Winter Classic ’08

Gas: $25 NYS Thruway Tolls: $3.50 Pit stop prior to arriving at the stadium: 20:00 Parking: $10 Front row obstructed view seat: $10 Being at the center of the hockey universe for an afternoon: PRICELESS

No Longer Undefeated

Was it a case of a holiday hangover? Maybe a letdown after knocking another from the ranks of the undefeated? Or did the Pitt Panthers simply overlook the Dayton Flyers? Whatever the reason the Panthers laid an egg, and the Flyers brought down another Big East foe.Senior, Brian Roberts (no, not that Brian Roberts), dropped […]

Clipboard National Semi-Finals

4p.m. Fiesta Bowl – Glendale, Arizona: #1 O.S.U. vs. #5 U.S.C. Forecasters are calling for partly cloudy skies with a high of fifty-eight. 7:30p.m. Rose Bowl – Pasadena, California: #3 L.S.U. vs. #10 Florida. The mid-day high of sixty-three will drop into the forties as variable winds will pick up during the evening hours.

What’s In A Number?

8 to 1 – as in the number of touchdowns to interceptions thrown by Tom Brady. 1600 – as in the amount of dollars some fans are reportedly willing to part with to see Brady’s Patriots go for 16 and 0. 3.41 to 1 – as in Steve Nash’s assist to turnover ratio. Imagine what […]

Giants Make It Three In A Row

Adding to the mounting argument of parity versus mediocrity in the NFL, the New York Giants have managed to qualify for the post-season a third consecutive time. Buoyed by an opportunistic defense and spirited running attack the Giants fended off the feisty Buffalo Bills, 38-21.Despite another lackluster performance by Eli Manning the Jints punched their […]

Clipboard National Quarter-Finals

2pm: Sun Bowl in El Paso, Texas – #2 Oklahoma vs. #10 Florida. Weather.com forecasts a game time temperature of fifty degrees under partly cloudy skies. 4pm: Alltell Stadium in Jacksonville, Florida – #3 LSU vs. #6 Missouri. Weather.com is calling for a high of sixty-four degrees under mostly cloudy skies with a slight chance […]

’07 Clipboards:Readers’ Choice – Comment of the Year

As ’07 comes to a close, time to take a look back. The first-ever Clipboard awards begin with a tribute to the readers. With soooooo many great comments, it was difficult to pick just one. These comments were chosen for one of the following: entertainment value, humor, and/or poignancy, etc. Take your time and please […]

McIntyre on the Wallace Watch

By Paul Gotham Webster Yankee alum, Joe McIntyre, has earned a nomination on the Wallace Award watch list for the upcoming college baseball season. The prestigious award is given annually to the nation’s best college baseball player. McIntyre led the NYCBL with a .409 batting average. The All-NYCBL first-team selection also led the league with […]