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by EGram
3 days ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: CELTICS and the NBA
Replies: 269
Views: 11130

Re: CELTICS and the NBA

What a crazy season so far!
by EGram
4 days ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: CELTICS and the NBA
Replies: 269
Views: 11130

Re: CELTICS and the NBA

I like Tatum way more then i expected. Wish we could have landed both him and Dennis Smith JR somehow... Brown looks like a good starter but i would be far more willing to trade him in the future... But If that deal was legit (it's not happening) it would be almost criminal to not take it. AD is goi...
by EGram
1 week ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: CELTICS and the NBA
Replies: 269
Views: 11130

Re: CELTICS and the NBA

I think at this point no one can doubt Brad Stevens is among the elite coaches in the NBA. SO how do other posters feel about acquiring a player who has been bought out or via trade? The 8.4m Exception we got from the Hayward injury puts us in a very good position to sign any guys who get bought out...
by EGram
1 week ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: 11/10 | UNC Asheville Bulldogs | 7:30PM (NIT Season Tip-Off)
Replies: 243
Views: 6099

Re: 11/10 | UNC Asheville Bulldogs | 7:30PM (NIT Season Tip-Off)

Wow, great game performance, (annoying refs tho!). I see many people already covered alot of stuff but i thought i'd mentioned a couple things that stuck out to me. Dowtin's shot looked way better then ever . Much better arch compared to his sorta linedrivey shot of last year. It looks to me like he...
by EGram
2 weeks ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: CELTICS and the NBA
Replies: 269
Views: 11130

Re: CELTICS and the NBA

Horford has got to be one of the most underrated stars in the game. His ppg and rpg numbers just don't come close to telling ho essential he has been for the team. Extending well beyond his clutch shooting, I simply can't recall another big an who is so valuable on offense even when he is rarely tou...
by EGram
3 weeks ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '18 MD PF Jermaine Harris (URI Signed LOI)
Replies: 1002
Views: 48757

Re: '18 MD PF Jermaine Harris (URI Commit)

What the heck is Luke Murray doing? I feel like there was a whole bunch of people who said Dan wouldn't be able to recruit without him though? (And Preston, and Bobby, etc) Excellent point. I don't think I ever posted it. But I'm sure I'm not the only one who had occasional doubts momentarily fill ...
by EGram
1 month ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: CELTICS and the NBA
Replies: 269
Views: 11130

Re: CELTICS and the NBA

Wow i just saw the news about the injury today. Hopefully the guy gets better and can eventually get back to playing basketball once again. I would be shocked if he returns this season. I'm not a doctor, but when i had a catastrophic leg injury back last summer i had little to do for a couple months...
by EGram
1 month ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '18 MD PG - Brendan Adams (URI Signed LOI)
Replies: 440
Views: 23649

Re: '18 MD PG - Brendan Adams (Offer)

I want Adams (assuming Hurley still does). BUT if he doesn't pick us i won't feel like it's much of a hit. We already have a terrific on paper class for 18. Adams would take our last scholly. I was debating this with some friends/family and my father tried to argue he would prefer we not get Adams. ...
by EGram
1 month ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '18 MD PG - Brendan Adams (URI Signed LOI)
Replies: 440
Views: 23649

Re: '18 MD PG - Brendan Adams (Offer)

Anyone else notice Hurley tweeting today? Right after Harris committed.

"Good Start to the weekend"


Perhaps he has reason to expect some more good news at the end of the weekend?
by EGram
1 month ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '18 MD PF Jermaine Harris (URI Signed LOI)
Replies: 1002
Views: 48757

Re: '18 MD PF Jermaine Harris (URI Commit)

This can also be the David Cox appreciation thread? Honestly, I was lukewarm on hi a cpl years ago but dude has been killing it the past two years! In fairness it was mostly ignorance. Just not knowing much about the guy as. Other assistants got far more notice by the fan base back a few years ago.
by EGram
1 month ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '18 MD PF Jermaine Harris (URI Signed LOI)
Replies: 1002
Views: 48757

Re: '18 MD PF Jermaine Harris (URI Commit)

This can also be the David Cox appreciation thread?

