Monday, February 13, 2012
LEFTY McNEIL ON SPORTS...Monday (2/12+1/12)...The Old Lefty is back! Phil Mickelson wins the Pebble Beach PGA golf championship (did you see the great shots of the Left Coast shoreline on TV??)...Ah Spring! Navy beat VMI in lacrosse 14-7 this weekend...Hines Ward says he wants to finish his career with the Steelers...Redskins fans Question of the Day!! Who do you want next year at QB? Grossman, Beck or Manning??...Wizards Watch = 5-22 on the season...What is going on in merry old England? Soccer players refusing to shake hands, 8 game suspensions due to racial slurs, near fights at halftime & games end! Its not like this on Masterpiece Theater where only the butlers/rich folks are rude!...Caps are now 28-21-5 and 2 points out of 1st place...Did you know?? The 1960 Orange Bowl was the 1st year a blimp was used to cover a sports event (...its been all down hill since then)...SISYPHUS AWARD, John Feinstein in a great basketball article in the WASH POST described the Loyola U men's (Baltimore) team as the "Sisyphus of college basketball programs" (Feinstein, Sisyphus, & Loyola are facing an uphill battle to promote hopeless causes)...MLB Spring Training Camps are about to open and stand by for a lot of last minute roster changes (Manny to O's, Nats still looking for cf & lead off batter)...THURSDAY NIGHT FEVER! QA vs KI in boys & girls high school baskeball...RUN FOR FUN! How about we unlock the local high school tracks for local runners/joggers/walkers to use!!...P.S. Don't forget Valentines Day (tomorrow) dark chocolate is good for you!