| Tiger Rant|| Ben Simmons mentioned in Bill Simmons "Carmelo" article - dgtiger3 on 7/15/14 at 5:59 pm|
[quote]Superstars: LeBron, Durant.
Almost-But-Not-Quite-Superstars: Blake Griffin, Dwight Howard, Anthony Davis, Carmelo Anthony, Kevin Love, Chris Paul, Russell Westbrook, Paul George.
All-Stars: Stephen Curry, James Harden, LaMarcus Aldridge, Damian Lillard, Tony Parker, Tim Duncan, Dirk Now...
| Soccer Board|| Mexico coach says CONCACAF demands respect - dgtiger3 on 6/24/14 at 12:35 am|
[quote]Our win] clearly shows that in our region we are getting strong solid, we deserve same treatment given to South American Confederation and to Europe," Herrera said following Mexico's 3-1 winover Croatia. "CONCACAF is working well. We know there are a lot of islands and teams that don't grow m...
| Soccer Board|| What worries me the most about Thursday - dgtiger3 on 6/23/14 at 3:48 am|
What worries me the most is not our opponent Germany, but our teams physical condition. We both saw how Italy and England looked the next game after playing in the Amazon and it wasn't pretty. Obviously we are in much better physical condition than both of those squads but that plus the day less res...
| Soccer Board|| US - Ghana draws an overnight rating of 7.0 in the States - dgtiger3 on 6/17/14 at 9:13 am|
[quote]"@BRUBromley: 7.0 overnight rating for USA-Ghana on ESPN; 6.8 for the NBA Finals Game 5 on ABC #usmnt #worldcup"[/quote]
Pretty solid number. ...
| Soccer Board|| Dig Magazine Baton Rouge World Cup Viewing Guide. - dgtiger3 on 6/10/14 at 2:53 pm|
Cool little article I didn't see posted about watching the World Cup in Baton Rouge.
[quote]Welcome back to the Western hemisphere, World Cup.
It’s been 20 years since the world’s most popu...
| O-T Lounge|| McDonald's forced to change hamburger recipe - dgtiger3 on 4/27/14 at 10:50 pm|
[quote]Hamburger chef Jamie Oliver has won his long-fought battle against one of the largest fast food chains in the world – McDonalds. After Oliver showed how McDonald’s hamburgers are made, the franchise finallyannounced that it will change its recipe, and yet there was barely a peep about this in...
| More Sports Board|| NBA Playoffs - Most entertaining first round series? - dgtiger3 on 4/27/14 at 9:19 pm|
Just curious what everyone's opinion on the most entertaining first round series was. The first round as a whole has been awesome this year.
As someone watching without a dog in the fight
Rockets-Blazers has been can't miss TV, has definitely kept me up last my bed time a few times.
| Outdoor Board|| Where to find supplies to float a dock. - dgtiger3 on 4/12/14 at 1:29 pm|
I purchased a house two years ago that had a nice 10x10 dock that was built off the backyard into the creek that runs behind my house. The water tends to rise a lot when we get our normal Louisiana thunderstorms and the front legs of the dock were broken when the dock rose too high on the water a fe...
| More Sports Board|| 40 Year Old Stalking Rex Chapman - dgtiger3 on 3/13/14 at 1:27 pm|
I know not everyone ventures over to the SEC Rant, and I actually saw this on Twitter.
It's one of the funniest sports stories I have seen in a while, I'm still laughing about it a day later. If you haven't read yet, the 'Nators' certainly will not disappoint.
| More Sports Board|| NY Times article about Stuart Scott's battle with cancer. - dgtiger3 on 3/12/14 at 12:10 am|
Sad to see someone who was a fixture of your adolescent life struggle like this. Keep up the fight Stuart :bow:
[quote]Scott’s fight co...
| Pelicans Talk|| Tracking Anthony Davis' greatness (ESPN Insider) - dgtiger3 on 2/26/14 at 6:00 pm|
I know Chicken doesn't like too much copying and pasting of pay articles, here is a summary of the best points of the article.
[quote]At every point since he enrolled at Kentucky, Davis has been ahead of his peers at the same age. Remember, Davis and Kevin Durant are the lone two freshmen to win ...
| More Sports Board|| Guy gets DQ'd out of $1.3 Million at Gulfstream Park on Saturday. (Horse Racing) - dgtiger3 on 2/25/14 at 5:44 pm|
Twitter Feed has been blowing up about this screwy story on a guy losing out on a $1.3 Million dollar jackpot because his horse got DQ'd 5-10 minutes after the race ...
| More Sports Board|| New Orleans can add 1(MLB, NHL, MLS), what do you choose? - dgtiger3 on 2/21/14 at 2:54 pm|
New Orleans higher ups announce the city is looking to add another major sports franchise to the city and asks for input on what sport the residents of the Gulf Region would like to add, what would be your choice?
My first instinct was to say MLB, because it is my favorite sport, but after furth...
| More Sports Board|| This is what is wrong with the modern sports fan - dgtiger3 on 2/20/14 at 10:43 pm|
No In-Game or reaction threads for a great basketball game (Duke-UNC), but five mother frickers racing to be the first one to start a damn thread about whether or not some college kids should storm the court after beating a Top 5 team in the country. Smdh.
| More Sports Board|| NBA All Star Saturday Night Odds and Predictions. - dgtiger3 on 2/15/14 at 3:52 pm|
Was checking out the odds for tonight's All Star Saturday Night.
