Monthly Archives: August 2009

A Monday Linkfest

I’m here to give you some links this morning. Still no response on my quest to get a couple of TV’s. If any of the sports networks wants to dump a couple of HDTV sets, let me know. Yes, I can buy a couple on my own, but I’ve budgeted money for other personal purchases […]

Primetime & Late Night Viewing Picks

English Premier LeagueLiverpool vs. Aston Villa – ESPN2, 2:55 p.m. MLB American LeagueChicago White Sox at Red Sox – WCIU/NESN, 7 p.m.Tampa Bay at Toronto – Fox Sports Florida/TSN, 7 p.m.Baltimore at Minnesota – MASN2/Fox Sports North, 8 p.m.Cleveland at Kansas City – STO/Fox Sports Kansas City, 8 p.m.Detroit at Anaheim Angels – ESPN2/Fox Sports […]

More Sunday Linkage

I have some more linkage for you on this Sunday. Some good stuff to get to while I try to forget the Yankees-Red Sox game and the fact that I still don’t have a TV right now. We’ll discuss that on Monday. Anyway, Ben Grossman of Broadcasting & Cable talked with Fox Sports’ Jay Glazer […]

Two NFL on CBS Logos You'll See This Season

This is a Super Bowl season for CBS Sports. Whichever network has the Super Bowl becomes a big season for said network. Having said that, it’s a milestone for CBS Sports, this being the 50th season that the network has been affiliated with the National Football League. CBS’ association with the NFL dates back to […]

Back to Blogging Finally

After two days of not providing links, I’m back today and let’s get caught up. Thank you for your patience. Next week may be a light week for links as well, but that’s by design and that’s due to my own plans. I’ll explain that as we get closer to Thursday when I’ll be away […]

No Links Today Either

As I’m disappointed that Hurricane Bill has been downgraded to a Category 2 storm and won’t be a Category 5 as it veers away from hitting Rhode Island, I’m also disappointed that I got up at 6 a.m. to drive 800 miles all over Massachusetts. So I inform you that I won’t be blogging today […]

No Megalinks Tonight

At 7:30 tonight, I discovered that my entire Saturday was planned for me. Screw my plans to rest up and do what I would like to do. I now have to get up early in the morning and go all over Northeastern and Central Massachusetts and back. I probably won’t be back until Saturday night […]

Weekend Viewing Picks

Saturday, August 22 BoxingBoxing After Dark – HBO, 9:45 p.m. English Premier LeagueArsenal vs. Portsmouth – Setanta Sports, 10 a.m.Manchester City vs. Wolverhampton – Fox Soccer Channel, 10 a.m.Wigan Athletic vs. Manchester United – ESPN2, 10 a.m.Hull City vs. Bolton – Fox Soccer Channel, 5 p.m. (same day coverage)Sunderland vs. Blackburn – Setanta Sports, 6:45 […]

Leftover Thursday Press Releases

I’m running behind today so Megalinks might be up tonight. I still have a couple of things to do before I get cracking on other stuff. Here are releases from Thursday that I didn’t post last night. Let’s get cracking. This is from NBC Sports which will have live coverage of the concluding weekend of […]

ESPN Radio's John Kincade Beats Cancer Not Once, But Twice

Great story today from Daryn Kagan on Atlanta sports radio host John Kincade who learned a very important life lesson after beating cancer not just once, but twice. It’s a tremendous story and one we can all draw from. Take a look. John is an afternoon drive host at 680 The Fan and can be […]

CBS' PGA Championship Rating Up 150% on Sunday

CBS continues to reap the benefits of having a duel involving Tiger Woods down the stretch. Satuday’s third round rating was up almost 400% from the previous year which went up against the Olympics and didn’t have Tiger Woods. Now this year for Sunday with Y.E. Yang and Woods involved in Match Play down the […]

Primetime & Late Night Viewing Picks

MLB American LeagueAnaheim at Baltimore – Fox Sports West/MASN, 7 p.m.Kansas City at Chicago White Sox – Fox Sports Kansas City/Comcast SportsNet Chicago, 8 p.m.Minnesota at Texas – Fox Sports North/Fox Sports Southwest, 8 p.m.New York Yankees at Oakland – YES/Comcast SportsNet California, 10 p.m. National LeagueArizona at Atlanta – Fox Sports Arizona/Fox Sports South, […]

Fox Sports Officially Reveals Its 2009 NFL Announcing Teams

After USA Today’s Michael Hiestand wrote about it Friday, Fox Sports has now sent the press release announcing its talent roster for this upcoming NFL season. As Michael stated, there were some changes like Matt Vasgersian who departed from Fox to MLB Network and Brian Baldinger whose contract was not renewed and will be doing […]

Two PGA Championship Press Releases From Sunday

Because I was out all day Sunday, I was not able to post these releases. First, CBS says its ratings for the 3rd round for the PGA Championship from Saturday were up a whopping 390%!!!!! Three guesses why and the first two don’t count. One hint. First name begins with Tiger. CBS SPORTS’ THIRD ROUND […]

Mad Men Sneak Peek, Episode 302 "Love Among Ruins"

I did not know I could embed Mad Men videos so after each episode on Sunday, I will embed the recap of that night’s episode as well as the sneak peek for next week’s episode as soon as they become available. As usual, another bang up job by the writers and Executive Producer Matthew Weiner. […]