Happy Thursday to everyone and welcome to the Daily Noontime for April 28, 2011! Here is today’s headlines, news and of course, video of the day!
* Nathan Horton was the hero once again for the Boston Bruins on Wednesday, as he scored his second overtime goal in the 2011 playoffs against the Montreal Canadiens.
* Now that the first round of the NHL playoffs has concluded, it’s time to move onto the quarterfinals and one of those match ups will feature the Boston Bruins taking on Philadelphia.
* Despite the current lockout situation, the NFL will act accordingly on Thursday for the Draft.
* Both San Antonio and Oklahoma City were magical on Wednesday, as each team pulled out wins during their playoff series. Oklahoma has officially defeated the Denver Nuggets and San Antonio earned their second win against the Memphis Grizzlies, who lead that particular series, 3-2.
* According to Frank McCourt, the MLB commissioner Bud Selig is “Un-American.”
Games to Watch:
* Orlando at Atlanta (NBA Playoffs) – 7:30pm eastern
* Los Angles Lakers at New Orleans (NBA Playoffs) – 8:00pm eastern
* Nashville at Vancouver (NHL Playoffs) – 9:00pm eastern
* Dallas at Portland (NBA Playoffs) – 10:30pm eastern
Video of the Day:
After the Boston Bruins defeated the Montreal Canadiens, play-by-play broadcaster Jack Edwards ended the game with an interesting sign off.