Friday, May 18, 2012

NBA, NHL Playoffs Scores, NBA News, AL-MLB Scores & Summer Olympic News: 5/18, Vol 145, 1st Edt'n

Let me at a throne of mercy, find a sweet relief; kneeling there in deep contrition, help my unbelief…I’m calling you Savior, Savior….hear my humble cry! Good morning and welcome back to your Spiritual Sports Segment on Rhema Gospel Radio better than when you heard yesterday, I’m C.E.E.J.A.Y!  Here We Go!

Roy Hibbert was beast
in Game 3
The pivotal Game 3 was on in the National Basketball Association in the playoffs last night as the Indiana Pacers ran the Miami Heat out the Fieldhouse and literally spanked the Heat with Pacer Power 94-75 as George Hill lead the Pacers with 20 points and Roy Hibbert was a beast with 19 points and 18 big boy rebounds and the Heat was smacked in the mouth in the paint getting out rebounded 52-36 as the Pacers lead the series 2-1 and Dwayne Wade finished with his worst playoff performance ever with 5 point and a verbal spat with coach Eric Spoelstra and Game 2 was balling last night as the San Antonio Spur simply befuddled and embarrassed the Lob City Clippers 105-88 to take a commanding 2-0 series lead with 22 points from Tony Parker Chris Paul had a bad case of the coughs as he had 8 turnovers.

The National Hockey League continued their playoffs last night as well as they had a pivotal Game 3 to skate out on the iceeeee last night as the Phoenix Coyotes did their best to get their first win of the series, but came up a weeee bit short and lost by one goal 2-1to the LA Kings as David King and Anze Kopitar each scored a goal to give the Kings a convincing 3-0 series lead in the Western Conference Final.

Matt Bonner's Fan
For your NBA Quick Dribbles, a 12-year-old Texas boy who was suspended from school after shaving his head to resemble the face of Spurs forward Matt Bonner scored tickets to a playoff game and props from his favorite NBA player, NBA TV will celebrate the 20th anniversary of USA Basketball's iconic team, when the network premieres NBA TV's "The Dream Team" on Wednesday, June 13, and finally, after LA Lakers guard Steve Blake missed the game winning uncontested three pointer in Game 2 against the Oklahoma City, he and his wife Kristen, received threating tweets on their Twitter account… granted, I was personally upset, but it’s not that serious folks. Come on man!

There several day games yesterday in the American League in Major League Baseball as the Oakland A’s won by a run in 10 innings 5-4 over the Texas Rangers as Josh Reddick launched his 10th homer of the season, the Chicago White Sox muscled past the LA Angels 6-1 with Chris Sale getting his 4th win while striking out 7,it took 11 innings ,but the Cleveland Indians eked out a one run win 6-5 over the Seattle Mariners while the Minnesota Twins eked out a one run win over the Detroit Tigers 4-3 as Justin Morneau launched a 2 run homer, the Baltimore Orioles got past the Kansas City Royals 5-3 with Adam Jones’ 13th homer of the season, the  Boston Red Sox out swung the Tampa Rays 5-3 with Cody Ross’ 7 homer of the season and the New York Yankees crushed by the Toronto Blue Jays 4-1 with Jose Bautista launching his 10th homer of the season.

For your Summer London Olympic News, Finnish forward Jesse Joensuu's winning goal with nine seconds left lifted Finland past the United States 3-2 Thursday for a place in the semifinals of the hockey world championships, Britain's Olympic committee rescinded its lifetime bans for drug offenders Thursday, falling into line with the World Anti-Doping Agency after losing its battle to keep former drug cheats out of the London Games, Israeli officials were angry Thursday after the International Olympic Committee denied their request to hold a special tribute to the 11 Israeli team members killed by Palestinian terrorists at the 1972 Munich Games, and finally, Brazil's men's basketball team will be led by NBA players Nene, Leandro Barbosa, Tiago Splitter and Anderson Varejao when it returns to the Olympics for the first time in 16 years.

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NL-MLB Scores, Jonathan Vilma, Manny Pacquiao, Lawrence Taylor & NFL News: 5/18, Vol. 145, 2nd Edt'n

What a week, it has passed, every trial I'll outlast….bread of heaven, bread of heaven, feed me till I want no more!  Welcome back to your Spiritual Sports Segment on Rhema Gospel, I’m C.E.E.J.A.Y!

Lawrence Taylor Super Bowl
XXV Ring to be auctioned
The National League had a couple few day games in Major League Baseball as the Arizona Diamondbacks outlasted the Colorado Rockies 9-7 with Justin Upton’s homerun in the 9th inning, the defending champion St. Louis Cardinals was defeated by the San Francisco Giants 7-5, the Cincinnati Reds were befuddled by the New York Mets 9-4 as R. A. Dickey struck out 8 batters, the Pittsburgh Pirates knocked off the Washington Nationals 5-3 with 2 homeruns from Andrew McCutchen, the Miami Marlins were SHUT OUT and literally spanked by the Atlanta Braves 7-0 as Brandon Beachy threw a 5 hit shut-out to notch his 5th win, while the Philadelphia Phillies eked out a one run win against the Chicago Cubs 8-7 Carlos Ruiz bringing 3 RBI’s, the Milwaukee Brewers were SHUT OUT and blasted by the Houston Astros 4-0 with a homerun from Jed Lowrie and the LA Dodgers annihilated the San Diego Padres 8-4.

In sporting news, Jonathan Vilma of the New Orleans Saints, who has been suspended for the 2012-13 season, has sued Roger Goodell, the commissioner of the NFL for defamation, claiming the commissioner made false statements that tarnished his reputation and stifled his ability to earn a living playing football.  Vilma’s attorney, Peter Ginsberg, who filed the suit in U. S. District Court in New Orleans, stated “by suing Commissioner Goodell in court, Jonathan opted to use a fair playing field where he has procedural rights and protections to remedy the harm Commissioner Goodell has done to him.”

