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1/8- Take a Peek

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All times in EST:

4:00am: ATP/WTA Brisbane Men’s Quarterfinals (1) Andy Roddick v. Richard Gasquet

8:00am: ATP Doha Semifinals (1) Roger Federer v. (3) Nikolay Davydenko

(following Federer match is (2) Rafael Nadal v. Viktor Troicki)

7:00pm: NCAAB (24) Butler (1st Horizon) @ Wright State (T3 Horizon)

8:00pm: NBA Boston Celtics (1st in Atlantic) @ Atlanta Hawks (2nd in Southeast)

10:00pm: NBA Dallas Mavericks (1st in Southwest) @ San Antonio Spurs (2nd in Southwest)

10:00pm: NBA Los Angeles Lakers (1st in Pacific) @ Portland Trail Blazers (2nd in Northwest)

10:30pm: NBA Cleveland Cavaliers (1st in Central) @ Denver Nuggets (1st in Northwest)

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1/2- Take A Peek

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The holiday weekend only gets better on Saturday, as there are tons of exciting matchups!

All times in EST:

6am- Capitala World Tennis Championship 3/4 Place Match Roger Federer v. David Ferrer

8am- Capitala World Tennis Championship Final Rafael Nadal v. Robin Soderling

10am- English FA Cup Manchester United vs. Leeds United

12pm- International Bowl University of South Florida Bulls v. Northern Illinois Huskies

2pm- PAPAJOHNS.com Bowl South Carolina Gamecocks v. University of Connecticut Huskies

2pm- AT&T Cotton Bowl Oklahoma St. Cowboys v. Mississippi Rebels

5:30pm- AutoZone Liberty Bowl Arkansas Razorbacks v. East Carolina Pirates

7:30pm- NBA Toronto Raptors @ Boston Celtics

8pm- NHL Detroit Red Wings @ Phoenix Coyotes

9pm- Valero Alamo Bowl Michigan St Spartans v. Texas Tech Red Raiders

9pm- NBA Denver Nuggets @ Utah Jazz

Just a Thought…

May 16, 2009 2 comments

Which rivalry are you currently a fan of most?

1. Rafael Nadal- Roger Federer

2. Rafael Nadal-Novak Djokovic

3. Yu-Na Kim-Mao Asada

4. Pittsburgh Penguins-Washington Capitals

5. Boston Red Sox-Tampa Bay Rays

6. Boston Red Sox-New York Yankees

7. Los Angeles Lakers-Boston Celtics

8. Minnesota Vikings-Green Bay Packers

9. Real Madrid-Barcelona

10. Other

Chicago Downs the Celtics in OT

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The NBA playoffs have begun and the Kevin Garnett-less Celtics were a mere shadow of what they were at the beginning of the season. Instead, the playmaker was a rookie: Derrick Rose. The former Memphis star had a career-high 36 points, as well as, 11 assists to lead Chicago to a 105-103 victory in OT.

This was the first time that the Bulls have defeated the Celtics since 1948.

Game 2 of the series will take place on Monday.

Video of the Day

January 11, 2009 Leave a comment
Photo by Eric Kilby.

Photo by Eric Kilby.

It’s that time of year, when the end of the NFL season is drawing near and the NBA season is beginning to heat up. So, if you are just now beginning to pay attention to the NBA season, here are my 10 predictions for the rest of the season.

1) The Celtics will not repeat as champions.

2) Cleveland will make the NBA finals. (I’m not sure they will be able to win it all, just yet.)

3) Phoenix will continue to improve and they will make a solid playoff run.

4) Minnesota will have a much better record at the end of the season than expected, given that they won only 6 games total before their current 5-game winning streak).

5) Oklahoma City will win less than 20 games this season.

6) LeBron James will be the MVP.

7) Phoenix and San Antonio will meet again in the playoffs.

8 ) San Antonio will win the Southwest division.

9) Dallas will not make the playoffs.

10) Boston will have more than 20 losses this season.

The Video of the Day is the NBA TV Top 10 Plays from Friday’s games. It shows many impressive plays, including some from the superstars of the league including LeBron James and Kobe Bryant. Hopefully, this will get you all geared-up for the rest of the season. Enjoy!