Thursday, June 11, 2009

Brutusreport Blogspot Sports Carnival - June 11, 2009

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Welcome to the June 11, 2009 edition of Brutusreport Blogspot Sports Carnival. Eric Gargiulo starts the blog carnival this week with a number of good articles including one of Mariano Rivera and his ability to be consistent even with less than perfect management. In football we have a story from the about Jim Tressel visiting troops in the Middle East on a tour with a number of college coaches. Finally Spencer Honeyman writes about hockey great Milan Lucic and his impact on the sport.

Eric Gargiulo
presents Randy Orton Flips Out on Mexican Television posted at, saying, "Check out this video of WWE champion Randy Orton being interviewed on Mexican television. The interview starts well until the host asks Randy why he is so fragile. Orton loses his cool and comes close to pulling a David Schultz-John Stossel on the host."

presents How to find out if site was banned by google ? posted at Glowicki ProBlogger - Blogging Tips, saying, "See what are hints to find out if your website was banned by google or sandboxed."

presents Hard Disk Data Recovery Blog posted at Hard Drive Data Recovery, saying, "MFT is Corrupt and Unreadable the usual hard disk data recovery error that techs have problem with. Easy solution"

presents Digg to Bring Its Own Special Variety of Democracy to Advertising | Geek Global News Central - Latest Tech News Delivered posted at Geek Global News Central, saying, "Diig wants to change a little even in advertising - we will see if its true."

Eric Gargiulo
presents The Betting Edge for Friday June 08 posted at, saying, "My big bet of the day will be the San Diego Padres beating Arizona Diamondbacks and parlaying it with under 7 1/2 runs. Jake Peavy's back after his awful outing against the Philadelphia Phillies and considering how hard it is to score runs in San Diego I'm betting $15 to win $30."


Eric Gargiulo presents The Betting Edge for Tuesday June 09 posted at, saying, "I'm a Phillies fan and with Johan Santana throwing tonight for the Mets in New York (if they get the game in) the money line gets busted easily so with an upset I like the Phillies as underdogs winning the game outright since I can lay $5 to win $7.50."

Eric Gargiulo
presents Mariano Rivera stands the test of time, and questionable Managerial Decisions posted at, saying, "Can we get a hold of ourselves here? Everyone just sit back and relax for a minute. The Sandman isn’t going anywhere yet. No, not our favorite drunken wrestler who launches chairs at partygoers in Yonkers, NY. I mean arguably the greatest closer of all time, Mariano Rivera."


Steve Patterson presents Jim Tressel Visits US Troops with Other College Coaches posted at BrutusReport, saying, "Jim Tressel and Mack Brown in addition to other college football coaches took part in a Middle East tour to inspire and provide entertainment for the US troops."


Spencer Honeyman presents Milan Lucic: Bringing Back Old Time Hockey posted at Boston Bruins Old Time Hockey.


Eric Gargiulo presents Dana White Talks Lots of Kimbo Slice posted at, saying, "Check out this video of an interview UFC president Dana White did earlier this week. The interview is all about Kimbo Slice in The Ultimate Fighter. Dana talks quite candidly about previous statements he made about Kimbo, Kimbo's chances in TUF, whether he will receive special treatment, how the deal went down, and more."

Eric Gargiulo
presents The Top 5 Moments in WWE / ECW One Night Stand History posted at, saying, "This Sunday marks the first Extreme Rules pay-per-view from the WWE. The show is an extension of the WWE/ECW One Night Stand series. One Night Stand may be gone, but it is certainly not forgotten. Today I look back at the top five moments in One Night Stand’s short history."

Eric Gargiulo
presents CM Punk Cashes in at WWE Extreme Rules posted at, saying, "It was an extreme night for sure at WWE Extreme Rules. All of the world titles changed hands. The last change of the night was the most shocking. CM Punk won his second WWE world title after cashing in his Money in the Bank and beating Jeff Hardy."

Eric Gargiulo
presents Batista Injured Again At WWE Extreme Rules posted at, saying, "The most brittle wrestler in the WWE is once again on injured reserve. It is being reported that Batista tore his triceps at WWE Extreme Rules. The injury comes just two months after Batista returned to WWE action from his last of many injuries."

Eric Gargiulo
presents Macho Madness - The Randy Savage Ultimate Collection DVD Out Today! posted at, saying, "One of the most anticpated WWE DVDs is finally available. Macho Madness - The Randy Savage Ultimate Collection goes on sale today. Today marks the first step of what fans hope will be a road to the WWE Hall of Fame for the Macho Man!"

Eric Gargiulo
presents Rampage Jackson Doesn?t Like Rashad Evans posted at, saying, "Check out this interview with UFC TUF coach Quinton Rampage Jackson conducted the day after the first taping of The Ultimate Fighter. Jackson is pretty damn funny in this interview and talks extensively about his hate for opposing coach, Rashad Evans."

Colin Timberlake
presents Nathane Jackson on Nutrient Timing posted at Nathane Jackson, saying, "WBFF Pro Fitness Model provides some inside tips on Nutrient Timing for Athletes."

Eric Gargiulo
presents WWE Fires Umaga posted at, saying, "For the second time in less than two weeks, the WWE released another big superstar. quietly announced the release of Umaga. The 6’4 350 pound Samoan was wished future endeavors on Monday afternoon."

Eric Gargiulo
presents Inside The Wheelhouse for June 10th, 2009: A main event waiting to happen posted at, saying, "John Morrison clearly has the in-ring abilities to give you a “big time” and even “show stopping” match time in and time out. As he further improves on the “stick” and begins to gain more confidence and charisma he will begin to reach the “Main Event” status he is being groomed to be. Hopefully he will be able to fill the shoes of an "icon.""

Eric Gargiulo
presents Diary of a Pro Wrestling Mad Man posted at, saying, "This may be one of the craziest videos you will ever see. The video highlights excerpts of a recent interview with former WWE and WCW wrestler, Billy Jack Haynes. Quite frankly, the guy is nuts. Haynes lets loose with a world of conspiracy theories and accusations towards Vince McMahon and other wrestlers that will make you cringe."

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