Desk Potato Sports: Live streams for Sept. 22-28

Weekly update: U.S. curling power rankings for men and women. All times ET. Friday, Sept. 23 Cricket: Middlesex vs. Yorkshire. Fourth and final day. Winner takes the County Championship. If they draw, Somerset wins. Check the BBC Day 3 report. ESPN3, 5:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 24 Cyclocross: The World Cup circuit stops in Iowa. Yes, Iowa. NBC Sports Live Extra, 4:30 p.m. WNBA playoffs: #8 Phoenix at #3 New York. Best-of-one series. ESPN3, 7 p.m. NASL soccer: Indy Eleven vs. New York Cosmos. That’s fourth vs. first. ESPN3, 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 25 Running: Berlin Marathon. Hard-core viewers watching hard-core runners. Enjoy your recovery drinks and give me an update … Continue reading Desk Potato Sports: Live streams for Sept. 22-28

Desk Potato Sports: Live streams for Sept. 15-21

I can’t find any curling, though I’ve updated the U.S. power rankings for men and women. It’s not biathlon season yet. I couldn’t find anything on the Beach Volleyball World Tour. But we press forward. All times ET. Thursday, Sept. 15 Europa League Soccer: Panathinaikos vs. Ajax, ESPN3. In case the options on FS1 and FS2 aren’t quite enough for you. 2:55 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 17 Cricket: Surrey vs. Warwickshire, ESPN3. This is the final of the Royal London One-Day Cup, which is not to be confused with Twenty20 (shorter) or the traditional county championship (longer). 5: 30 a.m. Rugby: South Africa vs. New Zealand, ESPN3. The second … Continue reading Desk Potato Sports: Live streams for Sept. 15-21

Desk Potato Sports: Live streams for Sept. 8-14

Welcome to a new feature for those of us who aren’t content with what we get on the networks. We want Olympic sports! We want cricket! And curling. Plenty of curling. There’s no way to be comprehensive. But I’ll pick a few good events to check out. I thought about calling it “Wide World of Webcasts,” but I really don’t want copyright lawyers on my tail. With that, here’s Week 1 … ONGOING Paralympics: NBCSN will have a few hours a day, and NBC will pick up some action on the final day Sept. 18. But we go hard-core here. Want … Continue reading Desk Potato Sports: Live streams for Sept. 8-14