| More Sports Board|| Writer Mark Zuckerman ranks all 30 MLB ballparks - Roughneck on 7/24/14 at 6:02 pm|
Good read and absolutely agree with his #1 overall selection: http://natsinsider.com/2014/07/24/ranking-all-30-mlb-ballparks...
| More Sports Board|| Two Texas players charged with Sexual Assault - Roughneck on 7/24/14 at 9:42 am|
[quote]According to sources, Sanders and Meander met the alleged victim on Sixth Street the night of July 21. The three went back to Meander’s room inside the San Jacinto dorm on the UT campus, and all three started having what was described as consensual sex, sources said.
During the encounter, ...
| Soccer Board|| Dan Wetzel Twitter: "Jozy Altidore jogging some laps around the practice field" - Roughneck on 6/27/14 at 10:09 am|
"Now getting stretched out. Ready by Tuesday?"
Don't know if this is even news (not sure what Altidore's been doing to stay loose) but am hoping for ANY type of good news when it comes to that hamstring....
| More Sports Board|| Commish Adam Silver: Pushing back NBA Age Limit from 19 to 20 is "Top Priority" - Roughneck on 4/18/14 at 3:16 pm|
Huzzah for all College Basketball Fans! [link=(http://espn.go.com/nba/story/_/id/10803355/adam-silver-says-pushing-back-nba-age-limit-top-priority)]LINK[/link]
Also of note in the article is possibly changing the lottery system and the playoff format (abolishing conferences when the postseason ro...
| More Sports Board|| Ballpark Food: Arizona Diamondbacks to sell $25 Corn Dog at games this season - Roughneck on 3/18/14 at 10:54 am|
[b]The Arizona Diamondbacks are selling the D-Bat Dog -- an 18-inch corn dog stuffed with cheddar cheese, jalapenos and bacon, served with a side of fries -- for $25.[/b]
| More Sports Board|| It's been stated time and again but holy crap is the Western Conference loaded - Roughneck on 1/30/14 at 8:54 am|
Current Playoff Standings:
1 Oklahoma City 37 10 .787
2 San Antonio 33 13 .717
3 Portland 33 13 .717
4 LA Clippers 33 15 .688
5 Houston 31 17 .646
6 Phoenix 27 18 .600
7 Golden State 27 19 .587
8 Dallas 26 21 .553
And that's not even taking into account a Memphis team that is a ...
| More Sports Board|| Monte Kiffin loses title of Defensive Coordinator, Gains Asst Head Coach/Defense - Roughneck on 1/29/14 at 1:49 pm|
So for those keeping score at home:
Head Coach - Jason Garrett
Passing Game Coordinator/Playcaller - Scott Linehan
Offensive Coordinator/OL coach - Bill Callahan
| More Sports Board|| Grantland names their NFL All-Pro Team - Roughneck on 12/27/13 at 12:30 pm|
| More Sports Board|| Holy Crap, a new low for the Nets? Down 34 @ home to the 3-13 freaking Knicks - Roughneck on 12/5/13 at 8:15 pm|
End up losing by 30, 113-83.
How in the hell does Jason Kidd still have job?...
| More Sports Board|| LeBron's Top 3 Players of All Time: MJ, Dr. J, & Bird - Roughneck on 8/21/13 at 8:08 pm|
Late August LeBron Thread: http://sports.yahoo.com/blogs/nba-ball-dont-lie/lebron-james-names-top-three-basketball-players-time-172622319.html...
| More Sports Board|| This just in: Clayton Kershaw is pure dominance - Roughneck on 8/17/13 at 9:31 pm|
I know, water is wet.
I mean he's carrying a freakin 1.80 ERA in Mid-August while also leading all of baseball in WHIP (.85) & WAR (6.1). He's led the Majors in ERA the past 2 seasons & led it in WHIP last year & finished second behind Verlander 2 years ago.
We are watching a historically gre...
| More Sports Board|| Shabazz Muhammad sent home from NBA Rookie Program, brought woman back to room - Roughneck on 8/7/13 at 3:00 pm|
Who needs a Rookie Program when you're already acting like a Seasoned Vet?
| More Sports Board|| Bigger MLB Failure this year: Angels or Nationals? - Roughneck on 8/7/13 at 8:05 am|
Both had through the roof expectations before the season started. More than one "expert" even had them playing against each other in the Series.
Alas, the Angels sit at 51-61 (.455), 13 games back of Oakland with the Nats at 54-59 (.478), 14.5 games back of Atlanta.
Both have almost no chan...
| More Sports Board|| Jonathan Ogden in High School was Big - Roughneck on 8/6/13 at 1:40 pm|
That must've been the scariest things many of those Defenders had ever seen in their life.
| More Sports Board|| Greg Oden to Heat - Roughneck on 8/2/13 at 1:44 pm|
Doesn't list when: http://espn.go.com/nba/story/_/id/9530611/greg-oden-plans-choose-next-team-friday-sources...
| More Sports Board|| 4 weeks away; Taking a look at the Opening Night Schedule of College Football - Roughneck on 8/1/13 at 9:06 am|
It's the first day of August which means the Football Months are now upon us. Amen!!!
