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by Thirty-Four
Wed Jul 25 1:47 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5221
Views: 273411

Re: Wolves/NBA

Go4 Guy wrote:
DGHG wrote:I agree with MAP and Zwak on this one. Athletes are paid based on what the market says they're worth. How would you feel if someone making 20K a year told you that you were overpaid because you made 60K a year?


honestly I could care less...


:confused2: If so, why post at all? :|
by Thirty-Four
Wed Jul 25 1:15 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5221
Views: 273411

Re: Go 4 Guy and Zwak had this exchange:

Go4 Guy wrote: the entire professional sports world is grossly overpaid. I couldn't disagree more. There is a big difference between "overpaid" and "making a lot of money". Pro athletes do make a lot of money, but so does their industry. In their marketplace they are paid what t...
by Thirty-Four
Tue Jul 24 7:01 am
Forum: College Hockey
Topic: Opponent Recruiting
Replies: 2063
Views: 284201

I appreciate the people who keep up to date on all the WCHA opponents and have detailed info on their recruits. I don't see how ignorance is preferable in any situation. :confused2:

Some of these comments are downright weird... :roll:
by Thirty-Four
Mon Jul 23 9:59 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16874
Views: 631522

I've never read an issue, but I do have the Modern Drunkard book. It's was fun reading. :lol:

I've now tried the much-balleyhooed Fat Tire, I was most pleased with the "traditional" one, the other two (forget the names :oops: ) were good as well. :drunk:
by Thirty-Four
Mon Jul 09 8:24 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15494
Views: 587646

Re: Bill Maas arrested

" The 45-year-old Maas and a passenger in his Hummer, Sarah J. Murphy, 27 , were arrested late Friday by Illinois State Police. During the stop, police indicated Maas seemed nervous, and he agreed to a search of his vehicle. Police found a .22-caliber revolver, 5 grams of suspected marijuana, ...
by Thirty-Four
Tue Jul 03 2:45 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16874
Views: 631522

Zwak wrote:Please do not buy any of this beer!

dumb beer idea


Oh good God... :shock:

Now if Ron White had a whiskey... :giggle:
by Thirty-Four
Wed Jun 20 12:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16874
Views: 631522

It tasted like a crappy version of Newcastle (which is good beer). To each his own I guess, as long as it's not Bud, Miller or any other pi$$ in a can. Reg, can't wait to meet up at a GPL gathering and buy you that beer, especially knowing that you can appreciate top shelf beer. On the "food c...
by Thirty-Four
Tue Jun 19 2:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16874
Views: 631522

Don't try the Leinie's Summer Shandy unless you are wearing a skirt, or it's 110 degress (and you only have two). Just sayin'. Whoa, lots o' hatin' on the Shandy! I'm a Guinness, Bass, Harp, Boddington's, etc, type and I like it. I agree 100%. To me it simply tasted like a Hefeweizen with a lemon a...
by Thirty-Four
Tue Jun 19 9:53 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Got Beer?
Replies: 16874
Views: 631522

The Rube wrote:Don't try the Leinie's Summer Shandy unless you are wearing a skirt, or it's 110 degress (and you only have two). Just sayin'.


Whoa, lots o' hatin' on the Shandy! :confused2: I'm a Guinness, Bass, Harp, Boddington's, etc, type and I like it. :)
by Thirty-Four
Mon Jun 18 10:09 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Tee to Green!
Replies: 7094
Views: 321990

That was a fun round to watch yesterday. I'm probably in the minority, but I prefer the US Open to nearly every other tournement, especially non-majors when the scores are in the 20's below par. Par is supposed to be a challenge, and it was this weekend. I second your opinion. I'm not a golf fan an...
by Thirty-Four
Thu Jun 07 9:09 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Only in Wisconsin
Replies: 1608
Views: 140736

Re: How in the world did he make it to 41?

:confused2: m My first thoughts were how can you get stuck in storm sewer.....then it turns out to be his head and shoulders. Darwin award winner. Knowing Wisconsin cops, they probably fined him post-mortem for ripping the iron guard off the drain and took the cash off his bloated, dead body. Can y...
by Thirty-Four
Mon Jun 04 7:16 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6582
Views: 305227

Open mouth, insert foot...

