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Jul
23
2017

Final Thoughts on the 2017 British Open : Jordan Spieth draws comparisons to all-time greats with British Open win.

Anytime you’re mentioned in the same sentence as Jack Nicklaus you are doing something right. Jordan Spieth after his stirring British Open win became the 2nd youngest player to win win 3 legs of the Grand Slam. Only Jack Nicklaus accomplished this feat at a younger age. Jordan Spieth doesn’t hit the furthest, or the …

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Jul
16
2017

2017 British Open Preview: The Top 10 Contenders.

Back to the British Open, the 3rd Major of the year. Who are the top contenders? Here we go. The British Open heads back to Royal Birkdale for the first time since 2008. 1. Rory Mcilory There doesn’t seem to be an overwhelming favorite into the British Open this year. In-game live betting won’t be easy, …

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Jun
21
2017

2017 NBA Mock Drafts for the June 22 Draft

The NBA draft kind of snuck up on us didn’t it? Thursday June 22 is the NBA draft so let gather up some mock draft links to find out where your favorite player may be heading. USA Today Mock Draft DraftExpress Mock Draft CBSSportsline Mock Draft FoxSports Mock Draft Make sure you follow the All …

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Jun
18
2017

Final Thoughts on the 2017 U.S. Open : With U.S. Open win, Brooks Koepka looks like a future star.

There are some major winners, that just have look of one hit wonder. They caught lightening in a bottle for a week. Brooks Koepka has only 1 PGA tour win, but he’s currently ranked in the top 25 in the world. This is not a one hit wonder. Koepka took control of the U.S. Open …

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Jun
13
2017

Looking at each College World Series Participant.

One of the more underrated events in the world of sports is the College World Series. This year’s even is full of power house programs. 2 ACC teams made the field… The Louisville Cardinals who have been one of the best teams the entire season, and Florida State. The Noles are trying to get Mike …

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Jun
13
2017

How did Oregon St baseball allow a sex offender on it’s baseball team?

Good evening ACC fans. As we wind down the college baseball season and ACC fans rooting for Louisville and Florida State in Omaha, there is a situation that has come to a head with Oregon State. Now, for those who do not follow college baseball or Oregon State allow me to explain. You see, Oregon …

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Jun
11
2017

2017 U.S. Open Preview: The Top 10 Contenders.

The U.S. Open heads to Erin Hills in Erin, Wisconsin this week. It’s a U.S. Open. You better be long, straight, and make a lot of pars. 1. Dustin Johnson  Dustin Johnson has cooled a bit since his red-hot play from February and March. That said he’s still the World’s number 1 player, is still …

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May
21
2017

NCAA Baseball Bracket Projections for May 21, 2017

As the college baseball season starts winding down, it’s time to check out where your favorite college baseball team will end up, who is hosting, and who still has work to do to get into the field. I’ll be checking on these links and posting updates every week. Here’s are some of the latest bracket …

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May
14
2017

NCAA Baseball Bracket Projections for May 14, 2017

As the college baseball season starts winding down, it’s time to check out where your favorite college baseball team will end up, who is hosting, and who still has work to do to get into the field. I’ll be checking on these links and posting updates every week. Here’s are some of the latest bracket …

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May
07
2017

NCAA Baseball Bracket Projections for May 7, 2017

  As the college baseball season starts winding down, it’s time to check out where your favorite college baseball team will end up, who is hosting, and who still has work to do to get into the field. I’ll be checking on these links and posting updates every week. Here’s are some of the latest …

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May
07
2017

The NHL has the best playoffs…. and it’s not even close

Good Sunday to you ACC fans, I know very few of you readers out there actually care about the NHL playoffs. Let’s be honest, the majority of the ACC resides in areas where the NHL has little or no impact on the sports landscape. There are a few exceptions, Pittsburgh, Boston, Syracuse, and Washington (I …

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Apr
28
2017

@MattZemek admonishes ESPN for ruthless and heartless approach to their layoffs.

For years I’ve respected the work @MattZemek as a honest and thoughtful sports media member. He is currently Co-editor of @FanRag_U, and I highly recommend you check out that sports site https://www.fanragsports.com/. He had a series of tweets that I think accuracy conveys what many of us thought about the layoffs at ESPN. So many aspects of the ESPN …

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Apr
26
2017

@awfulannouncing keeping a list of those laid off by ESPN.

There is sad news out of ESPN today. Many of their best journalists and personalities are being let go. We knew this day was coming, as it was widely reported. Some of those affected are shocking – from Brett McMurphy @McMurphyESPN – one of the most respected college football insiders to  Danny Kannell @dannykanell – who we called a …

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Apr
21
2017

The Chicago #Blackhawks Get Swept – WTF is next?

  Well, LOL. The Chicago Blackhawks get swept by the Nashville Predators. In what world does this happen? Where in the hell was Jonathan Toews, Patrick Kane, Artemi Panarin, or Brent Seabrook?  These guys are some of the highest paid players in the the National Hockey League (Toews, Kane, and Seabrook make just under a …

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Apr
09
2017

Final Thoughts on the 2017 Masters : Sergio Garcia’s perseverance pays off as he wins First Major.

Sergio Garcia has finally won his first major. It was an exercise in perseverance. Since he burst on to the scene back in 1999, he seem destined to win major championships. As time went on, it seem destined that he would never win one. I said this about Garcia after last year’s Open Championship. Poor …

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Apr
03
2017

Podcast – @Hokiesmash_ASD & @TalkinACCSports talk Frozen Four and Gonzaga/UNC with @WillsWorldMN and @JoeMicik

@Hokiesmash_ASD and @TalkinACCSports preview a couple huge events this week. We are joined by two great friends of the podcast @WillsWorldMN of accnation.net and @JoeMicik of the bracketyard.com. Do yourself a favor, and check out their sites. To download the audio file of this podcast, please go here. In addition you can subscribe to the Podcast on ITUNES to get the quickest updates! You …

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