Every year, it seems like there's one weekend around this time of year where the sports gods decide to remind us that we are heading to that abyss section of the sports calendar, where trying to find actual sports topics to carry blog posts and five hours of radio a day is somewhat daunting.
For sports year 2012, this weekend was that weekend. Sure there was Game 7 of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals, but the window dressing surrounding it? Belmont Stakes, a big boxing pay-per-view, French Open, Euro Cup...and no LeBron free agency or college football realignment talk to save us like in summers past.
So let's get the week started with a few nuggets from the weekend, shall we?