Monday, March 25, 2013

March Madness Round 3 & NBA Scores, NASCAR Results & Quick News & Notes: 3/25 - 1st Edition - Vol. 336


            I could have lost my mind, wanted to give up so many times; but God was my Anchor,
a consistent Way Maker….yes I'm grateful God covered me!  Good morning and welcome to your Spiritual Sports Segment on Rhema Gospel Radio…better than when you heard it, the last time you heard it!  I’m C.E.E.J.A.Y…..It’s Game Time! 



Florida Gulf Coast aka Dunk City

is the 1st 15th seed to advance
to the Sweet 16
            The 3rd Round of March Madness for Men’s College Basketball witnessed a 15th seed breaking through the ranks to advance to the Sweet 16 for the first time in tournament history as Florida Gulf Coast not only blasted however comma UPSET 7th seeded San Diego State 81-71 as Bernard Thompson poured in 23 points, another Florida school also advanced as 2nd seed Miami knocked off 7th seed Illinois 63-59 with 21 off the bench points from Rion Brown, and yet another Florida school advanced as 3rd seed Florida gatorized 11th seed Minnesota 78-64 as Mike Rosario lite up the scoreboard with 25 points, 13th seeded LaSalle advanced by defeating 12th seed Ole Miss 76-74 with 24 points from Ramon Galloway, while #1 seed Kansas clobbered North Carolina 70-58 as Travis Releford notched 22 points, another #1 seed in Indiana survived against 9th seed Temple 58-52 as Victor Oladipo step up and scored 16 points, 2nd seed Ohio State escaped with a 75-75 win over 10th seed Iowa State with as Aaron Craft nailed a 3 with five tenths of a second left and 2nd seed Duke capsized 7th seed Creighton 66-50 with 21 points from Rasheed Sulaimon.

LeBron James flew high 

as his Heat won their
26th consecutive game
             For the guys who play for a living in the NBA, the Utah Jazz were defeated by the Dallas Mavericks 113-108 as Mike James scored 19 points, the Philadelphia 76ers crushed the Sacramento Kings 117-103 with 25 points from Isaiah Thomas, the Portland Trailblazers were toppled, trounced and traumatized, Alliteration, I Love It, by the OKC Thunder 103-83 with a double-double of 24 & 10 from Kevin Durant, the Chicago Bulls breezed by the Minnesota Timberwolves 104-97 with 24 points and 10 assists from Nate Robinson, while the Houston Rockets had to use a late jumper with 4.5 seconds remaining from James Harden to get the 96-95 win over the San Antonio Spurs, and the streak goes on to 26 straight wins as the Miami Heat demolished the Charlotte Bobcats 109-77 as LeBron James had 32 basket filling points and 10 dimes, the Atlanta Hawks outlasted the Milwaukee Bucks 104-99 with 24 points Al Horford and the Brooklyn Nets squeezed by the Phoenix Suns 102-100 with 21 points from Brook Lopez.

Kyle Busch won at Fontana, but

he wasn't the highlight of the race
              With less than a mile to go in the final lap at NASCAR’s Sprint Cup Series at Fontana, Denny Hamlin and Joey Logano wasn’t trying to let the other pass as they made contact and serious wreck resulted with Hamlin being airlifted to the hospital and Logano and Tony Stewart getting into a tussle.  Oh, the winner of the race you ask? Yeah, since that stole the headline, Kyle Busch actually took the checkered flag while Dale Earnhardt, Jr finished 2nd, Logano managed to place 3rd, while Carl Edwards came in 4th Kyle’s brother Kurt, placed 5th.

After 10 seasons and ouster in 

the 2013 NCAA Tourney,
Ben Howland was fired by UCLA
             For your Quick News & Notes, Elvis Dumervil has agreed to a multiyear contract with the Baltimore Ravens for five seasons and worth $35 million, including $8.5 million in the first year, the New York Yankees are close to completing a deal to acquire veteran outfielder Vernon Wells from the Los Angeles Angels, the Tampa Bay Lightning fired coach Guy Boucher on Sunday, with the team in next to last place in the Eastern Conference and finally, UCLA basketball coach Ben Howland has been relieved of his duties after 10 seasons at the helm of the Bruins, the school announced Sunday.

