Monthly Archives: July 2012

NBC is Doing a Terrible Job Covering the Olympics

It all started with the Opening Ceremony.  Yes, the Opening Ceremony was weird for those of us that are not from England, but in their defense, the Ceremony should be geared towards the host countries crowd.  The host country should … Continue reading

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Penn State Faced a Four-Year Death Penalty

When the Penn State University President, Rodney Erickson, was asked why they didn’t oppose all of the sanctions the NCAA handed down, he responded by telling reporters that he was given an ultimatum.  Either accept all of this punishment, or … Continue reading

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Thursday Sports Mashup

To the delight of Red Wings fans everywhere, Alex Semin signed with the Carolina Hurricanes on a 1 year, $7 Million deal.  To me this is a great pickup for Carolina, and even though I’m by no means a fan … Continue reading

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Monday Funday: A Big Day In Sports

The morning started off with a bang, obviously with the NCAA making a ridiculous ruling they had no business making.  Shortly thereafter, Michigan runningback Fitzgerald Toussaint was suspended indefinitely for getting arrested for a DUI.  Following suit, Sophomore defensive end … Continue reading

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Why The NCAA Should NOT Have Penalized Penn State.

On Monday morning the NCAA set a historic precedent in the world of college sports.  They dropped the hammer on Penn State.  They fined them $60 Million dollars, gave them a four-year postseason ban, docked them 10 scholarships per year, … Continue reading

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Shea Weber to Philly? We’ll Know In a Week

I was supposed to get home on Wednesday night, but a flight delay left me in beautiful Rochester, New York for another night.  This wouldn’t have been a terrible thing, if the plastic single mattress in the dorms hadn’t destroyed … Continue reading

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NHL Owners First CBA Proposal Released

Big news leaked out yesterday on the NHL front, big enough for me to take time out of my schedule in Rochester to write about it.  I first read it on the Puck Daddy Blog from Yahoo Sports, and the … Continue reading

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