Honestly, I was lukewarm on hi a cpl years ago but dude has been killing it the past two years!
by EGram
1 month ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '18 MD PF Jermaine Harris (URI Signed LOI)
Replies: 1002
Views: 48757

Re: '18 MD PF Jermaine Harris (Offer)

well if nothing else it seems Harris announcement has killed the KB forums.
by EGram
1 month ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: The Patriot Way
Replies: 435
Views: 22079

Re: The Patriot Way

Also, if it was possible for me to dislike Cam Newton any less. Did anyone else notice the clenched fist salute he gave after that touchdown run? It's literally the Communist equivalent, and and answer to the Nazi Salute. Now, I'm not saying Cam is a communist, (although I think using it as a black ...
by EGram
1 month ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: The Patriot Way
Replies: 435
Views: 22079

Re: The Patriot Way

That was the most awfully officiated game I can recall seeing in a long time. The defense was awful, but the refs 100% cost us a game that should have been won, the two Gilmore "hands to the face" something that happens dozens time a game w/o call cost us 14 points, including keeping alive...
by EGram
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: WPRI-Ty Boswell arrested-Player also involved
Replies: 447
Views: 20852

Re: WPRI-Ty Boswell arrested-Player also involved

IF the Police were going to make any more arrests they would have happened by now. No need to worry about players getting arrested at this point. The hearings will likely get continued perhaps a couple more times while they hash something out between the lawyers. Eventually Ty will get a small fine...
by EGram
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: WPRI-Ty Boswell arrested-Player also involved
Replies: 447
Views: 20852

Re: WPRI-Ty Boswell arrested-Player also involved

IF the Police were going to make any more arrests they would have happened by now. No need to worry about players getting arrested at this point. The hearings will likely get continued perhaps a couple more times while they hash something out between the lawyers. Eventually Ty will get a small fine ...
by EGram
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Four college basketball assistant coaches hit with federal fraud, corruption charges
Replies: 166
Views: 4971

Re: Four college basketball assistant coaches hit with federal fraud, corruption charges

Can we not rehash the Penn state case for the nth time? It's become the Watergate of college sports in the sense it overshadows alot of interesting history and accomplishments. Like Watergate The "who knew what and when?" debates will go on for ages i suspect. I just can''t believe litte R...
by EGram
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: No signs this season
Replies: 59
Views: 2063

Re: No signs this season

Wow this sucks. I was badly injured last year and would have a difficult time getting up to my seat. Upon at last arriving at my seats seeing those signs about Kelloggs Hair, or Wil Wade in a NCSU hat always made me smile and forget the damn pain for a minute. I find it amusing she worked at Syracus...
by EGram
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: WPRI-Ty Boswell arrested-Player also involved
Replies: 447
Views: 20852

Re: WPRI-Ty Boswell arrested-Player also involved

Kingston is pretty spot on here. I'm much more embarrassed by the reaction of some of our posters to the police report than I am of anything Ty did. As we knew before we read the report, there was a commotion, Ty got involved to try to keep the player out of trouble, the cops overreacted and arrest...
by EGram
1 month ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: WPRI-Ty Boswell arrested-Player also involved
Replies: 447
Views: 20852

Re: WPRI-Ty Boswell arrested-Player also involved

Get drunk and disorderly in a public space. Draw police attention Don't listen to cop commands to calm down and disperse. Continue to act up and defy authority Amazing how people can complain about someone getting arrested if the above is true. I guarantee the cops don't want to deal with the BS of ...
by EGram
1 month ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: Red Sox and other Major League Baseball
Replies: 740
Views: 21789

Re: Red Sox and other Major League Baseball

interesting how with the Indians streak the Sox red Hot finish (like 15 of last 18 games won now) has gone 100% under the radar. ESPN power rankings even had us dropping spot to the cubs who are 4 games behind us despite a crap division and the sox not losing a game in the last week,
by EGram
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: How to Watch Rhody Without Cox Cable?
Replies: 5
Views: 357

Re: How to Watch Rhody Without Cox Cable?

Cox no longer even roadcasts games anymore.

Last year all the non CBSN, NBCSN, ESPN, ect.. games were broadcast in an amazingly shoddy stream online.
by EGram
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: WPRI-Ty Boswell arrested-Player also involved
Replies: 447
Views: 20852

Re: WPRI-Ty Boswell arrested-Player also involved

For some reason incidents like these always make me wonder if a school can give players say i7 desktops with rx 580s as ya know, like, educational machines. Maybe with an VR headset for more interactive educational experiences.
by EGram
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: WPRI-Ty Boswell arrested-Player also involved
Replies: 447
Views: 20852

Re: WPRI-Ty Boswell arrested-Player also involved

Given these Migos guys reputation and previous problems at their concerts i am surprised the team would not strongly encourage players not to attend at the very least.

