The Countdown Is On

Giving you a little something to discuss besides your New Year’s resolutions.


This will last past January,

The Last Night’s Game Team


After dominant performances in the semifinals, familiar foes Alabama and Clemson will meet yet again in the College Football National Championship Game (January 7). This is the third time in four years these two teams have played for the championship trophy. WE GET IT, YOU’RE GOOD


Winning the son of the year award, former college football player and WWE (World Wrestling Entertainment) wrestler turned actor Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, surprised his mom for Christmas and bought her a new house.  MOM, DON’T GET YOUR HOPES UP


As if a hockey arena wasn’t cold enough, in 2008 the NHL (National Hockey League) started the Winter Classic, an outdoor hockey game on or around New Year’s Day. Tomorrow, the Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins will face-off (and will freeze their faces off) on a rink built on the field of Notre Dame’s outdoor football stadium. GOING BACK TO THEIR ROOTS


Stephen Curry of the Golden State Warriors (NBA – National Basketball Association) is a man of his word, playing Santa for nine-year-old Riley Morrison. Earlier this year, Morrison wrote Curry a letter asking why his smaller size basketball shoes weren’t listed for girls on the Under Armour site. He worked with Under Armour to correct the issue and promised her a pair. Curry kept his promise and Morrison found two pairs of shoes from Curry under her tree. TAKING THE COURT


The NFL (National Football League) regular season has come to a close with the playoffs beginning next weekend. WHO’S IN, WHO’S OUT