Good Monday morning to everyone and welcome to today’s Daily Noontime! Here is today’s big headlines and news, as well as an awesome video of the day too!
* The Boston Red Sox indeed swept the Los Angles Angels, but on Sunday John Lackey pitched a gem.
* Could the Chicago Blackhawks be the fourth team to come back and win a best-of-seven series? Well, after an exciting overtime win on Sunday, it certainly seems that the defending Stanley Cup champions won’t go quietly.
* It was an exciting finish in Philadelphia on Sunday, as the Sixers defeated the Heat on Sunday. So, Philadelphia won’t be swept, but will they win Game 5?
* The Boston Celtics became the first NBA playoff team to sweep a series, as Kevin Garnett led his squad passed the New York Knicks on Sunday.
* NFL commissioner Roger Goodell is at least “expecting 25 players” to attend the 2011 NFL Draft.
* Don’t count out the New Orleans Hornets, as they beat the Los Angles Lakers on Sunday. Now the series stands, 2-2.
Games to Watch:
* Chicago White Sox at New York Yankees (MLB) – 7:00pm eastern
* Pittsburgh at Tampa Bay (NHL Playoffs) – 7:00pm eastern
* Los Angles Dodgers at Florida (MLB) – 7:10pm eastern
* Portland at Dallas (NBA Playoffs) – 8:30pm eastern
* Oklahoma City at Denver (NBA Playoffs) – 10:30pm eastern
Video of the Day:
Where have the great “NBA playoff” commercials gone?