| Pelicans Talk|| Pelicans Talk Pre-Lottery Top 10 - dgtiger3 on 5/20/13 at 2:03 pm|
Lots of high hopes for tomorrows lottery, but I feel like as long as we stay in the Top 5 we are going to get a great player for our franchise moving forward.
We are about 5 weeks out from the actual draft, if you are the one making the decisions in the Front Office how do you rank the Top 10 pro...
| Pelicans Talk|| Tank for Wiggins? - dgtiger3 on 5/14/13 at 2:55 pm|
The best prospect since Kevin Durant? LOL, I'm kidding of course, but maybe I'm not......
| O-T Lounge|| Manti Te'o's fake girlfriend makes Maxim Hot 100 - dgtiger3 on 5/9/13 at 10:29 am|
[quote]Coming in at number 69 — and beating out celebrities such as Jessica Chastain, Emma Roberts and Zooey Deschanel — Maxim has named the football star's imaginary girlfriend to its coveted list of hottest women of the year. Former Disney star Miley Cyrus took the number one spot.[/quote]
| Pelicans Talk|| Revisiting the Pondexter for Vasquez deal - dgtiger3 on 5/9/13 at 8:45 am|
Interesting little Insider article I saw posted this morning.
On Christmas Eve 2011, the same day Oklahoma City waived Nate Robinson in a move they surely now regret, Memphis and New Orleans orchestrated a deal that swapped guard Greivis Vasquez for forward Quincy Pondexter. Coincidentally...
| Money Talk|| Best option for a Teachers retirement plan in Louisiana. - dgtiger3 on 5/1/13 at 10:10 pm|
So my wife and I have been married for 4 years, she is 25 I am 27 and after making most of our first major purchases over the past year, house, vehicle, our first child (lol), we are at a point financially were we want to start aggressively exploring our options for saving towards retirement.
| More Sports Board|| Reilly: Steph Curry may be the best shooter basketball has seen since the Pistol - dgtiger3 on 4/29/13 at 9:36 pm|
I don't usually give Reilly the time of day with his troll pieces but this short article on Curry was worth the read.
I saw Maravich in person. Nobody could shoot like Pistol. He could get his shot of...
| More Sports Board|| NBA Playoff Pick 4 - dgtiger3 on 4/20/13 at 1:06 pm|
A contest some friends and I started two years ago, Pick 4 teams and you get a point for every win your teams accumulate.
1- (1 or 2 seed)
1- (3 or 4 seed)
1- (5 or 6 seed)
1- (7 or 8 seed)
(1)Heat v (8)Bucks
(4)Nets v (5)Bulls
(3)Pacers v (6)Hawks
(2)Knicks v (7)...
| More Sports Board|| Bubba says viewer input not OK - dgtiger3 on 4/13/13 at 3:10 pm|
[quote]AUGUSTA, Ga. -- Defending champion Bubba Watson bristled Saturday at the idea a TV viewer can change the course of the Masters by calling in with their observations, saying "it shouldn't be allowed."
Watson, after shooting a third-round 70 on Saturday to climb to 2 over, said unlike the TV...
| O-T Lounge|| Best Smartphone repair in BR? - dgtiger3 on 4/8/13 at 1:25 pm|
So I didnt put insurance on my new Note 2 I bought in January because I have had an iPhone since 2007 and never had any problems other than 1 cracked screen that I paid $100 to get fixed. Well while I was helping someone move furniture this morning I apparently applied too much pressure to the scre...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Baseball Dynasty Keeper League (Thoughts?) - dgtiger3 on 4/6/13 at 3:46 pm|
A few of us realized we were kinda bored with just our one normal 14 team league we have been doing for years and wanted to come up with a Fantasy Baseball League for our biggest baseball nerd friends. So we have actually decided to put together a Dynasty League that I have got a few ideas from vari...
| More Sports Board|| NCAA Tournament Has Highest First Week Ratings in 23 years. - dgtiger3 on 3/26/13 at 9:26 am|
Was talking to a buddy about the Tournament Sunday evening and we both mentioned how we felt like we watched it more this year than in the past, particularly the second round (third round).
Sure there were a few blowouts but there were just enough almost upsets and close games to keep you drawn in...
| More Sports Board|| Official I'm Taking Off Work to Watch the Tourney Thread - dgtiger3 on 3/20/13 at 1:04 pm|
Got the day off all day tomorrow, Can't wait! ...
| More Sports Board|| The Official NCAA Tournament Bet Thread - dgtiger3 on 3/18/13 at 7:18 pm|
I have seen many people post lines throughout the numerous other NCAA Tournament threads, so I have started this thread in an effort to keep all the gambling talk for the tournament in one thread (similar to the Bowl Game Bet Thread).
Happy Tourney Time!
| More Sports Board|| Lunardi's latest bracketology (Region of Death) - dgtiger3 on 3/17/13 at 8:53 am|
So I was gazing over Lunardi's latest predictions this morning and couldn't help but notice what would be the absolute region of death.
