Welcome to Beat the Blogger. Rules are below. Enter each week, pick the most games correctly and win a signed 8×10. That simple.
This week’s match-ups are posted below.
a reminder, contestants please post your e-mail address with your picks
to be able to get addresses when you win. For those unfamiliar with the
Beat the Blogger contest, the idea is simple. The Blogger posts 10
match-ups each week and then selects his choices for the winners of
those match-ups. Contestants enter the Beat the Blogger contest by
clicking on the “Comment” section below the post with the match-ups and
then select their own winners. Please fill out the tie-breaker question
at the end.
If you Beat The Blogger’s total and post the high
score for the week, you win. The regular weekly prize is a signed
8-by-10 photo of a professional athlete.
Week of May 2 match-ups: (with Blogger’s picks in parenthesis)
NBA (Saturday and Sunday Playoff games)
Oklahoma City at Memphis (Memphis)
Miami at Boston (Bos)
L.A. Lakers at Dallas (Lakers)
Chicago at Atlanta (Chicago)
Nashville at Vancouver (Van)
MLB (all Sunday games)
Dodgers at Mets (Dodgers)
Brewers at Cardinals (Brewers)
Yankees at Rangers (Yankees)
Indians at Angels (Angels)
Diamondbacks at Padres (Diamondbacks)
Kobe outscores Dirk in Lakers/Dallas game. (Yes)