Thursday, June 21, 2012

Many Pacquiao, BCS Playoff, MLB, MLS & WNBA Scores, NBA News w/ Emeka Okafur: 6/21, Vol. 169,1st Edt'n

Now I'm giving back to You, all the tools You gave to me. My hands, my ears, my voice, my eyes; so You can use them as You please. I have emptied out my cup, so that You can fill me up and now I'm free and I just want to be more available to You!  Good morning and welcome back to your Spiritual Sports Segment on Rhema Gospel Radio better than when you it yesterday, I’m C.E.E.J.A.Y!  Here We Go!

BCS on the way out!
Since the fellows had the night off, the Ladies of the WNBA were balling last night with two games on tap as the Washington Mystics lost a close on 80-77 to the Phoenix Mercury as Samantha Prahalis scored 7 of the her 15 points in the last 2:02 of the game to will her team victory and the Tulsa Shock were shocked and awed by the LA Sparks 95-79 as Candace Parker was on fire with 33 points.

Major League Baseball a bountiful of games on the diamond last night with one game in the National League as the Philadelphia Phillies squeezed out the win over the Colorado Rockies 7-6 despite 3 homers from 3 different Rockies and American League Stadium had six games running the bases as the Atlanta Braves and the New York Yankees launched 9 homeruns total, but it was the Braves demolishing the Yankees 10-5 as Jason Heyward belted 2 homeruns, the defending champion St. Louis Cardinals knocked off the Detroit Tigers 3-1 as Jason Westbrook pitched a complete game, the Cincinnati Reds were manhandled by the Cleveland Indians 8-1 as Justin Masterson also pitched a complete game and struck out 9 batters, the Miami Marlins were literally spanked by the Boston Red Sox 15-5 with a grand slam from Big Papi Ortiz, while the Chicago Cubs were SHUT OUT and outmuscled by the Chicago White Sox as Gordon Beckham launched his 9th homerun and drove in 4 RBI’s and the Oakland A’s are on a tear as they defeat the LA Dodgers 4-1 as Tommy Milone pitched a 3 hitter complete game.

Major League Soccer had several games kicking around last night as the Houston Dynamo remained undefeated at home with a 3-3 tie against Toronto FC, Real Salt Lake lost by a goal to the LA Galaxy 3-2, the Colorado Rapid lost to the San Jose Earthquakes 2-1, while the Seattle Sounders FC played to a 1-1 tie against Sporting Kansas City, Chivas USA got past the Montreal Impact 2-1and the Vancouver Whitecaps played to a 1-1 tie against the New York Red Bulls.

In sporting news, pending approval by the BCS Presidential Oversight Committee, the BCS commissioners and Norte Dame athletic director Jack Swarbrick placed their seal of approval on a seeded four team playoff system for college football slated to start in 2014.  The oversight committee is scheduled to meet on June 26 and vote on the model to replace the current BCS system. 

A couple of Quick News & Notes, the World Boxing Organization completed its review Wednesday of Timothy Bradley's controversial split-decision victory against Manny Pacquiao with its five-member international judging panel all scoring the fight for Pacquiao, even though the official result will stand and Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin won the Hart Trophy on Wednesday night, becoming the NHL's most valuable player for the first time.

For your NBA Quick Dribbles, The Washington Wizards have reached an agreement with the New Orleans Hornets on a trade to acquire Hornets center Emeka Okafor and the Wizards will get Okafor and Hornets forward Trevor Ariza for Rashard Lewis and Washington's No. 46 pick in next week's draft, the Orlando Magic have hired Rob Hennigan, former assistant general manager/player personnel, to be the team's new general manager, the Charlotte Bobcats formally introduced Dunlap as the fifth coach in the franchise's eight-year history on Wednesday, and immediately began talking about changing the franchise's culture of losing and finally, Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose is "ahead of schedule" in the rehabilitation process on his torn left ACL, according to Dr. Brian Cole, who performed surgery on the former MVP last month.

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NFL News w/ Joe Vitt, MLB Scores, College World Series, NCAA APR & Olympic News: 6/21, Vol. 169, 2nd Edt'n

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UCONN out of March Madness
next year
Major League Baseball had had seven games swinging their bats in Interleague games in National League stadiums as the Kansas City Royals edged out the Houston Astros 2-1 with Alex Gordon’s score in the 6th inning to prove to be the game winning run, the Milwaukee Brewers blasted the Toronto and speaking of the long ball, the game between the Seattle Mariners and the Arizona Diamondbacks had a total of 8 homeruns between the two teams as the Diamondbacks scored 14 runs to the Mariners 10 runs, the Texas Rangers got past the San Diego Padres 4-2 with 8 strikeouts from Yu Darvish, while the Tampa Bay Rays lost to the Washington Nationals 3-2 as Stephen Strasburg notched his 9th win, the Minnesota Twins eked out a one run win against the Pittsburgh Pirates 2-1as Josh Willingham belted a homerun in the 8th inning that ultimately sealed the deal and the Baltimore Orioles were swept by the New York Mets 4-3 with 9 strikeouts from Dillon Gee.

Rain, rain, go away….and you know the rest.  There was one game scheduled last night for the College World Series, but the as intro eluded, it was postponed due to rain and Kent State and South Carolina today at 1p EST and the winner will have to play a second game later tonight against Arkansas at 9pm EST.