Gary Sheffield: Sociologist/Prognosticator!


http://sports.espn.go.com/mlb/news/story?id=2891875
by Thirty-Four
Fri Jun 01 8:30 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6582
Views: 305227

Giambi injured during home-run trot

Did those "greenies" send him into hyperdrive?? :oops:


http://msn.foxsports.com/mlb/story/6871934
by Thirty-Four
Fri May 25 10:21 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5221
Views: 273411

Hobey Baker wrote:Who wants Flip to win a title (shove it in the face of Taylor and McHale)?


I do! :twisted:
by Thirty-Four
Wed May 23 10:31 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5221
Views: 273411

Who cares!!! The real issue is that the Wolves have never improved their fortunes in the lottery. We have gone backwards, that happened to be the Shaq and Mourning sweepstakes. We had the worst overall record and picked third. Just wanted to get the facts straight I did find myself watching the lot...
by Thirty-Four
Thu May 17 2:35 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6582
Views: 305227

Re: Rocket overkill

ESPNews is planning on showing Roger Clemens' Class A start Friday night. How's that for compelling TV? I think they did it last year too. It's ridiculous! I can't stand ESPN. Who knows, next they'll probably add separate channels to provide continuous Cowboys, Yankees, Red Sox, and Lakers coverage...
by Thirty-Four
Thu May 17 8:26 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15494
Views: 587646

Ben wrote:Mike Vick should probably feel the walls starting to close in on him in regards to the dog fighting ring that was ran at his house that he "never visited."


I've got a mansion, forget the price... ain't never been there, they tell me it's nice.
by Thirty-Four
Wed May 16 2:31 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5221
Views: 273411

Not a big NBA fan, but I'll watch a couple minutes of a game here or there. The NBA seriously needs to change the "leaving the bench rule". Stoudemire was only leaving the bench to make sure Nash was ok and got a 1 game vacation. "Poster boy Duncan" came onto court past the thre...
by Thirty-Four
Mon May 07 10:53 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6582
Views: 305227

Hobey Baker wrote:Former Yankee and current Padre, David Wells calls Clemens "no traveling clause' disrespectful to team.


The "respectful" thing to do is to pitch half-drunk... :roll:
by Thirty-Four
Tue May 01 10:54 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6582
Views: 305227

Re: Clemens

So, Roger Clemens is "deciding" if he is going to play this year. With a 22 million contract, some club will pay him 12-13 million for 19 or so starts. Last year, in his 19 starts he only gave up 4 or more runs 3 times, and ended the season with a 2.30 era. While I am not big on his not b...
by Thirty-Four
Thu Apr 26 4:27 pm
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Potential Future Recruits - Part II
Replies: 8665
Views: 1111288

From the Canadian Press: [Chris] Chelios has a 17-year-old who plays hockey. "He's a goal-scoring phenomenon," Chelios boasts. Would he try to carry on and wait and see if his son gets a big-league shot? "Oh, I'd love to," said Chelios. "It's a long ways off though. "H...
by Thirty-Four
Wed Apr 18 9:05 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: MLB News
Replies: 6582
Views: 305227

Re: Dumb question...AGAIN!

Yes...I like sports but don't always know everything about them. I have another question. How is it determined that someone is credited with a Sacrifice? I know what a sacrifice is, but the announcer will sometimes say, "He should be credited with a sacrifice" but other times they will sa...
by Thirty-Four
Thu Apr 05 12:01 pm
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Potential Future Recruits - Part II
Replies: 8665
Views: 1111288

I see some "famous" last names on these rosters: Guyer (from Coleraine), Suter, Terhaar The Terhaar kid is Nick Terhaar. He's a junior at Shattuck and plays for their Midget AAA team (kind of like their J.V. team). He's from Maple Grove and has been at Shattuck for at least three years. I...
by Thirty-Four
Thu Mar 29 3:58 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15494
Views: 587646

Best NFL News in quite a while http://www.stltoday.com/stltoday/sports/columnists.nsf/dancaesar/story/9B98955B14EE6BF9862572AD00123676?OpenDocument Joe Buck out as pregame host. Our long national nightmare is nearly over. Now if someone would just punch him in the throat... I think Aikman might tak...
by Thirty-Four
Wed Mar 21 3:24 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15494
Views: 587646

Ben wrote:
Slap Shot wrote:This ownership group is really starting to piss me off. :anger:


Why?

