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04/18/14
Night Moves....Good Old Hockey Game

The NHL playoffs were featured prominently on the 11:00pm ET editions of ESPN's "SportsCenter" and FS1's "Fox Sports Live" last night. ESPN led with five MLB reports, but it was only approximately ten minutes into the broadcast before they aired Blues-Blackhawks highlights. FS1 led their broadcast w ...

04/18/14
Aston Villa Faces Potential Takeover

Sources said that an "American consortium fronted by two billionaires" wants to buy Aston Villa from former Browns Owner Randy Lerner for about US$340M "but will withdraw from the deal" if the club is relegated from the EPL. This comes as fans of the club "have become frustrated with the current r ...

04/18/14
Final Jeopardy....

“Who was Franklin Pierce ?” Correct responses to the “Madden Cover Men” category: For $200: “Who are the Titans?” For $400: “Who is Brett Favre ?” For $600: “Who is Ray Lewis ?” For $800: “Who is Michael Vick ?&rdqu ...

04/18/14
Final Jeopardy!

Last night’s “Final Jeopardy!” category was “19th Century Presidents.” “Good looks weren't enough as he became the only full-term President rejected in a bid for his party’s second term nomination.” Last night’s edition of “Jeopardy!& ...

04/18/14
Reebok, Bruins Opening Pop-Up Shop

The "first Bruins pop-up shop" will open this afternoon outside TD Garden "as part of a partnership between the team and Reebok," and it will stay open through the end of tonight's Stanley Cup Playoff game against the Red Wings. Reebok Dir of Merchandise/NHL & MLB Apparel Keith Leach said ...

04/18/14
Power Outage At SAP Center

A power outage at SAP Center last night "darkened the arena" shortly before 7:00pm PT, "about 45 minutes before the scheduled start of the opening game" of the Kings-Sharks Stanley Cup Playoff series. The "bowl of the building was only in total darkness for less than a minute before generators kicke ...

04/18/14
Curtis Granderson Name Atop Univ. Of Illinois-Chicago's New Ballp ...

Mets CF Curtis Granderson last night threw out the ceremonial first pitch for the Univ. of Illinois-Chicago's game against Wright State at Curtis Granderson Stadium. Granderson helped fund the school's $10M ballpark, which features "a priceless view of the Chicago skyline beyond the center field w ...

04/18/14
Els Urges Support For Autism Charity

Golfer  Ernie Els  is encouraging fans attending the second round of the PGA Tour RBC Heritage on Friday in Hilton Head, S.C., to wear blue in support his Els For Autism charity, "which raises money for those affected by autism." Golfers and caddies will be wearing blue-and-white pins to r ...

04/18/14
Weekend Events....

FRIDAY ESPN VP/Production for College Networks Stephanie Druley and broadcaster Joe Tessitore will take part in a panel discussion on the launch of the SEC Network at Auburn Univ. SATURDAY USTA Serves will host its first Warrior and Family Tennis Day of the year at the Harlem Armory ...

04/18/14
Quick Hits....

“We did not create this playoff to avoid scrutiny or avoid contention. We created it because fans wanted more football and they wanted a bracket” – College Football Playoff Exec Dir  Bill Hancock  ( OKLAHOMAN, 4/18 ). “Your experience of a game is not just goin ...

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