Saturday, March 17, 2012
LEFTY McNEIL ON SPORTS....St. PADDY'S DAY, March 17, 2012...UPSET CITY BABY! Pinch me I am Irish, LEIGH "75"-Duke 70, Norfolk State (15th seed like Leigh) 86-Missouri (2nd seed like Duke) 84, this is going to be a fun NCAA Tourney...Spring Training: Nats 3-Yankees 4, O's 3-Twins 1...Andy Pettitte is coming back to the Yankees for another year (Damn Yankees!)...P. Manning works out for NFL Broncos, Tebow WHO??...NBA Knicks new coach to bench "LINMANIA" (...There go the ice cream sales Ben & Jerry's)...Redskins sign strong safety Brandon Meriweather = 2 years for $6 million...D.C. United soccer team signs new 2 year lease to play at RFK...Wizards make big trade and bring in "Nene" to the team (guy has one name = "Nene" and Wizards have "zero" chances to improve)... ANOTHER SIGN OF THE FALL OF WESTERN SOCIETY: "Fearless Felix" Baumgartner to sky dive from 23 miles above earth, record is 19.5 miles set in 1960 by an Air Force Test pilot...Hanoch Shahar a 77 year old Holocaust survivor finished the 2nd Annual Jerusalem Marathon...HAPPY ST. PADDY'S DAY and how about Leigh!!!!