| More Sports Board|| JR Smith: I'm on pace to be one of the best shooters the game has ever seen - Augustus on 8/27/14 at 1:01 pm|
[quote]We finally have an answer as to why New York Knicks guard J.R. Smith attempted 22 three pointers in a game last season. In his own words, he's "on pace to be one of the best shooters the game had ever seen."
Smith made his bold declaration on Instagram.
To his credit, Smith is a pretty...
| More Sports Board|| Virginia expecting "a crowd in the mid-40,000s" for home opener vs #7 UCLA - Augustus on 8/27/14 at 10:29 am|
Stadium holds 61,500.
[quote]UVa's football team is coming off its second straight losing season, and fifth in six years, and ticket sales were expected to be sluggish in 2014.
That's been the case. Virginia kicks off the season Saturday at noon against No. 7 UCLA at Scott Stadium. As the open...
| More Sports Board|| Cassel named Vikings starter over Bridgewater - Augustus on 8/25/14 at 10:31 am|
Jay Glazer @JayGlazer
Vikings players were informed this morning that Matt Cassel will be the starting QB in Minnesota over Teddy Bridgewater
For their week one game at St. Louis....
| Movie/TV Board|| Texas Chainsaw getting ANOTHER prequel (Leatherface as a teenager) - Augustus on 8/14/14 at 11:27 am|
The continuity for this whole series is so fricked. :lol:
[quote]To add to the somewhat convoluted Texas Chainsaw franchise filmography, a prequel to the 1974 original is on its way.
"Leatherface" will focus on the original story of the eponymous villain and will be written by newcomer Seth M...
| More Sports Board|| Kansas football unveils new "Crimson Chrome" uniforms - Augustus on 8/13/14 at 8:02 am|
And they certainly live by the motto "go big or go home."
[link=(http://www.kansascity.com/sports/spt-columns-blogs/campus-corner/article1208701.html)]Kansas City Star story.[/link]...
| More Sports Board|| In honor of Corn Fest, NIU will wear corn-themed jerseys for opener - Augustus on 8/11/14 at 2:31 pm|
[quote]The Huskies announced Thursday that in conjunction with DeKalb's annual Corn Fest -- this year, held the same weekend as NIU's season opener against FCS Presbyterian -- they would wear special corn-themed jerseys t...
| More Sports Board|| NBA schedule drops Wed. - Cavs/Heat, Wiz/Knicks, Warriors/Clips on Christmas - Augustus on 8/11/14 at 10:33 am|
Brett Poirier ?@BrettNBA
Full NBA schedule supposedly comes out Wednesday, here's what we know: Cavs at Heat, Wiz at Knicks, and Warriors at Clippers all on Xmas.
Wizards/Knicks is an interesting Christmas Day choice. Looking forward to seeing the full schedule Wednesday.
ETA: NBA did 5 game...
| More Sports Board|| Andrew Wiggins says he'd rather play in Minnesota - Augustus on 8/10/14 at 7:30 pm|
[quote]OVERLAND PARK, Kan. -- Andrew Wiggins told Kansas coach Bill Self that he wants to be traded from Cleveland to Minnesota because the No. 1 overall pick believes it will be better for his long-term future.
Wiggins joined his former coach as a guest instructor at Self's basketball camp in su...
| More Sports Board|| New York Times: NCAA may let top conferences play by their own rules - Augustus on 8/6/14 at 12:34 pm|
[quote]The universities with the country’s most prominent athletics programs are expected to gain preliminary approval Thursday to break away from some of the strictures of the N.C.A.A., a significant change that would give them more freedom to govern themselves and could allow athletes to share in ...
| Movie/TV Board|| Rob Zombie wants you to fund his new movie - Augustus on 8/5/14 at 8:01 am|
[quote]Welcome to my next film. It is called 31, it is the story of five random people kidnapped on the five days leading up to Halloween and held hostage in a place called Murder World. While trapped inside this man-made Hell they must fight to survive playing the most violent game known to man… a ...
