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Tuesday, May 5, 2009
ESPNHS: Blogger of the Week 4/27-5/2

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Editor's note: ESPNHS is a collection of the best blogs and videos from high schoolers across the country. Want to get involved? Start blogging and uploading videos today!

Diesel8590 is the ESPNHS Blogger of the Week for April 26-May 2, and here are his top blogs.

NBA

I Refuse to Watch ANY more Celtics Games From Here On Out.

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By Diesel8590 -- Posted May 1
I feel for Ben Gordon right now, when he got T-ed up tonight for kicking that towel around, I don't believe that was bad at all. Because in this series against the Celtics, it's so bad how much the refs and the announcers want the Celtics to win, and how low the Celtics will go to win the game. Which doesn't shock me at all, because it's the Boston Celtics. Keep reading and see why Diesel8590 won't watch the Celtics anymore.

MLB

Atlanta's Pitching Showing True Form in 2-1 Win Over Cardinals

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By Diesel8590 -- Posted April 30
When Everyone thought it was going to be another close loss for the Braves, Matt Diaz hit the ball just enough to make it a close win.
After Omar Infante, Chipper Jones and Jeff Francoeur walked to get the bases loaded, Matt Diaz knocks in two runs after almost getting his head knocked off by a Curveball that curved past his head. Jo-Jo Reyes pitched 7 Strong Innings, allowing only three hits and one run in the 1st Inning before Shutting the Cardinals down. Mike Gonzalez had a killer close, striking out the side in the 9th inning to end the game.
... check out all of the post and talk baseball with Diesel8590.

Video games

Diesel's Reviews - Call of Duty: World at War

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By Diesel8590 -- Posted April 29
[WARNING: REVIEW MAY CONTAINS SPOILERS]
The Call of Duty Franchise has been one of the most successful franchises in Gaming History, showing the view of World War II in ways you couldn't even imagine. But with franchises like Medal of Honor, Band of Brothers, and Company of Heroes; can Call of Duty: World at War continue to punch out a classic experience about the biggest war in American History? Read all of the "Call of Duty" review ... and weigh in on the game!

If Poker Can Be A Sport, Why Can't MLG Be A Sport?

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By Diesel8590 -- Posted April 27
If anyone reading this knows me, they know I'm a very avid Gamer. Most of my time revolves Video Games and writing these blogs, but what has astonished me is how I see Poker showing on three different channels and thinking to myself, "How in the Name isn't Video Gaming this popular"? Which brings me to the simple question: Why hasn't ESPN embarked on this? ... Read the rest of this post!

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