If nothing else it seems a total failure of the team administration.
by EGram
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: WPRI-Ty Boswell arrested-Player also involved
Replies: 447
Views: 20852

Re: WPRI-Ty Boswell arrested-Player also involved

Depends on how the cops wanna respond. BTW, why are they not mentioning the players name? he is an adult accused of a crime after all.. They could throw the book at him, dmg to property, resisting arrest, obstructing justice, assaulting a police officer.... def could really screw this player if they...
by EGram
2 months ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '18 MD PG - Amir Harris
Replies: 193
Views: 8700

Re: '18 MD PG - Amir Harris (URI Commit)

Do we know for sure Amir is related to Jermaine? If so, gotta figure or chances are much better then i figured a few weeks ago. I hate to denigrate schools but who on earth would want to live in West Virginia willingly for most of the next half decade? Maryland is the school that really worries me...
by EGram
2 months ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: The Patriot Way
Replies: 435
Views: 22079

Re: The Patriot Way

After today all us Pats fans can exhale now...

All those injuries to WRs and Gronk is scary tho. We badly need Amendola and Mitchell back.

Wise looks like a total steal in the 4th rd. 2 sacks in games so far and basically our best DL imo.
by EGram
2 months ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: Mayweather-Mcgregor
Replies: 19
Views: 477

Re: Mayweather-Mcgregor

MMA is just as bad if not worse. Look at the recent Werdum vs Overreem fight. First two rounds are both very cose, boring rounds.3rd round Werdum dominates and only failed to finish because he bizarrely took down Reem who was nearly out on his feet by that point. MMA/Boxing needs a new scoring syste...
by EGram
2 months ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: Mayweather-Mcgregor
Replies: 19
Views: 477

Re: Mayweather-Mcgregor

GGG Vs Canelo was a Robbery....

I hate to say it but teddy atlas is right is was simply corruption and the "money fight" nonsense .. NSCAC would not allow golden goose Canelo to be cooked by an eastern European with little commercial appeal.

BTW would any be interested in an MMA thread?
by EGram
2 months ago
Forum: Down the Line
Topic: WBRU to be sold
Replies: 23
Views: 1133

Re: WBRU to be sold

Not trying to say having family or career does not have it;s own joys. They are just different joys then the one's many of us hoped for as a kid. Maybe i am odd but at some level i think i secretly wanted to be 19 forever. At one point 100% thought my Fiance was the love of my life at age 20. Indeed...
by EGram
2 months ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '18 KY PG - Anthony Nelson (Seton Hall)
Replies: 69
Views: 4967

Re: '18 KY PG - Anthony Nelson (Offer)

5 Schools willing to pay players agents to recruit.... Rough to include Dayton and SH in that group. I don't know anything bout Dayton but some of my fathers friends are Seton Hall Alumni/booster types. Growing up i spent a decent amount of time around them and would often go to SH games as they we...
by EGram
2 months ago
Forum: Down the Line
Topic: WBRU to be sold
Replies: 23
Views: 1133

Re: WBRU to be sold

Np, just gotta be more careful in the future. Thankfully my Xanax script runs out early next week and i have no plans to ask for another refill. Not sure why my Doc thought it was a good idea to prescribe the highest possible dose (2mg) 2-3x a day. To someone who had never taken a sedative before. G...
by EGram
2 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Transfer Eligibility Changing ?
Replies: 36
Views: 937

Re: Transfer Eligibility Changing ?

Totally agree with Rod. Essentially allowing players to xfer anywhere/anytime would cause total chaos. Not to mention more corruption. It would be like European soccer. Where players make "long term commitments" to a club then try to jump ship at the first opportunity, Just like European F...
by EGram
2 months ago
Forum: Down the Line
Topic: WBRU to be sold
Replies: 23
Views: 1133

Re: WBRU to be sold

Sorry everyone. They gave me a small script of xanax and Percodan after a minor surgery i had. Guess it affected me more then i realized. Funny thing is I don't even drink alcohol but in my mind it all seemed very logical when i wrote it. It's like when i was in hospital getting dilaudid shots every...
by EGram
2 months ago
Forum: Down the Line
Topic: WBRU to be sold
Replies: 23
Views: 1133

Re: WBRU to be sold

Nonsensical garbage.

Read my reply below.
by EGram
3 months ago
Forum: Down the Line
Topic: Fun With Trolls
Replies: 46
Views: 462

Re: '18 RI G - David Duke (Offer)

So, since this thread is getting cleaned up later. Anyways The whole "David Duke in RI" made me think of a video a friend send me a few months ago of a Rhode Island comedy troupe's skit about Pick up Artists. (VIDEO IS SUPER NSFW BTW) but the David Duke line is hilarious. https://youtu.be/...
by EGram
3 months ago
Forum: Down the Line
Topic: Fun With Trolls
Replies: 46
Views: 462

Re: '18 RI G - David Duke (Offer)

wow, those quotes from that PC thread man! Amazing how they obsess over stuff written on a message board of a team that is so insignificant and bad...


