Happy Friday everyone and welcome to the Daily Noontime! Have a great weekend and in the meantime, here is today’s headlines and news, so enjoy!
* According to various sources, Tony Parker believes that San Antonio’s championship window has closed and that the team won’t be competing for anymore rings, which is rather interesting, right?
* The NBA Western Conference Finals between the Dallas Mavericks and Oklahoma City Thunder is officially tied, 1-1.
* Apparently Minnesota Vikings defensive end Ray Edwards is planning to use his time during the lockout to box, so obviously football is not on his mind these days.
* There is a slight possibility that the NHL could see the Winnipeg Jets return next year, but again, it’s not certain.
* Sad news struck the NCAA on Thursday, as they learned about the death of Austin Box, who was a linebacker for the Oklahoma Sooners.
* The Boston Red Sox made a few moves on Thursday evening, as they acquired Franklin Morales and Kevin Millwood to join their pitching rotation.
Games to Watch:
* New York Mets at New York Yankees (MLB) – 7:05pm eastern
* Texas at Philadelphia (MLB) – 7:05pm eastern
* Chicago Cubs at Boston (MLB) – 7:10pm eastern
* Vancouver at San Jose (NHL Playoffs) – 9:00pm eastern
Video of the Day:
There is nothing better than a full-court swish to win the game!