Friday, April 26, 2013

2013 NFL Draft 1st Round, NBA Playoffs & MLB (AL) Scores & NBA Quick Dribbles Feat. Doc Rivers: 4/26 - 1st Edition - Vol. 350

Lord, you called Moses from the wilderness, You put a rod in his hand….You used him to lead Your people over to the Promised Land.  Lord, I'm willing to trust in You, so take my life and use it too; if You can use anything Lord, You can use 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 Draft Time! 

Posing with a purpose as Eric Fisher
was selected the #1 overall pick
in the 2013 NFL Draft
The 2013 NFL Draft 1st Round kicked off last night and the 1st four picks were dominated by the offensive line as offensive tackle Eric Fisher was selected the #1 overall pick to the Kansas City Chiefs and another offensive tackle went 2nd in Luke Joeckel to the Jacksonville Jaguars, going in the 3rd slot was offensive linebacker Dion Jordan, Lane Johnson, offensive tackle went 4th to the Philadelphia Eagles and Ezekien Ansah was the 5th overall pick as he was selected by the Detroit Lions.  Some other notable 1st round selections were Tavon Austin to the St. Louis Rams at the 8th pick, defensive tackle Star Lotulelei at 14th to Carolina Panthers and a surprise pick at #16 was quarterback EJ Manuel to the Buffalo Bills and notable players not selected in the 1st round were quarterback Geno Smith and internet hoax sensation, linebacker Manti Te’o.  Other 1st Round snubs included quarterback Matt Barkley, running back Eddie Lacy, and linebackers Arthur Brown of Kansas State and Kevin Minter.

Carlos Boozer discussing his 
big night against the Nets
There were a trio of Game 3’s in the NBA Playoffs as the defending champions Miami Heat looked to take a commanding lead over the Milwaukee Bucks and they did just that as Ray Allen nailed 5 3’s that contributed to his 23 points as he notched the NBA career playoff record with 322 and the Heat dominated the Bucks 104-91 as the Heat lead the series 3-0, the Chicago Bulls held off the Brooklyn Nets 79-76 as Carlos Boozer delivered the goods with 22 points and 16 glass grabbing rebounds as the Bulls lead the series 2-1 and the Lob City Clippers battled the newly crowned Defense Player of the Year in Marc Gasol and his Memphis Grizzlies as the Clippers had the Grizzlies in a bear-trap, but the Grizzlies escaped 94-82 to win their first game of the series behind Zach Randolph’s double-double of 27 points and 11 rebounds, as the Clippers led the series 2-1.

Carlos Peguero homered at his 
1st at bat as the Mariners slapped
around the Angels
There were seven games in the American League in Major League Baseball running the bases as 10 innings were needed for the Kansas City Royals whipped the Detroit Tigers 8-3, the Houston Astros were pummeled by the Boston Red Sox 7-2 with Big Papi going yard, the Toronto Blue Jays loss to the New York Yankees 5-3 as the Yankees delivered a total of homers, the Tampa Bay Rays were walloped by the Chicago White Sox 5-2, while the Texas Rangers got past the Minnesota Twins 2-1, the Baltimore Orioles literally smacked the Oakland A’s upside the head 10-2 and the LA Angels were SHUT OUT and contused by Seattle Mariners 6-0 as Carlos Peguero homered on his 1st at bat.  Keep it L-O-C-K-E-D for the 2nd Segment for your National League scores.

For your NBA Quick Dribbles, after an ultrasound Thursday confirmed a moderate strain of his right hamstring, LA Lakers point guard Steve Blake is out indefinitely, Boston Celtics coach Doc Rivers was fined $25,000 for public criticism of officiating, NBA executive vice president of basketball operations Stu Jackson announced on Thursday, and finally, Houston Rockets point guard Jeremy Lin is listed as day to day with a bruised right chest muscle he sustained in a Game 2 loss to the Oklahoma City Thunder.

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MLB (NL) & NHL Scores, Quick News & Notes Feat. Sid Crosby, Matt Kenseth & Digger Phelps: 4/26 - 2nd Edition - Vol. 350

Give me that joy I can't explain, add extra peace that'll ease my pain. I want that love that'll never change, give me that, give me that! Welcome back to your Spiritual Sports Segment on Rhema Gospel Radio, I’m C.E.E.J.A.Y.

Gio Gonzalez gets the Gatorade 
celebration and so does the reporter
Major League Baseball had five games on the dirty diamond in the National League as the LA Dodgers got past the New York Mets 3-2, the Miami Marlins were defeated by the Chicago Cubs 4-3 as Luis Valbuena’s homer in the 9th provided the run that led to the win, the Washington Nationals trounced, tamed and thrashed, Alliteration, I Love It, the Cincinnati Reds 8-1 as Gio Gonzalez and Rafael Soriano combined for a 1 hitter, the Pittsburgh Pirates carved out a win over the Philadelphia Phillies 6-4 with a homer from Gabey Sanchez and the Colorado Rockies loss to the  Arizona Diamondbacks 3-2 behind Paul Goldschmidt’s home-run.

A view from the top as 
the Maple Leafs celebrate
their SHUT OUT win
The National Hockey League was skating on the frozen court last night with eleven games as the New York Islanders lose to the Philadelphia Flyers 2-1, the Ottawa Senators needed overtime to notch the win over the Washington Capitals 2-1, the New York Rangers also required OT to defeat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3, the Pittsburgh Penguins loss to the New Jersey Devils 3-2, the Toronto Maple Leafs SHUT OUT and demolished the Florida Panthers 4-0, the Nashville Predators were beat down by the Detroit Red Wings 5-2, while the Tampa Bay Lighting were SHUT OUT by the Boston Bruins 2-0, the Montreal Canadiens knocked off the Winnipeg Jets 4-2, the Calgary Flames fire was extinguished by the St. Louis Blues 4-1, the Columbus Blue Jackets got past the Dallas Stars 3-1 and the Anaheim Ducks outskated the Vancouver Canucks 3-1.

For your 2nd Segment Quick News & Notes, Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby has been cleared to resume practicing less than a month after a deflected shot fractured his jaw, The Chick-fil-A Bowl will become the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl as part of the new College Football Playoff semifinal bowl rotation, television analyst and former Notre Dame coach Digger Phelps has been diagnosed with bladder cancer, ESPN announced Thursday, UCLA announced Thursday that guard Allerik Freeman of Charlotte, N.C., asked for and was granted his release from a national letter of intent he signed last November, the suspension of heavyweight Matt Mitrione has been lifted and he will face Brendan Schaub on July 27 at UFC on Fox 8 in Seattle and finally, Matt Kenseth says the penalties NASCAR levied against his Sprint Cup team and Joe Gibbs Racing were "grossly unfair'" and "borderline shameful” after he was penalized 50 points in the standings on Wednesday, and his crew chief, Jason Ratcliff, was suspended for six races and fined $200,000 because a connecting rod in the engine of his Toyota weighed 2.7 grams under the minimum requirement following Sunday's win at Kansas Speedway.

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