Monday topics for you to start the week


Did you watch parts one and two last night?

First Quarter: NBA

1. NBA scoreboard
2. Did you watch parts one and two of the Last Dance? I mean who didn’t?
3. East top 8: 1 Bucks^ 2 Raptors^ 3 Celtics^ 4 Heat 5 Pacers 6 76ers 7 Nets 8 Magic
4. West top 8: 1 Lakers^ 2 Clippers 3 Nuggets 4 Jazz 5 Thunder 6 Rockets 7 Mavericks 8 Grizzlies

^ – clinched playoff spot

Second Quarter: NHL

1. NHL scoreboard
2. East top 8: 1 Bruins 100 pts 2 Lightning 92 pts 3 Capitals 90 pts 4 Flyers 89 pts 5 Penguins 86 pts T6 Hurricanes/Maple Leafs/Blue Jackets 81 pts
3. West top 8: 1 Blues 94 pts 2 Avalanche 92 pts 3 Golden Knights 86 pts 4 Oilers 83 pts 5 Stars 82 pts 6 Jets 80 pts 7 Flames 79 pts 8 Predators/Canucks 78 pts
4. Detroit Red Wings will be eliminated regardless of when the season resumes

Third Quarter: RAW

1. Money in the Bank will continue to qualify people for that match
2. Are we getting McIntyre v Rollins for the title at MITB?
3. How’s Becky’s next opponent?
4. Will any more releases be announced prior to RAW tonight?

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. NFL free agent tracker
2. The great one is optimistic about a summer return
3. Opening night takeaways from the last dance
4. Andrew Bogut waiting to retire?

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2020 Posts: 80

Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links

Olympics should be postponed, says CEO of USA Swimming - CNN
The 2020 Olympics in Tokyo will take place in 2021

First Quarter: NBA

1) How teams are handling the shutdown
2) Philadelphia 76ers employees will be paid
3) Colangelo/Pop commit to 2021
4) South Korean basketball league cancelled

Second Quarter: NHL

1) New Jersey Devils employees will be paid
2) Habs laying off 60% of their staff temporarily
3) League officials taking a temp paycut also
4) Memorial Cup is canceled 

Third Quarter: NFL

1) NFL free agency tracker
2) Tom to adapt to his new surroundings
3) Agent asks for his client to be cut or released
4) Cam is free and hungry after release

Fourth Quarter: Tuesday Links

1) Thor to undergo Tommy John surgery
2) Fury-Wilder III to be pushed back?
3) Winged Foot closure leaves US Open in doubt
4) 2020 Summer Olympics will take place in 2021

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2020 Posts: 61

Monday Edition

Here are four Monday topics for you to start the week

Canada refusing to attend 2020 Olympics amid COVID-19 pandemic
Canada will not be at the 2020 Olympics even if they happen. Photo by Lisa Steacy

First Quarter: NBA

1. NBA scoreboard
2. Still on pause.
3. East top 8: 1 Bucks^ 2 Raptors^ 3 Celtics^ 4 Heat 5 Pacers 6 76ers 7 Nets 8 Magic
4. West top 8: 1 Lakers^ 2 Clippers 3 Nuggets 4 Jazz 5 Thunder 6 Rockets 7 Mavericks 8 Grizzlies

^ – clinched playoff spot

Second Quarter: NHL

1. NHL scoreboard
2. East top 8: 1 Bruins 100 pts 2 Lightning 92 pts 3 Capitals 90 pts 4 Flyers 89 pts 5 Penguins 86 pts T6 Hurricanes/Maple Leafs/Blue Jackets 81 pts
3. West top 8: 1 Blues 94 pts 2 Avalanche 92 pts 3 Golden Knights 86 pts 4 Oilers 83 pts 5 Stars 82 pts 6 Jets 80 pts 7 Flames 79 pts 8 Predators/Canucks 78 pts
4. Detroit Red Wings will be eliminated regardless of when the season resumes

Third Quarter: NFL

1. Free agent tracker
2. Patriots apparently bringing back Brian Hoyer
3. Kraft family puts up billboards thanking Tom Brady
4. The break-up

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. Canada will not be in Japan this summer
2. Blue Jays president says a month needed before the season should start up
3. Former Sooner joining the Buckeyes this fall
4. Aussie Rules Football suspends season for two months

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2020 Posts: 60

Monday Edition

Here are four Monday topics for you to start the week

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The PyeongChang Olympics are over.

