| 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|| re: Wake Forest Demon Deacons @ ULM Warhawks tomorrow 6 PM ESPNU - Augustus on 8/27/14 at 10:27 am|
New coach and new quarterback...let's gooooo!!!...
| 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|| re: Texas Chainsaw getting ANOTHER prequel (Leatherface as a teenager) - Augustus on 8/14/14 at 12:58 pm|
She was SMOKING HOT in True Detective....
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Power Rangers Movie is OFFICIAL with release date - Augustus on 8/14/14 at 11:58 am|
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Martin Lawrence Confirms 'Bad Boys 3' on Conan - Augustus on 8/14/14 at 11:50 am|
[quote]I'm in for this. Love the first two Bad Boys movies. And I hope Bay directs...Bad Boys are two movies I point at when people say MB can't make a good movie (others too, but especially the Bad Boys franchise). They're fun as hell.[/quote]
Agree completely. The Bad Boys movies are flicks that...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Power Rangers Movie is OFFICIAL with release date - Augustus on 8/14/14 at 11:45 am|
Maybe it's me, but I don't see how a King Arthur movie is considered huge competition for a Power Rangers reboot. It seems like they'd be going after two completely different demographics. ...
| 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|| re: ESPN East Forecast - Augustus on 8/11/14 at 2:48 pm|
[quote]5. Hornets 45-37[/quote]
| 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|| re: Rank the NFC South Defenses - Augustus on 8/11/14 at 12:05 pm|
[quote]I feel bad for any Panthers fan who is excited about Roman Harper[/quote]
I haven't met one yet. Most still hate him for his cheap shot on Smith a couple years ago. I think the consensus is hoping Robert Lester outplays him in preseason and takes his starting spot so we don't have to cheer...
| More Sports Board|| re: NBA schedule drops Wed. - Cavs/Heat, Wiz/Knicks, Warriors/Clips on Christmas - Augustus on 8/11/14 at 10:43 am|
[quote]they could do Lakers v. Bulls?
Yeah. Maybe Chicago/Lakers and OKC/Spurs for the last two....
| More Sports Board|| re: NBA schedule drops Wed. - Cavs/Heat, Wiz/Knicks, Warriors/Clips on Christmas - Augustus on 8/11/14 at 10:38 am|
You figure the Thunder will probably be involved somehow - NBA likes getting Durant on TV. Maybe the Bulls and someone for the fifth game?...
| 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|| re: Andrew Wiggins says he'd rather play in Minnesota - Augustus on 8/10/14 at 7:40 pm|
[quote]If he weren't being traded he wouldn't be saying this. He sees the pending trade as a personal attack on him.
His feelings are hurt and he feels slighted. Totally understandable. I hope he uses that as fuel to be great like we all hope he will become.[/quote]
Yeah, you have to kind of be ...
| 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 ...