North Carolina at South Carolina 5:00 p.m. ESPN (HD) / espn3 *9
Indiana State at Indiana 6:00 p.m. BTN (HD) / BTN2Go
Tulsa at Bowling Green 6:00 p.m. ESPNU (HD) / espn3 *9
UNLV at Minnesota 6:00 p.m. BTN ...
| More Sports Board|| If/When Metta World Peace is amnestied, Knicks setting up to sign him - Roughneck on 7/10/13 at 11:14 am|
Of course they are: http://sports.yahoo.com/news/nba--knicks-interested-in-metta-world-peace-if-he-becomes-free-agent-220330979.html...
| More Sports Board|| Cleveland fan dies, asks for Browns Pallbearers so they could let him down again - Roughneck on 7/8/13 at 11:47 am|
[quote]Scott Entsminger, who died at the age of 55 last Thursday, is described in his Columbus Dispatch obituary as a lifelong Browns fan and musician who sent a song to the team every year along with his advice for moves that the team should make in the coming year. His family used the obit to enco...
| More Sports Board|| Jacksonville Jags considering showing Redzone Channel on Jumbotron during games - Roughneck on 7/2/13 at 7:20 pm|
SIAP[quote]In an effort to help their fans see more winning in 2013, the Jacksonville Jaguars are considering broadcasting the NFL RedZone Channel throughout the game on their jumbo trons inside EverBank Field.
Jaguars President Mark Lamping said, it would just be a portion of the 16,626 square f...
| More Sports Board|| Silva on Best Mix Martial Artist of All Time: “BJ Penn is No. 1.” - Roughneck on 6/26/13 at 1:14 pm|
| More Sports Board|| So how much is Miami going to get for Bosh this offseason? - Roughneck on 6/20/13 at 10:57 pm|
Clearly his photobombing skills alone have to be worth some training equipment....
| More Sports Board|| Karl Malone gives his All-Time NBA Starting 5: No Jordan - Roughneck on 6/5/13 at 11:47 am|
[quote]When asked to name his all-time starting five, Malone took John Stockton and Oscar Robertson as his guards, Wilt Chamberlain at center, LeBron at power forward and Scottie Pippen at small forward.[/quote]http://sports.yahoo.com/blogs/nba-ball-dont-lie/karl-malone-leaves-michael-jordan-off-tim...
| More Sports Board|| Stark Article: Never been anything like Mariano Rivera in the history of Sports - Roughneck on 5/21/13 at 9:23 am|
Just a snippet of a fantastic article: [quote]Think about this, ladies and gentlemen. Mariano Rivera is older than Benny Agbayani -- and he's leading the American League in saves.
He's older than Darren Dreifort -- and he has a sub-1.00 WHIP (0.92).
He's older than Rich Garces -- and he's ripp...
| More Sports Board|| Halladay's line vs the Marlins/Worst Lineup in MLB today - Roughneck on 5/5/13 at 4:22 pm|
2.1 IP, 4 Hits, 4 Walks, 9 Runs (All Earned)
Damn Doc, just, Damn....
| More Sports Board|| Bulls Lockerroom/Bench was a hospital room last night; How was D. Rose doing? - Roughneck on 5/3/13 at 11:51 am|
"Sorry teammates, I'm still just not ready to go yet. Want me to get you a cold towel or a throwup bucket?"
(Yes, this was posted in the game thread last night but here's the bump.)...
| More Sports Board|| Cowboys sign 13 UDFA's: None of them DL or OL - Roughneck on 4/29/13 at 10:21 am|
As a Cowboys fan, at some point you just gotta join the rest of the NFL & laugh cause it's far past the point of being angry....
| More Sports Board|| Shabazz Napier returning to UCONN for his Senior Year - Roughneck on 4/26/13 at 3:52 pm|
Pretty big news for a Huskies team that could be pretty damn good: http://sports.yahoo.com/news/uconn-guard-napier-stay-senior-170252548.html...
| More Sports Board|| Russ Smith returning for his Senior Year - Roughneck on 4/24/13 at 3:23 pm|
Wow, huge news for the defending champs....
| More Sports Board|| Annoying Playoff-isms: "A series doesn't start until the home team loses" - Roughneck on 4/24/13 at 9:42 am|
So a 7 Game Series in which the home team won every game never started?
Why must analysts regurgitate that & other annoying crap every single playoffs? Feel free to list yours.
Reduced points if it is something mentioned by Reggie Miller as everything that comes out of his mouth is guarant...
| More Sports Board|| Olympics considering adding a 3-on-3 Basketball Tournament - Roughneck on 4/12/13 at 2:17 pm|
LeBron & KD are obvious. Whose the 3rd? Guess it would depend on if we're going half-court or full-court....