First Quarter: NBA

1. NBA scoreboard
2. NBATV Monday (GM1): Warriors @ Knicks, 6:30 pm
3. NBATV Monday (GM2): Timberwolves @ Kings, 9 pm
4. 10 games are on Monday

Second Quarter: NHL

1. NHL scoreboard (5 games tonight)
2. Eastern Conference Standings (top 3): Lightning 87 pts, Maple Leafs 83, Bruins 82
3. Western Conference Standings (top 3): Golden Knights 86, Predators 85, Jets 83
4. Flyers @ Canadians, 6:30 pm/NBCSN

Third Quarter: College Basketball

1. MBB scoreboard
2. ESPN Big Monday: 5 Duke (24-5, 12-4 ACC) @ Virginia Tech (20-9, 9-7 ACC) 6 pm; Texas (17-12, 7-9 Big XII) @ 8 Kansas (23-6, 12-4 Big XII), 8 pm
3. WBB scoreboard
4. 18 South Florida (24-5, 13-2 AAC) @ 1 Connecticut (28-0, 15-0 AAC), 6 pm/ESPN2

Fourth Quarter: Monday Links

1. Richard Deitsch Media Column: Mike Tireco’s first time hosting the Olympic games
2. Mystery around the NHL and Seattle?
3. NCAA scandal reaching LSU
4. 2018 PyeongChang Olympics medal standings

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Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you ready for the weekend!

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Will Norway beat the USA’s medal record for the Winter Games from 2010?

First Quarter: NBA

1. NBA Scoreboard
2. ESPN Friday (GM1): Timberwolves @ Rockets, 7 pm
3. ESPN Friday (GM2): Mavericks @ Lakers, 9:30 pm
4. ABC Saturday Night: Thunder @ Warriors, 7:30 pm

Second Quarter: NHL

1. NHL Scoreboard
2. NHL on NBC Sunday: Blues @ Predators, 11 am
3. What game has your attention this weekend?
4. Conference Points Leaders: East – Tampa Bay (85); West – Vegas (84)

Third Quarter: Men’s College Basketball

1. Men’s College Basketball scoreboard
2. 8 Kansas (22-6, 11-4 Big XII) @ 6 Texas Tech (22-6, 10-5 Big XII), 3:15 pm/ESPN
3. UAB (17-11, 8-7 CUSA) @ 24 Middle Tennessee (22-5, 14-1 CUSA), 6 pm
4. 6 Gonzaga (26-4, 16-1 WCC) @ BYU (21-8, 10-6 WCC), 7 pm/ESPN2

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. Olympic Medal Standings
2. Women’s College Basketball scoreboard
3. PGA Leaderboard
4. Olympics schedule

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2018 Posts: 40

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

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

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The USA women’s hockey team wins gold for the first time since 1998 by beating rival Canada

First Quarter: NBA

1. NBA scoreboard
2. TNT Thursday (GM1): Wizards @ Cavaliers, 7 pm
3. TNT Thursday (GM2): Clippers @ Warriors, 9:30 pm
4. The second half begins tonight

Second Quarter: NHL

1. NHL scoreboard
2. 11 games tonight
3. Best match-up?
4. Worst match-up?

Third Quarter: College Basketball

1. College basketball MBB/WBB scoreboards
2. Winthrop (18-9, 12-4 Big South) @ UNC Asheville (19-10, 12-4 Big South), 6 pm/ESPNU
3. South Dakota (24-6, 11-2 Summit) @ South Dakota State (23-6, 11-1), 7 pm/ESPN3
4. 6 Gonzaga (25-4, 15-1 WCC) @ San Diego (17-11, 8-8 WCC), 8 pm/ESPN2

Fourth Quarter: Thursday Links

1. Olympic medal count
2. Olympic schedule of events
3. Do you believe in upsets!
4. The Dallas Mavericks could be in some potential serious trouble

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2018 Posts: 39