A day after a report from the allegedly claimed boxing champion Manny Pacquiao quoted a Bible verse from Leviticus calling for the death of a man who lies with a man; Pacquiao went on his boxing defense to clarify his comments.  Pacquiao, who opposes President Barack Obama’s support for gay marriage says he loves and supports gays and lesbians, even though he does not approve of gay marriage.

For your NFL Quick Hits, LeSean McCoy and the Philadelphia Eagles agreed to a five-year contract extension that runs through 2017 and the deal is worth $45 million, including $20,765,000 guaranteed, a league source told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter, New England Patriots wide receiver Wes Welker told the Boston Herald that he did not accept the one-year, $9.5 million deal because he was optimistic a long-term deal was imminent, but stated that negotiations have "gotten worse”, New York City police have decided not to bring charges against Chicago Bears wide receiver Brandon Marshall for an altercation outside a nightclub in March, according to Marshall's attorney, Harvey Steinberg, Oakland Raiders linebacker Rolando McClain has been sentenced to 180 days in jail for assault and other charges stemming from a fight in his hometown when he allegedly threatened to kill a man and fired a gun next to his head and was also fined $2,000, New York Jets nose tackle Kenrick Ellis, facing a felony charge for malicious wounding, reached a plea agreement Thursday in Hampton (VA) Circuit Court, according to sources and agreed to a misdemeanor assault and battery during a pre-trial hearing, the New York Jets and first-round pick Quinton Coples agreed to terms Thursday on a four-year contract, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers have signed placekicker Connor Barth to a four-year, $13.2 million contract and finally, New York Giants Hall of Fame linebacker Lawrence Taylor has put his Super Bowl XXV ring up for auction and as of late Thursday night, Taylor's ring received 20 bids, with the highest bid at $89,568…talk about bling, bling.

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Golden Boy Promotions, NASCAR, MLB, Torii Hunter & Roger Clemens News: 5/18, Vol. 145, 3rd Edt'n

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Roger Clemen's & his former
trainer at his perjury re-trial
For your quick news and notes, Golden Boy Promotions announced Thursday that it has signed two fighters to its growing roster, interim junior welterweight titlist Johan Perez of Venezuela and former amateur standout Julian Ramirez of Alhambra, CA, the new Chevrolet SS will replace the Impala in the Sprint Cup Series in 2013 debuting in its race configuration at the Daytona 500 as Chevrolet announced on Thursday and the return of the SS that will hit showroom floors as a 2014 model late in 2013, Jimmie Johnson's #48 team won the NASCAR Sprint Pit Crew Challenge, avenging last year's loss in the finals to Denny Hamlin's #11 team, the U.S. Amateur trophy is among artifacts missing after a burglar broke into the U.S. Golf Association Museum in northern New Jersey, Old Dominion is leaving the Colonial Athletic Association and joining Conference USA and the move will be effective July 1, 2013, school president John R. Broderick said in a release on Thursday, Laurie Fine, the wife of former Syracuse assistant basketball coach Bernie Fine, announced earlier this week in Geneva, N.Y., her intention to file a lawsuit in federal court against ESPN and two of its employees, saying she was libeled during the network's reporting of child sex abuse allegations against her husband, the Division I Men's Basketball Committee has selected Washington, D.C. to host the 2013 East Regional, SMU athletic director Steve Orsini was fired Thursday, just four weeks after he and the Mustangs hired Hall of Fame basketball coach Larry Brown, Notre Dame quarterback Tommy Rees pleaded not guilty Thursday to charges stemming from an incident in which police used pepper spray to subdue him after an off-campus party as he was charged with one count of battery, two counts of resisting law enforcement and one count of illegal consumption of alcohol by a minor, Alabama fan, Brian H. Downing, has been charged with sexual battery after authorities say he was captured on video performing the act on an unconscious LSU fan after the BCS Championship Game and was charged with one count each of sexual battery of a male victim and obscenity, the NCAA overhaul of its body of rules may call for the suspension of a head coach whose assistants commit violations, as well as a fine for a university up to five percent of its annual athletic budget, according to proposals discussed Monday at the Atlantic Coast Conference spring meetings, the NHL has suspended Phoenix Coyotes center Martin Hanzal for one game for his boarding penalty on Los Angeles Kings captain Dustin Brown in Game 2 of the Western Conference finals on Tuesday night, Tom Renney is out as coach of the Edmonton Oilers as the team announced on its Twitter feed Thursday that it won't renew Renney's contract, baseball's owners have approved changing the format of this year's AL and NL Division Series from a 2-2-1 format to a 2-3 format, giving the team with home-field advantage the last three games of the five-game series, in a surprising move, Blue Jays third baseman Brett Lawrie has dropped his appeal of a four-game suspension by Major League Baseball for throwing a batting helmet that bounced and hit an umpire and he has since apologized to home plate umpire Bill Miller, Brian McNamee, the chief prosecution witness in the Roger Clemens perjury trial, conceded Thursday he initially lied about his involvement with steroids, the Toronto Blue Jays have sent struggling first baseman Adam Lind to the minors, the Oakland Athletics have placed third baseman Brandon Inge on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right groin and recalled infielder Adam Rosales from Triple-A Sacramento, Los Angeles Angels outfielder Torii Hunter joined his son, Darius, and the family's lawyers at a Dallas-area news conference on Thursday to refute charges that his son committed sexual assault on a juvenile and finally, Rhode Island has returned a promised payment of $1.1 million from former Red Sox pitcher Curt Schilling's troubled video game company, 38 Studios, after learning the check would bounce…..don’t write it, if you can’t cover it….huhhhhh!

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