| More Sports Board|| ESPN releases full schedule for 24 hours of college hoops in November - Augustus on 8/4/14 at 2:07 pm|
[i]Times in EST.[/i]
[b][u]Monday, Nov. 17[/u][/b]
Baylor vs. Kentucky (women), 7 p.m. (ESPN2)
Miami at Florida, 7 p.m. (ESPNU)
UConn vs. Stanford (women), 9 p.m. (ESPN2)
SMU vs. Gonzaga, 11 p.m. (ESPN2)
Detroit vs. Oregon (ESPNU) — Part of Legends Classic
| O-T Lounge|| 27 People Confess To The Fattest Thing They’ve Ever Done - Augustus on 7/30/14 at 2:55 pm|
Feel free to add your own if you have a good story.
[link=(http://thoughtcatalog.com/hok-leahcim/2014/06/27-people-confess-to-the-fattest-thing-theyve-ever-done/)]Fatties gonna fat.[/link]
A couple of my favorites...
[quote]Okay I have the perfect story for this.
I told my wife I was goi...
| More Sports Board|| Chip Kelly thinks the draft is the worst part of the NFL - Augustus on 7/28/14 at 12:01 pm|
[quote]"The hype. [Director of public relations] Derek [Boyko] asked me the question and said I couldn’t say it … What’s the worst thing about the league? I said the draft. I mean, the hype that goes into the draft is insane. Totally insane. The biggest thing for me is that everybody thinks whoever ...
| O-T Lounge|| Sting at Comic-Con panel with Heyman, Hogan, and Bryan - Augustus on 7/24/14 at 2:13 pm|
Pretty crazy to see him with WWE after all these years. Bryan looks so happy. :lol:
| More Sports Board|| Twitter MVP Joel Embiid returns, sets sights on Rihanna - Augustus on 7/22/14 at 5:11 pm|
I wanna tweet so badly but I can’t
Ok so @kimkardashian hasn’t DM’d yet...... Should she be blocked too? I’m ready to block her though
BREAKING NEWS: Moving on from kk to Rihanna
Hey baby holla at me!! Dinner a...
| O-T Lounge|| Woman nearly kills man after letting go of wheel because God wanted to drive - Augustus on 7/22/14 at 12:41 pm|
This is craziness. (I searched and didn't see anything, so apologies if Germans.)
[quote]An Indiana woman was arrested last week after she ran over a motorcyclist, fled the scene and told cops that God told her to let him take the wheel.
Prionda Hill, 25, of Fort Wayne, mowed down Anthony Oli...
| More Sports Board|| Lionel Hollins on New York vs. Memphis - like coming out of the "stone age" - Augustus on 7/17/14 at 10:09 am|
[quote]I've been to New York many times. Having been in the league as long as I have and even when I lived in Philly and when I lived, now, in Memphis, we would come up and go to a play or go to a musical and then go to dinner and hang out for two or three days. So I'm pretty comfortable with New Yo...
| More Sports Board|| Joel Embiid tries to pick up Kim Kardashian on Twitter, quickly retreats - Augustus on 7/16/14 at 7:29 pm|
Hey I want you to come slide in my DMs @KimKardashian
[i]2 minutes later...[/i]
Oh I didn't know you were married sorry @KimKardashian just saw it from the fan's tweet... have a nice day
[i]Followed quickly by...[/i]
I must go on another break peace...
| More Sports Board|| If all NBA players "went home" like LeBron James... (team graphics) - Augustus on 7/13/14 at 7:23 pm|
Guy on reddit did a "homecoming" NBA, where all players went back to their home states. He left out a couple of teams that I notice (San Antonio, Utah for sure) and added Seattle, but it's still pretty cool.
[link=(https://imgur.com/a/79WvK)]Here's the full list.[/link]
Some noteworthy ones...
| More Sports Board|| Every NBA team's official website from 10 years ago - Augustus on 7/10/14 at 10:19 am|
Nice stroll down memory lane.
[link=(http://imgur.com/a/NFdsh#0)]10 years ago.[/link]
Welcome to Houston, T-Mac! :cheers:...