Scott. Mitchell.


I have no problem waiting for TJ.


Good point...

Can't blame Millen for that one :giggle:
by Thirty-Four
Wed Mar 21 2:22 pm
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Potential Future Recruits - Part II
Replies: 8665
Views: 1111288

You're being a bit modest here Hammy. I don't think too many others have Gopher recruits emailing them with tips. Like the old man said to Clyde Torkle in "Stroker Ace": "I know nothing... I am merely the messenger." Now actually admitting that you saw Stroker Ace lowers your cr...
by Thirty-Four
Wed Mar 21 11:06 am
Forum: Gopher Recruiting
Topic: Potential Future Recruits - Part II
Replies: 8665
Views: 1111288

Someone on the highschool hockey board is saying that Ness verbally committed to the Gophers on March 19. Does anyone know aything about this? Hammy? If I were you I would read Hammy's blog. This is great news....he reminded me of Larry Olimb. Any fan of Gopher Hockey should read Hammy's Blog Olimb...
by Thirty-Four
Tue Mar 13 11:48 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15494
Views: 587646

Chicago Bears LB Briggs prepared to sit out 2007

http://msn.foxsports.com/nfl/story/6562918

Sounds a little "Marbury" to me...
by Thirty-Four
Mon Mar 05 8:40 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15494
Views: 587646

:wall: :thumbdown: :puke:

There has to be more to the deal!
by Thirty-Four
Mon Mar 05 8:30 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15494
Views: 587646

PassTheFlaskGuy wrote:Brad Johnson signs 3-year deal with Cowboys to back up Tony Romo.

I guess Dallas didn't see many Vikes games last year.


While he probably can't throw thirty yards anymore, he can outrun Drew Bledsoe :yikes:
by Thirty-Four
Mon Mar 05 11:39 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15494
Views: 587646

Dances With Gophers wrote:"Missing out on Jeff Garcia, the Broncos hosted Brad Johnson on Sunday. (He threw three interceptions during the meeting.)" :P

http://www.profootballtalk.com/rumormill.htm


Beauty! :rotflmao:

Side note: Since Steinbrennering that avatar you have been on fire! :mrgreen:
by Thirty-Four
Thu Feb 22 3:55 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5221
Views: 273411

Hobey Baker wrote:Celtic great Dennis Johnson dead at the age of 52. "DJ" collapsed at practice. Cause of death is unknown.

:cry:

Great player.
by Thirty-Four
Wed Feb 07 3:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local Broadcasting/Media
Replies: 7085
Views: 543647

In my opinion, they need to get Ellen Galles involved more at Fox 9. Now, there's a hottie. With regards to current announcers, what about Simons? There were times he's interviewed Gophers on late night Sunday shows and had absolutely zero clue what was going on. Weird thing is, he was/is so darn e...
by Thirty-Four
Wed Feb 07 3:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local Broadcasting/Media
Replies: 7085
Views: 543647

In my opinion, they need to get Ellen Galles involved more at Fox 9. Now, there's a hottie. With regards to current announcers, what about Simons? There were times he's interviewed Gophers on late night Sunday shows and had absolutely zero clue what was going on. Weird thing is, he was/is so darn e...
by Thirty-Four
Wed Feb 07 2:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local Broadcasting/Media
Replies: 7085
Views: 543647

In my opinion, they need to get Ellen Galles involved more at Fox 9. Now, there's a hottie. With regards to current announcers, what about Simons? There were times he's interviewed Gophers on late night Sunday shows and had absolutely zero clue what was going on. Weird thing is, he was/is so darn e...
by Thirty-Four
Wed Feb 07 1:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local Broadcasting/Media
Replies: 7085
Views: 543647

In my opinion, they need to get Ellen Galles involved more at Fox 9. Now, there's a hottie. With regards to current announcers, what about Simons? There were times he's interviewed Gophers on late night Sunday shows and had absolutely zero clue what was going on. Weird thing is, he was/is so darn e...
by Thirty-Four
Fri Feb 02 8:54 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15494
Views: 587646

http://www.nbc5.com/news/10905264/detail.html I don't know how many times I've heard about Ditka doing this sort of thing. Same goes for (packer) Jerry Kramer. It's great to see stories of guys doing things like this with all the turds in the NFL these days. Ditka is really good about that stuff. I...
by Thirty-Four
Thu Feb 01 12:32 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15494
Views: 587646

Hobey Baker wrote:Blitnetkoff retires after 32 years with the Raiders.


