Saturday, April 30, 2011

saturday night's all right for racing

kyle busch wins another spring race in richmond leading 236 of the 400 laps. carl edwards still has the points lead with a fifth place finish. jimmie johnson finished 8th and is still second in the points, 9 back. cmon jimmie

Wednesday, April 27, 2011

bruins claw out habs while lignings zaps penguins

the boston bruins knocked out the montreal canadiens 4-3 in overtime and the series in seven games. they will play the flyers in round two in a rematch from last year. last year philly came back from 0-3 down to win that series.

meanwhile the tampa bay ligning came back from 1-3 down in their series with the pittsburgh penguins to win the series 4-3 after winning game 7 1-0. quite the series on both. the lightning will play the capitals.

Tuesday, April 26, 2011

canucks knock out champs, boy was it close

alex burrows of the canucks knocked out the chicago blackhawks in overtime and will face nashville in the second round after winning 2-1 in o.t. and the series 4-3. they finnaly beat the hawks in the playoffs and almost choked after going up three games to none. congrats to them. as i said they will play nashville in the second round and the other west semi match up is san jose vs detroit.
flyers rattle sabres

the philadelphia flyers knock out the buffal sabres four games to htree with a commanding 5-2 win in philly. even though the flyers had goalie issues throughout the series, they had it tonight. congrats to them.

Monday, April 25, 2011

sharks take bite out of kings

after surviving a 5 minute penalty to end the third and into overtime, the san jose sharks win game 6 4-3 in ot and win the series four games to two over the los angeles kings. the kings battled hard in the series i thought. anyways congrats to the sharks.

Sunday, April 24, 2011

predators eat ducks for dinner

the nashville predators are moving to the second round for the first time ever with a 4-2 win in game six and a 4-2 series win. it was a back and forth series and a back and forth game tonight. congrats to nashville

Saturday, April 23, 2011

rangers get capital punishment

with as 3-1 win, the washington capitals beat the new york rangers in game 5 and win the series 4 games to one. washington i think owned the series. who they will face will be decided later on.

Wednesday, April 20, 2011

detroit put coyotes to sleep

with a 6-3 win, the detroit red wings complete a four game sweep of the phoenix coyotes. couple of games were pretty close, but detroit came out on top. tonight MAY have been the final game in phoenix, pending the ownership situation. who knose, come october they could still be in phooenix or in winnipeg. we will see. anyways congrats to detroit.

Sunday, April 17, 2011

a close finish at the aarons 499 jimmie johnson ,with a helpful push from dale earnhardt jr, won the aarons 499 by .002 over clint bowyer, while junior finished 4th, bowyer was 2nd and jeff gordon was third. johnson moved up to second in the points 5 points behind carl edwards, while junior moved to third in the points 19 behinde edwards.

Wednesday, April 13, 2011

nhl playoffs set to begin the nhl playoffs begin with 5 games opening - chicago at vancouver, nyrangers at washington, phoenix at detroit, nashville at anaheim and tampa bay at pittsburgh. tomorrow los angeles at san jose, buffalo at philadelphia and montreal at boston round out the openers. let the chase for stanley begin.

Saturday, April 09, 2011

samsung mobile 500 matt kenseth ran away with this one leading 169 laps in winning his first race in 77 races. clint bowyer also had a good car and finishes 2nd. carl edwards finsihed 3rd and is now the new points leader with 256 pts. kyle busch is 9 back and mat kenseth and jimmie johnson is tied for third 13 point back. next race is a week tomorrow in talladega.

Monday, April 04, 2011

uconn huskies ncaa champions the university of conneticut huskies are 2011 ncaa champions with a 53-41 win over the butler bulldogs. i never saw the game. looked like it was a good game. i was hoping butler would win though. anyways congrats to uconn

Saturday, April 02, 2011

then there was one it will be uconn vs butler for the ncaa championship game on monday night. uconn hung on to beat kentycky 56-55 and butler beat VCU 70-62. it will be a good one for sure.

Friday, April 01, 2011

baseball season day 2 - no fooling first full night of baseball began with 6 day games. got hte seattle at oakland game on now with seattle leading 6-2 after 8 innings. i watched some of the toronto vs minnesota game with the jays winning 13-3. a great day today. no fooling either.