| More Sports Board|| LaMarcus Aldridge out 6-8 weeks with thumb injury - Roughneck on 1/22/15 at 8:15 pm|
BAD news for the Blazers. They're at #2 right now. I wonder where they'll be sitting when he returns.
| More Sports Board|| Report: Baseball proposing more time changes to help speed up the game - Roughneck on 1/21/15 at 2:47 pm|
[quote]Last week the news broke that baseball was planning to implement a pitch clock in Double-A and Triple-A next season. Now MLB has come up with another proposal to consider as they continue to look for ways to speed up the game
Here's the report from Jayson Stark of ESPN.com:
Under a ...
| Movie/TV Board|| The Wedding Ringer - Roughneck on 1/18/15 at 9:32 pm|
So I got dragged to the movies tonight to see the Wedding Ringer. I've never been much of a Kevin Hart fan but I figured it might be good for a laugh or two. Instead, I was treated to one of the funniest comedies I've seen over the last few years. Some side-aching/can't breath moments, incredibly...
| More Sports Board|| CBB Talk: Just how good is Jahlil Okafor? - Roughneck on 1/7/15 at 1:24 pm|
I know it's still pretty early for CBB to be on some people's radar but, of the few games I've seen, Okafor has been damn good.
19.5 PPG (68% shooting), 8.7 RPG, 1.7 BPG as a freshman is pretty salty. Doesn't exactly set the World on fire on D but there aren't many frosh that do. He's gotta be ...
| More Sports Board|| Ridiculous Stat: Aaron Rodgers would have to throw 0 TDs & 49 Ints tonight...... - Roughneck on 12/8/14 at 12:06 pm|
......to NOT have the best TD:Int ratio in first 100 starts in NFL history.
Obviously we're living in the age of the QB-assisted rule changes but still, that is freakin incredible....
| More Sports Board|| 49ers in the news yet again: Ray McDonald arrested on domestic violence charges - Roughneck on 8/31/14 at 2:21 pm|
| Movie/TV Board|| Warners Bros = Scared, Moves Batman vs Superman off of Captain America 3 release - Roughneck on 8/6/14 at 3:42 pm|
[quote]Just days after Marvel showed the strength of its brand with a $94 million haul for “Guardians of the Galaxy,” Warner Bros. has decided to release “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” in 3D on March 25, 2016, avoiding a high-profile showdown with “Captain America 3” on May 6, 2016.[/quote]htt...
| 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...