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4/26/2013 4:00 PM
Is ahrens falling apart just like Brenda ?  Take away the security blanket of control and he loses his $hit ?
5/2/2013 6:50 PM (edited)
Redemption Island Challenge #2 – The Ultimate Survivor Sportsbook

Each Redemption Island inhabitant will use the Survivor Sportsbook to make a series of bets on Saturday’s sporting events (and there are a wide variety of them!). The contestant who ends up with the most money will return to the game. Everybody else will be officially eliminated. Players who are on the main island are more than welcome to play along for fun…if you submit your picks to survivorxii, I will post them.

The Basics:
-Everybody has $1,000 to bet. Any money that does not get spent will be lost, so bet it all!
-The minimum for each bet is $50. After that, all bets must be made in increments of $10. (So you can bet $50, $60, $70…)
-The maximum for one bet is $300. 
-If a sporting event is postponed, the wager will be returned but no additional money will be won.
-Hedge bets (betting on multiple outcomes for the same sporting event) are NOT allowed, except for NASCAR.  For the NASCAR race, each player can bet on a maximum of 3 different drivers.

Bet Types:
-All bets are based on a MONEY LINE. The number in (parenthesis) is the amount of money that would be won on a $10 wager. So if you wager $50, multiply the number in parenthesis by 5.
Example 1: I bet $200 on Everton (5). The (5) means that I win $5 for every $10 wagered. If Everton is victorious, then I would win $100 (20 x $5) and the $200 wager would be returned to me…so I would end up with $300.
Example 2: I bet $120 on Draw (32). If the game ends in a draw, then I would win $384 (12 x $32) and the $120 wager would be returned…so I would end up with $504.

Tie-breakers:
TB1: most bets WON
TB2: most bets MADE
If there is still at tie, we will have a small tie-breaker challenge on Sunday!

Submitting Picks:
-If you are betting on any EPL soccer games, ALL of your bets for the day must be sent to survivorxii by 10am EST.
-Otherwise, your bets must be submitted to survivorxii by 2pm EST.
-Make sure to clearly identify the sport, team, and amount being wagered (Ex: NBA – Chicago Bulls - $110).
4/26/2013 7:36 PM
Survivor Sportsbook
The number is (parenthesis) is the amount that would be won on a $10 wager.

    EPL Soccer (Money Line Bets)       Nascar Racing (Money Line)
Time   Matchup   Time   Event
10:00am   Everton (5) vs. Fulham (57), Draw (33)   7:30pm   Toyota Owners 400 - Odds To Win (MAX 3 Drivers)
10:00am   Southampton (8) vs. West Bromwich Albion (33), Draw (26)       Kyle Busch - 9:2 (45)
10:00am   Stoke City (12) vs. Norwich City (25), Draw (22)       Denny Hamlin - 6:1 (60)
10:00am   Wigan Athletic (25) vs. Tottenham Hotspur (10), Draw (25)       Matt Kenseth - 7:1 (70)
12:30pm   Newcastle United (19) vs. Liverpool (14), Draw (24)       Jimmy Johnson - 7:1 (70)
            Kasey Kahne - 9:1 (90)
    Boxing (Money Line Bets)       Brad Keselowski - 9:1 (90)
Time   Matchup       Clint Bowyer - 9:1 (90)
10:00pm   "Swift" Danny Garcia (2) vs. "Super" Zab Judah (37)       Jeff Gordon - 10:1 (100)
10:30pm   Chris "The Nightmare" Arreola (3) vs. Bermane "B. Ware" Stiverne (32)       Dale Earnhardt Jr - 10:1 (100)
            Kevin Harvick - 11:1 (110)
    UFC 159 (Money Line Bets)       Carl Edwards - 12:1 (120)
Time   Matchup       Tony Stewart - 18:1 (180)
9:30pm   Roy "Big Country" Nelson (5) vs. Cheick Kongo (19)       Greg Biffle - 20:1 (200)
10:00pm   Phil "Mr. Wonderful" Davis (3) vs. Vinny "Pezao" Magalhaes (26)       Martin Truex Jr - 20:1 (200)
10:30pm   Michael "The Count" Bisping (6) vs. Alan "The Talent" Belcher (14)       Mark Martin - 24:1 (240)
11:00pm   Jon "Bones" Jones (1.5) vs. Chael Sonnen (50)       Ryan Newman - 35:1 (350)
            Joey Logano - 35:1 (350)
    NBA Playoffs (Money Line Bets)       Ricky Stenhouse - 40:1 (400)
Time   Matchup       Kurt Busch - 40:1 (400)
2:00pm   Brooklyn Nets (14) at Chicago Bulls (7)       AJ Allmendinger - 45:1 (450)
4:30pm   LA Clippers (16) at Memphis Grizzlies (6)       Danica Patrick - 50:1 (500)
7:00pm   Indiana Pacers (13) at Atlanta Hawks (8)       Juan Montoya - 50:1 (500)
9:30pm   OKC Thunder (7) at Houston Rockets (13)       Field (Any Other Driver) - 14:1 (140)
             
