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Daily Noontime – January 12, 2011

Happy Wednesday and for all of us in the Northeast, Happy Snow Day! While the weather outside is frightful, Noontime Sports will be just delightful by warming everyone up with our Daily Noontime for Wednesday January 12, 2011, so enjoy!

Headlines:

* It may be unlikely, but could former Celtics forward Rasheed Wallace really be on his way back to Boston? We will find out!

* New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees has now decided to forget his teams first round playoff loss to the Seattle Seahawks and decided to focus on the NFL’s CBA.

* It is official, the Carolina Panthers have named former San Diego Chargers defensive coordinator Ron Rivera their new head coach.

* MLB closer Trevor Hoffman has officially decided to hang up his cleats and retire, boy will he missed!

* The commissioner of the MLB, Bud Selig, has confirmed that there won’t be an expanded playoff system in 2011.

* Despite being not allowed at the BCS National Championship, Cecil Newton was in attendance for the game Monday to watch Cam Newton lead the Auburn Tigers to victory.

* LeBron James decided that it was necessary to use Twitter to tweet something awful about his former team, the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday when they were losing badly to the L.A. Lakers.

Games to Watch:

* Pittsburgh at Montreal (NHL) – 7:30pm eastern

* Washington at Tampa Bay (NHL) – 7:30pm eastern

* Orlando at New Orleans (NBA) – 8:00pm eastern

* New York Knicks at Utah (NBA) – 9:00pm eastern

Video to Watch:

Boy sports anchoring can be tough, especially when you have a closer like Trevor Hoffman.


Daily Noontime – January 10, 2011

Welcome to yet another Monday in the year 2011, isn’t it just so amazing? This will be another awesome day, so without further ado, lets check out our headlines, games to watch and video of the day, shall we?

Headlines:

* The Philadelphia Eagles were unable to convert their final drive into points, as they watched their quarterback Michael Vick tossed an interception, which secured a win for the Packers.

* Following an impressive win against the Eagles, it seems likely that the Packers could be setting themselves up for a fantastic playoff/championship journey.

* The Kansas City Chiefs had no right to be in the playoffs, especially after the way they played against their opponent, the Baltimore Ravens and even quarterback Matt Cassel struggled.

* Could the New Jersey Nets be really close to signing the Denver Nuggets three time NBA All-Star, Carmelo Anthony?

* The Miami Heat are certainly flexing their muscles, as they steamrolled past the Portland Trailblazers and received some help from LeBron James who finished the evening with 44-points.

* The University of Nevada can state their case for being a dominant squad, as they earned their 13th victory on Sunday by defeating the Boston College Eagles, 20-13.

* The day has come for the BCS National Championship, yet who wins? Auburn or Oregon?

Games to Watch:

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

* Houston at Boston (NBA) – 7:30pm eastern

* Detroit at Chicago (NBA) – 8:00pm eastern

* Oregon vs. Auburn (NCAA FB) (BCS National Championship) – 8:30pm eastern

* Detroit at Colorado (NHL) – 9:30pm eastern

Video of the Day:

How awesome is this run? We had to watch it another time!