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The Wednesday Edition

Halfway through the week


Cowboys and Rams fighting and feuding on Tuesday at camp.

First Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. ESPN Wednesday Night Baseball: Tigers (57-61) @ Cubs (67-50), 7 pm
3. Mets (64-55) @ Orioles (61-57), 6:05 pm
4. Giants (65-54) @ Cardinals (76-43), 6:15 pm

Second Quarter: NBA/NHL

1. NBA – Under 70 days until tip off
2. Which team didn’t improve?
3. NHL – Season is just over two months from now
4. Favorite offseason move?

Third Quarter: Football

1. NFL – Cowboys and Rams fighting at camp
2. The Panthers, Benjamin apparently suffered a knee injury at camp this morning
3. CFB – Four playoff teams?
4. Who’s a sleeper to do well this season in your opinion?

Fourth Quarter: Midweek Links

1. UniWatch names the best dressed city
2. The Red Sox make front office changes
3. 30for30 on Joe Delaney
4. Oscar isn’t getting out of jail

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Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links


Tonight the Fall Classic returns to Kauffman Stadium.

First Quarter: MLB World Series

1) MLB scoreboard
2) Rany on this Royals run for Grantland
3) World Series preview
4) MLB.com predictions for the Fall Classic, SI.com, ESPN.com

Second Quarter: College Football

1) Forde Yard Dash: Worst fears
2) Oops NCAA’s case versus Oklahoma State
3) Playoff projection
4) Matt Hinton puts a bow on week 8: Meet the real FSU 

Third Quarter: NFL

1) Was Seattle wronged?
2) Eddie Vedder makes a trade suggestion
3) Ray Rice hearing
4) A.J. Green on the current state of the Bengals

Fourth Quarter: Links

1) Media Circus: FOX World Series coverage
2) MLS scoreboard and NHL scoreboard
3) Abby Wamback on teammate Hope Solo
4) Decision on Oscar Pistorius

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2014 Posts: 200

Thursday w/ 4Quarters

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


13th anniversary of 9-11 today.

First Quarter: MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) Tampa Bay Rays (70-76) @ New York Yankees (74-69), 6:05 pm
3) Miami Marlins (71-73) @ Milwaukee Brewers (75-71), 7:10 pm
4) Current standings and wildcard

Second Quarter NFL

1) NFL scoreboard
2) Thursday Night Football: Pittsburgh Steelers (1-0) @ Baltimore Ravens (0-1), 7:25 pm/CBS and NFL Network
3) AFC Game You Won’t Watch Sunday: Kansas City Chiefs (0-1) @ Denver Broncos (1-0), 3:25 pm/CBS
4) NFC Game You Won’t Watch Sunday: St. Louis Rams (0-1) @ Tampa Bay Buccaneers (1-0), 3:05 pm/FOX

Third Quarter: College Football

1) CFB scoreboard
2) Louisiana Tech Bulldogs (1-1) @ North Texas Mean Green (1-1), 7 pm/CBS Sports Network
3) Houston Cougars (1-1) @ 25 BYU Cougars (2-0), 8 pm/ESPN
4) College Gameday is in Fargo, North Dakota

Fourth Quarter: Thursday Links

1) MLS scoreboard
2) Oscar Pistorius not guilty
3) When the Daily Show rips you …
4) Roger Goodell was at the Masters on the day in question

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2014 Posts: 171

Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links

Jose Fernandez
Another bummer for baseball with Jose Fernandez arm injury. Lenny Ignelzi/AP

First Quarter: NBA Playoffs

1) NBA scoreboard
2) Phil Taylor on the continued saga of Donald Sterling sticking his foot in his mouth
3) NBA head coach musical chairs
4) Steve Kerr likely not going to the bay area

Second Quarter: NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs

1) NHL scoreboard
2) Update from the World Championships
3) What Minnesota needs to do tonight
4) Game seven in Pittsburgh tonight

Third Quarter:  MLB

1) MLB scoreboard
2) The 30: Return of the Angels
3) Lineups for May 13
4) Draft scouting getting better

Fourth Quarter: Links

1) Boo ACC
2) Tuesday Media Circus
3) Day 31 in South Africa
4) Jeff Passan on the biggest issue in MLB

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2014 Posts: 94

Monday Edition

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


Bubba Watson won at the Masters for the second time in three years. But good caption opportunity here. Photo from USA Today Sports

First Quarter: NBA

1. NBA scoreboard
2. Today’s playoff picture on 04-14-14
3. San Antonio Spurs (62-18) @ Houston Rockets (53-27), 7 pm/NBATV
4. Memphis Grizzlies (48-32) @ Phoenix Suns (47-33), 9 pm

Second Quarter: NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs

1. Playoff storylines east/west
2. Playoff schedule
3. East Match-ups: Boston v. Detroit, Tampa Bay v. Montreal, Pittsburgh v. Columbus, New York Rangers v. Philadelphia
4. West Match-ups: Colorado v. Minnesota, St. Louis v. Minnesota, Anaheim v. Dallas, San Jose v. Los Angeles

Third Quarter: MLB

1. MLB scoreboard
2. Atlanta Braves (8-4) @ Philadelphia Phillies (6-6), 6:05 pm
3. St. Louis Cardinals (7-5) @ Milwaukee Brewers (10-2), 7:10 pm
4. Oakland Athletics (8-4) @ Los Angeles Angels (6-6), 9:05 pm/ESPN

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1. Bubba Watson wins his second “green” jacket
2. Media Circus: Pat Tillman’s death re-examined
3. Oscar Pistorius trial day 22
4. CBSsports ranks the MLB series of this week
5. Bo Pelini goodwill continues


Bo Pelini and the Nebraska spring game. Photo from Hail Varsity

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2014 Posts: 74

Friday’s Weekend Primer

Getting you set for the Weekend


Will this tournament live up to its name or will Wichita remain unbeaten?

First Quarter: NBA

1) NBA scoreboard
2) 4Q Game of the Night: Portland Trailblazers (42-19) @ Dallas Mavericks (36-26), 7:30 pm
3) ESPN DH Game 1: Memphis Grizzlies (34-26) @ Chicago Bulls (34-27), 6 pm
4) ESPN DH Game 2: Indiana Pacers (46-15) @ Houston Rockets (42-19), 8:30 pm

Second Quarter: NHL

1) NHL scoreboard
2) Standings
3) Playoff Impact Game of the Night: New Jersey Devils (27-23-13, 67 pts) @ Detroit Red Wings (28-21-13, 69 pts), 6:30 pm
4) 4Q Game of the Night: Pittsburgh Penguins (41-17-4, 86 pts) @ Anaheim Ducks (43-14-6, 92 pts), 9 pm

Third Quarter: College Basketball

1) Missouri Valley Conference tournament started last night, can the Shockers get through?
2) This weekend a handful of bids will be handed out
3) Last weekend of play for those not playing in conferences tournaments
4) MBB Scoreboard

Fourth Quarter: Weekend Links

1) Teams that should have a good free agency run
2) Life after winning contests at sporting events
3) Teams you didn’t see coming in the NCAA tournament 
4) Trial in South Africa 

See you on Monday and enjoy your weekend! Thanks for reading Four Quarters! Follow me on twitter @MikeVmos

2014 Posts: 52

Tuesday = Lots of Links

It’s Tuesday so bring on the links! (Happy Birthday to my Dad today)


The Omaha World-Herald put together a timeline of the Bob Devaney Sports Center which only has a few games left before its renovation.

First Quarter: Starter Links

1) SI’s Media Circus and a follow-up to the Hugh Freeze wanting emails from others
2) Don’t know if I shared this but the National Post has adetailed picture on Oscar Pistorius if he did it
3) Mad Chatter from Dirk Chatelain of the Omaha World Herald
4) Sam Mellinger of the Twitter Tuesday

Second Quarter: NBA/NHL

1) NBA scoreboard
2) PAU! To the Lakers playoff chances?
3) NHL scoreboard
4) Penguins place Malkin on the IR

Third Quarter: College Basketball

1) Mid-Major Power Pyramid
2) Cool timeline from the OWH on the Bob Devaney Sports Center which is in its final season
3) Team comparison and West Virginia isn’t wild about traveling all of a sudden
4) ESPN.com women’s college basketball Bracketology with Charlie Creme

Fourth Quarter: MLB

1) St. Louis Post media views with Dan Caesar on Joe Buck returning to Cardinals broadcast on FS-MW
2) More baseball media legendary broadcaster Joe Garagiola announced his retirement but did this interview with Arizona Central
3) Royals daily Q&A with Bob Dutton and my question was answered
4) Jeff Passan on the Marlins owners comments this weekend

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2013 Posts: 63

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