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2020 - 2021 Season

March 15th, 2021

 

  1. Gonzaga
  2. Illinois
  3. Houston
  4. Alabama
  5. Baylor
  6. Michigan
  7. Ohio State
  8. Texas
  9. Oklahoma State
  10. Iowa
  11. Kansas
  12. Arkansas
  13. West Virginia
  14. Virginia
  15. Virginia Tech
  16. Georgia Tech
  17. Tennessee
  18. Texas Tech
  19. Villanova
  20. Florida State
  21. San Diego State
  22. Loyola-Chicago
  23. Purdue
  24. Creighton
  25. Oregon

Week of June 14th, 2021

 
Up

Nikola Jokic won NBA MVP.

Barbora Krejcikova won the French Open women’s singles title.

 Novak Djokovic won the French Open men’s singles title,  his 19th Slam singles win.

Alabama gave Nick Saban an extension through 2028.

Oklahoma won the softball championship.

Aaron Civale of the Indians went to 9-2.

Columbus hired Brad Larson as coach.

Stanford, Tennessee and Vanderbilt were among the teams headed to the College World Series in Omaha.

The Niners signed safety Tony Jefferson.

The Dolphins gave LB Jerome Baker a three-year extension.

The Angels have won six in a row.

 

Down

The Pacers fired coach Nate Bjorkgren.

The Colorado Avalanche lost its playoff series in six games.

The San Francisco Giants placed OF Alex Dickerson on the IL (back).

Toronto’s Pascal Siakam out five months (surgery on torn labrum).

Dodgers’ Max Muncy went on IL (oblique strain).

The Orioles have lost 15 straight road games.

#1 Arkansas was upset by NC State in the college baseball tourney.

The Diamondbacks lost 10 in a row.

Colorado has dropped four straight.

 

Week of June 14th, 2021

 

Each week I’ll write about the world of sports:

*Certainly not a shock that Aaron Rodgers didn’t show up at practice. How is this soap opera going to end? The World of Aaron Continues to Spin Baby!

*Congrats to Tampa Bay Lightning coach Jon Cooper and his team for skating on in the Stanley Cup playoffs, knocking off the Carolina Hurricanes. The Lightning was upset in game one of the next series, losing 2-1 to the Islanders.

*Chris Paul has been on fire for the Suns. He scored 37 points as Phoenix swept Denver.

*This situation should be re-evaluated as it seems that Cameron Kinley of the Bucs is not being treated fairly like other Academy grads that pursued an NFL career.  Other players were approved to chase  dreams of the ⁦NFL, so wh⁩y was Kinley ‘s request denied? 

*Hoop news from Bloomington home of ⁦the Hoosiers. Things have been very positive since the naming of Mike Woodson as the Indiana leader. He is still undefeated baby! 

 

Week of June 14th, 2021

PTP’ER OF THE WEEK: Chris Paul
TEAM OF THE WEEK: NY Islanders
SHOCK OF THE WEEK: #1 Arkansas stunned by NC State in college baseball
STOCK UP: Vladimir Guerrero Jr.
STOCK DOWN: Arizona Diamondbacks

Quote of the Week

“The Gonzaga-UCLA game was as good S it gets "

-Dick Vitale