    MLB (Money Line)       NHL (Money Line)
4:05pm   Toronto Blue Jays (15) at NY Yankees (6)   7:00pm   Nashville Predators (20) at Columbus Blue Jackets (5)
4:05pm   Baltimore Orioles (13) at Oakland A's (7)   7:00pm   Montreal Canadians (8) at Toronto Maple Leafs (11)
4:10pm   Texas Rangers (7) at Minnesota Twins (14)   7:00pm   Boston Bruins (8) at Washington Capitals (11)
4:15pm   Pittsburgh Pirates (12) at St. Louis Cardinals (8)   7:00pm   Florida Panthers (16) at Tampa Bay Lightning (6)
7:10pm   Cleveland Indians (13) at Kansas City Royals (7)   7:00pm   Detroit Red Wings (8) at Dallas Stars (11)
7:10pm   Tampa Bay Rays (9) at Chicago White Sox (11)   7:30pm   Carolina Hurricanes (17) at Pittsburgh Penguins (5)
7:10pm   Houston Astros (23) at Boston Red Sox (4)   8:00pm   Chicago Blackhawks (13) at St. Louis Blues (7)
7:10pm   Chicago Cubs (8) at Miami Marlins (12)   10:00pm   Vancouver Canucks (8) at Edmonton Oilers (11)
8:10pm   Colorado Rockies (16) at Arizona D-Backs (6)   10:00pm   Phoenix Coyotes (14) at Anaheim Ducks (7)
8:40pm   San Francisco Giants (10) at San Diego Padres (10)        
9:10pm   LA Angels (14) at Seattle Mariners (7)        
9:10pm   Milwaukee Brewers (12) at LA Dodgers (8)        
4/26/2013 7:49 PM
All of the votes have been turned in.  Anybody wishing to play an idol has until 11pm EST.
4/26/2013 8:46 PM
Posted by horvie78 on 4/26/2013 7:49:00 PM (view original):
All of the votes have been turned in.  Anybody wishing to play an idol has until 11pm EST.
Just in case I am voted off tonight, or if there was a tie vote, should I be preparing for this challenge then? Or is redemption not an option for this vote?

Ps: jagrmeister has kicked in.
4/26/2013 9:01 PM
Posted by psap on 4/26/2013 10:13:00 AM (view original):
to:  ghutton9; horvie78; polabonez; survivorxii

I am hereby passing the Idol in my possession to Polabonez.
i am sending cc: to the mods so that pass can in fact be confirmed that a physical pass was executed.


NOT A PART OF MY SITEMAIL.....
I have now lived up to my end of the bargain.  Hopefully in exchange for my Idol i am kept alive as promised for this one Tribal Council tonite.
We wants it, we needs it. Must have the precious. They stole it from us. Sneaky little hobbitses. Wicked, tricksy, false!
4/26/2013 9:35 PM
Posted by polabonez on 4/26/2013 8:46:00 PM (view original):
Posted by horvie78 on 4/26/2013 7:49:00 PM (view original):
All of the votes have been turned in.  Anybody wishing to play an idol has until 11pm EST.
Just in case I am voted off tonight, or if there was a tie vote, should I be preparing for this challenge then? Or is redemption not an option for this vote?

Ps: jagrmeister has kicked in.
Whoever gets voted out must participate in the redemption challenge.  If there is a tie, we would need a re-vote and wouldn't know the eliminated player until after the redemption challenge started...so they would not participate and would be the first member of the next redemption island group.
4/26/2013 10:35 PM
Posted by sjurat on 4/26/2013 9:01:00 PM (view original):
Posted by psap on 4/26/2013 10:13:00 AM (view original):
to:  ghutton9; horvie78; polabonez; survivorxii

I am hereby passing the Idol in my possession to Polabonez.
i am sending cc: to the mods so that pass can in fact be confirmed that a physical pass was executed.


NOT A PART OF MY SITEMAIL.....
I have now lived up to my end of the bargain.  Hopefully in exchange for my Idol i am kept alive as promised for this one Tribal Council tonite.
We wants it, we needs it. Must have the precious. They stole it from us. Sneaky little hobbitses. Wicked, tricksy, false!
My precious! One of the best movie series ever....possibly the best!
4/26/2013 11:09 PM
VOTING RESULTS

3 votes for psap

3 votes for mb625

We have a tie!


By the rules of Survivor, there will be a re-vote. Please read the following carefully:
-psap and mb625 will NOT vote
-the other 4 members (ahrens, polabonez, sjurat, and tsut30) will each vote again…they MUST vote for either psap or mb625.
-if there is another tie in the re-vote, psap and mb625 will be SAFE. Ahrens, polabonez, sjurat, and tsut30 would then compete in a small “fire-building” challenge on Sunday. The loser of this challenge would be sent to Redemption Island. 

