Stanley Cup Playoffs - Monday Eastern Conference Recap

Stanley Cup Playoffs – Monday Eastern Conference Recap

The City of Columbus was excited to host its first NHL Playoff game in nearly five years. They sold their remaining tickets at 7am with the lines starting at 5am.

The crowd was electric, and they had the Penguins on the ropes early. Columbus scored on two of its first three shots.

Boone Jenner and Jack Johnson sent Nationwide Arena into a frenzy as they scored just seconds apart, just minutes…

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NFL 32/32 Draft Needs: 21/32 Washington Redskins

#NFL 32/32 #Draft Needs: 21/32 #Washington #Redskins

The Washington Redskins finished last in the NFC East and are looking to go from worst to first. This division is always in a flux and the Redskins might have an opportunity to do so. During the off season, they were incredibly active in singing players to plug the holes they needed in the team, mainly because they only have six draft picks this year and their first pick isn’t until the beginning…

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Stanley Cup Playoffs - Monday Western Conference Recap

#StanleyCupPlayoffs - Monday #WesternConference #Recap

The streak of an overtime game per day may be gone, but it restarted Monday night in Minneapolis. The Wild were on the ropes and switched out goalies, going with Darcy Kuemper.

The young goaltender replaced Ilya Bryzgalov, after Bryz went 0-2 in Colorado. With the hopes of closing the gap in the series, the Wild came out with all the momentum.

In a scoreless game through regulation, both teams…

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Q&A With Angels Pitcher Hector Santiago

Q&A With #Angels Pitcher Hector Santiago

Hector Santiago is a left handed pitcher that became part of the Los Angeles Angels 5-man starting rotation this past offseason. He ended up in Anaheim as part of a 3 team trade on December 10, 2013 that involved the Chicago White Sox (his former team), the the Arizona Diamondbacks, and the Los Angeles Angels. The Angels received Tyler Skaggs along with Santiago, while the White Sox received Adam…

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NFL 32/32 Draft Needs: 20/32 Green Bay Packers

#NFL 32/32 #Draft Needs: 20/32 #GreenBay #Packers

The Green Bay Packers are a team that has been in playoff contention for many years to add into their rich history. Last season, the Packers had a scary moment when starting quarterback Aaron Rodgers went down with an injury. Their offense was not the same while he was out. In week 17, in a must win game for the Packers, Aaron Rodgers returned and took them to the playoffs only to have them lose…

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The Good and The Bad of Terrelle Pryor Going to the Seahawks

The #Good and The #Bad of Terrelle Pryor Going to the #Seahawks

The Raiders finally found someone who was interested in Pryor’s talents enough to give up a seventh round draft pick. Even though it isn’t an ideal fit for Pryor to start like he wanted, it is a trade and the Raiders most likely were looking on getting something for him instead of waiting for something that he may have wanted to happen. There is always good sides to trade and bad sides.

The Good:…

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Boston Marathon: First American Male Winner Since 1983

#BostonMarathon: First #American Male Winner Since 1983

It’s been a year since the bombings, and despite that, it still went strong this year. Meb Keflezighi, 38, has a range of achievements for running. He won the silver medal in the 2004 Olympics for the marathon, and won the New York Marathon on 2009. A few years later he won fourth place in the summer Olympics of 2012 and now he can add the Boston Marathon to his list of achievements, finishing at…

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Terrell Pryor Goes To The Seahawks

Terrell Pryor Goes To The #Seahawks

Terrelle Pryor was not happy in Oakland; he wanted to get traded and today his wish came true. But it was not expected for the Seahawks to pick him up. Now it’s official, the Raiders sent Pryor to the Seahawks for a 7th round pick.

Oakland drafted Pryor to be their franchise quarterback but things did not go the right way when Pryor became inconsistent. By the end of last season, he was benched…

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NFL Offseason Update: New York Jets Offense

#NFL Offseason Update: #NewYork #Jets Offense

This offseason has lead to a new look New York Jets offense. They have spent time investing in almost all the skill positions on offense this offseason. Their big name acquisitions included a new QB in Michael Vick, a new RB in Chris Johnson, and a new WR in Eric Decker. Last year, their QB was Geno Smith, their RB was Bilal Powell for most of the year, and their top WR was Jeremy Kerley. So this…

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Monday Stanley Cup Playoff One-Liners

Monday #StanleyCupPlayoffs One-Liners

With the Stanley Cup playoffs kicking into full gear, here are some things to know heading into this weeks games.

  • The home team won every game so far in the Western half of the bracket.
  • Montreal is the only team to go up three games to none, and has a chance to close out the series at home Tuesday night.
  • Blackhawks defenseman Brent Seabrook will miss the next three games for this hit on David…

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