I bet most posters on this board are like me and may generally know PC has a board but have never read it or even know the URL.
by EGram
3 months ago
Forum: Recruitment Corner
Topic: '18 CA SF Dana Tate (URI Signed LOI)
Replies: 276
Views: 17174

Re: '18 CA SF Dana Tate (URI Commit)

fwiw i do remember some other posters mentioning Expressions roster has been considered a bit down on talent the past year or two. Anyways, he still plays on one of the better AAU teams in the North East and i guess he is in a good HS league also. Although i admittedly know almost nothing about HS b...
by EGram
3 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Top 50 players
Replies: 12
Views: 1195

Re: Top 50 players

I really hope E.C Improves his senior year. he clearly has lots of talent and guys often take two full years to recover fully from ACL injuries. Right now i can't argue with not ranking him among the elite of college basketball. Mostly because of a few things he really needs to improve on. He is tot...
by EGram
3 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Thompson potential redshirt year?
Replies: 75
Views: 4838

Re: Thompson potential redshirt year?

I wonder if they knew about the Red Shirt this when that Forward from Ossining New York, (Obiadiah?) seemed to want to come here before finally accepting Daytons offer?
by EGram
3 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: UConn puppis new NIKE contract
Replies: 3
Views: 417

Re: UConn puppis new NIKE contract

NRF totally agree with you on our value vs Uconn.

Based on what Uconn gets i imagine we likely get free equipment from Adidas and maybe a small sum of money in the 5 figure per year area.
by EGram
3 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: UConn puppis new NIKE contract
Replies: 3
Views: 417

Re: UConn puppis new NIKE contract

Interesting it's mostly "in kind" with Jerseys and equipment making up 70% of the total value if i'm reading it right!

It's been mentioned URI seems to have reuped with Adidas. I doubt the contract details will be made public.
by EGram
3 months ago
Forum: Down the Line
Topic: WBRU to be sold
Replies: 23
Views: 1133

WBRU to be sold

http://providenceonline.com/stories/radio-silence,24147 A friend of mine who was a WBRU dj back in the 00s just told me of this. Even if i don't love most modern alt rock that wbru plays i enjoy occasionally flip to it in hopes of hearing some older music i loved when i was growing up. It doesn't he...
by EGram
4 months ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: Red Sox and other Major League Baseball
Replies: 740
Views: 21789

Re: Red Sox and other Major League Baseball - 2016

Speaking of Cheringtons mistakes. Jed Lowrie would be a really good addition for the team. Not only would he be a really nice upgrade at 3b but he is cheap, can play SS, 2b, or 3b, and comes with a team option for 6m next year. He could be a great super IF sub next year as well as insurance incase D...
by EGram
4 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: DI Men’s Basketball Committee redefines quality win
Replies: 25
Views: 844

Re: DI Men’s Basketball Committee redefines quality win

Like i said in the schedule thread it's just dumb to play so few away games given how valuable Road wins are in getting in the Tourny. Hopefully we beat Alabama and don't get burned by playing 90% ooc home games nest year.. Overall this should be good for us as it encourages better teams to play at ...
by EGram
4 months ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: CELTICS and the NBA
Replies: 269
Views: 11130

Re: CELTICS and the NBA

Cs finishing up a deal of Avery Bradley to Pistons for Marcus Morris. This will allow them the salary room to sign Hayward as Morris is on a very reasonable contract with 2 ears left at 5m per yr. Morris looks like a stretch 4 who offers little help defensively. Not much of a rebounder either. 14ppg...
by EGram
4 months ago
Forum: All Pro Sports
Topic: Red Sox and other Major League Baseball
Replies: 740
Views: 21789

Re: Red Sox and other Major League Baseball - 2016

I never understood the hate for that Pomeranz deal personally. While its impossible to say who "won" that deal for another few years. I do think trading a 18yr old sub 6ft pitcher in low a ball for a good, cheap mlb starter under contract for 2 1/2th years is often going to be a pretty goo...
by EGram
4 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Europe Trip Canceled?
Replies: 2
Views: 300

Re: Europe Trip Canceled?

Oh, sorry i've been checking that thread every week or two but i guess i missed it. my bad.
by EGram
4 months ago
Forum: NCAAs or Bust!
Topic: Europe Trip Canceled?
Replies: 2
Views: 300

Europe Trip Canceled?

So my father came over for dinner today and told me he read in the Independent the Team was canceling it's trip to Europe as the players are worried abut recent events in London and Paris (terrorism i assume). Instead they are going to the Bahamas. Interestingly a quick google search reveals the Bah...

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