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Jaydog57
08-03-2006, 10:12 PM
I can't stand it when the shows I want to watch are delayed with the most boring sport to watch, which to me is golf. Lord have mercy that would kill a coma patient.:rolleyes: I'm sure it's WAY better to play it, but to watch it will knock you out. Anybody got a worst favorite?:confused:

Megatron
08-03-2006, 10:15 PM
Definately hockey!!!!!Shad up, hosser.!

Slappy8800
08-03-2006, 10:15 PM
u guys cant be serious with hockey......

NorthFloridaFin
08-03-2006, 10:15 PM
Definately hockey!!!!!

BE GOOD
08-03-2006, 10:16 PM
I would agree with golf, and hockey a close second.

TotoreMexico
08-03-2006, 10:17 PM
Poker

kud
08-03-2006, 10:18 PM
I dislike Golf, Tennis, and Nascar. Hockey is alright.

Slappy8800
08-03-2006, 10:19 PM
Poker

they said sport....poker is not a sport....if poker is a sport then so is knitting and watching tv

PHINATIC13
08-03-2006, 10:23 PM
Sr.Golf tour :tongue: ....normally I'd agree with you ,but I've recently started to play golf(if I just sucked at it that would be an improvement) and you're right it is alot better to actually play(never thought I'd be saying that).

Rocky Raccoon
08-03-2006, 10:23 PM
Nascar

Buddwalk
08-03-2006, 10:24 PM
golf, tennis, and soccer

for me though following hockey on tv gets annoying because its so fast paced, actually being at the game is the best way :yes:

Jt0323
08-03-2006, 10:25 PM
i find hockey entertaining when its close...i love watching end of the games when a team is down by 1 and need to score...to me hockey is more interesting than Basketball but that's me...the most boring sport for me is bass fishing to watch...so may say poker but i like watching it sometimes...

Rocky Raccoon
08-03-2006, 10:27 PM
golf, tennis, and soccer

for me though following hockey on tv gets annoying because its so fast paced, actually being at the game is the best way :yes:

so true. I plan on going to the Garden and Continental Airlines Arena a bunch of times this year.

darkmistress
08-03-2006, 10:29 PM
Volleyball, drag racing, horse racing, pee wee baseball, Lakers games, replays of games... pretty much anything that ESPN puts on instead of their scheduled broadcasting that I've been hanging out weeks/months to see :tantrum:

PHINATIC13
08-03-2006, 10:43 PM
Volleyball, drag racing, horse racing, pee wee baseball, Lakers games, replays of games... pretty much anything that ESPN puts on instead of their scheduled broadcasting that I've been hanging out weeks/months to see :tantrum:

Hater :mad:













:wink:

Slappy8800
08-03-2006, 10:58 PM
so true. I plan on going to the Garden and Continental Airlines Arena a bunch of times this year.


whoa whoa whoa whoa!....hit me up man we'll catch a game together

Ray Finkle
08-03-2006, 11:04 PM
golf, tennis, and soccer

Agreed. Also add NASCAR to the list. I don't understand how people can sit and watch cars go around in a circle 200 times as fast as they can.

Rocky Raccoon
08-03-2006, 11:08 PM
whoa whoa whoa whoa!....hit me up man we'll catch a game together

sure thing bro,you go to a lot of Rangers games Slappy?

TotoreMexico
08-03-2006, 11:09 PM
they said sport....poker is not a sport....if poker is a sport then so is knitting and watching tv

So, why is on ESPN everytime I change the channel?

DolphinDevil28
08-03-2006, 11:13 PM
I love watching golf on TV.


I hate baseball.

Slappy8800
08-03-2006, 11:15 PM
to be honest no ill go to maybe 1-3 games a year...kind of a hassle to get into NYC plus i work nights during the week..CAA is closer and always has tix available....plus i hit up the devils practices which are free and open to the public a few times a week...good place for autographs if ur into that as well......i wish there were more weekend games

Slappy8800
08-03-2006, 11:16 PM
oh and i love watching tennis on tv...well womens anyway

Alex44
08-03-2006, 11:16 PM
Golf and Hockey

Hockey just doesnt appeal to me at all.....and golf....is golf

DolphinDevil28
08-03-2006, 11:17 PM
to be honest no ill go to maybe 1-3 games a year...kind of a hassle to get into NYC plus i work nights during the week..CAA is closer and always has tix available....plus i hit up the devils practices which are free and open to the public a few times a week...good place for autographs if ur into that as well......i wish there were more weekend games


You working on that website?

Jaydog57
08-03-2006, 11:18 PM
I love watching golf on TV.


