It’s May 13, but it’s also, Friday the 13th, so welcome to a very lucky Daily Noontime! Here is the biggest news stories and more, so enjoy, but also, have a great weekend!
* Well, it is indeed official, the Chicago Bulls beat the Atlanta Hawks on Thursday and have advanced to their first Eastern Conference Finals in the post-Michael Jordan era.
* The San Jose Sharks allowed the Detroit Red Wings to win three games in a row, but staved off elimination in Game 7 with a 3-2 win. Now, the Sharks will face the Vancouver Canucks in the Western Conference Finals.
* Tiger Woods played nine holes of golf, before withdrawing from the Players Championship.
* Sadly, the Alabama college football team received some sad news on Thursday, as offensive lineman Aaron Douglas died at the age of 21.
* While the NFL Lockout continues, Colt McCoy and his Cleveland Browns teammates continue to hold their own workouts.
Games to Watch:
* Boston at New York Yankees (MLB) – 7:05pm eastern
* Philadelphia at Atlanta (MLB) – 7:35pm eastern
* Oklahoma City at Memphis (NBA Playoffs) – 9:00pm eastern
Video of the Day:
In the NBA Playoffs, anything goes, especially if it’s Dwyane Wade making an off-balance shot.