Daily Noontime – April 29, 2011
Happy Friday to everyone, especially those Royal Wedding watchers! Here is today’s headlines, news and much more, plus, our video of the day too!
*It looks like Reggie Bush‘s time with the New Orleans Saints is officially over, as he tweeted Thursday, “It’s been fun New Orleans.” New Orleans selected Alabama’s running back Mark Ingram, so consider him a possible lock to start.
* Kobe Bryant and the Los Angles Lakers took care of business Thursday, as they officially ended their first round series with the New Orleans Hornets. Now, Los Angles will face Dallas in the NBA Western Conference Quarterfinals, which promises to be a great series.
* If the Dallas Mavericks want to advance to the NBA Western Conference Finals, they must win on the road, but in Los Angles that could be difficult.
* The 2011 NFL Draft featured 32 first round picks, but believe it or not, a good amount of those picks were quarterbacks, which seems quite strange.
* Former Boston Red Sox pitcher and current member of the Atlanta Braves, Derek Lowe was arrested for a DUI.
* Cam Newton is officially a Carolina Panthers, but what exactly are the “naysayers” saying about him and the pick?
Games to Watch:
* Tampa Bay at Washington (NHL Playoffs) – 7:00pm eastern
* Seattle at Boston (MLB) – 7:10pm eastern
* St. Louis at Atlanta (MLB) – 7:35pm eastern
* San Antonio at Memphis (NBA Playoffs) – 9:00pm eastern
* Detroit at San Jose (NHL Playoffs) – 10:00pm eastern
Video of the Day:
Remember when this happened? LeBron James and the South Beach Miami Heat take on Boston this Sunday, should be exciting!