I hate baseball. I'm 50/50 with you on that one man. I hate golf on tv, and I hate baseball on tv too, sorry.:peace: So, do you guys think hockey is better on tv than basketball? Sorry if I disagree.:dolphins:

Slappy8800
08-03-2006, 11:19 PM
hockey is way better than basketball

Jaydog57
08-03-2006, 11:19 PM
hockey is way better than basketballShould I take the reason as you're from up north where hockey is WAY more popular?:confused:

Rocky Raccoon
08-03-2006, 11:20 PM
to be honest no ill go to maybe 1-3 games a year...kind of a hassle to get into NYC plus i work nights during the week..CAA is closer and always has tix available....plus i hit up the devils practices which are free and open to the public a few times a week...good place for autographs if ur into that as well......i wish there were more weekend games

I want to catch the Penguins game at CAA on Feb.16, it's a Friday night, so if you're not working let me know.

Slappy8800
08-03-2006, 11:20 PM
You working on that website?

i got a few people lined up to write...gotta see if i can develop the website myself or if i need to pay someone to build it for me.

Slappy8800
08-03-2006, 11:21 PM
I want to catch the Penguins game at CAA on Feb.16, it's a Friday night, so if you're not working let me know.

whoa ho thats far away....youll have to remind me as it gets closer. if im at this same job i have off friday-sunday so ill be free...my friend is a pens fan ill see if he wants to head out as well.

Jimmy James
08-03-2006, 11:22 PM
I'll go with curling.

Hockey is probably the sport that loses the most when aired on TV. It's a wonderful game live, but it's just not nearly as good on TV. It's still better than many sports televised, though.

Slappy8800
08-03-2006, 11:23 PM
I'll go with curling.

Hockey is probably the sport that loses the most when aired on TV. It's a wonderful game live, but it's just not nearly as good on TV. It's still better than many sports televised, though.

i love curling!

DolphinDevil28
08-03-2006, 11:23 PM
i got a few people lined up to write...gotta see if i can develop the website myself or if i need to pay someone to build it for me.

Let me know if you get it up and running.

Jaydog57
08-03-2006, 11:23 PM
So what about soccer? I know it's the most watched sport in the world, but to me it's just kinda boring. 3 hours of kicking a ball and then maybe somebody gets a goal.:rolleyes:

Slappy8800
08-03-2006, 11:24 PM
Should I take the reason as you're from up north where hockey is WAY more popular?:confused:

new jersey is way up north? i just enjoy a fast paced, skilled game.

Jaydog57
08-03-2006, 11:26 PM
new jersey is way up north? i just enjoy a fast paced, skilled game.Lol, yeah man, from Daytona Beach, it's WAY up north. No offense, just meant it seems like a cold weather sport and it's colder up their a lot more than down here

Rocky Raccoon
08-03-2006, 11:27 PM
whoa ho thats far away....youll have to remind me as it gets closer. if im at this same job i have off friday-sunday so ill be free...my friend is a pens fan ill see if he wants to head out as well.

sounds good, I'll let you know

Slappy8800
08-03-2006, 11:29 PM
MLS soccer sucks....euro soccer, world cup soccer is awesome

lazareth
08-03-2006, 11:29 PM
i loved to play baseball, i don't mind going to watch a baseball game once in a while, but i can't stand watching baseball on tv (or the endless highlights on ESPN, especially when i am trying to catch NFL highlights)

i can't get into NASCAR either (and i am in NASCAR/redneck hell here in NC)

rafael
08-03-2006, 11:31 PM
Soccer, baseball and Nascar, in any order. They're all brutal.

Slappy8800
08-03-2006, 11:32 PM
for my money only reason i enjoy watching football is because of fantasy...otherwise its rather slow and kinda boring

lazareth
08-03-2006, 11:34 PM
for my money only reason i enjoy watching football is because of fantasy...otherwise its rather slow and kinda boring
oh man, you're just trying to pick a fight :lol:

Coral Reefer
08-03-2006, 11:36 PM
Golf and soccer are agonizing to me.

Dolfan984
08-03-2006, 11:37 PM
Golf is horrible, and other than the World Cup, soccer on TV is boring too IMO.

DolphinDevil28
08-03-2006, 11:37 PM
for my money only reason i enjoy watching football is because of fantasy...otherwise its rather slow and kinda boring

I thought you were a real Dolphins fan?

If this above post is your true sentiment, then that explains A LOT of your posts I disagreed with vehemently in the past.

No biggie though.

To each his own.

