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Thursday, February 04, 2016

OT: Soccer Thread - February 2016

Coming up in the month of February:

Man City v. Leicester (2/6)
USWNT Olympic Qualifying (2/10 - 2/21)
Juventus v. Napoli (2/13)
Arsenal v. Leicester and Man City v. Spurs (2/14)
The return of the Champions League (starting 2/16)
Madrid Derby (2/27)
League Cup final (2/28)

Probably lots of other things I’m failing to remember.

Baldrick Posted: February 04, 2016 at 02:37 PM | 170 comment(s)
  Beats: football, off-topic, soccer

Wednesday, February 03, 2016

OT: Monthly NBA Thread - February 2016

I estimate only 10-12 Primates care about the NBA, but with our own thread, we won’t detract from what this site is really about: contract opt-outs and tanking (in baseball).

Link goes to the announcement of your 2016 NBA All-Star Game entertainment, Sting.

My name is Votto, and I love to get blotto Posted: February 03, 2016 at 01:43 PM | 760 comment(s)
  Beats: basketball, nba, ncaabb, off-topic

OT - College Football offseason thread (February - August 2016)

The home of everything from signing day to fall camp.

Lance Reddick! Lance him! Posted: February 03, 2016 at 01:06 AM | 25 comment(s)
  Beats: college football, off-topic

Monday, January 04, 2016

OT: Soccer Thread - January 2016

I remain too lazy to map out the schedule.

No European play.
Transfer Window is open.
FA Cup action.
Capital One Cuppity-Cup Semi-final ties.
Bundesliga break ends Jan. 22.
USMNT Camp Cupcake 2016.

Sean Forman Posted: January 04, 2016 at 08:06 AM | 410 comment(s)
  Beats: football, off-topic, silly-season, soccer, transfer-window

Friday, January 01, 2016

OT: Monthly NBA Thread—January 2016

I estimate only 10-12 Primates care about the NBA, but with our own thread, we won’t detract from what this site is really about: what a guy pretending to be Joe Mauer thinks of the new Star Wars movie.


Sunday, December 06, 2015

OT - College Football Bowl Spectacular (December 2015 - January 2016)

December 31  12:00 PM  Peach Bowl             Houston v. Florida State
              4:00 PM  Orange Bowl            Oklahoma v. Clemson
              8:00 PM  Cotton Bowl            Michigan State v. Alabama

January 1     1:00 PM  Fiesta Bowl            Ohio State v. Notre Dame
              5:00 PM  Rose Bowl              Iowa v. Stanford
              8:30 PM  Sugar Bowl             Oklahoma State v. Ole Miss

January 11    8:30 PM  Championship Game      Orange winner v. Cotton winner
Lance Reddick! Lance him! Posted: December 06, 2015 at 05:04 PM | 758 comment(s)
  Beats: college football, off-topic

Wednesday, December 02, 2015

OT: Soccer Thread - December 2015

I’m still too lazy to map out the schedule.  You’ve got:

MLS Cup this weekend
Last week of Champions League Group Play
Club World Cup!!
Probably some FA Cup and other domestic cup play.
A Gazillion Premier League matches.
A needed respite from the USMNT.
Sackings Galore!!

Sean Forman Posted: December 02, 2015 at 08:34 AM | 441 comment(s)
  Beats: boxing-day, football, off-topic, soccer

Tuesday, December 01, 2015

OT: Monthly NBA Thread—December 2015

I estimate only 10-12 Primates care about the NBA, but with our own thread, we won’t detract from what this site is really about: how many square feet constitute a decent apartment, America-as-melting-pot, and Marc Anthony.

Athletic Supporter was shiny, now he's all rusted Posted: December 01, 2015 at 06:37 AM | 1954 comment(s)
  Beats: basketball, nba, off-topic

Monday, November 16, 2015

OTP - 2015 November 16: It’s not baseball, it’s politics

In 1951, Warren Spahn was on the way to becoming the winningest left-handed baseball pitcher. Will painted the scenario of a game when he was pitching for the Boston Braves against the New York Giants.

The Giants sent up to the plate a rookie who had yet to record his first big league hit. The rookie was Willie Mays.

“Spahn stood from the mound, 60 feet and six inches from home plate, and fired a bullet in. Mays crushed it,” Will said. “After the game, sports writers asked Spahn what happened. He said, ‘gentlemen, for the first 60 feet, that was a hell of a pitch.’ If it’s not good enough in baseball, it’s not good enough in government either.”

Bitter Mouse, Space Tyrant Posted: November 16, 2015 at 08:19 AM | 1902 comment(s)
  Beats: off-topic, politics

Monday, November 02, 2015

OT: Soccer in November 2015

I’m too lazy map out the schedule, but I know that USA starts their qualifying vs the Concacaf minnows.

Sean Forman Posted: November 02, 2015 at 02:15 PM | 160 comment(s)
  Beats: football, off-topic, soccer

Sunday, November 01, 2015

OT - November* 2015 College Football thread

Click to behold the majesty of the Miami-Duke finish represented by dotted lines.


* As it did last year, the November thread will run through Championship Week before being replaced by the Bowl Spectacular thread.

Lance Reddick! Lance him! Posted: November 01, 2015 at 12:16 PM | 1578 comment(s)
  Beats: college football, off-topic

Saturday, October 03, 2015

OT - October 2015 College Football thread

*asleep at the switch*

*wakes up*

Lance Reddick! Lance him! Posted: October 03, 2015 at 12:26 PM | 315 comment(s)
  Beats: college football, off-topic

Tuesday, September 01, 2015


 

 

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