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Cheesecakes vs Cheese Steaks: 24/7 Flyers/Rangers Week 1

Justin December 15, 2011 1

Welcome back, HBO Sports. It’s been a while Thanks to last summer’s NFL lockout, there was no Hard Knocks 2011. That means SCP hasn’t chronicled an HBO sports series since last winter’s 24/7 Penguins/Capitals.

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SCP On DJ3K

Justin July 28, 2011 1

Here’s the unvarnished truth: Derek Jeter’s a boring guy. I recently read Ian O’Connor’s thoroughly mediocre biography of the Yankee captain and that was the most glaring fact. He’s just not a particularly compelling human being.

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The Final Whistle: 24/7 Penguins/Capitals

Justin January 5, 2011 0

Today is Wednesday. The game was played Saturday. Let’s get this over with. Time to discuss Week 4 of HBO’s 24/7 Penguins/Capitals

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I Think I Might Puke: 24/7 Penguins/Capitals

Justin December 29, 2010 0

It’s a blood feud, in more ways than one. Let’s discuss week 3 of HBO’s 24/7 Penguins/ Capitals

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Fights and Families: 24/7 Penguins-Capitals

Justin December 22, 2010 1

I’d like to start with a quick apology.  I recently took issue with a commenter who questioned the level of my hockey knowledge following last week’s 24/7 writeup. Unfortunately, I addressed him as Tom.

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A Little Up, A Little Down: 24/7 Penguins-Capitals

Justin December 15, 2010 1

If Ross Greenburg and the good folks at HBO Sports want to focus on the NHL, then you better believe I will be right here to write about it. Let’s discuss 24/7 Penguins-Capitals

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Clowntime Is Over: Hard Knocks 2010

Justin September 1, 2010 0

The season’s fast approaching and things are starting to get serious. Let’s take a closer look at Week 4 of HBO’s Hard Knocks

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Pretty Words: Hard Knocks 2010

Justin August 18, 2010 1

Week 2 of HBO’s greatest show since “Dream On” and things are starting to take shape. No time to huddle. We’ve got our initial impressions. We’ve got our Elvis Costello headline. Let’s talk Hard

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Welcome To The Working Week: Hard Knocks 2010

Justin August 11, 2010 0

The temperature reached 93 degrees in Midtown Manhattan today. The humidity lingered around 60 percent. Who feels like talking football? Let’s discuss Week 1 of the new season of greatest idea in television history,

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Prepare For Takeoff: Hard Knocks 2010

Justin August 10, 2010 0

Starting tomorrow, Hard Knocks comes to the Big Apple (adjacent.) The Amazing HBO series profiles the Superbowl hopeful New York Jets this season. As we did last year, SCP will provide a wrap up

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