Al is losing one of his biggest boosters. One of the greats.
by Thirty-Four
Fri Jan 26 10:56 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local Broadcasting/Media
Replies: 7085
Views: 543647

The only reason Ann Carroll is there is because of her looks, IMO. She's terrible as a post-game host. Marney isn't much to look at, but at least she can do her job well. I call Carroll "Aging trophy wife". She's got to be some executives "pet project", terrible. Sure, Marney dr...
by Thirty-Four
Fri Jan 26 10:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Local Broadcasting/Media
Replies: 7085
Views: 543647

The only reason Ann Carroll is there is because of her looks, IMO. She's terrible as a post-game host. Marney isn't much to look at, but at least she can do her job well. I call Carroll "Aging trophy wife". She's got to be some executives "pet project", terrible. Sure, Marney dr...
by Thirty-Four
Wed Jan 24 10:41 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5221
Views: 273411

It’s hilarious to listen to McHale critique ANYONE else’s performance. How many inept, inexplicable decisions can one sports franchise executive make? Drafts, trades, free agent signings, coach hirings and firings…with a couple exceptions, it’s been one disaster after another. Incredible. I think t...
by Thirty-Four
Mon Jan 15 8:47 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL NEWS
Replies: 15494
Views: 587646

I swear this Bears team has 9 lives. They struggled to beat an average playoff-caliber NFC team today at Soldier Field in the cold. Grossman is just an accident waiting to happen, but Bears win anyway. I can't imagine that if they get by the Saints that they could possibly beat the Pats (the team I...
by Thirty-Four
Tue Dec 19 3:01 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5221
Views: 273411

Bad deal for the Nuggets. Two ball-hogs, one of them 31 years old (which in basketball is old folks...). Iverson is an exciting player, but he tends to miss a lot of games and how will his style mesh with one of Larry Brown's best pals, George Karl? Miller is a good point guard and the two number on...
by Thirty-Four
Sat Dec 31 6:49 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5221
Views: 273411

Flip is a very good coach, but he also came into a perfect situation. He was never able to tame Chauncey (granted, he was younger) and it looked like Billips was going to be a career selfish player who wouldn't have much of an impact in the league. Larry Brown turned him into one of the best player...
by Thirty-Four
Fri Dec 30 10:09 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5221
Views: 273411

Pistons win again tonight by beating the Heat. Flip's Pistons have now tied the Bulls for the best start in NBA history. Flip must be loving life right now! What a great situation for him and he is doing a heck of a job. Note to Taylor and McHale: What do you think of Flip now? I would have preferr...
by Thirty-Four
Thu Dec 29 12:26 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5221
Views: 273411

If EG can average 10-12 points and 5+ rebounds a game, the Wolves have a great chance to win the Northwest. I still feel that Denver, assuming they get healthy, will win the division.[/quote] You are right on Eddie there, we would be looking good. I don't see it with Denver this year, but that could...
by Thirty-Four
Thu Dec 29 10:09 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5221
Views: 273411

Good going for Eddie, hopefully he can put this together for a stretch. Wally was on fire! I am impressed so far with Coach Casey.
by Thirty-Four
Wed Dec 28 2:07 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5221
Views: 273411

Re: Artest

No need for any hand wringing or gnashing of teeth over the possible arrival of Artest; no way he ends up here. McHale and the T'Wolves are right up there with Terry Ryan and the Twins when it comes to supposedly being "in the mix" or right on the cusp of some big trade or three way deal and then.....
by Thirty-Four
Thu Dec 22 4:07 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: Wolves / NBA:
Replies: 5221
Views: 273411

With the decline in attendence he'd have to climb awile to kick a fan's a**...

No, he's not going to help the Wolves in my opinion... Shaq, Elton Brand, a big man who can score and allow KG to be the small forward he truly is, that's what the Wolves need.