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6th Annual Ministry Gala
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            To have your company sponsor a sports segment, please e-mail me at ceejay@ceejaysports.com for more information. To catch archives of your Spiritual Sports Segment, log onto my innovative blog site ceejaysports.com and make sure you give me that follow on Twitter @CeeJaySports & and don’t forget to Like me on Facebook at CeeJayAct.  Stay tuned for more updates in next your Spiritual Sports Segment, where we Sprinkle a little Spirituality in your Sports...I’m C.E.E.J.A.Y., Be Blessed and keep smiling, because God did not bless you with the spirit of fear so in 2013, Live Your Dream!

1st Round NCAAW & NHL Scores, PGA Bay Hill Invitational & Quick News & Notes: 3/25 - 2nd Edition - Vol. 336


            This name speaks peace, unto my storm clouds; this name speaks calm, unto me fears.  And when I feel, that no one loves me, His loving presence is so very near…that name is Jesus!  Welcome back to your Spiritual Sports Segment on Rhema Gospel Radio, I’m C.E.E.J.A.Y.


Brittney Griner & Company easily
handled Prairie View in the opening
round of the tourney
            The 1st Round of the Women’s College Basketball Tournament kicked off yesterday as I run down the top seeds in action as top seeded Baylor naturally thumped Prairie View A&M 82-40 with 33 points from Brittney Griner, top seeded Stanford trounced 16th seeded Tulsa 72-56 as Chiney Ogwumike notched 29 points, top seeded Norte Dame pounded 16th seed UT Martin 97-64 with Jewel Lloyd scoring 27 points, 2nd seed Duke annihilated 15th seed Hampton 67-51 as Tricia Liston scored 20 points, while 2nd seed Kentucky dominated  15th seed Navy 61-41 with 18 points from DeNesha Stallworth, 3rd seed North Carolina was tested, but got away with the 59-54 win over 14th seed Albany as Tierra Ruffin-Pratt poured in 30 career high points and 3rd seed Penn State walloped 14th seed Cal Poly 85-55 as Maggie Lucas drained 19 points.

The Islanders get the SHUT OUT 
against the Panthers
            The National Hockey League had seven games on the ice on Sunday as the New York Islanders SHUT OUT the Florida Panthers 3-0, the Washington Capitals defeated the New York Rangers 3-21 in a shoot-out, the Philadelphia Flyers lost in overtime to the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1, the Tampa Bay Lighting lost to the Winnipeg Jets 3-2, while the Vancouver Canucks defeated the Colorado Avalanche 3-2, the St. Louis Blues fell short against the Calgary Flames 3-2 and the Detroit Red Wings handled the Anaheim Ducks 2-1.

Bay Hill postponed 
due to severe weather
            Severe storms and tornado warnings in Central Florida forced the Bay Hill Invitational halt play on Sunday and the final round resumed at 10a EST this morning with just two holes played in the 3rd Round, Tiger Woods is up 3 shots at 12 under par and host of golfers including Ricky Fowler, Ken Duke and others are chasing at 9 under par.

            For your Quick News & Notes, George Mason is joining the A-10 as of July 1, an official with knowledge of the agreement told ESPN.com's Dana O'Neil on Sunday night and James Hinchcliffe, the Canadian driver poised to become IndyCar's next star, grabbed his first career victory Sunday in St. Petersburg, FL.

            It’s a day early and since the next Spiritual Sports Segment is on Wednesday, I wish my beautiful niece LaKia in Orlando a Happy Early Birthday!

Rhema Word Broadcasting
 6th Annual Ministry Gala
            In order to stake your claim of up to $5,000 in cash and prizes this year you have to make sure you have your face in the place as I host Rhema Word Broadcasting’s 6th Annual Ministry Gala. Log onto rhemawordtv.info for more information and to purchase your tickets for only $68 and if you’re unable to attend the event, please sow a seed to be a blessing.

           To have your company sponsor a sports segment, please e-mail me at ceejay@ceejaysports.com for more information.  To catch archives of your Spiritual Sports Segment, log onto my innovative blog site ceejaysports.com and make you give me that follow on Twitter @CeeJaySports & and don’t forget to Like me on Facebook at CeeJayAct.  Thanks for tuning in to your updates your Spiritual Sports Segment, where we Sprinkle a little Spirituality in your Sports...I’m C.E.E.J.A.Y., Be Blessed and have a Magnificent Monday and in closing, as justice is beginning to take shape, I Am Still Trayvon Martin.