I will list you the seeds he currently has in the South Region along with their respective KenPom rating.
1.Duke (KenPom 5)
| More Sports Board|| Most underrated sports day of the year. - dgtiger3 on 3/14/13 at 10:38 am|
Thursday and Friday of conference tournaments are the most underrated two days of sports of the year. Don't get me wrong, I absolutely love the opening weekend of the Tournament, but today is just as good with most of these teams fighting for a chance to just make the big dance.
| More Sports Board|| 3/14/2013 Basketball, Hockey, Soccer and All sports Bet thread - dgtiger3 on 3/14/13 at 8:20 am|
Huge slate of games today!
Should be a lot of fun!
| More Sports Board|| Let the Madness begin! Conference Tourney's start today (3-5-13) - dgtiger3 on 3/5/13 at 10:28 am|
Winthrop and Radford tip off in half an hour to start the Big South Tournament and officially kick off Conference Tournament season!
| More Sports Board|| Conference Realignment To Date - dgtiger3 on 2/28/13 at 8:42 pm|
I was looking back at the changes made in college sports as far as Conference Realignment over the past few years and what teams have seemed like a natural fit and what teams still feel a little out of place.
I would say Colorado in the Pac12 followed by TCU in Big 12.
| Gaming Board|| I Racing or NASCAR IL? - dgtiger3 on 2/25/13 at 4:58 pm|
Always get the itch to play a racing game (stock car specifically) this time of year, just curious if anyone on here plays any?
I have never been much of a PC gamer but I Racing looks like everything I would want as far as an online racer. Only worry I have is finding friends to play against.
| Food and Drink Board|| What is your favorite Louisiana Beer? - dgtiger3 on 2/12/13 at 6:26 pm|
Seems like over the last few years small local breweries have been popping up all over the state. I know there has been plenty of discussion about the different beer that Louisiana breweries offer on this board, but looking through the search I couldn't find a thread dedicated to hearing what every...
| More Sports Board|| Astros Fan from BR one of 50 finalists for MLB Fan Cave - dgtiger3 on 2/11/13 at 2:55 pm|
Jay Ducote, who runs a food blog in Baton Rouge is one of the 50 finalists for this years MLB Fan Cave. Pretty cool guy I met a few years back just trying to get him some more v...
| Food and Drink Board|| Angry Orchard - dgtiger3 on 2/10/13 at 6:12 pm|
Anyone bought this anywhere in BR? Went to a few places that didn't have it, was drinking this in Vegas a few weeks back on the rocks with two shots of Fireball whiskey, pretty good change of pace, easy to sip on drink...
| More Sports Board|| 1-14-2014 Basketball Bet Thread: No Catchy Subtitles Just Winning Edition - dgtiger3 on 1/14/13 at 11:16 am|
Time to get back on the grind today.
| Tiger Rant|| CBB tweet I saw that I find funny as an LSU fan. - dgtiger3 on 1/10/13 at 10:11 am|
It was regarding a Professional sports bettor who was talking about the importance of betting on teams with good coaches who put their teams in position to win games.
[quote]Pro bettor Ron Boyles on EOG Sports Hour on CBB coaches he likes to back: Dunphy (Temple), Marshall (Wichita), Beilein (Mic...
| Food and Drink Board|| Foreign Red Wines - dgtiger3 on 1/4/13 at 11:24 pm|
So my wife and I have become quite the wine drinkers over the past few years. What once was a 1 bottle a week household now seems to be 2 or 3 bottles a week. She will occasionally drink a white wine but when it comes to buying a bottle for us to share we almost always choose a Cab. I have always...
| More Sports Board|| HS slugger hits 515 foot homerun at showcase.(video in link) - dgtiger3 on 1/2/13 at 6:25 pm|
High school kid hits a 515 foot homerun at Marlins Park in Miami, at a showcase.
Same showcase that Bryce Harper hit his 507 foot bomb when he was in high ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Anywhere nice open tonight in Baton Rouge? - dgtiger3 on 1/1/13 at 5:12 pm|
Looking for a nice night on the town tonight with my wife, we don't have any family that live close so we have a rare night where the grandparents are taking care of our son tonight. First two choices I've called, Juban's and Stroube's, both are closed tonight. Any suggestions?
| More Sports Board|| MLB Shop end of the year sale. - dgtiger3 on 12/27/12 at 1:01 pm|
Went to look for some new Astros gear and noticed that the MLB Shop is having a end of year sale, pretty much everything is 25% off, which isn't too shabby of a deal.
| More Sports Board|| Basketball Bet Thread 12-27-2012 - dgtiger3 on 12/27/12 at 11:38 am|
Small Lineup today, but we do get some college action again.
| More Sports Board|| Basketball Bet Thread 12-22-2012 - dgtiger3 on 12/22/12 at 8:40 am|
Will be on the road today, but will be posting a few plays on the day games around noon.
Goodluck today guys. :cheers:...