2014 Sprite Slam Dunk Contest Odds
Slam Dunk Contest
• Paul George, Indiana Pacers: 9-5
• Terrence Ross, Toronto Raptors: 53-20
• Ben McLemore, Sacramento Kings: 7-2
• John Wall, Washington Wizards: 5-1
• Damian Lillar...
| Gaming Board|| Something every older Sports Gamer can relate to... - dgtiger3 on 2/13/14 at 6:22 pm|
Got this text from a buddy this morning, I thought it was pretty damn funny, so I had to share.
That awkward moment, when you create a player on a game, using your real birthday
....and realize you are a 28 year old Rookie.
| More Sports Board|| Steve Nash "Approaching the Finish Line." Documentary - dgtiger3 on 2/13/14 at 2:31 pm|
Really interesting piece on Grantland. A camera crew is following Steve Nash around to document the struggles he faces as his career comes to an end, trying to still prove that he is worth his contract. Something that any athlete can relate to, on the largest of scales.
| Olympics Board|| US Snowboarder Jamie Anderson says "Tinder is Next Level in Olympic Village" - dgtiger3 on 2/13/14 at 12:28 pm|
[quote]"Tinder in the Olympic Village is next level. It’s all athletes! In the mountain village it’s all ...
| Tiger Rant|| Florida's band was just playing "Neck" - dgtiger3 on 2/8/14 at 12:19 pm|
Dammit this is why we can't have nice things. ...
| LSU Recruiting Board|| If LSU lands Adoree on NSD. (PP7 effect) - dgtiger3 on 1/31/14 at 6:04 pm|
If LSU lands Adoree Jackson on National Signing Day, does that start to solidify Patrick Peterson's spot next to Kevin Faulk as the most impactful players in LSU history from a recruiting standpoint?
The guy is idolized and respected by so many of his peers, veterans (Deion), and millions of high...
| Outdoor Board|| Strange Fish caught off Louisiana coast? - dgtiger3 on 1/27/14 at 10:44 am|
Saw a friend shared a picture from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Angler Education page about a strange fish caught off of the Louisiana coast. I had never seen it before and I knew someone on here would be able to identify it.
Sorry if Germans, I searched last 4 pages on this board.
| Fantasy Sports Board|| My idea for a more in depth and engaging fantasy baseball league. - dgtiger3 on 1/20/14 at 3:07 pm|
My friends and I have been hashing out ideas for a more serious Fantasy Baseball League. I had a few ideas that I thought I could get some quality feedback from some of the posters on this board.
It's a little lengthy but here are some of the main points.
-The league will use players real life ...
| Music Board|| Qello the HD Concerts app - dgtiger3 on 1/17/14 at 10:35 pm|
Was just messing around with my PS3 and saw they had this app with a 15 day free trial. Seems really interesting I was wondering if anyone had tried it out.
Here is a review from Maxim. ...
| More Sports Board|| Red Lightning was on Cowherds show this morning. - dgtiger3 on 1/12/14 at 12:58 pm|
Apparently he made a rap video a few years back. Here is the interview [link=(http://youtu.be/4L8iPos4JjY)]LINK[/link]...
| Coaching Changes|| If this week proves anything... - dgtiger3 on 12/13/13 at 8:58 pm|
It's that the myth I've heard for years about LSU fans care way more about Bama than Bama fans care about LSU is well...simply a myth.
I'm sure there was a time where that was not the case but for the last 8 or 9 years both schools have been constantly trying to knock the other off the top of the...
| More Sports Board|| Early lines for next weekends Championship games. - dgtiger3 on 11/30/13 at 11:03 pm|
Seen a few reports on twitter. Nothing yet confirmed.
ACC - FSU -27.5 vs Duke.
Big 10 - OSU -1.5 vs MSU.
SEC - MIZZ -3.5 vs Auburn
Saw a conflicting report that SEC game will be close to a pick. All this coming from people very tied to the business. ...
| More Sports Board|| Who wins SEC Coach of the Year? - dgtiger3 on 11/30/13 at 10:06 pm|
Gus, Pinkel, and Franklin all have legit cases. ...
| Pelicans Talk|| One week into the season, opinions on the rebrand so far. - dgtiger3 on 11/6/13 at 11:50 pm|
Overall I think most of us would agree that most aspects of the rebrand have been overwhelmingly positive.
The logos and color scheme are great, I admitingly was a little underwhelmed when the uniforms were unveiled but they really look great in action. Imo. The home whites are so much better t...
| Pelicans Talk|| Anyone else having trouble finding a Pelicans hat they like? - dgtiger3 on 10/29/13 at 12:50 pm|
As much as it has pained me I have been holding out on purchasing a cap, hoping that a new wave of gear would come out around the time the season tipped off. But it seems that finding a solid Pelicans hat is about as difficult to find as a Hornets one was over the years. I typically only wear the ...
| More Sports Board|| Who keeps their job longer, Lane Kiffin or Mack Brown? - dgtiger3 on 9/8/13 at 12:35 am|
I have a feeling this will be a fascinating topic of discussion all season long.