Ultimate Sports Movie Bracket: Vote for your…

February 16, 2015 - Finding Carter

What’s a best sports film of all time? That’s for we to decide.

Sporting News did a pursuit of paring down a possibilities to a margin of a challenging 64 in 4 apart categories — or regionals. The voting won’t be finished until a one favorite crack knocks out all a rest — a week from Tuesday.

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Here’s a report for we to expel your votes over a subsequent week, that we can do below:

–First-round voting will be open from noon ET Monday until 11 a.m. ET Tuesday

–Second-round voting will be open from 11:30 a.m. ET Tuesday until 11 a.m. ET Wednesday

–Third-round voting will be open from 11:30 a.m. ET Wednesday until 11 a.m. ET Thursday

–Regional final voting will be open from 11:30 a.m. ET Thursday until 11 a.m. ET Friday

–Final 4 voting will be open from 11:30 a.m. ET Friday until 11 a.m. ET Monday, Feb. 23

–Ultimate Sports Movie Championship voting will be open from 11:30 a.m. ET Monday Feb. 23 until 11 a.m. Tuesday Feb. 24

SN’s staff came adult with a 16 best sports cinema in 4 opposite categories. Here are a seed pairings to flog off any bracket:

Baseball Regional

1) “Bull Durham” vs. 16) “The Rookie”. It’s a hard, humorous existence of Crash Davis opposite a nauseating journey of Jim Morris.

2) “The Natural” vs. 15) “Fear Strikes Out”. The sorcery of Roy Hobbs takes on a impulse of Jimmy Piersall.

3) “Field of Dreams” vs. 14) “Sugar”. Major-league anticipation or minor-league disappointment?

4) “The Bad News Bears (1976)” vs. 13) “Bang a Drum Slowly”. Who we got, Matthau or DeNiro?

5) “Major League” vs. 12) “A League of Their Own”. One has Charlie Sheen, a other has Madonna.

6) “Eight Men Out” vs. 11) “The Pride of a Yankees”. An old-school American League battle.

7) “The Sandlot” vs. 10) “42”. Either way, we drain Dodger Blue.

8) “61*” vs. 9) Moneyball. For a numbers crowd.

The Football Regioinal

1) “Jerry Maguire” vs. 16) “The Replacements”: Tom Cruise or Keanu Reeves?

2) “Rudy” vs. 15) “Invincible”: A genuine conflict of underdogs.

3) “Brian’s Song” vs. 14) “Any Given Sunday”: Buddies vs. brutality.

4) “Friday Night Lights” vs. 13) “Varsity Blues”. High propagandize highs.

5) “The Longest Yard (1974)” vs. 12) “North Dallas Forty.” Going aged school.

6) “Remember a Titans” vs.  11) “The Program”. This diversion isn’t easy.

7) “Knute Rockne All American” vs. 10) “Undefeated”. Win another one for ‘The Gipper’?

8) “Heaven Can Wait” vs. “All a Right Moves”. Tom Cruise or Warren Beatty?

The Basketball-Hockey-Soccer Regional

1) “Hoosiers” vs. 16) “Blue Chips”. Hackman or Shaq-man?

2) “Hoop Dreams” vs. 15) “Space Jam”. Do His Airness and Bugs mount a chance?

3) “Miracle” vs. 14) “The Mighty Ducks.” Do we trust in vital hockey upsets?

4) “Slap Shot” vs. 13) “Goon”. Now that’s some old-fashioned hockey.

5) “White Men Can’t Jump” vs. 12) “Glory Road”. There’s some irony there.

6) “He Got Game” vs. 11) Coach Carter. Denzel or Samuel L.? Good fitness with that.

7) “Victory” vs. “10) “Bend It Like Beckham”. Pele and Sly vs. Becks and Keira.

8) “Love Basketball” vs. 9) “Finding Forrester”. Poetry in motion.

The “Other” Regional

1) “Raging Bull” vs. 16) “Invictus”. Can Scorsese hit out Eastwood?

2) “Rocky” vs. 15) “Rush”. Loud or Lauda?

3) “The Hustler” vs. 14) “The Fighter”. Will Newman possess Micky and Dicky?

4) “Caddyshack” vs. 13) “Tin Cup”. A Cinderella story outta nowhere.

5) “Chariots of Fire” vs. 12) “National Velvet”. Man races horse.

6) “Breaking Away” vs. 13) “Seabiscuit”. Bicycles competition horse.

7) “The Karate Kid” vs. 10) “Million Dollar Baby”. Remember, Hilary Swank was a “Next Karate Kid”.

8) “Talladega Nights: The Ballad of Ricky Bobby” vs. 9) Happy Gilmore. Ferrell or Sandler? Good fitness with that.

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