Thursday, January 23, 2014

It's Thursday

It's Thursday. Here's what's happening....


Today is January 23rd, the 23rd day of 2014. There are 342 days left in the year.


Over the Boards: Sabres' Nolan keeps focus on today.

Rangers deal Del Zotto to Predators for Klein.

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Today's Birthdays: Richard Dean Anderson (MacGyver) is 64; Mariska Hargitay (Law & Order: SVU) is 50; Tiffani Thiessen (Beverly Hills 90210, White Collar) is 40.


Tampa, FL. --While playing each other the most out of any team this season (five times) besides the Detroit Red Wings, the Tampa Bay Lightning and Ottawa Senators, ironically enough, have faced-off just once this season, with the Lightning winning 3-1.

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The Olympics begin next month. [Don't get too excited -- these aren't the kind of Olympics that involve seeing who can eat the most hot dogs in ten minutes.]


Morris: BC was always the 'mystery' of Calvillo's career.

Calvillo Leaves a Legacy On and Off the Field.

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This new food items is pretty self-explanatory. Drunkin Donuts are what they say on the box -- alcohol-infused desserts that taste like your favorite party cocktails. Every shipment is baked to order, which means you don't have to worry about your amaretto macaroon brownie arriving stale.


Tampa, FL. — There are several things worth noting this morning.

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There's something romantic, historic, and often mysterious about a wine cellar. Now drop a wine cellar in a funeral home and, well, is it creepy -- or does it make the visitation more fun? Hodges Funeral Home in North Naples, Florida, is -- as far as we know -- the first wine cellar at a funeral parlor in the entire country.


Oh boy! Super hero cars!


You're reading the Johnny Blog. Almost as much fun as trying to stay warm on a cold day, isn't it?


Today in Elvis History

1958 - 
Elvis Presley recorded the song "King Creole." The single was released in July 1958.

1986 - Elvis Presley was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Julian and Sean Lennon were his presenters.


Authorities say Alicia Nunes was mad. A Florida police report explained that mother took away Alicia's hookah because she's scared her daughter may burn down the house. Mother and daughter argued, which escalated to where the daughter reportedly put her hands around her mother's neck and pulled her hair.


Today in Beatles History:

2001 - 
 George Harrison's "All Things Must Pass" was released remastered and with extra tracks.


If you thought you couldn't love Let It Go, the Oscar-nominated hit song from the film Frozen, any more than you already do -- think again. On Wednesday, Disney unleashed a mashup of the ballad sung in 25 different languages.


Today in Sports History:

1879 - The National Archery Association was organized in Crawfordsville, IN.

1944 - The Detroit Red Wings set record for the most goals, most consecutive goals and most points in a game. The Red Wings beat the New York Rangers 15-0 and had a total of 37 assists.

1950 - NFL owners approved the unlimited substitution rule that had been used on a trial basis for 1949.

1966 - The Detroit Red Wings ended a streak of 47 straight wins when leading after two periods. The streak started on November 21, 1964.

1982 - Diana Ross performed the U.S. national anthem at Super Bowl XVI.

1985 - O.J. Simpson became the first Heisman Trophy winner to be elected to pro football’s Hall of Fame in Canton, OH.

1988 - At the Quaker State Open, Bob Benoit won a $100,000 bonus and became the first bowler to win a televised tournament by rolling a perfect 300 game.

2002 - The NHL fined Theo Fleury (New York Rangers) $1,000 for making an obscene gesture to fans after a game the night before.


The TV mini-series "Roots," began airing on ABC on this date in 1977. The show was based on the Alex Haley novel.


Coming Up:

Tonight --

NHL Hockey -- Tampa Bay Lightning  vs Ottawa Senators 7:30pm EST

Friday --

NAHL Hockey -- Wenatchee Wild vs Bismarck Bobcats 10:05pm EST

Saturday --

USPHL Empire Hockey -- Tampa Bay Juniors vs Palm Beach Hawks 5:15pm EST

NHL Hockey -- Tampa Bay Lightning vs Colorado Avalanche 7:00pm EST

USPHL Elite Hockey -- Tampa Bay Juniors vs Space Coast Hurricanes 8:00pm EST

NAHL Hockey -- Wenatchee Wild vs Bismarck Bobcats 10:05pm EST

Sunday --

USPHL Empire Hockey -- Tampa Bay Juniors vs Palm Beach Hawks 9:30am EST

USPHL Elite Hockey -- Tampa Bay Juniors vs Space Coast Hurricanes 12:15pm EST


That's all for today. Thanks for stopping by, see you tomorrow!

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