Tuesday, 24 March 2009

AL West Preview: Angels and Demons

Can the Teixeira-less Angels compete with the top-notch prospects coming out of Oakland and Texas?
My Prediction1st: Los Angeles Angels...

Treehouse Fort Headlines For March 22 - "Hackybrack"

NCAA tournament news ... Rooney is Irish ambassador ... Manny swings cricket bat ... and "What Were They Thinking?"
A partial transcript of this week's BC Sports Treehouse Fort.Tuffy: Big losers in the first weekend of the NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament include Clemson, Illinois, and Wake Forest. Big winners include Gonzaga, Connecticut, and anyone not within shouting distance of Billy Packer.Suss: Connecticut basketball coach Jim Calhoun was not on the...

ACC: Almost a Complete Catastrophe In The NCAA Tournament

The ACC had a terrible first round, with four of their seven teams losing in the first round to lower seeds.
No one can argue that the Big East conference wasn't the strongest in the NCAA this year. Louisville, Connecticut, and Pittsburgh all nabbed #1 seeds in the Big Dance. #3 seeds Villanova and Syracuse have also shown that they have the talent and toughness (eg: Syracuse 127, UConn 117, 6 OT) needed to make it to the Final Four. However, one...

UW Outdogs The Bulldogs In NCAA Tournament

Mississippi State bows down to Washington.
The national pundits questioned how the University of Washington, an average outside shooting team, was going to deal with Mississippi State shot blocking center Jarvis Varnado. The Huskies responded with Jon Brockman, the bruiser of a center who took Varnado so completely off his game that he had more fouls than points three quarters of the way...

AL Central Preview: Anybody's Game

White Sox and Tigers and Twins -- oh my!
Over the past three years, four of the five teams in the AL Central have gone to the postseason. Each year, one team takes a step forward and then stumbles back. Is this the year that somebody finally dominates? Or will it be another photo finish?My Predictions:...