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Discussion in 'Community' started by DarthIntegral, Dec 24, 2011.

  1. DarthIntegral

    DarthIntegral VIP star 8 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

    Jul 13, 2005
    So ... what do you want under the tree from Sports Santa?

    Here's my partial list:

    1) A healthy ankle for Ben Roethlisberger
    2) A team not named "Heat" to win the NBA title
    3) Jared Sullinger cutting down the nets in New Orleans
    4) A healthy (and dominant) Ubaldo Jimenez
    5) No tattoo scandals
    6) A US World Cup Qualifying game in Denver
  2. jcgoble3

    jcgoble3 Jedi Grand Master star 5

    Nov 7, 2010
    1. Jets to lose one of their next two games and Bengals to win their next three
    2. Revelation that the Ohio State tattoo scandal was nothing but a bad dream
    3. Buckeyes to kick Florida's ass in the Gator Bowl
    4. Dale Earnhardt Jr. to finally win another NASCAR Sprint Cup race
    5. A win in my NFL and Bowl Pick'em groups
  3. Eeth-my-Koth

    Eeth-my-Koth Jedi Grand Master star 9

    May 25, 2001
    1. Jets win
    2. Cowboys win
    3. Kobe out for season
    4. Howard to Nets
    5. Tom Brady out for season
    6. All Jordan sneakers to spontaneously combust worldwide
    7. Chiefs win the AFC West
    8. Snow for the NHL Winter Classic
    9. LSU to win by 63 points
    10. Everton to get relegated
  4. Raven

    Raven Administrator Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

    Oct 5, 1998

    1. Roethlisberger plays terrible for the rest of the year, Steelers are one and done.
    2. Super Bowl for New England.
    3. San Francisco does well in the post-season.
    4. Phillies win the World Series.
    5. Sidney Crosby makes it back to being healthy and productive.
  5. Eeth-my-Koth

    Eeth-my-Koth Jedi Grand Master star 9

    May 25, 2001
    I forgot one wish.
    Niners to slip to #3 seed and host Lions in first round.
  6. Darth McClain

    Darth McClain Manager Emeritus star 6 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

    Feb 5, 2000
    1. Pirates to have a non-loosing season
    2. UNC to gel come tourney time and cut down those nets
    3. Healthy Crosby and Roethisberger (but mainly Crosby)
    4. A snowy Winter Classic
  7. heels1785

    heels1785 JCC/PT/New Films Manager star 7 Staff Member Manager

    Dec 10, 2003
    1. Beat Duke by 30 at Cameron Indoor
    2. Beat Duke by 30 at the Dean Dome
    3. JJ Reddick's 3-point average for the year under .200
  8. s65horsey

    s65horsey Otter-loving Former EUC Mod star 7 VIP - Former Mod/RSA

    Jun 24, 2006
    1. Another Superbowl for Aaron Rodgers.
    2. To know if Peyton Manning is returning before preseason
    3. The Sharks to beat the Ducks on Monday (a game I will be at)
    4. Olympic Team Gold in Eventing for Team USA
    5. Kent Farrington to make the Show Jumping team for the Olympics
    6. A Triple Crown winner
  9. Juliet316

    Juliet316 Chosen One star 10

    Apr 27, 2005
    1. The Cowboys getting blown out by the Eagles.

    2. A Redskins team that's not so Schizophrenic. GRRRRRR....
  10. DarthTunick

    DarthTunick SfC Part IV Commissioner star 10 VIP - Game Host

    Nov 26, 2000
    1) The Lakers winning tomorrow afternoon.
    2) The Clippers losing tomorrow night.
    3) The Lakers having a respectable/surprise season, and go deeper in the postseason than anyone expects.
    4) Anybody BUT New England or Pittsburgh to win Super Bowl XLVI.
    5) Whoever ends up buying the won't be McCourt anymore!
    6) That Bryan Stow is able to attend the Giants home opener in 2012.
    7) Chris Paul & Blake Griffin making the Clippers more exciting/a playoff team, but not having them go past the 2nd round in the playoffs.
    8) The announcement of the NFL's return here to Los has to happen in 2012, right?
    9) Attending at least 3 Laker games at Staples & 10 at Dodger Stadium in 2012.
    10) The Dodgers returning the playoffs.
    11) Kershaw & Kemp continue to improve.
    12) Being able to stick to my plan to not log on/view the JC from March 31st-April 2nd, as to avoid any AFD nonsense (especially here in the Arena).
    13) Jack attending tomorrow's Christmas Laker game, as it's the 1st game of the season this time around.
    14) Anybody but Boston, San Francisco or Philadelphia to win the 2012 World Series.
    15) The Blue Jays making the playoffs.
    16) Miami losing again in The Finals.
    17) Howard to the Lakers!
    18) That people continue to play/have interest in my colors game.
    19) Oklahoma City, Memphis or Dallas representing the West in the 2012 Finals if the Lakers don't make it.
    20) The Knicks beating Boston in a playoffs series, despite what I've posted in the past before concerning the Knicks.
    21) Avoiding watching more than 10 minutes (total) of the NCAA tournament.
    22) Avoiding watching more than 5 minutes of the BCS title game between Alabama & LSU.
    23) Missing 2 or less Laker games during the 2011-2012 season.
    24) The ANAHEIM Angels either missing the playoffs or getting eliminated in the ALDS.

    [hl=purple]Los Angeles Lakers: Drama, guaranteed. [/hl]
  11. Juliet316

    Juliet316 Chosen One star 10

    Apr 27, 2005
  12. jcgoble3

    jcgoble3 Jedi Grand Master star 5

    Nov 7, 2010
    Got part of that already. :D Yay for early Christmas presents!
  13. Boba_Fett_2001

    Boba_Fett_2001 Force Ghost star 8

    Dec 11, 2000

    I want this for all Toronto sports teams.
  14. MarcusP2

    MarcusP2 Games and Community Reaper star 6 Staff Member Manager

    Jul 10, 2004
    1) New England to get blown out in the playoff opener for the third straight year.
    2) The Lions to make the Superbowl against anyone except the Steelers or Patriots.
    3) The Adelaide Crows to become a competent team again.
    4) A strong performance for Australia at the London Olympics.
  15. darth_gersh

    darth_gersh Jedi Grand Master star 6

    Feb 18, 2005
    Badgers win the Rose Bowl

    Shower time with the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders.
  16. Jedi_MasterSkywalker

    Jedi_MasterSkywalker Jedi Knight star 4

    Aug 29, 2010
    1. Maple Leafs Stanley Cup in my life time at least
    2. Raiders Super Bowl Win.
  17. SoloKnight

    SoloKnight Jedi Master star 4

    Feb 13, 2003
    1. US women get their 3rd consecutive gold medal for soccer
    2. Caps make it to the playoffs and don't choke
    3. Cavendish wins a medal in London and the green jersey in The Tour