Jaydog57
08-03-2006, 11:38 PM
oh man, you're just trying to pick a fight :lol::sidelol: Football is life, life is football:sidelol:

Dolfan984
08-03-2006, 11:40 PM
for my money only reason i enjoy watching football is because of fantasy...otherwise its rather slow and kinda boring

Football slow? Okay man :lol:

Jimmy James
08-03-2006, 11:45 PM
Football is kind of slow. Think about it. There are 60 minutes on the clock, but it takes 3 to 4 hours to play a game most of the time.

I love the game, though. It's actually better on TV than live if you ask me. I'd be at all 8 home games if I were close to the Dolphins, but that would not be my opinion about other games. I wouldn't go up to see the Redskins over watching them on TV during Miami's bye week.

The biggest live sports thrill there is in my humble opinion comes when a full field of cars takes the green flag at the start of a race. I don't care if it's IRL or NASCAR, either. That's almost as exciting as peaking over the first hill on a roller coaster in my book.

Slappy8800
08-03-2006, 11:47 PM
[quote=Jimmy James]Football is kind of slow. Think about it. There are 60 minutes on the clock, but it takes 3 to 4 hours to play a game most of the time.
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exactly...theres 30 seconds at least between every play...all the commercials.....granted, i love the sport, but if i couldnt flip the channel throught the game i may go insane

Jaydog57
08-03-2006, 11:53 PM
[quote=Jimmy James]Football is kind of slow. Think about it. There are 60 minutes on the clock, but it takes 3 to 4 hours to play a game most of the time.
quote]

exactly...theres 30 seconds at least between every play...all the commercials.....granted, i love the sport, but if i couldnt flip the channel throught the game i may go insaneyeah, but it's got such a buildup, and it's got so much strategy. You're just waitin' to see what happens on the next play. I guess you have to be really into it. :peace:

Slappy8800
08-03-2006, 11:54 PM
i just think the NFL can do something to speed it up..maybe take fewer commercials...yes it means losing some money but it would speed the game up even just a little

Dolfan984
08-03-2006, 11:54 PM
Football is kind of slow. Think about it. There are 60 minutes on the clock, but it takes 3 to 4 hours to play a game most of the time.

I love the game, though. It's actually better on TV than live if you ask me. I'd be at all 8 home games if I were close to the Dolphins, but that would not be my opinion about other games. I wouldn't go up to see the Redskins over watching them on TV during Miami's bye week.

The biggest live sports thrill there is in my humble opinion comes when a full field of cars takes the green flag at the start of a race. I don't care if it's IRL or NASCAR, either. That's almost as exciting as peaking over the first hill on a roller coaster in my book.

Yeah it's slow between plays, but during the plays, it gets pretty fast and wild :D Still three times faster than baseball...

Jimmy James
08-04-2006, 12:12 AM
i just think the NFL can do something to speed it up..maybe take fewer commercials...yes it means losing some money but it would speed the game up even just a little

You can forget them taking fewer commercials.

What they need to do is find more umpires who can spot the ball quickly. They have a couple of guys whose names escape me now who I know knock at least a good 10 minutes off of a game because they really hustle out there. The other umpires on the other crews look so lazy by comparison.

Rocky Raccoon
08-04-2006, 12:12 AM
You can forget them taking fewer commercials.

What they need to do is find more umpires who can spot the ball quickly. They have a couple of guys whose names escape me now who I know knock at least a good 10 minutes off of a game because they really hustle out there. The other umpires on the other crews look so lazy by comparison.

does that really matter though? Teams will still take most of the play clock.

Jimmy James
08-04-2006, 12:15 AM
does that really matter though? Teams will still take most of the play clock.

The play clock doesn't start until the ball is spotted, right? If you save 5 seconds a play, that 5 seconds starts to add up.

Rocky Raccoon
08-04-2006, 12:19 AM
The play clock doesn't start until the ball is spotted, right? If you save 5 seconds a play, that 5 seconds starts to add up.

hmm I'm not sure when the play clock starts, you may be right.

Coral Reefer
08-04-2006, 12:21 AM
i just think the NFL can do something to speed it up..maybe take fewer commercials...yes it means losing some money but it would speed the game up even just a little

You are right on the money with that one.
When you are at a game you see numerous times throughout the game where players are standing there for 3-4 even minutes just waiting to be given the go ahead. It definitely takes momentum away from the game.

The length of the commercial breaks are rediculous but as Jimmy James said, you can forget about them taking any commercials away.

Dolfan1034
08-04-2006, 01:42 AM
I love watching golf on TV.


I hate baseball.

Yeah I was reading and so far nobody had even mentioned baseball, I think it's horrible on t.v. I probably rank it golf, baseball, tennis, basketball, soccer, then hockey. I play hockey and know the rules. It does help when you are able to know what's going on and what all the whistles are for. If you don't know that I can imagine it's quite boring.

