Ep 12: Adam is a Dave Portnoy Stan

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In the latest episode of Sports-N-Stuff, Adam and Carter talk about the MLB lockdown, College Football Playoffs, NBA shockers, NFL playoff pictures, and more!

Agenda:

Weekly Updates

  • Next week, we will not have our show live on the university pulse
    • Will be live on YOUTUBE
    • Also on all the other platforms as well
  • YouTube
    • Kind of slacking
    • Around a week from now or so Devin will be running the YouTube
  • TikTok 
    • Reached 4K 
  • Instagram
    • Will Post daily
  • Twitter

Baseball

MLB 

  • Lockout 
    • The MLB and MLBPA did not reach a new agreement deal
    • Players do not get paid during offseason so they are in no rush to sign deal
    • MLB to push players to finalize a deal is locking out all players from using any facilities
    • Unsure if this lockout will affect the amount of games played or anything 

Basketball

NBA

  • Top 8 Eastern teams
    • 1. Nets (17-7)
    • 2. Bulls (17-8)
    • 3. Bucks (16-9)
    • 4. Heat (14-11)
    • 5. Wizards (14-11)
    • 6. 76ers (13-11)
    • 7. Hornets (14-12)
    • 8. Cavaliers (13-12)
  • Top 8 Western teams
    • 1. Warriors (20-4)
    • 2. Suns (20-4)
    • 3. Jazz (16-7)
    • 4. Grizzlies (14-10)
    • 5. Clippers (13-12)
    • 6. Lakers (13-12)
    • 7. Mavericks (11-12)
    • 8. Nuggets (11-12)
  • Warriors have been surprisingly impressive, but should not have been completely unexpected
  • Bulls look great
    • They added a ton of players with ‘chips on their shoulders’ and it’s paying off

Boise State Basketball

  • MBB
    • 5-4 Now
      • Beat Tulsa and CSUN
    • Tyson Degenhart amazing
      • Games since starting
        • 37 MIN | 11 PTS (5-7) | 6 REB | 3 BLK
        • 34 MIN | 11 PTS (4-5) | 3 REB | 2 BLK
        • 37 MIN | 21 PTS (8-13) | 6 REB | 2 STL
    • Easier part of their schedule ahead
  • WBB
    • 2-5 
      • Lost a close game to seattle
      • Won against florida atlantic
        • Ton of 3’s in that game
    • When Adam report on them, they lose
    • Every time Lexi reports on it, they win

Football

CFB 

  • Just had the final week of College football
  • Final 25 team rankings
  • Any surprises with the top 25 list?
    • CFP 
      • Cotton Bowl: Alabama Vs Cincinnati 
      • Orange Bowl: Michigan vs Georgia
  • NY6 Bowl Games
    • Peach Bowl: No. 11 Michigan State vs. No. 13 Pittsburgh
    • Fiesta Bowl: No. 5 Notre Dame vs. No. 9 Oklahoma State
    • Rose Bowl: No. 7 Ohio State vs. No. 10 Utah
    • Sugar Bowl: No. 6 Baylor vs. No. 8 Ole Miss
      • Predictions for these games?

Boise State Football

  • Bowl eligible for 24th consecutive year
    • Third longest streak behind Ohio State (33) and Georgia (25) 
  • Will play in the Barstool Sports Arizona Bowl
    • Against Central Michigan (8-4 OVR; 6-2 CONF)
    • BSU (7-5 OVR; 5-3 CONF)
    • Thoughts on Game?
  • Losing players
    • Khalil Shakir
    • Octavious Evans 
    • Tyreque Jones
    • Andrew Van Buren
    • Kekaula Kaniho (Maybe)
    • Riley Whimpey (Maybe)
    • Shane Erwin
    • Jake Stetz
    • JL Skinner (Possibly entering draft or leaving BSU)
    • ALSO a few player more players want to transfer

NFL

  • Playoff Picture 

Adam

AFCNFC
Titans (13-4)Packers (14-3)
Patriots (12-5)Cardinals (14-3)
Chargers (12-5)Bucs (13-4)
Bengals (12-5)WFT (10-7)
Ravens (11-6)Rams (12-5)
Bills (11-6)Cowboys (10-7)
Chiefs (10-7)Niners (8-9)

Carter

AFCNFC
Patriots (12-5)Cowboys (13-4)
Titans (12-5)Packers (13-4)
Ravens (12-5)Bucs (13-4)
Chiefs (12-5)Cardinals (13-4)
Chargers (11-6)Rams (12-5)
Bills (11-6)49ers (9-8)
Colts (10-7)Saints (8-9)
  • Power Rankings
AdamCarter
1. Packers1. Packers
2. Cardinals2. Cardinals
3. Patriots3. Patriots
4. Buccaneers4. Buccaneers
5. Chargers5. Chiefs
  • MVP Race (Top 3)
AdamCarter
1. Jonathan Taylor1. Tom Brady
2. Tom Brady 2. Jonathan Taylor
3. Aaron Rodgers3. T.J. Watt
  • Picks
    • Rules: 
    • Will say which team we think is going to win every week. 
    • Get one point per correct answer. 
    • We can play as many games as we want. 
    • CATCH: We have to every game right or we get no points 
    • Also one special game that we have to wager points on. 
      • Up to 5 points on a specific game 
        • If we get it right we get all of the points we wagered
        • If we lose, we lose all of those points
    • WAGER GAME: Ravens vs. Browns
      • Adam: Browns for 2 points
      • Carter: Ravens for 2 points
    • Adams Locks:
      • Seahawks over Texans
      • Chargers over Giants
      • Packers over Bears
    • Carters Locks:
      • Packers over Bears
      • Titans over Jaguars
      • Saints over Jets
      • Cowboys over WFT

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