MB Show Video Daily
March 27th, 2019
- Front Office Sports Huddle Series is back for our second event of 2019! Keynote speakers are Jamie Morningstar, SVP of Ticket Sales and Service, Milwaukee Bucks and Chris Giles, COO, Oakland A’s.
- D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser is looking to move tax revenue generated from sports betting from dedicated pots for early childhood and antiviolence initiatives and into the general fund. The proposal could cost early education and violence programs $7 million over the next four years, according to the report. The only dedicated funding that would remain part of Bowser’s proposal would be $200,000 for gambling addiction services.
- Charles Barkley had hinted at retiring at the end of 2020 despite signing a deal that runs through 2024 back in 2015. It would be a shame to see him go but now it appears Barkley’s plans have changed. “My goal is to try to make it to 60. I turned 56 a couple of weeks ago. I think 60 is a nice round number.”
On This Day in Sports
- 1908 70th Grand National: Henry Bletsoe wins aboard American 66/1 outsider Rubio
- 1914 76th Grand National: Bill Smith aboard Sunloch wins by 8 lengths from Trianon III
- 1925 84th Grand National: Major John Wilson wins aboard 100/9 shot Double Chance; first year a tape, known then as a ‘gate’, used at the start line
National Hockey League
Arizona Coyotes have managed to stick around in the Western Conference playoff race longer than anyone expected them to at the start of the year. Their recent slump hasn’t helped things.
The 2018 Stanley Cup Champion Washington Capitals were celebrated in the Oval Office by President Donald Trump on Monday at the White House.
NATIONAL FOOTBALL LEAGUE
Move the Sticks breaks down former Ohio State Buckeye quarterback prospect, Dwayne Haskins, ahead of the 2019 NFL Draft.
When will the Kansas City Chiefs give Mahomes his big pay day?
Mel Kiper Jr. joins Get Up! to break down his 2019 NFL Mock Draft 3.0 and why he now has Kyler Murray as the No.1 overall pick to the Arizona Cardinals. Kiper also explains why the New York Giants can’t pass on Dwayne Haskins.
The full career highlights of NFL Legend, Rob Gronkowski.
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
Major League Home Runs Well Almost!
Mike Trout says the commitment from the Los Angeles Angels meant a lot to him and played a big role in his decision. Trout says living on the east coast played a role in his decision but in the end staying in California was best for him and his family.
NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION
Check out the best plays from week 23 of the 2018-2019 NBA Season!
Portland Trailblazer Jusuf Nurkic suffered a gruesome broken leg injury against the Brooklyn Nets.
With the Los Angeles Lakers officially knocked out of the 2019 NBA playoffs, Stephen A. Smith sounds off on news of LeBron James’ physical therapist saying he should have sat out for six months as opposed to one.
Michael Jenkins and Tim Murray examine some tournament trends, including one deep dive that explains why it’s smart to bet Gonzaga, Tennessee and North Carolina against the spread.
Gregg Nigl of Columbus, Ohio, has a perfect NCAA tournament bracket going into the Sweet 16. This is the longest we’re ever recorded such a feat for March Madness brackets. He is the only one in the world (that we’ve found) with a perfect bracket remaining, and that’s from looking at 25 Million brackets across six games, including the Capital One NCAA March Madness Bracket Challenge game.
Duke vs. Virginia Tech Preview
UNC vs. Auburn Preview
Playing without Romeo Langford,Wichita was unable to overcome Wichita State and ends their postseason run in the NIT.
Cal vs. Baylor Women’s Highlights
UCLA advance to the Sweet 16 for the forth time in a row.
MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER
David Accam for Philadelphia Union vs. Columbus Crew, Dairon Asprilla‘s unbelievable bicycle kick for Portland Timbers 2, Orlando City SC’s defense, Kyle Beckerman of Real Salt Lake getting a strange look from a ref, and LAFC fans on opposite ends of the spectrum in LAFC vs. RSL.