In sporting news, college basketball will have ten fewer teams during March Madness next year due to the NCAA new academic requirements.  The NCAA’s Academic Progress Rate otherwise known as APR requires a score of 900 during a four year period that measures classroom performance of every Division I school and the data collected for this year were calculated from the 2007-08, and 2010-11 school years.  The biggest name that will miss out on the madness next is UCONN, the first school from the big six conferences to be banned and other schools on the list are Arkansas-Pine Bluff, California-Riverside, Cal State Bakersfield, Jacksonville State, Mississippi Valley State, North Carolina-Wilmington, Texas A&M-Corpus Christi, Toledo and Towson.  It is worthy to note that Cal State may be removed from the list since there is still being evaluated.

For your London Summer Olympic News, Rafael Nadal will carry the flag for the Spanish Olympic team at the London Games and Oscar Pistorius has been selected for South Africa's Paralympics team as expected, as the double-amputee sprinter seeks to also qualify for the London Olympics and he is aiming to become the first amputee sprinter to compete at the games and

For your NFL Quick Hits, as wide receiver Percy Harvin expresses his unhappiness with Minnesota Vikings, the Vikings have "no interest at all in trading" the receiver, general manager Rick Spielman said Wednesday, New Orleans Saints interim head coach Joe Vitt says he called NFL commissioner Roger Goodell on Wednesday morning and offered to take a lie detector test to prove that the league's bounty allegations against him are false, the San Francisco 49ers have signed top draft pick wide receiver A.J. Jenkins to a four-year contract, safety O.J. Atogwe has signed a one-year contract with the Philadelphia Eagles, and finally, the Houston Texans have won the Pete Rozelle Award for the best media relations department in the NFL for the third time.

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UFC, Venus Williams, Geno Auriemma, Tiger Woods & LA Kings News: 6/21, Vol. 169, 3rd Edition

Mommies and daddies always believe, that their little angels are special indeed…..and you could grow up to be anything, but who would imagine, who could have imagine a king!  For your Spiritual Sports Segment on Rhema Gospel Radio, I’m C.E.E.J.A.Y.

LA Kings searching for
the title capturing puck
For your Quick News & Notes, fresh off his most recent victory at UFC 146, popular British UFC fighter Dan Hardy has been confirmed on the card for the forthcoming UFC event in Nottingham and will fight Amir Sadollah at the event in England, which takes place on September 29 at the Capital FM Arena, WBC minimum weight champion Kazuto Ioka beat WBA champ Akira Yaegashi by unanimous decision in the first unification title bout between Japanese boxers on Wednesday, five-time champion Venus Williams and four-time Grand Slam winner Kim Clijsters are unseeded at Wimbledon for the first time in more than a decade, Gael Monfils of France has withdrawn from Wimbledon because of a knee injury, after I reported that three Toronto FC players were arrested early Monday morning at Club Escobar, a Houston night club for public intoxication, Miguel Aceval, Luis Silva and Nick Soolsma, were sent home and was not be eligible for last night’s game against the Houston Dynamo, after missing the last six races after he sustained a concussion and internal bruising in an accident at Talladega Superspeedway on May 5, driver Eric McClure has received medical clearance to resume racing when the NASCAR Nationwide Series visits Road America this weekend, six-time World Golf Championships winner Tiger Woods has made an early commitment to play in the Bridgestone Invitational at Firestone Country Club in August, according to a Cleveland Plain Dealer report, Royal Troon, golf's oldest major championship will return to the west coast of Scotland in 2016 and host the year's third major for the ninth time, U.S. women's basketball coach Geno Auriemma says the employment discrimination lawsuit filed by a security official claiming she spurned his advances should not become a distraction for the U.S. Olympic team, the Colonial Athletic Association announced earlier this week that Georgia State and Old Dominion, both playing in a final season in the league before departing for the Sun Belt and Conference USA, would not be allowed to play in the conference tournament however, both schools can compete in the NIT, NCAA, College Basketball Invitational or tournaments if they receive an invitation, Northwestern announced that Chicago Bulls forward Luol Deng’s cousin, 7-foot-2 center Chier Ajou will be a part of their team next season as he chose Northwestern over Butler, the defense team for Jerry Sandusky rested yesterday without putting their client on the stand, contrary to what Sandusky wanted, speaking of contrary, it was reported that Harvey Updyke, the alleged accuser of the Auburn’s Toomer’s Corner tree, confessed to committing the act, but according to his lawyer, Everett Wess denied his client confessed to a reporter, police are investigating date rape allegations against Los Angeles Kings defenseman Drew Doughty stemming from an encounter with a woman at a Southern California seaside bar, it took the Los Angeles Kings 45 years to capture the Stanley Cup and their hoping it won’t take that long to find the puck that was a part of title game as they are in search of the rascal, Rob Zombie, the popular heavy metal musician and film director will produce a film about the Philadelphia Flyers' fabled championship teams entitled "Broad Street Bullies," according to a report on,  Colorado Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki will had surgery on his left groin area today and it's unknown when he'll return, and finally, Atlanta Braves pitcher Brandon Beachy had reconstructive surgery on his right elbow today and will miss the rest of the season.

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