The re-votes must be submitted to survivorxii by 5pm EST tomorrow (Saturday). Since the Redemption Island challenge is tomorrow, the eliminated player will not participate. He will be the first member of the third and FINAL Redemption Island group.
4/27/2013 12:27 AM
I suppose it's too late for me to play the Idol of Little Taliwack?
4/27/2013 8:45 AM
Posted by horvie78 on 4/26/2013 11:09:00 PM (view original):
VOTING RESULTS

3 votes for psap

3 votes for mb625

We have a tie!


By the rules of Survivor, there will be a re-vote. Please read the following carefully:
-psap and mb625 will NOT vote
-the other 4 members (ahrens, polabonez, sjurat, and tsut30) will each vote again…they MUST vote for either psap or mb625.
-if there is another tie in the re-vote, psap and mb625 will be SAFE. Ahrens, polabonez, sjurat, and tsut30 would then compete in a small “fire-building” challenge on Sunday. The loser of this challenge would be sent to Redemption Island. 

The re-votes must be submitted to survivorxii by 5pm EST tomorrow (Saturday). Since the Redemption Island challenge is tomorrow, the eliminated player will not participate. He will be the first member of the third and FINAL Redemption Island group.
The drama!

Ratings are though the roof this season!
4/28/2013 1:02 AM (edited)
Redemption Challenge Bets:

Katzphang88 Money   Stalagna Money
EPL - Norwich City(25) - $50     Nascar - Kyle Busch(45) - $80  
EPL - Tottenham(10) - $50     Nascar - Clint Bowyer(90) - $70  
EPL - Draw [Newcastle vs. Liverpool](24) - $50     Nascar - Carl Edwards(120) - $70  
Nascar - Denny Hamlin(60) - $50     EPL - Draw [Wigan vs. Tettenham](25) - $50  175
Nascar - Kasey Kahne(90) - $50     EPL - Draw [Newcastle vs. Liverpool](24) - $50  
Nascar - Jeff Gordon(100) - $50     EPL - Draw [Stoke City vs. Norwich](22) - $50  
NBA - LA Clippers(16) - $50     NBA - Brooklyn Nets(14) - $100  
NBA - Indiana Pacers(13) - $50     NBA - LA Clippers(16) - $100  
NBA - OKC Thunder(7) - $50  85   NBA - Indiana Pacers(13) - $150  
MLB - Minnesota Twins(14) - $50  120   NBA - Houston Rockets(13) - $80  
NHL - Boston Bruins(8) - $50     MLB - Colorado Rockies(16) - $50  
MLB - Pittsburgh Pirates(12) - $50  110   MLB - Houston Astros(23) - $50  
NHL - Florida Panthers(16) - $50  130   MLB - Cleveland Indians(13) - $50  
MLB - Chicago White Sox(11) - $50     NHL - Washington Capitals(11) - $50  105
MLB - Miami Marlins(12) - $50     Total Money  280
NHL - Edmonton Oilers(11) - $50  105      
NHL - Anaheim Ducks(7) - $50     shoe21 Money
MLB - SF Giants(10) - $50     UFC - Cheick Kongo(19) - $50  
MLB - Seattle Mariners(7) - $50  85   UFC - Bones Jones(1.5) - $200  230
MLB - LA Dodgers(8) - $50     NBA - Chicago Bulls(7) - $50  85
Total Money  635   NBA - OKC Thunder(7) - $50  85
      MLB - Miami Marlins(12) - $50  
Swany623 Money   MLB - St. Louis Cardinals(8) - $100  
NBA - Houston Rockets(13) - $250     MLB - LA Angels(14) - $100  
NBA - Indiana Pacers(13) - $250     MLB - Milw Brewers(12) - $100  220
NBA - LA Clippers(16) - $250     NHL - Chicago Blackhawks(13) - $250  
NBA - Chicago Bulls(7) - $250  425   NHL - Detroit Redwings(8) - $50  90
Total Money  425   Total Money  710
         
Phillyboy107 Money      
MLB - Colorado Rockies(16) - $300        
NBA - Brooklyn Nets(14) - $300        
MLB - Houston Astros(23) - $300        
UFC - Vinny Magalhes(26) - $100        
Total Money  0      
4/27/2013 12:34 PM
If anybody else wants to submit their bets to play along for fun, you have until 2pm EST.
4/28/2013 1:04 AM (edited)
Additional Picks (for fun):

Caesari
NBA: LA Clippers (16) bet is $300
NBA: Houston (13) bet is $300
NBA: Brooklyn (14) bet is $100
MLB: Boston (4) bet is $300: $420

Horvie78
Nascar - Kyle Busch(45) - $80
Nascar - Brad Keselowski(90) - $80
Nascar - Earnhardt Jr(100) - $80

MLB - TB Rays(9) - $50: $95
MLB - SF Giants(10) - $100
MLB - Toronto Jays(15) - $100
NHL - Detroit Red Wings(8) - $200: $360
NHL - Phoenix Coyotes(14) - $60: $144
NBA - Indiana Pacers(13) - $150
NBA - Houston Rockets(13) - $100
4/27/2013 4:12 PM
Nike voting, eh?
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