Welcome back to CSPN’s Know the Score !
On this week’s episode, our panel recaps the first week of the NBA season, featuring a ring ceremony for the Cavs, the Knicks kicking off their “superteam” and Russ against the world. Also, a look back at the OT tie of the Cards-Seahawks game due to the kickers, and the Indians taking an edge on the Cubs in the World Series.
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Play of the week
- Giants’ Landon Collins pick six in London (link)
- Cavs collect their rings and proceed to an opening night blowout vs.the Knicks
- Kawhi Leonard rips Steph Curry in open court and dunks on Durant (link)
- Kirk Cousins 19 yard read option TD run (link)
ride the pine
- Sixers front office for turning away Sevyn Streeter singing the national anthem at their game because of her shirt. (“We Matter”)
- Richard Harkaway, a local Philly urologist, flips Russell Westbrook double-birds and gets ejected from Sixers game. (link)
Score of the week
- 28pts/12rebs – Candace Parker earns WNBA Finals MVP
- 3-1 – Cavs commemorate the deficit they overcame to win the NBA Finals with customized championship rings
- 734 – passing yards for Texas Tech vs Oklahoma
Sounds for Know the Score provided by Zip Leathers.
About the Know the Score team:
“I consider myself a sports super nerd. I’m #HTTR and #BeatDook till I die.” Member of the #RampantBlackNeckaryCrew. Don is also the co-host of CSPN’s pro wrestling podcast The WrassleCast.
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Tyler Ball has amassed a wealth of knowledge and experience covering intercollegiate sports, particularly at the Historically Black College and Universities (HBCU) of our nation.With over 10 years of service at N.C. A&T State University, Tyler has had access to some of the best athletes over the past 20 years. Tyler is a Sports Media Journalist and blog contributor whose work has been featured in the Associated Press, ESPN, and Sports Illustrated.
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“Crossfitter, born again Runner & craft beer lover. multimedia sports journalist. Here to incite, enlighten, & entertain.” Nubyjas is a health/fitness & food reporter for the Tallahassee Democrat. Nubyjas also hosts “Beer, It Is”, the brand-new CSPN podcast about craft beer.
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