Roman529
08-04-2006, 01:43 AM
NASCAR, Golf, and Bowling.

@@@
08-04-2006, 04:37 AM
Anything involving Horses, closely followed by Nascar and Baseball

bg34
08-04-2006, 07:01 AM
Nascar, baseball, Hockey, and soccer....in that order.

I love watching golf, especially the majors.

ch19079
08-04-2006, 08:55 AM
Dominoes

It was on ESPN the other day.

and Paintball comes in a close second.

PhinzN703
08-04-2006, 09:58 AM
Has to be NASCAR. All you have to do is wait until there are 5 laps to go and turn the TV on to see where your driver is.

Now on the other hand while I was in Ocean City, MD this past weekend, they had on a PLASMA TV, World Series of Darts :rolleyes:

PhinzN703
08-04-2006, 09:59 AM
Dominoes

It was on ESPN the other day.

and Paintball comes in a close second.

I saw that too. Dominoes are cool, but televised? Errr :D

CharlestonPhan
08-04-2006, 10:04 AM
they said sport....poker is not a sport....if poker is a sport then so is knitting and watching tv

i agree its not a sport, but for the purposes of this discussion it is relevant, because every "sports" channel there is now shows about 4 hours of it per night.

Motion
08-04-2006, 10:08 AM
I can watch anything but tennis.

dQbell
08-04-2006, 10:25 AM
Nascar

Definately Nascar. With all the hype, HD broadcasts and commentators begging you to believe "This is a sport," Nascar is still the most boring sport on television.

Of course that's just my opinion. And, I do think it is a sport, but there is an obvious complex among Nascar people that the overall consensus is that it isn't.

dQbell
08-04-2006, 10:28 AM
Yeah I was reading and so far nobody had even mentioned baseball, I think it's horrible on t.v. I probably rank it golf, baseball, tennis, basketball, soccer, then hockey. I play hockey and know the rules. It does help when you are able to know what's going on and what all the whistles are for. If you don't know that I can imagine it's quite boring.

To me basbeall depends on who is commentating. I love it, but if someone is commentating poorly, it's hard to watch.

There is nothing like watching the Red Sox against any opponent (especially these days).

nyjunc
08-04-2006, 10:37 AM
Easy answer- the most boring sport in all of sports- SOCCER.

In_Flames
08-04-2006, 10:47 AM
I know many people are a fan of the Poker/card game shows on Espn, etc., but I for one am not, it just bores me to death, along with golf, tennis, and MLS soccer. I actually watched and enjoyed the World Cup for the first time ever this year.

NaboCane
08-04-2006, 10:51 AM
Baseball. It's like watching a glacier move these days.

Hockey is fun to watch in person, but on TV it sucks; soccer (for me) is its own special brand of hell too.

54Fins
08-04-2006, 11:08 AM
They had dominoes on espn a couple weeks ago.I don't know if that's a sport,but it sure bored me to death:o

Dolphin1184
08-04-2006, 11:18 AM
I love watching golf, especially the majors.

Thank goodness theres a few that agree with me.

Noodle Arm
08-04-2006, 12:08 PM
They had dominoes on espn a couple weeks ago.I don't know if that's a sport,but it sure bored me to death:o

You think that's bad?...not too long ago ESPN aired a darts competition....DARTS!!! It was hysterical, the play-by-play announcer was yelling and getting excited...over darts.

PhinzN703
08-04-2006, 12:08 PM
Easy answer- the most boring sport in all of sports- SOCCER.

Most boring sport to watch: Jets football :evil:

Prophet
08-04-2006, 12:10 PM
Bowling. Is that a sport?

Jaydog57
08-04-2006, 12:17 PM
Bowling. Is that a sport?I guess so, it is according to ESPN.:confused:

Amars
08-04-2006, 12:26 PM
Golf, Nascar, and the World Series of Dart.

ch19079
08-04-2006, 12:51 PM
Most boring sport to watch: Jets football :evil: it always gives me a good laugh. :lol:

NaboCane
08-04-2006, 01:00 PM
Bowling. Is that a sport?

No. Nothing that can be done with a cigarette dangling from your mouth is a sport.

Jaydog57
08-04-2006, 01:09 PM
No. Nothing that can be done with a cigarette dangling from your mouth is a sport.So I guess billiards is out too:confused:

dominizzo
08-04-2006, 01:47 PM
Golf

Dolfan28
08-05-2006, 09:41 AM
Basketball is the WORST game ever invented to watch either live or on TV.

The players are so big and out of scale with the court, it's like watching MLBers hit HR's on Little League fields. A joke. Too many time outs, too many wimpy fouls. Too much showboating, whining and complain.

God, I hate that game.