Monthly Archives: December 2013

Miami Heat vs. Indiana Pacers, RGIII Benched, & Kobe Returns

EXQUISITE SPORTS TALK (EST) EP. 32 Hot. Off. The. Press. Exquisite Sports Talk Episode 32 is live and ready for your listening pleasure! There’s been plenty of news since last week episode so we did our best to cover it all in our hour-and-a-half of allotted time. Here’s a few of the major subjects we […]

Championship Week, Ellsbury to the Yankees, & Paul Walker (EST #31)

(DISCLAIMER: This podcast was recorded on Wednesday night (12/4). All predictions and banter on college football picks and NFL picks were done prior to the games occurring this weekend. This podcast is late due to technical difficulties.)  

Hipster Netflix Gems: The Piano

  Every once in a while we’ll come to you with a movie that you’ve probably never heard of, but you should watch it anyways because we say so. Perhaps I am a sucker for the use of classical music in movies, particularly ones of passion and violence.  After all,  A Clockwork Orange and the Star Wars prequels […]

UCLA, Jim Mora sign six-year extension, disappoint Washington

The UCLA Bruins have agreed to a six-year contract extension through 2019 with head coach Jim Mora on Tuesday. In his inaugural season with UCLA, Mora led the Bruins to nine wins that included a Pac-12 Championship appearance. Mora has continued his success in 2013, with nine wins heading into the Bowl season, highlighted by […]

The A’s and Others Move Quick as Hot Stove Heats Up

December has started off with a bang for Major League Baseball’s hot stove with numerous trades and signings on Monday and Tuesday. So far, the Oakland Athletics look to be the biggest beneficiary — going against their “Moneyball” roots and going all in for 2014. Yesterday, Billy Beane signed starting pitcher Scott Kazmir (two-year, $22 […]

A’s acquire closer Jim Johnson from Baltimore for 2B Weeks

The Oakland Athletics have acquired closer Jim Johnson from the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for second baseman Jemile Weeks and a player to be named later, or future considerations. The A’s were in need of a closer following the departure of Grant Balfour to free agency. The 30-year-old Johnson has led MLB in saves over […]