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Daily Noontime – December 9, 2011

The NBA denied what probably would have been a "super trade!" (Photo Credit" Grind 365)

It’s officially Friday, which means it’s time to sing and shout, right? OK… OK… we’ll do that late, but in the meantime, here’s some headlines, news and more! 


* The trade that would have sent Chris Paul to Los Angles was denied on Thursday by NBA commissioner David Stern.

* In case you haven’t heard — the Los Angles of Anaheim Angels inked Albert Pujols‘s name on a 10-year, $252 million contract on Thursday.

* Former Texas Rangers pitcher C.J. Wilson turned down an offer from the Miami (Florida) Marlins, so he could join the Los Angles of Anaheim Angels.

* It wasn’t pretty, but on Thursday evening, the Pittsburgh Steelers defeated the Cleveland Browns, 14-3.

* The UConn Men’s basketball team appeared to be the stronger team on Thursday, as the Huskies fended off the Harvard Crimson, 67-53.

* Charlie Weis will have a new home next season, as he was recently hired by University of Kansas.

Games to Watch: 

* Toronto at Washington (NHL) – 7:00pm eastern 

Video of the Day: 

Here’s Erin Andrews interviewing an Alabama football player on her i-Phone… which is quite interesting, right? 

Daily Noontime – December 7, 2011

The Jets defeated the Bruins for the first time this season on Tuesday! (Photo Credit: Yahoo! Sports)

Happy “Hump Day” to everyone, and welcome into another quality edition of the Daily Noontime! Here’s some headlines, news and more! 


*Winnipeg handed the Boston Bruins their first loss since October on Tuesday, as the Jets won, 2-1.

* Albert Pujols has yet to make a decision about joining the Florida Marlins. However, as of recently, the St. Louis Cardinals have offered their former slugger $220 million for 10 seasons.

* According to MLB.com — Sources have confirmed that the Seattle Mariners are downplaying their chatter about acquiring Prince Fielder.

* NFL.com has confirmed that the Chicago Bears aren’t interested in acquiring former Minnesota Vikings quarterback Brett Favre.

* On Wednesday, the NFL will make an announcement regarding their week 15 flex game, which could entail having New England and Denver square off on Sunday evening instead of the afternoon.

* On Tuesday, the NFL finance committee voted to recommend “Shahid Khan’s bid to buy the [Jacksonville] Jaguars.”

Games to Watch:

* Washington at Ottawa (NHL) – 7:00pm eastern 

* Philadelphia at Buffalo (NHL) – 7:30pm eastern 

Video of the Day: 

Perhaps this was Tyler Seguin‘s alarm clock, which didn’t go off on time! 

Daily Noontime – November 11, 2011

Joe Paterno apparently hired a defense lawyer, as more news from Penn State continues to develop!

Happy Friday y’all and welcome to yet another amazing edition of the Daily Noontime!

It’s also Veterans Day, so on behalf of Noontime Sports, we want to say, thank you to the brave men and women who continue to defend our freedom! Here’s some news and headlines, enjoy! 


* According to a recent CBS report — former Penn State football head coach Joe Paterno admitted that he wished he had reported the sexual assault incident sooner that later.

* According to various sources — Paterno hired a criminal lawyer despite not being charged with any crime.

* Carson Palmer and the Oakland Raiders proved that they’re the best team in the AFC West, as they defeated the San Diego Chargers on Thursday, 24-17.

* According to Nolan Ryan, the Texas Rangers are not interested in acquiring Prince Fielder or Albert Pujols for the upcoming season.

* Apparently the Cleveland Browns might consider switching wide receiver Josh Cribbs to running back for their upcoming game this weekend.

* Things seem to be moving in the right direction, as NBA Labor Talks once again have set a new deadline for a deal.

Games to Watch: 

* Washington at New Jersey (NHL) – 7:00pm eastern 

* Dallas at Pittsburgh (NHL) – 7:00pm eastern 

* South Florida at Syracuse (NCAA Football) – 8:00pm eastern 

Video of the Day: 

Apparently LeBron James is way too cool, and doesn’t like high-fives! 

Daily Noontime – Monday June 6, 2011

Nadal did it again, as he captured his sixth French Open!

It’s Monday, which means it’s officially a BRAND NEW week! Welcome to today’s Daily Noontime and of course, here’s our headlines and news, so enjoy! 


* After losing Game 2 to the Dallas Mavericks, Miami recovered completely on Sunday, as the Heat won Game 3 of the NBA Finals in the Lone Star State.

* It’s not every day that the French Open committee makes mistakes with their trophies, right? After the women’s finals on Sunday, something embarrassing happened.

* Rafael Nadal did it again, as he won his sixth French Open Final against Roger Federer on Sunday.

* Former New York Giants wide receiver Plaxico Burress will leave jail on Monday and according to some reports, he’ll be a top NFL free-agent once the lockout ends.

* It certainly was an exciting weekend for the St. Louis Cardinals, but really, Albert Pujols, who hit two back-to-back home runs on Saturday and Sunday.

* The NHL Stanley Cup Finals resumes Monday and for one special Canadian soldier overseas, he certainly has enjoyed the Vancouver Canucks run toward their first ever championship.

Games to Watch: 

* Los Angles Dodgers at Philadelphia (MLB) – 7:05pm eastern

* Vancouver at Boston (NHL Stanley Cup Finals – Game 3) – 8:00pm eastern

* Detroit at Texas (MLB) – 8:05pm eastern

* Washington at San Francisco (MLB) – 10:15pm eastern

Video of the Day: 

Was it funny when Max Lapierre taunted Patrice Bergeron on Saturday? 

Daily Noontime – April 1, 2011

Hey… did you hear… there’s no Daily Noontime today… actually… OK… we do have one, April Fools! Here is your day’s news, headlines and of course, video of the day, have a great weekend too!


* The possibility of having a NFL team, but also, a stadium in Los Angles continues to go on in the background, while the league remains currently locked out.

* Former New England Patriots running back and current Denver Bronco, Laurence Maroney is now facing marijuana charges.

* MLB commissioner Bud Selig is now pushing for smokeless tobacco to be banned in the majors.

* St. Louis Cardinals all-star, Albert Pujols went 0-5 during his teams season debut against the San Diego Padres.

* Five players were ejected from a Dallas-Los Angles game on Thursday, but the Lakers still prevailed, as Kobe Bryant led his team to a 110-82 victory.

* The Bronx Bombers, a.k.a. New York Yankees earned their first win of the season on Thursday, as they defeated the Detroit Tigers, 6-3. Any chance they win 100 or 150 games?

Games to Watch:

* Houston at Philadelphia (MLB) – 1:05pm eastern

* Boston at Texas (MLB) – 4:05pm eastern

* Chicago at Columbus (NHL) – 7:00pm eastern

* Boston at Atlanta (NBA) – 8:00pm eastern

* San Antonio at Houston (NBA) – 8:30pm eastern

* Oklahoma City at Portland (NBA) – 10:00pm eastern

* San Francisco at Los Angles Dodgers (MLB) – 10:10pm eastern

Video of the Day: