Tag: NFL Labor

Daily Noontime – February 25, 2011

Could Jeff Green really help the Boston Celtics?

Good Friday morning to everyone and welcome into yet another Daily Noontime and of course, a brand new weekend! Have a great day, be safe and here are your headlines, news and video of the day!

Headlines:

* The NBA Trade Deadline has come and gone, but one of the biggest trades involved the Boston Celtics and Oklahoma City Thunder.

* How about the Chicago Bulls? “Da Bulls” defeated the Miami Heat on Thursday in an impressive win.

* The Georgetown Hoyas will continue the remainder of their regular season without one of their young stars, Chris Wright.

* According to the NFL mediator, “some progress” has been made between both the players union and owners.

* The NFL combine turned into a variety of question and answers on Thursday and certainly, many NFL team officials wanted to talk with former Auburn University quarterback, Cam Newton.

* Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh believes that Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose is going to be the leagues MVP.

* Good news for Detroit Tigers fans, first baseman Miguel Cabrera has officially shown up to spring training camp after being arrested a week ago for a DUI.

Games to Watch:

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

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

* Oklahoma City at Orlando (NBA) – 8:00pm eastern

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

* Denver at Portland (NBA) – 10:30pm eastern

Video of the Day:

Looks like the Celtics found another member of the “Green Team!”


Daily Noontime – February 23, 2011

Good morning, hello and welcome to the Daily Noontime for Wednesday February 23, 2011. Here are the days biggest stories, headlines and of course, video of the day!

Headlines:

* Sure, Derek Jeter may have a gigantic mansion, but he’s not letting Hank Steinbrenner‘s comments get him down.

* Former New Orleans Saints tight end Jeremy Shockey has been released, could he possibly return to the New York Giants in 2011?

* The NFL has summoned coaches, General Managers and one high rank official to Indianapolis for an important meeting to discuss the entire labor issues.

* According to sources, the Boston Red Sox played the role of “Big Brother” before signing outfielder Carl Crawford.

* It is certainly possible that YouTube could be the next broadcaster partner for the NBA and NHL.

* The NHL trading deadline is vastly approaching, but apparently, teams have already made their moves.

* The NCAA may have been a tad bit nice to only suspend UConn head coach Jim Calhoun just three Big East games in the 2011-2012 season, due to recruiting violations

Games to Watch:

* Oklahoma City at San Antonio (NBA) – 7:00pm eastern

* Atlanta at Buffalo (NHL) – 7:00pm eastern

* Milwaukee at New York Knicks (NBA) – 7:30pm eastern

* Utah at Dallas (NBA) – 8:30pm eastern

Video of the Day:

That is right, Carmelo Anthony is a New York Knickerbocker!