Now that the sweet 16 has been set, we took a poll of the office to see what the biggest takeaway was from the first two rounds of the NCAA Tournament. Here are our top 5:
1) #2 Duke upset by #15 Lehigh in the opening round
2) #2 Missouri upset by #15 Norfolk State in the opening round
3) #13 Ohio University advances to Sweet 16 for first time in modern tournament history
4) UNC Point Guard Kendall Marshall plays with a broken wrist to help the Tar Heels advance to the Sweet 16
5) President Obama’s bracket is beating mine…badly.
What stood out to you?
Happy 23rd Birthday to Blake Griffin of the Los Angeles Clippers. The Oklahoma alum and 2009 first overall draft pick of the Clippers has made a huge impact on the NBA and has revitalized a dying franchise in just his second full season. The guy already has an ESPN Sports Science episode!
Here are some more Blake highlights…Welcome to the Blake Show:
Happy 23rd Blake!
As promised, here are some more great sports posters from the 1980s and 1990s. Enjoy! What if these posters were out now? Do you have any good ideas for creative photos of some current professional sports players?
take a look at this 1992-93 Knicks Warm Up Jacket. Coming soon.